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The 7 Things That Will Make You Fail As An Architect !

I have a vivid memory of every time I went into the college library- a burning desire to reach into the glossy pages of architecture books and capture the essence of every extraordinary building ever created, t...
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The story of 5 Archists

The story of 5 ‘ Archists ’ Let me define an ‘Archist’ to begin with. As most of you might find it evident, archist is a port-manteau of the words ‘architect’ and ‘artist’. Of the many other hats that architec...
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MFAH campus redevelopment | Steven Holl Architects

MFAH campus redevelopment Steven Holl Architects revealed the design for a dramatic redevelopment of the 14 acre campus of the Museum of Fine Arts in Houston. The development includes a unifying master plan, a...
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Museum of Fine Arts| Steven Holl Architects

The new design for the Museum of Fine Arts by Steven Holl Architects has been released recently and along with the 164,000 square foot museum, a new 80,000 square foot Glassell School of Art building is also to...
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Culture and Art Center of Qingdao City | Steven Holl

Steven Holl’s takes home the commission for the culture and art center of Qingdao City. Connected to the Jiaozhou Bay Bridge, the design extends this already long span by having it connected to a light loop, a ...
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Inversion | Steven Holl

I must admit, at the first I was skeptical; perhaps at some part of me, I still am. But when you see these massive, 21 million year old megaliths illuminated from within and arrayed around a shallow reflecting ...
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Linked Hybrid | Steven Holl Architects

Adjacent to the site of the old city wall of Beijing sits the 220,000 square meter Linked Hybrid complex by Steven Holl Architects. This complex was finished being built in 2009 and contains within it 750 apart...
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FIVE MINUTE MANIFESTO | Steven Holl -AIA Gold Medal

FIVE MINUTE MANIFESTO   Steven Holl, Washington, D.C. - 8:30 am  AIA Gold Medal - May 18, 2012   I am deeply honored and humbled that the AIA chose our work for the Gold Medal Award. I share this honor wi...
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Sun Slice House | Steven Holl Architects

What does a slice of light look like? Steven Holl Architects attempt to answer this question with their design for the accordingly named Sun Slice House. The focus of the house is the creation of moments throug...