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Masterplan for Nice Grand Arénas / Josep Lluís Mateo
Josep Lluís Mateo, of Mateo Arquitectura& , recently presented his masterplan for the Pôle Multimodal Nice-Aéroport quartier d’affairs Grand Arénas which imagines a city of the future. [...] Read »
School Farm / Felipe Grallert Architects
The intention of the design for the School Farm by Felipe Grallert Architects& is to enhance the history of the place of Antilhue, once a train station, located in the Los Lagos town. Their design [...] Read »
Towards Comfo-Veg Exhibition at SCI-Arc
[ April 6, 2012 0:00 to May 13, 2012 0:00. ] Exhibited from April 6  Mary 13, the Southern California Institute of Architecture (SCI-Arc) is pleased to present “Towards Comfo-Veg,” a large [...] Read »
House La Punta / Central de Arquitectura
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Mark your calendars for the 2013 Solar Decathlon
U.S. Department of Energy has announced the date and location of the 2013 Solar Decathlon& . Appearing for the first time outside of Washington D.C., the highly anticipated competition will take [...] Read »
Beverley Gardens / Lewandowski Willcox
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6 Bevis Marks / Fletcher Priest Architects
Norman Foster’s Swiss Re Building will soon have a new neighbor! London-based practice Fletcher Priest Architects& have designed a 16-story tower that will replace the existing, outdated 1980s [...] Read »
Famed British architect David Adjaye& was named Designer of the Year at this years Design Miami  and quite rightly so. The 45-year-old has already been named an OBE by the Queen, designed the [...] Read »
Bentini Headquarters / Piuarch
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Sunshine Beach Pool House / Bark Design Architects
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Yungang Grottoes Museum in Datong / Do Union Architecture
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The Motherships Are Landing: What Google’s New Headquarters Reveal About Apple 2
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An International Ideas Competition for the National Museum of Afghanistan
The Ministry of Information and Culture of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, in collaboration and sponsorship with the Government of the United States of America and the U.S. Embassy in Kabul, [...] Read »
7th International Strawberry Symposium / DADA Architectural Design + Planning
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Lebbeus Woods: Early Drawings on Exhibit in NYC
[ February 24, 2012 3:00 to April 6, 2012 3:00. ] Lebbeus Woods & is well known for his conceptual drawings that bring new worlds and spaces into the eyes of their viewers.  In four decades, [...] Read »
Yomogino Ryokan Hot Spa / Ryuichi Sasaki + Sasaki Architecture
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Starry Night Dining / Panorama International Limited
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The CCA presents the Imperfect Health: The Medicalization of Architecture Book and Online TV Channel
The Canadian Centre for Architecture (CCA), Montréal, announces the launch of the book and website related to its current major exhibition, Imperfect Health: The Medicalization of Architecture, [...] Read »
UNStudio to move forward with 257 City Road
European real estate investment firm, Orion Capital Managers, teamed with development company, Groveworld, and received permission to move forward with a 30-storey tower for 257 City Road Basin [...] Read »
Youth Center In Niafourang / Project Niafourang
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Jerwood Gallery  by HAT Projects
Slideshow: British architects HAT Projects have completed a seaside gallery in Hastings, England, with a shimmering exterior of black glazed tiles. (more&) Read »
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Competition: five copies of Writing About  Architecture by Alexandra Lange to be won
Competition: weve teamed up with architecture critic Alexandra Lange to give readers the chance to win one of five copies of her new book, Writing About Architecture: mastering the language [...] Read »
Miscellaneous
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5 Healthy Rainbow and Shamrock Meals for St. Patrick’s Day
Excited about todays festivities, but not too interested in corned beef and cabbage?  Same here, and we bet the kiddos feel the same way.  St. Patricks Day is all about rainbows, shamrocks, [...] Read »
