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Nandi House / Fino Lozano + Moro Taller de Arquitectura

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© Rafael Palacios Macias architects: Fino Lozano architects: Moro Taller de Arquitectura Location: San José de Gracia, Michoacan, Mexico Project Year: 2022 Photographs: Rafael Palacios Macias Area: 1345 ft2 Read more »

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Just Finished Architecture School? Here's Some Advice

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As the 2023/2024 academic year draws to a close, architecture graduates across the United States are preparing for the next stage in their design career, be it through employment , further education, journeys into adjacent fields, and beyond. If you are one of the many graduates embarking on this next chapter, we offer you not only our congratulations, but also a non-exhaustive collection of thoughts and advice to support your journey.

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Silo House / Kaiserworks

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© Shelby Moore architects: Kaiserworks Location: Phoenix, Arizona, United States Project Year: 2014 Photographs: Shelby Moore Photographs: Christoph Kaiser Photographs: Matt Winquist Photographs: Mark Lipczynski Area: 340.

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Gordie Howe International Bridge nearing finish line with bridge deck nearing completion

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Following news from earlier this year that the completion date for the Gordie Howe International Bridge had been pushed back, it has recently been announced that the delayed $4.8 billion project is approaching the finish line. Previously on Archinect: Gordie Howe International Bridge construction: Opening delayed to September 2025 According to the project team, they have begun the final steps to connect the bridge deck over the Detroit River, with 85 feet remaining.

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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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Pura Vida Shelter / Heron Estudio

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Completed in 2024 in La Paloma, Uruguay. Images by Susie Elberse, Jorge Chagas. Located along the captivating coast of La Paloma, Uruguay, are two innovative shelters that blend modern architectural concepts with the timeless.

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Vertical Extension on Avenue Wendt / Lecroix Chessex

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© Olivier di Giambattista architects: Lecroix Chessex Location: Genève, Switzerland Project Year: 2023 Photographs: Olivier di Giambattista Area: 1150.

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Studio Gang-designed agricultural education center in Brooklyn breaks ground

Archinect

Last weekend, the Studio Gang -designed Marlboro Agricultural Education Center (MAEC) broke ground in Brooklyn ’s Gravesend neighborhood. The new 9,900-square-foot, $18.2 million project transforms the site of the New York City Housing Authority’s (NYCHA) Marlboro Houses into an education, job training, nutrition and urban agriculture hub.

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Jaguatirica Cabin / Pitta Arquitetura

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© João Paulo Soares de Oliveira architects: Pitta Arquitetura Location: Ressaca, Brazil Project Year: 2021 Photographs: João Paulo Soares de Oliveira Area: 65.

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MAST to create stilt-house hotel in abandoned Portuguese salina

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Danish maritime architecture studio MAST has revealed plans to build a hotel formed of houses on stilts in a Portuguese lagoon formerly used for salt production. Located on the Sado Estuary near Setúbal, the overgrown salina will be transformed into an eco-conscious tourist destination that takes cues from the traditional fisherman's huts and jetties common to lagoons and rivers in the south of Portugal.

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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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Sustainable Heating: Explore 4 Projects Featuring Trombe Walls that Enhance Thermal Efficiency

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© Victoria Tanto A Trombe wall is a passive solar building feature that enhances thermal efficiency. Positioned on the sun-facing side of a structure, it consists of a wall made from materials like brick, stone, or concrete, and a glass panel or polycarbonate sheet placed a few centimeters in front of it. Solar radiation penetrates the glass during daylight hours and heats the masonry wall.

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melodic tubes sway in the wind, inviting pedestrians to vibrant red pavilion in mexico

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the structure features a suspended red canopy over matching pavement and urban furniture with a stone-like appearance. The post melodic tubes sway in the wind, inviting pedestrians to vibrant red pavilion in mexico appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.

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Collective Reticulárea: Communal Cartographies / LA ESCUELA

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© Josseline Chalbaud architects: LA ESCUELA Location: Caracas, Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of Project Year: 2024 Photographs: Josseline Chalbaud Read more »

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german design awards 2025 open call for entries with new AI metaverse category

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to highlight the influence of AI and digital design, participants can submit projects in the 'AI in architecture and metaverse space design' category too. The post german design awards 2025 open call for entries with new AI metaverse category appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.

