Elevated walkway bridges two parts of home divided by swimming pool

“An elevated passageway spans a swimming pool to connect the two monolithic blocks of this weekend home in the Iranian city of Karaj by Kamran Heirati Architects.”

Source: www.dezeen.com

The prefab glass unit that can pop up anywhere you want

Prefabricated structures are not exactly news these days so it would take a pretty interesting concept or design for such a project to stand out from all t

Source: www.homedit.com

Scottsdale settles $2.5M eminent domain suit after landowner loses $10M deal

Scottsdale exercised eminent domain on the Scottsdale Resort and Athletic Club off Indian Bend and Pima roads to relocate a fire station.

Source: www.azcentral.com

These opulent villas are 50 miles from the Islamic State’s front line in Mosul

Spread in rows like little ornate white boxes, these are the homes of Dream City.

Source: www.washingtonpost.com

Architects discover Emoji, and guess what they aren’t all happy about it

Pulling ornament into the digital age generates just a few feels in the field.

Source: www.wired.com

Video: Architectural League New York honors His Highness Prince Karim Aga Khan with the 2017 President’s Medal at the Metropolitan Club

“Architectural League President Billie Tsien presented the 2017 President’s Medal award to the honorable His Highness Prince Karim Aga Khan during a dinner at the Metropolitan Club. The Architectural League of New York The Architectural League of New York nurtures excellence in architecture, design, and urbanism and stimulates debate on the…”

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World’s tallest commercial building made of engineered timber opens

The construction of Australia’s first, and the world’s tallest, engineered timber office building has been completed in Sydney.

Source: architecturenow.co.nz

One tall building. One dark and stormy night. 395 dead birds.

The mass casualties prompted the skyscraper to change the way it uses lights during migration season — one strategy bird advocates hope will spread.

Source: www.washingtonpost.com

Paper towels or blow dryers? Wisconsin is all in with paper

In the debate over which is better for drying hands — paper or blowing air — Wisconsin is all in with paper.

Source: www.jsonline.com

We love paper!!! A great natural resource that gets recycled over and over again.

Milwaukee Mayor’s Design awards all over map

Big, little, new or renovated, award winners in 13 of 15 aldermanic districts.

Source: urbanmilwaukee.com