A pavilion in London made out of a new material, glass fibre-reinforced concrete, was the theme of a competition that saw the involvement of Zaha Hadid, in which the prize went to Synthesis Design + Architecture
UNFINISHED, the Spanish Pavilion exhibition curated by Iñaqui Carnicero and Carlo Quintáns that won the Golden Lion award at the 15th International Architecture Exhibition – La Biennale di Venezia is now on show in Australia as part of the “40 Days of Spanish Architecture in Australia” initiative.
Spring is at the door, and a number of international institutions have announced the results of design competitions for temporary summer structures: pavilions and installations to host summer events and programmes.
Combining the contemporary needs of a rapidly developing country like Cambodia with the themes of sustainable architecture - and more importantly locally sourcing material and labour- is one of the points of the Bamboo Landmark Design Challenge promoted by the Building Trust International NGO.
Following the appointment of architects Yvonne Farrell and Shelley McNamara as curators of the 16th International Architecture Exhibition, coming up in Venice in 2018, we look back at the pages Floornature dedicated to the 2016 edition.
Eye_Beacon, the information pavilion designed by UNStudio and MDT-tex for the fifth Amsterdam Light Festival, offers the perfect combination of image, communication and design. The pavilion’s hypnotic pulsating light is a great attraction for visitors, who can instantly spot it and therefore locate the ticket office and starting point for tours of the Festival.
This week, the best of the week feature looks back at the “most popular” architectural projects featured in Floornature: the projects that have obtained the most likes and shares on the portal’s social networks.
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