What makes architecture memorable?
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What makes architecture memorable?

What makes architecture memorable? Why do some buildings leave a lasting impression? Based on many years of travel and research, here is what I think as an architect. Architecture that successfully fuses five basic elements in nature becomes genuinely memorable and timeless. These elements are earth, water, wind, fire, and space. They are identified as…

An oasis amid electric grid failure: Puerto Rico Convention Center

An oasis amid electric grid failure: Puerto Rico Convention Center

Two powerful hurricanes struck Puerto Rico in September 2017, causing widespread destruction. However, Puerto Rico Convention Center was a shining example of what worked well during the disaster. It was a solar oasis amid widespread electric grid failure and damage.

Mass Customization Through Digital Design, Singapore

Mass Customization Through Digital Design, Singapore

The Future of US Pavilion was built to celebrate SG50, Singapore’s 50th year of independence in 2015. It demonstrated the power of parametric computing from concept to completion. The pavilion’s exterior skin consists of infinite variations made possible by mass customization and direct digital manufacturing.