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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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Jing'an Yuyao Road Kindergarten Branch / Atelier Liu Yuyang Architects

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© Fangfang Tian architects: Atelier Liu Yuyang Architects Location: Jing An Qu, China Photographs: Fangfang Tian Photographs: ALYA Area: 2900.

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Tomohiro Hata Architect and Associates design farm-style courtyard house in Kyoto

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This is a project to rebuild an old house in Muko city, in Kyoto prefecture. Farmland and bamboo forests spread surrounding the site. The post Tomohiro Hata Architect and Associates design farm-style courtyard house in Kyoto appeared first on Åvontuura.

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Melrose Housing / Taillandier Architectes Associés

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© Roland Halbe architects: Taillandier Architectes Associés Location: Seilh, France Project Year: 2021 Photographs: Roland Halbe Area: 3148.

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address marker nesting boxes invite local birds to coexist with city dwellers

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by choosing the appropriate combination of numbers and mounting them on the front wall of a building, you can invite local birds to share your space. The post address marker nesting boxes invite local birds to coexist with city dwellers appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.

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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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New York transit infrastructure risks "falling behind" after paused congestion pricing

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Architects and transit officials have raised concerns over the well-being of New York 's transit infrastructure after the plan to tax automobile drivers entering the city was paused by the state government. The New York chapter of the American Insitute of Architects ( AIA ) and notable architects such as WXY Architecture founder Claire Weisz have raised alarms after a recent announcement that paused legislation aimed at reducing automobile congestion in Manhattan by charging a "congestion price"

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SOM will turn tall buildings into ‘big batteries’ that can store and supply renewable energy

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the system resembles a giant seesaw with heavy weights that go up and down, employing gravity to store, then later supply, renewable energy. The post SOM will turn tall buildings into ‘big batteries’ that can store and supply renewable energy appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.

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Nikjoo and Flawk bring "intrigue and delight" to derelict house in London

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Architecture studio Nikjoo has renovated a post-war home called Trove in east London , opening up its interior and adding a pair of extensions with fittings by emerging designers. Nikjoo collaborated with creative developer Flawk to carry out the project, after its founder Ashley Law purchased the derelict house in 2022. Nikjoo has renovated and extended a house in east London The London studio was responsible for transforming Trove's dark and compartmentalised interior and expanding it with rea

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VIP arrivals: hottest hotels opening in June 2024

Hotel Designs

Hotel Designs VIP arrivals: hottest hotels opening in June 2024 VIP arrivals: hottest hotels opening in June 2024 Checking out some of the latest hotels guests will be checking into this summer, Editor Sophie Harper gives us her top picks from June’s hottest hotel openings… Summer is upon us (not that we’ve seen much sunshine here in the UK)! But June does typically signal the beginning of peak season, particularly across the European travel market, and therefore we have seen the usual rise in n

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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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An extension to the Yale Peabody Museum by Centerbrook Architects continues a legacy centered on learning

The Architect's Newsletter

It seems intuitive that a museum affiliated with a university should have classrooms. But in the case of the Yale Peabody Museum in New Haven, Connecticut, it took over 100 The post An extension to the Yale Peabody Museum by Centerbrook Architects continues a legacy centered on learning appeared first on The Architect’s Newspaper.

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stefano boeri unveils winning masterplan for new green district in bratislava

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stefano boeri's masterplan will form a 'european matrix' in bratislava, with traditional stone and brick facades integrated with greenery. The post stefano boeri unveils winning masterplan for new green district in bratislava appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.

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This Midcentury Home Was Designed by a Lloyd Wright Protégé. A San Diego Couple Just Freshened It Up

Dwell

After discovering a one-of-a-kind residence in La Jolla, Paul Basile and Jules Wilson only enhanced Frederick Liebhardt’s original vision. They say there’s never a perfect moment to buy a home, and that was certainly the case for designers Paul Basile and Jules Wilson. "We had only been dating for a year and I had just purchased a condo in a high-rise in downtown San Diego," explains Paul.

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herzog & de meuron’s helvetia campus basel expansion features two james turrell lightworks

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helvetia's program features a blend of offices, gathering places, and amenities for all basel-based employees, as well as a public program enlivened by two james turrell lighting commissions. The post herzog & de meuron’s helvetia campus basel expansion features two james turrell lightworks appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.

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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!