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Billie Tsien on New York City, student loans, and hating Hudson Yards >>

I would like to remove Hudson Yards. I don’t even know what I would replace it with. I just feel really angry because it’s a part of the city that turns its back to the city. It’s not even the buildings, or size of the buildings — which are humongous — that bother me. It’s that b…

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Plan Bay Area 2050, Approved Last Week, Makes the Opinion Page >>

Plan Bay Area 2050, Approved Last Week, Makes the Opinion Page James Brasuell Tue, 10/26/2021 - 10:00 Primary Image The Metropolitan Transportation Commission and the Association of Bay Area Governments adopted Plan Bay Area 2050 and its accompanying Environmental Impact report o…

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World’s first 3D printed raw earth house to be showcased at COP26 >>

TECLA, the world’s first raw earth house constructed using 3D printing, is to be exhibited as one of 17 projects in the Build Better Now virtual exhibition at COP26. As we previously reported, the exhibition will also feature a sustainability-focused 360-degree virtual pavilion d…

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Tesla 3 Now the Best-Selling Car in Europe >>

Tesla 3 Now the Best-Selling Car in Europe James Brasuell Tue, 10/26/2021 - 09:00 Primary Image Tesla made history in September, breaking new ground for electric vehicles (EVs) in the global automobile market. According to an article by Reuters and published by the U.S. News & Wo…

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What COVID Taught About Mobility Justice >>

What COVID Taught About Mobility Justice Diana Ionescu Tue, 10/26/2021 - 08:00 Primary Image Although public buses play key roles in the lives of 'essential workers' and low-income residents, many cities allocate just a small share of overall transit investment to bus lines, opti…

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Populous' overhauled Climate Pledge Arena is officially open in Seattle >>

The puck has dropped on the home debut of the NHL’s newest franchise. Seattle’s Kraken professional hockey team is settling into its new digs after the Populous-designed Climate Pledge Arena officially opened on Friday in the Emerald City. The 17,400-seat arena is the risen corps…

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Spiking Rents Putting More People at Risk of Eviction >>

Spiking Rents Putting More People at Risk of Eviction Diana Ionescu Tue, 10/26/2021 - 07:00 Primary Image With rents rising steadily in cities around the country, renters teetering on the edge of eviction are increasingly likely to lose their homes and low-income renters have an…

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Lapinha Studio / plano livre >>

The architectural design of Estúdio Lapinha was conceived to be executed in two stages. The first was the construction of a modular housing inside two containers, exhibited at CASACOR Minas 2021. The second will be completed after its disassembly and reassembly in Lapinha da Serr…

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Oliver Wainwright’s no fan of Oslo’s new Munch Museum >>

The £235m mega museum of the tormented Norwegian artist stands as an ominous grey tower on the Oslo waterfront, lurching out at the top like a military lookout post, keeping watch over the fjord. It is a location scout’s dream for the ultimate villain’s headquarters, an almost co…

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Onda Atlántica Bridge / Onda Arquitectura >>

With the goal to open up to its waterfront and develop it for recreational and leisure usage, the city of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria established the urban strategy of reconnecting Las Canteras beach with the Sanapu dock through a pedestrian bridge.

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School Casa da Árvore / Contaminar Arquitetos >>

It starts from the imagination of the treehouse, where the main idea of being in contact with nature and discovery, allows to stimulate learning from a concept that meets the methodology used in school. Casa da Árvore appears as one of the first moments in which children have con…

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15-Minute City concept by Carlos Moreno wins Obel Award 2021 >>

A concept for a city in which citizens can access their daily necessities by foot or by bike within 15 minutes has won the Obel Award for 2021. Aptly named the 15-Minute City, the urban planning model was developed by French-Colombian scientist Carlos Moreno to help tackle car h…

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Houses of Cards / Elastico Farm >>

These two houses have been built through a long process of research, design, and experimentation on materials, technology, and program. The binding element of this process was the courage and trust of the client who accepted to be part of a journey of which these two buildings ar…

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The Possibilities of Wire Mesh in Architectural Facades >>

From creating a new parking structure with an awe-inspiring aesthetic to retrofitting an existing building, architectural wire mesh provides versatility and durability which makes it unique from other design material options.

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Denver Art Museum Design Galleries and Studio / OMA >>

Comprising nearly 19,000 works dating from the sixteenth century to the present day, the DAM’s architecture and design collection encompass one of the most preeminent modern and contemporary design collections of any comprehensive museum in the US, featuring a broad range of desi…

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A Day in a Fully Automated Smart Home >>

With every household need catered for automatically, the Internet of Things promised us an easy life. Now smart home living can automate our daily lives, but what’s it really like?

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Villa Berg / R21 Arkitekter >>

The house in Nils Lauritssøns is located on a narrow plot in a residential area on Berg in Oslo. It is placed in a secluded position, withdrawn from the road. The building has a homogeneous, clear, and precise shape. It follows the rhythm of the neighboring houses in the area wit…

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Timber Dome / Tham & Videgård Arkitekter >>

A pavilion for an office building courtyard in downtown Stockholm. The brief called for an outdoor space that could be used for short breaks, informal gatherings and social events.

