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Harvard survey finds most architectural tasks can be done remotely

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The Harvard Graduate School of Design has published the results of their survey into the question of whether architecture can be practiced remotely. Launched in November 2022 , the survey received 221 responses from across the profession and has led organizers to conclude that “architects believe that the vast majority of architectural tasks can be done ‘entirely or almost entirely remotely’” The survey, authored by students Su In Kim, Yun Ki Cheung, and Pedro Rodrí

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new heatherwick studio exhibition in japan uncovers the soulfulness of architecture

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‘heatherwick studio: building soulfulness’ at mori art museum Tokyo’s Mori Art Museum is hosting its latest exhibition, Heatherwick Studio: Building Soulfulness, a poetic exploration into the type of architecture embued with heartfelt spirit. On show between Friday, March 17, and Sunday, June 4, 2023, at Tokyo City View, this is the first exhibition in Japan to display […] The post new heatherwick studio exhibition in japan uncovers the soulfulness of architecture appeare

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Worrell Yeung renovates a family farm compound in upstate New York

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Set within the agrarian landscape of Westchester County, this family home was designed to be thoughtfully integrated into the landscape. The post Worrell Yeung renovates a family farm compound in upstate New York appeared first on Åvontuura.

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Hotel A Cheda / Orma Architettura

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© Giaime Meloni architects: Orma Architettura Location: 20169 Bonifacio, France Project Year: 2021 Photographs: Giaime Meloni Area: 220.

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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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Featured architecture projects from female-led firms based in New York

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Continuing with our project highlights featuring built work by female-led architecture and design practices, we head East to highlight nine firms that have posted projects to their Archinect Firm Profile. From residential homes, campus extensions, adaptive reuse projects, and larger-than-life public works explore projects from female-led or owned practices below.

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ARO studio completes undulating green roof for showroom in Vietnam

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The new center will help homebuyers better understand the appearance, materials, and functions of new life when buying a home here. The post ARO studio completes undulating green roof for showroom in Vietnam appeared first on Åvontuura.

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Eight statement show spaces from Paris Fashion Week

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Clinical, stripped-back show spaces made appearances at Miu Miu and Courrèges, while Off-White and Dior opted for more extravagant sets for their Autumn Winter 2023 collections at Paris Fashion Week. Paris Fashion Week took place from 27 February to 7 March and was the final fashion event of the Autumn Winter 2023 womenswear season. This season saw brands largely return to using paired-back catwalks as settings for their show spaces, as evidenced in shows from Loewe , Miu Miu , Courrèges and Mar

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For sale: One of New York's first skyscrapers

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A protracted battle over control of one of New York City’s most iconic buildings will finally be settled at auction later this month. A group of developers will hash out their ownership of the Flatiron Building after a State Supreme Court judge ruled a sale could move forward on March 22 at Mannion Auctions. The auctioneer, Matthew D. Mannion of Mannion Auctions, LLC, confirmed that the sale is public — meaning anyone can bid, and the Flatiron Building is therefore anyone’s to

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local wood joinery technique assembles roofed residence in northern thailand

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the structure by Yangnar studio hovers over the ground standing on timber stilts. The post local wood joinery technique assembles roofed residence in northern thailand appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.

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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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heri&salli complete modular timber apartments in Vienna

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With a special focus on the potential of modular system design, a contemporary prototype by heri&salli was created. The post heri&salli complete modular timber apartments in Vienna appeared first on Åvontuura.

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"Chipperfield's work on the whole is bland, unimaginative and overly grandiose"

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David Chipperfield did not deserve to win the Pritzker Architecture Prize last week, writes Aaron Betsky. Whether it's the Oscars or the Pritzkers, it is always a fool's errand to second-guess jury choices. I mean, I liked Everything Everywhere All at Once, but really? Nonetheless, given the tremendous outpouring of support for the selection of Sir David Chipperfield as the recipient of the latter award this year, let me add a critical note.

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Female-led architecture firms currently hiring in Texas and Arizona

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Working in big cities like Los Angeles or New York may be ideal for some, but it's easy to overlook exciting job opportunities in large cities with a growing metropolitan area. If you're looking for a change of scenery, explore four firms run by women, founded/owned, or partnered by women currently hiring on Archinect Jobs. Be sure to check out our previous job highlights, where we featured job opportunities in California and New York City-based firms.

