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This Gorgeous New Campus Center is What Happens When Students Pay the Bills

Architects working in a university setting pride themselves on design that responds to student needs and blends in with the campus landscape. <b>DIALOG</b> and <b>B+H Architects</b>, who collaborated on a new student union building for the University of British Columbia, are no different. But they worked under a …

Architecture

10 Masterpieces of Architecture That Transcend Time and Space

1. Lou Ruvo Centre for Brain Health, Las Vegas<p>Designed by world renowned architect Frank Gehry, The Lou Ruvo Centre for Brain Health has become …

Skyscrapers

Street Photography Camera Review – Fujifilm X100T

I’m going to approach this review from a different perspective than my review of the X100S, I’m going to look at this camera from a Street …

Generator Paris / DesignAgency

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Generator Paris is the newest location in Generator’s quickly expanding chain of distinctive and …

France

Garage Museum of Contemporary Art / OMA

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Garage Museum of Contemporary Art is a renovation of the 1960s Vremena Goda (Seasons of the Year) …

Gallery: David Chipperfield's "Sticks and Stones" Installation in The Neue Nationalgalerie

Romanian photographer Laurian Ghinitoiu has shared images from last year's "Sticks and Stones" exhibition at the Neue Nationalgalerie in Berlin. …

Architecture

Rebel One / WWAA

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The first building to be designed and developed as a part of the complex is rebel one. It is one of two …

Technological Change

El Pinós Cultural Center / LC Arquitectura

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The faceted geometry is a design asset that integrates the design in its urban context whilst …

Santiago Calatrava's City of Arts and Sciences Stars in Disney's "Tomorrowland"

Santiago Calatrava's City of Arts and Sciences has taken a starring role in <i>Tomorrowland</i>, Disney's latest blockbuster. Located in the former riverbed …

Mazarin / Arboreal Architecture

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Mazarin House is a block of 6 two-bedroom flats in Woodford, East London. The design optimises the use …

The Lantern / Fraher Architects

‘The Lantern’ project involved the complete basement, ground and first floor extension and refurbishment
of a Locally Listed Residential Building in …

Industrial pipe bookshelf

Massachusetts home by Anmahian Winton features a facade of ipe wood and zinc

American studio Anmahian Winton Architects chose pale wood and dark zinc for the facade of this house in Cambridge, Massachusetts, to contrast with …

The Sustainable "Mazama House"

Sat on the eastern edge of the North Cascades in Washington State, Mazama House makes the most of its mountain valley location, creating both home …

This stunning Argentinian house is buried under a sacred Patagonian site

Perched on a slope overlooking the Nahuel Huapi Lake and majestic Andes Mountains, there is a striking contemporary home that makes the most out of …

Maison D is An Affordable Family Home

Traditional building is time consuming, labor intensive, expensive and can be quite damaging to the environment. Part of living a sustainable …

Heartwarming Photos of Smiling Babies

Whenever a newborn baby smiles, the old folks say that their angel is playing with them. If that were true, then all these babies must be smiling at …

MAD Transforms Japanese Home into Unconventional Kindergarten and Residence

MAD Architects have broken ground on their first project in Japan, the "Clover House" kindergarten. "A kindergarten that feels like home," as MAD …

Roofing

Tomihiro Art Museum / aat + makoto yokomizo

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Located in a mountain village beside a man-made lake two and a half hours' drive north of Tokyo, the …

Graz Main Station Redevelopment / Zechner & Zechner

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Graz central station, with 30,000 travellers per day, is one of the most important transport hubs in …

18th Avenue City Homes by Malboeuf Bowie Architecture

Seattle-based architecture firm Malboeuf Bowie Architecture presents the 18th Avenue City Homes.<p>Seattle-based architecture firm Malboeuf Bowie Architecture presents the 18th Avenue City Homes. Committed to developing innovative, unconventional, and modern design solutions, Malboeuf Bowie …

A Washington Residence with Sustainable Features & Reclaimed Materials

Medici Architects partnered with Seattle-based sustainable developer Dwell Development on a 5-Star Built Green Home in Downtown Kirkland (Seattle). …