BUDJI+ROYAL designs a compact post-pandemic house

The architecture and design firm utilizes age-old wisdom from the traditional bahay kubo in designing a modern home for the new normal

Budji Layug Walks Us Through His Design Journey

Budji Layug narrates his design journey as something more than just a story and places styles together as one transitional take on aesthetic.

Budji Layug is Launching a Book! Here’s How it Happened

Illustrious designer and multi-hyphenate Budji Layug collects remarkable design memories and lays them bare in his first book

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

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