Best of #August
 

Best of #August

Among the best of August a long wall that encloses twelve temporary residences for farmers in Australia, a bridge made up of a sequence of circles in Denmark and a museum that seems carved into the top of a mountain in Italy.

 

News

Ode to Osaka
 

Ode to Osaka

At the Oslo National Museum the reconstruction – by Manthey Kula Architects – of the Sverre Fehn’s pavilion for 1970’s Osaka Expo, shows how it was designed with great intelligence, going against the tide of the futuristic rhetoric of the times.

 

Reviews / Ivo Bonacorsi

Monocular Giants

In the 50th anniversary of Le Corbusier’s death the little but dense book by Giacomo “Piraz” Pirazzoli analyzes the architect’s paintings focusing on his monocular vision, due to the loss of the left eye.

 

News / Giacomo Pirazzoli

Västermalms Atrium
 

Västermalms Atrium

The two large volumes designed by Joliark in Stockholm city centre and positioned in the shape of a V, appear with their imposing silhouette and their completely different facades on the two fronts.

 

Architecture

Elephant House Zoo
 

Elephant House Zoo

Designed by Markus Schietsch, this wooden shell that dissolves in a transparent structure houses the elephants of the Zurich Zoo and creates a symbiosis between architecture and landscape.

 

Architecture

Yácatas 475

The black-reflective facade of this residential building designed by EDAA in Ciudad de México captures the neighborhood reflections and the surrounding lights, while building a special character.

 

Architecture

Saint-Ange Residency
 

Saint-Ange Residency

For this apartments building in Tour Saint-Ange’s park, France, Odile Decq conceived a black, monolithic architecture that twists to reach the view beyond the valley.

 

Architecture

An Architecture Office
 

An Architecture Office

White Arkitekter have established An Architecture Office as a base from which to work but also to engage the citizens of Kiruna in the process of relocating the city.

 

News

CLC: Trika Villa

Combining up-to-date engineering knowledge with clean organic designs Chiangmai Life Construction created a tropical sanctuary with modern comfort.

 

Architecture