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KiKi ARCHi design geometric red brick house in Beijing

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The bushy mountain and mirror-like lake provide a natural barrier to noise, which attracts the owners a lot. The post KiKi ARCHi design geometric red brick house in Beijing appeared first on Åvontuura. architecture getaway homes beijing china Eiichi Kano house KiKi ARCHi PRphoto

2022 RIBA Stirling Prize shortlist announced for UK’s best new building

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The shortlist has been announced for the 2022 RIBA Stirling Prize , awarded each year to the UK’s best new building. Six projects will be in contention for the award, which is now in its 26th edition.

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The Software That Changed Architecture: Reflecting on 40 Years of AutoCAD

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How can architecture be a force for good in our ever-changing world? During Future Fest , we’ll pose this question to some of the world’s best architects. Launching in September, our three-week-long virtual event will be 100% free to attend. Register here !

Xavier Corberó’s surreal Espai Corberó complex is set to re-open to the public

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Designed by artist Xavier Corberó, and known for its surreal appearance, the dreamlike Espai Corberó complex looks set to take on a new public-facing role after being bought by Esplugues de Llobregat city council.

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Restructure Your Methods: How Sustainable Architecture Benefits from Client Collaboration

Speaker: Pedro Clarke – Principal Architect at A+ Architecture, In Loco Program Director

In this webinar, we will hear from Pedro Clarke, a principal architect and thought leader in sustainable architecture. He will discuss designing and building more sustainable buildings, and how to engage clients in learning sustainable processes.

Invisible Studio completes house for a filmmaker and playwright in Hampshire

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The new extension sits at a right-angle to the existing house, and has a double pitched roof form that takes its cue from the cottage. The post Invisible Studio completes house for a filmmaker and playwright in Hampshire appeared first on Åvontuura.

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KieranTimberlake restores monumentality to Philadelphia’s Bulletin Building with a new facade

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Brought to you by: Architect KieranTimberlake Location Philadelphia, Pennsylvannia Completion Date May 2020 Structural and Facade Engineer Thornton Tomasetti Structural Engineer (Construction Phase) Keast & Hood Landscape Architect West 8 [.]. Read More.

Norm Architects designs a glasshouse for Michelin star restaurant Äng

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Michelin-starred Swedish restaurant Äng has a shiny new home at the heart of the Ästad Vingård estate – a glistening glasshouse that disappears into the Halland landscape.

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Escape to this rugged coastal holiday home on a small Danish island

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A natural stone house with a saddle roof that finds inspiration in nature, and which stands raised on a small plinth. The post Escape to this rugged coastal holiday home on a small Danish island appeared first on Åvontuura.

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2.5 million feet of timber used to construct roof on ZGF’s Portland airport expansion

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Construction has commenced on the ZGF -designed expansion of Portland International (PDX) Airport. The defining feature of the main terminal project, set to be completed in 2025, is a new lattice roof formed by 2.5 million feet of timber.

Placemaking through Play: Designing for Urban Enjoyment.

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Trampoline Bridge / AZC Architects. Image Courtesy of AZC Architects. Humane cities center around the relationships between people and places. Communities thrive on shared resources, public spaces, and a collective vision for their locality.

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A decommissioned English sea fort is up for auction

The Spaces

The future owner of this Grade-II listed Bull Sand Fort will need a private boat to reach its secluded spot in the Humber Estuary in northern England.

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Abin Design Studio complete raised bamboo home in West Bengal

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Set within a guava orchard, the idea was to build a ‘Macha’ that becomes a place of reprieve from the rigours of urban life. The post Abin Design Studio complete raised bamboo home in West Bengal appeared first on Åvontuura.

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Seven small projects shortlisted for 2022 RIBA Stephen Lawrence Prize

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As the organization awaits the results of its presidential election next week , the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) has today announced the shortlist for the coveted annual Stephen Lawrence Prize featuring a slate of seven unique projects executed with a budget under £1 million ($1.2 million).

The 25 Tallest Buildings in the World

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© Marshall Gerometta/CTBUH; © zjaaosldk, under license CC0; © Carsten Schael; © K11 / New World Development; © Ferox Seneca, under licenseCC BY 3.0; courtesy of SOM. Humanity has become obsessed with breaking its limits, creating new records only to break them again and again.

Oiji Mi imagines the golden era of Manhattan through a Korean lens

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AvroKO designed the interiors of this Flatiron restaurant, which fuses New York glamour with Korean tradition.

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The Alton Wines tasting room inhabits a wave-like landform outside Walla Walla, Washington

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Inhabiting a wave-like landform outside Walla Walla, Alton Wines nestles itself into an existing cove formed by the surrounding vineyards. The post The Alton Wines tasting room inhabits a wave-like landform outside Walla Walla, Washington appeared first on Åvontuura.

