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03/26/2017 at 22:03. Facebook
ICYMI: Panoramic Interests has developed a self-contained, 160 square-foot pod for San Francisco's homeless. The unit is stackable and features a private bathroom and kitchen. [ Bit.ly Link ]

CitySpaces MicroPAD

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ARCHITECT magazine
03/26/2017 at 20:00. Facebook
ICYMI: The Burrawong House in Mosman, NSW is a single family home, nestled within the trees on the edge of a national park. Designed by Bijl Architecture, the 1970s home now features a lap pool.[ Bit.ly Link ]

Burrawong House

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ARCHITECT magazine
03/26/2017 at 18:14. Facebook
ICYMI: Nestled in the hillside of Hong Kong is the award-winning Asia Society Hong Kong Center. Designed by Tod Williams Bille Tsien Architects and Partners, AGC Design, and Associated Architects, the structure has been renovated and now features new offices, a theater, and an art gallery. The project is a recipient of a Merit in Architecture for the 2017 AIANY Design Awards. [ Bit.ly Link ]

Asia Society Hong Kong Center

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ARCHITECT magazine
03/26/2017 at 16:00. Facebook
ICYMI: The Met Breuer restoration project has been awarded a merit in interiors in the 2017 AIANY Design Awards. "This project epitomizes the best preservation practices by respecting the original architect’s intentions, reinstating the design as conceived and leaving evidence of the architectural patina acquired over time," Deborah Dietsch and Joan Blumenfeld, FAIA, stated. The restoration...
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ARCHITECT magazine
03/26/2017 at 14:00. Facebook
ICYMI: The Stealth Building by WORKac has been awarded a Merit in Architecture as part of the 2017 AIANY Design Awards.[ Bit.ly Link ]

Stealth Building

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ARCHITECT magazine
03/25/2017 at 23:00. Facebook
ICYMI: In early March in New York City, founder of the forest conservation organization More Trees Ryuichi Sakamoto, and Japanese architect Kengo Kuma launched cedar wood building blocks, Tsumiki, in the U.S. [ Bit.ly Link ]

Kengo Kuma's Triangular Wooden Blocks Launch in the United States

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ARCHITECT magazine
03/25/2017 at 21:25. Facebook
ICYMI: Creating a public space for socializing and contemplation, Utopia Arkitekter releases their designs for the S:t Erik Indoor Park in Stockholm. The project is the first of a series of proposals to develop the cultural additions to the city. [ Bit.ly Link ]

S:t Erik Indoor Park

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ARCHITECT magazine
03/25/2017 at 19:00. Facebook
ICYMI: Remembered by many at the World's Fair in 1967, Buckminister Fuller's Biosphere celebrates 50 years of innovative architecture.[ Bit.ly Link ]

Buckminster Fuller's Biosphere Celebrates 50

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ARCHITECT magazine
03/25/2017 at 17:00. Facebook
ICYMI: Oiio Studio proposes to build a long, slender, and U-shaped residential building in New York City, the Big Bend. The structure intends to stand out on the skyline and continue with the emerging trend of skinny skyscrapers in the city. [ Bit.ly Link ]

The Big Bend

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ARCHITECT magazine
03/25/2017 at 14:00. Facebook
ICYMI: The Bosjes Chapel in the Western Cape of South Africa was designed by native Coetzee Steyn of London-based Steyn Studio. Inspired by Psalm 36:7 and the surrounding mountain ranges, the structure was constructed from a concrete shell that supports itself.[ Bit.ly Link ]

Bosjes Chapel

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ARCHITECT magazine
03/24/2017 at 15:06. Facebook
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Tomecek Studio approaches design with the intention of crafting spaces that reflect the intimacy and poetics of "making”, i.e. using light and material as guiding principles, instead of form. They think about human experience first and allow it to shape the project. They explore various scales and focus on experience, site, and the lasting impression of...
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Tomecek Studio Architecture

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ARCHITECT magazine
03/24/2017 at 14:10. Facebook
Find out how a marine worm's jaw inspired a gel-like material that could have applications in motion control for soft robotics and sensors, and more: bit.ly/2nYXZVX

This Week in Tech: Marine Worm Jaw Inspires Environmentally Responsive Gel

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ARCHITECT magazine
03/24/2017 at 14:00. Facebook
This comes after months of speculation and criticism of the GSA and President Trump for a potential breach of the original 60-year lease contract.

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GSA Determines Trump Hotel Lease in "Full Compliance"

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ARCHITECT magazine
03/24/2017 at 12:19. Facebook
"My eyes are open now. ... I see clearly the challenges, struggles, and inequity that stem from unconscious gender and racial biases." -Tania Salgado, a principal and cofounder of Handprint Architecture in Denver.

Urging Architecture Forward

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ARCHITECT magazine
03/23/2017 at 20:37. Facebook
Elite Eight of Arch Madness is up. See who made the cut and vote for your favorite players: [ Bit.ly Link ]

Arch Madness: Give It Up for the Elite Eight

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ARCHITECT magazine
03/23/2017 at 17:01. Facebook
Panoramic Interests has developed a self-contained, 160 square-foot pod for San Francisco's homeless. The unit is stackable and features a private bathroom and kitchen. [ Bit.ly Link ]

CitySpaces MicroPAD

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The Burrawong House in Mosman, NSW is a single family home, nestled within the trees on the edge of a national park. Designed by Bijl Architecture, the 1970s home now features a lap pool. [ Bit.ly Link ]

Burrawong House

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MVRDV's design for the Collection Building in Rotterdam is a mixed-use space featuring a cafe, exhibition space, and a sculpture garden. [ Bit.ly Link ]

Collection Building

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Kim and Tritton Residence Halls at Haverford College by
Tod Williams Billie Tsien Architects and Partners have won a merit in architecture in the 2017 AIANY Design Awards. [ Bit.ly Link ]

Kim and Tritton Residence Halls, Haverford College

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Modern & Sleek Design for renovated Ronald McDonald house: Pilkington Optiwhite™ was used to create a new look for a great cause.

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