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Secundaria Valladolid – Boutique de arquitectura

Secundaria Valladolid – Boutique de arquitectura

Boutique de arcquitectura: http://boutiquedearquitectura.com CONTAINER, RECYCLE, OPEN/CLOSED Secundaria Valladolid (Valladolid Middle school) is a unique project within Mexico’s schooling infrastructure. From the start, the main objective was to create something innovative and appealing for the young students. One of the most challenging conditions was the short construction time, since the building had to be verified [...]

dicembre 20, 2015 Edoardo Mosca America 0

Chuquibambilla School Project- AMA – Afonso Maccaglia Architecture/BOSCH ARQUITECTOS

Chuquibambilla School Project- AMA – Afonso Maccaglia Architecture/BOSCH ARQUITECTOS

#community SUSTAINABILITY-EDUCATION-PUBLIC UTILITIES The rural ethnic coffee growing province of Chuquibambilla, located in the Central Highlands of Peru, on the western part of the district of Pangoa, is the commercial and cultural center of this region. About 1600 families live in the town, with over 250 children attending primary and secondary school level. Due to [...]

aprile 24, 2014 Luca Marinelli America 0

Centro Cultural Gabriela Ministral (GAM) – Cristian Fernandez Arquitectos CFA

Centro Cultural Gabriela Ministral (GAM) – Cristian Fernandez Arquitectos CFA

#community  PUBLIC UTILITIES  – COMMUNITY CENTRE –  CONCRETE – CORTEN  Cristian Fernandez Arquitectos CFA :  www.cfa.cl Openness and transparency are the transverse ideas from different areas of the new project, not only because the opening of this landmark building embodies the idea of a reconciled country, but because the new destination and dedication of this [...]

marzo 19, 2014 Elisabetta Fragala America 0

Hendee-Borg House – William O’Brien Jr

Hendee-Borg House – William O’Brien Jr

 #more with less  SYMMETRY, LIGHT, ARTIST HOME http://www.wojr.org/   Hendee-Borg House: A Study in Nested Symmetries The Hendee-Borg House is a symmetrical saw-tooth roof house for two artists—a sculptor and a media artist—that includes a pair of large artist studios and an attenuated gallery space, in addition to a sequence of domestic spaces. The studio [...]

febbraio 18, 2014 Julia De Vito America 0

Bloom – DOSU Studio Architecture

Bloom – DOSU Studio Architecture

DOSU Studio Architecture: dosu-arch.com RESPONSIVE, SURFACE, TECHNOLOGY   https://vimeo.com/34843926  A sun-tracking instrument indexing time and temperature, with a shape alluding to a woman’s Victorian-era under garment, “Bloom” stitches together material experimentation, structural innovation, and computational form and pattern-making into an environmentally responsive form. Made primarily out of a “smart” thermobimetal, a sheet metal that curls when [...]

gennaio 22, 2014 Daniele Ficociello America 0

Docet Institute – S-AR stación-ARquitectura

Docet Institute – S-AR stación-ARquitectura

http://s-ar.mx/ LOCAL MATERIALS, COURTYARD, EXPANDABLE The most important fact for the project was that the land on which it would be built had a great number of mature trees.  So we proposed to strategically locate the building seeking not to throw any of these trees. That generates an access to the building in the middle [...]

gennaio 6, 2014 Julia De Vito America 0

Leitão 653 – Triptyque Architecture

Leitão 653 – Triptyque Architecture

http://triptyqueblog.blogspot.com/ glass bricks, transparent, narrow   The building stands over seven floors of which two are duplex. Built between high towers on a narrow and long plot (10×35 meters), the tower catches a cathedral light through a side wall of glass bricks completely revisited. Blocks sometimes milky, transparent or matt deliver a moucharabié effect that [...]

dicembre 13, 2013 Julia De Vito America 0

Lookout Point Ruta del Peregrino – HHF Architects

Lookout Point Ruta del Peregrino – HHF Architects

HHF Architects: http://www.hhf.ch NATURE, RELIGION, ROUND SHAPE   Ruta del Peregrino is a pilgrimage route extending 117 kilometers across Jalisco, Mexico. Pilgrimages are an integral part of religion in Mexico. This religious act of faith and devotion has been carried on for centuries across the country, and until recently has rarely been recognized or supported by [...]

novembre 21, 2013 Salvatore Spataro America 0

Fogo Island, Squish Studio – Saunders Architecture

Fogo Island, Squish Studio – Saunders Architecture

#level 0 ARTIST’S STUDIO, WHITE TRAPEZIUM SHAPED, SEA Saunders Architecture : www.saunders.no     The Shorefast Foundation and the Fogo Island Arts Corporation has commissioned Todd Saunders to design a series of six artists’ studios on various Fogo Island locations. The organization is committed to preserving the Islanders’ traditions and aims at rejuvenating the island [...]

giugno 25, 2013 Rosella Longavita America 0

Casa Bromelia – Urban Recycle Architecture Studio

Casa Bromelia – Urban Recycle Architecture Studio

Urban Recycle Architecture Studio:  www.urbanrecycle.com.br LIGHT, LINEAR, SPACE   House URX.01, familiarly known as Casa Bromelia, is yhe pioneer project of Urban Recycle Studio in the residential architecture sector. Designed and built between January/2010 and December/2011, Casa Bromelia tried to answer to user’s needs, respecting spaces and organization of the surrounding environment. The main project [...]

maggio 28, 2013 Roberta Melasecca America 0