7 Things To Know Before Studying Architecture.

Studying architecture

Are you wondering whether you should study architecture? or maybe you are already studying architecture and you have some concerns, then you’re at the right place. Most of my blog post are on the awesomeness of Architecture. However, there are a few truth that everyone seeking to study or already studying architecture should know. So let’s jump right into it. 1. Studying Architecture is rigorous and...

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7 Tips To Getting Paid As An Architect

If there is a major problem facing independent architects, it is getting paid for designs. These 7 tips to getting paid as an architect will help designers sustain and improve their income. How much is too much to pay for design? Often, I see clients react in shock or embarrassment when presented with fee invoices as though architects deliberately overpriced themselves for gains or aren’t in...

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6 Software Every Architect Must Have

 As you already know, the modern Architect can’t be separated from his software. This is a list of 6 awesome software every architect must have. To start with to be efficient and effective today, architects need to design with computer software. It doesn’t only make design and presentation easier, it also makes design output economical, faster and competitive. Are you an architect, interior designer or landscape...

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My Students Can Write

At the university where I teach, we recently commissioned a departmental press crew of students named The Department of Architecture Press Crew – DAPC. It  has proven that Architecture students can write It is an initiative of then Head of department – Arc. E. O. Odugboye. I was drafted into the crew to serve as coordinator – I assist the students in proofreading, editing of written...

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How Architects will be Replaced in the Future.

There are fears that technology is advancing so rapidly that architects will be replaced in the nearest future. Also, the learning curve will be impossible for architects to overcome and that Artificial intelligence (AI) will replace them. However, experts are saying that it is highly unlikely and that it hasn’t been proven that AI can replace humans, especially designers. Regarding the unlikelihood of AI replacing designers, which is...

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Why Our Buildings Are Loosing Characters – And How To Fix Them

When you drive within most city centres and built up areas in Nigeria, observing the exterior look of buildings, one can’t help but notice an increasing loss of character in newer buildings when compared to those built several decades back. This is most obvious in the premises of our universities where various buildings from different decades can be seen together. This increase in character loss is not...

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