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PARDIS Restaurant and Cafe / Country House. Architecture

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© Paul Phan architects: Country House. Architecture Location: Nguyen Tan Dinh St, Mui Ne ward, Phan Thiet City,Binh Thuan province, Vietnam Project Year: 2024 Photographs: Paul Phan Area: 380.

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Looking at the potential for adaptive reuse in the St. Louis market with HOK’s Eli Hoisington

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Over the past two decades, St. Louis has gained recognition for its growing bioscience sector. In its 2030 STL Job Plan, Greater St. Louis Inc. identified bioscience (and related fields of agtech and life sciences) as critical to the continued success of our region. To continue to fuel research and innovation in this sector, St. Louis needs talent, capital and partner institutions.

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Transforming Vacant Offices Into Dynamic Mixed-Use Hubs: Solutions for Unoccupied Buildings in U.S. Downtowns

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"Retrofitting Office Towers as Vertical Neighborhoods" Render. Image Courtesy of HOK Unoccupied office buildings in major US cities are sending their downtowns into a so-called “urban doom loop.” With the widespread adoption of hybrid work, the influx of office-goers to central business districts has drastically dwindled. As a result, retail and restaurant businesses in these areas are struggling, urban transit systems are losing ridership, and city governments are grappling with the los

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Angela Davis and Iwona Buczkowska named winners of the 2024 Ada Louise Huxtable Prize and Jane Drew Prize for Architecture

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The Jane Drew Prize for Architecture and Ada Louise Huxtable Prize for Contribution to Architecture winners have been announced today by UK-based publications Architects’ Journal and The Architectural Review as part of their annual W Awards program, which is celebrating its 12th year in 2024. Polish-born French architect Iwona Buczkowska, founder of the 44-year-old Paris studio Atelier Iwona Buczkowska , was announced as the 2024 Jane Drew Prize for Architecture.

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Architectural Visualization Trends and the Rise of AI

A new industry study conducted by Architizer on behalf of Chaos Enscape surveyed 2,139 design professionals to understand the state of architectural visualization and what to expect in the near future. We asked: How are visualizations produced in your firm? What impact does real-time rendering have? What approach are you taking toward the rise of AI?

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Urban Challenges of Hillside Cities

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Amalfi Coast. Photo by Raghu Nayyar on Unsplash. Living in cities built on geographical slopes is a unique and challenging experience. While these areas can offer panoramic views and impressive landscapes, the steep topography presents a series of challenges in terms of urban planning, structural safety, and socio-environmental risks. These cities require special care and solutions in the design of streets, buildings, and infrastructure, as well as an understanding that, for reasons of environme

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Awesome and Affordable: Making the Case for Great Housing

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as Flores is a 100% affordable, 73-unit apartment building designed by DE Architects and built by Community Corporation of Santa Monica. Image © John Linden This article was originally published on Common Edge. When Brenda Mendoza told an NPR reporter about her commute to work, she became the face of the housing crisis in Los Angeles today. Mendoza, a uniform attendant at a Marriott hotel, was living with her family in an apartment in Koreatown, where she had grown up, 10 minutes from her job.

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Marketing and business development job opportunities in NYC

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The latest curated jobs roundup from Archinect Jobs features ten architecture firms and organizations in New York City currently hiring for Marketing & Business Development specialists. For helpful guidance on how to get that next job, make sure to check out Archinect's Guide to Job Titles series and our Archinect Tips collection. Skidmore, Owings & Merrill (SOM) seeks a Sr.

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LIVE EUR Apartments / Studio IT'S

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© Francesca Iovene architects: Studio IT'S Location: Rome, Italy Project Year: 2023 Photographs: Francesca Iovene Photographs: Francesco Mattuzzi Area: 1600.

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January's Dodge Momentum Index increases slightly thanks to gains in the institutional sector

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The latest Dodge Momentum Index (DMI) report has shown a slight increase of 0.1% for January to a new total of 184.1, indicating an improvement over December’s revised figure of 183.9. Over the month, commercial planning fell by 1.0%, while institutional planning improved by 2.1%. Year over year, the DMI is now 3% lower than January 2023 's totals.

