reflections

Condo Mania: What Has Design Got to Do with It?

Reflections at Keppel Bay (Photo: Roger Chan) Condo Mania: What Has Design Got To Do With It?  by Pauline Ang was first published in Singapore Architect, Issue #268, June 2012. From “condo-like” public housing to luxury condominiums to shoebox apartments, Singaporeans seem to have a love affair with condos and condo lookalikes of all shapes and …

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Every Architect’s Dream

A fellow architect I once worked with burst out in frustration after a particularly trying session with a particularly trying client, for whom we were designing a vacation home,  “All I really want to do is to design my own house! Isn’t that every architect’s dream?” Indeed. Which architect hasn’t dreamed about designing his own house? Well, at least one of us at CPG has been …