Definition funny of Architects:

urbanAn overworked and underpaid employee - of a pretentious registered practitioner of the arts (a prat). Many years in tertiary education have left the 'architect' bitter and in debt - and unable to relate to the remainder of society.

urbanI am an 'architect' - the rest of you are unimaginative scum.

urbanA (state licensed) diverse designer extending themselves beyond 'art' to the realm of building. Blending scientific knowledge with artistic creativity to fulfill a desire to build.

urbanThoughts are translated to built form by way of drawing.

urbana person who works in the design field whose job is seriously underrated and under appreciated. Though they go through more schooling then most people, they earn a fraction of the pay and usually die in debt. However, the sheer joy of knowing they made a difference in the world is enough to sustain them and make every CEO, Lawyer and Stockbroker wish they had done something better with their lives.

urbanMies Van Der Rohe was a famous architect, who died in a Penn Station bathroom and wasn't identified for three days. However, in his short life, he managed to acomplish more then any lawyer ever could.

urbanark - i - tekt verb. architect-ed, architect-ing To sleep two hours a week, strain one's eyes, learn the various uses of tape, and spend an unnecessary amount of money.


Songs about Architects:

songsThe Architect by The Vanisher from the Album Tribunal Records Digital Sampler

songsArchitects by Rise Against from the Album Endgame [+Digital Booklet]

songsArchitects of Life (feat. Celica Soldream) by Ivan Torrent from the Album Architects of Life (feat. Celica Soldream)

songsBody Architects (Album Version) by Tommy Lee from the Album Never A Dull Moment

songsSpiral Architect by Black Sabbath from the Album Sabbath Bloody Sabbath

songsHere I Dreamt I Was an Architect by The Decemberists from the Album Castaways and Cutouts

songsArchitect of the Mind by Kerry Muzzey from the Album Trailer Music 2


Books about Architects:

booksThe Architect's Essence: Salvation and Ruin by D.R. Johnson, Suzannah Johnson and Gary Carroll (Oct 12, 2014)

booksThe Architect's Guide to Writing: For Design and Construction Professionals by Bill Schmalz (Sep 15, 2014)

booksThe Architect's Studio Companion: Rules of Thumb for Preliminary Design by Edward Allen and Joseph Iano (Dec 27, 2011)

booksSuperMinecraft pack - Master Architect and Pocket edition by NrBooks (Oct 7, 2014)

booksIggy Peck, Architect by Andrea Beaty and David Roberts (Oct 1, 2007)

booksThe Architect's Handbook of Professional Practice by American Institute of Architects (Nov 25, 2013)

booksConstruction Documents & Services: ARE Sample Problems and Practice Exam (Architect Registration Exam) by Holly Williams Leppo RA/CID LEED AP and David Kent Ballast (Dec 8, 2011)


Movies about Architects:

moviesArchitects at Work 2010 NR CC - Runtime: 1 hr 5 mins Directed by: Unavailable

moviesRem Koolhaas: A Kind of Architect 2010 NR CC - Runtime: 1 hr 38 mins Starring: Rem Koolhaas Directed by: Markus Heidingsfelder and Min Tesch

moviesPritzker Prize Winning Architects 2010 NR CC - Runtime: 1 hr Directed by: Unavailable

moviesPhilip Johnson: Master Architect 2010 NR CC - Runtime: 38 mins Directed by: Unavailable

moviesArchitect 2008 R CC - Runtime: 1 hr 22 mins Starring: Anthony LaPaglia, Viola Davis, et al. Directed by: magnolia

moviesHardfire ARCHITECTS & ENGINEERS FOR 9/11 TRUTH Richard Gage / Mark Roberts / John Clifton 2008 NR - Runtime: 57 mins Starring: Richard Gage, AIA, Mark Roberts, et al. Directed by: Gary Popkin

moviesMy Architect: A Son's Journey 2006 NR - Runtime: 1 hr 56 mins Starring: Louis Kahn, Frank Gehry, B.V. Doshi, et al. Directed by: Nathaniel Kahn


Wiki information Architects:

Royal Institute of British Architects
Membership organization, Listed Site, Organization member, Award Presenting Organization, Organization, Building Occupant, Employer, Exhibition sponsor, Periodical Publisher, Business Operation

The Royal Institute of British Architects is a professional body for architects primarily in the United Kingdom, but also internationally, founded for the advancement of architecture under its charter granted in 1837 and Supplemental Charter granted...

American Institute of Architects
Membership organization, Business Operation, Organization, Nonprofit organization, Ranked list compiler, Award Presenting Organization, Periodical Publisher, Employer

The American Institute of Architects is a professional organization for architects in the United States. Headquartered in Washington, D.C., the AIA offers education, government advocacy, community redevelopment, and public outreach to support the...