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    zkarim is offline Newbie
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    Lightbulb My Studio name

    Hi,

    I'm going to open an Architects studio and I would like to know which of the following name is correct and if it have sense, since is a translation from Italian:

    Independant Architects Collective
    or
    Independant Collective Architects

    please is real important
    thanks

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    Re: My Studio name

    “Independant Architects Collective” is better, with collective as the headword.

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    Re: My Studio name

    I don't understand how you can be a collective (many?) with individuals. Do you all just pay rent to share a common space?
    I'm not a teacher, but I write for a living. Please don't ask me about 2nd conditionals, but I'm a safe bet for what reads well in (American) English.

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    Re: My Studio name

    Quote Originally Posted by zkarim View Post
    Hi,

    I'm going to open an Architects studio and I would like to know which of the following name is correct and if it have sense, since is a translation from Italian:

    Independant Architects Collective
    or
    Independant Collective Architects

    please is real important
    thanks
    What is an Italian name of the undertaking?
    - societa', insieme, complesso, cooperativa etc?
    Nevertheless, The Independent Architect/s/ Studio sounds fine to me.

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    Re: My Studio name

    To barb, is a sort of controsense Independant architects unite this is the meaning is a collective of independent architects.
    To vivian: I like Independant architects collective too.
    To stanislaw: in Italian is Colletivo Architetti indipendenti

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    Re: My Studio name

    Quote Originally Posted by zkarim View Post
    To barb, is a sort of controsense Independant architects unite this is the meaning is a collective of independent architects.
    To vivian: I like Independant architects collective too.
    To stanislaw: in Italian is Colletivo Architetti indipendenti
    I think that "team" is very close to "collectivo".
    Regards.
    S.M.

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