In excess-driven Miami, design gurus should take a few lessons from nature. | The Miami Herald The Miami Herald

by Alastair Gordon for the Miami Herald It’s hard to find much in the way of inspiration or direction from mainstream architecture these days. Indeed, the profession seems largely on the defensive, lurching towards a nervous breakdown, as big-name architects become global...
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Top 5 Architecture and Design Exhibitions for Your Calendar | ARTPHAIRE

Some brilliant ideas in architecture and design are being presented at galleries and museums around the world right now. From a modernist master in Sydney, to an innovative thinker in London, here are five exhibitions to plan for in the coming months. by Celeste Sunderland,...
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DCOTA Winter Market 2015 | Bruce Brosch honored as a Star of Design for architecture

Fort Lauderdale, FL – February 4, 2015 – Kicking off its yearlong 30th anniversary schedule of events for design professionals and design enthusiasts, DCOTA recently welcomed several hundred design professionals, design enthusiasts and media insiders to Winter Market 2015, two...
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Icons of Knowledge: Architecture and Symbolism in National Libraries – Architect Magazine

An exhibition highlighting the comparative study in national libraries decodes architectural language to reveal common cores. By Leah Demirjian A current Harvard University Graduate School of Design exhibition, Icons of Knowledge: Architecture and Symbolism in National Libraries,...
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VIDEO: Meet the Architects Behind NYC’s Most Radical Pool | BLOUIN ARTINFO

Cover image: A rendering of the + POOL. (Courtesy of + POOL) Architects Dong-Ping Wong and Archie Lee Coates IV of + Pool discuss their new exhibition at Ace Hotel in New York City and their design for a swimming pool inside the East River. via VIDEO: Meet the Architects Behind...
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Augmented Reality Poised to Transform Architecture

CONTRIBUTED BY: Marc Howe As with almost any industry or profession that deals with the built environment, architecture stands to benefit immensely from advances in augmented reality (AR) technologies. AR technology involves enhancing or “augmenting” a user’s interactions with...
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Employment in Architecture, Landscape Architecture, and Engineering and Drafting Services in 2014 – Architect Magazine

The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics released new annual estimates for jobs in architecture, landscape architecture, and engineering and drafting services. By Sara Johnson With today’s January 2015 employment report, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) also released...
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What It Means to Make Good Architecture – Architect Magazine

By Aaron Betsky Let me get two things straight: I believe that whatever we build has to be sustainable. I do not believe that architecture should be the province of the elite, either of taste or of money. There has been a great deal of willful misreading and selective quoting of...
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AIA Design: Do Algorithms Make Architecture? – Architect Magazine

Design in this Performative Age. By Catherine Gavin for AIArchitect A sleek, star-kissing building is no longer enough to dazzle clients and public officials. Towers in the 21st century are redefining themselves as high-performance machines, harvesting energy rather than guzzling...
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University of Miami Architecture class contributes to Underline plan

By William Riggin While Friends of the Underline plan the transformation of 10 miles’ worth of land under Miami’s Metrorail, a University of Miami architecture class is helping out by visualizing the transformation of the Brickell and University Metrorail stations. Professor...
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