Monthly Archives: September 2013

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Why a Purple Hotel?

Outside of Chicago, a hotel was built in 1962. Everyone who ever saw it remembers…


Prefab is fab-ulous, right? Why? Because it allows for buildings to be built more cheaply…

A Great Architecture Book

This book, titled “If you Lived Here: Houses of the World” has fantastic illustrations. They…

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archKIDecture was established in 1996 to encourage visual literacy and explain math, science and visual arts concepts through the medium of architecture. We have educational programs, a website and an exhibit.