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From Plan to Reality: Unlocking the Power of Aerial Imagery for AEC

Aerial imagery has emerged as a necessary tool for architecture, engineering, and construction firms seeking to improve pre-construction site analysis, make more informed planning decisions, and ensure all stakeholders have access to an accurate visualization of the site to keep the project moving forward. Download our guide and take a deeper look at how aerial imagery can be leveraged to drive project efficiency by reducing unnecessary site visits and providing the accurate details required to

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MOVA Teacher Innovation Center / OPUS

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Completed in 2018 in Medellín, Colombia. Images by Isaac Ramirez , Sergio Gómez , Isaac Ramirez. Mova is a platform driven by the Secretaria de Educación de Medellín to enhance the quality of public education through the strengthening of.

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Renderings show proposed new White Sox stadium in Chicago's South Loop

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The Chicago White Sox professional baseball franchise may be moving out of the neighborhood that's been synonymous with its existence for more than a century if a proposal for a new stadium at The 78 advances to approval in the coming months. According to the Sun-Times , Related Midwest is pushing for a “massive financing package” from the Illinois General Assembly to fund the project by the end of spring.

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A' Design Award Launches Call for Entries for Over 100 Design Categories

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Reflex Pendant Lamp. Image © Maytoni brand visualizer Dmitry Cherednikov, 2022 The A' Design Awards have been celebrating the best in international design since 2010. With a focus on recognizing all spheres of design and creative fields, it awards hundreds of submissions every year. The categories range from Architecture, Building and Structure Design to Bathroom Furniture and Sanitary Ware Design , Street Furniture Design , and many more.

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House of Communication by HENN

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The House of Communication for the Serviceplan Group creates a distinctive spatial identity for the world's largest owner-managed agency group for innovative communication, rooted in the company’s ideals of openness and collaboration. Connecting three separate buildings via bridges, the design concept brings together 40 different agencies and 1,700 employees under one roof on the iCampus, a new innovation district near Munich's Ostbahnhof.

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7 Ways Real-Time Visualization Can Solve Architectural Challenges

In the dynamic world of architecture, design, and construction, creative problem-solving is crucial for success. Traditional methods often fall short in effectively conveying design intent to clients. Real-time visualization empowers you with a solid decision-making tool that smooths the design process. Discover the power of real-time visualization: Effective Communication Convey your vision clearly and align with clients.

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The 4th Lagos Biennial: Exploring the Spatial and Socio-Political Implications of Refuge

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Xtracenstral curated by Kukily Afrofeminist Arts Collective. Image © Dubem Nwabufo (Osondu) On the 3rd of February, this year's Lagos Biennial opened at the Tafawa Balewa Square , Lagos, an emblematic venue that was once the site of Nigerian independence celebrations in 1960. As the 4th edition of the art fair, it continues with its objective of using art to activate historic landmarks that have lost significance either through functional use or symbolic meaning to the residents of the former ca

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kengo kuma’s intricate timber structure serves as an aromatherapy diffuser in tokyo

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the porous timber structure of kengo kuma's 'AEAJ green terrace' releases aromatic essential oils throughout the interiors. The post kengo kuma’s intricate timber structure serves as an aromatherapy diffuser in tokyo appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.

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Tito 2 Apartment / Pietro Terlizzi Arquitetura

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© Guilherme Pucci architects: Pietro Terlizzi Arquitetura Location: R. Mourato Coelho, 798 - 51 - Pinheiros, São Paulo - SP, 05417-001, Brazil Project Year: 2022 Photographs: Guilherme Pucci Area: 187.

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Aerial photos reveal work progressing on The Line megacity

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A set of aerial images has revealed work progressing on The Line megacity, Oxagon port and Sindalah resort, which are being built as part of Neom in Saudi Arabia. The images, shared by The Line's chief operating officer Giles Pendleton on LinkedIn , show construction underway on the controversial project. The aerial images show The Line under construction Pendleton's images include aerial photos, that appear to be taken from a helicopter, of the excavations for The Line, which is planned to stre

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Concrete Waterproofing: The Next Step to a More Resilient Design

Don’t let water wash away all your hard work. When specifying concrete waterproofing, you need a solution that’s reliable and permanent. Without it, your concrete waterproofing is at risk of failing and letting water erode and corrode the concrete that it was supposed to protect. Reduce the risk of waterproofing failure by reading through our latest free specification e-book, which will take you through the four key components to better concrete waterproofing specification.

