Mon, 31 Dec 2018 01:00
Goodbye Stalin: Moscow metro sheds Soviet look in bold new stations
Moscow - Moscow's metro system is famed for its Stalin-era stations with glittering chandeliers and mosaics, but architects are taking a radical new approach as the network undergoes a massive expansion.
Wed, 01 Aug 2018 16:43
HP launches new range
HP Thailand has revealed entry workstations for product designers, architects, creative professionals, educators and financial and office workers.
Sat, 02 Jun 2018 03:30
Ministry to review nod for skilled foreigners
Professional bodies say enough Thais to meet local demand; Adul says govt is bound by 2001 Asean agreement.
Thu, 17 May 2018 17:13
UK review after tower block fire sparks controversy
Britain should not ban the cladding blamed for fuelling last year's Grenfell Tower fire, despite pressure from architects and the families of the 71 victims, a government review said Thursday.
Mon, 30 Apr 2018 01:00
Rights architects among the nominees for UK’s Turner Prize
Thu, 12 Apr 2018 17:54
Gyproc and Weber host booth at architecture event
Thai Gypsum Products PCL, the first gypsum manufacturer in Thailand and innovator of the brand “Gyproc”, and Saint-Gobain Weber Co Ltd (under the Gecko trademark), leader in tile adhesive and grout, waterproofing and cement, invite architects, developers, design students, engineers and homeowners to Architect ’18 from May 1 to 6.
Wed, 10 Jan 2018 01:00
Put the people first, architect says
WHEN designing a building intended to serve the needs of a community, architects must be mindful of the ways that their work can boost the quality of life for residents, Boonserm Premthada, a lecturer at the department of interior architecture under the architecture faculty at Chulalongkorn University, said in an interview with The Nation recently.
Wed, 03 Jan 2018 16:22
You name it, and it’s art
Hong Kong gallery Over the Influence will be showing the work of Ron Arad, one of the most influential conceptual designers, architects and artists of our time, in the exhibition “Flat Mates” from January 11 to February 28.
Tue, 12 Dec 2017 01:00
Great trees for charity
One of the most popular programmes of the festive season, the Christmas Tree Charity Project, is back for its 10th year at Anantara Siam Bangkok Hotel and as ever showcases the creativity of a number of Thailand’s leading interior and fashion designers, architects, celebrities and lifestyle artists in decorating Christmas trees commissioned by select luxury partners.
Wed, 21 Jun 2017 19:22
Thai professional groups insist on certification of Chinese workers LikeShow more reactions
Two leading professional councils have said Chinese engineers and architects involved in the Sino-Thai high-speed train project will have to be tested and certified by Thai councils.
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 17:05
Architect Expo expects to bring 400,000 visitors
More than 400,000 visitors are expected to attend the Architect Expo 2017 from May 2-7.
The Association of Siamese Architects under Royal Patronage (ASA), in cooperation with TTF International, said it would be holding “Architect Expo 2017” this year under the theme “Baan Baan: Reconsidering Dwelling”.
Thu, 02 Mar 2017 10:30
Three Spanish architects win the Pritzker Prize
Three relatively unknown Spanish architects -- Rafael Aranda, Carme Pigem and Ramon Vilalta -- on Wednesday won the prestigious Pritzker Prize for modern works that are deeply rooted in their local surroundings.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 01:00
‘Green’ concept in vogue for luxury condos
AMID INTENSE competition in the luxury segment of the residential market in Bangkok’s central business districts (CBDs), creative architectural and interior design and use of the “green” concept by global architects and interior designers are increasingly the trend when it comes to designing the capital’s top-end condominiums.
Tue, 06 Sep 2016 01:00
LANDSCAPE FIRM WINS AWARD
Landscape Architects of Bangkok recently became the first Thai company to win an ASLA Professional Award in the General Design Category from the American Society of Landscape Architects.
Mon, 05 Sep 2016 01:00
Local architects guilty of many scenic atrocities
I am no great admirer of the new MahaNakhon building. Even so, when I saw that the architect was being attacked for breaching Thai labour laws, I felt a crucial point was being overlooked. Now that Thailand’s tallest building has opened, surely the key q