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Architecture can counteract fake news says British-Ghanian David Adjaye

David Adjaye says museums should be sites of resistance against those “propagating fictions” about climate change, civil rights or the holocaust. India Block David Adjaye says museums, monuments and memorials should be sites of resistance against those...
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Best Practices: Designing for the Future with Augmented and Virtual Reality Tools

Advances in the technologies offer new methods of visualizing projects and communicating design intent to clients. By Alice Liao This year will see the commercial release of several virtual reality (VR) headsets, as well as the shipping of the developer edition of Microsoft’s...
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Architects embrace “the beginning of the timber age”

Wood is taking over from steel and concrete as the architectural wonder material of the 21st century, with architects praising its sustainability, quality and speed of construction. (+ slideshow). New types of engineered timber that are considerably stronger and more stable than...
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Creative AI: Algorithms and robot craftsmen open new possibilities in architecture

By Richard Moss Computers have transformed architecture in remarkable ways. They’ve made it possible to visualize designs in fully-rendered 3D graphics and to automatically check designs against building codes and other standard specifications. And they’ve made...
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5 Trends That Will Shape The Future Of Tiny Housing | Co.Design

Many cities have recently adopted zoning changes to allow micro-housing, generally studios under 400 square feet. (In New York, a design competition called adAPT NYC was launched by Mayor Bloomberg.) Here are some of the trends defining micro-living Cities and renters are...
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