The twelfth Festival des Architectures Vives (FAV) has opened the various spaces in the town centres of Montpellier and La Grand Motte showcasing the temporary works of eleven groups of young designers.
At the foot of the historic Euganei Hills the historic villa, Cà Battaja-Belloni, has been renovated by Studio Lovato Engineering, using a Nordwall wall system that respects the original structure and ensures high levels of comfort.
The tenth edition of the Dedalo Minosse International Award for Architecture Clients has ended and the prize giving ceremony took place on the 23rd June in a space that is a symbol of Italian architectural history: the Teatro Olimpico in Vicenza, designed by Andrea Palladio.
Savioz Fabrizzi architectes restored an Alpine home built in 1860 which has been badly abused over the years. Savioz Fabrizzi gave a contemporary new look to an Alpine home made of timber and stone, the Reynard Rossi-Udry home in Ormône, a small village in Switzerland.
Spaceworkers has built Casa Cabo de Vila in Paredes, Portugal. The project has a sense of constant tension, with the architects choosing an open-plan layout which emphasizes the contrast between the interior and the exterior.
Vincent Parreira's multi-award winning Paris-based architecture firm, AAVP has designed an urban complex called LESS in Paris, whose different functions - with 69 social housing units and a large gymnasium - have made it an amplifier of urban life.
There is a neighbourhood in Dob??š, in the Czech Republic, where the houses reflect their owners' personality, forming an architectural puzzle which is as various as it is unusual. This is where Mimosa Architects built Family House.
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