architecture architecture  /ˈɑr kə ˌtɛk tʃər/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) an architectural product or work
  2. (n) the discipline dealing with the principles of design and construction and ornamentation of fine buildings
  3. (n) the profession of designing buildings and environments with consideration for their esthetic effect
  4. (n) (computer science) the structure and organization of a computer's hardware or system software

Usage(s):

  1. Some green architecture is literally green.
  2. Reflections on art and architecture by PTI critic Richard Lacayo.
  3. Here's the best evidence I know of that the past 10 years have witnessed a revolution in architecture.

News

  1. Architecture firm's office closure a concern for Saugus

    SAUGUS — Architecture firm Fletcher Thompson, which is overseeing the Belmonte Middle School repair project in Saugus, is closing its Boston office, according to School Committee Chairman Wendy Reed.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: The Daily Item

  2. Local architecture firms to help design new Falcons stadium

    Three local design firms will help shape what the new Atlanta Falcons stadium will look like in the coming months. Goode Van Slyke Architecture, Stanley Beaman & Sears, and tvsdesign will help 360 Architecture, the Kansas City-based company that was awarded the lead contract two months ago, make a conceptual Falcons stadium design , which will be presented to the public next Tuesday, a reality ...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Creative Loafing Atlanta

  3. Architecture Critic Christopher Hawthorne to Give Keynote Speech at NewSchool of Architecture and Design Commencement ...

    Critic for the Los Angeles Times brings a global perspective of architecture and design to about 140 graduates of the San Diego school’s design-related programs in architecture, construction management and digital media arts. (PRWeb June 13, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10831766.htm
    on June 14, 2013     Source: PRWeb

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Quotes

  1. "Our new missile defense architecture in Europe will provide stronger, smarter, and swifter defenses of American forces and America's allies," Obama said at the White House.
    on Sep 16, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: AFP

  2. Zoellick said the financial crisis underscored the need for "concerted global action now, not just to deal with the crisis but to put in place new architecture, new norms and new oversight to ensure that this crisis never happens again."
    on Oct 12, 2008 By: Robert Zoellick Source: International Herald Tribune

  3. "It will have a very different look," Farren Phelps said. "We want it to feel like you are walking into a place that feels fresh and modern. It will still be inside the same hospital. It will have the same architecture, but it will no longer...
    on Jan 30, 2009 By: Jill Farren Phelps Source: International Herald Tribune

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