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AE14: Earth Berms, 21st-Century Style
The term "earth berm" -- preceding building, house or architecture -- conjures up images of 1970's shelters by the likes of Malcolm Wells (author of the seminal Earth-Sheltered House ) and others. [...] Read »
Swingline Dresser by Henry Glass, 1952
A danger of this clash of titans' — Prince Charles vs. Lord Rogers — is that the colorful personalities and constitutional question will obscure the substantive issues of urban design and [...] Read »
The Tree Museum
Note: This is a guest post by Nicola Twilley. Every tree is a living archive, its rings a record of rainfall, temperature, atmosphere, fire, volcanic eruption, and even solar activity . These [...] Read »
Happy Father's (and Belated Mother's) Day!
A few years ago, I found a bunch of old photos by father had taken on a few road trips in the 1960's. They were a great square shape but had curled up over the years so I had them professionally [...] Read »
PaD Shanghai: 145
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As Prince Charles and Richard Rogers squabble over Chelsea Barracks, Geraldine Bedell meets a new generation of architects for whom the row is an irrelevance as they forge a fresh approach to [...] Read »
Big Ass Fans Withstand Extreme Winds
A Park for People? No way.  A Park for an Office Building?  Here's $7 million
The irony is irresistible. Although a 2007 presentation by John Buck development head Greg Merdinger claimed they had offered the parcel on two separate occasions, the city refused to raise [...] Read »
from Inhabit
HAPPY FATHER’S DAY from INHABITAT!
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Neeson Murcutt Architects was formed in 2004, combining the independent practices of its directors Nicholas Murcutt and Rachel Neeson. As directors of a studio based practice, we are closely [...] Read »
PaD Shanghai: 146
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PaD Shanghai: 142
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The Dispute Finder Firefox Extension highlights disputed claims on web pages you browse and shows you evidence for alternative points of view. Watch the Videos to learn more. Are you being duped? Read »
Thousand Year House by Tomaoki Uno
Arne Norell Scirocco Safari Chair in Rosewood
Buckminster Knows 057
Ernö Goldfinger's (1902-1987) Trellick Tower  (1972). Greatly influenced by Le Corbusier, it is simultaneously cherished as a pure example of Brutalist excellence and rejected as ugly and unfriendly, [...] Read »
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PaD Shanghai: 148
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PaD Shanghai: 144
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June AIA-SWO Chapter Meeting Recap
The title of the June AIA-SWO chapter meeting was “ Looking Back/Looking Ahead: A Mid-Year Report .” The chapter meeting presented the AIA-SWO community with the opportunity to both look [...] Read »
Architectural Works
Panta Rhei college interiors / i29
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Pavilions Open at Millenium Park
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from dezeen
Darcons Headquarters by Arquitectura en Proceso
Young Mexican architects Arquitectura en Proceso have completed the headquarters of developers Darcons in the suburbs of Delicias City in the Chihuahua state of Mexico. Read »
Pacaembu Residence / Nave Arquitetos
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Habode portable cabins
Furniture by Varian Designs
Another Go Round in Budapest
There’s a lot about Budapest that reminds me of Louisville.  First there’s the weather.  Yesterday it was steamy hot.  Around 90 degrees and the humidity had to be close to 100%.  [...] Read »
Stuff found on Twitter that I recently bookmarked . (BTW big thanks to twitmark.me ) + urbanism Twibe Read »
PaD Shanghai: 147
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PaD Shanghai: 143
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HUE by Kelly Wearstler
Say what you will about interior designer Kelly Wearstler but the woman has talent and I can bet that her new book, Hue , will be just as popular as her previous ones when it's published in November. [...] Read »