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Architecture Nerd Alert

This is a combination of engineering and architecture nerdery, really. As I’ve previously confessed, I do like a nice bit of engineering though! Landscape architect David Vago has suggested that once the monorail is dismantled, the remaining skeleton could be … Continue reading

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Architecture Nerd Alert

Christchurch’s cathedral, destroyed in the terrible earthquakes of 2011, is to be replaced by a cardboard cathedral. How’s that for innovative? I love it! Japanese architect Shigeru Ban is heading the project. He’s best known for his work in swiftly … Continue reading

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Architecture Nerd Alert

This amazing building in Dresden, apparently plays music through the various paraphernalia on its face when it rains. I haven’t been able to find a recording of it and I have to admit I wonder if it does or if … Continue reading

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Architecture Nerd Alert

I live in Sydney and have been in and out of the Sydney Opera House my whole life. I’ve never tired of it and at least once a week I go to the city to walk around it, eat icecream, … Continue reading

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Architecture Nerd Alert

Surry Hills Library and Community Centre is just a gorgeous building! Enjoy! Tweet

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Architecture nerd alert

The Erasmusbrug (“Erasmus Bridge”) is a cable stayed bridge across the Nieuwe Maas (English: New Meuse) river, linking the northern and southern halves of the city of Rotterdam, Netherlands. The Erasmusbrug was designed by Ben van Berkel and completed in … Continue reading

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Architecture nerd alert

This is the Anzac Bridge in Sydney for those not local to me. In my private life, I like architecture. I like Grand Designs, I even like Dream Homes. Mostly I like architecture whether it’s modern, ancient, superb 18th century … Continue reading

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