A walk above the tide
 

A walk above the tide

After 9 years of studies and 3 years construction on site, the jetty to the Mont-Saint-Michel by Dietmar Feichtinger Architects will be opened to pedestrians today.

 

Architecture

Made in London
 

Made in London

At this year’s London Festival of Architecture, Cloud Architecture proposed two weeks in a pop-up studio at Old Spitalfields Market to investigate how to enhance the appeal of this part of the capital.

 

Architecture / Tony Minichiello

Villa Glicini

The garden was the starting point for the restoration and extension of Villa Glicini by Laura Mascino, an Art Nouveau small villa like so many others – home and studio of an artist.

 

Architecture

RPBW: Fondation Pathé
 

RPBW: Fondation Pathé

Thorsten Sahlmann explains the essence of the latest parisian project by Renzo Piano: the Fondation Jerôme Seydoux-Pathé, that will house office space, archives, a record and research centre, exhibition spaces and a screening room for the historical film company.

 

Architecture / Salvator-John A. Liotta

2 playgrounds for Paris
 

2 playgrounds for Paris

NP2F realized two playgrounds within the “Grand Paris”. The first one is temporary, located in front of the Pavillon de l’Arsenal; the second one, permanent, in Alfortville.

 

Architecture

Best of #books

This week Domusweb offers a selection of books that address different issues, including the Palestinian question, starting from the designer’s point of view.

 

News

La Búsqueda
 

La Búsqueda

The last work of the Mexican artist Teresa Margolles, at Zürich's Migros Museum, tells the plague of femicide in Ciudad Juarez through the posters of lost identities.

 

Art / Martina Angelotti

House of the Infinite
 

House of the Infinite

In Cádiz Alberto Campo Baeza have built an infinite plane facing the Atlantic Ocean, a house that emerges from the sand as a stone platform.

 

Architecture

From Fablabs to Fab cities

In Barcelona, Fab10, the tenth edition of the event on digital manufacturing, inaugurated the launch of the “Fab Cities” project by the city council to create a network of neighbourhood Fablabs.

 

Design / Alice Mela

Cree Cultural Institute
 

Cree Cultural Institute

Designed by Rubin & Rotman Architects, the Aanischaaukamikw Cree Cultural Institute’s building turns to the classic architecture of the Cree people’s traditional longhouse and to the particular context of the village of Oujé-Bougoumou.

 

Architecture

Blond & Bieber: Algaemy
 

Blond & Bieber: Algaemy

With Algaemy Blond and Bieber investigate the potential of microalgae in a creative context, revealing the aesthetic potential of a resource which is mostly regarded as weeds within Europe.

 

Design

The Phaistos Disc’s Secret

Invited by Dakis Joannou Polish artist Pawel Althamer turned the Hydra slaughterhouse into an interactive space, in which communication and creativity merge to construct a tangle of intimate relationships reminiscent of those formed within the family nucleus.

 

Art / Tommaso Speretta