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MSO – PLAY/PAUSE by Jean Verville combines theatre with residential architecture

28-04-2021

MSO – PLAY/PAUSE by Jean Verville combines theatre with residential architecture

Jean Verville is a Canadian architect whose latest work, "MSO – PLAY/PAUSE", is a study of the intersection of architecture, theatre and playfulness, creating a hybrid work in which the residence is combined with the stage set, using construction lines, lighting, colours and shadows to "free spaces of their reality". The entire project, in sober, austere style, is documented in a theatrical/photographic performance by the owners, actors Mani Soleymanlou and Sophie Cadieux, with the architect and with photographer Félix Michaud.

Cantilever House by Zero Energy Design Lab

23-04-2021

Cantilever House by Zero Energy Design Lab

Indian architecture firm ZED Lab - an acronym for Zero Energy Design Laboratory - has specialised in creating zero-impact buildings since 2009. Cantilever House is the latest project to be completed by the firm, which is headed up by Sachin and Payal Rastogi and located in Raj Nagar, in the district of Ghaziabad. The villa, in all its luxury and opulence, presents an interesting blend of styles - almost a contemporary maximalism - and uses a range of expedients to minimise its energy consumption and environmental footprint.

Archisbang: “Il Generale” home in Ivrea, Italy

05-03-2021

Archisbang: “Il Generale” home in Ivrea, Italy

“Il Generale”, a home in Ivrea designed by Archisbang, is a renovation project balancing respect for the layout of the original building with limitation of the need for demolition and improvement of energy efficiency, while giving the building a bold new look that stands out in contrast with the other homes in the neighbourhood.

Curved steel façade for BIG’s The Smile building

26-02-2021

Curved steel façade for BIG’s The Smile building

BIG has constructed a building on 126th Street in Harlem, New York, with a façade made of interlocking blackened steel panels. The building’s curved shape has earned it the nickname “The Smile”.

UNStudio and Bauwerk new Van B residences in Munich

12-02-2021

UNStudio and Bauwerk new Van B residences in Munich

UNStudio has unveiled a new residential project in Munich. The Van B residential units under construction in the city’s new “Kreativquartier” have been described as "analogue smart" homes, in which the architects create highly flexible, comfortable living spaces that reimagine the future of urban living and multiply useable indoor space.

GARCIAGERMAN Arquitectos Comillas House in Cantabria, Spain

10-02-2021

GARCIAGERMAN Arquitectos Comillas House in Cantabria, Spain

architect Jacobo García-Germán and his studio GARCIAGERMAN Arquitectos recently completed the restoration of the historic Comillas House in Comillas, in Spain’s autonomous community of Cantabria. The house was a baronial residence constructed in the late nineteenth century, when it belonged to Antonio Bona, the Italian master builder of El Capricho or Villa Quijano, an eclectic construction designed by Antoni Gaudí.

Envisage designs White Flower Hall, girls’ hostel for the Mann School in Alipur, New Delhi

08-02-2021

Envisage designs White Flower Hall, girls’ hostel for the Mann School in Alipur, New Delhi

The new girls’ hostel of the Mann School in Alipur, India, was recently completed. A sustainable complex designed to foster learning, as well as the interaction between students, for a comprehensive development of their personalities. "A home away from home": this was the guiding idea of the project designed by the Envisage studio, founded by architects Meena Murthy Kakkar and Vishal Kakkar in New Delhi.

DAP studio new Palestro 3 university residence in Turin

22-01-2021

DAP studio new Palestro 3 university residence in Turin

DAP studio transforms a historic building in central Turin into a university residence. The architects renew and enhance the building’s seven floors, succeeding in preserving the historic building’s charm and elegance while adding a contemporary twist to create residences built to high architectural and compositional standards.

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