Best of #offices
 

Best of #offices

On the occasion of Orgatec, we dedicate this week’s Best of to the office world, that is renewed from the point of view of design and architecture, to fit the new ways of working.

 

News

Biennale Interieur 2014
 

Biennale Interieur 2014

In the charming Belgian town of Kortrijk, set in the countryside of western Flanders, the 24th edition of the Biennale Interieur has recently opened (16–26 October 2014).

 

News

The Art of Publishing

30 years after his death we want to recall, especially for our younger generations of readers, Gianni Mazzocchi the inventor and the tireless animator of his publishing house, Editoriale Domus.

 

News

Stapleton Library
 

Stapleton Library

Andrew Berman Architect designed the Stapleton Library as an inviting, open, and accessible public space for the low income local community – a cornerstone for the revitalization of a once vibrant neighborhood of Staten Island.

 

Architecture

Yves Klein Lucio Fontana: Milano Parigi 1957-1962
 

Yves Klein Lucio Fontana: Milano Parigi 1957-1962

On the occasion of the exhibition at Milan’s Museo del Novecento, we publish Lucio Fontana’s extraordinary words on the question of space in art: a theme tackled by Fontana via holes in the canvas, by Klein with his blue dimension, and by Manzoni through his lines, with which he even
“surpassed the Americans”.

 

Art

The Wall of Nishihara

In a small gap in one of the congested Tokyo’s residential area, Sabaoarch conceived a house as a tree growing towards the sky that connects its inhabitants with the city.

 

Architecture

Matteo Ragni: Hub
 

Matteo Ragni: Hub

Fantoni presented at Biennale Interieur and then at Orgatec in Cologne, a modular office system created by Matteo Ragni for the contemporary way of working, efficient and flexible.

 

News

Social media architecture

The MoMa PS1 Young Architects Program has become systemically lost form its core mission becoming more of a platform for education about sustainable building practices than the facilitator for the music, architecture, and exhibition program.

 

Op-ed / Matt Shaw

Living on the riverside

The Entre Deux Rives housing project, developed by the architects Philippon-Kalt, announces the start of the new Ile-Saint-Denis riverside green neighbourhood.

 

Architecture

Scientific innovation centre
 

Scientific innovation centre

In the Chilean capital, a monolithic volume erected on a clear geometry stands out against the urban skyline. Its precise choices of composition make it home to a fruitful exchange of research, corporate resources and business.

 

Architecture

Speaking voices
 

Speaking voices

With his black and white images, Luigi Spina reveals how many cities are enclosed in the Camposanto of Messina, following a path, one of many possible ones, and narrating his encounters.

 

Photo-essays / Luigi Spina

The reality-herdened eye

Through 225 drawings and 65 models, the Centre Pompidou exhibition shares Frank Gehry’s architectural aesthetic and show the full range of his highly singular creativity.

 

Architecture / Jean-Michel Landecy