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Zaha Hadid Architects designs world's first green hydrogen refueling network for recreational boating

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Zaha Hadid Architects has designed the world’s first green hydrogen refueling infrastructure for the recreational boating industry. Refueling stations will be installed at 25 Italian marinas. The project is being spurred by an approximately $108 million investment led by NatPower H, a global developer of technologies for the production, storage, and distribution of green hydrogen.

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The Second Studio Podcast: The Challenges of Small Projects

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Courtesy of TSSP The Second Studio (formerly The Midnight Charette) is an explicit podcast about design, architecture, and the everyday. Hosted by Architects David Lee and Marina Bourderonnet, it features different creative professionals in unscripted conversations that allow for thoughtful takes and personal discussions. A variety of subjects are covered with honesty and humor: some episodes are interviews, while others are tips for fellow designers, reviews of buildings and other projects, or

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Nanjing Lishui OCT Exhibition Center by Lacime Architects

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As the inaugural project of the Nanjing Characteristic Cultural Tourism Center, Lishui OCT Exhibition Center is not merely a showcase for regional planning but a robust support for the community's future functional transformations. Drawing inspiration from abstract geometric forms, the designer abstracts the unique historical charm of Liushui onto the canvas of a new building.

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Aceleradora La Paz Hospital / Murado & Elvira Architects

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© Imagen Subliminal architects: Murado & Elvira Architects Location: P.º de la Castellana, Madrid, Spain Project Year: 2023 Photographs: Imagen Subliminal Area: 138.

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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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OCT Exhibition Center by Lacime Architects

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As the inaugural project of the Nanjing Characteristic Cultural Tourism Center, Lishui OCT Exhibition Center is not merely a showcase for regional planning but a robust support for the community's future functional transformations. Drawing inspiration from abstract geometric forms, the designer abstracts the unique historical charm of Liushui onto the canvas of a new building.

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MVRDV to breathe new life into a former cement factory in shanghai

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MVRDV will reshape shanghai's industrial heritage with its 'gate M west bund dream center,' revitalizing a former cement factory. The post MVRDV to breathe new life into a former cement factory in shanghai appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.

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iCampus Rhenania / HENN

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Completed in 2022 in München, Germany. Images by HGEsch. In the new Werksviertel located in the east of Munich, where mashed potatoes, motorcycles and men’s suits were once manufactured and party people.

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researchers create thermal earring that can monitor temperature and stress like smartwatch

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using temperature sensors and bluetooth, the university of washington researchers’ thermal earring can also detect variations related to eating, exercising and ovulation. The post researchers create thermal earring that can monitor temperature and stress like smartwatch appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.

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Xiaotang No.12 / IARA

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Completed in 2020 in Beijing, China. Images by Xin Li、Aurelien Chen. "Xiaotang No.12," a Beijing inner-city renovation project in Xiaotang Hutong, stands amidst the few remaining old neighborhoods. Despite being.

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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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Stingray-shaped roof crowns Maldives restaurant by Atelier Nomadic

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A bamboo canopy modelled on stingrays tops Overwater Restaurant, which architecture studio Atelier Nomadic has added to a lagoon in the Maldives. The Japanese restaurant is raised on an existing jetty that extends out from the shore and has a bamboo structure with tree-like columns to support its wavy roof. Drawing inspiration from the surrounding water, Atelier Nomadic designed its form to resemble the shape of pink whiprays, a species of stingray found in the lagoon.

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Mirador del Duende / Universidad Católica de Pereira

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Cortesía de Intersemestral “Laboratorio de Construcción 2023” architects: Universidad Católica de Pereira Ubicación: Pereira-Mundo Nuevo, Pereira, Risaralda, Colombia Año Proyecto: 2023 Fotografías: Courtesy of Intersemestral “Laboratorio de Construcción 2023” Área: 49.

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Isabelle Heilmann converts Parisian textile workshop into loft apartment

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Interior designer Isabelle Heilmann has used glazing and level changes to turn a former textile workshop in Paris into an open-plan apartment with a dedicated home office. The owners of the property on Rue Jean-Pierre Timbaud asked Heilmann's studio Epicène to rationalise the interior and create a space for home working while maintaining the apartment's quirky layout.

