Archive for August, 2011
Below are two photos of the new Run Run Shaw Creative Media Centre at the City University of Hong Kong. I love its jagged crystal shaped. I’m not sure which building information modeling (BIM) systems would have been used to design & document it. Anybody know?
A huge part of running any company is marketing and it’s a topic I study constantly; how companies are positioning themselves and how they communicate their products. I recently read an article that talked a lot about marketing fads vs trends. By focussing on trends you can build much stronger businesses, but they are harder… Read more
Today we are releasing a new addition to our BIMstop (BIM content network) range of tools, our first Vectorworks plugin. With the BIMstop Vectorworks add-on you can easily and effortlessly: search for Vectorworks models families upload and share your models quickly access your project’s online group view and update your profile and activity stream This… Read more
Rock star Japanese architect Shigeru Ban, has recently revealed a proposed new cardboard cathedral for Christchurch. The actual Christchurch Cathedral suffered quite badly in the recent earthquakes. This proposed cardboard cathedral has had mixed reviews from locals, what are your thoughts?
Below is what is set to be the world’s next tallest building – the Kingdom Tower. The tower is designed by Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architecture and when/if built is set to be the world’s tallest building about 1000+m in total. It will be located in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, near the Red Sea. This… Read more