Architecture



Foster + Partners’ new Apple Store in Macau inspired by paper lanterns

Carved out of a densely planted bamboo forest, the plaza forms an oasis of tranquility, an urban room that draws people into the site


Alex Medalla ditches CAD and BIM in designing an apartment annex

All architectural drawings were hand-drawn and used as contract documents.


Airport fit for a queen (city): The Mactan Cebu International Airport Terminal 2

The world’s first "resort airport" opens for Cebuanos (and the world) on July 1


2 PH projects shortlisted in World Architecture Festival 2018

BAAD's Sunken Shrine in Bacolor and blocher's Santa Elena Nature Condos in Laguna secure slots for WAF 2018


A hundred walls for worship in Cebu by CAZA

Cebu’s Chapel of San Pedro Calungsod embodies modern faith and spirituality


CAZA’s new CamSur Capitol inspired by Pili and Mt. Isarog

The iconic CamSur Capitol building is "nut" your usual government edifice


5 ‘green over gray’ sustainable architecture projects by Emilio Ambasz

In celebration of Emilio Ambasz' 75th birthday, here are 5 of his works that exemplify his trademark "green over gray" style.


Lacson Mansion Ruins, a neo-Romanesque memento mori

The Lacson Mansion Ruins is not just an architectural keepsake—it is a reminder to the living of a rich bygone era and a testament to the devastation of war.


Pookginhawa: The Filipino spirit at the 16th Venice Architecture Biennale

FREESPACE is translated into a distinctly Filipino message and spurs a community to action


The Romanesque Revivalist Jaro Cathedral and its ‘unfaithful’ additions

Jaro Cathedral has lost its heritage value with a mishmash of architectural styles


These 5 houses exemplify responses to our tropical climate

These practices strive to design for comfort in the face of oppressive heat, humidity, and rainfall of Southeast Asia


Miagao Church’s naked coralline limestone, a mistake for authenticity

Without protective plastering, the facade of the Miagao Church glows a golden sheen dawn after dawn belying signs of worsening decay under its skin

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