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1. Ed Chew
(Contacts / Webmaster)
Ed Chew, Architect ...
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2. Nine Visions of MOONTOPIA
(A - B)
 Nine Visions of MOONTOPIA Showcasing the Winners of Eleven's Award-Winning Competition on Lunar Architecture   "Moontopia is Eleven’s first competition based on the Moon: the first in a series  ...
Created on 17 November 2016
3. Building Ampara
(Resources)
Architecture for the Public Good. We can make a difference and the good news is it doesn't have to cost you lots of money or sweat to make this world a better place. Please help spread the word!  ...
Created on 15 September 2016
4. Bernard Tschumi
(A - B)
...  - beside necessity - is the mother of all invention.   About Bernard Tschumi Architect like Bernard Tschumi is hard to come by. He is an architectural theorist and at the same time a practitioner ...
Created on 04 December 2015
5. Johan van Lengen
(I - J)
  While I was browsing through the library at TUM yesterday, I ran across a book by Johan van Lengen calledThe Barefoot Architect. Although the book was first published in 1982, it still retains its ...
Created on 28 November 2015
6. B.V. Doshi
(A - B)
  B.V.Doshi may not be a familiar name to most, but his contribution to architecture in India is equally profound, if not, comparable to that of the late Charles Correa. After having worked briefly with ...
Created on 18 November 2015
7. David Adjaye
(C - D)
  Architectural profession, like many others, is a learning process in which most practices grow and move forward in trial-and-error approaches only to become competent after many years in a steep learning ...
Created on 16 November 2015
8. Bill Bryson
(A - B)
    Quotation source: https://en.wikiquote.org/wiki/Bill_Bryson Image credit: https://i.ytimg.com/vi/_vhRqP56yU8/maxresdefault.jpg
Created on 10 November 2015
9. Top Fifteen Design Submissions for the Bamiyan Cultural Centre
(E - F)
  An exhibition of the top fifteen Architectural Design submissions for the Bamiyan Cultural Centre was launched by the UNESCO Office in Afghanistan, early this May. My entry was one of 15 selected from ...
Created on 07 November 2015
10. Leon Battista Alberti
(K - L)
...  and workshops of every architectural schools. Nothing beats the pleasure of seeing your idea materialized into a tangible form right in front of your sight.   Model credit: Yeo Pik Qin   I ...
Created on 30 October 2015
11. About ArchiQuotes
(Resources)
Welcome to ArchiQuotes.   Appreciating architecture can take many forms: some find visual images of architecture inspiring while others may argue that a direct engagement with architectural subjects ...
Created on 25 October 2015
12. David Ross Scheer
(C - D)
  Drawing was once essential to architects. From Brunelleschi to Erich Mendelsohn, pencil and paper were the most basic tools for architects to express the deepest of feelings, and to communicate their ...
Created on 17 October 2015
13. Bjarke Ingels
(A - B)
  Who would ever thought that Lego could overtake Ferrari as the "world's most powerful brand?" And in fact, they did early this year.  Quotation source: link Related Articles: First Bricks Laid ...
Created on 09 October 2015
14. AQ
(A - B)
  "Architecture is a discipline that is constantly redefining itself." ~ AQ  ...
Created on 05 August 2015
15. Mohsen Mostafavi
(M - N)
  It takes years to be a qualified architect and a little bit of "luck" to make your first breakthrough. Success doesn't come easy for some. Louis I. Kahn, one of the most influential architects of t ...
Created on 03 August 2015
16. Franco Albini
(E - F)
  Perhaps, there are no ugly architecture too; only misplaced ones.  ...
Created on 21 July 2015
17. Darran Anderson
(C - D)
  Deyan Sudjic, author of The Edifice Complex, once said: "Architecture is about power. The powerful build because that is what the powerful do."  ...
Created on 18 July 2015
18. Le Corbusier
(K - L)
  "Architecture is the correct and magnificent play of forms brought together in light." ~ Le Corbusier (1887 – 1965)  ...
Created on 12 July 2015
19. Jane Duncan
(I - J)
  "My dad said architecture wasn't for girls. Boy I proved him wrong." ~ Jane Duncan, British architect  ...
Created on 01 July 2015
20. Charles Correa
(C - D)
  "Architecture is sculpture with the gestures of human occupation. " ~ Charles Correa, Indian architect  ...
Created on 22 June 2015

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To survive, urbanism will have to imagine a new newness. Liberated from its atavistic duties…we have to imagine 1,001 other concepts of city; we have to take insane risks

~ Rem Koolhaas