Brise Soleil: What You Should Know?

Have you ever wondered what are these louver-filled things on some buildings’ windows or facades? Do these things even serve a purpose? Or are they only for decorative purposes only? These things are called Brise Soleil. Sounds fancy? Well yeah, but you’ll be amazed by the things that it could do for you and your… Continue reading Brise Soleil: What You Should Know?

Contemporary Vernacular Architecture

Contemporary vernacular architecture is probably a new thing to most people. So, is this can be a thing? Does it even make sense? That is why in this post, I will present our very own interpretation of what is this contemporary vernacular design that we believe could be the design for future homes. But first,… Continue reading Contemporary Vernacular Architecture

Mashrabiya in Contemporary Architecture

Mashrabiya is one of the most distinguishing features in Islamic architecture. Not only it makes the interior spaces cool, but also adds texture to the building’s exterior. Today, mashrabiyas play important roles in contemporary Islamic Architecture. It also found a way to international contemporary architecture. Because of its defining and practical feature as a design… Continue reading Mashrabiya in Contemporary Architecture

Tropical Pine Forest House Design

Pine Forest House

The house wants to have the best of both worlds; It must satisfy the needs of its dwellers by being cozy and comfortable, not to mention beautiful. At the same time, it must be nature-sensitive. This tropical pine forest house design is we believe a model that demonstrates that holistic relation between humans and the… Continue reading Tropical Pine Forest House Design

The Principles of Architecture

Through architecture, we can experience beauty. Buildings seemingly mimicking nature’s arrangement of objects and forms will affect us emotionally. In some cases, changes or defines our behavior, we may not explain it, but it makes us feel good. The principles of architecture explain why we feel this way. I had tea one time. Just sitting… Continue reading The Principles of Architecture