Chris Downey: My Life as a Blind Architect

Every so often, we come across a TED Talk that goes above and beyond to inspire us. In this talk Chris Downey, 46 makes us appreciate something we take for granted everyday. In 2008 Chris Downey, an Architect in California, … Continue reading

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Intriguing Take on Open Source Architecture via TED speaker Alastair Parvin

The TED showcases a look at a very interesting take on architecture– “Architecture for the people, by the people.” Designer Alastair Parvin discusses a simple but provocative idea: what if, instead of architects creating buildings for those who can afford … Continue reading

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Inspiring TED talk from Architect Xavier Vilalta

As Architects, we are constantly looking for inspiration, and one place we commonly go to is TED talks.  If you haven’t seen this talk, it’s definitely worth a look. Barcelona-based Architect Xavier Vilalta reviews two projects in emerging countries. Both … Continue reading

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