Wed.May 15, 2024

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Aleatek Studio Reveals Design of the Serbia Pavilion at Expo 2025 Osaka

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© Aleatek Studio Aleatek Studio ’s concept of “Floating Forest” has been announced as the winner of the competition for the design of the Serbia Pavilion at Expo Osaka 2025. The pavilion, will be located at the West Entrance and Earth Plaza, aims to interpret Serbian culture and the country’s natural landscape through architectural expression. The design strategy also aligns with the theme “Play for humanity” of the upcoming Specialised Expo 2027 to be held in Belgrade.

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Converted grain silo opens as new art destination in southern Norway

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Norway ’s new Kunstsilo Museum has opened to the public in the southern port city of Kristiansand. The new home for the private collection of Nicolai Tangen is the product of a six-year transformation authored by Spanish studios Mestres Wåge Arquitectes, Mendoza Partida, and BAX in a former grain silo (hence the name) and integrates the Southern Norway Art Museum’s holdings seamlessly into one space that covers three floors and yields a total of 3,300 square meters (35,520 squa

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EE House / WOS Architects

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© Prueksakun Kornudom, Ketsiree Wongwan architects: WOS Architects Location: , Thailand Project Year: 2022 Photographs: Prueksakun Kornudom, Ketsiree Wongwan Area: 160.

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New London Architecture celebrates Don't Move, Improve! 2024 winners

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New London Architecture has named the overall winner of the 2024 Don’t Move, Improve! competition in the culmination of the annual contest’s 15th edition. Emil Eve Architects’ Aden Grove renovation in Hackney was elevated above 15 others on the previously announced shortlist to win ‘Home of The Year’ honors. Its materials palette and overall resourcefulness were among the project superlatives championed by jury members, which this year included Ellie Stathaki, Ed Ja

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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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Hotels in Mexico: Utilizing Natural Materials and Waste in Contemporary Construction

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Bamboo Temple Hotel/ Arquitectura Mixta. Image © Pacha Mother / Adrian Hernandez In the quest to promote a more sustainable construction where the use of natural materials contributes to the transmission of local traditions and cultures , an increasing number of architecture projects are exploring different resources and techniques to address environmental, economic, or social concerns.

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“We Can Transform the Profession by Rethinking How We Might Serve Society”: A Conversation With Ronald Rael

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Mud Frontiers. Image Courtesy of Rael San Fratello Understanding a discipline from multiple perspectives and intersections is essential for acquiring a deep understanding of it. In architecture, the diversity of approaches to its study enriches our perception by allowing us to appreciate its complexity from different angles. For students and professionals alike, exploring aspects such as history, sources of materials and products , construction processes, implementation of new technologies, and

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Sou Fujimoto's wooden Grand Ring for Expo 2025 Osaka is taking shape

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The Sou Fujimoto -designed wooden Grand Ring roof for the upcoming Expo 2025 in Osaka, Japan, is coming together just under a year before the fair officially opens to the public on April 13th, 2025. As detailed in an earlier construction update , the structure will be realized at 1,969 feet (600 meters) in diameter and serve as the main circulatory route for visitors to access the exhibition’s 161 total participating countries and locations.

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Exploring the Intersection of Architecture and Art: "Not Vital" by Alma Zevi

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House to Watch the Sunset, concrete. Image Courtesy of Alma Zevi Alma Zevi has developed a book offering an intimate and definitive account following the career of Swiss sculptor, painter, and architect Not Vital. This comprehensive book delves into Vital’s pomading life, seeking and building homes in various cities, from Paris , New York , Beijing, and Rio de Janeiro.

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Heatherwick's 'Humanise' campaign inspires 'joyful' architecture degree at UK university

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The UK’s Loughborough University has accepted Thomas Heatherwick 's challenge to ‘humanize’ and create ‘joyful’ architecture with a new academic offering: A master's degree aiming to give students the opportunity to take part in a burgeoning movement created to solve a global “urban crisis” over the next decade.

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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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Tung Yuan Kindergarten / office aaa

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Completed in 2020 in Taichung, Taiwan. Images by Tze-Chun Wei. Tung Yuen Kindergarten is a 2-story concrete building located in an industrial neighbourhood at the outskirt of Taichung city. With total floor area.

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Yancheng East Lake Xinyu Commercial by Lacime Architects

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This project is located in the Urban Sports Park and along the canal in the Eastern Development Zone of Yancheng City, Jiangsu Province. Surrounded by government offices, residential areas, reception hotels, and other facilities, it represents a typical new urban development zone in China. The site itself exhibits typical characteristics of Chinese urban development zones, lacking regional features and highlighting the roughness of rapid urbanization.

