Sketches, thoughts, and ideas.

I've recently created osarch.org and community.osarch.org as a forum for discussion on open source architectural design and workflows. I believe open source authoring tools can enable the quality of our designs to significantly improve as it allows us, the designers to precisely design the tools t...

I am currently working on developing an in-house wiki for my company, and I've realised how important it can be to a business plan. A wiki is essentially an easy-to-access key information, organized in the simplest possible way. Information is power, and in these times with many complex workflows, t...

The progression of architecture has significantly evolved during the not-so-long span of my career. Conceptual planning methods have become more accurate, building performance, daylighting, and panelisation systems. All of these elements have allowed more authentic building expressions. However, the...

Note: Originally published on linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/open-source-bim-platform-architecture-design-dimitar-pouchnikov/

What if the AEC industry reclaims control of its businesses through being key players in development of its tools. What if design software adapts to our needs ins...