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Toward Resilient Architectures 5: Agile Design

12/20/13

Toward Resilient Architectures 5: Agile Design

Technology is triggering a cascading series of unintended consequences that degrade quality of life on Earth.

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Lina Bo Bardi's Classic Bowl Chair Reissued

12/19/13

Lina Bo Bardi's Classic Bowl Chair Reissued

The design work of Italian-Brazilian architect Lina Bo Bardi is finally getting the attention it deserves.

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Contemporary Lens: Christoph Morlinghaus

12/19/13

Contemporary Lens: Christoph Morlinghaus

The photographer Christoph Morlinghaus finds poetry in empty buildings.

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Meet The Architecture Lobby

12/18/13

Meet The Architecture Lobby

A new organization of architects wants to change the way the profession is structured.

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How Posthumous Can You Get?

12/17/13

How Posthumous Can You Get?

How late is too late? Julia Morgan, FAIA (1872-1957) posthumously awarded the AIA's Gold Medal—56 years after her death.

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Watch This Building Twist, Turn, And Explode

12/17/13

Watch This Building Twist, Turn, And Explode

A video project visualizes 88 impossible, yet photo-realistic variations on a single hotel complex.

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Signgeist 4: Truth in (Seasonal) Advertising

12/17/13

Signgeist 4: Truth in (Seasonal) Advertising

What’s the one thing missing from our urban holiday “spirit”? Humble honesty.

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Big Ideas from the 2013 Bruner Loeb Forum Detroit

12/16/13

Big Ideas from the 2013 Bruner Loeb Forum Detroit

The Bruner Loeb Forum Detroit sparks conversation on ways to bring life back to our struggling cities.

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A New Drawing Tool For Architects In A Digital Age

12/16/13

A New Drawing Tool For Architects In A Digital Age

Morpholio Trace 2.0 gives architects a digital drawing platform, complete with canary yellow trace.

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A Chair That's Not All There

12/13/13

A Chair That's Not All There

Don't be deceived: you can actually sit in this chair.

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