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Architecture in South Asia: Transitions in Patronage, Practitioners, and Public Perception

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Dr.Vishnuvardhan Memorial Complex / M9 Design Studio. Image © Vivek Eadara Photography South Asia has undergone notable transformations across economic, political, social, and various other spheres. Mirroring these patterns of societal change are the architectural practices across this region. The modern nation-states of South Asia – Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka – share similar histories and a future characterized by rapid economic development

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ecuador community builds thatched ‘chaki wasi’ handicrafts center along a crater

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studio la cabina de la curiosidad works with the community to build 'chaki wasi' with its eucalyptus structure and thatched roof. The post ecuador community builds thatched ‘chaki wasi’ handicrafts center along a crater appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.

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Horizon House / Taylor Knights

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Completed in 2023 in Pascoe Vale South, Australia. Images by Tom Ross. Brief project description -& Set on a steep site in Pascoe Vale, Horizon House reimagines the typical suburban home to create a floor plan that.

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IAAC creates mobile Moca dwelling with openable fabric facades

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Students and researchers at the Institute for Advanced Architecture of Catalonia have constructed a mobile home in Barcelona using wood from Collserola Natural Park. Called Moca, an abbreviation of Mobile Catalyst, the prototype two-person dwelling is mounted on a trailer and designed to be easily transported by car. It is built from cross-laminated timber (CLT) and uses solar energy for power.

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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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45° Kindergarten / office aaa

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Completed in 2022 in Chiayi, Taiwan. Images by Yu-Chen Chao. Dapu Elementary and Junior High School Affiliated Kindergarten. Nestled in the mountainous region of Chiayi County, Dapu Township bears a significant.

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Neutelings Riedijk Architects and ARS Architectes Design Cité des Imaginaires and Grand Musée Jules Vernes in Nantes, France

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Courtesy of Neutelings Riedijk Architects / ARS Architectes Neutelings Riedijk Architects and ARS Architects Urbanistes have just won a competition to design the Cité des Imaginaires and Grand Musée Jules Verne in Nantes , France. Selected from 160 entries, their design seeks to revitalize the historic “Moulins de Nantes” mil, also known as CAP44. This industrial heritage site, notable for its unique Hennebique concrete structure, is set to be transformed into a sustainable structure within the

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Studio Aisslinger completes "nature-loving" renovation of Hotel Seegarten

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Designer Werner Aisslinger has renovated a lakeside hotel in Germany 's Sauerland region, adding hydroponics and locally sourced materials including wood and terrazzo to craft interiors informed by the surrounding nature. Hotel Seegarten is owned and operated by TV chef Olaf Baumeister, who took over the traditional inn from his parents in 1992 and has overseen its transformation into modern boutique accommodation.

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Stewart House / SSdH

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Completed in 2024 in Melbourne, Australia. Images by Pier Carthew. Heritage Value -Although the house that became ‘Stewart’ is atypical to the prescribed requirements that dictate heritage value and sits outside a.

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News: 18 developments make the cut as 2024 ULI Americas Awards for Excellence finalists

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The Urban Land Institute (ULI) has announced 18 finalists for the 2024 ULI Americas Awards for Excellence. The program, which was established in 1979, is considered among the highest achievements in the real estate development industry and honors completed projects that are exemplary of its mission of promoting best practices in development. “This year’s submissions represented a broad portfolio of work, showcasing a diverse range of projects driven by creativity and ambition,” Doug Voigt, SOM P

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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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RVTK Residential Building / Messner Architects

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Completed in 2023 in Schlanders, Italy. Images by Karina Castro. The family residence is located above the market town Silandro, on the south-facing slope of the Val Venosta Montesole Mountain. Nestled on the steep.

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Ten architecture and interior design projects by Canadian University Dubai

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Dezeen School Shows: a UAE -based astronaut training facility is included in Dezeen's latest school show by students at Canadian University Dubai. Also included is a research centre focusing on plants that can grow in salt water and an educational building designed to be inclusive and diverse. Canadian University Dubai Institution: Canadian University Dubai School: School of Architecture and Interior Design Course: ARC-562 Senior Project – Design Tutors: Dr Serkan Günay and Prof Constantin Spir

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MM House / Benjamin Goñi Arquitectos + Claro + Westendarp arquitectos

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© Nico Saieh architects: Benjamin Goñi Arquitectos architects: Claro + Westendarp Arquitectos Location: Nilque, Chile Project Year: 2023 Photographs: Nico Saieh Photographs: Area: 430.

