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The 100 coolest works of architecture in the world

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

Architecture firm WOHA is greening Singapore's urban core

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

Titanfall 2 video explains how the game’s dedicated servers are going to work

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 […]

Behind The Scenes Of An Indie Author Business: Tools And Technical Architecture

Being a successful indie author is not just about writing. You also have to run a small business … and that involves various tools and technologies. I was a business consultant for 13 years across Europe and Asia Pacific, working for large companies like Accenture (then Andersen Consulting), Cap Gemini/CGEY and even IBM for a […]

These stunning photos of empty subways are colorful works of art

Influenced by architecture photographer Julius Shulman, Forsyth’s first metro series, "Montreal Metro", started out as a school project and ended up earning him a 2015 International Photographer of the Year award. Today, the young artist's...Show More Summary

David Adjaye: "People Are Overly Obsessed With The Visual In Architecture"

The British architect and his musician brother have a released a collaborative album. Some buildings are just four walls and a roof, but when they're the work of British-Ghanian architect David Adjaye, they're masterful compositions of light, materials, and scale that ultimately speak to "atmosphere as an emotional space for human beings," as he once said. Read Full Story

Switzerland unveils cloud-like pavilion at Venice Biennale

Kerez’s pavilion is an attempt to think about, construct, and experience architecture differently. This experimental work designed for a specific location and occasion is an autonomous piece that, trying to avoid a conventional design framework, seeks greater innovation. Show More Summary

Microsoft’s Skype drops support for more than 80% of Windows Phone users

We posted earlier today that following an architecture change Skype is set to drop support for Skype on Windows Phone 8.1, and older versions of Android. The Windows Phone app is set to stop working in October 2016. Rudy Hyunn has now reminded us that this means more than 80% of Windows Phone users will soon be […]

4 Ways Your Office Is Crushing Your Creativity

Two-thirds of employees believe that they work in spaces that stifle creativity and innovation, a Gensler survey finds. Is your office stifling your creativity? A recent survey, conducted by the global architecture firm Gensler, suggests as much. The good news: You can do something about it. Read Full Story

Ian Ramsay

Ian Ramsay was born in England, emigrated to the U.S. where he studied at the University of Utah, and now lives and works in Utah’s Salt Lake Valley. Ramsay’s background in architecture shows in his confident handling of complex urban and architectural subjects. His strong draftstmanship also affords him the ability to work with loose […]

17 Le Corbusier Buildings Receive UNESCO World Heritage Designation

The sites are spread across seven countries UNESCO has just announced the addition of 17 of Le Corbusier’s projects to its World Heritage List, calling the Swiss-French modernist extraordinaire’s "architectural work an outstanding contribution...Show More Summary

A Guide to Interior Lighting

Foolproof tips from a veteran lighting designer Designer Michelle Steinback was in the middle of remodeling her Eichler-style ranch in Portland in 2013 when she needed some lighting that worked with the existing architecture. "I wanted...Show More Summary

Dark secrets of the man who opened architecture to the light

last weekArts : Artdaily

Love him or loathe him, few people have changed the world we live in more than Le Corbusier, one of the fathers of modern architecture, whose works were placed Sunday on UNESCO's prestigious World Heritage List. His ideas about utilitarian...Show More Summary

Hosfelt Gallery presents new paintings by Algerian painter Driss Ouadahi

2 weeks agoArts : Artdaily

Algerian painter Driss Ouadahi studied architecture before immigrating to Germany, where he continues to live and work. Utilizing a vocabulary of architectural motifs, Ouadahi makes large-scale paintings that borrow from the historyShow More Summary

Australian terraced housing that survived and thrived

Terraced housing was introduced to Australia in the C19th, the design work being based on the architecture of terraces in London and Paris. Rows of terraced houses became common in the inner suburbs of Sydney and Melbourne, mostly built between 1855 and the 1890. Show More Summary

The Bristol Milkman Who Drew the Architecture of WWII-Era Britain

2 weeks agoArts : Hyperallergic

Garth England was born in Bristol General Hospital in 1935, four years before World War II broke out. He worked for most of his life as a paperboy, a telegram boy, milkman, and railwayman. In his later years, he was also a secret artist.

New Exhibit Showcases the Work of Midcentury Master William F. Cody

The architect helped to create Palm Springs’s quintessentially modern style Palm Springs and the cities that surround it are home to some of the finest examples of midcentury architecture in the nation, and for three decades William F. Show More Summary

Parrish Art Museum presents "Platform: Jonah Bokaer", an installation of site responsive works

3 weeks agoArts : Artdaily

The Parrish Art Museum has selected Jonah Bokaer for Platform: the exhibition series that invites a single artist to respond to the art, architecture, and environmental conditions of the Museum, presented this year from July 9 through October 16. Show More Summary

Iris Van Herpen Made Pretty, Eerie Deep Sea Creatures for Paris Couture

You gotta love Iris van Herpen’s experimental textile work, with 3D printers and architectural high concepts (you’ve seen her work, of course, on Björk, for one). For Paris Couture this week, her vision was refined and pretty as it’s ever been, transforming models into magical jellyfishes, octopi and crustaceans on impossible shoes. Show More Summary

This Beach-Side Portuguese Villa Is a Cubist Paradise

Anyone who has ever worked an eight-hour work day has likely dreamt of escaping to a private pad on the beach, even for a few minutes. And though this daydream will remain just that, Portuguese architectural firm Fragmentos de Arquitectura has at least provided us with a detailed example of what a luxury beach-box would […]

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