“Historic Preservation” Best Match
London Architecture: Dynamic, Historic, Diverse
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...by GNU Free Documentation Licence version 1.2, from Wikimedia Commons The Cathedral survived direct hits during the blitz and has born witness to many historical changes in the last few...
Reusing Industrial Buildings in an Urban Core
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...an urban space, finding a use for these buildings became imperative. The city’s solution was to maintain the exteriors and historic signage, and thus the traditional industrial character of the...
Old Power Plants, New Energy
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...is a remarkable piece of architecture, gaining designation as a National Historic Site of Canada in 1983. But despite it’s beautiful classical facade and historical significance, the plant has sat...
IBI Group Recognized for Architecture and Urban Design
https: / / www.ibigroup.com / 2017 / 01 / 13 / ibi-group-recognized-for-industry-leading-architecture-and-urban-design
...situ, and the Trapp Block frontage (a former commercial building) was restored off-site and reconstructed. “The project preserves two historic façades in the city’s historic downtown,” said IBI Project Manager...Tags: architecture, high-rise, L'Avenue, Minto Yorkville, Montreal, One Pacific, Toronto, Trapp+Holbrook, UDI, Vancouver
The Yale Hotel Rehabilitation Design Wins Heritage Award
https: / / www.ibigroup.com / 2015 / 05 / 07 / the-yale-hotel-rehabilitation-design-wins-city-of-vancouver-heritage-award-of-honour
...blues in Western Canada. The project involved the rehabilitation of the historic Yale (originally Colonial) Hotel as part of a rezoning for the adjacent Rolston tower development. The Yale Hotel...
Maintaining Neon Glory
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...down? Does the city have a duty to protect the signs themselves as historic, adding them as a heritage landmark and ensuring they are preserved regardless of who moves into...
Six Feet Under the City
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...of Architecture, Planning, and Preservation. Their work explores both ‘intimate and infrastructural urban concerns’ associated with death. Topics of research include alternative forms of human body composition, grievance practices in...
Upcoming Urban Reads
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...rapidly rising sea levels, and higher and higher tides pushing more water directly into the places we live, from our most vibrant, historic cities to our last remaining traditional coastal...
New York City Architecture: As Diverse as the City Itself
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New York City architecture is as varied and diverse as the people who live there. With a wide range of architectural styles spanning distinct historic and cultural periods, New York...
Augmented Reality and the Impact on Place
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...Theatre-Historic NYC-Augmented Reality Photo from Membit on Vimeo. Embracing Memory Lane Another way that AR can help people learn about their environment is through enhancing shared experiences. Membit, a geospatial...