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Architectural Works
Suspensions Of Space / htmn
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New Church in Våler Proposal / Studio DMTW
Compared to the design of a secular building, where the focus primarily lies on the programmatically and functional aspects, Studio DMTW& believes a church has additive characteristics which [...] Read »
Energy Center, Woodchips Energy Plant / LÜPS
The proposal by LÜPS& for the Energy Center, Woodchips Energy Plant at the the convent of arch abbey St. Ottilien aims to stand out from the existing, architecturally less appealing buildings. [...] Read »
Call for CTBUH Best Tall Building Awards 2012
Nominations are now being accepted for the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitats (CTBUH) 11th Annual Awards program. They are asking all interested candidates to submit your tall building [...] Read »
Menis / menis arquitectos
A short time ago we received a monograph of Menis Arquitectos work. We are big fans of Fernando Menis work and have featured some of his projects (see here).  The photography in this book [...] Read »
Amsterdam Airport Schiphol Hotel / Mecanoo
Hilton Worldwide and Schiphol Real Estate, Schiphol Group’s real estate subsidiary, have today signed an agreement to introduce a new landmark 433 guest room Hilton Hotels & Resorts hotel to [...] Read »
Apartment Building of 42 Units / R+B
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Aesthetic Theory: Essential Texts for Architecture and Design / Mark Foster Gage
Mark Foster Gage, from the Yale University School of Architecture and Gage Clemenceau& , has put together a wonderful collection of text that together shed light on the various ideas about beauty [...] Read »
Merlin Park Hospital / MOB
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Yesterday, we announced the WTTW premier of the new 30-minute documentary,  Architect Michael Graves: A Grand Tour . & If you missed it, there is no need to worry. You can watch the documentary right [...] Read »
Stine-Gybels House / Pierre Hebbelinck
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Vidre Negre Office Building / Damilano Studio Architects
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AD Round Up: Best from Flickr Part LXIV
We are nearly at 75,000 photos from our fantastic Flickr Pool, so keep submitting yours& maybe youll make our selection next week! Remember you can submit your own photo here, and don’t forget [...] Read »
Acill Atem House / Broissin Architects
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Winners announced for the New Bauhaus Museum in Weimar
The International jury, chaired by Prof. Jörg Friedrich (Hamburg), has awarded two second-place and two third-place prizes in the worldwide, open architectural design competition for the New [...] Read »
Miscellaneous
Burying Bits of the City: Hong Kong Underground
Several months ago we looked at a network of artificial caves being built beneath Singapore that will, upon completion, extend the city's energy infrastructure out underneath the Pacific seabed; [...] Read »
Topping Out
Lane Community College Downtown Campus, March 2012 (all photos by me) Lease Crutcher Lewis , constructionmanager/gen eral contractor for Lane Community College’s new Downtown Campus , commemoratedthe [...] Read »
Incase, The Range Collection
Sleek Kitchen
Math Wiz Clock
Minami-Nagano Dental Clinic & Residence
Modern Art by Jason Craighead
Biggest Deck Chair Ever
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Diane von Furstenberg’s Green-Roofed Penthouse Sits Atop Her NYC Studios
Just steps from the entrance to New York Citys High Line park sits fashion designer Diane von Furstenbergs flagship store and studios. From the outside, the historic Meatpacking District building [...] Read »
Van Alen Books is a new architecture and design bookstore and public reading room located in NY designed by architects LOT-EK. Read »
Urban archaeology: A New remote-sensing system for study of ancient urban patterns by Jason Ur
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Miscellaneous
A Colourful Modern Apartment
Moby1 Teardrop Trailers
T-Skull Titanium Spork
Interview with Tile Artist Brenda Jean Lusher
Nasty Clamps
Rings by Wang Jing
Rieteiland House by Hans van Heeswijk Architecten
To create a smarter space, Kennedy constructed a 160-square-foot test home (the smallest legal-sized apartment for California) inside a Berkeley warehouse. SmartSpace 1.0 is filled with innovations [...] Read »
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Get Fast Cash for Used Gadgets with eBay’s Instant Sale Site
OK, early adopters: You want to spring for the latest phone or tablet, but your old one is still in great condition. What to do? Instead of holding onto those old electronics, or trying to pawn [...] Read »
DIFFA Dining by Design: Part Deux
Since there were so many lovely tables and I took so many photos, I'm going to split by DIFFA Dining by Design coverage up into a few posts.  Since it's spring and the Architectural Digest table [...] Read »
Artistic Ceiling by Takeshi Sano
FRANCES ANDERTON - Architectural Critic
Frances Anderton came to Los Angeles via Bath, England in 1991 and like her compatriot Reyner Banham, fell in love with the city. As a longtime producer and host of radio shows Which Way, LA? [...] Read »
Sustainable Design of Greenhalgh House
Sartorial Saks
2013 Mercedes-Benz GLK
Stinson’s Retro-Styled Fancy Pants
Even Yehuda House by Sharon Neuman & Oded Stern-Meiraz
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KCRW's DNA interviews Moby on LA architecture
Chances are, you know Moby best for his electronic dance music. But it turns out the eclectic-minded musician has another life, as an architecture buff who recently moved to LA and now writes [...] Read »
Beijing-based architect Ma Yansong (MAD architects) is interviewed by Studio Banana TV as he elaborates on a new generation of architects Read »
This week's map: What's Your Coastal Flood Risk?
The Climate Central published, last week, an interested interactive map showing spatial implications along U.S. coasts from sea level rise and storm surges. For those who live in the U.S., it [...] Read »
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Judge Orders FDA To Regulate Antibiotic Use in Livestock
Since the 1970s, the Food and Drug Administration has known that widespread use of large quantities of antibiotics on healthy livestock contributes to the ongoing health problem of antibiotic-resistant [...] Read »
Sergio Rossi shop in Casablanca, Morocco
Upcycled Apple Computer Pet Bed
HAPPY PILLS & MURANA vase collection
Illusion Bedding Designs
Garden Offices
Bloom My Body Vase
Office Complex By Losan Mas Arquitectura
Calatrava's Peace Bridge to open tomorrow in Calgary
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I Like Ike (and His Memorial)
"What has fueled the Eisenhower memorial controversy in the media are the public pronouncements of two of the presidents granddaughters, Susan and Anne Eisenhower, who have proclaimed themselves [...] Read »
Opinions
Program to Offer Micro Loans to Vulnerable Renters The City of Vancouver is set to help fund a rent bank,... Read »
Video
PGGM Headquarters by Mateo Arquitectura .. here more via Mateo Arquitectura Read »