Sat.Dec 02, 2023

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UK Housing Secretary Gove will re-review London Sphere planning permission after Mayor's refusal

Archinect

Two weeks after London Mayor Sadiq Khan announced his refusal of planning permissions for the controversial MSG Sphere development planned in East London, the UK’s housing chief has issued a rebuke that may leave some glimmer of hope for the project’s eventual realization. Several UK-based outlets are now reporting that Housing Secretary Michael Gove has asked the London Legacy Development Corporation to have the plans reviewed personally by his office before a final decision can be

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Ceramic House / Studio RAP

ArchDaily

© Riccardo De Vecchi architects: Studio RAP Location: Pieter Cornelisz Hooftstraat, 1071 Amsterdam, The Netherlands Project Year: 2023 Photographs: Riccardo De Vecchi Photographs: Courtesy of Studio RAP Read more »

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Studio Edwards adopts zero-waste strategy for Today Design office in Melbourne

Deezen

Melbourne-based Studio Edwards has completed a workspace for creative agency Today Design using recycled and off-the-shelf materials that could be reused in the future. Located on the 12th floor of an office block in Melbourne's Collingwood neighbourhood, the Today Design Workspace features partition walls made from OSB (oriented strand board) and translucent corrugated fibreglass.

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Palmeira Apartament / Studio Gameiro

ArchDaily

Completed in 2023 in Lisboa, Portugal. Images by Francisco Nogueira. This unique and singular story begins when our clients discover a hidden gem in the heart of Príncipe Real, one of the most desired and beautiful.

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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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Built Works creates Drying Shed sauna in East Sussex woodland

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Red shingles and an oversailing roof characterise this sauna , which London studio Built Works has completed in a woodland in East Sussex. Located on the edge of a family-run farm in the High Weald Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, the Drying Shed serves guests staying in two nearby cabins. Built Works has created the Drying Shed sauna in East Sussex The sauna was commissioned by Architects Holiday , a platform created by the Built Works team that specialises in architect-designed holiday cabi

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Fungi Kingdom bio-art installation offers contemplative space in Buenos Aires

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A hundred mushroom-shaped stools encircle an incubator for growing different fungi species as part of this bio-art installation in Buenos Aires. The Fungi Kingdom – Urban Farm installation was created by architects Julio Oropel and Jose Luis Zacarias Otiñano inside the historic Tiro Federal Argentino, built in 1937. The installation at the Tiro Federal Argentino includes a ring-shaped incubator for growing fungi Responding to the rationalist stone architecture of the building's Central Hall, pa

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13a Portobello / Gró. Works

ArchDaily

Completed in 2023 in Ireland. Images by Fionn McCann. Portobello is a historic neighborhood on the southern outskirts of Dublin City, between the city and the tree-lined Royal Canal, giving it a uniquely.

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schiaparelli and chanel celebrated in bronze sculpture exhibition in london

designboom

the show pays homage to the enduring legacy and rivalry between the two iconic designers through 40 bronze sculptures with fluid lines and intricate embellishments. The post schiaparelli and chanel celebrated in bronze sculpture exhibition in london appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.

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Fratelli Sports Complex / Andres Milos Arquitectos + Boris Bacaluzzo

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© Ramiro Sosa architects: Andres Milos Arquitectos architects: Boris Bacaluzzo Location: Miguel David 2800, Paraná, Entre Ríos, Argentina Project Year: 2023 Photographs: Ramiro Sosa Area: 60.

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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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News: New architecture and design competitions: AI for the Built Environment, International VELUX Award, MICROHOME, and FRAME Awards

Bustler

For this week's curated picks of architecture and design competitions listed on Bustler, we are featuring four briefs calling for innovative design solutions exploring the use of AI in the built environment, fresh ideas for ways to harness daylight for the well-being of building inhabitants, concepts for off-grid, modular homes, and outstanding works in the fields of interior and product design.

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Xikou Future Community Center / y.ad studio

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© Schran Image architects: y.ad studio Location: Huangnishan Community, Xikou Town, Longyou County, Quzhou City, China Project Year: 2023 Photographs: Schran Image Area: 820.

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traditional wooden hanok roof frame tops nomal’s renovated restaurant in korea

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the design prioritizes the preservation of the building's historical integrity, emphasizing existing structural elements. The post traditional wooden hanok roof frame tops nomal’s renovated restaurant in korea appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.

