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architecture : the art or practice of designing and building structures and especially habitable ones — Webster

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Architecture is both the process and the product of planning, designing, and constructing buildings and other physical structures. Architectural works, in the material form of buildings, are often perceived as cultural symbols and as works of art. Historical civilizations are often identified with their surviving architectural achievements. — Wikipedia

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Three-dimensional models, drawings, and commentaries on a thousand buildings and structures, like the Great Pyramid and the Brooklyn Bridge.
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OEDILF: The Omnificent English Dictionary In Limerick Form

Future

20 Buildings That Show the Future of Architecture (Wired)

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  • Dos de Maig Apartment / AMOO
    by Cristobal Rojas on October 17, 2017 at 3:00 pm

    37m³ flat under the pretext 'maiden dwelling'. It could be for a couple with no children, but this is the order. […]

  • MVRDV Create Park-Topped Community Center for...
    by Patrick Lynch on October 17, 2017 at 2:10 pm

    MVRDV, in collaboration with ISA Architecture, has revealed the designed of the Zhangjiang Future Park, a park and community center for the workers and residents of Zhangjiang Hi-Tech Park in Pudong, Shanghai, China. Fully integrated into a rolling park landscape will be a library, an art centre, a performance centre and a sport center – four civic programs that are currently lacking in the neighborhood. […]

  • Malmo Building / Taller David Dana
    by Daniel Tapia on October 17, 2017 at 1:00 pm

    Malmo was developed in a compact site of 269m2 in one of the zones of greater seismic danger of the city. That catalyzed multiple challenges and opportunities that concluded in the following results: The building is displaced with a parking on the ground floor and 14 departments subdivided into 7 levels. […]

  • Interactive Spy Museum Designed by Adjaye...
    by Patrick Lynch on October 17, 2017 at 12:10 pm

    Adjaye Associates has unveiled designs for SPYSCAPE, a new museum and interactive experience that illuminates the world of espionage from historical secret intelligence to modern day hacking through a collection of rare artifacts, exhilarating storytelling and immersive personalized experiences. […]

  • House in La Comarca / Anibal Bizzotto + Diego...
    by Rayen Sagredo on October 17, 2017 at 11:00 am

    We were commissioned with planning and constructing a house for a single family in a growing gated community located in Tigre area on the Buenos Aires suburbs. This will be the client’s - a young couple and their toddler - first owned house. In our first visits to the grounds, we decided to take on the challenge of projecting the building with a distinct use of the terrain. It is common in this type of communities to use the withdrawn areas of the plot as virtual limits between […]