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The 8 Best Neutral Paint Colors That'll Work In Any Home

The 8 Best Neutral Paint Colors That'll Work In Any Home | Architecture and Design | Scoop.it
If you're the type who wants their walls to be a backdrop rather than a focal point, then you definitely want to go with neutrals. But all those beige, gray, brown and white swatches have a tendency to blend together.
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In Stately Old Charleston, the New Buildings on the Block Are Struggling to Fit In

In Stately Old Charleston, the New Buildings on the Block Are Struggling to Fit In | Architecture and Design | Scoop.it
Accustomed to basing its identity on its grand old buildings, the South Carolina city now finds it almost impossible to agree on how to build new ones as its economy and its population grow.
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The Architects You Need To Follow On Instagram Now!

Recently, architecture critic Alexandra Lange wrote a piece for Dezeen skewering the social media practices of famous architects. Her opening target: Bjarke ...
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Largest City In Vermont Now Gets All Its Power From Wind, Water And Biomass

Largest City In Vermont Now Gets All Its Power From Wind, Water And Biomass | Architecture and Design | Scoop.it
The 42,000 people living in Burlington, Vermont can now feel confident that when they turn on their TVs or power up their computers they are using renewable energy.
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Solar energy that doesn't block the view

Solar energy that doesn't block the view | Architecture and Design | Scoop.it
Researchers have developed a new type of solar concentrator that when placed over a window creates solar energy while allowing people to actually see through the window. It is called a transparent luminescent solar concentrator and can be used on buildings, cell phones and any other device that has a flat, clear surface.
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The library near my house looks like the "sandcrawler" from Star Wars. - Imgur

The library near my house looks like the "sandcrawler" from Star Wars. - Imgur | Architecture and Design | Scoop.it
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The room numbers at my hotel are shadows. - Imgur

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Sneak Peak: Inside the Homes of 8 World-Famous Architects | Urbanist

Sneak Peak: Inside the Homes of 8 World-Famous Architects | Urbanist | Architecture and Design | Scoop.it
Where Architects Live, a special exhibit scheduled for Milan Design Week 2014, features a rare glimpse into the residences of leading designers including ...
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10 Wildly Detailed Drawings Of Fictional Cityscapes That Will Make Your Head Spin

10 Wildly Detailed Drawings Of Fictional Cityscapes That Will Make Your Head Spin | Architecture and Design | Scoop.it
What if a single drawing could somehow contain within it all the movement, energy and endless twists and turns in the entire world. Well, that's the rather ambitious goal of artist Benjamin Sack, who, with the help of his 0.05 Staedtler pigment liner...
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LOOK: The Most Stunning Stained Glass Windows In The World

LOOK: The Most Stunning Stained Glass Windows In The World | Architecture and Design | Scoop.it
When stepping into a holy place, our eyes seek the light. If we're lucky, the light will be shining through a stained glass window, adding illumination and beauty at once. Stained glass windows tell a stories, educate and inspire.

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Former Monk Spends Over 50 Years Building a Cathedral from Junk - SOBIFY

Former Monk Spends Over 50 Years Building a Cathedral from Junk - SOBIFY | Architecture and Design | Scoop.it
Justo Gallego Martinez, an 89-year-old farmer and former monk from Spain, has spent over 50 years of his life single-handedly building a large cathedral in a suburb of Madrid. He has no prior architectural knowledge or construction experience at all. Nor… Continue Reading →
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Chinese company constructs world's first 3D-printed apartment building, mansion

Chinese company constructs world's first 3D-printed apartment building, mansion | Architecture and Design | Scoop.it
A Chinese company has produced a five-story apartment building and a 12,000 square foot mansion.
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federico babina adds cinematic stars to architect-designed interiors - designboom | architecture & design magazine

federico babina adds cinematic stars to architect-designed interiors - designboom | architecture & design magazine | Architecture and Design | Scoop.it
federico babina has composed 17 vignettes for the 'archilife' series, adding renowned cinematic stars to architect-designed interior spaces.
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Photographer Risks Nuclear Radiation To Capture Haunting Post-Soviet Landscapes

Photographer Risks Nuclear Radiation To Capture Haunting Post-Soviet Landscapes | Architecture and Design | Scoop.it
In a haunting legacy of the Cold War, the remains of secret military cities still scatter the lands that were once part of the Soviet Union. Award-winning photographer Nadav Kander managed to get inside two of these cities, still closed to outsiders,...
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The Perfect Drawing: 8 Sensational Sections That Raise The Bar For Architectural Representation

Next month marks 20 years since the demolition of Kowloon’s infamous Walled City. If one architectural positive came from this web of urban anarchy, it is th...
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Spiralling Tensions at Frank Lloyd Wright Architecture School

Spiralling Tensions at Frank Lloyd Wright Architecture School | Architecture and Design | Scoop.it
The school’s board of governors and the Wright Foundation’s board are battling over the future of the school.
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The World's Largest Swimming Pool Is Paradise

The World's Largest Swimming Pool Is Paradise | Architecture and Design | Scoop.it
It's not every day that a photo causes an audible reaction, but these pictures of the world's largest swimming pool are most definitely whine-worthy.

Yes, we told you about this glorious man-made pool that sits on the grounds of the San Alfonso d...
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The interiors are more interesting than the outside appearances! | 3D-DREAMING "Architecture from a digital point of view"

The interiors are more interesting than the outside appearances! | 3D-DREAMING "Architecture from a digital point of view" | Architecture and Design | Scoop.it
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Oceanside restaurant built into a grotto in Italy. - Imgur

Oceanside restaurant built into a grotto in Italy. - Imgur | Architecture and Design | Scoop.it
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