July 28, 2021

How to Decorate a Large Wall

That huge wall you have in your room might have you feeling intimidated and not knowing how to decorate it so it doesn’t look empty. However, […]
June 1, 2021

The Language of Lighting: How to Read Light and Shadow in Architecture

Imagine if light would not only provide optimum visibility for tasks but convey meanings as well. Standards with recommended lux levels for various visual tasks have […]
April 29, 2021
Fire-like lighting system

UMA installs a spectacular fire-like lighting system in a swedish forest

In the heart of a swedish forest, UMA designed an outhouse of a summer house with a unique lighting system that mimics a fire. the clients wanted a simple, no-frills […]
April 2, 2021

Triptych paintings and their worldwide influence

A discussion and explanation of triptych art, and some of their world wide influence in history Triptych painting has been a particular love of mine for […]
April 2, 2021

What is Architecture? Thoughts from Yona Friedman, Bogdan & Van Broeck, MAD Architects, and AWP Architecture

Simple in form but complex in substance, “What is Architecture?” remains an existential question for a lot of architecture students and young professionals. In an attempt […]
March 4, 2021

Tea Room / Natura Futura Arquitectura

“Tea Room reflects on a minimal architecture that can integrate, understand and be part of its environment; maintaining a balance between the new and the existing, […]
March 4, 2021

6 Schools That Defined Their Own Architectural Styles

Architectural education has always been fundamentally influenced by whichever styles are popular at a given time, but that relationship flows in the opposite direction as well. […]
March 1, 2021

Jeremiah Brent Brings Worldly Flair to This Manhattan Apartment

The designer melds old and new to refresh a family home on the Upper East Side “Though it hadn’t been touched much for two generations, it […]
February 22, 2021

8 Examples of Wind Powered Architecture

Wind energy is a type of renewable energy obtained from the wind, or in other words from the movement of air masses transferring from areas of high […]