Category: Architecture
May 31, 2020
7 Effective Law Firm Marketing Strategies

Does your law firm need a branding refresh? The best way to reach clients is to have good marketing. Everything is digital now, and having a strong online presence could benefit your law firm. There are plenty of ways to amp up your digital marketing. You can hire a law firm marketing agency to provide […]

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April 28, 2020
How To Make An Architectural Portfolio

Professional architects must create a unique physical or online portfolio at the beginning of their careers. The portfolio becomes more attractive as you become a seasoned architect because you have more work to display. A successful portfolio leaves a good impression on people and gets you more work. You are probably asking yourself what an […]

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April 1, 2020
Modern or Contemporary Architecture, What's the Difference?

The difference between modern and contemporary styles in terms of architecture is simpler than you might think. Chances are you are here because you do not know the difference, so here you go... Modern Architecture Modern architecture is a type of architecture that came to be in the early and mid 20th century. The style […]

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March 27, 2020
Top 10 Sculpture Gardens in The United States

This article is relative to the definition that a Sculpture Garden is either enclosed or open to the outdoors and gestures the art of biological plant life. Lets get to the Chlorophyll already, shall we? The United States has many stunning landmarks and geographical characteristics that lends itself to quite quintessential Sculpture Gardens/Parks. In this […]

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February 5, 2020
Crown Hall IIT Architecture in Chicago: Glass Box

Why Crown Hall is so amazing IIT Crown Hall can be seen as a masterpiece by Mies van der Rohe because it expresses all of Mies’ philosophies he gained over time to the fullest extent. Crown Hall was not a peak for Mies but instead a stepping stone that brought Mies to reach even more […]

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January 23, 2020
The Sims 3 Houses - Exploring the Suburban Lifestyle with the Sims

I know that the Sims 3 came out a few years ago already but the game is still super fun and I personally like building houses in this version. The above modern beach villa really accentuates verticality with it's multi-story chevron-shaped roofs. FAMILY SUBURBAN HOUSE SIMS 3 This is the family house. Two master bedrooms, […]

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January 20, 2020
Genius Ways to Keep Your Kids Busy on Road Trips

With your little ones in the backseat, one of the most American activities of all might seem pretty challenging. To ensure fun family time without a soundtrack of screams and “Are we there yet?” The trick is to keep your kiddos entertained.  Finding engaging ways to pass time will help you survive a long drive. […]

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July 31, 2018
7 Lego Architecture Sets That Architects Love!

Lego Architecture Sets Lego Architecture Sets are so cool! Gone are the days when Lego was only meant to be a play-set for kids. Legos have now become far more challenging and intricate than they used to be a decade ago and are often used by professionals especially in the field of architecture. There is […]

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May 17, 2017
President Donald Trump's Houses in Palm Beach and New York

Trump's NYC Penthouse Specifications Donald Trump's New York City residence is a gilded, three-level penthouse 58 stories up at the top of Trump Tower. The building is a combined live and work place for Trump as his offices are located in the same building. This makes the transition into the White House similar as it […]

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June 23, 2015
Best Laptops for Architecture Students 2015 Reviews

Check it out; Laptops for architecture students 2015. Architect students need a laptop that is in the current realm of technology as the tools and technology for drafting have primarily moved to CAD (computer-aided design). If you are looking to compare the latest and greatest laptops with a student budget in mind then you are […]

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January 20, 2015
The Best LEGO Architecture Studio 21050 Playset

Do you see a future architect in your child or yourself? I would have loved this gadget as a child, but I am lucky enough to have it now. Everyone always loved playing with legos as they helped my inner architecture future shine. I enjoy using these legos to explore my creativity. Lego's are a […]

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November 30, 2014
Barcelona Pavilion in Barcelona Spain Architecture

The Barcelona or German Pavilion located in Barcelona Spain was designed and created for the 1929 International Exposition. Originally the building was constructed to be up only temporarily, yet being made of permanent materials such as golden onyx, green and blue marble, chrome, glass, and travertine; the building lasted for a while until it was demolished. […]

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November 16, 2014
The History and Architecture of the Flatiron Building (New York)

