GROW Can we grow architecture? This is a powerful term and can be implemented into all forms of design, however today we focus this word around architecture and how it can be implemented. Reduce – Reuse – Recycle – Grow As designers it is important, especially in this decade, to
Architectural Design, amongst all other types, has the ability to be “life-changing” and better yet, able to change the world. Many designers often focus on aesthetic features and generating some form of income. Design falls into two categories: aesthetic design and problem-solving design, although problem-solving design can still be aesthetically
Below are some of the things you’ll need to remember as they play an important role in the world of Architecture. THE PEOPLE The most important factor is the people that will be using the space that is designed. Each structure has a different purpose. Did you know that Will
WHEN ARCHITECTURE SHOWS ITS COLOURS Bokaap, a vibrant and iconic neighbourhood situated at the foot of Signal Hill has unique and creative, meaningful architecture that brightens up the city with its colour palette. Bokaap area is a firm favourite with tourists and architectural history lovers alike. Where do all
Beautiful work by local Capetonian architectural trio. Inspired by nature.
…and does it change the nature of architecture? What is sustainable architecture and what is its purpose? Sustainable architecture aims to reduce the effect of buildings on the environment through moderating the use of materials, energy and overall use of space while also taking the future generation into consideration and
A R C H I T E C T Ambitious Reliable Compassionate Hardworking Innovative Talented Experimental Clever Technical Architects are dreamers. They have wild imaginations and unique minds. What makes a successful architect is one that has drive, passion and isn’t afraid to be different. It takes a certain type of
Architecture speaks a strong language. Each step of the process has meaning and is interpreted differently by each individual, much like poetry. There is certainly more to architecture than just it’s pretty face. It impacts on society, their emotions and experiences. It transforms and fixes and then there’s the environmental side