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Blaine Brownell

Blaine Brownell

Blaine Brownell, AIA, is an architect and materials researcher. The author of the three Transmaterial books (2006, 2008, 2010), he is the director of graduate studies in the school of architecture at the University of Minnesota.

Blaine Brownell's Posts

The Borderwall as a Physical and Cultural Divide The Borderwall as a Physical and Cultural Divide

Blaine Brownell reviews Ronald Rael's new book "Borderwall as Architecture: A Manifesto for the US-Mexico Boundary." Read more

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The Well Living Lab Attempts to Connect Human Health With Buildings The Well Living Lab Attempts to Connect Human Health With Buildings

Though the high-tech facility can monitor some of the quantitative effects of indoor environments on people, architects aren't off the hook yet. Read more

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The Intersection of Code and Architectural Drawing The Intersection of Code and Architectural Drawing

The California College of the Arts' exhibition "Drawing Codes: Experimental Protocols of Architectural Representation" demonstrates the vast capabilities of parametric design technology. Read more

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Material Trends to Watch in 2017 Material Trends to Watch in 2017

New innovations in renewable energy and building materials to track in the New Year. Read more

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A Promising Future for Ice Architecture A Promising Future for Ice Architecture

Colder winters and 3D manufacturing technology could mean a new market for building design. Read more

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Projects

Maggie's Centre Barts Maggie's Centre Barts

Steven Holl Architects

Amstelloft Amstelloft

WE Architecten

Hunters Point Community Library Hunters Point Community Library

Steven Holl Architects

New Paltz House New Paltz House

AlexAllen Studio

Studio Bell Studio Bell

Allied Works Architecture

Bloomberg Center Bloomberg Center

Morphosis Architects

Leeza Soho Leeza Soho

Zaha Hadid Architects

Reservoir Reservoir

Sanjay Puri Architects

LB House LB House

Shachar Rozenfeld architects

High Meadow Dwellings High Meadow Dwellings

Bohlin Cywinski Jackson

Menil Drawing Institute Menil Drawing Institute

Johnston Marklee

Thompson Exhibition Building Thompson Exhibition Building

Centerbrook Architects and Planners

Nuuk Stadium Nuuk Stadium

Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG)

No. 5 No. 5

BAD. Built by Associative Data

CASWES CASWES

TOOP Architectuur

Sonoma Residence Sonoma Residence

Turnbull Griffin Haesloop Architects

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