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Innovative, sustainable materials and ideas that make a difference in architecture.

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Imperial Kiln Museum di Studio Zhu-Pei, history and materials

14-01-2021 - Materials

Imperial Kiln Museum di Studio Zhu-Pei, history and materials

The Imperial Kiln Museum, designed by Studio Zhu-Pei is located in Jingdezhen, renowned for its Chinese porcelain, stands out for its handmade brick vaults. The architecture is reminiscent of the shape of the kilns and even incorporates archaeological relics in the museum project.

Josep Ferrando Architecture, Sáenz Valiente building, UTDT Buenos Aires

07-01-2021 - Materials

Josep Ferrando Architecture, Sáenz Valiente building, UTDT Buenos Aires

Catalan architecture firm Josep Ferrando has realized the new Sáenz Valiente building for the Torcuato Di Tella University in Buenos Aires, Argentina. With its very clean lines, this mixed-use building won in two categories of the international FAD 2020 awards, one of the most important recognitions for architecture on the Iberian Peninsula. It was also certified with LEED Gold green building rating.

Urban density, the Grasshopper Studio and Courtyard by Wittman Estes

28-12-2020 - Materials

Urban density, the Grasshopper Studio and Courtyard by Wittman Estes

US architecture firm Wittman Estes has designed a small studio and courtyard behind a house that was built in the 1940s. An elegant, and at the same time sustainable response that provides a design solution on a human scale without losing sight of the pressing urgency to densify the urban fabric.

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German prize for wood buildings 2019

05-06-2019 - Materials

German prize for wood buildings 2019

Deutscher Holzbaupreis, is a two-yearly prize for wood buildings sponsored by the German Ministry of the Interior, Building and Housing and it also encompasses the timber trade associations, from industry to craftsmen.

Casas MG by Gonzalo Cabanillas, living with a view

31-05-2019 - Materials

Casas MG by Gonzalo Cabanillas, living with a view

Argentine architect Gonzalo Cabanillas has completed twin houses - Casas MG - where the design idea is based on a material and visual connection with the hilly landscape and residential area near the city of Córdoba, Argentina.

Leopold Banchini Architects with Daniel Zamarbide Casa do Monte in Lisbon

28-05-2019 - Materials

Leopold Banchini Architects with Daniel Zamarbide Casa do Monte in Lisbon

Leopold Banchini Architects and Daniel Zamarbide have together restored and repurposed a building in a scenic position of a historical site in Lisbon.

Urbo Business Centre by Nuno Capaa in Matosinhos

20-05-2019 - Materials

Urbo Business Centre by Nuno Capaa in Matosinhos

Portuguese architect Nuno Capa has designed the Urbo Business Center in Senhora da Hora, a town in the province of Matosinhos in the metropolitan area of Porto.

RECS achitects, Sales Center in Brazil

10-05-2019 - Materials

RECS achitects, Sales Center in Brazil

The Italian architecture studio, RECS Architects has designed an uncluttered, almost symbolic building in São Gonçalo do Amarante, Brazil: the showroom for a new smart city on the Atlantic coastline.

GROUP A, renovating the Oostlijn in Amsterdam

26-04-2019 - Materials

GROUP A, renovating the Oostlijn in Amsterdam

Architectural studio GROUP A has recently finished renovating the Oostlijn (East Line) of the Amsterdam Metro.

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