Fathy believed architecture was for the people. He designed houses to meet the needs of the families living in them.
Adelaide, Australia artist Joshua Smith has created an incredible collection of miniature models that explore the gritty world of urban architecture. Joshua has shared his beautiful work on Instagram, Facebook, and his website. A post...Show More Summary
A new exhibition shows some of the work of John Donohue, a former New Yorker editor, who draws city architecture.
Tour the restored Case Study House No. 10 in Pasadena, the city’s only home designed for the landmark residential architecture experiment, as part of the Pasadena Heritage Modern Works Spring Home Tour on March 26. The three-level home, constructed in 1947 on a sloping corner lot in the San Rafael...
Jonathan Zdziarski: I’m pleased to announce that I’ve accepted a position with Apple’s Security Engineering and Architecture team, and am very excited to be working with a group of like minded individuals so passionate about protecting...Show More Summary
From the World Heritage inscription for The Architectural Work of Le Corbusier: Chosen from the work of Le Corbusier, the 17 sites comprising this transnational serial property are spread over seven countries and are a testimonial to the invention of a new architectural language that made a break with the past. They were built over […]
Edward Cella Art & Architecture presents Kendell Carter: Marvel, an exhibition of cast paintings, sculpture, installation, and guided meditation by Kendell Carter. Carter's sustained commitment to observing and exploring race, gender,...Show More Summary
For Architectural Digest, by Hadley Keller. If you think selecting the perfect floral arrangement for your dinner party is stressful, Laura Dowling’s resumé just may make you faint. The former official floral designer for the White House,...Show More Summary
Fly over the City of Angels Photographer Jeffery Milstein can turn any aerial view into a work of art. His images take on an architectural quality, with a focus on shapes and form so that it’s hard to decipher what you are looking at—whether it’s an airport, a cruise ship, or an industrial site. But his images of cityscapes are the most mesmerizing. Show More Summary
Let’s talk acoustics In addition to writing about architecture for several publications, Kate Wagner has worked as a sound engineer with expertise in recording engineering, product development, and research. She is currently a graduate...Show More Summary
by Chris Sutton Moon Duo play Fri March 3 at Sunset Tavern. Moon Duo's latest offering, Occult Architecture Vol. 1, conjures deep references. "Cold Fear" works as an homage to early 1980s cold wave tape music with its goth-pop aesthetic and frigid vocal interplay. Show More Summary
Moon Duo Build a Psychedelic Temple on Occult Architecture Vol. 1 by Chris Sutton M oon Duo's latest offering, Occult Architecture Vol. 1, conjures deep references. "Cold Fear" works as an homage to early 1980s cold wave tape music with its goth-pop aesthetic and frigid vocal interplay. Show More Summary
A few months ago, Amazon scored a major hire. It convinced Adrian Cockcroft to come work for the company as VP Cloud Architecture Strategy. Cockcroft had been consulting for Battery Ventures, helping the VC find cloud startups to invest in. But he's best known for his years at Netflix as Amazon Web Services' most famous first customer. Show More Summary
In May 2011, a group of software architects at a workshop near Venice used the word “microservice” to describe a process they had recently worked on. The philosophical essence of a microservice can be described as, “Focus on one task...Show More Summary
The idea of plug-in architecture never quite worked in the real world
Karin Liljegren’s firm Omgivning works on high-profile projects in Downtown Los Angeles Downtown Los Angeles architecture and interior design firm Omgivning is working on some of the most high-profile adaptive reuse projects in the neighborhood...Show More Summary
Here's what happens to your SEO efforts when your IA sucks, some common SEO IA mistakes, and helpful tips on how to make your IA and SEO work together. The post How to Make Information Architecture & SEO Work Together by @MrDannyGoodwin appeared first on Search Engine Journal.
An architect's bold vision or a crazy idea doomed to never get off the ground? Time will tell in Dubai. The city is known for its impressive architectural feats, but one structure in the works has the potential to be more awe-inspiring than the rest. Dynamic Architecture is designing an...
Many building processes still involve sub-standard working conditions and are not compellingly sustainable. Current research on the integration of digital technologies within construction processes promises substantial contributions to sustainability and productivity, while at the same time enabling completely new forms of architectural expression. Show More Summary
(Image credit: My Dubio) After 20 years of working there, Alvar Aalto's architecture practice outgrew the modest studio space in his home near Helsinki, and in 1956 he re-located it to a building just down the road. The new spot, designed...Show More Summary