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Architect Michael Green on Cordova "Blob": "jiggy-jog" immature design

Well,  that now-rejected glass tower proposal for 555 W. Cordova continues to spur commentary and concern.

On Thursday I received a note from Michael Green, the Vancouver architect known for his creative and stunning use of wood. 611 more words


North Beach Residence In Orcas Island, Washington By Heliotrope Architects by Decoraxo

The North Beach Residence is a lovely coastal project that seems far more like a retreat. Spreading on an area of two,070 square feet, the property is located in Orcas Island, Washington and has been completed by renowned design and style studio of Seattle- Heliotrope Architects. 19 more words


"In Which Annie Gives It Those Ones"

Oh how much my heart laughed while watching this movie.:-)

Parsing fraud and timidity

Two examples of modern architecture in deep perspiration came across my desk today. First came Robert Ivy‘s tremulous three minutes of AIA video advice – “Hello, everyone. 570 more words


With Icepick Tower out, is Vancouver a city of boring architecture?

Does Vancouver play it safe when it comes to the architecture of its downtown buildings? Are we a city largely of cookie-cutter glass reflective towers, eschewing “out there” contemporary designs that may make us uncomfortable? 681 more words



We continually take on renovations in the office with full enthusiasim and enjoy transforming properties across New Zealand giving them new life and allowing their owners to enjoy the land they love in a whole new way. 241 more words

Jurado Architects

'Legendary' Moshe Safdie

Actual text from the Boston Design Guide Blog:

Legendary architect Moshe Safdie recently won the 2015 Gold Medal from the American Institute of Architects for his 85 amazing, awe-inspiring futuristic designs.

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