MURPHY HOUSE WINS RIBA HOUSE OF THE YEAR 2016

  MURPHY HOUSE WINS RIBA HOUSE OF THE YEAR 2016 IBA House of the Year 2016 : Richard Murphy’s own house in Edinburgh is a delightful essay in architecture.  It speaks to its context with direct references to the Georgian terraces, and with a clever change of scale that is at once deferential and powerfully striking…

Pasadena Rose Bowl Swap Meet

In my adventures of looking for throw pillows, I have spent several hours poking around the One Kings Lane website at-which-point I came across photos of Kim Salmela’s house located in Los Angeles. I had to share them because I live in Los Angeles and some of her finds are from the Pasadena Rose Bowl…

Galpão Sim! / Alan Chu

  Architects: Alan Chu Location: Campinas – State of São Paulo, Brazil Project Team: Anita Meduna, Pablo Rezende Structure: Eng. José Otavio Rosolen Builder: Ederson Pereira Alves Area: 92.0 m2 Project Year: 2015 Photographs: Djan Chu © Djan Chu From the architect. Located at the rear of brazilian actor Eduardo Okamoto’s home, the building houses…

Books, the subtle accessory in a room

hello my friends, happy wednesday! If you’ve visited me throughout the years you may have picked up on the fact that I love libraries. Weather public, university or home libraries, they all hold equal interest for me. [HERE, HERE, and HERE] I love books and the warmth they give to a room. This post was…

New Training Class: Autodesk Fusion 360 Essentials

Product development has changed. So should the tools. Autodesk Fusion 360™ is the first 3D CAD/CAM tool of its kind, connecting your entire product development process in a single cloud-based tool. And if you have the Autodesk Product Design Collection or Autodesk Product Design Suite Premium or Ultimate with an active maintenance or desktop plan,…

10 Tips for Creating Show-Stopping Graphics for Your Next Tradeshow

  1. Make them stop and look Graphics are used to create interest, focus attention and tell visitors about your product or service. In just three to five seconds (statistically it is 3.8 seconds), graphics should communicate who you are, what you do and how customers can benefit. via 10 Tips for Creating Show-Stopping Graphics for…

Strategies for Interior Wood Finishes

Last summer we wrapped up the Mercer Island Residence, located just five miles east of Seattle. The project is on the larger end of the houses we design and it also has a complex program of functions. The interiors put three different species of wood to work in order to achieve the desired performances and…

La Fontaine-Livre de Cincinnati — Le Blog BlookUp

Il commence à faire froid et ce n’est plus vraiment le moment de parler d’eau fraîche. Mais il y en a peut-être parmi vous qui n’attendent qu’une chose : Que l’été revienne vite, lui et ses 36°C à l’ombre ! Alors avant de parler de neige, de sapins et de vent d’hiver, on va faire… via…