buildings and public places

Mazzanti’s new Pies Descalzos School in Cartagena

" El Equipo de Mazzanti, the studio run by Colombian architect Giancarlo Mazzanti, designed the new Pies Descalzos School in Cartagena, Colombia: a building for the promotion of social integration in the difficult urban context of Lomas del Peyé. Mazzanti’s Pies Descalzos School in Cartagena is one of the finalists in Floornature’s international Next Landmark 2014 contest. "

housing

Interview with Mauricio Pezo and Sofia von Ellrichshausen (Pezo von Ellrichshausen, Chile)

" At the Venice Biennale 2014 International Architecture Exhibition, we met Chilean architects Mauricio Pezo and Sofia von Ellrichshausen (Pezo von Ellrichshausen) who describe the relationship that links architecture to the landscape, talk about their method of representing a project and about the influence that Chilean modernism has had on contemporary architecture. "

learning

Next Landmark 2014 rewards Mariela Apollonio for The Art Circle

" Mariela Apollonio puts museum curators on a pedestal in her collection of photographs entitled The Art Circle. Her series of 23 photographs of curators of prestigious museums all over the world were entered in the 2014 Next Landmark international architecture and photography contest, and won the prize in the Photography section. "

Infrastructure

Team CS: Rotterdam Centraal Station

" Completed in 2014, Rotterdam's Centraal Station is an infrastructure connecting a number of different routes for accessing the city. This significant example of contemporary architecture was designed by the Team CS (Benthem Crouwel Architects, MVSA Meyer en van Schooten Architecten, West 8), winners of the competition held in 2003. The roof is covered with 130,000 solar cells. "

commerce

free time

Ventilated Facades

interior design

Raised floors