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10 of the Most Iconic Buildings by Architect Frank Gehry You Should Know

It’s rare for an architect to become a household name, but the ones who earn this distinction have their designs lauded for decades to come. Frank Gehry is one of these visionaries who has planned and built awe-inspiring structures since the early 1960s. Known for his bold architectural features …

Santa Monica

Foster + Partners and Heatherwick Studio complete Shanghai skyscraper duo

Foster + Partners and Heatherwick Studio teamed up to design this pair of 180-metre skyscrapers, which stand at the intersection of Shanghai's old …

SCULPTOR HOUSE BY YH2

YH2 is an architectural design firm in Quebec founded by Marie-Claude Hamelin and Loukas Yiacouvakis. One of their latest projects is the Sculptor …

A Maine Farmhouse Built With Salvaged Materials

Caleb Johnson Studio combined materials recovered from a vintage farmstead, as well as a midcentury modern teardown, to create the ultimate modern farmhouse.<p>A Kennebunk family needed their forever home, and the old farmhouse and barn that stood on their property wasn't going to cut it. The …

Mid-Century modern

Apple Spent A Fortune On Its New Cupertino Campus: Here’s How Much It Cost

Video screenshot via 9To5Mac<p><b>Apple’s new campus</b> is luxurious, sprawling, and looks like something out of a sci-fi film.<p><b>Despite some</b> Apple employees …

Steve Jobs Theater

Knife Edge

Architecture lovers won’t stop touching the National Gallery's 19.5 degree marble prow.<p>Beside the widely visited rotating exhibits, iconic Alexander …

World’s most sustainable office space opens in London

Designed by Foster + Partners, Bloomberg’s new London facility sets a benchmark for green architecture and design<p>When Bloomberg, the news and financial tech giant, decided to build a new European headquarters in London in 2010, it had a chance to not just build a home, but make a statement for …

Mole Architects’ The Houseboat wins the 2017 Stephen Lawrence Prize for its low construction budget

<b>Cambridge-based Mole Architects' The Houseboat has been awarded the 2017 Stephen Lawrence Prize by The Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA)</b> …

Bloomberg Unveils New European Headquarters in the City of London | Bloomberg L.P.

– World’s most sustainable office design<br>– Designed to embrace and improve the public realm<br>– Follows 30 years of growth and investment in the …

Bloomberg to open £1bn City of London headquarters | Financial Times

Bloomberg’s new headquarters in the City of London — billed as the most sustainable office building in the world — will open on Tuesday.<p>While the …

Bloomberg has opened a huge new Norman Foster-designed HQ in London

The 1.1 million sq ft site — based in two buildings joined by bridges — is located between the Bank of England and St Paul's Cathedral in London's famous Square Mile.<p>It features a giant 210 metre ramp at its heart that aims to encourage collaboration between workers and a pantry with free snacks …

Financial Services

Bloomberg HQ: a £1bn building that looks like a regional department store

Bloomberg’s new European headquarters may be the most sustainable office building in the world, but Norman Foster’s design is chubby and prosaic<p>“It took almost a decade to build this building,” says Michael Bloomberg, former mayor of New York and head of the Bloomberg media empire, standing beneath …

Architecture

First Look at Bloomberg’s New HQ by Foster + Partners

Bloomberg’s new London headquarters, designed by Foster + Partners, reflects a concern for neighbors, both near and far. It is billed as the world’s …

Foster and Partners

Gorgeous Bloomberg’s HQ in London by Foster + Partners

Sir Norman Foster’s legendary architecture studio, Foster + Partners, keeps on redefining the London’s skyline by completing the new Bloomberg‘s …

Is Lord Foster’s new creation the ultimate office building?

Norman Foster’s new building in London for Bloomberg is a thing of beauty and a feat of sustainability. Laura Clarke takes a tour and meets the brains behind the project.<p>“I mean there are ribbon cuttings, Mike, and there are ribbon cuttings,” London Mayor Sadiq Khan joked with New York’s former …

G-08 House / Saúl Lara

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Located in the metropolitan area of Guadalajara, the project called G-08 is based on the concept where …

Project 2575

Denver, Colorado<p>When Bryan Bozeman, principal and founder of Stone Cloud Design Build, a boutique design-build firm based in Denver, CO, began the design/build process for his own home, he knew it would be his chance to push the envelope creatively and showcase some of the unique concepts and …

Working with metal structures in homes

With so many different styles of architecture out in the world, it can be a bit tricky to know which one is best for you, but we want to make the …

A Modern-Day Fortress House With A Timeless Design

This contemporary residence is located in Bellinzona, Switzerland and it’s a modern-day fortress. With 260 square meters of living space, it’s big …

California Eichler trimmed in blue asks $1.2M

Located in San Rafael<p><i>Have a nomination for a jaw-dropping listing that would make a mighty fine House of the Day? Get thee to the</i> <i>tipline</i> <i>and send us your suggestions. We'd love to see what you've got.</i><p><b>Location:</b> San Rafael, California<p><b>Price:</b> $1,175,000<p>Trimmed in blue, this inviting Eichler home with …

Living Rooms

Airy Costa Rica home enjoys incredible views of the ocean and jungle

This gorgeous Costa Rican residence occupies a unique location near Santa Teresa Beach, where the jungle meets the Pacific Ocean. Architect Benjamin …

Jack K. Snow Builds an Innovative Home in Colorado’s Rocky Mountains

To combat the mountain home’s sloped design, the architect crafted an adjoining bridge and three-story tower<p><i>This article originally appeared in the October 2008 issue of Architectural Digest.</i><p>For as long as I can remember, I have loved bridges and towers," says architect Jack K. Snow, of the …

Architecture

Millennials are ditching the cookie-cutter McMansion for the 'McModern'

In recent years, the McMansion has fallen out of fashion for a new type of home: the "McModern." Like the McMansion, the McModern is designed for the masses. But instead of borrowing from traditional architectural styles, McModerns take inspiration from modernist architecture, characterized by an …

Architecture

This proposed luxury hotel by Fender Katsalidis Architects incorporates a suspension bridge

<i></i>It will be built from the top down on a suspension bridge, modelled after and painted the colour of the Golden Gate bridge. At its base will be a new …

Lewis University’s new aviation-inspired student center is ready for take-off

The building’s glassy atrium will feature decorative airplanes as a nod to the school’s aviation program<p>When it came time for Lewis University to envision a new student center for its Romeoville campus, the college looked to the sky for inspiration. Home to a private airport and a nationally …

Living House / Chetecortes

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Designed for a business family who spends a lot of time traveling, with a culture of fluidity and …

Architecture

College Aime Cesaire / Patrick Arotcharen architecte

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> School architecture requires the creation of specific spaces which are for both living in and teaching …

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This post is regarding one tricky mechanism in javascript that every beginner must understand — <b>hoisting</b>. Every technical interview includes …

30 architectural masterpieces everyone should see in their lifetime

Buildings may be some of the most impressive works of art we have.<p>After sinking untold sums of money into their construction, we can walk through the …

Archaeology

A chic home that cost just $60k (with floor plan)

Before we begin to show you this beautiful home, we want to make it clear that the cost of the project is very much affected by where this home was …