The Royal Institute of British Architects has named the 54 winners of its national awards, including the V&A Dundee by Kengo Kuma, Heatherwick's Coal Drops Yard and Peter Zumthor's Secular…

The Royal Institute of British Architects has named the 54 winners of its national awards, including the V&A Dundee by Kengo Kuma, Heatherwick’s Coal Drops Yard and Peter Zumthor’s Secular Retreat. Read more

By Brooklyn-based artist Brian Blomerth, Bicycle Day documents the day LSD was discovered by Swiss chemist Albert Hofmann. As the story goes: he ingested the experimental compound and then set…

By Brooklyn-based artist Brian Blomerth, Bicycle Day documents the day LSD was discovered by Swiss chemist Albert Hofmann. As the story goes: he ingested the experimental compound and then set off on the first documented trip, which culminated in a peak while he was riding home on his bicycle. Hofmann’s book LSD: My Problem Child, affords only a few paragraphs about the first encounter. As …

Snøhetta, Rapt Studio and Kelly Wearstler are among eight architecture and design studios that have redesigned Max Lamb's Last Stool for Swedish furniture brand Hem to raise funds for affordable…

Snøhetta, Rapt Studio and Kelly Wearstler are among eight architecture and design studios that have redesigned Max Lamb’s Last Stool for Swedish furniture brand Hem to raise funds for affordable housing in Los Angeles. Read more

DesignAgency Partners with Node’s First Canadian Residence

This fall, international co-living company Node is bringing their thoughtfully designed boutique apartments to its first Canadian residence in downtown Kitchener. Node’s cutting-edge co-living space has partnered with interior design…

This fall, international co-living company Node is bringing their thoughtfully designed boutique apartments to its first Canadian residence in downtown Kitchener. Node’s cutting-edge co-living space has partnered with interior design studio, DesignAgency, to deliver its plug-and-play living concept to residents in early 2021. The insta-friendly operator is recognized for building communities that are cost effective […]

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DesignAgency Partners with Node’s First Canadian Residence

This fall, international co-living company Node is bringing their thoughtfully designed boutique apartments to its first Canadian residence in downtown Kitchener. Node’s cutting-edge co-living space has partnered with interior design…

This fall, international co-living company Node is bringing their thoughtfully designed boutique apartments to its first Canadian residence in downtown Kitchener. Node’s cutting-edge co-living space has partnered with interior design studio, DesignAgency, to deliver its plug-and-play living concept to residents in early 2021. The insta-friendly operator is recognized for building communities that are cost effective […]

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Amid a persistent skilled labor shortage that continues to challenge the building sector, constrain housing supply and exacerbate affordability, Katerra, a technology company redefining the construction industry, today announced it…

Amid a persistent skilled labor shortage that continues to challenge the building sector, constrain housing supply and exacerbate affordability, Katerra, a technology company redefining the construction industry, today announced it has launched a new a…

KoningEizenberg founders, Hank Koning and Julie Eizenberg, have been awarded the Australian Institute of Architects Gold Medal for 2019. We've rounded up seven of their key projects. Read more

KoningEizenberg founders, Hank Koning and Julie Eizenberg, have been awarded the Australian Institute of Architects Gold Medal for 2019. We’ve rounded up seven of their key projects. Read more

Modular construction can deliver projects 50% faster

Modular construction can deliver projects 20% to 50% faster than traditional methods and drastically reshape how buildings are delivered, according to a new report from McKinsey & Co.

Modular construction can deliver projects 20% to 50% faster than traditional methods and drastically reshape how buildings are delivered, according to a new report from McKinsey & Co.

Designing with value in mind

Architects, engineers and other design professionals strive to build strong reputations in their respected fields. To prove their competence, they must maximize their given budgets while also making sure to…

Architects, engineers and other design professionals strive to build strong reputations in their respected fields. To prove their competence, they must maximize their given budgets while also making sure to be efficient and detailed in their work. Everyone wants to cut costs, but not at the expense of the project’s functionality. How do you create a high-quality product that stays within budget? Two words: Value Engineering.