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Fortune Farm Store / MuseLAB

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Courtesy of MuseLAB architects: MuseLAB Location: Road Number 11, Gujarat International Finance Tec-City, Pirojpur, Gujarat 382355, India Project Year: 2023 Photographs: Courtesy of MuseLAB Area: 1000.

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The Need for Visionary Thinking

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The City of Eugene mailed a multi-page brochure regarding the Franklin Boulevard Transformation project to neighbors this past February. While the brochure did a good job of providing a basic project overview, a description of its funding, and the anticipated construction timeline, it was what it did not address that concerns Otto Poticha , FAIA. The elephant in the room (or perhaps rather, not in the room) is what he perceives as another example of the City’s failure to prioritize visionary thi

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Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation Selects Sasaki to Revitalize Iconic Taliesin West in Arizona, USA

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Courtesy of Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation | Taliesin West by Andrew Pielage The renowned Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation has entrusted Sasaki with the task of designing a comprehensive design for Taliesin West in Scottsdale , Arizona , United States. Deemed a world heritage site , the location is a testament to the cultural and architectural legacy of the famed architect Frank Lloyd Wright , serving as his winter retreat and experimentation hub.

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Diamond Schmitt presents New Brunswick Museum design

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Canadian practice Diamond Schmitt Architects , along with Associate Architect EXP , has unveiled the design of the new home of the New Brunswick Museum (NBM) in Saint John, New Brunswick. Canada ’s oldest continuing museum , the NBM’s footprint is set to expand, with its research work and exhibitions united within one sustainable, decarbonized facility.

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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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The Art of Building Better: How Sustainable Technologies Can Reshape Construction

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Poor surface preparation has a direct impact on the long-term performance and appearance of façade finishes. Image © Shutterstock Surface preparation is crucial in ensuring the longevity and effectiveness of coatings in construction. In fact, studies show that up to 80% of premature coating failures can be attributed to inadequate surface preparation.

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World Autism Day: 5 Projects Crafted for Differently-Abled Bodies

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© Kilian O’Sullivan | Alfreton Park Community Special School / Curl la Tourelle Head Architecture In the realm of architecture, inclusivity and accessibility have emerged as pivotal pillars in design philosophy. In honor of World Autism Day , this curated collection recognizes the evolution of architecture’s response to differently-abled bodies. The history of disability in architecture is deeply intertwined with advocacy and activism.

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SOA Architectes completes "eclectic" social housing in Parisian park

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The 19th-century villas in the suburbs of Paris informed the arched windows and sloping roofs of this social housing block in France , completed by local studio SOA Architectes. SOA Architectes was tasked with creating 24 social housing units and two affordable units at Parc Princesse – the site of a former hospital in Vésinet that is being developed into housing and an urban park.

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DAWN to DUSK Restaurant / TOUCH Architect

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© Metipat Prommomate architects: TOUCH Architect Location: 20 Thanon Krung Thep Kritha, Khwaeng Hua Mak, Khet Bang Kapi, Krung Thep Maha Nakhon 10240, Thailand Project Year: 2023 Photographs: Metipat Prommomate Area: 610.

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Eight chocolate-brown interiors that look good enough to eat

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In memoriam of the many chocolate eggs that will be consumed this Easter, our latest lookbook rounds up eight homes with tasteful cocoa-coloured interiors. Chocolatey brown might be the unofficial colour of Easter as the biggest driver of chocolate sales – second only to Christmas. But the rich, earthy hue is also proving increasingly popular among interior designers for its unique function as both a colour and a natural, able to bring a sense of warmth to otherwise minimalist spaces.

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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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Ex Officine Tosi / Ambientevario

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© Gabriele Melloni architects: Ambientevario Location: Via Giardini Nord, 4, 41043 Formigine MO, Italy Project Year: 2022 Photographs: Gabriele Melloni Area: 700.

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"Oozy mortar" gives textured finish to brick home in Australia by Studio Roam

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Oozing mortar joints create a "crusty crown" for The Brick House, a family home in Perth , Australia that has recently been completed by local practice Studio Roam. Located in the suburb of Highgate, the home replaces an existing cottage on the site that had been occupied by the clients for several years. Tasked with creating a new home while also allowing for future development, Studio Roam divided the site in half along its length, placing a skinny brick home on one side and a garden and garag

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Guemes Island Bunkhouse / SHED Architecture & Design

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© Dain Susman architects: SHED Architecture & Design Location: Guemes, Island, Washington, United States Project Year: 2023 Photographs: Dain Susman Area: 590.

