Category Archives: Architecture

5 Ancient Structures with Amazing Acoustics

Many ancient sites had some truly amazing effects on sound waves, suggesting that early cultures may have built spaces to evoke certain sensation. And by studying the acoustics of these structures, we can learn new things about the experiences people … Continue reading

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Pin by Violette on COMZALTER® EMPIRE BUILDING | Museum architecture, Industrial architecture, Architecture

Apr 30, 2019 – – inspiration from architecture – innovative, industrial – industrial man making material turning from geometry shapes to free shape shapes. “British designer, Thomas Heatherwick was born #otd in 1970. Did you know his bell-jar glasshouse for … Continue reading

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Precht creates four cartoonish treehouses for Austrian restaurant | Dezeen

Lizzie Crook   Shingles and large round windows animate the four Bert treehouses that architecture studio Precht has crafted from bent cross-laminated timber in Austrian woodland. The four cartoonish structures, which each have a unique form, serve as accommodation for … Continue reading

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Populous’ spherical music venue gets go ahead to be built in London | Dezeen

Tom Ravenscroft | 29 March 2022 Architecture studio Populous has won planning approval for the MSG Sphere music and esports arena, which will be London’s largest indoor venue. Architecture studio Populous has won planning approval for the MSG Sphere music and … Continue reading

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Architectural Drawings Detail the Spatial Dimensions and Unique Amenities of Japanese Hotel Rooms | Colossal

MARCH 25, 2022. GRACE EBERT All images © Kei Endo In preparing for her own design projects, Tokyo-based architect Kei Endo sketches elaborate diagrams of hotel rooms. The watercolor works depict overhead views of floor layouts, color schemes, lighting, and … Continue reading

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How the Dorze in Ethiopia make ‘beehive’ houses from bamboo that last a lifetime | Aeon Videos

On the Nomadic Architecture YouTube channel, the UK architect Gordon Clarke chronicles how people across the globe use ancient traditions and local resources to construct sustainable houses that suit their needs. In this instalment, he captures the Dorze people of … Continue reading

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Christ the Redeemer! | @giulia_couto 

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Francis Kéré Is First Black Man Awarded Pritzker Architecture Prize | My Modern Met

By Arnesia Young on March 17, 2022 2022 Pritzker Architecture Prize Winner, Diébédo Francis Kéré. (Photo: Lars Borges, courtesy of The Pritzker Architecture Prize) “This is not just a prize for myself” In the world of architecture, the Pritzker Architecture … Continue reading

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Converted London Church Is Now A Swimming Pool With Gothic Architecture – DesignTAXI.com

By Mikelle Leow, 07 Mar 2022 Fitness devotees may find enlightenment here. Throughout its life, this building in Essex has pretty much nourished the mind, body, and spirit. The mind was (maybe) taken care of when it opened as a … Continue reading

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Paris set to build four-kilometre-long urban cable car | Dezeen

James Parkes | 18 February 2022 Construction is set to begin on Paris’ first urban cable car to connect several suburbs in the southeast of the city to the Metro system. Construction is set to begin on Paris‘ first urban cable … Continue reading

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