NTU Learning Hub (CREDIT: Fabian Ong)

“Is this a building?” the taxi driver asked

Feature Image: Fabian Ong NTU Learning Hub  By Ng Nay Ling “Is this a building?” was the taxi driver’s question when I pointed to the then under-construction Learning Hub and told him to drop me off at the ‘building’. Admittedly, his confusion might be partly due to the fact that it was still work-in-progress and halfway through …

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From Nature to Architecture

From Nature to Architecture By Pathik Gandhi How does space form in nature? Does space have some pattern or order? Can we observe space as habitat? Can we be inspired by such formation of space to build elegant architecture? There are many examples in the world that have been inspired by answering such questions. In …

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Outliers: An Architect’s Interpretation

Image: Baby Steps by Moments & Milestones Photography Outliers: An Architect’s Interpretation By Nabeela Shaikh In his popular book Outliers: The Story of Success, Malcolm Gladwell challenges the conventional notion of what contributes to an individual’s success. While not discounting the value of innate talent, he puts forth the theory that factors like your ethnicity, …

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See Things Differently

See Things Differently Text and Photography by Paul John Sampana (Click on any photo to view the slideshow.) Every day you walk through the streets and see random things along the way. They may be buildings, landscape, scenery and even human faces and their unique expressions. All these things could seem ordinary and usual, but once you look at …

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The Wandering Lens

The Wandering Lens Text and Photography by Justin Hor What if a camera had an architecture soul? What if it could walk? What would it have seen? If indeed it had that soul, it would probably want to control perspectives for the love of straight angles. If indeed it could walk, it would probably yearn …

Previously codenamed AR3, this Supertree housed a flue for the Biomass Co-Gen system exhaust.  Only the edge of this tree was specially perforated to allow for better ventilation and air flow around this chimney to comply to standards imposed by the various agencies.

Supertrees Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious[1]

Feature Image: Previously codenamed AR3, this Supertree housed a flue for the Biomass Co-Gen system exhaust. Only the edge of this tree was specially perforated to allow for better ventilation and air flow around this chimney to comply to standards imposed by the various agencies. Supertrees Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious By Lee Teng Kwee “Atoning for Educability through Delicate …