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HOW WILL WE DESIGN THE OFFICES OF THE FUTURE?
2014-10-31 10:00:00
For many years, the world of office design remained relatively stagnant, with a light, open plan office floor and a generously-sized cubicle about as much as most employees could hope for. But recently all this has changed...
JULIAN TREASURE: WHY ARCHITECTS NEED TO USE THEIR EARS
2014-10-25 10:00:00
Because of poor acoustics, students in classrooms miss 50 percent of what their teachers say and patients in hospitals have trouble sleeping because they continually feel stressed. Julian Treasure sounds a call to action for designers to pay attention to the "invisible architecture" of sound.
ACCORDING TO RESEARCH, APPROXIMATELY 60% OF THE ELECTRICITY AND 15% OF THE DRINKING WATER IS COMSUMED WITHIN BUILDINGS, PLUS BUILDINGS GREENHOUSE GAS PRODUCTION IS AROUND 30%. FROM THIS PERSPECTIVE, THE AMOUNT OF CONSUMPTION OF THE BUILDINGS IS SIGN
2014-10-22 10:10:10
According to research, approximately 60% of the electricity and 15% of the drinking water is comsumed within buildings, plus buildings greenhouse gas production is around 30%. From this perspective, the amount of consumption of the buildings is significant. The forwardlooking investors and environmentally responsible individuals who want to continue their lives in a better and more natural environment leads the emergence of green buildings that consumes 30-35% less energy, and reduce waste costs by 50-90%.
DESIGNED BY FRANK LLOYD WRIGHT, GUGGENHEIM MUSEUM...
2014-10-21 10:10:00
Designed by Frank Lloyd Wright, one of the 20th century's most important architectural landmarks, Guggenheim Museum, has opened 55 years ago today!
2ND ISTANBUL DESIGN BIENNIAL
2014-10-17 10:00:00
2nd Istanbul Design Biennial, titled "The future is not what it used to be", curated by Zoë Ryan, will be held between 1st of November to 14th of December.
QUOTES FROM ARCHITECTS: LOUIS SULLIVAN
2014-10-15 10:00:00
"A proper building grows naturally, logically, and poetically out of all its conditions." -Louis Sullivan
FAIRY TALES: WHEN ARCHITECTURE TELLS A STORY
2014-10-12 10:00:00
"Think you're too old for fairy tales? The submissions to Blank Space's first Fairy Tales Architecture Competition can make you believe otherwise." -Archinect
THE BEST ARCHITECTURAL STRUCTURES OF 2014
2014-10-10 10:00:00
ArchDaily, one of the important publications of the architecture world, lists the best architectural structures of 2014.
HAPPY EID MUBARAK!
2014-10-04 10:00:00
Happy Eid Mubarak!
AN EXAMPLE OF SUSTAINABLE ARCHITECTURE: LIGHTHOUSE
2014-09-24 10:00:00
Lighthouse provides all the energy that can be used for all the needs of a home, it produces its own electricity by rain water and solar energy.