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(this is) air book explores ecological and civic notions behind nic brunsdon’s NGV installation

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drawings and working materials provide insight into the technical realisation of the project, while writing teases out the ideas with which it intersects. The post (this is) air book explores ecological and civic notions behind nic brunsdon’s NGV installation 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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Populous Reveals Design for a Peak Performance Training Center in Cleveland, United States

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© Populous Populous has unveiled its design for the Cleveland Clinic Global Peak Performance Center, a 210,000-square-foot facility slanted to become the world’s largest training center. Created through a collaboration between the Cleveland Cavaliers , Cleveland Clinic , and Bedrock Real Estate , the venue will be located along the Cuyahoga River in downtown Cleveland.

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Portal House by Svima features brass details and curved oak ribbons

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Brass ribbons line the asymmetric portals that connect the kitchen and dining room of this Toronto residence, renovated by local architecture and art studio Svima. The Portal House was designed for a couple who had wanted to refresh their home for 10 years, but have very different aesthetic tastes. Two portals connect the renovated kitchen and dining areas of this Toronto home Toronto-based studio Svima found a compromise by combining his desire for "tenebrous minimalism" and her love of "bright

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Situaciones de Estar Pavilion / Veintedoce Arquitectura

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© Fidel Gallaga architects: Veintedoce Arquitectura Location: Mexicali, B.C., Mexico Project Year: 2023 Photographs: Fidel Gallaga Area: 220.

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fb+mp arquitetos applies colorful tiling to tune house’s elongated swimming pool in brazil

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fb+mp arquitetos associados selects materials to merge industrial aesthetics with environmental sensibility. The post fb+mp arquitetos applies colorful tiling to tune house’s elongated swimming pool in brazil 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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Industry Lanes Building / Architectus

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© Trevor Mein architects: Architectus Location: 459 Church St, Richmond VIC 3121, Australia Project Year: 2023 Photographs: Trevor Mein Area: 25000.

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News: New Center for Architecture exhibition features students and designers responding to the call for reproductive justice nationwide

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The Center for Architecture in New York City has announced the opening date for Spatializing Reproductive Justice. The immersive exhibition of recent student-led research and the works of contemporary designers showcases the best practices in healthcare design in the years after the controversial decision to overturn Roe v. Wade spurred architecture’s progressive call to action. “ Spatializing Reproductive Justice illustrates how architects and architecture have a role in the collective pursuit

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G Apartment Renovation / Yoshiteru Kishida + IIIRDPROJECT

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© Akira Nakamura architects: IIIRDPROJECT Location: Shibuya City, Tokyo, Japan Project Year: 2023 Photographs: Akira Nakamura Area: 68.

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A Luminous Lab at Ohio State Models Renewable Energy Strategies

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Smith-Miller+Hawkinson Architects' "living lab" incorporates a striking photovoltaic canopy and pioneering direct current systems.

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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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Revitalization Kriechere 70 / Innauer-Matt Architekten

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© Adolf Bereuter architects: Innauer-Matt Architekten Location: Bezau, Austria Project Year: 2022 Photographs: Adolf Bereuter Area: 470.

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Structural Stone Makes a Comeback

Architectural Record

A growing movement is reviving load-bearing masonry construction, using innovative techniques to overcome stone's limitations and reduce embodied carbon.

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Illuminating spaces: MHZ's legacy in light control | News | Architonic

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<p>Light, whether in a home, office, municipal building or cultural hub, is everything. It provides warmth and ambiance, and its correct modulation can profoundly alter our perception of a space and create a salve from the clamour of the outside world. The control of light is something we take for granted. Whether via blinds, textile shading or shutters, the flooding with colour and clarity of our living spaces is something fundamentally entrenched in the routine of everyday life.</p

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Quarriers Adopt Back-to-Nature Strategies

Architectural Record

As architects seek more environmentally friendly materials, the natural stone industry is embracing more sustainable practices such as water recycling, renewable energy, and site restoration.

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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!