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What Architects Should Know About “Convergence” | Architect Magazine

Randy Deutsch’s book explores how the rapidly blurring boundaries between design and construction are changing the building industry. By Brian Libby Wiley Randy Deutsch reckons that in the years before he wrote Convergence: The Redesign of Design (Wiley, 2017), he heard...
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Henry Dreyfuss Associates’ Humanscale design manuals to be reissued

Emma Tucker A Kickstarter campaign is raising money to rerelease a set of influential manuals that offer precise guides to designing for human comfort. The Humanscale books – originals of which are now out of print and highly sought after – were first published in 1974, with...
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This Is Your Brain on Architecture – A Book Review by CityLab

Amanda Kolson Hurley In her new book, Sarah Williams Goldhagen presents scientific evidence for why some buildings delight us and others—too many of them—disappoint. Sarah Williams Goldhagen was the architecture critic for The New Republic for many years, a role she combined with...
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Fallingwater as a 3D paper miniature. Via ArchDaily

New book lets you fold paper models of Frank Lloyd Wright masterpieces – Curbed

Fold your way through the architect’s iconic works by Barbara Eldredge Frank Lloyd Wright, America’s most famous architect, would have turned 150 this year, and some of us just can’t get enough. While few have the means to build full-scale replicas of Fallingwater or the...
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John Nichols’ firm has a project portfolio that has helped shape the region’s aesthetic. - Jock Fistick

Architect John Nichols on seeing ideas become edifices – South Florida Business Journal

by Debora Lima John Nichols isn’t afraid to get his hands dirty. The 75-year-old architect, founder of Nichols Brosch Wurst Wolfe & Associates in Coral Gables, was taught early on by a mentor that the best way to learn how to do something is to get out there and do it. That...
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Award-Winning Architecture Firm, Nichols Brosch Wurst Wolfe & Associates, Inc. (NBWW), Celebrates its 50th Anniversary — PROFILE Miami

May 18, 2017 in Hotels, News Nichols Brosch Wurst Wolfe & Associates, Inc. (NBWW), an award-winning, renowned architecture firm that has played a key role in the design and restoration of many of Miami’s most iconic and legendary properties, will celebrate its 50th...
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Courtesy Jason Pineau Lockhart Lake truck stop is on the way to the Ekati diamond mine, about 120 miles south of the Arctic circle.

The Conflicting Future for Arctic Settlement and Design | Architect Magazine

Blaine Brownell reviews ‘Many Norths: Spatial Practice in a Polar Territory’ by architects Lola Sheppard and Mason White. By Blaine Brownell With the early arrival of spring in the northern hemisphere, our attention is once again drawn to the high Arctic.The North now...
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Assessing Architecture Through Neuroscience and Psychology | Architect Magazine

Blaine Brownell reviews “Welcome to Your World: How the Built Environment Shapes Our Lives” by architecture critic Sarah Williams Goldhagen By Blaine Brownell We can do better. This is the fundamental message of Welcome to Your World: How the Built Environment Shapes...
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Artists to tell the story of Chicago architecture in graphic novel – Curbed Chicago

A crowdfunding effort for the graphic novel has already raised nearly $10,000 by AJ LaTrace To help engage students and help generate interest in architecture in younger audiences, the Chicago Architecture Foundation has teamed up with a group of artists to produce a graphic...
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Archidoodle

Competition: win an architecture activity book with 75 drawings to complete

by Jessica Jones Dezeen is giving five readers the chance to win an activity book filled with briefs to complete drawings of urban architecture.Steve Bowkett’s Archidoodle City, published by Laurence King, includes 75 drawing challenges that range from designing an...
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