“Materials” Best Match
Material Match: Wood & Concrete
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...In the development of contemporary cities, few materials have had an impact comparable to wood and concrete. Centuries ago, wood was seen as a nearly inexhaustible resource, and it...
A Difference-Maker for PBL: Furniture
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...discussion, small group work, individual study and reflection, teacher directed instruction. These spaces are also intended to be equipped with a wide breadth of materials for the students to use...
The Maker Movement
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...of Making are currently conducting several research projects which could lead to exciting new innovations, such as a project that follows both new and familiar materials being developed for healthcare...
A Greener Earth Day (+ Everyday)
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...impacts on the planet. However, progress in technology has also led to groundbreaking design tools, sustainable building materials and new city planning regulations, which can stop or mitigate these negative...
London Architecture: Dynamic, Historic, Diverse
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...exists, having burnt down in 1936, it opened the minds of architects and designers to the possibilities of the new materials and construction methods. Beyond manufacturing revolutions and royals, the...
Her Majesty The Queen Opens Innovative CUBRIC Building
https: / / www.ibigroup.com / 2016 / 06 / 08 / hrh-the-queen-opens-innovative-cubric-building
...environment that is welcoming, bright and uplifting and that functionally, fully supports those who use it.” The building’s welcoming interior focuses on rich materials such as wood, bold colours and...Tags: architecture, Cardiff, education, university
Building Living Shorelines
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...per linear foot. All depends on the project’s specific needs and materials, however. While hard design structures often have a limited life, soft engineering produces living shorelines that can repair...
L’Avenue wins INOVA Award
https: / / www.ibigroup.com / 2016 / 10 / 28 / lavenue-wins-inova-award-from-urban-design-institute-of-quebec
...combines retail, office and residential in a single development in an exciting, accessible urban environment, making it a highly desirable address to live and play in. The choice of materials,...Tags: L'Avenue, Montreal, Quebec, Urban Development Institute
All Eyes on Optegra Flagship Hospital
https: / / www.ibigroup.com / 2016 / 06 / 28 / all-eyes-on-optegra-flagship-hospital
...Our design uses high quality materials, the extensive use of glass to manipulate natural light, and a warm tonal palette to create a calm, reassuring space in an welcoming and...Tags: healthcare, IBI Group, London, Opegra Health Eye Care, optegra, UK
Art as a Curative Tool
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...example of how art can be integrated within healthcare environments with the use of a comprehensive engagement process. The use of materials suggests a sense of tactility and time, whilst...