Living Architecture: 100-Seat Church Made of Real Trees
This amazing church in New Zealand was crafted from dozens of living trees, which will form into a strong natural structure as they continue to grow.
Transform Wooden Crates Into A Storage Bench
Extra storage space is always a good thing, especially when it comes in the form a stylish bench you made yourself from wooden crates
WHAT WILL OUR NEIGHBORHOODS LOOK LIKE 10 YEARS FROM NOW?
Setting aside current land-use squabbles, next week’s Context forum, annually sponsored by the San Diego Architectural Foundation, will focus on what San Diego’s neighborhoods could be like 10 years hence “What will neighborhoods be like if they are approached from sustainability, practical density and good design practices?” said program chairwoman Margit Whitlock Free and paid elements will be included in the sixhour forum, starting at 3 p.m. Tuesday at Green Acres restaurant,10300 Campus Point Drive on Torrey Pines Mesa. The paid portion, which starts at 5 p.m., is $90 with a discount for foundation members. Information is available at sdarchitecture.org and payments may be made at thedoor. The keynote speaker, Vishaan Chakrabarti, is a New York…
How Air Conditioning Helped Shape Architectural History (For Better or Worse)
This article originally appeared on Curbed as "How air conditioning shaped modern architecture—and changed our climate." During a conversation with...
Regional architectural trends fuel national tastes
More and more, home builders are introducing regional styles into their designs in markets well beyond the places they originated.
2017 LeadingAge WI Spring Conference
May 3-5, | Appleton, WI WHAT: A clear sense of purpose enables you to focus on what matters most -- taking risks regardless of the challenges or obstacles ahead. We are lucky. As aging services providers, it’s easy for us to see the value of our work. The lives we touch and the families and caregivers we support -- all have an impact well beyond the walls of our organizations; however, to find real purpose and meaning in what we do, it is important that we tap our own potential, find the courage and determination to live our mission with focus on the values, talent, skills, and passion of those we serve to make a difference in the world LeadingAge Wisconsin invites you to attend our 2017 Spring Conference & Annual Business Meeting.…
Winter Storms Challenge Barn, Horse Owners
Winter 2015 is piling snow, sleet, and freezing rain on much of the country. Find out how horse owners are coping.
What is Normal? How to Tell You if Need Air Conditioning Repairs
Here's how to tell what's normal and abnormal with your air conditioner. And if you're in need of air conditioning repairs, call Mechanical Technologies.
Surgeon jumps from bridge after divorce from TV personality wife
A top local surgeon and the ex-husband of ABC News’ chief women’s health correspondent killed himself by leaping off the George Washington Bridge, it was reported Sunday. Dr. Robert Ash…
Best advice for aspiring architects
What's the best advice you received as an architect? AIA Architects pay it forward and share theirs.