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Japanese Architect Riken Yamamoto Receives the 2024 Pritzker Architecture Prize

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Riken Yamamoto. Photo courtesy of Tom Welsh Japanese architect and social advocate, Riken Yamamoto , has been selected as the 2024 Pritzker Architecture Prize Laureate. Known for establishing a "kinship between public and private realms" and creating "architecture as background and foreground to everyday life," Yamamoto is the 53rd honoree of the Pritzker Architecture Prize and the ninth architect from Japan to receive this recognition, following Arata Isozaki, Shigeru Ban, Kazuyo Sejima, Ryue N

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The People’s Place in the City of Bits and Atoms

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The city of the 21st century represents a confluence of bits and atoms; an organism in its own right that relentlessly spawns information and data about itself, its people, and the invisible flows that support them. What is the relationship between humans and the city in this new condition? What is its future? To explore these questions, we speak with architect, TED founder, and father of information architecture Richard Saul Wurman, 2025 Venice Biennale curator Carlo Ratti, and MIT Media Lab re

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BIG designs "spherical armadillo" ballpark for Athletics in Las Vegas

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Danish architecture studio BIG has designed a baseball stadium in Las Vegas with a massive metal shell and the "largest cable-net glass wall in the world". Sited on the Las Vegas Strip, the ballpark was designed by BIG in collaboration with engineering firm HNTB for Major League Baseball team the Athletics (The As), which is moving from Oakland, California, following the 2024 season.

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10 notable projects of the 2024 Pritzker Architecture Prize-winner Riken Yamamoto

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Japanese architect and social advocate Riken Yamamoto was named as the recipient of the ”Öö Pritzker Architecture Prize on Tuesday, ö March. Announced as the öÖrd Laureate of the prestigious Pritzker Architecture Prize, Yamamoto, the architect designe.

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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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6 x 18 Slender House / Spaces Architects@ka

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© Bharat Aggarwal architects: Spaces Architects@ka Location: b, A/54, Derawal Nagar, Gujranwala Town Model, Delhi, 110009, India Project Year: 2024 Photographs: Bharat Aggarwal Area: 6500.

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AI's role in enriching visual experiences: An interview with Squire & Partners

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Uncover the impact of AI on visual experiences in our exclusive interview with Alejandro Oostlander from Squire & Partners, and learn how AI enhances the studio’s workflow and visuals.

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The 50 most powerful women in architecture and design

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Today is International Women's Day and to celebrate, we've compiled a list of the 50 most influential women in architecture and design. Photo by Marton Perlaki Paola Antonelli, senior curator of architecture and design at MoMA Having joined the Museum of Modern Art in 1994, Paola Antonelli is now the institution's senior curator and founding director of research and development.

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Who Is Riken Yamamoto? 16 Things to Know About the 2024 Pritzker Architecture Laureate

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Tianjin Library (2012). Photo courtesy of Riken Yamamoto & Field Shop. Riken Yamamoto's receipt of the prestigious Pritzker Architecture Prize in 2024 is met with pleasant surprise. Characterized by a profound commitment to community engagement and a keen awareness of local dynamics, the 9th Japanese architect to receive this accolade has an architectural portfolio that exemplifies the transformative power of architecture in society.

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Riken Yamamoto wins the 2024 Pritzker Prize

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Japanese architect Riken Yamamoto has been awarded the 2024 Pritzker Prize. Born in 1945, the architect and social advocate has built a career that establishes kinship between public and private realms, in pursuit of harmonious societies that overcome diverse identities, economies, politics, infrastructures, and housing systems. Yamakawa Villa, photo courtesy of Tomio Ohashi “For me, to recognize space, is to recognize an entire community,” Yamamoto notes.

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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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What Is PBR (Physically-Based Rendering)? A complete guide

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Dive into the world of physically-based rendering in this comprehensive guide, and unleash the full potential of your creative vision with the knowledge gained.

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Stirling Prize-winning council homes set for Right to Buy selloff

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Several council homes on the Stirling Prize-winning Goldsmith Street in Norwich could be sold at a discount just five years after they were built, Dezeen can reveal as part of our Social Housing Revival series. A Freedom of Information Act request submitted by Dezeen to Norwich City Council found that seven of the homes in the award-winning social-housing development are already subject to Right to Buy applications, having only been completed in 2019.

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American Architect and Educator Antoine Predock Passes Away at 87

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Luxe Lakes Arts Center, Chengdu, China. Image Courtesy of Wide Horizons Development Internationally recognized architect, writer, and professor Antoine Predock passed away in Albuquerque , New Mexico , on March 2, 2024, at the age of 87. Throughout his career, Predock developed a unique style , working outside of urban centers and seeking to find a connection between the landscapes and the human experience of space.

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Art and science come together as a comprehensive whole in EskewDumezRipple's new Bruce Museum expansion

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The Bruce Museum in Greenwich, Connecticut, has shared photos of its recent expansion project that was completed by EskewDumezRipple in April of 2023 at a cost of $67 million. Drawing inspiration from coastal New England granite quarries, the project added a total of 42,000 square feet via the new William L. Richter Art Wing. The expansion was undertaken to allow the museum’s art and science holdings to expand and be better interpreted as a coherent whole.