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FW JI·The Covered Bridge on Aqueduct / IARA

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© Huien Song architects: IARA Location: Fengwu Village, Yixian, Huangshan City, Anhui, China Project Year: 2023 Photographs: Huien Song Photographs: Xinran Wu Area: 106.

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Vector Architects designs concave Chapel of Music for Chinese seaside resort

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Chinese studio Vector Architects has completed a monolithic, concrete concert hall in the coastal resort of Aranya in Qinhuangdao. Located centrally within the town's public square, the three-pronged concrete structure was designed as an intimate space for musical performances. Vector Architects has designed a concrete music hall in Aranya Its three concave walls were informed by the Echo Wall that encircles the Imperial Vault of Heaven in Beijing – also known as the Whispering Wall because its

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Silom Residence / Yan Group

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Completed in 2023 in Bangkok, Thailand. Images by Panoramic Studio. This seven story-residential and commercial building is located at Sathorn, Bangkok’s midtown area. Because the land has a very high value, every.

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Iwona Buczkowska wins Jane Drew Prize for women in architecture 2024

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Polish-French architect Iwona Buczkowska has won the Jane Drew Prize for 2024, recognised for elevating the profile of women in architecture through her design work. Buczkowska is the director of Atelier Iwona Buczkowska , which she founded in 1980. As part of her studio, she has completed several public buildings and social housing projects in France , including Cité Pierre Sémard – the country's largest timber residential complex.

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Sustainable Architecture: Design Green with the Client in Mind

Speaker: Pedro Clarke – Principal Architect at A+ Architecture, In Loco Program Director

Sustainability begins with a conversation, and acquiring customer buy-in is entirely dependent on how the conversation is framed. Clients may not see sustainability as a priority out of fear of operational costs and quality. While these are legitimate concerns, it is our responsibility as architects to listen and foster a collaborative culture that answers client issues while also reducing our carbon footprint.

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Telugu Medium Restaurant / Sona Reddy Studio

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© Pankaj Anand architects: Sona Reddy Studio Location: Plot No.1062, Road No 46, Nandagiri Hills, Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad, Telangana 500033, India Project Year: 2023 Photographs: Pankaj Anand Area: 5200.

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Leong Leong delivers an elevated, arts-oriented apartment building for Ray Philly

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It wasn’t long ago after Dasha Zhukova opened Moscow’s celebrated Garage Center for Contemporary Art in 2008 that she began to chafe at the limitations of presenting culture within a The post Leong Leong delivers an elevated, arts-oriented apartment building for Ray Philly appeared first on The Architect’s Newspaper.

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Iwona Buczkowska and Angela Davis Receive the Jane Drew and Ada Louise Huxtable Prizes 2023

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Courtesy of Iwona Buczkowska Patricia Stroud, and Angela Davis, Oregon State University The Jane Drew Prize for Architecture 2024 and the Ada Louise Huxtable Prize for Contribution to Architecture 2024 have been awarded to Polish-French architect Iwona Buczkowska and political activist and author Angela Davis , respectively. Honoring their work and commitment to their practices, the awards highlight their efforts to raise the profile of women in architecture.

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Carsten in der Elst creates furniture by using industrial byproducts "a bit like Lego"

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A chunky rough-hewn coffee table made from discarded quarry sandstone is among a selection of furniture pieces by designer Carsten in der Elst , currently on display at Stockholm Design Week. Called Greywacke Offcut Collection, the furniture by In der Elst is on show at the Stockholm Furniture Fair as part of the city's design week. Carsten In der Elst designed rugged furniture from surplus German sandstone In der Elst sources materials that are industrial byproducts, which he handcrafts into am

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Report: Optimism for Construction Growth in the Next Year Remains High

Research reveals 96% of respondents are very or fairly optimistic about their organization’s growth prospects for the next year. The InEight Global Capital Projects Outlook also finds over half see digital technology as the greatest growth opportunity. But these are only some of the findings. Don't be kept in the dark when it comes to the future. Read the report today!