What Makes the Flatiron Building so Cool to This Day When built over 100 years ago the Flatiron building in New York was famous not for it's height but for its unique architecture, structure-wise. Ever since 1902 photographers and media in general depict the Flatiron Building as an iconic building of New York because there […]

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September 15, 2014
A House That Hangs Off A Cliff Designed By Modscape

A House That Look Like It Could Fall Into The Ocean Recently, Australian design firm, Modscape created a concept house that will have you feeling a little uneasy once your inside. The company decided to make an edgy house that would allow for someone to live on the rigid landscape Australia offers. Just take a look […]

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July 24, 2014
The History and Architecture of the Empire State Building

The Building That Defined America's Prosperity The building that held the title of world's tallest building for over 40 years has been around for a while. Yes, of course, the Empire State Building has been around for a while, close to 90 years. The building is an American cultural icon, not only because of its […]

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June 29, 2014
Architecture Boat Tour of Chicago Coupons and Review

The Architecture Boat Tour of Chicago is famous because Chicago is set up perfectly with the Chicago River giving access to viewing the best architectural city of the world. You see more than 50 buildings and get to know the stories behind them. It's not only for tourists as many Chicagoans don't know about the […]

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July 13, 2013
How Big is The Mall of America

The Mall of America is located in Minnesota, US and The Mall of America contains an area of 4,200,000 square feet equivalent to 96.4 acres! Mall of America is the nation's largest shopping and entertainment location featuring over 520 stores, 50 restaurants and the biggest indoor Nickelodeon theme park- Nickelodeon Universe. SEA LIFE Aquarium, LEGO […]

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February 14, 2013
SimCity 5 Coming March 2013- Architect's Favorite Game

If you like playing Sims, then you are more than likely to like playing Sim City. Sim City 5 is supposed to be released for the PC in February 2013. I am already an addict to The Sims 3 and Sim City 4 so I am worried about my soon to be addiction to Sim City 5! […]

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November 10, 2012
These Children’s Hospitals Will Enlighten Your Day

A child with a serious illness should not have to endure treatment at an ordinary creepy hospital. Hospitals can be an intimidating place, especially for children. The white sterile walls and big noisy equipment can scare some kids and it’s possible they become miserable and uncooperative. Of course a kind and caring health care professional […]

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November 7, 2012
A Photo Tour of Google’s Data Centers Around the World

Google released a massive gallery of pictures of their Data Centers around the world. In an effort for greater transparency, Google also published a guided tour on YouTube and even a Street View tour of their data center in Lenoir, North Carolina. With 13 data centers around the world (7 in the Americas, 3 in […]

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November 6, 2012
A Different view of Church Ceilings (Panoramas)

Photographer- Richard Silver takes us on a tour of magnificently designed church ceilings around NYC. Each photo is a vertical panorama consisting of 6-10 photos stitched together. Capturing from the pew to the exit door and back again, the mind-blowing 180-degree view wonderfully captures the delicate detail and design of each church’s ceiling.

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November 2, 2012
Jaw-Dropping Spa at the Viceroy Miami- Philippe Starck

Just when you think you have seen it all from design’s eternal enfant terrible, Philippe Starck continues to surprise. Recombining some of his signature set pieces—oversize mirrors, brightly tinted crystal chandeliers, and haute-French furniture—the master of whimsical pastiche debuted this 28,000-square-foot dream of a spa and fitness center at the Viceroy Miami in December 2008, […]

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October 2, 2012
Ponte Vecchio Florence, Italy

The Ponte Vecchio Bridge (Old Bridge) was constructed in 1345 over the Arno Rive in Florence, Italy. As you can see from the images, the bridge is very unique. Currently, the bridge consists of small businesses such as jewelers, art dealers and souvenir sellers. Fun Facts It was said that the economic concept of bankruptcy originated on the bridge, when […]

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September 28, 2012
Forum Shops at Caesars Palace, Las Vegas (Prettiest Mall in the World)

Breif Description The Forum Shops at Caesars Palace is Las Vegas' most recognized retail, dining and entertainment getaway, featuring more than 160 boutiques and shops as well as 13 dining places and specialty food shops. The Forum Shops have held on to their placement as the most thriving shopping venue in the country through continual […]

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