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Cloud Life: A future living concept

How can architects stay relevant in an ever changing society in which they seem to become less and less needed? Looking at the past five years of layoffs within the field of architecture, it seems there is a need for a fresh way of looking at the profession, the building processes and the architecture created. […]

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Starting fresh

After the trip of a lifetime through Asia, Australia and New Zealand, Design by Evolution is back in business! Being back in business also means creating some nice new sustainable business cards! Using a stardard sheet of 0.4mm MDF cardboard and a laser cutter (so not a drop of ink!) here is the double sided […]

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Blueprint gets approval from TU Delft board of directors!

BluePrint will become Delft University’s new centre for sustainable initiatives. The centre will be housed in BluePrint City, and is to be designed by students and located next to the former Faculty of Architecture site. In the next five years BluePrint Labs will realize 20 projects across the city of Delft that will put our […]

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Concrete Design Competition: Concrete Column Capsules

A few weeks ago, the concrete design competition award ceremony was held in Eindhoven (Netherlands). Design By Evolution was one of the contestants in this competition. The proposed design consists of a single capsule shape. The capsules are to be placed on the sides of an existing – steel – column to create a fire-proof […]

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Blue Point of View: Great success during DvdA!

Today worked out perfectly and we had great weather! Lots of people were interested in the project, as you can see on the pictures. We also talked with some people of various student initiatives who want to contribute to the project, so it was a nice vibe and an inspiring day! We had some debate […]

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Blue Point of View: Second container in place!

Today the second (heavily modified) shipping container was put in place near the former location of the Faculty of Architecture of the Technical University of Delft! Just in time, because tomorrow is the Dutch Day of Architecture, as I talked about before. We also put up the exhibition panels in the first 12 meter (40 […]

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Blue Point of View: First container in place!

Today the first 12 meter long container has been put in place! This means the start of the sustainable container village project! As said before, anyone interested should come this Saturday the 26th of June between 14.00 and 17.00 to the former Architecture faculty location to get more information and possibly participate in this project!

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Blue Point of View will exhibit during “Dag van de Architectuur”

At the moment Blue Point of View is the working title for our ongoing project with (Delft) blue shipping containers at the former Faculty of Architecture site in Delft. The main goal is to create the centre for sustainable innovation on the university campus. Design By Evolution’s entry for the Spoorzone competition (click here for […]

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Honorable mention Spoorzone Delft competition.

In the first competition entered by Design By Evolution, our first honorable mention is also awarded! We are working on a future project now at the Delft University campus because of this competition. The progress will be shown during the ‘Dag van de Architectuur‘ (Day of Architecture) at the building site on the former plot […]

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Ornamatics Cardboard Column complete!

Ornamatics is a subject about computer aided modelling and drafting protocols – in combination with new production technologies – which are giving impulses to new ways of shaping architectural building elements. The main goal is learning about new (digital) fabrication technologies like lasercutting, cnc milling and 3D printing. For more information, take a look at […]

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