A NEW APPLICATION FOR ARCHITECTS AND DESIGNERS: CRIT APP
The Morpholio Project, producing various applications to facilitate the design process, published a new messaging application named Crit App for architects to discuss projects and share ideas.
TODAY IN HISTORY: AUTOCAD
The most widely used drawing and design program AutoCAD was published 33 years on December!
With Project Sunroof, Google aims to end the question marks about switching to solar energy.
50% of the worlds population lives in urban areas. By 2050 this will increase to 80%. Life in a mega city is both enchanting and problematic. Today we face peak oil, climate change, loneliness and severe health issues due to our way of life. But why? The Danish architect and professor Jan Gehl has studied human behavior in cities through 40 years. He has documented how modern cities repel human interaction, and argues that we can build cities in a way, which takes human needs for inclusion and intimacy into account.
PHOTOGRAPHER VICTOR ENRICH, IN NHDK PROJECT.
Photographer Victor Enrich, in NHDK project, tried to digitally reorganize a building located in Munich in 88 different ways.
CAMILLA HEMPLEMAN LIVING IN THE BATH IN ENGLAND DESIGNED A MAP DRAWN WITH THE THERMOCHROMIC PENS REACTING TO TEMPERATURE. IN THIS WAY, IT CAN BE DETERMINED WHICH AREAS ARE COOLER OR WARMER ACCORDING TO WEATHER CONDITION.
Camilla Hempleman living in the Bath in England designed a map drawn with the thermochromic pens reacting to temperature. In this way, it can be determined which areas are cooler or warmer according to weather condition. The map that has certain color codes according to the outdoor temperature, promises a different urban experience for the residents of Bath and for the tourists.
THE ANIMATION STUDY SHOWING THE COMPLETED VERSION OF SAGRADA FAMILIA WHOSE CONSTRUCTION WAS BEGUN IN 1882 AND WAS TAKEN OVER BY GAUDI IN 1883...
The animation study showing the completed version of Sagrada Familia whose construction was begun in 1882 and was taken over by Gaudi in 1883...
QUOTES FROM ARCHITECTS: LOUIS KAHN
"Architecture is the thoughtful making of space." -Louis Kahn
SINGAPOREAN PHOTOGRAPHER JARED LIM WHO TAKES THE PHOTOS OF THE MODERN BUILDINGS IN DIFFERENT AREAS AROUND THE WORLD...
Geometric interpretations from the objective of Singaporean photographer Jared Lim who takes the photos of the modern buildings in different areas around the world...
TODAY IN HISTORY: LOUVRE MUSEUM
Having the title of the world's most visited museum, Louvre was opened 222 years ago today in Paris!