architecture | 1 WEEK AGO

Albor Arquitectos’s Casa Torre features a flourishing vertical garden in Cuba

Located in the city of Cienfuegos, Cuba, Casa Torre rises like a green beacon, featuring a massive vertical Green Wall.

architecture | 1 WEEK AGO

ODA’s project in Buenos Aires recycles 80% of the original structure into offices and a public park

ODA has revealed design for 'Paseo Gigena', which will convert a decaying parking structure into Class A office building, featuring a rooftop public park.

news | 1 WEEK AGO

Singapore’s first ‘super low energy’ residential development revealed by Serie Architects

Singapore’s first ‘super low energy’ residential development to achieve yearly savings of 1,647,362 KWH of energy, designed by Serie Architects.

architecture | 2 WEEKS AGO

Henning Larsen and Ramboll reveal design of a stepped office building, built entirely from timber

Henning Larsen and Ramboll double down on sustainable leadership with one of the largest timber building in Copenhagen.

architecture | 2 WEEKS AGO

MVRDV creates new green block of seven sustainable residential buildings on Amsterdam’s Oostenburg Island

The scheme developed by MVRDV seeks to create an inclusive green neighbourhood, creating a striking entrance to the island.

architecture | 2 WEEKS AGO

Grimshaw’s Olderfleet is the first building in Australia to achieve Platinum WELL certification

Olderfleet is the first building in Australia to achieve a WELL Core and Shell Platinum rating, designed by Grimshaw.

architecture | 2 WEEKS AGO

Casa Laif is a 100% recyclable and movable low-cost container home in Paraguay

Aldo Cristaldo delivers a truly sustainable residence built using low-cost recycled metal.

architecture | a month ago

‘Green spine’ connects the Zugló City Centre by ZHA to the Rákos Creek in Budapest

Zugló City Centre by ZHA is a mixed-use development in Budapest, creating a network of interconnected gardens and plazas.

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architecture | a month ago

MVRDV recycles champagne bottles for Bulgari’s latest jade-coloured storefront in Shanghai

A jade façade made from recycled champagne bottles: MVRDV completes Bulgari flagship store in Shanghai.

people | a month ago

10 projects that define Richard Rogers’ architectural career

Richard Rogers has passed away at the age of 88, as confirmed on the website of studio Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners.

people | a month ago

Lesley Lokko named curator of the 18th International Architecture Exhibition — La Biennale di Venezia

The Biennale Architettura 2023 will be held from Saturday, 20th May to Sunday, 26th November 2023 (pre-opening May 18 and 19).

architecture | a month ago

G8A Architects and Rollimarchini Architekten design the new Jakob Factory with lush plantation ‘Skin’

The new Jakob Factory is a naturally ventilated manufacturing unit designed by G8A Architects and Rollimarchini Architekten.

architecture | a month ago

Alexander Symes creates an off-grid residence which is a masterclass in passive design

The iconic Australian Akubra hat inspires the off-grid residence located in New South Wales, Australia.

people | a month ago

Balkrishna Doshi receives Royal Gold Medal 2022 for his practice spanning six decades

Acclaimed Indian architect Balkrishna Doshi will receive the Royal Gold Medal 2022, one of the world’s highest honours for architecture.

concept | a month ago

AKK Workshop reimagines commercial building typology through tree canopy-inspired tower in Sarawak

Inspired by the remarkable rainforest habitat, the Vertical Tree Tower seeks to retain such balance between people and nature.

architecture | 2 months ago

VTN Architects stacks alternate glass box terraces with continuously rising greenery in Vietnam

Nanoco Head office in Ho Chi Minh offers terraces at multiple levels with vertical greenery and large trees for its employees.