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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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riken yamamoto receives the 2024 pritzker architecture prize

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2024 pritzker prize awarded to riken yamamoto The Pritzker Architecture Prize announces Riken Yamamoto, of Yokohama, Japan, as the 2024 Laureate of the Pritzker Architecture Prize, the award that is regarded internationally as architecture’s highest honor. Yamamoto, architect and social advocate, establishes kinship between public and private realms, inspiring harmonious societies despite a diversity of […] The post riken yamamoto receives the 2024 pritzker architecture prize appeare

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"There can be no doubt that this is urbicide"

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As the conflict in Gaza enters its sixth month, Edwin Heathcote reflects on the impossibility of architecture criticism in the face of such devastation. There are some things that are difficult to write. And there are some things that have become almost impossible. Is architecture criticism one of these? How can you write about buildings, about houses, about thoughtful plans and neat details while cities are being levelled in real time ?

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Toy Storey Residence / Wallmakers

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Completed in 2024 in Vatakara, India. Images by Syam Sreesylam. Have you ever stepped on a lego block ? Everyone who has, even once in their lifetime, stepped on one would remember the pain of it. This led us to.

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BIG and HNTB team up to propose new Oakland Athletics stadium for Las Vegas relocation

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The Bjarke Ingels Group and HNTB -led stadium proposal for the Oakland Athletics in Las Vegas has been published for the first time since the Major League Baseball franchise formalized its intention to relocate from the Bay Area to Nevada in time for the start of the 2028 season. The first renderings of the new ballpark reveal an enclosed dome design framed by a north-looking panoramic view of Las Vegas attractions, made possible by the world’s largest cable-net glass wall in left field.

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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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pritzker prize eduardo souto de moura crafts a new lebond watch with tilted dial and hours

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pritzker prize honoree eduardo souto de moura designs lebond’s new slanted watch, an approach that can make it easier for drivers to read the time. The post pritzker prize eduardo souto de moura crafts a new lebond watch with tilted dial and hours appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.

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Wallflower Architecture + Design wraps plant-filled timber lattice around Singapore home

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A lattice facade and tropical plants wrap around the walls of this home , which local studio Wallflower Architecture + Design has created alongside Singapore Botanic Gardens. Named Touching Eden House, the home was designed to celebrate the surrounding greenery and is enveloped in a dark timber lattice. "The inspiration behind this design was the concept of crafting a biophilic pavilion raised on stilts and wrapped in a veil of timber lattice, delicately nestled at the periphery of the botanic g

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La Maison D’Egypte Student Dormitory / Dar Arafa Architecture + SAM architecture

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© The GS Studio architects: Dar Arafa Architecture architects: SAM architecture Location: 9 H Bd Jourdan, 75014 Paris, France Project Year: 2023 Photographs: The GS Studio Area: 4310.

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Looking for architecture and design jobs? Marcy Wong Donn Logan, Peter Pennoyer, Eric Rosen, Colega, and One Architecture & Urbanism are currently hiring

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In this week's curated employer highlight from Archinect Jobs , we are featuring five architecture and design firms with current openings in New York City , Los Angeles/Culver City , and Berkeley. For even more opportunities, head to the Archinect job board and explore our active community of job seekers , firms , and schools. Design and planning firm One Architecture & Urbanism is offering two exciting job opportunities In New York City: an Architect and Urban Designer with five-plus years

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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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wallmakers weaves recycled plastic toys into the earthen facade of this home in india

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the home's complex, latticework facade of earthen tiles integrates over 6,200 discarded plastic toys. The post wallmakers weaves recycled plastic toys into the earthen facade of this home in india appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.

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"More good architects should get involved in social housing" says Daniel Libeskind

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Architects with creative flair are needed to overcome stigmas around social housing , urges Polish-American architect Daniel Libeskind in this Social Housing Revival interview. "More good architects should get involved in social housing," Libeskind told Dezeen. "We need creativity to overcome the social-housing stigma and we need architects who can invent new ways to create housing that is decent, has dignity, is beautiful and sustainable within the budgets allowed.

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Highlights from the Sharjah Triennial: 10 Installations Exploring the Beauty of Impermanence

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Courtesy of Limbo Accra Running from November 11, 2023 until March 10, 2024, The Sharjah Architecture Triennia l celebrates innovations in the built environment , particularly in the global south. The main goal of the display is to draw attention to sustainable, accessible, and equitable futures while highlighting the value of alternative responses to resource constraints.

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Autodesk founder John Walker dies aged 74

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The New York Times is reporting Autodesk founder John Walker to have died on February 2nd at the age of 74. The technologist and Case Western Reserve University alumnus is credited with the development of AutoCAD , a software tool which revolutionized architectural design and paved the way for the industry to expand considerably in regards to output beginning in the 1990s.

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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!