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Ecological Densification Four Townhouses / SHAPE Architecture

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Project Overview: A small single-family house was replaced with a four unit building, housing 13 people. …

Architecture

Architects could become "closer to game designers or filmmakers"

<b>Dezeen and MINI Frontiers:</b> architecture education is failing to understand how technology is changing our cities says Keiichi Matsuda, who foresees …

UK's "first amphibious house" can float on floodwater like a boat in a dock

Work is nearing completion on the Amphibious House by Baca Architects – a family home on an island in the middle of the River Thames that can float …

5 Breathing Exercises to Try Today

Boost your energy, find your focus, and rev your workouts with these breathing exercises you’ve never tried<p>Take a deep breath. Chances are your shoulders shrugged and your chest puffed out.<p>And chances are you don’t realize that’s <i>not</i> how you’re supposed to breathe. See, that belly breath your yoga …

Yoga

Rem Koolhaas: How the Age of the Decision Maker Impacts Building Design

How does contemporary architecture differ around the world and what causes these differences? In this video of a discussion between Rem Koolhaas and …

Olive Grove House / Team Green Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> This small single level energy efficient house is located near the end of the Kawarau Gorge, in Central …

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Li Xiaodong wins inaugural Moriyama Prize for "modest" Liyuan Library

<b>News:</b> Chinese architect Li Xiaodong has become the first recipient of the Moriyama Prize – a new award launched by the Royal Architectural Institute …

A Walk Along the Bayou: An Award-Winning Proposal Aims to Reinvent Houston’s River

Nearly 9,000 kilometers separate Venice, Italy from Houston, Texas, and yet, both cities are bound by a simple connection: the coexistence of the …

Cubed Slovakian Lodge Stands on a Corner in the High Tatra Mountains

The proposed <i>Kemarsk Hut</i> by architecture firm Atelier 8000 is a unique take on the typical lodge, as its incredible structure looks like a cube that's been rotated onto one of its corners. This concept was created for an international competition aimed at designing a building for the High Tatra …

Jean Nouvel's Sydney towers boast vertical gardens and a huge sunlight reflector

French architect Jean Nouvel teamed up with botanist Patrick Blanc to create this pair of plant-covered Sydney towers that reflect light into their …

New Canaan Residence

Elizabeth Felicella<p>as Architects<p>The New Canaan Residence is nestled into a lush hilltop site in this forested part of Connecticut. The house was …

Why You Should Use The Golden Ratio In Your Decor

We’ve all heard of the golden ratio. Most likely, it’s filed away with all the rest of your memories from your college art class or you read about in …

The Queens Park House by MCK Architects

MCK Architects designed the Queens Park House in Sydney, Australia.<p>Project description<p>The core idea for this house was a room in the garden. A large …

MASS Design Group's Latest Video: Design That Heals

In their sixth Beyond the Building video, “Design That Heals,” MASS Design Group explores how architects can improve the lives and health of people …

Why Aren't You Creating Right Now?

Let me ask you a question. Why aren’t you <i>creating</i> right now? I don’t mean <i>right</i> now. I mean now in a general sense. The general-now. The now that’s …

Following A Pattern – 5 Standout Swim Trunks - The Fox Is Black

Summer’s in full swing and the right pair of swim trunks are a must have. Don’t make the mistake of being that guy (or the partner of that guy) with …

Electric Objects: A Dedicated Computer for the Display of Digital Artwork | Colossal

<p>Currently funding over on Kickstarter, the E01 is a computer designed specifically for the display of art. The device was created by New York-based …