We talk to Olavi Koponen and Véronique Klimine of R2K about designing long-lasting architecture today. The importance of fully understanding the local climate and the desire to share information with everyone involved in the project right from the start are R2K’s key tactics
Dominique Coulon’s sensitivity to seniors’ needs guides his design of a seniors’ centre in Huningue, in which permeable spaces and use of colour transform the traditional image of buildings of this type. Dominique Coulon makes the most of the exceptional view from the Hunique seniors’ centre over the Rhine.
The non-profit association Lejerbo commissioned BIG Bjarke Ingels Group to design the "Homes for All” housing development incorporating 66 low-cost but high-quality residential units in northwest Copenhagen.
In celebration of the 15th annual International Passive House Open Days, architect Wayne Turett, principal of the Turett Collaborative, opened up his personal home located in the village of Greenport, NY on the North Fork of Long Island.
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