Reading Between the Skylines | ArchDaily

Reading Between the Skylines The Dar es Salaam skyline. Image © ommyjay on Unsplash Share Share Facebook Twitter Mail Pinterest Whatsapp Or https://www.archdaily.com/987845/reading-between-the-skylines Cities have been, and will always be multi-faceted, elastic sites. They are settlements in continuous evolution, molded by proximity to natural resources, by migrating populations, and by capital. Despite the diversity in … Read more

Aging at Home: Preparing Architecture for an Elderly Population

Aging at Home: Preparing Architecture for an Elderly Population Image © Pedro Vannucchi Share Share Facebook Twitter Mail Pinterest Whatsapp Or https://www.archdaily.com/990295/aging-at-home-preparing-architecture-for-an-elderly-population Aging means learning to live with dependence – physical, social, or spatial – and in this long process, which cannot even be measured in years, it is understood that aging is closely related … Read more

Poetics of Space and Mental Health: How Architecture Can Help Prevent Suicides

Poetics of Space and Mental Health: How Architecture Can Help Prevent Suicides Triumfalnaya Square / Buromoscow Share Share Facebook Twitter Mail Pinterest Whatsapp Or https://www.archdaily.com/989999/poetics-of-space-and-mental-health-how-architecture-can-help-prevent-suicides According to the latest survey carried out by the World Health Organization – WHO, in 2019 there were more than 700,000 suicides worldwide. In Brazil, records approach 14,000 cases per … Read more

What Materials Can Promote Health in Interior Architecture?

What Materials Can Promote Health in Interior Architecture? Boa Mistura’s Headquarters / ESTUYO Studio. Image © Javier de Paz García Share Share Facebook Twitter Mail Pinterest Whatsapp Or https://www.archdaily.com/989880/what-materials-can-promote-health-in-interior-architecture Recent statistics suggest that if someone lives until they are 80, around 72 of those years will be spent inside buildings. This makes sense if we … Read more

The Use of Indigenous and Locally Sourced Materials in Philippines Architecture

The Use of Indigenous and Locally Sourced Materials in Philippines Architecture © Beth Macdonald / Unsplash Share Share Facebook Twitter Mail Pinterest Whatsapp Or https://www.archdaily.com/989529/the-use-of-indigenous-and-locally-sourced-materials-in-philippines-architecture The Philippines’ history and cultural background are continually reflected in the architectural landscape throughout the country, with its structures and dwellings harboring a handful of influences from the nations that … Read more

Good Architecture is Considerate | ArchDaily

Good Architecture is Considerate Maggie’s Leeds Center / Heatherwick Studio. Image © Hufton+Crow Share Share Facebook Twitter Mail Pinterest Whatsapp Or https://www.archdaily.com/989415/good-architecture-is-considerate This text was originally published in The ArchDaily Guide to Good Architecture, Our first-ever book is currently available for purchase. Besides denoting a show of careful thought, in architectural terms the word ‘considerate’ … Read more

The Fight Against Urban Sprawl and the Principles of New Urbanism

The Fight Against Urban Sprawl and the Principles of New Urbanism © Image via Max Bottinger on Unplash Share Share Facebook Twitter Mail Pinterest Whatsapp Or https://www.archdaily.com/989619/the-fight-against-urban-sprawl-and-the-principles-of-new-urbanism How we plan our cities, suburbs, and rural communities is a constantly evolving set of goals essential for creating sustainable cities. Not only do we need to consider … Read more

What is a Good Interior Design?

What is a Good Interior Design? Maggie’s Leeds Center / Heatherwick Studio. Image © Hufton+Crow Share Share Facebook Twitter Mail Pinterest Whatsapp Or https://www.archdaily.com/989337/what-is-a-good-interior-design The world’s recent shift towards prioritizing wellness has influenced people to seek healthier lifestyles by understanding the body and the mind collectively. External factors such as the geographic location, the community, … Read more

Demolished and Rebuilt: The Identity of Architectural Replicas

Demolished and Rebuilt: The Identity of Architectural Replicas © Tita.ti via Shutterstock Share Share Facebook Twitter Mail Pinterest Whatsapp Or https://www.archdaily.com/989388/demolished-and-rebuilt-the-identity-of-architectural-replicas The rights to reconstruct Kisho Kurokawa’s iconic Nakagin Capsule Tower are currently sold on one of the largest NFT sites. While the tower’s demolition has begun earlier this year, the auction sells the right … Read more

Repurposing Existing Buildings into Residential Projects by Innovating with Materials

Repurposing Existing Buildings into Residential Projects by Innovating with Materials © Rory Gardiner Share Share Facebook Twitter Mail Pinterest Whatsapp Or https://www.archdaily.com/988744/re-purposing-existing-buildings-into-residential-projects-by-innovating-with-materials Considering the time, energy, and environmental impact of a construction process, architecture must explore different methodologies that work with the existing built environment. For example: how to give life to a forgotten building? … Read more