Archinect - Blogs 2016-05-31T14:00:18-04:00 The Architecture Critic Eric Wynkoop 2016-05-20T13:08:00-04:00 >2016-05-20T19:10:33-04:00 <p>As a recent master of architecture graduate, and a designer with 11 years of professional experience, I have many ideas about what great design is. I like starting conversations about what I see and others can agree or contribute their opinions.</p> The Architectural Imagination Exhibition Fellows lacroixa 2016-05-06T14:12:00-04:00 >2016-05-12T19:00:09-04:00 <p>Six Taubman College M.Arch students were selected to assist the curators of the U.S. Pavilion at the 2016 Venice Biennale in installing The Architectural Imagination. The students will travel to Venice for one month as Exhibition Fellows. They will serve as docents for the opening days of the exhibition. This blog is about their experience working on the 2016 U.S. Pavilion and in Venice. Students: Kristen Gandy Ramon Hernandez Christopher Locke Rubin Quarcoopome Salam Rida Diana Tsai</p> AA Visiting School Los Angeles Eulalia 2016-04-26T11:17:00-04:00 >2016-04-26T11:17:41-04:00 <p>The AA VS L.A. is an enterprising workshop that aims to create a stimulating experience targeting the entertainment and music world through interactive installations. L.A. Experiential will ask the students to imagine, design and create a kinetic structure for a festival of their choosing. It will integrate technology, engineering, design and architecture, replicating the iterative pace environment at which architecture and entertainment work together to create unique experiences.</p> Hello Architecture! Christopher Perrodin 2016-04-04T21:50:00-04:00 >2016-04-05T14:43:40-04:00 <p>Searching for joy, toughness, wild speculation, and architectural judo. Hello Architecture! </p> Status jlgordon 2016-04-01T12:58:00-04:00 >2016-05-28T07:00:07-04:00 <p>Exploring current design trends and their history.</p> Design Haus Designhaus Architecture 2016-02-23T11:56:00-05:00 >2016-05-05T07:00:08-04:00 <p>This blog would pertain to more of what architecture and design is and how it's slowly changing. There are also professional ways on what design is, and how to achieve and accomplish these things such as how one can make their building more attractive. I'll share my content about how architecture has taken a step into the abstract, as more architects try to steer away from the normal to step outside the box.</p> Haute Architecture HauteOffice 2016-02-21T14:00:00-05:00 >2016-02-22T14:54:36-05:00 <!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" ""> <html><head><meta></head></html> ArchViz hanafi muhamads 2016-02-15T00:03:00-05:00 >2016-05-27T07:00:07-04:00 <img src="" width="514" height="343" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>The entire unfolding of the plot is a philosophical exploration of all the consequences of that idea &ndash; art, architecture and design It will start with this, as well as spreading my ideas and exploration in design. the blog will slowly be filled as my career goes on till the day i becoming professional architect</p> New Buildings Mr.X 2016-02-11T04:20:00-05:00 >2016-02-15T11:41:14-05:00 <p>An Essay On New Buildings</p> Green.Beautiful.Alive KJohn 2016-02-05T17:20:00-05:00 >2016-05-31T07:01:52-04:00 <p>Born from passion Green.Beautiful.Alive describes the natural realm that surrounds us in all its beauty, all its complexity. Evolution sculpted the most beautiful architect and designer, the one that realized this extraordinary realm that surrounds us, that around us to live, that allows us to feel alive.</p> Towards a New Profession Mr.X 2016-02-05T07:02:00-05:00 >2016-03-03T07:15:06-05:00 <p>This blog is about telling the truth and getting it out there. The truth about architecture firms and architecture schools. It's about this cesspool of a thing we call the "architecture profession" and its horrible culture (and some of the its people!). To those who are offended or put off by the tone and content of this blog, I have one message: Deal with it! To those who want the truth out there: I will do my very best to deliver and I assure you that nothing will stop me. Let's rock...</p> D Just-_-sentinel 2016-02-01T15:58:00-05:00 >2016-05-10T20:08:38-04:00 <!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" ""> <html><head><meta></head></html> Miss Misc. Jamie Evelyn Goldsborough 2016-01-13T16:48:00-05:00 >2016-05-30T07:00:06-04:00 <img src="" width="514" height="280" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>A collection of perspectives, rememberings, and thoughts as a dual Master of Architecture + Master of Arts Design Criticism graduate student at the University of Illinois at Chicago.</p> The Walk Tanvi Kulshreshtha 2015-12-20T13:04:00-05:00 >2016-05-17T07:00:06-04:00 <p>The blog is related to travelling through which architecture is been inspired and accomplished with a new vision. The places which I have been visiting till now and the process through which I have developed myself as an Architect, I have always been associated with blogging as a tool to communicate through my thoughts with the world.</p> Maeshiro Design Blog Jeff Maeshiro 2015-09-18T15:36:00-04:00 >2015-09-18T15:42:00-04:00 <p>As a recent graduate from the California College of the Arts MArch program and now an associate designer at Future Cities Lab, I hope to contribute to the amazing conversations here!</p> Perspective Miles Jaffe 2015-09-03T10:36:00-04:00 >2015-09-03T20:52:08-04:00 <!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" ""> <html><head><meta></head></html> CPP_AIAS Saba Salekfard 2015-09-01T19:19:00-04:00 >2016-05-03T07:00:04-04:00 <p>AIAS is an independent, nonprofit, student-run organization dedicated to providing unmatched programs, information, and resources on issues critical to architectural education. The mission of the AIAS is to promote excellence in architectural education, training, and practice; to foster an appreciation of architecture and related disciplines; to enrich communities in a spirit of collaboration; and to organize students and combine their efforts to to advance the art and science of architecture.