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#DidYouKnow that in 1838 RIBA set up a committee to investigate best competition practice, proposing to limit #perspective #drawings to certain viewpoints. In 1900 RIBA decided that perspectives were superfluous in competitions. Part of #DisappearHere, now extended until 24 November. Visit the exhibition in the Architecture Gallery, 66 Portland Place. Image: Crystal Palace, Hyde Park, London by Sir Joseph Paxton. Credit #ribacollections

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The 2018 RIBA International Prize shortlist has been announced! Take a look at Toho Gakuen School of Music, Tokyo, by Nikken Sekkei , one of the four projects in the running. - Images courtesy Harunori Noda - #RIBAIntPrize #TohoGakuen #Tokyo #NikkenSekkei #JapaneseArchitecture #architect #architecture

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The 2018 RIBA International Prize shortlist has been announced! Take a look at Children Village, Tocatins, Brazil, by Rosenbaum + @alephzeroarq , one of the four projects in the running. - Images courtesy Leonardo Finotti - #RIBAIntPrize #ChildrenVillage #Tocantins #Rosenbaum #architect #architecture

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The 2018 RIBA International Prize shortlist has been announced! Take a look at Central European University Phase 1, Budapest, by @odonnell_tuomey, one of the four projects in the running. - Images courtesy Tamás Bujnovszky - #RIBAIntPrize #CentralEuropeanUniversity #Budapest #architect #architecture

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The 2018 RIBA International Prize shortlist has been announced! Take a look at Bosco Verticale, Milan, by Boeri Studio, one of the four projects in the running. - Images courtesy Giovanni Nardi and Stefano Boeri Architects - #RIBAIntPrize #BoscoVerticale #VerticalForest #Milan #BoeriStudio #architecture #architect #ItalianArchitecture

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Announcing our latest #DisappearHere image contest! Our second theme focuses on 'Horizons'. Explore your local landscape and capture your best horizons, skylines and vanishing points in any medium, to be in with a chance of bagging some special Sam Jacob Studio merchandise. - How to enter: Photograph, draw, paint, sketch or collage your submission Post your image on Twitter or Instagram using the hashtags #DisappearHere and #Horizons by Sunday 30 September. The winning participant of the second theme will receive a Sam Jacob Studio-designed beach towel. - Visit architecture.com/DisappearHere for more information including T&Cs. - Image: Aerial view of Corso Vittorio Emanuele, Milan, seen from the roof of the Duomo. Monica Pidgeon / RIBA Collections - #RIBACollections #RIBApix #contest #competition #photography #drawing #architecture #architect

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The river Tiber with the dome of St Peter's, Rome, photographed by James Anderson. One of the most prolific photographers working in Rome in the 19th century, Anderson opened a studio there in 1853 producing tourist souvenir prints capturing Rome's famed buildings and sculptures. - This photograph is one of many currently on display at the Vittoriano in Rome, in the exhibition “Eternal City: Rome in the Photographs Collection of the RIBA”. - Courtesy #RIBACollections - #RIBApix #EternalCity #Rome #Tiber #StPetersRome #JamesAnderson #EarlyPhotography #GrandTour

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#Didyouknow Giovanni Marie, Ferdinando, Francesco, Alessandro, Guiseppe, Antonio, Giovanni Carlo and Carlo are the first names of 8 Bibiena family members who created set designs from 1680 to 1780. Their work was so similar it looks as if it was created by one person. Part of the #RIBACollections in our #DisappearHere exhibition. #perspective #setdesign #architecture #architecturaldrawing

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Take a closer look at Storey’s Field Centre and Eddington Nursery by MUMA, one of six projects shortlisted for the RIBA #StirlingPrize, sponsored by @almacantarldn. Discover the story behind the projects at our #StirlingStories events in London and York, and find out which project will win at the live announcement on 10 October. - Photography by Alan Williams - #RIBAAwards #architecture #architect #mumallp #cambridge #universityofcambridge #storeysfield #storeysfieldcentre #nurserydesign #community

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Winner announced for the 1st theme of our #DisappearHere social media contest! Congratulations to Khoo Guo Jie @khooguojie who submitted this striking B&W photo #LookingUp. See the winning image and the runners up at architecture.com/knowledge-and-resources/knowledge-landing-page #perspective #blackandwhite

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This portrait of John McAslan with ‘Pluto’ is among the series of new photographic portraits of architects by Anne-Katrin Purkiss recently added to RIBApix. John McAslan is pictured at King’s Cross Station, transformed by @johnmcaslanpartners in 2012. - Courtesy Anne-Katrin Purkiss / RIBA Collections - #RIBACollections #RIBApix #architecture #architect #johnmcaslan #kingscross #kingscrossstation #portraitphotography #portrait #annekatrinpurkiss #photographer

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#Didyouknow that Serlio published his first book ‘On the Five Styles of Building’ in Venice in 1537, which was in fact the ‘fourth book of architecture’. It wasn’t until 1545 that the first and second books were published, this time in Paris. Part of the #disappearhere exhibition open at 66 Portland Place, a commission by @_samjacob. #perspective #serlio #perspectivedrawing

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