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Ruanchong Primary School / Archseeing

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© Zhong Liu architects: Archseeing Location: Dongguan, Provincia de Cantón, China Project Year: 2023 Photographs: Zhong Liu Photographs: Jiangxing Liu Photographs: Zhaokun Fan Area: 1300.

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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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eme 157’s domehome emerges from foliage-covered brick house in spain

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eme 157 embraces material simplicity, incorporating mortar floors, polished stainless steel, and linoleum board for furniture. The post eme 157’s domehome emerges from foliage-covered brick house in spain appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.

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Strata House / pH+ Architects

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© Tom Ferguson Photography architects: pH+ Architects Location: Earlwood NSW 2206, Australia Project Year: 2022 Photographs: Tom Ferguson Photography Area: 322.

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spells: a compendium of powerful AI prompts to enhance generative art creation

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RAM studio and max kuwertz compile 250 high-value prompts and images from 56 leading artists, to help enhance application of AI in life and work. The post spells: a compendium of powerful AI prompts to enhance generative art creation appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.

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The House with Two Courts / Studio mahajani + mahajani

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© Hemant Patil architects: Studio mahajani + mahajani Location: Phaltan, Maharashtra, India Project Year: 2023 Photographs: Hemant Patil Area: 1200.

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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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Ten rooms that make clever use of the "unexpected red theory"

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An interior design trend born out of a viral TikTok video, championing the addition of red "in places where it has no business", is the focus of our latest lookbook. The "unexpected red theory" was coined by Brooklyn-based interior designer Taylor Migliazzo Simon in a video that has had over 900,000 views on TikTok. Simon describes it as "adding anything that's red, big or small, to a room where it doesn't match at all" with the result that "it automatically looks better".

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Tribute: Marsha Maytum (1954–2024)

Architectural Record

The San Francisco–based co-founder of Leddy Maytum Stacy Architects is remembered as a mentor, a pioneer of sustainable design, and a firm believer that architecture should serve people of all backgrounds and abilities.

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Home Studios uses local materials to renovate Northern California hotel

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Brooklyn-based Home Studios has turned a conference centre in Northern California back into a luxury hotel , as originally intended by the property's founder: the inventor of the radio. The Lodge at Marconi sits on a 62-acre site next to Tomales Bay, within the picturesque Marconi State Historic Park – a 1.5-hour drive up Highway Route 1 from San Francisco.

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R.I.P. germain’s facade and storefront sculptures shed light on marginalized communities

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the works at sculpturecenter explore the concept of 'false fronts' – spaces that look ordinary but serve alternative purposes, like illegal trading or community gathering spots. The post R.I.P. germain’s facade and storefront sculptures shed light on marginalized communities appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.

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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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Save Pawtucket’s Ott Mansion

Architecture Here and There

The Read-Ott Mansion, 97 Walcott St., Quality Hill, Pawtucket, R.I. The headline of this post is the same as when I wrote it as my weekly column for the Providence Journal in 2008. The Read-Ott Mansion was at a most dire risk of demolition then, and remains so now. Its owner, the Assumption of the Virgin Mary Greek Orthodox Church of Pawtucket, is about to tear it down.

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Trends in Outdoor Furniture for 2024 What’s Hot This Season

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As we delve into 2024, outdoor spaces continue to transcend mere functional extensions of our homes, becoming havens for relaxation, socializing, and self-expression. This season heralds an exciting fusion of design innovation and functional sophistication in outdoor furniture , offering an array of trends that elevate alfresco living to new heights.

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The Mu Feng Yue Hot Spring Hotel by STUDIO A+: A Serene Escape

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Designed by STUDIO A+, the Mu Feng Yue Hot Spring Hotel offers a tranquil escape from the urban hustle while remaining connected to the city’s conveniences. Spanning a total floor. The post The Mu Feng Yue Hot Spring Hotel by STUDIO A+: A Serene Escape appeared first on ArchEyes.

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Designing Your Dream Home: How to Choose the Right Architectural Design for Your Home

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The home is a sanctuary for unwinding and entertainment and reflects your personality. Whether beginning from scratch or starting a renovation project, designing your home ensures you can shape it to align with your lifestyle and vision. Below, you will find expert tips and creative insights to help you make informed decisions as you design your home. photo- render studio altstudio.ch Picture your dream home The first step is picturing your vision.

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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!