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B.I.G. (Bjarke Ingels Group) is a pretty BIG deal in the architecture/design world.  While many criticize the firm’s output for being ‘blocky’ and semi-derivative of something along the lines of Minecraft, others (and Trenderfriend included) think their design solutions are pretty ingenious. Such is the case for a fascinating new project in Amsterdam, that B.I.G….

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Architectural simplicity can be not just lovely but deceptively bold, as witnessed in this museum in Germany: Image credits: Architizer/kadawittfeldarchitektur This is the Celtic Museum in Glauburg, Germany.  Designed by kadawittfeldarchitektur (a mouthful indeed), out of Aachen, Germany,  the museum’s main viewing area looks out directly towards an archeological site, not far from the the…

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This is the ‘El Centro Satellite’ campus center for Northeastern Illinois University in Chicago.  Designed by the very cool architecture firm JGMA Limited, and completed in late 2014, it’s still an awe-inspiring piece of contemporary architecture.  We think you’ll agree. All image credits: JGMA via Curbed Chicago http://chicago.curbed.com/2014/10/13/10036220/check-out-neius-new-colorchanging-el-centro-building http://jgma.co/projects/north-eastern-illinois-university-el-centro-campus/01.html