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ludwig godefroy perches mysterious monolithic residence in lush mexican forest

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to break the robustness of the exterior, the interior adopts a playful character with an open layout, multiple levels, and sculptural elements. The post ludwig godefroy perches mysterious monolithic residence in lush mexican forest 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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A Dazzling Midcentury Just Hit the Market for the First Time in Savannah

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Designed in 1959 by architect Mark Hampton, the well-preserved home has a double-height living room, extensive glazing, and plenty of outdoor space. Location : 5614 Sweetbriar Circle, Savannah, Georgia Price : $1,500,000 Architect : Mark Hampton Year Built : 1959 Footprint : 3,640 square feet (four bedrooms, three and a half baths) Lot Size : 0.6 acres From the Agent : "S avannah’s premier midcentury-modern residence comes to market for the first time since it was built in 1959.

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Shreesh Design Studio builds Indian preschool "as colourful as the minds of its users"

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Separate brightly coloured classroom buildings make up this preschool in Gujarat state, India , which was designed by local practice Shreesh Design Studio. The bold and contrasting steel structures were arranged in a circle around a central amphitheatre, which creates "a whimsical feeling" and provides "a space as colourful as the minds of its users," according to the practice.

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A Behind-the-Scenes Look at Creating a 3D Project With Enscape

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This post is brought to you by Enscape Enscape ’s in-house architect and 3D artist, Samir Mujovi, explains that a big part of his job is creating projects for the company's product releases. These projects get used in Enscape's promotional materials, including the videos that have become synonymous with each new release. In this article, Mujovi walks us through his creative process of creating the Enscape 3.3 project.

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interview: ‘rare designer’ on his crypto art and NFT evolution of pepe the frog

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the venezuelan artist sits down with designboom to talk about his journey to NFT art and his desire to positively promote pepe the frog. The post interview: ‘rare designer’ on his crypto art and NFT evolution of pepe the frog 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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Controversial Houston highway expansion will resume following civil rights investigation

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The Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) and the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) have signed an agreement that allows a controversial Houston highway project to move forward. Signed on March 7, The post Controversial Houston highway expansion will resume following civil rights investigation appeared first on The Architect’s Newspaper.

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Legendary Miami haunt News Cafe reopens after a revamp

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The cafe that prompted South Beach’s Art Deco renaissance has reopened following a total refurb – and the menu still offers plenty of classic dishes. The 24-hour breakfast spot first opened in 1989, and over the years welcomed thousands of guests each day, including A-listers such as Madonna and Gianni Versace – who famously went there for his daily breakfast and newspaper.

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The billion dollar Lucas Museum of Narrative Art is finally on course towards completion

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But even in the haze of construction, a seemingly endless swirl of workers, cranes and girders, the enormous scope of the project is coming into focus as its futuristic new home rises in Exposition Park: a grand homage to one of the nation’s best-known filmmakers, and a massive repository for an eclectic collection of 100,000 paintings, photographs, book illustrations and comic book drawings.

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marte marte architects modernizes the traditional austrial log cabin

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with its simple and abstract design, the log cabin appears to be inspired by a child's drawing. The post marte marte architects modernizes the traditional austrial log cabin 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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Glenn Howells Architects to turn Typhoo tea factory into BBC Birmingham HQ

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British studio Glenn Howells Architects has unveiled its design for the BBC headquarters in Birmingham , which will be located in the historic Typhoo Factory in the Digbeth area. The shell of the nearly-century-old building will be retained, with Glenn Howells Architects adapting its interior to create a purpose-built workplace. The BBC Birmingham headquarters will be located in the old Typhoo tea factory The studio aims to preserve as much of the original tea factory as possible and two-thirds

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Georgia O’Keeffe’s Santa Fe home is for sale

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Legendary artist Georgia O’Keeffe spent decades painting the rugged landscapes of New Mexico in a creative love-affair that would last until her death in 1986 at the age of 98. Now, her final Santa Fe home, Sol Y Sombra, is for sale, priced at $15m. The 1930s Spanish pueblo-revival style dwelling is three miles outside Santa Fe on a 20-acre estate along the old Santa Fe Trail (a 19th-century trade route that ran to Franklin, Missouri).

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The U.S. is about to begin the largest dam removal project in history

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Preconstruction work is underway on the largest dam removal and river restoration project in U.S. history. The $450 million project will take out four hydroelectric dams on the Klamath River in Oregon and California to restore habitat and passage for migrating fish. Removal work will begin this summer, starting with Copco 2, which should be gone by this fall, according to ABC 12.

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france’s first retrospective of ‘total artist’ isamu noguchi opens at musée LaM

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now on view at musée LaM, noguchi's works blended traditional craft with groundbreaking modernity The post france’s first retrospective of ‘total artist’ isamu noguchi opens at musée LaM 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!