Why do we love craftsmanship?

Craftsman Architecture salvage store in the Australian city of Newcastle has gone into voluntary liquidation.The store’s owner, Andrew Southey, had already lost all of his funds when he bought the property in January 2015.Mr Southolts father, Ian, was a member of the company, which built the store in 1968.He is now deceased and the store […]

How to Make Your Architectural Degree More Than Just A Job

An architect’s degree is a job, a job is a degree, but a degree is more than that.It is the foundation for a lifetime of achievement, a path to a career that makes you feel powerful and powerful people.A degree in architecture can help you find and keep a job in your field, but it […]

Why Buildings are Better than Architects: Building Better Is Harder

The title is just too simple.And I know it sounds like a joke, but building is hard.In fact, it’s a lot of work.The hardest part of building a home, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, is finding the right materials.That’s because there’s no shortage of materials in homes.So if you’re building something new and […]

Architecture billings indexed: New Zealand’s urban plan is an architectural draft

New Zealand is among the countries with a high number of architectural bills indexed, a study shows.Key points:In New Zealand, almost a third of all architectural drafts are indexed and almost half of all new houses are designed by an architectThe study shows that almost a quarter of all architects work in the capital, WellingtonThe […]