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House A / XStudio

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© David Rodríguez architects: XStudio Location: 35400 Arucas, Las Palmas, Spain Project Year: 2021 Photographs: David Rodríguez Area: 239.

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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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stackabl turns manufacturing waste into bold furniture collection at design miami

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the baer collection, including an armchair, bench, chaise, and coffee table, is characterized by clean lines, sun-saturated colors, and intricate details. The post stackabl turns manufacturing waste into bold furniture collection at design miami appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.

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The Reading Room / A N Design Studio

ArchDaily

© Pigments Imagery architects: A N Design Studio Location: Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India Project Year: 2023 Photographs: Pigments Imagery Area: 233.

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isern serra curates modular interiors for fashion brand ‘thinking mu’ in barcelona

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isern serra designs 'thinking mu' barcelona pop-up shop with a vision of simplicity, cleansing the space and bathing it in warm tones. The post isern serra curates modular interiors for fashion brand ‘thinking mu’ in barcelona appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.

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House of the Flying Bowtie / Frankie Pappas

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Courtesy of Frankie Pappas architects: Frankie Pappas Location: Johannesburg, South Africa Project Year: 2022 Photographs: Courtesy of Frankie Pappas Area: 360.

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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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Cruise ships of urbanity

Brandon Donnelly

There are many ways to describe one of the prevailing urban forms emerging across the Greater Toronto Area. You could call it spiky urbanism. You could call it a collection of peaks and plains. Or — as it is referred to in this recent article by Alex Bozikovic about “turning the suburb into the city” — you could call it cruise ship urbanity: These megaprojects are where Toronto has chosen to cram much of its new growth – “cruise ships of urbanity,” as Mr.

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Toto Ipanema / Tadu Arquitetura

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© João Duayer architects: Tadu Arquitetura Location: Ipanema, Rio de Janeiro - RJ, Brasil Project Year: 2023 Photographs: Joao Duayer Area: 97.

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Warm minimalism in a 1900 building by Forma Arquitectura | Living space

Architonic

This project presents the interior renovation of a space located in a traditional catalan modernist house on the mountain of Montjuic, Barcelona. It is a listed house, full of architectural details that had been pushed into the background after some tasteless renovations made by the previous owners. The objective was to rescue the original values of the house and integrate them with a contemporary intervention.

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1st December 2023 Saturday - Khaliq

Lines on Paper

Two days ago, I saw an email from a former student from UNIMAS looking for work. I pass it to SML thinking that they'd need more staff. But in view of the confirmed project yesterday, I thought that Sean and George might need a pair of steady hands. I rang Khaliq, who arrive Friday morning ready to work. We did put him to work, he'll start officially on Monday.

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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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Warm minimalism in a 1900 bulding by Forma Arquitectura | Living space

Architonic

This project presents the interior renovation of a space located in a traditional catalan modernist house on the mountain of Montjuic, Barcelona. It is a listed house, full of architectural details that had been pushed into the background after some tasteless renovations made by the previous owners. The objective was to rescue the original values of the house and integrate them with a contemporary intervention.

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Vote for the best house of 2023!

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A converted school in Puglia and a mountainside dwelling in Crete are among the top 10 houses to turn Dezeen readers' heads in 2023 , but which is your favourite? It's time to vote! As part of our review of 2023 , we have rounded up 10 of Dezeen's most popular houses from the year and are inviting you to vote for the best, with the winner set to be revealed on New Year's Eve.

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Top 15 Front Elevation Designs for Homes with Pictures in 2023

Architecture Ideas

Because here’s the thing – we aren’t looking for houses; we’re looking for a home. A house can supply you with a place to sleep, to cook, to store your car. A home fits your soul. – Erica Bauermeister Having a house that expresses one’s personality and individuality well is great. Both exteriors and interiors play a significant role in keeping the overall appearance of a building.

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LPA Design Studios Create a Collaborative Learning Community With the New Agnews Campus

World Architecture Community

Agnews campus is the result of a successful interpretation of what a combined school including elementary, middle and high school can look like on a single öö-acre site. The site once home to a historic mental health facility, now houses the three schools that share the common ar.

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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!