Ossa Monocasco Concept Bike by Art-Tic Team
Kerf Design in Harlem
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Farmyard, 4 houses at Oud-Empel \ HILBERINKBOSCH architects
Due to the demolition of several old sheds a unique plot became vacant in Oud-Empel. Oud-Empel is a small village situated along side embankment of the river Maas. The dike divides the village [...] Read »
Mill Valley Cabins by Feldman Architecture
Edge cardboard clock by Liquidesign
March
"When after the Winter alarmin', The Spring steps in so charmin', So fresh and arch In the middle of March, Wid her hand St.Patrick's arm on..." - Alfred Percival Graves Read »
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Primary school in Welsberg \ Klaus Hellweger
The primary school of Welsberg is located in a scenic mountain village in South Tyrol/ Italy. It is situated in close proximity to an existing secondary school in order to create a schoolcenter [...] Read »
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New Study Reveals Any Amount of Red Meat Increases Your Risk of Premature Death
Livestock production is one of the leading contributors to climate change  some studies have shown that it produces more greenhouse gases than driving cars  but have you considered the affect [...] Read »
Exclusive offer: Stay at the Redesigned Soho House
Pure-Bottle
Standard Life HQ Interiors Designed by Michael Laird
Cabinet KNOBS by THJané
Tree House by Bates Masi Architects
Luxury Penthouse in Malta with Private Pool
D\ZEN
Watch Theo Jemison’s video of artist Kiel Johnson’s installation “Everyone’s an Architect” at TEDActive 2012. See how the project grows throughout the week, with dozens of collaborators [...] Read »
Brass Stow-Away Capsule
Unusual and Creative Flower Coffee Table
Lazerian Dog Mascot
Chalet Zen in Zermatt, Switzerland
A sneaky peek at the #BEapps 2012 Trophies - Who will claim them?
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On View> Sarah Morris: Points on a Line
Sarah Morris: Points on a Line The Wexner Center 1871 North High Street Columbus, OH Through April 15 Points On A Line, a 2010 film by artist Sarah Morris, takes two iconic buildings as its central [...] Read »
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Lot 4  Gentilly \ ECDM
Paris-based architectural firm Emmanuel COMBAREL Dominique MARREC Architects (ECDM) has designed the new office building Lot 4  Gentilly. + Project facts Program: office building Owner: SODEARIF [...] Read »
Mountainside Escape In Cape Town
Venetian Mirrored Console Table by Simpsons
G-Star RAW: Raw Defender
Converse by John Varvatos Laceless Vintage Collection
Villa Magna Hotel Provides VIP Access to the Prado
Building the American Dream in China
China, of course, is not new terrain for international architects. Many top American firms have run offices inside China for a decade or more. The new arrivals, though, come not by invitation [...] Read »
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Fire station in Montal \ Klaus Hellweger
Italian architect Klaus Hellweger has completed the fire station. The fire station of Montal is located in a little village in South Tyrol in Italy in proximity of the church and the cemetery. [...] Read »
Studio Banana TV features the Collage House with commentary by the architects Ramon Bosch and Bet Capdeferro Read »
The Great GoogaMooga is coming to Prospect Park
Superfly Presents, the co-founder and producer of mega-festivals Bonnaroo and Outside Lands, is bringing its park-packing swagger to New York City this summer. The Great GoogaMooga, described [...] Read »
Van Gogh Pixel-art by Jaebum Joo
XL Poly Table & 18 Scrap Poly Chairs by Max Lamb
BLACK ROSE & Bronze
Kitchen from Atelier Saint Paul
Contemporary Harrison Street Residence Proves Stylish
Glenfiddich’s Dream Whisky
house guest: vintage blend
Infrared’s Madren 5340 Installation
Brought to you by: Temporary structure uses paper to create light-regulating filter Infrared is a group of architectural researchers and fabricators based in Thessaloniki, Greece. Initiated in [...] Read »
Popular Brand Logos by Hipster Branding
Saxon with Chrome Leather Mirror by Simpsons
Isaac Ely Masters a Qiviuk Bespoke Suit
Pots for Contemplation by Tina Vlassopulos
Lincoln Center LED Steps on Fritz
When the construction blockades at Lincoln Center  renovation finally came down down last year, the flowing crowds and fountain crowding returned. The first impression theater-goers get of the [...] Read »
