Architecture Archive

  •   Active House: a model of sustainable suburban development By Sarah Hicks Communications Cordinator Ontario WoodWORKS! Active House has a vision for the future. It’s one where buildings create healthier and more comfortable lives for occupants, without negative impact on the climate, moving us towards a […]

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      Active House: a model of sustainable suburban development By Sarah Hicks Communications Cordinator Ontario WoodWORKS! Active House has a vision for the future. It’s one where buildings create healthier and more comfortable lives for occupants, without negative impact on the climate, moving us towards a […]

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  • BIG & CRA FUSE TROPICAL NATURE WITH MODERN ARCHITECTURE IN SINGAPORE’S NEW TOWER FOR CAPITALAND   The 280m tall high-rise on 88 Market Street, jointly designed by BIG-Bjarke Ingels Group and CRA-Carlo Ratti Associati has broken ground in the bustling Central Business District of Singapore. The […]

    BIG-BJARKE INGELS GROUP – Plant-filled skyscraper in Singapore

    BIG & CRA FUSE TROPICAL NATURE WITH MODERN ARCHITECTURE IN SINGAPORE’S NEW TOWER FOR CAPITALAND   The 280m tall high-rise on 88 Market Street, jointly designed by BIG-Bjarke Ingels Group and CRA-Carlo Ratti Associati has broken ground in the bustling Central Business District of Singapore. The […]

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  • Winner of wood design award an owner-driven, intergenerational home The House on Ancaster Creek is an example of owner-driven development, creating a unique solution to the complex issue of aging-in-place. The project in Ancaster, Ontario, has won the WoodWorks 2017 residential wood design award. It […]

    HOUSE ON ANCASTER CREEK

    Winner of wood design award an owner-driven, intergenerational home The House on Ancaster Creek is an example of owner-driven development, creating a unique solution to the complex issue of aging-in-place. The project in Ancaster, Ontario, has won the WoodWorks 2017 residential wood design award. It […]

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  • Oasia Hotel Downtown Offers a Living Prototype for Commercial High-Rise Development The Oasia Hotel Downtown, designed by Singapore-based WOHA Architects, presents a radically different face to the world than its glassy neighbors in that city’s central business district. The structure incorporates 25 species of creeper […]

    WOHA ARCHITECTS – Living green tower in downtown Singapore

    Oasia Hotel Downtown Offers a Living Prototype for Commercial High-Rise Development The Oasia Hotel Downtown, designed by Singapore-based WOHA Architects, presents a radically different face to the world than its glassy neighbors in that city’s central business district. The structure incorporates 25 species of creeper […]

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  • Flexibility of Flexsola design key to creating sustainable and environmentally-friendly housing Nicholas Varias is an innovator, plain and simple. The president of Flexsola International Development Corporation has a lengthy cutting-edge track record dating back to the 1980s. But the culmination of his ground-breaking design efforts […]

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    Flexibility of Flexsola design key to creating sustainable and environmentally-friendly housing Nicholas Varias is an innovator, plain and simple. The president of Flexsola International Development Corporation has a lengthy cutting-edge track record dating back to the 1980s. But the culmination of his ground-breaking design efforts […]

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  •   An architectural backstory at the heart of a glorious Kensington Market renovation This is a story behind the story about the metamorphosis of a century-old property in Toronto’s Kensington Market district. The project? The Kensington, 299/301 Augusta Avenue. The main player? Design/Build company Barbini […]

    Going the extra mile

      An architectural backstory at the heart of a glorious Kensington Market renovation This is a story behind the story about the metamorphosis of a century-old property in Toronto’s Kensington Market district. The project? The Kensington, 299/301 Augusta Avenue. The main player? Design/Build company Barbini […]

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  •   THE FIRST EVER TRANSPORTABLE AND REUSABLE STADIUM IN THE WORLD Spanish firm Fenwick Iribarren Architects (FIA), led by architects Mark Fenwick and Javier Iribarren are the visionaries behind this venue’s bold design. The stadiums design is unique as it’ll be the first ever demountable, […]

    Qatar to build a fully modular, demountable World Cup stadium made from shipping containers

      THE FIRST EVER TRANSPORTABLE AND REUSABLE STADIUM IN THE WORLD Spanish firm Fenwick Iribarren Architects (FIA), led by architects Mark Fenwick and Javier Iribarren are the visionaries behind this venue’s bold design. The stadiums design is unique as it’ll be the first ever demountable, […]

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  •   Hybrid tower using Milessa Modules accommodates layers of vertical gardens Carlo Milessa isn’t one to rest on his laurels. In great detail, just a few short months ago, Milessa drew attention to his novel approach to architectural design – the Milessa Modules, a hexagonal […]

    Making deserts bloom

      Hybrid tower using Milessa Modules accommodates layers of vertical gardens Carlo Milessa isn’t one to rest on his laurels. In great detail, just a few short months ago, Milessa drew attention to his novel approach to architectural design – the Milessa Modules, a hexagonal […]

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  •   Recyling (and upcycling) debris helps historic, war-torn Mosul emerge from ruins On July 9, 2017, after nine months of fierce battle, the Iraqi army, backed by an international coalition, defeated the forces of the Islamic State that had occupied Mosul since the proclamation of […]

    THE 5 FARMING BRIDGES. Architect Vincent Callebaut proposes reconstruction model for Mosul using high-tech 3D-printing technology involving spider-like robots and drones.

      Recyling (and upcycling) debris helps historic, war-torn Mosul emerge from ruins On July 9, 2017, after nine months of fierce battle, the Iraqi army, backed by an international coalition, defeated the forces of the Islamic State that had occupied Mosul since the proclamation of […]

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  •     KAPSARC (King Abdullah Petroleum Studies and Research Centre) Riyadh, Saudi Arabia KAPSARC (King Abdullah Petroleum Studies and Research Centre) is a non-profit institution for independent research into policies that contribute to the most effective use of energy to provide social wellbeing across the […]

    ZAHA HADID ARCHITECTS

        KAPSARC (King Abdullah Petroleum Studies and Research Centre) Riyadh, Saudi Arabia KAPSARC (King Abdullah Petroleum Studies and Research Centre) is a non-profit institution for independent research into policies that contribute to the most effective use of energy to provide social wellbeing across the […]

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