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Cersaie, International Exhibition of Ceramics for Architecture and Bathroom Furnishings

24-09-2021

Cersaie, International Exhibition of Ceramics for Architecture and Bathroom Furnishings

From September 27 to October 1 in Bologna, the trade fair district will host the 38th...

Glenn Murcutt wins Praemium Imperiale for architecture

23-09-2021

Glenn Murcutt wins Praemium Imperiale for architecture

The winners of the 32nd edition of the prestigious Praemium Imperiale, often described as...

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Rethinking an infrastructure from an environmental point of view, CLB Architects

24-09-2021

Rethinking an infrastructure from an environmental point of view, CLB Architects

The American firm CLB Architects has designed the recovery and renovation project of an ancillary facility at Jackson Hole Airport in Wyoming. An intervention that embraces the material quality of the local territory, transforming a car rental facility with a service station into an architectural experience.

Hakka earthen houses on display at the 17th Venice Architecture Biennale

23-09-2021

Hakka earthen houses on display at the 17th Venice Architecture Biennale

The exhibition Hakka Earthen Houses on Variation at pavilion 30 of Forte Marghera is a collateral event of the 17th International Architecture Exhibition of La Biennale di Venezia in 2021, and investigates Co-operative Living, Art and Migration Architecture in China. Because migration and cultural identity are aspects that strongly influence “how we will live together”.

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The Architects Series – A documentary on: Powerhouse Company

The Architects Series – A documentary on: Powerhouse Company

The latest event in The Architects Series, scheduled for Thursday, September 16, will host the Powerhouse Company international architecture firm and include the projection of a video and a lecture entitled “Level Up Architecture” given...

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Arbau: Redevelopment of Centro Soranzo, Forte Rossarol, Venice

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Arbau: Redevelopment of Centro Soranzo, Forte Rossarol, Venice

In the conviction that quality space can be a part of the treatment process, Arbau performed the...

Wagnerian-inspired concrete house designed by B.K.P.Š. Architects

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Wagnerian-inspired concrete house designed by B.K.P.Š. Architects

The Slovakian firm B.K.P.Š. has built a concrete house along a sloping lot in the capital...

Green, the trendy colour for surface coverings and furnishings, with all the fascination of Fiandre marbles

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Green, the trendy colour for surface coverings and furnishings, with all the fascination of Fiandre marbles

The natural beauty of green and the unique aesthetic properties of marble come together in...

New developments in Chinese museums: three exemplary cases

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New developments in Chinese museums: three exemplary cases

In recent years China has worked hard on adding to its number of significant museums. China’s new...

Wallmakers designs a church with catenary arches in clay bricks

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Wallmakers designs a church with catenary arches in clay bricks

In the Southern region of Kerala, in India, the Wallmakers studio completed the project for an...

A warm and relaxing ambience with wood-effect technical ceramics

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A warm and relaxing ambience with wood-effect technical ceramics

The aesthetics of wood has always been central to design, interior design and surfaces of...

WEYES: Casa nel bosco del Barrial, Santiago, Messico

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WEYES: Casa nel bosco del Barrial, Santiago, Messico

“Casa en el bosque” is a house built in the forest of El Barrial in Santiago, Mexico,...

Matt Innauer’s timber bathing establishment on the lake

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Matt Innauer’s timber bathing establishment on the lake

Between the wharf and the new mouth of the Kugelbeerbach stream in the Austrian town of Lochau, on...

The strength and beauty of technical ceramic tiles in the contemporary bathroom: exclusive interior design by Seventyonepercent

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The strength and beauty of technical ceramic tiles in the contemporary bathroom: exclusive interior design by Seventyonepercent

A new bathroom concept takes shape in the Seventyonepercent project, a major partnership of...

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Herman Hertzberger

Herman Hertzberger

One of the leading Dutch theorists and architects of the modern age, Herman Hertzberger (1932) graduated in Engineering and Architecture in 1958, as a student of Aldo van Eyck (1918-1999) and opened his own Practice in Amsterdam that same year. During his studies, Hertzberger had already won a competition to design a student residence (1959-1966) in Amsterdam. This project, like the expansion of the LinMij factory (1964), already contained numerous recurrent features seen in his future designs, including modifying a building’s function over time, the microcosm (the house contains a restaurant, bookshop, bar and 250 student rooms), and the “dynamic equilibrium between the individual and the community which Hertzberger puts at the center of his work” (Rossi). A leading exponent of structuralism, Hertzberger also had a significant career as a teacher and theorist. He lectured at the University of Amsterdam (1965-1969), ....

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RIBA Stephen Lawrence Prize 2021 Finalists

The Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) has announced the list of six finalist...

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