How Biomimicry Enhances Creativity in Architecture

The term ‘biomimicry’ originates from the Greek words bios, meaning life and mimesis, meaning imitate. It refers to imitating natural strategies (not forms) to devise new sustainable solutions. Although buildin...

16 Simple Excel Formulas Every Architect Needs to Know

Back when you were a student at architecture school, Microsoft Excel was probably not on the top of your most used and mastered computer software. However, now as a graduate, practicing real-life architecture, ...

10 Tips for Designing Successful Public Spaces

"Streets and their sidewalks, and main public spaces of a city are its most vital organs", said Jane Jacobs in her book The Death and Life of Great American Cities. Public spaces are complex, organic things and...