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Burj Khalifa – June 2014 Wallpaper – by ILikeArchitecture.net and Romain Trystram is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International License. Based on a work at ILikeArchitecture.net – Architecture Magazine

Burj Khalifa: June 2014 Wallpaper

Burj Khalifa is a stunning skyscraper in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, and as of June 2014 is the tallest man-made structure in the world, at 829.8 m (2,722 ft). The[...]

Parametric Design for Architecture

Parametric Design for Architecture

Architects use computer-aided tools to help them visualise their ideas and build models of their designs. However, the majority of these models are built in such a way that it[...]

114_Sverre Fehn

Quote #114 – Sverre Fern

Each material has its own shadow. The shadow of stone is not the same as that of a brittle autumn leaf. The shadow penetrates the material and radiates its message. – Sverre Fern

113_Denise Scott Brown

Quote #113 – Denise Scott Brown

Basically, the idea is that with everyone striving to be revolutionary, you will be most revolutionary if you try to be ordinary. &ndash ; Denise Scott Brown

Architecture as Material Culture

Architecture as Material Culture

Architecture as Material Culture by Richard Francis-Jones, Kenneth Frampton A place acquires meaning through human intervention and transformation. Raised to the level of architecture these transformations interpret and represent society’s[...]

CCTV Headquarters – May 2014 Wallpaper – by ILikeArchitecture.net and Romain Trystram is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International License. Based on a work at ILikeArchitecture.net – Architecture Magazine

CCTV Headquarters: May 2014 Wallpaper

The CCTV Headquarters is a 234 m (768 ft), 44-storey skyscraper in the Beijing Central Business District (CBD). The tower serves as headquarters for China Central Television (CCTV). This unique[...]