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Three Object Apartment / DeMachinas + Elina Loukou

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© Vassilis Makris architects: DeMachinas architects: Elina Loukou Location: Athens, Greece Project Year: 2023 Photographs: Vassilis Makris Area: 165.

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Phillips Auction House - New York Headquarters by studioMDA

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Summer 2021 saw Phillips International Auction House open its new headquarters designed by studioMDA, at 432 Park Avenue in New York. The new auction house will occupy the existing white-glass structure known as the “Park Avenue Cube” studioMDA creates a new and unique auction house by designing the new Phillips headquarters to allow a direct visual connection from the street to the auction experience, promoting architectural transparency and public engagement, thus shedding the clas

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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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Planar House / DADA Partners

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© Ranjan Sharma / Lightzone India architects: DADA Partners Location: New Delhi, India Project Year: 2023 Photographs: Ranjan Sharma / Lightzone India Area: 15000.

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Do you speak French? Your next career move could be to Serpentine designers Frida Escobedo Studio

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Following our previous look at an opening for an Exhibition Designer at the Philadelphia Museum of Art , we are using this week’s edition of our Job Highlights series to explore an open role on Archinect Jobs for a Project Manager at Frida Escobedo Studio. The role, based in New York City calls for a French-speaking senior architect with 9+ years of experience working on complex projects.

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BigRock Headquarters / ZAA Zanon Architetti Associati

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© Marco Zanta architects: ZAA Zanon Architetti Associati Location: 31056 Roncade, Treviso, Italy Project Year: 2020 Photographs: Marco Zanta Area: 1058.

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Center for Advanced Mobility by studioMDA

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The Center for Advanced Mobility is a groundbreaking symbiosis between nature and technology, functionality and dynamic form, as it combines high performance laboratories within the urban environment. Designed by studioMDA for the University of Applied Sciences – The Center for Advanced Mobility considers the academic environment thoughtfully and provides a space that encourages interdisciplinary collaboration.

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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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Pasha / Studio Saxe

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© Selva Studio Photography architects: Studio Saxe Location: Santa Teresa, Costa Rica Project Year: 2022 Photographs: Selva Studio Photography Area: 1025.

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Henning Larsen & KHR Architecture design visionary pediatric and women’s hospital in Bergen, Norway

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This visionary project, completed in December 2023, redefines the concept of a comprehensive pediatric and women's hospital. The post Henning Larsen & KHR Architecture design visionary pediatric and women’s hospital in Bergen, Norway appeared first on Åvontuura.

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Clifton Hill Primary School / Jackson Clements Burrows Architects

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© Peter Clarke architects: Jackson Clements Burrows Architects Location: Clifton Hill, Australia Project Year: 2023 Photographs: Peter Clarke Area: 2525.

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"Public technology sculpture" The Portal shut down after "inappropriate behaviour"

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An interactive video installation connecting Dublin and New York City that was set to form part of NYCxDesign programming was temporarily shut down for poor behaviour from both cities. Founded by Lithuanian artist Benediktas Gylys , The Portal installation is an ongoing initiative in which two circular screens are installed in partner cities and cast a 24/7 live feed of its inhabitants to the other, as a "bridge to cultures from around the world".

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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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Enhanced Visuals for a New Layer of Realism in Sketchup 2024

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Courtesy of SketchUp More realistic visuals and expedited as-built modeling workflows (directly on iPad with Scan-to-Design [Labs]) are part of the latest release of SketchUp architectural design software. The 2024 version includes performance upgrades to boost productivity, ranging from a new graphics engine to easier ways to share ideas with stakeholders.

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Thomas Heatherwick's Humanise campaign launches "joyful architecture" degree

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British designer Thomas Heatherwick 's Humanise campaign is developing a master's degree at Loughborough University, which aims to challenge conventional architecture education. Set to start in autumn 2025, the degree is hoped to foster a generation of architects who will "inspire joyful architecture", in line with the goals of the movement. Heatherwick's Humanise campaign was launched in October 2023 as a call for an end to "soulless and boring buildings".

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Residência FE / Telles Arquitetura

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© André Scarpa architects: Telles Arquitetura Location: Campinas - Estado de São Paulo, Brazil Project Year: 2021 Photographs: André Scarpa Read more »

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‘Tables are the closest thing to architecture’: Robin Rizzini x Pedrali | News | Architonic

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<p>Every now and then something happens that makes me feel old. I don’t mean I’ve-never-heard-of-Taylor-Swift old. I mean the kind of old where you feel you’re no longer down with the kids. (And yes. I realise that’s an expression that an old person would use.)</p> <p>Take the word ‘rizz’. Those cunning linguists at the Oxford English Dictionary found its nowness so persuasive, they named it word of the year for 2023.

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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!