The new medical services centre for children and teenagers in Parma is a building that achieves two goals of public importance: better services for citizens and introduction of elements of quality and innovation in the city’s architecture. Fiandre Architectural Surfaces are used in the building’s outer cladding, making a significant contribution to its relationship with its surroundings.
The design of Davanzo Associati’s adult day care centre for Alzheimer’s patients in Castelfranco Veneto was inspired by Cary S. Henderson’s “Partial Vision. An Alzheimer’s Journal”. In Martina Davanzo’s project, patients can walk around a circular route which acts as a filter between inside and outside.
At Maggie's Centre Barts in London, Steven Holl goes back to the use of double-glazed glass characteristic of a number of his recent projects. Maggie's Centre is a place offering support for cancer patients and their families set in medieval London
The new maternity centre built by Tamassociati for the NGO Emergency in Anabah, Afghanistan is one year old. Iris Ceramica Group supported the project by donating more than 3000 square metres of Fiandre and Iris Ceramica brand porcelain made using Active Clean Air & Antibacterial CeramicTM .
The new medical and scientific research laboratories, designed by Bettina Ballus and Franck Vialet’s VIB Architecture studio, can be seen by the public at a recently opened exhibition at the Galerie d'Architecture, Paris
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