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2021 is the year of more biophilic spaces, and this house is proof

Meet the Patina, where sky-high windows and sprawling gardens are the key to a comfortable living space

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Corregidor is setting its sights on sustainable tourism

Award-winning architecture firm Palafox Associates has released its tourism master plans for the transformation of Corregidor

If you loved Brutalist Pilipinas IG, there’s a new crowdsourcing project in search of Modernist buildings

The Cultural Center of the Philippines is perhaps the most recognizable piece of Brutalist architecture…

Paco Market is getting a modernist redesign but not everyone is a fan

After a renovation in 2011, which aimed to sanitize one of Pasig River’s then-polluters, the…

Make your own 3D model of the Metropolitan Theater while waiting for its reopening

The last we heard of Manila’s iconic Metropolitan Theater was pre-COVID-19 when Manila Mayor Isko…

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Architect Carlo Calma on the dynamism of architecture

Provocation is a two-way street in Carlo Calma’s approach to architecture. His style of blurring…

Salvaged materials helped save severely damaged Bohol churches

When a 7.2 magnitude earthquake hit Bohol and other parts of Visayas on Oct. 15,…

The spire may have collapsed, but these other Notre Dame artifacts were saved

Days before the International Day for Monuments and Sites (also known as World Heritage Day)…

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Philippine Pavilion from the Venice Biennale will soon be at the Met Museum

Every two years, the architecture faithful (also those who can afford to fly) flock to…

Pre-war Art Deco apartment demolished without due process

“[The architect] Fernando Ocampo must be rolling so vigorously in his grave a tunnel is…