5 firms shortlisted to design the new Senate building

A total of 40 firms, 16 local and 24 foreign, expressed their interest to design the 'Bagong Senado.' From that pool, five were chosen.

Must we pursue Iconism?

If we were to believe Jencks, Generic Individualism is today’s International Style. Is that what we want to do? Produce trophy buildings and icon wannabes?

Charles Jencks critiques big architecture

The architecture historian classifies iconic projects into Monothematitis, Generic Individualism, and Poetry