See inside Nike's new Serena Williams-themed office building

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Portland-based Skylab Architecture has shared new photos of its recently-completed signature office building dedicated to an American tennis legend (and design aficionado) and located at Nike ’s World Headquarters in Beaverton, Oregon.

L011 Shingle Residence / Stephan Maria Lang Architects

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© Maximilian Gottwald. architects: Stephan Maria Lang Architects Location: Munich, Germany Project Year: 2020 Photographs: Maximilian Gottwald Photographs: Sebastian Kolm Photographs: Hans Kreye Area: 536.0 Read more ». Residential Architecture. Houses

John Outram’s postmodern masterpiece Sphinx Hill is for sale

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Residential design doesn’t get more radical than Sphynx Hill, an unapologetically OTT postmodern home designed by John Outram in 1999 as a colourful pharaoh’s palace. Outram ripped up the rulebook with his colourful PoMo buildings, saying, ‘My work has been a rebellion’.

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Leopold Banchini designs Marramarra Creek Shack out of repurposed timber in rural Australia

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Marra Marra Shack is built using timber pillars made out of repurposed 200 years old electrical posts used by the Brits. The post Leopold Banchini designs Marramarra Creek Shack out of repurposed timber in rural Australia appeared first on Åvontuura.

Ennead and Kahler Slater unveil new Milwaukee Public Museum design

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Ennead Architects and Kahler Slater , together with the Milwaukee Public Museum, have unveiled the design for a new five-story, 200,000-square-foot museum building atop a 2.4-acre site in Milwaukee ’s Haymarket neighborhood. It is on track to be the largest cultural project to date in the city.

Houses KJS / SODAA

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© Domagoj Kuni?. architects: SODAA Location: Kali, Croatia, Croatia Project Year: 2020 Photographs: Domagoj Kuni? Area: 481.0 Read more ». Residential Architecture. Houses

James Corner Field Operations’ Presidio Tunnel Tops opens to rave reviews from San Franciscans

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Initially slated to debut in October 2021 following a fall 2019 “groundmaking” event, the Presidio Tunnel Tops, a 14-acre elevated park within San Francisco’s sprawling Golden Gate National Recreational Area, [.]. Read More.

CF Taller de Arquitectura and Merodio Arquitectos design home that emerges from the forest

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Rising from the rugged topography, the elongated house utilizes basic materials, including pine, concrete, steel and local stone. The post CF Taller de Arquitectura and Merodio Arquitectos design home that emerges from the forest appeared first on Åvontuura.

Hemp is about to take an outsized role in the building industry's push to go green

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While most of these buildings are constructed out of more traditional materials like cement, brick, drywall, and plywood, forward-thinking architects and members of the construction industry have increasingly been turning to natural materials as an alternative for the future.

Geyskens House / Arcanne Atelier d'architecture

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© Maxime Vermeulen. architects: Arcanne Atelier d'architecture Location: Brussels, Belgium Project Year: 2019 Photographs: Maxime Vermeulen Area: 144.0 Read more ». Residential Architecture. Houses

Ennead Architects and Kahler Slater reveal rock formation-inspired design for Milwaukee Public Museum

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Cream City residents have been treated with a first look at the design of the $240 million new Milwaukee Public Museum (MPM) planned for a 2.4-acre site at the corner [.]. Read More.

ARCHIPELAGO: The Mediterranean islands through the lens of Corinna Del Bianco on show in Montréal

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Archipelago is a long-term research project that was born from an idea to document the diversity of the Mediterranean islands. The post ARCHIPELAGO: The Mediterranean islands through the lens of Corinna Del Bianco on show in Montréal appeared first on Åvontuura.

Three UK affordable residential schemes make the 2022 RIBA Neave Brown Award for Housing shortlist

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New York City Bans the Construction of New Schools Near Highways

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New York CIty. Image © Sean Pavone via Shutterstock. The New York City Senate and Assembly have passed the SIGH act , prohibiting the construction of new schools near major roadways. The act, named The Schools Impact by Gross Highways Act, aims to protect school-age children from air pollution.

This House Was Designed Like Blocks Stacked On Top Of Each Other

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Moholy-Nagy: Hitler’s Revenge

Architecture Here and There

Here, responding to a email thread on classical architecture and racism in which her essay is invoked, is my post from 2016 about Sibyl Moholy-Nagy and “Hitler’s Revenge.”

Mud, the world's ancient building material, deserves to have a bright future

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Even though the buildings in Sana'a are thousands of years old, they remain "terribly contemporary", says Salma Samar Damluji, co-founder of the Daw'an Mud Brick Architecture Foundation in Yemen.