Campus Sacred Spaces Are Changing

Campus Sacred Spaces Are Changing Featured image: Lynn University Synder Sanctuary, designed by Newman Architects. The building’s space is defined by seven tall walls that literally and symbolically lean upon each other, providing a web of support among the ensemble of planes. . Image © Robert Benson Share Share Facebook Twitter Mail Pinterest Whatsapp Or … Read more

Queer Spaces: Why Are They Important in Architecture and the Public Realm?

Queer Spaces: Why Are They Important in Architecture and the Public Realm? © Robert Katzki / Unsplash Share Share Facebook Twitter Mail Pinterest Whatsapp Or https://www.archdaily.com/989218/queer-spaces-why-are-they-important-in-architecture-and-the-public-realm The queer crowd has always been present, finding ways to exist, gather, and celebrate. Although their visibility hasn’t always been highlighted throughout history due to the consciousness of having … Read more

Public Spaces and Urban Areas: 12 Squares Viewed from Above

Public Spaces and Urban Areas: 12 Squares Viewed from Above Dubrovnik, Croatia. Drone photo by @spencerdavisphoto Share Share Facebook Twitter Mail Pinterest Whatsapp Or https://www.archdaily.com/947915/public-spaces-and-urban-areas-12-squares-viewed-from-above Some of the most characteristic features of city squares are related to the presence of people in the space and the purposes they are given, such as places for socializing, … Read more

Ten atriums that brighten and expand residential spaces

A Montreal home with a trapeze net, a warehouse conversion in London and an Indian home with a monolithic marble facade are among the residences in this lookbook, which feature atriums as a central aspect of their design. Atriums – large spaces, surrounded by a building, that are either open-air or feature skylights – were … Read more

How Are Co-Living Spaces in London Offering Solutions for Rising Urban Density and Real Estate

How Are Co-Living Spaces in London Offering Solutions for Rising Urban Density and Real Estate Finsbury Park / Gravity Co-Living. Image © Gravity Co-Living Share Share Facebook Twitter Mail Pinterest Whatsapp Or https://www.archdaily.com/985811/how-are-co-living-spaces-in-london-offering-solutions-for-rising-urban-density-and-real-estate Co-living is a residential community living model, referring to a modern form of group housing that has significantly transformed London life and … Read more

Urbanism with a Gender Perspective: 7 Guidelines for the Design of Public Spaces in Buenos Aires

Urbanism with a Gender Perspective: 7 Guidelines for the Design of Public Spaces in Buenos Aires Buenos Aires, Argentina. Image from sharptoyou. Image via Shutterstock Share Share Facebook Twitter Mail Pinterest Whatsapp Or https://www.archdaily.com/987849/urbanism-with-a-gender-perspective-7-guidelines-for-the-design-of-public-spaces-in-buenos-aires Understanding the diversity and plurality of people who inhabit and pass through cities on a daily basis, gender-responsive urban planning aims … Read more

Preserving Heritage Architecture and Design with this Golf Club Design in Kolkata | Spaces & Design

The most conspicuous part of east Indian history is its heritage architecture. The region’s unique bravura is brought to life by the terracotta temples of West Bengal, monasteries of Sikkim and the iconic temples of Odisha. These monuments stand as remnants of Buddhist, Hindu, and Islamic legacies, stitching up a seamless narrative of the yore. … Read more

Strategic Green Spaces: How to Make the Most of their Cooling Effects

Strategic Green Spaces: How to Make the Most of their Cooling Effects Re-Defining of the Small Wild Goose Pagoda Historical District by AECOM. Image © Chill Shine Share Share Facebook Twitter Mail Pinterest Whatsapp Or https://www.archdaily.com/986249/strategic-green-spaces-how-to-make-the-most-of-their-cooling-effects Urban green spaces are considered one of the most appropriate and accessible ways to mitigate the effects of rising … Read more

Passages Insolites, the Public Art Circuit Explores Unexpected Public Spaces in the City of Québec

Passages Insolites, the Public Art Circuit Explores Unexpected Public Spaces in the City of Québec Mythe et évidence par Mathieu Valade. Image © Stéphane Bourgeois Share Share Facebook Twitter Mail Pinterest Whatsapp Or https://www.archdaily.com/984558/the-public-art-circuit-on-the-streets-of-quebec Initiated by EXMURO arts publics and the Ville de Québec, the 9th edition of Passages Insolites, or Unusual Passages, is open … Read more

Exclusionary Architecture: How Design Interventions in Public Spaces are Dismissing the Homeless

Exclusionary Architecture: How Design Interventions in Public Spaces are Dismissing the Homeless Re-development of Mina de la Ciutat Street / Lagula Arquitectes. Image © Adrià Goula Share Share Facebook Twitter Mail Pinterest Whatsapp Or https://www.archdaily.com/983864/exclusionary-architecture-how-design-interventions-in-public-spaces-are-contributing-to-homelessness Social responsibility and the desire to improve society has long been influenced by the built environment. Looking at city centers, … Read more