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LEGO® Invites You To 'Release Your Inner Architect'

8 monthes ago   |   By Arch Daily

It's hard to find an architecture enthusiast who wasn't obsessed with LEGO as a kid. Many of us would spend hours carefully placing the small, colorful blocks to make our crazy, imaginary environments in our heads a reality-well, somewhat. Whether it was building a dream home for your dolls or simply trying to construct the tallest tower, LEGO was certainly responsible for the first flirtations with the profession. It is no question this tool unleashes our creativity, and this can be demonstrated in a variety of ways. For this reason, we searched our archive for some architects which...
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Why Working Long Hours Won't Make You A "Better" Architect

Why Working Long Hours Won't Make You A "Better" Architect

8 monthes ago   |   By Arch Daily

Architects are known for pulling all-nighters.
This article was originally published on Brandon Hubbard's blog, The Architect's Guide. In a previous article, Should You Become An Architect? , I touched on the issue of long working hours within the profession. Since this is such a common talking point for architects, I decided to expand on the topic. First, let's define what is a "better architect." Is it being more productive? Regularly promoted? Highly paid? Someone who produces excellent design solutions? Usually, all of these characteristics tend to flow together. If you are a skilled...
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Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott is one of forty sculptors selected for on form 18, a biennial exhibition of sculpture in stone at Asthall Manor in the Cotswolds. She joins world renowned and... Read more ...

Studio JCW Proposes Big Shelf for Park Avenue

Studio JCW Proposes Big Shelf for Park Avenue

Big Shelf. Image Courtesy of Studio JCW Studio JCW have created a proposal to revitalize the medians of Park Avenue in New York City. Founded by Chanon Wangkachonkait and... Read more ...

Lawson Wood - part 8

Lawson Wood - part 8

Lawson Wood was born on 23 August 1878 in Highgate, London, the son of landscape artist Pinhorn Wood, and the grandson of architectural artist L.J. Wood. He studied at the... Read more ...

Robert Venturi Passes Away at 93

Robert Venturi Passes Away at 93

© Rollin LaFrance / VSBA Robert Venturi , famed- postmodernist and icon of American architecture, passed away Tuesday at the age of 93. Among Venturi's many accolades were the... Read more ...

"Surrender", Original Mixed Media Abstract Painting by Colorado Artist...

"Surrender", Original Mixed Media Abstract Painting by Colorado Artist, Donna L. Martin

"Surrender" This is an original mixed media painting, just completed. I had started with the background and had no idea what to do for the focal point. I sat with this piece... Read more ...

NY House / Urbanscape Architects

NY House / Urbanscape Architects

© Revelateur Studio Architects: Urbanscape Architects Location: Toronto, Canada Lead Architects: Ali Malek Project Team: Ali Malek, Tony Dinardo, Daniele Laurentini Area: 205.0... Read more ...

Fine Art Free Standing Vertical Sculpture, Resin, Steel, Cast Acrylic...

Fine Art Free Standing Vertical Sculpture, Resin, Steel, Cast Acrylic “Follow the Light” by Santa Fe Artist Sandra Duran Wilson

The flower follows the light and as the light moves moves through the multiple layers you will discover more every time you look upon this piece. It has different imagery from... Read more ...

Contemporary Art, Abstract, Expressionism, Studio 9 Fine Art “Me, Lightness...

Contemporary Art, Abstract, Expressionism, Studio 9 Fine Art “Me, Lightness II” by International Abstract Artist Amanda Saint Claire

FRESH OFF THE EASEL... Contemporary Art,Abstract Painting, 40"x40"x1.5" Mixed Media on Canvas/Available Read more ...

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덕수궁에서

한동안 못나갔었는데 이번에도 개인사정으로 조금 하다 돌아오려니 아쉬움만 많이 남는 스케치였다~ Read more ...

Abstract Art, Expressionism, Contemporary Painting “Bleeding Heart” by...

Abstract Art, Expressionism, Contemporary Painting “Bleeding Heart” by Contemporary Artist Maggie Demarco Abstract Art, Expressionism, Contemporary Painting “Bleeding Heart” by Contemporary Artist Maggie Demarco

24"x24"x1.5"Acrylic on Canvas/Available Read more ...

Contemporary Landscape Fine Art Oil Painting, Sunset, Lake, Mountains...

Contemporary Landscape Fine Art Oil Painting, Sunset, Lake, Mountains “Almost Gone” by Colorado Artist Susan Fowler

24"x24"1.5" Oil on Canvas/Available $895 Read more ...