Do you consider yourself an amateur architecture or design lover? Whether you do or don't, you might still be able to recognize the design work associated with Art Deco. This iconic style is closely tied to the Roaring Twenties and to the aesthetics of The Great Gatsby.
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In China, a sanheyuan is a three-section residential compound fixed around a yard called a hutong. This particular hutong had fallen into disrepair after more than 10 years of sitting unused. Now, URBANUS’ adaptive reuse to the residential boundary and courtyard has breathed new life into the traditional structures.
Graphic design affects everyone, from people who think about design every day to people who never give it much thought.
Almost no architectural style is as whimsical and unique as Art Nouveau.
Madrid Is Planning an Urban Forest To Improve Air Quality, Lower Temperatures, and Fight Climate Change
Cities generate about three-quarters of the world’s greenhouse emissions and they take up about two-thirds of the global energy supply. Now, more than ever, cities are being asked to address their impact on the world. Luckily, Madrid has a plan to reduce its emissions while making the city more livable with a massive urban forest. Defined as a “green wall” the Bosque Metropolitano (aka the Madrid urban forest) will help to fight climate change.
Visiting Ho Chi Minh City’s Beta Cinema by Module K is a bit different than a traditional movie theatre.
Known for its extravagance, Byzantine architecture is defined by the best structural advancements of the age and multiple religious influences.
The legendary modernist Louis Kahn was a highly influential designer and one of the most important architects of the 20th century. His work is often described as monumental because of its scale, geometries, and presence. He was also a master of material and light—a characteristic highlighted by his often simple forms and geometric moves. These decisions often led to spiritual experience.
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For architects, engineers, and other designers, 3D printing is providing an opportunity to create truly innovative structures.