Aljoheri

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These beautiful desert biodomes will be 100% self-sustaining

In an effort to encourage ecotourism for the millions that visit the United Arab Emirates each year, the country has officially launched the Biodomes …

selfsustaining

Gropius, Breuer and Moholy-Nagy honored with English Heritage blue plaque at the Isokon Building

A trio of Bauhaus visionaries were commemorated this morning with an English Heritage blue plaque, unveiled at the famed Isokon building where the …

National Historic Landmarks

Keller Easterling discusses her latest book "Medium Design" with Failed Architecture

<i></i>In her latest book Medium Design, Easterling turns this idea of disposition to our ways of thinking, and rehearses a set of tools to address …

Architecture

Getting a headache from staring at all those buildings? This study explains why

<i></i>Because the repetitive patterns of urban architecture break the rule of nature, it is more difficult for the human brain to process them efficiently. …

CNN

Mobil Arquitectos designs Tierra Chiloe hotel for exposed Chilean island site

This boutique hotel by Chilean firm Mobil Arquitectos perches atop a grassy hill, with a glazed dining and lounge area offering ocean views, and a …

Swimming Pools

Gleaming, recyclable facade clads a solar-powered Dutch house

Move over, brick and mortar — a new house in Amsterdam is eschewing the traditional facade for a striking alternative that gleams golden in the sun. …

Design

This New House In South Africa Was Designed To Enjoy The Views Over A Lagoon

Interior design firm ARRCC in collaboration with architecture firm SAOTA, have recently completed the Benguela Cove residence, a new and modern …

Architecture

How mushroom architecture is being used to address Cleveland's housing crisis​

<i></i>Inspired by the work of inventor Philip Ross and his company MycoWorks, Maurer argues that one of the keys to addressing Cleveland’s housing crisis …

Housing

The top three entries of the Revolution of Dignity Museum competition in Kiev

The winners of the Revolution of Dignity Museum competition was recently revealed! Following the Maidan Revolution Public Square competition in 2014 …

revolutionofdignity

Will Alsop's only African project to be fun-filled shopping centre

The late Will Alsop's first project built in Africa, a shopping centre in Nairobi, Kenya, will feature a monorail with "jellybean" carriages and a …

alsop

Adorno's emerging Lebanese designers collection shows country's "no-rule" culture

Digital design store and gallery Adorno has launched a collection of products created by emerging designers based in Beirut, Lebanon.<p>Works by fifteen …

War

Robitaille Curtis stretches trapeze net across void at Atrium Townhome in Montreal

An atrium ringed with wooden slats and topped with netting is the focal point of this slender Montreal dwelling, which has been overhauled by …

Architecture

Old shipping container repurposed as a 40-foot-tall parking booth

Columbus, Ohio is now home to what is probably the world’s most unique parking booth. The firm behind the design, JBAD architects, turned an old …

Design

MAPA assembles "simple and austere" Sacromonte Chapel in Uruguay over one day

Architecture studio MAPA has designed this simple prefabricated wooden chapel for a vineyard in Maldonado, Uruguay, puncturing a black box through …

Argentina

Elliott Jamal Robbins at Kai Matsumiya (Contemporary Art Daily)

Elliott Jamal Robbins, <i>Snow White Clapping</i>, 2018, Film, Edition of 10., 1 minute 2 seconds<p><i>Full gallery of images, video, press release and link</i> …

Art

"Architecture... for a better world!": Here is the official poster for 2018 World Architecture Day!

On October 1st, the architecture community will celebrate World Architecture Day. Established in 2005 by UIA, events, exhibits, lectures and other …

Posters

In Common With launches lamps with handmade clay shades

Brooklyn homeware brand In Common With has released its first collection of lamps, which includes in-house designs along with products made in …

Furniture

Weekly Round-Up #185

It's time for another Archinect Employer of the Day weekly round-up! Check out the latest firms profiled amid the thousands of active listings on our …

Employment

The OF House by Studio Otto Felix

Studio Otto Felix has recently completed a modern house in Sao Paulo, Brazil, that features neutral colors and natural materials throughout its …

home

Kelder Architects Have Designed A House That Opens To A Courtyard With A BBQ Terrace, A Grassy Lawn, And A Pool

Kelder Architects have recently completed a custom contemporary house in Brisbane, Australia, that was designed for their builder/developer …

Architecture

HOK designs aquaponics facility to alleviate Kansas City’s food desert

Nonprofit Nile Valley Aquaponics is raising fish in a Kansas City food desert—and they’re creating jobs, providing healthy food and promoting …

Aquaponics

Plús Hús Is a 320-Square-Foot Flat-Packed Home by Minarc

Minarc has thrown their hat into the ring with their answer to California’s housing crisis – the Plús Hús, which is Icelandic for “plus house”. State …

Prefab Homes

The Bailer Hill House by Prentiss + Balance + Wickline

Architecture firm Prentiss + Balance + Wickline, have designed a multi-level, modern wood house in Friday Harbor, Washington State, that’s anchored …

Architecture

11 architecture job opportunities with firms previously featured on Archinect

Over the years we have highlighted many unique firms on Archinect diving into exciting and innovative work being done in the field. Throughout our …

This passive-energy lake house unites multiple generations under one roof

Located on a peninsula on Ossippee Lake, New Hampshire, the Anker Jordan Residence is a lakeside cottage that offers multi-generational living with a …

Architecture

Sanctuary for human rights: Mark Wallinger's Magna Carta chamber

It was important that it seemed to grow out of the land, as if it was laying down its own sediments<p>Between the Thames, Windsor Great Park and the M25 is a series of lush meadows, knee-high in midsummer grass and buttercups, that were given to the National Trust in the 1930s. They are grazed by …

National Trust

Zaha Hadid Architects’ Morpheus hotel in Macau to open tomorrow

Opening its doors tomorrow, the Morpheus hotel is already set to become one of Macau's most opulent addresses. Located on the southern edge of China, …

10 stunning homes for your Friday inspiration

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 …

Northern California

VanMoof launches lock-free Electrified bike that can "take care of itself"

Dutch bike company VanMoof has launched a high-security electric bicycle that it claims is impossible to ride or sell if stolen.<p>The Electrified S2 …

Electric Vehicles

Zaha Hadid Architects unveils Morpheus hotel in Macau

Three holes punctuate the twisting geometric facade of the Morpheus hotel in Macau, China, designed by Zaha Hadid Architects, which opens today, 15 …

Architecture