5 Well Planned Cities from the 20th Century

Planning the spread of a city and the way it would respond to its inhabitants’ needs and ease is not a novel idea. Since ancient times mankind has striven to look for ways to enhance its lifestyle and comfort, ...

The 7 Principles of Architectural Criticism

Architectural criticism is a really tough task as there are many aspects which cannot be distinguished as right or wrong, for instance, aesthetics; what might be beautiful to someone may just seem artificial to...

Top Architecture Schools in UK (2017)

Top Architecture Schools in UK (2017) If you are planning to study architecture in the UK, and you are not sure which School you should be applying to, then this article can be quite helpful. Here we will revi...

Architects and Engineers Are At Higher Risk Of Suicide

Architects set themselves immensely high personal standards and then harshly evaluate their performance based on higher benchmarks. Often, they believe it’s their parents, bosses, or spouses who expect them to ...

10 Reasons NOT To Date An Architect

1. “ARCHITECTS MAKE A LOT OF MONEY.” This is not true. But people assume it is ! 2. THEY ARE COFFEE SNOBS. If it’s not organically grown, economically sustainable and socially consciously h...

11 Things You Should Never Say To An Architect

They are responsible for designing, building, doing maintenance of buildings, cities and structures of all kind. They are professionals with a strong technical and artistic formation. They are ARCHITECTS, they ...

30 Useful Websites for BIM Design Software Users

Today, everyone knows BIM! And we all could have noticed that BIM advantages have affected all AEC disciplines, and architecture might be the most beneficial one. We, at Arch2O, tried to build up a list of reso...

12 fun facts about Tadao Ando

  Tadao Ando is that one architect whom you can’t get enough of. Students idolize him, professors invariably discuss him, and he’s received the biggest of awards without an actual degree. So here’s a list of...