Miscellaneous
Random 8 Diamond Cut Shaped Chair
Anna Sui for Tumi
Steel Study House II by Archipelontwepers
Black Light Billiard Tables
Subwing
on trend: polka dots
Moscow | March 4, 2012 While en route from Shanghai 上海 to Brussels, the plane made a stop-over in Moscow. It was election Sunday in Russias capital, but on the runway, in the tax-free shops [...] Read »
Icons & Inspiration
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Tom Kundig on the Frey House II
Mr. Kundig first visited Frey House II about 25 years ago. "The design is a bit strange, but it completely resonated with me," he said. "I'm influenced by architecture that toes the line between [...] Read »
from Inhabit
Environmental Groups Sue EPA over Gulf of Mexico “Dead Zone”
The Oil Industry isnt the only culprit in the slow destruction of the Gulf of Mexico — environmental groups claim that an area the size of Massachusetts is now a dead zone due to Mississippi [...] Read »
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From a polemic past, bright Modern apartments now emerge
Despite their difficult history, WWII and Cold War bunkers in some German cities are becoming desirable real estate for apartment living and working. Read this story via Reuters in the National [...] Read »
Zebag | Wine Carrier
Edge body lamp by Cesar Idrobo
Kraftig Canopy Bed
For Inspiration: Cool Bedroom Looks With Stripes
Tea House by Archi-Union Architects
Sivan Sternbach | Balloons. The Ceramic Version
Man Tables - Side Table with Mini Hidden Fridge
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The Plan
^Plan of Victims, Berlin, John Hejduk 1986 Text by John Hejduk from his afterword to Stanley Tigerman's Monograph: "When I examine his plans it occurs to me that, throughoutthe history of Architecture, [...] Read »
A Dramatic Pre-war Loft Space in SoHo
Towel Warmer by Felton
Glamorous Black Bathroom Mirror
Bus Stand Designs Based On Fruit Theme
Spiral Torque
ImageSnap
Cupa-Rocks Tumblers
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Read the rest of Volkswagens Brand New Chattanooga Plant Awarded LEED Platinum Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: environmental sustainability, LEED Buildings, leed manufacturing [...] Read »
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New Headquarters and Production Complex for Pratic \ GEZA
In Fagagna, a town in the province of Udine, in Northern Italy, the new headquarters and production complex for Pratic by GEZA architects Stefano Gri and Piero Zucchi has been recently inaugurated. [...] Read »
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New Valer Church \ OOIIO Architecture
A few years ago, the inhabitants of Valer, an quiet Norwegian village not too far from Oslo, surrounded by forests and close to the Swedish border, watched how sadly their ancient wooden church [...] Read »
Secret Rooms
While completing demolition of an existing space (to become a re-envisioned restaurant in Cap. Hill) this week, to our total surprise we discovered a hidden, boarded-up space under the building's [...] Read »
Downtown Express reports that NYPD will be battening down access to  WTC campus in lower Manhattan. This week a new safety plan was presented at Community Board 12s Redevelopment Committee [...] Read »
On View> Middle Eastern Ambitions at the Center for Architecture
City of Mirages: Baghdad, 1952–1982 Through May 5 Change: Baghdad, 2000–Present Through June 23 Center for Architecture 536 LaGuardia Place Two complimentary exhibits at the Center for Architecture [...] Read »
A limited edition of the SheLLf bookcase
Diesel X Ducati Monster
Jewels by THJané
26 Amazing Bedrooms With Stunning Views
Hexbar Torc
Carlton Hotel St. Moritz in Swizterland
The Venn of Beer
Edition29 STRUCTURES for iPad Issues 002, 003
Lamborghini Ferruccio Concept
Charming and Elegant Swedish Flat
Noken Kitchen Faucet
Eating Champ & Starchitect Celebrate Damn Good Advice
During festivities for the launch of his book Damn Good Advice (For People With Talent), legendary art director and advertising guru George Lois announced that he will donate his professional [...] Read »
Technology
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Showcase Your DIY Project at San Francisco’s Earth Day Festival 2012
Do you know how to build solar panels? Convert a motorcycle to electric? Breed an endangered species? Make a house more earth-friendly? Earth Day San Francisco is seeking cool DIY projects that [...] Read »