BCDA Pres tackles USD 5 billion New Clark City, white elephants

The New Clark City is dubbed as “the vision of a modern Philippines,” and is being groomed to be the standard of how urban communities should be—green, sustainable, and optimal for human dwellings with

33 days before turnover: Aquatic Center 90% complete

July 29, 2019, two months after our first visit to the New Clark City Sports Complex, the site couldn’t be any more different. The rainy season was in full force at the 2019 Southeast

LOOK: New Clark City’s Athletic Stadium 5 months before its turn over

“It takes guts to do this,” says Royal Pineda, principal architect of Budji+Royal Architecture+Design, the firm designing New Clark City’s sports complex in Capas, Tarlac. This is the firm’s first time to design a

Philippine Pavilion World Expo 2020 Dubai

It’s wavy. It’s permeable. It’s landscaped with indigenous plants—no, not Philippine plants, but flora native to Dubai. It’s called Bangkóta, an ancient Tagalog word for “coral reef.” Finally, the much-awaited renders and details! We

BUDJI+ROYAL orchestrates a natural symphony inside a home

“We wanted to see the sky all the time,” the young mother told us. This is how she and her husband envisioned the experience of their home when they bought a 406-square-meter lot on

BUDJI+ROYAL enlaces tropical design with elegance

Construction had already started. As every week passed and the mounting structural frame began demarcating the spaces of the house, the deeper the sinking feeling the couple has about the design. They didn’t know how