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architecture | 2 months ago

CanningHill Piers will be one of the tallest residential developments in Singapore, designed by BIG

BIG has revealed designs for one of the tallest residential and most significant redevelopment initiatives in central Singapore.

architecture | 2 months ago

WY-TO Group transforms former fire station in Singapore into a green cultural community node

WY-TO Group has won the C40 Reinventing Cities Global Competition to repurpose former fire station in Singapore, advocating circularity and sustainability.

architecture | 2 months ago

Vin Varavarn Architects uses bamboo and rammed earth walls to create a new activity centre in Thailand

'PANNAR' is established with the aim to inspire and disseminate the King's Sufficiency Economic Philosophy to the Thai people.

architecture | 2 months ago

‘The Energy Plug’ is a prototype to achieve zero carbon performance with adaptive reuse

The project is based on achieving synergy between existing and new architecture, synergy imagined as plugging into the old to give it a new lease of life.

architecture | 2 months ago

Wutopia Lab converts an abandoned pump house into a floating pavilion as a ‘Shrine of Everyman’

Wutopia Lab converted the abandoned pump house at the Dongtanyuan’s Qian Shao Farm of Bright Food Group into Shrine of Everyman.

architecture | 2 months ago

L Architects adds planter skin to the living grid house, providing privacy and vertical greenery

This single-family home in Singapore re-imagines the exterior façade as a living wall.

architecture | 2 months ago

Herzog & de Meuron unveils monolithic Songeun Art Space in stark contrast to Seoul’s urban fabric

The new ST Songeun building houses art spaces for the Songeun Art and Cultural Foundation – a non-profit organization established in 1989.

architecture | 2 months ago

The new Shaw Auditorium by Henning Larsen at the HKUST is composed of three concentric white rings

The Shaw Auditorium has opened its gates for the public, located at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology.

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architecture | 2 months ago

ZHA completes sinuous office building in Guangzhou, conceptualising infinite loop

Infinitus Plaza defines a gateway to the new Baiyun Central Business District. Built on the site of the decommissioned Baiyun Airport.

article | 2 months ago

COP26: Colours will become darker and darker on the graph as the world gets hotter; says Prof Ed Hawkins

Symbol for climate change, the warming stripes was created in 2018 by Professor Ed Hawkins at the University of Reading

news | 2 months ago

UNStudio’s winning entry creates community-focused residential complex in Moscow

UNStudio has been declared winner for a new residential complex located at 31 Krzhizhanovskogo Street in Moscow.

architecture | 2 months ago

Steven Holl's new health and cultural centre creates a public park for the community in Shanghai

Promoting healthy living and cultural exchange, the buildings offer green public space to a large adjacent residential community.

news | 2 months ago

Foster + Partners’ Tulip Tower isn’t going to bloom after plea rejected by the UK Government

UK Government has rejected the appeal to built the proposed 1000ft high tower in the heart of London.

news | 2 months ago

ZHA shares construction update for their plant-filled mixed-use building in Prague

Construction of the Masaryčka building in Prague continues with the structure of the retail levels on the ground and first floors now completed.

architecture | 2 months ago

Earthitects designs ecologically conscious Stone Lodges to work closely with Nature

Located on a 13 acres coffee plantation, the project is part of a bigger masterplan that includes 15 lodges, conceived as a post-pandemic gated community.

competitions | 2 months ago

Superscape 2022 Theme: GREEN SHIFT - Visions for sustainable living

The biannual prize seeks to encourage innovative and visionary architectural concepts that explore new models of living over a broad expanse of 30 years.

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events | 2 months ago

Velux presents inaugural ‘Build for Life’ conference bringing industry professionals together

Free and open to all, The Build for Life Conference 2021 is a fully digital event that will feature more than 90 expert speakers from around the world.

news | 2 months ago

Korean Pavilion is a terraced-compound of successively receding levels with a pyrotechnic façade

Designed by Moon Hoon and Mooyuki Architects, the pavilion puts on a dazzling display of colour, thanks to its kinetic façade.

news | 2 months ago

‘The Rig’ is a theme park and resorts located on an offshore oil platform in Saudi Arabia

“THE RIG.”, is a new tourism project, inspired by offshore oil platforms located in the Arabian Gulf.

architecture | 2 months ago

ZED Lab cuts solar radiation by 50% in private residence through parametrically-designed double roof

ZED Lab creates a near-net-zero integrated double-family residence, House Under Shadows, located in Karnal in North India.

architecture | 2 months ago

Hara House dissolves boundaries of private house to form new connections with the community

Hara house is located in an agricultural village in Nagaoka city, Niigata prefecture.

people | 2 months ago

“Great design conversations are ultimately all about environments and communities” Razvan Ghilic-Micu

Post-show interview with festival director, Razvan I. Ghilic-Micu of Archifest 2021

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