Items filtered by date: July 2019
Going green at your office can seem difficult: being environmental-friendly conjures up images of taking steps such as switching to renewable energy and figuring out how to clean the oceans.
How does one measure great leadership? How much of a company's performance is dependent on its leaders' personalities? It is understood that to lead is to inspire people to work together to achieve a common goal.
Universal Design is "a process that enables and empowers a diverse population by improving human performance, health and wellness, and social participation" (Steinfeld and Maisel, 2012).
Word closure is a paradox. The idea of ending is all aggregable, but a rather juvenile belief in this boundless world. Conflicts occur where there are relationships. And the client-architect association will always cherish it.
Contrary to popular assumption that Brutalism is derived from the word 'brutal', it more likely comes from the French term béton brut, which means 'raw concrete'.
The achievements of man are meaningless. In the end, nothing remains. One must return to the womb of nature. Could the exponents of built design imagine a space which includes nature without trimming her natural design?
The possibility of technology serving humankind to rekindle the lost shine of our older buildings is a budding promise. 3D laser scanning is offering a remote means of logging friable historical structures in the form of 3D modules.