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Martin Hurtado Covarrubias & Sergio Quintana Felice | San Francisco Javier School 0

Martin Hurtado Covarrubias & Sergio Quintana Felice | San Francisco Javier School

The San Francisco Javier School is an institution related to the Compañía de Jesus, which founded this school around 1850, in the center of the emerging city of Puerto Montt. It was in fact the first church and parish, and part of its facilities are now a

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Grosfeld van der Velde Architecten | Primary school de Vuurvogel 0

Grosfeld van der Velde Architecten | Primary school de Vuurvogel

Grosfeld van der Velde architects recently completed ‘de Vuurvogel’, an educational complex consisting of a primary school with gymnasium, after-school club and day nursery; two different users under one roof. The complex was designed to be extremely compa

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Steven Holl Architects | Visual Arts building at University of Iowa 0

Steven Holl Architects | Visual Arts building at University of Iowa

The new Visual Arts facility for the University of Iowa’s School of Art and Art History provides 126,000 sf of loftlike space for the departments of ceramics, sculpture, metals, photography, print making and 3D multimedia. It will also include gradua

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Behnisch Architekten + Ayers Saint Gross | John and Frances Angelos Law Center 0

Behnisch Architekten + Ayers Saint Gross | John and Frances Angelos Law Center

The new home of the John and Frances Angelos Law Center unites classrooms, faculty offices, administrative space, and the law library under a single roof for the first time in the history of the school. The building, located at the prominent intersection o

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Taller De Musics 0

Taller De Musics

Dom Arquitectura designed this music school, in the Can Fabra Cultural Centre, a building which historically was a textile factory. The project posed a significant challenge: to do a music school on top of a library. That supposed a great acoustic difficul

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Ventura Interieur 2012

Dutch team Organisation in Design will showcase the work of young designers and design schools at Ventura Interieur as part of Biennale Interieur, taking place from 20 to 28 October 2012 in Kortrijk, Belgium. (more…)

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Dezeen Jobs: latest jobs update

Scroll on for all the latest from our recruitment site Dezeen Jobs, including positions with UNStudio (whose V on Shenton skyscraper is pictured above), Wiel Arets Architects and The School of Life, plus this is the last chance to apply for roles with MAD

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NYIT’s New M.Arch Director 0

NYIT’s New M.Arch Director

The School of Architecture and Design at New York Institute of Technology has appointed Jeffrey Raven as Associate Professor and Director of its M.Arch in Urban and Regional Planning program this fall. Raven brings extensive research, teaching, and practic

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This week on Dezeen 0

This week on Dezeen

This week the UK government’s new guidelines preventing any curved or glass walls on new schools in a bid to cut costs caused a furious reaction from our readers, who called the idea “idiotic”, a “very false economy” and R

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AD Architecture School Guide: Center for Architecture Science and Ecology (CASE) at Rennselaer Polytechnic Institute 0

AD Architecture School Guide: Center for Architecture Science and Ecology (CASE) at Rennselaer Polytechnic Institute

  What makes a good architecture school? Clearly there is no single factor that comprises a good, or even a great, architecture school. Different aspects are important to different people. Students often cite access to well-known faculty members—other

ArchDaily College Guide Architecture Education Center for Architecture Science and Ecology Rennselaer Polytechnic Institute

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Bulowsvej / CEBRA

Our friends from CEBRA… shared the latest on their newest education building.  After being awarded first prize for their proposal, CEBRA has created a school organized by three bands that respond to functional needs of the building.  These bands are

Educational Cebra

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This week on Dezeen

This week Dezeen has been reporting from the Venice Architecture Biennale, where biennale director David Chipperfield urged architects to shun stardom and focus on schools and housing, Wolf D. Prix launched a scathing attack on the whole event, and rumour

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Twilight Epiphany by James Turrell 0

Twilight Epiphany by James Turrell

Rice University have completed the Twilight Epiphany ‘Skyspace’ by artist James Turrell. . Project description: Standing adjacent to the Shepherd School of Music on the Rice University campus, the James Turrell Skyspace titled Twilight Epiphany

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Cristobal Palma Filmmaker

After his architecture studies at London’s Architectural Association School of Architecture (AA), Cristobal Palma… worked as an assistant in London for a couple years, a time where he honed his photography skills. After this experience he took a more

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The Grow Dat Youth Farm & SEEDocs: Mini-Documentaries on the Power of Public-Interest Design 0