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Architect Alan Lapidus, son of Morris Lapidus, passes away at 85 >>

On October 15, architect Alan Lapidus passed away in his home in Naples, Maine after battling prostate cancer. His legacy is often connected with his architect father, Morris Lapidus, and being Donald Trump's architect. However, after working with his father for many years, he us…

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Announcing the winners of the Modular Home Design Challenge 2021 >>

Bee Breeders has announced the winners of its first annual Modular Home Design Challenge. The contestants had a fairly open-ended prompt to submit designs to the twelve-member jury panel which included modular design luminaries like Ben van Berkel and Chris Precht. The competitio…

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HW Studio's vaulted concrete home nestles into forest outside Morelia >>

HW Studio has created a sunken home in the forests of Morelia, in central Mexico, with a vaulted concrete living room that opens out to the site's lush surroundings. The project, nicknamed The Hill in Front of the Glen, was completed as a family home outside of Morelia, where HW…

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Watch the winning AIA Film Challenge 2021 entries >>

The winners of the seventh annual AIA Film Challenge have been announced. Four documentaries from around the country with a focus on architecture and the built environment were awarded cash prizes totaling $12,000.  Check out the winning entries below and watch all the latest Fil…

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Archaeologists find ‘missing link’ in history of Fountains Abbey >>

Discovery of foundations of ‘industrial scale’ medieval tannery at abbey has astonished expertsIt is Britain’s biggest and most famous monastic ruin and one that conjures up bucolic images of peace, reflection and very little noise apart, perhaps, from the occasional waft of Greg…

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Rough-sawn cedar clads Whidbey Dogtrot house in Washington by SHED >>

Cedar siding and a central breezeway feature in this compact home in the Pacific Northwest designed by US firm SHED for a couple who will soon retire. The project, called Whidbey Dogtrot, is named after its location on Whidbey Island, which lies just north of Seattle. The single…

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Alex Schweitzer obituary >>

My father, Alex Schweitzer, who has died aged 81, was an architect who specialised in public housing and worked for Islington council in north London for many years. After taking early retirement he used his architectural expertise to refurbish and adapt a group of old buildings…

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Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners reveals design for Kentucky distillery >>

Architecture firm Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners has unveiled its design for a distillery drinks brand Horse Soldier Bourbon in Kentucky. The distillery was designed for Horse Soldier Bourbon, an American bourbon brand founded by retired US Special Forces servicemen. It is name…

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10 interior spaces that stood out this week >>

In case you haven't checked out Archinect's Pinterest boards in a while, we have compiled ten recently pinned images from outstanding projects on various Archinect Firm and People profiles. Today's top images (in no particular order) are from the board Interiors. Tip: use the han…

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This week David Adjaye unveiled an upside-down skyscraper >>

This week on Dezeen, Adjaye Associates proposed a supertall skyscraper in New York that has a series of cantilevers to give it a dramatic, inverted appearance. Adjaye Associates, which is led by architect David Adjaye, designed the 1,663-feet-tall (498-metre) skyscraper for a va…

4 days ago
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New study links higher BIM use with client satisfaction >>

A new study published by Dodge Data & Analytics, in partnership with Autodesk, has concluded that stronger BIM use on architectural projects results in higher client satisfaction. The findings, set out in the free Accelerating Digital Transformation Through BIM SmartMarket Report…

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Sloped walls form Canyon Drive housing complex by LOHA in Los Angeles >>

American firm LOHA has completed a row of sculptural, metal-clad homes in Los Angeles that is meant to explore possibilities for the small lot subdivision typology. The Canyon Drive project is located near Hollywood, just south of Beachwood Canyon. Totalling 10,000 square feet (…

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Ole Scheeren's Fifteen Fifteen skyscraper in Vancouver moves forward >>

Büro Ole Scheeren's residential Fifteen Fifteen skyscraper in Vancouver, which will have a distinctive form with numerous stacked boxy volumes, has taken a step closer to reality as apartment pre-sales begin. Sales will open in November 2021 for apartments in the proposed 42-sto…

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Apparently modular remote working pods are here to stay >>

With the work-at-home lifestyle likely here to stay, people are taking things outdoors, creating spaces meant for privacy and comfort. [...] More than a year and a half into the pandemic, working from home seems like an increasingly permanent proposition. Nearly 80 percent of bus…

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Watch The World Around In Focus: Land talks >>

Environmental social scientist Holly Jean Buck and MASS Design Group principal Joseph Kunkel were among the speakers that participated in The World Around In Focus: Land, an afternoon of talks exploring contemporary post-colonial land-use issues. Watch the online event here. The…

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Remi Connolly-Taylor creates her own glass brick-walled London home >>

Designer Remi Connolly-Taylor has designed Maryland House in London, which features a glass brick enclosed staircase, as her own home and studio. Set at the end of a row of terraced houses in east London, the brick house was designed as a home that has a dedicated workspace for …

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UK net-zero strategy "totally lacking in ambition" say architects >>

The UK's strategy for achieving net-zero emissions by 2050 does not go far enough and ignores embodied carbon according to the RIBA and other industry groups. More funding plus regulations to establish embodied carbon targets are needed, they say. RIBA president Simon Allford sa…

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Wing is setting up its drone delivery service in Dallas-Fort Worth >>

Drones will soon be buzzing overhead in Dallas-Fort Worth, bearing small containers filled with Tylenol and Band-Aids. Wing, a subsidiary of Google parent company Alphabet, is bringing its drone delivery service to the Texas city, its first densely populated market.Walgreens will…

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