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Remember Pei with some of his beloved masterpieces.
Today, news surfaced that the legendary Chinese architect I.M. Pei had died. In his long and illustrious career, Pei revolutionized the design scene with his whimsical and enigmatic structures, from the Louvre Pyramid in Paris to Ohio's Rock and Roll Hall of ...
One of the proposed designs incorporates a solar energy-powered roof.
After a devastating fire gutted parts of the historic Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris, the French government announced an international competition to redesign the Notre Dame spire. One of the designs gaining public interest is a glass roof and spire that can harness ...
There's plenty to look forward to at this year's showcase.
The country's premier design and lifestyle trade event, Manila FAME, is back for its 69th edition.Organized by the Philippine Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) and the Center for International Trade Expositions and Missions (CITEM), Manila FAME is the second longest-running trade ...
The Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas recently unveiled Hirst’s new Empathy Suite Sky Villa.
Las Vegas has been slowly rebranding itself as an art destination for years, accumulating a light room by James Turrell at the Louis Vuitton in Crystals at CityCenter, CityCenter Fine Arts Collection, and Dream Machine by Wayne Littlejohn to name a few. Now, the Palms has unveiled ...
With the help of a star design team from One Kings Lane, the Town & Country offices get a stunning makeover.
When T&C's Editor-in-Chief, Stellene Volandes, started dreaming about refreshing her office on the 24th floor of Hearst Tower, she envisioned a space that embodied the elegance of New York, but without the hubbub of Midtown below. She needed a place where she ...
Take a look back at some of the architect's greatest works.
Acclaimed Filipino architect Francisco "Bobby" Mañosa has passed away today, February 20, 2019.His eldest child, Bambi Mañosa-Tanjutco, confirms his death through a Facebook post. She wrote:He has searched the world,He has faced its harms,Now he found his hero’s welcome in God’s arms.My ...
At Ginger Hill, the Rodriguezes create an idyllic garden getaway that brings generations of their family together.
Luyahan—literally, where ginger grows. It is also the name of a barrio on the western coast of Batangas, a precious spot chosen by Alfredo Santos and his wife Anastacia Lejano to build the foundations of their family life. The couple had eight ...
It's the perfect place to go big with design.
The powder room is often the most overlooked space when it comes to decorating. If you think about it, however, it’s one of the places that gets the most foot traffic when you’re entertaining guests. Since it’s such a small space, the ...
These historic, well-designed buildings deserve to be appreciated.
If you’ve wanted to go on an architectural tour and didn’t know where to start, you need not go far, as many of the country’s architectural gems are in plain sight, usually obscured by urban sprawl and traffic.“They serve as monuments to ...
What's the difference between a Persian and a Turkish rug?
Buying a carpet may be as simple as going into a store and buying the first thing you see. However, if you want to be assured of quality, it pays to know the basics before going into a showroom.From the different terms ...
This two-storey house in San Mateo, Rizal has huge windows that give the owners a relaxing view of the outdoors.
Whether it’s a cozy apartment or a big house with many rooms, we all have dream homes we wish to achieve. From saving up to working hard, we strive to make that happen so we can have a special haven to share ...
It's all in the (luxurious) details.
When it comes to buying furniture, a sofa can be the most difficult to shop for. After all, it’s the first thing people see once they enter a space. It’s easy to scoff at the prices of sofas out in the market ...