The Grow Dat Youth Farm & SEEDocs: Mini-Documentaries on the Power of Public-Interest Design

If you read our infographic, then you know that Public-Interest Design is one of the few growing sectors of the architecture industry. From the prevalence of Design-Build curriculums in Architecture Schools to the rise of the 1% program and non-profits lik

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WTF WI-FI

That didn’t take long. We hear that the funds promised for the LA Unified School District’s innovative prefabricated prototype schools by the likes of Craig Hodgetts, Swift Lee and Gonzalez Goodale have been routed instead to updating LAUSD schools’

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Event> Eventually Everything: The 2012 D-Crit Conference May 2 0

Event> Eventually Everything: The 2012 D-Crit Conference May 2

Eventually Everything: The 2012 D-Crit Conference Wednesday, May 2, 12:30–7:00 p.m. Visual Arts Theatre 333 West 23rd Street No charge for admission; Registration required On May 2 the School of Visual Arts Design Criticism MFA program, a.k.a. D-Crit, pres

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AD Recommends: Best of the Week 0

AD Recommends: Best of the Week

Another week goes by, and we still haven’t finished our coverage of the latest Pritzer Prize: Wang Shu…. We had some fantastic photos of Shu’s projects taken by Clement Guillaume. Don’t wait to check the Moscow School of Management

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Techne: The Eco-School 0

Techne: The Eco-School

There are a lot of different approaches to making buildings more efficient with finite resources, and some of them have been highlighted in this series. Strategies like green roofs, passive heating and cooling, as well as more advanced technologies…

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Community-Oriented Architecture in Schools: How ‘Extroverted’ Design Can Impact Learning and Change the World 0

Community-Oriented Architecture in Schools: How ‘Extroverted’ Design Can Impact Learning and Change the World

You’ve considered every detail: re-thought the spatial configurations of the classrooms to account for over 40 students, ensured that the noise from outside doesn’t drown out the teacher, perhaps even adjusted the storage to kid-friendly heights. As

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x-WEEK Event

[ March 6, 2012 0:00 to March 9, 2012 0:00. ] Studio-X, which is GSAPP’s (Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation) global network of advanced research laboratories for exploring the future of cities as part of Columbia University, will b

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S Mahal by Moon Hoon

Korean architect Moon Hoon designed the S Mahal house in Yangpyeong-gun, South Korea. . Description from Moon Hoon: When I was a high school student, I had a friend of slight build who always used to carry the Book of Changes with him and was interested in

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AD Round Up: Interiors Part IX 0

AD Round Up: Interiors Part IX

Three years ago we published some great interior projects that you may have missed. So our 9th selection includes the Erika Mann Elementary School in Germany, a really futuristic Control Center in Moscow or this beautiful residence in Singapore…

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SHFT+ALT+DEL: February 10 0

SHFT+ALT+DEL: February 10

Andrew Bernheimer, of Bernheimer Architecture, is taking over as director of the MArch program at Parsons The New School for Design. Rachel Judlowe, formerly arts and design PR guru at Ruder Finn, is partnering up with architecture and design publicist Eli

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Techne: UCLA Software 0

Techne: UCLA Software

I am, admittedly, a big fan of UCLA. At least in the U.S., college loyalty begins and ends as an undergraduate and if you happen to receive your graduate degrees at the same school, well, the deal is sealed,…

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Techne: Thinking Microclimates 0

Techne: Thinking Microclimates

Working in a large space, at work or at school, makes one extremely sensitive to the idea of microclimates. Whether there is a skylight or window that uncomfortably irradiates the immediately surrounding area, or if there is a thermostat…

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Call for Papers: 5th issue of HORIZONTE 0

Call for Papers: 5th issue of HORIZONTE

HORIZONTE, a journal for architectural discourse just announced its latest Call for Papers for their 5th issue dealing with the topic “Fetish”. The journal is an interdisciplinary and collaborative effort of students from the School of Architec

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Hongodai Christ Church School & Nursery von Takeshi Hosaka Architects 0

Hongodai Christ Church School & Nursery von Takeshi Hosaka Architects

Absolute Transparenz zeigt die Hongodai Christ Church School & Nursery mit seiner Vollglas-Bauweise. Nur an den Ecken gibt es Stahlträger wie bei einer Box, die die gigantischen Fenster in ihrer Verankerung halten. Fast wie in einem Aquarium können die

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From Design Rulz

How To Make Your House More Functional 0

How To Make Your House More Functional

I always think of danish design if I want to make something more functional. Influenced by Bauhaus School many designers used the new industrial technologies, combined with ideas of simplicity and functionalism to realize buildings, furniture and household

