All post of Dario Marcobelli

Moon Hoon – KPOP Curve

#complexity MULTI USE, CONCRETE, ICONIC BUILDING Moon Hoon: Baekhyeon-dong is divided in almost equal parts by its main caf street. The buildings in the surrounding areas are similarly subdivided by their function; the lower and ground levels are commercial, [...]

July 18, 2014 Asia

Kew Studio – Sean Godsell architects

#more with less ADDICTION, SURFACE, BOX Sean Godsell architects: A freestanding 24 sq m studio constructed to the north of an existing house in Kew. The design of the original house in 1996 assumed a second stage building to [...]

June 22, 2014 Oceania

Urko Sanchez architects – Anidan Shelter House

#community FACILITES, LOW COST, SUSTAINABLE Urko Sanchez architects: The assignment of the project was to construct a shelter house in Lamu island, housing approximately 200 orphans and needy children, to be run by Rafael Seles, the chairman of ANIDAN. [...]

May 10, 2014 Africa

Simon Laws Anthill Constructions – Lychee Garden

#sustainability RESIDENTIAL, ORGANIC, LOW TECH Simon Laws Anthill Constructions: here a short video: The Lychee Garden is a residential hub for the Halo Group s international design headquarters and manufacturing operations based in and around the once rural [...]

May 1, 2014 Asia

McBride Charles Ryan – Dallas Brooks Community School

#community EDUCATION, COLOR, COURTYARD McBride Charles Ryan: Dallas Brooks Community Primary School is an amalgamation of three local primary schools in Dallas, Broadmeadows, in the North of Melbourne. It is part of a number of public school developments in [...]

April 22, 2014 Oceania

Cowshed – Canterwilliamson architects

#new uses COURTYARD HOUSE, LOW COST, SUSTAINABLE Carterwilliamson architects: The old cowshed in Glebe provided a rare opportunity to preserve some of the character and charm of this eclectic neighborhood. The shed was simple, essentially a long brick wall [...]

April 4, 2014 Oceania

Paul Chevallier School – Tectonique architects

#sustainable technology EDUCATION, NATURE, WOOD Tectoniques architects: The Paul Chevallier school complex is situated in Rillieux-la-Pape, a northern suburb of Lyon. At 5,034 m2, it is an unusually large project; and this indicates the growing attractiveness of the area. [...]

March 11, 2014 Europe

GRID temporary housing – Carterwilliamson architects

#low tech HOUSING, LOW COST, TEMPORARY Carterwilliamson architects: In a world increasingly challenged by man-made and natural disasters, it is now time to consider the development of a sustainable housing prototype, which can be assembled quickly and transported cheaply [...]

February 28, 2014 Oceania

National Arboretum Camberra – Taylor Cullity Lethlean

#landscape LANDSCAPE, NATURE, LANDART Taylor Cullity Lethlean: In 2004 following devastating fires in January 2003 and inspired by Griffins vision for the National Capital, the ACT Government developed a proposal for an International Arboretum to be established on a [...]

February 14, 2014 Oceania

Naturum Takern – WingA?rdhs studio

#landscape FACILITIES, THATCHED ROOF, SUSTAINABLE WingA?rdhs studio:   The opportunity of planning a visitor center at Lake TA?kern began with an invited competition in 2007. WingA?rdhs said to en.presstinternational: “Designing a building that helps guide visitors is a gratifying [...]

February 13, 2014 Europe