Hiroshi Nakamura & NAP use the traditional “gassho” structure in their Sayama Forest Chapel project: a steeply sloped roof inspired by the shape of praying hands. Nakamura & NAP’s Sayama Forest Chapel is located in Tokyo’s biggest water reserve.
Mexicans Manuel Perló Cohen and Loreta Castro Reguera, Urban Planner and Architect, together with a multidisciplinary team from UNAM, have won gold for Latin America in the 2017 LafargeHolcim Awards with a project involving water infrastructure for a favela in Mexico City by integrating green courtyards and public buildings.
A project by Rozana Montiel +Alin V. Wallach is the Overall Winner of the ARCHMARATHON Awards 2017. The fourth edition, focussed on architecture studios working in the USA, Canada and Central and Latin America, took place from 12th to 14th October 2017 at the Faena Forum in Miami.
One of the ten recipients selected by the the Committee on the Environment (COTE) of the American Institute of Architects (AIA) for sustainable design excellence in the United States, the San Francisco Art Institute - Fort Mason Center Pier 2 by Leddy Maysum Stacey Architects is the transformation of an old U.
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