Emergency responders had to work for hours overnight to free a Pittsburgh-area man trapped between two buildings. He was not there due to some accident of architecture or building collapse, though; he was there because he’d tried to execute a rooftop maneuver he shouldn’t have been doing, and failed. Badly. As local CBS station KDKA reports, at 2 a.m. …
The UK is full of old and new buildings that qualify among the world's most impressive works of architecture. For those looking for a guide to the very best the UK has to offer, we have compiled a ranking of the coolest buildings and structures in the country. Show More Summary
Time capsule in a book (or three) Any lover of midcentury modern architecture will probably have come across the work of Julius Shulman, the legendary architectural photographer who evangelized the laid-back modernism of postwar Southern California to the world. Show More Summary
Enhancing the sounds of one of the world’s most recognized performing arts spaces While the billowing white facade of the Sydney Opera House remains one of the world’s most iconic works of architecture, the building’s interior acoustics are some of the worst in the country. Show More Summary
A new monograph from Taschen focuses on the sprawling, lesser-known work of Julius Shulman. A new monograph from Taschen focuses on the sprawling, lesser-known work of Julius Shulman. Architects may design buildings, but it's the architectural photographers that spark our love affairs with the structures. Read Full Story
This architecturally inspired LED lighting is 3D printable and arches over your desk for perfect illumination. Read more on MAKE The post 3D Print an Archway of LED Lighting to Illuminate Your Work Table appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers.
In MVC based architectures, working with template engines is an inevitable part of the development routine. It usually goes like this: we prepare and pass the data to the view. In the view, we print them based on our layout design. Here...Show More Summary
Buildings may be some of the most impressive works of art we have. After sinking untold sums of money into their construction, we can walk through the finished products and even live inside them. Business Insider has selected 30 buildings that push the boundaries of structural expression. Show More Summary
“The Swiss architect has been working with LACMA Director and Chief Executive Michael Govan for years on an ambitious and controversial new building to hold the museum’s permanent collection. But details – architectural and financial alike – have been hard to come by” – until now. Christopher Hawthorne has a look.
Europe is home to many of the world's most impressive works of architecture. For those looking for a guide to the very best, we've compiled a ranking of the coolest buildings and structures on the continent. Our list features old and...Show More Summary
Last year, Trimble announced that it is working with Microsoft to develop a new generation of tools, integrated with the HoloLens holographic platform on Windows 10, which are intended to improve quality, collaboration and efficiency in the design, construction and operation of buildings and structures. A proof of concept was demonstrated at Microsoft’s Build Conference […]
Edward Cella Art & Architecture announces Maranasati by David Horvitz, an exhibition including hand-blown sea glass sculptures, collaborative sound performances with Xiu Xiu front-man Jamie Stewart, and sprouting avocado trees. On exhibit will be nine hand-blown sea glass sculptures from Horvitz?s ongoing series started in 2014. Show More Summary
The semi-autonomous robots work in tandem to build around existing architecture.
It’s like a private park Never ones to shy away from throwing in all the plants, Vietnamese architecture firm Vo Trong Nghia takes the roof terrace to the next level in this new home in Nha Trang, Vietnam. The firm, working in collaboration...Show More Summary
Kanye West — rapper, husband of Kim Kardashian, fashion designer, expert Tweeter — wants to design merchandise for an unlikely destination: Ikea. "I have to work with Ikea - make furniture for interior design, for architecture," West...Show More Summary
Founded by Kuukuwa Manful: image via SOCIARCHI is a social architecture initiative that uses research-based, community-participation approaches to design in order to solve environmental and social problems. Our work is geared towards...Show More Summary
Selgas Cano's woodland glazed office in Madrid Spanish architecture firm Selgas Cano works from a stunning glazed office immersed in a Madrid's forest. Its streamlined design features a window that extends all-along allowing workersShow More Summary
The world has so many incredible buildings that it can be hard to know which are truly above the rest. For those who want to brush up on their architecture knowledge, we've compiled a ranking of the 100 coolest buildings and structures...Show More Summary
Taking foliage to new heights Tropical foliage is unlikely to be the first thing that springs to mind on a walk through central Singapore, an area abuzz with the cacophony of construction work. Yet amidst the chaos rises urban oasis PARKROYAL on Pickering, a high-end hotel dripping with ledges of eye-catching sky gardens. Show More Summary
The server architecture for Titanfall 2 relies on many providers, and Respawn explains why. Yesterday, it was announced that Titanfall 2 would rely on Multiplay dedicated servers for worldwide coverage. Multiplay’s tech itself uses many other cloud providers like Google, Amazon, and Microsoft Azure. In the video above, Titanfall 2 lead engineer at developer Respawn […]