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Architects Clerkenwell

Posted by on June 6, 2021 – 11:47 pm

Architects Clerkenwell

Smithfields Market: its western extensions may be demolished to make way for more unthinking, computer-generated design. Photo: David Sillitoe Vladimir Ilych Ulyanov edited and printed issues 22 to 38 of Iskra (The Spark) from a tiny office at 37a Clerkenwell Green, London EC1, a building that looks, from a distance, like a Georgian doll s house. Since 1933, this has been the Marx Memorial Library, the radical heart of old Clerkenwell, a once fiercely working-class and now modish middle-class quarter of central London, peppered with creative folk…

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Todd Architects Belfast

Posted by on May 21, 2021 – 11:33 pm

Todd Architects Belfast

Our company was established in Belfast by Barrie Todd in the challenging climate of the late 1970’s, and we have now grown to become the largest locally owned architectural practice in Northern Ireland. Whilst we carry out work across the British Isles and overseas, our Belfast office still sits at the heart of our organisation. Our studios are located within workspace the practice refurbished in Titanic House, the listed former Harland & Wolff headquarters in Titanic Quarter – where the practice has been heavily engaged over the past ten…

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London England buildings

Posted by on September 27, 2020 – 04:58 pm

London England buildings

The City of London is in an area that has no indigenous building stone; its underlying layers of sand, gravel and clay are poorly consolidated materials that are not suitable for use as building stones. Despite this, stone has been used as a major construction material in London since Roman times. The building stones of London takes you on a journey from AD 200 to the present explaining what materials were used in some of London s great buildings: Londinium Remnants of the Roman defensive walls near the Tower of London. Remnants of the Roman defensive…

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Belfast Architecture

Posted by on September 15, 2020 – 04:49 pm

Belfast Architecture

This first degree on Architecture (RIBA Part 1) leads to the postgraduate Part 2 and 3 programmes, which can be taken at our institution or elsewhere. Many of our graduates return to our postgraduate Part 2 programme. Our graduates can be found involved with a surprisingly wide range of activities. Many continue to work in private architectural practices ranging in size from two or three people to a staff of over 100, providing a general practice service to private and institutional clients, designing individual houses, social housing, commercial…

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Assembly Rooms, Belfast

Posted by on March 3, 2020 – 02:15 pm

Assembly Rooms, Belfast

Of the many commercial buildings that reflect life in 18th century Belfast the one that stands out the most is the Exchange and Assembly Rooms, until recently the Northern Bank. It stands on the corner of North St and Waring St. 1769 - The Earl of Donegall, an absentee landlord, celebrating the birth of his son George Augustus, paid £4, for the building of a single storey building called The Exchange1776 -The Earl added a second storey, designed by the distinguished London architect Sir Robert Taylor, known as the Assembly Rooms . This new addition…

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Architects Journal online

Posted by on February 16, 2020 – 01:52 pm

Architects Journal online

The AR is overseen by editor Christine Murray, and covers architecture and design around the world. Previous editors of the magazine include renowned historian Nikolaus Pevsner. Murray told Dezeen that, although the company plans to focus on digital, she believes the print editions of the magazines could continue to run with support from the architectural industry. The company s strategy is to be less reliant on print in general, particularly in markets that will no longer support that medium,she said. In architecture, print will likely remain…

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Architects in Belfast

Posted by on May 27, 2018 – 03:43 pm

Architects in Belfast

Profile McGonigle McGrath is an RIBA Chartered architectural practice based in Belfast, Northern Ireland, formed by Kieran McGonigle and Aidan McGrath, both previously the architect directors and owners of the award winning studio, Twenty Two Over Seven. Twenty Two Over Seven operated between 1990 and 2012, gaining a reputation for producing thoughtful, well crafted architecture, and achieving significant project based success, winning 6 RIBA Awards, amongst many other awards and prizes. During this period, they designed a celebrated and wide ranging…

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History of Victorian Architecture

Posted by on April 1, 2018 – 11:37 am

History of Victorian Architecture

Significant Dates 1837 : Queen Victoria I begins reign in United Kingdom. 1848: Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo. European and American immigrants populate the newly opened territories, spreading American architectural forms into Texas, California, and the Midwest. 1865: Transcontinental Railroad finished, speeding America s industrialization and westward expansion. 1867: Exhibition in Paris marks the spread of the 2nd Empire style into America. 1868 : Charles Eastlake publishes Hints on House Hold Taste the codex on Victorian Design. 1869: Completion…

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Cambridge University Architecture

Posted by on February 20, 2018 – 09:33 am

Cambridge University Architecture

Candidates accepted for this course will have a 1st class or a high 2i honours degree and, a Masters degree with 70% overall (or equivalent) in Architecture or a related discipline. The University requires all applicants to demonstrate competence in the English language at a very high level before they begin their proposed course of study - adherence to this requirement is strict. You must be able to demonstrate that you are able to communicate in English at a level and in an idiom suitable to the subject

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Belfast Architects

Posted by on December 18, 2017 – 07:16 am

Belfast Architects

© Christopher Heaney +77 Titanic Belfast will open its doors to the world on 31st March, 2012. The world’s largest ever Titanic-themed visitor attraction and Northern Ireland’s largest tourism project, Titanic Belfast is the result of a successful collaboration between the Concept Design Architects CivicArts/Eric R Kuhne & Associates and the Lead Consultant/Architect Todd Architects. © Gareth O Cathain Located in Belfast, Northern Ireland, on the site where the famous ship was designed and built, Titanic Belfast’s six-floors feature nine…

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