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we design beirut’s inaugural event will activate historic sites across the lebanese capital

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read on as we guide you through the four-day festival set against the backdrop of lebanon's most iconic sites, including a converted factory and traditional mansion. The post we design beirut’s inaugural event will activate historic sites across the lebanese capital 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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HAKUHODO Gravity Office / DDAA

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Completed in 2023 in Chiyoda City, Japan. Images by Kenta Hasegawa. What is an office?& After the COVID-19 craze, online meetings and remote working have become the norm. Thanks to the improved communications.

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AXOR’s movie-like sets by antonio citterio bring individual luxury to the bathroom

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as part of make it yours! campaign, AXOR asked antonio citterio to develop two distinctive bathroom concepts for his citterio C collection. The post AXOR’s movie-like sets by antonio citterio bring individual luxury to the bathroom appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.

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Toronto Public Library – Albert Campbell Branch / LGA Architectural Partners

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© doublespace Photography architects: LGA Architectural Partners Location: Toronto, Canada Project Year: 2022 Photographs: doublespace Photography Photographs: Area: 2370.

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vertically laid bricks clad dune house’s curved volume by reform architekt in poland

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designed by reform architekt's marcin tomaszewski, the house reflects the changing shapes of dunes. The post vertically laid bricks clad dune house’s curved volume by reform architekt in poland 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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Parametric Architecture June Workshops

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We are thrilled to announce our upcoming June workshops in collaboration with our ArchDaily Supporters partner, Parametric Architecture. These workshops have been thoughtfully curated to empower architects, designers, and enthusiasts by providing them with the latest insights and skills in the dynamic realm of parametric design. Guided by industry experts and visionaries, these immersive sessions will explore cutting-edge techniques, innovative tools, and practical applications, creating an insp

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Ep 151: Starting a Business

Life of an Architect

We are finally conceding to a request that’s been made a thousand times – do an episode on starting an architectural business – a topic that I have resisted for essentially 6 years, and I think I’ve finally broken. This is not as easy of a topic to discuss as you might think because there are a million different ways you could answer a question this broad.

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Botijo House / ALE Estudio

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© Juan Aragonés architects: ALE Estudio Location: Calle Padre Oltra, 81, Carabanchel, 28019, Madrid, Spain Photographs: Juan Aragonés Photographs: Project Year: 2024 Área: 3929 ft2 Read more »

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DESIGN:ED Podcast: Cavin Costello

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The Ranch Mine co-founder Cavin Costello joins the podcast to discuss brand-building, his firm’s customized approach to designing high-end residential projects, and how transitioning to a fully remote practice has boosted creativity.

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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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House Brise / Sidney Quintela Architecture + Urban Planning

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© Manuel Sá architects: Sidney Quintela Architecture + Urban Planning Location: Praia do Forte, Bahia, Brazil Project Year: 2022 Photographs: Manuel Sá Area: 580.

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Manchester Building by rar.studio | Apartment blocks

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This early 20th century building is located in the Lisbon neighbourhood of Anjos. It had been in a state of imminent ruin, although 3 of its 10 apartments were inhabited. The rehabilitation operation was structural and transversal – with the necessary reinforcements from a structural point of view, all kinds of new infrastructures and systems to improve the energy performance and comfort of the apartments.

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Common Knowledge Studio / THISS Studio

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© Henry Woide architects: THISS Studio Location: Shoreditch, East London, United Kingdom Project Year: 2023 Photographs: Henry Woide Area: 145.

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News: €100,000 prize for your university projects / Buildner Unbuilt 2024 [Sponsored]

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As your academic year comes to a close and you are deep in the development of innovative projects, consider taking your university work beyond the classroom. The Buildner Unbuilt Award 2024 invites you to showcase your architectural concepts on an international stage. This competition is dedicated to celebrating architectural designs that have not yet been realized, providing a platform for your ideas to gain visibility and recognition.

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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!