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Laurian Ghinițoiu Interview


North West Cambridge Development


streetscape paving: Lanscape Design, Paving Design, Paving Texture, Pavement Design, Commercial

The best virtual spaces offer materiality, texture, levels, lighting, colors and more.

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Mexico is home to the world's newest monolithic concert hall. Foro Boca by Rojkind Arquitectos brings concrete to the fore with a public cultural forum.

The architectural intent of building materiality; utilising glass and timber is encapsulated in this image. The use of timber fits in well within the site ...

“A Building-Square” in Herstal, Belgium, by Multiple Architecture & Urbanisme. “

Eduardo Souto de Moura and META Unveil Proposed Exhibition Hall for Urban Renewal in Bruges

Context | Local Context & International Significance

Schauman_Nordgren_Architects_Raisio13_low“Raisio Network City - A well-connected innovation hub in the nature”

... looking south from the first setback of 399 Park Avenue, 2010. [Photo © Richard Pare, courtesy of the Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montreal]

Why do all new apartment buildings look the same?

Besides providing spaces for large-scaled community gathering and events, there are also abundant intimate and humanized spaces, conducive for small group ...

The Los Angeles Cathedral, as viewed from its courtyard.  Source:  

The sober, elemental materiality of the museum exterior is continued into the internal spaces.

WAA progress construction on the new Hotel Van der Valk in Amsterdam's Zuidas District

... City in 2008 that allows for creation of a new residential enclave and public open space in a long-abandoned site in Manhattan along the East River.

Unity Headquarters by Rapt Studio

The Caveman - A Tribute to Materiality by Tiago do Vale Architects

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Architectural pavilions: architects packing a big punch with small structures | Wallpaper*

WAA progress construction on Europaallee 'Site D' in Zürich

CaixaForum Sevilla / Vázquez Consuegra. Image © Jesús Granada

Garden Pavilions by Threefold Architects

The historic facades of Madrid

Bulletin Building Featured in The Philadelphia Inquirer

DSCN9996. DSCN0094. DSCN9843. DSCN9981. Textures of Place

The flow of the Ramblas


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Biomedicum Laboratory Building / C.F. Møller Architects

Public housing doesn't just look the same, it's part of the challenges refugees face

Vatican Square

Saving the Concrete Monsters: A Look at Brutalist Architecture with SO | Schoolhouse


Spectral Bridge House: Blending art and architecture in an ever-changing Venice space

Infusing Cultural Symbolism into Developments

Surface: Matters of Aesthetics, Materiality, and Media: Giuliana Bruno: 9780226434636: Amazon.com: Books

2017 Best of Design Awards for Urban Design

The Indian city kinetic: consuming, reinterpreting and recycling spaces | Thinkpiece | Architectural Review

Composed Architecture

The textured concrete along with the timber facade patterning provides an interesting contrast between two materials. The textured concrete fits well within ...

Melbourne, Australia


DESIGN Canberra Festival Guide: The Architecture Lover | Design Canberra Festival - Design Canberra Festival

Shinseoul, The Public Layers of Seoul, Cheungvogl

Museum of the American Revolution | Old City | Photo: Michael Bixler

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$1b project to renew Melbourne icon

The Design Loft was also recently reviewed by architectural critics Raymund Ryan in The Plan, Reed Kroloff in more

Context | Local Context & International Significance

Character, Stripping, and the Evolution of Place

House by MLK Studio and McAlpine Architects offers unexpected blend of contemporary and traditional elements

Bramante's Tempietto

Confluence Park Receives AIA Honor Award for Architecture

Concrete in Architecture (1): a material both stigmatised and celebrated | News

The Education of Design

Cleveland Convention Center & Civic Core

A handpoured concrete staircase at 56 Leonard Street in TriBeCa.


Chipperfield lodges plans for Scottish Chamber Orchestra scheme | News | Architects Journal

The project was assigned to a team consisting of Van Roey as main contractor and KAAN Architecten as architect, working in close collaboration throughout ...

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The Building award is granted to a project that facilitates architecture of the future and its ability to respond to place-specific, cultural needs.

30 Years After Luis Barragán: 30 Architects Share Their Favorite Works

Architectural Visualization: Building the Future

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This West End project 'explores design strategies capable of preserving the suburban ideals of space

A Farmers Market atop a freeway cap would build conscious community within the urban structure, while promoting environmental health in a highly polluted ...

Gallery House

Bird's Eye View of RA Event

The program was founded in 1950 and is dedicated to raising public awareness about companies that embrace environmental responsiblity.

The deep texture of the folded-aluminum facade recalls without mimicry the patterns of ornament and fire escapes found on tenements throughout the Lower ...

Specific materiality of the site included timber on the existing wharves, concrete on the bikeway and there is a plentiful amount of greenery surrounding ...

Vatican Square

Link here to high-resolution rendering by KTGY Architecture + Planning