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Friday, November 22, 2019
Fologram, Augmented Reality in Rhino
03/11/2019

Fologram, Augmented Reality in Rhino

Fologram uses the HoloLens to blend your Rhino model with physical space. Design at scale and in context. Fologram is used by architects, engineers, designers, manufacturers, educators and creatives...

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Gensler redesigns lobby for postmodern AT&T Building
02/11/2019

Gensler redesigns lobby for postmodern AT&T Building

Curbed

The future of 550 Madison Avenue, the Postmodern icon designed by Philip Johnson and John Burgee, is light-filled. It is part of the major overhaul of the skyscraper led by Snøhetta...

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Damien Hirst Mandalas
01/11/2019

Damien Hirst Mandalas

White Cube is pleased to present ‘Mandalas’, an exhibition of new work by Damien Hirst at Mason's Yard. His first major show in London for seven years, it features large-scale works from the recent concentric paintings.

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 David Beckham's MLS team unveil plans for $966m stadium in Miami
31/10/2019

David Beckham's MLS team unveil plans for $966m stadium in Miami

The Guardian

The masterplan of Miami Freedom Park was developed by Arquitectonica, who teamed up with HOK to develop the design of the stadium in line with the culture of Inter Miami Club...

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Tomohiro Hata, Loop Terrace House in Hyogo (Japan)
31/10/2019

Tomohiro Hata, Loop Terrace House in Hyogo (Japan)

This house in Hyogo (Japan) pursues two principal objectives which could well be seen as contradictory: on the one hand, to create an intimate abode on a barely 140-square-meter lot with neighbors in all four directions; on the other, to make the domestic spaces fluid...

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Eduardo Souto in Lisbon
30/10/2019

Eduardo Souto in Lisbon

Saïd Hejal (Kronos Homes), who recently presented the project for two towers in Valencia with Ricardo Bofill, has commissioned Eduardo Souto de Moura – currently the subject of an extensive exhibition at the Casa da Arquitectura in Matosinhos – to carry out a major residential complex in Lisbon. Hejal and Souto de Moura are photographed with the model.

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Zaha Hadid Architects + Cox Architecture, airport in Sydney
30/10/2019

Zaha Hadid Architects + Cox Architecture, airport in Sydney

The London firm Zaha Hadid Architects and Sydney-based Cox Architecture have together won the competition for the new Western Sydney Airport (WSA) in Parkland City, part of the coastal metropolis’s western expansion. It is to be named after the Australian...

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Smoke surrounds the Getty Center
29/10/2019

Smoke surrounds the Getty Center

Daily Mail

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti says the Getty wildfire in the city's western neighborhoods has scorched more than 600 acres but its growth has slowed and dramatic footage showed...

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Ocean Cleanup
29/10/2019

Ocean Cleanup

Wired

The anti-plastic crusaders have another plan to keep junk from reaching the sea: trash-eating barges in rivers...

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Rodolfo Cañas, Mogro House in Santiago (Chile)
28/10/2019

Rodolfo Cañas, Mogro House in Santiago (Chile)

Located in the Montenegro neighborhood of the Chilean capital, this single-household dwelling is crowned with a thin volume which, clad in stainless steel panels and featuring a skylight, is the only part of the building that can be seen from the surrounding streets...

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Lamassu from the North-West Palace of Ashurnasirpal II
28/10/2019

Lamassu from the North-West Palace of Ashurnasirpal II

Factum Foundation

Since 2004, Factum Arte and Factum Foundation have been working on a project to send facsimiles of two lamassu to Mosul in Iraq...

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Bernhard Lang: London’s Imperfect Geometry Revealed in Photography
27/10/2019

Bernhard Lang: London’s Imperfect Geometry Revealed in Photography

Colossal

Munich-based photographer Bernhard Lang shared aerial views of famous squares and landmarks throughout London...

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The Quest to Get Photos of the USSR's First Space Shuttle
26/10/2019

The Quest to Get Photos of the USSR's First Space Shuttle

Wired

French photographer Jonk snuck into Baikonur spaceport in Kazakhstan to capture images of the Buran shuttle...

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Lina Bo Bardi & Giancarlo Palanti. Studio d'Arte Palma 1948-1951
26/10/2019

Lina Bo Bardi & Giancarlo Palanti. Studio d'Arte Palma 1948-1951

Design Museum Gent

The exhibition pays tribute to the Italo-Brazilian architect Lina Bo Bardi focusing on the furniture from the Studio d’Arte Palma, which she founded together with Italian architect...

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Junya Ishigami Wins Inaugural Obel Award for Architecture
26/10/2019

Junya Ishigami Wins Inaugural Obel Award for Architecture

The $111,000 international prize honors outstanding contributions to architecture completed within the last five years. The project Botanical Farm Garden Art Biotop “Water Garden” by Ishigami is the first winner of the award administered by the Henrik Frode Obel Foundation...

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The Air of the City
25/10/2019

The Air of the City Pdf

Luis Fernández-Galiano

City air makes us free; city air kills us; and city air saves us. Urban humanity lived a drama in three acts: the bourgeois revolution ended feudal or class servitude...

