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Cannabis Developers Threaten Affordable Housing

Cannabis Developers Threaten Affordable Housing

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“How would buildings full of plants and a few caretakers help to create a lively urban context? People not plants!”

– Mark English, AIA

Monday, March 26, 2018 | | Add a Comment

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AIA Small Firm Exchange: Team-Building in Louisville

AIA Small Firm Exchange: Team-Building in Louisville

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“There’s a growing awareness at national level that small-firm architects are more than just residential. We’re valuable to the profession.”

– Chyanne Husar, architect, 2018 SFx Chair

Tuesday, March 20, 2018 | | Add a Comment

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Why is Art Better than Tech?

Why is Art Better than Tech?

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Could art help people to act as “disruptive innovators” and “agents of change” in a different kind of way? Gary Hutton: “Any fool with enough money can buy a Ferrari.”

(Photo: Matthew Millman)

Tuesday, February 27, 2018 | | Add a Comment

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Gary Hutton: Becoming an Art Collector

Gary Hutton: Becoming an Art Collector

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“Start by educating yourself. Art should make you think, shake you up, see the world differently. Building the next great widget is a laudable task… But art speaks to the soul rather than the pocketbook.”

(Photo: Matthew Millman)

Tuesday, February 20, 2018 | | Add a Comment

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Carlo Scarpa: A Tactile Experience

Carlo Scarpa: A Tactile Experience

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A visit to a former Olivetti showroom in Venice, now a museum, yields new insights into Scarpa’s unique genius.

Image: Mark English Architects

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 | | Add a Comment

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Alan Tse: Adaptive Modernism

Alan Tse: Adaptive Modernism

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“My first valuable opportunity for a signature 11-story high-rise condominium building was shattered by all 7 Planning Commissioners… 672 hours later, I transformed from a egotistic architectural designer into a humble-minded individual getting a career-long lesson.”

(Image courtesy Alan Tse)

Tuesday, December 19, 2017 | | Add a Comment

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Archaeology of the Perverse: Damien Hirst at Punta della Dogana

Archaeology of the Perverse: Damien Hirst at Punta della Dogana

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Is “Treasures from the Wreck of the Unbelievable” really the most expensive artistic flop in living memory, or are these art critics missing the real point?

Image: Mark English Architects

Monday, December 11, 2017 | | Add a Comment

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Their Heads Are Green and Their Hands Are Blue

Their Heads Are Green and Their Hands Are Blue

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A correspondent from Mars visits the Monterey Design Conference. Who are these strange creatures called “architects”? Architects possess a unique language and culture all their own – a purpose and a place in the world.

Images: Mark English Architects and Sou Fujimoto

Monday, November 20, 2017 | | Add a Comment

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