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Architects. World Architecture News, Official Home Page, architecture news, architecture jobs. On Criticism:The Writings of Paul Goldberger. On Criticism: A Reading GroupBuilding Up and Tearing Down: Reflections on the Age of Architecture Monday, April 5, 2010 7:00 p.m.

On Criticism:The Writings of Paul Goldberger

The Architectural League 594 Broadway, Suite 607 New York City [add_to_calendar] This reading group is currently at capacity. If you would like to be added to the wait list, please email Nick Anderson at In the past year, the published collections of articles by three of the most significant architectural critics in the United States–Paul Goldberger, Ada Louise Huxtable, and Herbert Muschamp–have reinvigorated a debate about the purposes and forms of architectural criticism.

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Member Groups and Communities Home Page, Member Groups & Communities

You may recall that AIAKnowledgeNet was the title of the monthly newsletter distributed from the Knowledge Department to all AIA members from 2006 to 2009. We are excited to move to a more collaborative format – a dynamic, member-driven site. Read the AIArchitect article » Getting Started with AIA KnowledgeNet Log in with your AIA account Review the FAQ page Learn how to maximize your experience Watch the How-To videos. Architecture,World Architecture Community-Architects,World Architects,Building Database.

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Much as we hate to say it, we are led to conclude that women often get a raw deal in their education in architecture school, and in their careers in architectural practice. You should also take a look at Part 2 of this article, in which we come to a very, very reluctant conclusion. Don't send us a nasty email about how we discourage women from entering architecture. We have no intention of doing so. We aren't saying don't study architecture, as others have wilfully misinterpreted us. Architecture Critic, The New Yorker. We live in a time of information abundance, which far too many of us see as information overload.

Architecture Critic, The New Yorker

With the sum total of human knowledge, past and present, at our fingertips, we’re faced with a crisis of attention: which ideas should we engage with, and why? Big Think is an evolving roadmap to the best thinking on the planet — the ideas that can help you think flexibly and act decisively in a multivariate world. A word about Big Ideas and Themes — The architecture of Big Think Big ideas are lenses for envisioning the future. Every article and video on and on our learning platforms is based on an emerging “big idea” that is significant, widely relevant, and actionable. Themes are the seven broad umbrellas under which we organize the hundreds of big ideas that populate Big Think.

Debate Series 2010 - Building Futures. In 2010, Building Futures will continue to host its popular series of public debates around provocative contemporary and futures oriented issues.

Debate Series 2010 - Building Futures

In 2009, the series saw collaborations with Urban Lab at UCL and the BFI and we will be forming new partners to bring in new participants. Forums. Architecture Competitions, Events & News. Products and Materials. Traditional Product Galleries. Free AutoCAD Tutorials : Template Files in AutoCAD 2010. Whether you know it not, you have already used templates to begin a new drawing.

Free AutoCAD Tutorials : Template Files in AutoCAD 2010

AutoCAD uses a template every time it starts up. If you do not designate your own template, AutoCAD will use a default one. A template is a drawing file that includes some of the following settings: Unit type and precision (DDRMODES) Drawing limits (LIMITS) Snap, Grid, and Ortho settings (Status Bar) Layer organization (LA) Title blocks (Tutorial) Dimension and text styles (DDIM, ST) Linetypes (LT) Common blocks (Tutorial) In most cases, you do not want to set these things every time you begin a drawing. Most CAD businesses use a company-wide template that is updated from time to time. Creating a Template To create a template drawing, you first have to set up any parameters that you feel you would need (see the list above) in a regular drawing. You will see this dialog box: You have to change the ‘Files of type' setting from a DWG file to a DWT (template) file. Manuel d'Utilisation Autocad 2010. © 2009 Autodesk, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Downloads. Azimuth and Altitude Calculator. Animal Architecture. Animal Architecture, founded in 2009 by Jonathan LaRocca and Ned Dodington, is currently on the hunt for "exciting projects that engage the lives, minds and behaviors of our alternate, sometimes familiar companion species—insects, birds, mammals, fish and microorganisms—each one with unique ways of world-making.

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