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2A Continental Architectural Award 2019 Winners

2A Continental Architectural Award 2019 Winners

The 2A Continental Architectural Award was founded to pay tribute to the living architect or architects whose architecture and artwork exhibits a blend of those qualities of ability, vision, flair, and dedication. Under the leadership of Ahmad Zohadi, who is head of organizing committee and also an Architecture Scholar himself 2ACAA strives to achieve the

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Winners revealed: 2019 Think Brick Awards

The winners of the 2019 Think Brick Awards, which celebrate excellence in the use of clay brick, concrete masonry and roof tiles by architects and designers, have been announced at a gala dinner at the Crown Palladium in Melbourne. Elizabeth McIntyre, Think Brick Australia CEO, said the winners were some of the most daring designs the awards had seen. “The

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Five of the best houses in Ecuador on Dezeen

Five of the best houses in Ecuador on Dezeen

We've rounded up five residences in Ecuador that architects have designed to celebrate the small South American country's local materials and climate. Casa El Cortijo by Felipe Assadi Arquitectos A zig-zagging roofline covered in red bricks defines this house in Ecuador's port city of Guayaquil, which is popular for its proximity to the Galapagos Islands.

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Adam Yarinsky reflects on ARO’s work in spaces originally shaped by Donald Judd and Mark Rothko

Adam Yarinsky reflects on ARO’s work in spaces originally shaped by Donald Judd and Mark Rothko

Interior of the renovated Judd Foundation. (Joshua White) Actual space is intrinsically more powerful and specific than paint on a flat surface. — Donald Judd I have made a place. — Mark Rothko Architects often say that the best clients are those who are most collaborative, but what if your client died decades ago? I think of our restorations of 101 Spring

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Sustainable School Design: How Hamilton + Aitken Architects Maximize Natural Light Using Vectorworks

Sustainable School Design: How Hamilton + Aitken Architects Maximize Natural Light Using Vectorworks

“When we started out, our goal was to change the world, to do something that would really make a difference to the lives of people,” said Chad Hamilton, AIA LEED AP BD+C, Principal Architect of Hamilton + Aitken Architects (H+AA) . “And education is one of the things that really determines how people live the rest of their lives. “So, for us it’s just a

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