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sqm – the quantified home
 

sqm – the quantified home

The quantification of the home, the reduction of the symbolic dimension of inhabiting to manageable numbers, is giving shape to new forms of housing questioning the architect’s role in envisioning and designing our urban future.

 

Reviews / Davide Sacconi

Latin America Architecture
 

Latin America Architecture

On view at MoMA the positions, debates, and architectural creativity from the Rio Grande to Tierra del Fuego, from Mexico to Cuba to the Southern Cone between 1955 and 1980.

 

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Aesthetics & performance

Michele Mole’, founder of Nemesi&Partners, tells Domus the project for the Italian Pavilion, an example of the importance of the collaboration between architects and constructors, of the dialogue between aesthetic invention and performative invention.

 

Interviews

Drone Strikes
 

Drone Strikes

White Hole presents a Forensic Architecture’s case study that analyses a rare video, smuggled out of North Waziristan, in order to reconstruct the space of the drone strike.

 

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Fayland House
 

Fayland House

The first move was the restoration of the site to its natural conditions, involving the removal of conflicting features that had been superimposed. Only then did Chipperfield erect this private bungalow, ensconced in the hills with robust brick columns.

 

Architecture

Museum of Cultures

Blocks of squared off shape, clad in zinc and a  crystal structure – lit around the clock – “bursts” in the area of the former Ansaldo plant to host MUDEC, from March 27 in Milan.

 

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An office for Candy Crush
 

An office for Candy Crush

Using King’s 200 games for inspiration, Adolfsson & Partners created an environment where all the employees can work and be inspired within a world of games.

 

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Dragonfly Park
 

Dragonfly Park

Dragonfly Park by V-architecture on the Vietnamese coast has been conceived with the aim of improve public spaces in the city and of changing the approaches of city’s authorities.

 

Architecture

Serpentine Pavilion 2015

An amorphous structure made of a translucent, multi-coloured fabric membrane will be the 15th Serpentine Pavilion, commissioned to Madrid-based architects SelgasCano.

 

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Bee’ah Headquarters
 

Bee’ah Headquarters

Bee’ah collaborated with MIR Creative Studios to create an animation of their new headquarters building in Sharjah, UAE, designed by Zaha Hadid Architects.

 

Video

Impasse Truillot
 

Impasse Truillot

In Paris 11th arrondissement Gaëtan Le Penhuel open up a little-noticed cul-de-sac revealing the new park edged with social housing units and a nursery for 60 kids.

 

Architecture

IMJ tree house

A pine tree supports the tree house designed by Ifat Finkelman and Deborah Warschawski for the entrance of the Youth Wing for Art Education at the Israel Museum in Jerusalem.

 

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