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Barozzi Veiga, Tanzhaus in Zurich (Switzerland)
25/10/2019

Barozzi Veiga, Tanzhaus in Zurich (Switzerland)

Besides harboring a new cultural institution, the project seeks to transform and redefine the site’s connection with the Limmat River, as well as reactivate the riverside promenade. The building is a simple compact volume organized in two stepped levels, with roofs creating...

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Vora, Vallirana 47 residential block in Barcelona
24/10/2019

Vora, Vallirana 47 residential block in Barcelona

The Catalonian firm vora, headed by Pere Buil and Toni Riba, revamped this 1924 building containing five dwellings, set between party walls on Vallirana 47, in Barcelona's Farró neighborhood. The strategy was to restore preexisting elements (hydraulic mosaic pavements...

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ERRE arquitectura + HOK architects, Valencia Arena
24/10/2019

ERRE arquitectura + HOK architects, Valencia Arena

The Valencia-based firm ERRE – headed by José Martí, Amparo Roig, and M. Ángeles Ros – in collaboration with the American firm HOK has designed the Valencia Arena multipurpose pavilion, commissioned by Licampa 1617, the holding company of the Valencian...

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Philharmonie de Paris architect sues over fines for late opening
24/10/2019

Philharmonie de Paris architect sues over fines for late opening

The Guardian

Jean Nouvel’s lawyers say sums demanded from him are ‘totally disproportionate’. The cost of the concert hall rose from €173m when the project was announced in 2006 to €386m...

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Shigeru Ban has an alternative focus: designing shelters for the displaced
23/10/2019

Shigeru Ban has an alternative focus: designing shelters for the displaced

The New York Times

Writing about Shigeru Ban is unlike writing about nearly any other living architect, in the sense that most of his important work cannot be seen or experienced in person...

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MMX, Central Gardens of Jojutla (Mexico)
23/10/2019

MMX, Central Gardens of Jojutla (Mexico)

Founded by Jorge Arvizu, Ignacio del Río, Emmanuel Ramírez, and Diego Ricalde, Estudio MMX in Mexico City designed this square in Jojutla, a municipality in the state of Morelos, in an open project that citizens took part in. Inspiration was provided by trees that withstood...

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With the Guggenheim, Frank Lloyd Wright Built a Soaring and Intimate Sanctuary for Art
22/10/2019

With the Guggenheim, Frank Lloyd Wright Built a Soaring and Intimate Sanctuary for Art

The New York Times / Michael Kimmelman

Frank Lloyd Wright’s Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum is still a shock on Fifth Avenue. The building turns 60 this month...

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Construction Work Begins on Frank Gehry's Office Complex for Warner Bros
22/10/2019

Construction Work Begins on Frank Gehry's Office Complex for Warner Bros

World Architecture

According to Urbanize Los Angeles, a large dirt pit has appeared at the back of The Burbank Studios lot, which means construction work has already started at the project site...

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‘Our Blood’ is a major public artwork by the artist Marc Quinn
22/10/2019

‘Our Blood’ is a major public artwork by the artist Marc Quinn

Two cubes of frozen human blood from donations by resettled refugee volunteers and non-refugee volunteers will be displayed in Summer 2021 on the plaza in front of the New York Public Library, housed in a pavilion designed by Norman Foster.

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David Chipperfield receives Galician of the Year Award
22/10/2019

David Chipperfield receives Galician of the Year Award

Presented at a ceremony in Santiago de Compostela by the President of Galicia, Alberto Núñez Feijóo, the award was given in recognition of David Chipperfield’s commitment to the region and the work of Fundación RIA. During his acceptance speech David described...

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Werk12 building opens in Munich
21/10/2019

Werk12 building opens in Munich

A work of the Dutch firm MVRDV, this multipurpose building harboring restaurants, bars, offices, and a gym has opened its doors in Werksviertel-Mitte, an industrial area near the Ostbahnhof station, in east Munich, that the federal state of Bavaria plans to turn into...

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'Souto de Moura: Memory, Projects, Works’
18/10/2019

'Souto de Moura: Memory, Projects, Works’

On view through 6 September 2020 at the Casa da Arquitectura in Matonsinhos (Portugal) is an extensive exhibition on Eduardo Souto de Moura (Porto, 1952), curated by Francesco Dal Co and Nuno Graça Moura. Taking up over 1,000 square meters...

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Saif Ul Haque Sthapati, Arcadia Education Project in Bangladesh
18/10/2019

Saif Ul Haque Sthapati, Arcadia Education Project in Bangladesh

Distinguished with the 2019 Aga Khan Award for Architecture, this bamboo construction in South Kanarchor harbors a kindergarten, a professional training center, and a hostel. Carried out by the Dhaka firm of Saif Ul Haque, the 'amphibious' structure anchored to...

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2019 Architecture MasterPrize winners
18/10/2019

2019 Architecture MasterPrize winners

The Architecture MasterPrize™ (AMP) honors designs in the disciplines of architecture, interior design, and landscape architecture with the goal of advancing the appreciation of architecture worldwide.

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