Architecture



Beauty and the Beholder: Edwin Uy designs to the extreme

This unconventional house faces southeast, and is built diagonally across four lots owned by the client and his brother.


Fabian Tan’s Jose House translates nature and light

A supposedly simple renovation of an average single-storey terrace house in Petaling Jaya was transformed into a home dressed with quiet intricacy.


These are 7 historic commercial landmarks you should know about

Find out the architects who designed these historic centers of commerce in the Philippines.


BUDJI+ROYAL enlaces tropical design with elegance

Jerry and Celia Jiao didn't want to live hemmed in a box, so they called BUDJI+ROYAL Architecture+Design to take them out of it.


BAAD Studio designs a dwelling that thrives in its environment

To preserve and enhance the accustomed lifestyle of the owners, BAAD Studio fell back on the principles of tropical design, and sought to retain the site's natural gifts.


Refurbishing the 1980s Nightingale House

Anthony Nazareno balances the positives and negatives of an 80s house, and transforms it into a minimalist beauty.


Here are the honorees of the second Haligi ng Dangal Awards

NCCA has announced four outstanding works of Filipino architecture and design for Haligi ng Dangal Awards 2018.


WATCH: Arts Serrano on the construction of meanings

Watch the pilot episode of Notes on a Building, where we walk with Arts Serrano as he outlines the historic 90-year-old First United Building along Escolta Street in Manila.


A bahay kubo-inspired house furnished with abstracts

For Oscar Peñasales, the house that got him broke turned out later to be his break.


Playing Favorites: 5 architects and their favorite materials

Find out how these five architects have designed and incorporated their favorite materials into these unsurpassed structures.


Notes on a Building: on remembrance, cultural preservation, and identity

Heritage conservation holds symbolic meaning to both people and society.


BAAD to Basics: building the comfortable Opposite House

Benjee Mendoza and An Bermejo of BAAD Studio adhere to the fundamentals of tropical design and passive cooling.

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