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The importance of emotional design

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Design is the fundamental soul of a human-made creation that ends up expressing itself in successive outer layers of the product or service. Steve Jobbs   Design is about beauty. About technique and… Continue reading

The different way to live

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Great buildings that move the spirit have always been rare. In every case they are unique, poetic, products of the heart. For the canadian architect Arthur Erickson architecture is a combination of art,… Continue reading

urban design: connection of culture, infrastructure, sustainability and design

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Most of our urban environments are not waterfronts and parks — they are our streets, our sidewalks, our utility corridors, parking lots. It’s everything outside the building. And yet there’s very little design… Continue reading

London 2012 – the first green Olympic Games?

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When the UK bid to host the 2012 Olympic Games they promised that; “We weren’t only going to put on the biggest sporting event in the world; we were going to hold the… Continue reading

Let’s talk about green architecture

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How can architecture actually be green? In his blog “10 reasons Architects can fix it”, Jody Brown states that Architects are some of the only professionals that are educated and trained to find,… Continue reading