</p> Project Costing Systems Joe Emanuele 2015-08-28T07:52:00-04:00 >2016-05-11T07:00:18-04:00 <p>This blog is to engage with the profession as to which systems staff actually use, what are the challenges and what should we want from a system. For too long, the profession have had to put up with second rate software, designed for generic "professional services" firms. The result is often that these systems are not used for the critical task of running projects financially. What do we want systems to do?, do we want to resource weekly or monthly - or at all? </p> D L S | Design Lab SARUP mgamberg 2015-08-27T11:48:00-04:00 >2016-05-04T07:00:07-04:00 <p>Updates from the Chicago studios &amp; design lab of the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee School of Architecture and Design. BIM Studio &amp; Historic Preservation Studio investigations into Chicago's Future of the Past.</p> The Sum of its Arts Sarah Bonser 2015-08-26T09:58:00-04:00 >2015-08-30T14:46:09-04:00 <p>Thoughts on Storytelling, Visual Communication, and Architecture</p> Responsive Engagement : The Production of a Green Chile-Fueled Architecture unmsaap 2015-08-24T11:46:00-04:00 >2016-05-20T07:00:08-04:00 <p>Responsive Engagement is the official blog of the School of Architecture and Planning at the University of New Mexico. Here students, faculty and alumni describe the production of an engaged architecture, one that responds to the social, environmental, and economic challenges we all face- as well as the IPAs and enchiladas that fuel the pursuit. </p> The Global Studio Christopher Perrodin 2015-08-17T16:15:00-04:00 >2016-05-24T07:00:05-04:00 <img src="" width="514" height="206" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>We want to share the community based design process for our most recent Agros project. The project is a rural farming village based in the Matagalpa region of Nicaragua. Agros' mission is to create sustainable living environments for former tenant farmers. Our blog will lay out how we at The Global Studio partnered with Agros and helped to turn community exercises and input into a new village.</p> Architecture Spectrum Masoud Saeedian 2015-08-13T16:12:00-04:00 >2015-08-22T15:27:01-04:00 <p>I tend to recode, observe and delve into the most substantial paradigms of architecture in contemporary era, based on the philosophy that everything in art, design and generally in life is a spectrum not reliant on a rock solid programmed blueprint .</p> Design Manifestos Eli Laipson 2015-08-12T17:32:00-04:00 >2016-05-20T07:00:07-04:00 <p>At Modelo we want to know what drives the world&rsquo;s design and architecture talent. This is why we invite select architects and designers to share their stories, philosophies, visions and favorite works with the public&#8202;&mdash;&#8202;their manifestos. For more information on how we're working to change the architecture and design world at Modelo please visit us at: <a href="" target="_blank"></a>. </p> NA nnikolaeva 2015-08-05T17:43:00-04:00 >2015-11-15T12:31:19-05:00 <!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" ""> <html><head><meta></head></html> The Architect's Guide Brandon Hubbard 2015-07-29T01:07:00-04:00 >2016-05-27T07:00:07-04:00 <p>I have been fortunate to work for several world-renowned architecture firms around the world from London to San Francisco. After the downturn in 2008 I began to mentor many aspiring and practicing architects on job searches, applications, portfolios and interviews. Brandon H.</p> RIGHT NOW sciarcnews 2015-06-23T10:09:00-04:00 >2016-05-27T07:00:06-04:00 <img src="" width="514" height="844" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>RIGHT NOW is a 2-day symposium hosted by SCI-Arc on September 25-26, 2015 on the school's campus in downtown Los Angeles. The event will take stock of some of the most promising directions in contemporary architecture, using the conversation as its primary catalyst. <a href="" target="_blank"></a></p> The City and The Water zeropiu 2015-06-12T13:37:00-04:00 >2016-05-19T07:00:06-04:00 <p>&ldquo;The City and the Water&rdquo; Summer School is organized by the University of Pisa (DESTeC, Long Cycle Master Degree Course in Architectural Engineering), the Visual Art Center of Pietrasanta and the Municipality of Pietrasanta (Tuscany, Italy), with the contribution of the Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio di Lucca. The Summer School, that will take place from 7th to 20th September 2015 at the Visual Arts Center, will see students in Architecture, Engineering, Design, Art Schools and young professionals</p> Parametricism Patrik Schumacher 2015-06-08T01:51:00-04:00 >2015-06-08T01:51:19-04:00 <p>Parametricism is the only plausible contemporary candidate to become the global epochal style for the 21st century. Parametricism is architecture&rsquo;s answer to the challenges and opportunities of the (post-fordist) information age, just as modernism was architecture&rsquo;s answer to the (fordist) mechanical age. The challenges that post-fordist information society poses to architecture issue from the new diversity and intense interconnectedness of all social processes. </p> University of Tennessee, Knoxville - Interior Design 420 Tim Dolan 2015-05-22T11:43:00-04:00 >2016-05-12T14:23:13-04:00 <p>This will be the community Blog for IDS 420 Summer 2016. Students will post their responses to weekly Journal Assignments here as well as view posts/comments from other participants.</p>