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Using Nature's Genius in Architecture

Michael Pawlyn is one of many innovators who has captured my attention recently. Biomimicry is beyond intriguing, with an extensive history of successes, and a plethora of ideas based on it shaping our future at this moment. 281 more words


Architecture Monday

A fine little project, the Thread Cultural Center (just shortlisted for the 2016 Aga Kahn Award) uses local building materials and techniques to create a wonderful multi-purpose set of spaces.  155 more words


Green Roof Technology

One of the creative ways to improve your exterior look is the so called green roof. With this idea you can blend the house in the landscape around you with inserting plants and grass at the roof. 48 more words

POG Design Talk

POG Design Talk is a ‘seminar’ from the architect Jason Pomeroy. It was held at my college at Raffles Design Institute at 51 Merchant Road, Singapore. 272 more words

Vintage: a trend in lighting design

Pendants, clustered lights, and mini-pendants, like the CB2 one-of-a-kind Utility graphite Ode to Edison, are a cool trend used in accent highlighting for a chic retro look in restoration, homes and commercial lighting. 263 more words


Architecture Monday

A window can be more than just a portal for light or ventilation.

It can frame views.

It can bring the outside in.

It can extend the room outward towards the horizon and beyond. 267 more words