buildings and public places

Verstas Architects and Saunalahti School in Espoo

" The revolution in the Finnish educational system has affected its architecture, as in Saunalahti School in Espoo, designed by Verstas Architects, where the educational spaces extend outside the building to improve the quality of life in the city around them. "

commerce

Distilleria Zanin Zugliano with FMG floor tiles

" Having outgrown its historic headquarters in the centre of Zugliano (Italy), Distilleria Zanin opened a new distillery by converting a former silk workshop on the outskirts of the town. FMG Fabbrica Marmi e Graniti supplied floor tiles for the sales and production areas. "

housing

Tetsuo Kondo Architects’ House in Chayagasaka, Japan

" Tetsuo Kondo Architects, a young Tokyo architectural studio, designed the House in Chayagasaka, Aichi (Japan). Tetsuo Kondo’s House in Chayagasaka expresses a new concept of dwelling in which spaces not only have no clear boundaries but intersect, forming a single space for all shared activities. "

learning

ZAO/standardarchitecture: Micro-Yuan’er in a hutong in Beijing

" An art centre and a library designed by ZAO/standardarchitecture in a converted hutong in Beijing. Micro-Yuan’er is the name of the project ZAO/standardarchitecture implemented in the Cha'er Hutong, without betraying its historic architecture. "

Infrastructure

free time

Ventilated Facades

interior design

Raised floors