All post of Maria Elena Fauci

Patio house in Gracia Carles Enrich Arquitectura

Carles Enrich: # REUSE, PREEXISTENCE, DETAILS, PLYWOOD In the common language the word ai???detailai??? is often used to define something that is not very important, inside a general context. By contrast, in architecture, the quality of a project depends [...]

July 3, 2014 Europe

KESSEL-LO – NU architectuuratelier

#reuse PLYWOOD, PURIFICATION, FILTERS NU architectuuratelier: At a first glance what catches your attention is an orange door positioned on a traditional fa ade of a small building aligned along the street. From the outside, pedestrians can look into [...]

May 13, 2014 Europe

Baan Yoo Yen TA-CHA Design

TA-CHA Design: # Connection CHAN, PERSPECTIVES, VISUAL Chan is a Thai word, which literally means ai???terraceai???. In the past the original definition of this old Thai word was another one: “connection”. Just on this principle is based the concept [...]

March 19, 2014 Asia


B res Architects Attila B res: #ECOLOGICAL LARCH, INTEGRATION, ROCKS   Would you be so fond of architecture even to clean by yourself the rocks where to ease your volume down? Every smallest stone, result of years of a [...]

March 12, 2014 Europe

Gummo advertising agency – i29

i29 interior architects: REUSE, STYLISH, SMART, POTENTIAL   According to my Architecture planning professor at the University of Palermo, Mario Giorgianni, in order to delete old serial constructions you should paint them in white. The colour prevailed on their [...]

July 4, 2013 Europe

New Kyoto Town house, Japan

ALPHAVILLE: POLYHEDRAL, DYNAMIC, PLYWOOD, FUSION   The so-called Machiya are wooden houses on a row typical of Kyoto, the historical capital of Japan. In most cases they served both as the home and workplaces for their owners. However they [...]

June 17, 2013 Asia

Living on the edge, The Nederland – Arjen Reas

LANDSCAPE, FARMHOUSE, CONTEMPORARY, TRADITION Arjen Reas:   ai???Living on the edgeai??? has different meanings in our common spoken language, than in that one of architecture. It might signify, for instance, conducting your own life on the borderline, in a [...]

June 3, 2013 Europe

Dutch Mountain, denieuwegeneratie

  SUSTAINABILITY, SURPRISE, EXPERIMENTATION   denieuwegeneratie What does sustainable living look like? This is just the beginning of a new architecture attempt where experimentation is the means to find new solutions, unusual combinations and surprising results. This is a [...]

April 24, 2013 Europe

EYE Film Institute Netherlands – Delugan Meissl Associated Architects

  Delugan Meissl Associated Architects: EXPERIENCE, UNCONSCIOUS, CONSCIOUSNESS, FILM     Situated along the shore of the river IJ in Amsterdam, the EYE Film Institute represents a new landmark of the north extension of the city, occupying the former [...]

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