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One year ago 0

One year ago

One year ago Dezeen readers looked ahead to the apocalypse, when an armoured cabin might come in handy, while Frank Gehry unveiled controversial designs for a business school with a crumpled-up facade. We featured a chair made from squashed-up fibre cemen

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Roller Coaster for a School in Beijing 0

Roller Coaster for a School in Beijing

It’s not necessary to fill a public space with statues and small fountains to catch students’ attention. This “roller coaster” was built for one of the best vocational schools in Beijing,  and aims to redefine the use of an existing

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Stylish Duplex Apartment in Copenhagen 0

Stylish Duplex Apartment in Copenhagen

Spotted on Danish site BoBedre, this apartment is located on the third and fourth floor of an old school in Copenhagen, Denmark. Do you love this black and white interior as much as I do? Photos by: Simon Brask Source: BoBedreContinue Reading about Stylish

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Video: Stirling in Stuttgart 0

Video: Stirling in Stuttgart

‘James Frazer Stirling: Notes from the Archive’ provides a rare glimpse into the works of James Stirling, renowned British architect, Pritzker Prize laureate (1981), and Yale School of Architecture professor, the Canadian Centre for Architectur

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One year ago… 0

One year ago…

This time last year Zaha Hadid Architects completed a south London school with a running track through the middle, which went on to win this year’s Stirling Prize. Konstantin Grcic was announced as the recipient of the 2010 Designer of the Year Awar

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Stiletto Chair by Magdalena Ekström 0

Stiletto Chair by Magdalena Ekström

Magdalena Ekström, a recent graduate from the Danish Design School in Copenhagen, has created the Stiletto Chair. . Description from the designer: The Stiletto Chair is my answer to the next generation of upholstered furniture. Today most upholstery is mad

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School of Nursing and Student Community Center at the University of Texas Health Science Center in Houston / Lake|Flato Architects and BNIM Architects 0

School of Nursing and Student Community Center at the University of Texas Health Science Center in Houston / Lake|Flato Architects and BNIM Architects

Architect: BNIM Architects, Lake|Flato Architects Location: Houston, Texas, United States Project Team: Steve McDowell, FAIA; Kimberly Hickson, AIA; Chris Koon, AIA; David Immenschuh; David Lake, FAIA; Greg Papay, AIA; Kenny Brown Consultants:  BNIM A

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Tools at Schools 0

Tools at Schools

Tools at Schools is a partnership between Bernhardt Design, creative consultancy Aruliden, and The School at Columbia University. The project was created to introduce design into the school’s eighth grade curriculum. Forty-four students were asked to

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Creative Britain in Reverse? by Seymourpowell 0

Creative Britain in Reverse? by Seymourpowell

Dezeen Wire: as the UK government reviews design technology’s status as a compulsory school subject, industrial designers Seymourpowell have released a movie featuring Paul Smith, James Dyson and others talking about the importance of design educati

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Children’s furniture 0

Children’s furniture

Designed by Benjamin Cherner in  2007, the 40”x 40”molded plywood children’s table has an integrated storage box and lid. The top is exposed edge 1” thick cross-ply plywood, with exposed edge laminated wood legs. Durable and beautiful for home or school. A

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IPad Scribbly Marker Pen 0

IPad Scribbly Marker Pen

Scribbly is the ultimate stylus for your iPad or iPhone.  Replicating the look and feel of an old school marker pen it’s ideal for wire framing, sketching and note taking! Free your creative side with the scribbly stylus! Coming soon for only £10.

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IPad Scribbly Marker Pen 0

IPad Scribbly Marker Pen

Scribbly is the ultimate stylus for your iPad or iPhone.  Replicating the look and feel of an old school marker pen it’s ideal for wireframing, sketching and notetaking! Free your creative side with the scribbly stylus! Coming soon for only £10.

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AD Recommends: Best of the Week 0

AD Recommends: Best of the Week

Great projects from Europe, Canada, and Colombia you may have missed from last week. Check our selection of the best after the break. Barceloneta Market / MiAS Arquitectes When I was a student at the Barcelona School of Architecture…

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Video: A Plea for Modernism 0

Scheduled for demolition in Summer 2011, the Phillis Wheatley Elementary School is a treasured piece of regional modernism in New Orleans. Designed by Charles Colbert, the school has served the historic African-American neighborhood of Tremé since it open

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