On the 2018 Lavazza calendar, he is 1 of 17 “cultural heroes” chosen by the coffee giant to represent the United Nations’ 17 Sustainable Development Goals for a better world. Faccin’s urban beehive is a small project with big potential, and exemplifies positive thinking applied to design.
Past Present Future is a series of interviews by Gianpiero Venturini from Itinerant Office. Nanne de Ru, founder of Powerhouse Company, is the fourth of the architects to be interviewed.
The role of the architect in society, space debris and future organisms. The interview with Daan Roosegaarde is a call to action for all creatives.
Delicate in its gestures and always accessible, Barber & Osgerby's works express themselves through bright colors and clear shapes. Their latest project for Vitra follows this approach.
On show in Berlin an exhibition at the Haus der Kulturen der Welt on the role of cultural power during the cold war. The interview with the curator.
I MASSELLI® by CP Parquet is an exclusive product line made without glue and varnish. For this reason all the products are suitable for bio building, with a particular attention to the environment.
From the very beginning, the aim of Tubes has been to give a new identity to the radiator, and the Basics collection is the first concrete expression of this. It is characterised by the innovative approach that has guided the choices from conceptual, formal and aesthetic standpoints, though concentrating on the development of lines in which it is the tubular element organised around traditional models that dominates.
Just like sparkling jewels, the boards of Metal Luxury by Corà Parquet seem to absorb and reflect the light creating precious atmospheres. A parquet that expresses splendor through tridimensional, almost kaleidoscopic, finishes.
In December’s issue: the last editorial by Nicola Di Battista, the power station at the Foz Tua Dam by Souto de Moura, the Zuidblock by Hans Kollhoff and the Motoazabu house by Tadao Ando. The supplement is a special issue on Michele De Lucchi.
A recent lecture by Annie Warburton from the UK Crafts Council inspired Stefano Maffei to explore the complex roads taken by contemporary artisanship, where traditional skills mix with digital technology.
The Belgian practice conceived a circular scheme to analyse the elements of sustainability that is the base of their projects.
London-based Gilles Retsin Architecture has completed a temporary pavillion in Tallin, using lego-like building blocks made of CNC-cutted plywood.
pH+ realised a residential complex on a hillside north of London, featuring carefully selected materials that are used in sensitive and pragmatic ways.
Immediately becoming an urban landmark, the Amphithéâtre Cogeco by Atelier Paul Laurendeau features a cantilivered tapered red roof.
Torre Velasca and Palazzo dell’Arte, two fundamental locations for their architectural and design-related content, are hosting the American artist Nick Mauss, whose work is illuminated and viewable around the clock.
The Portuguese studio designed the scenography for the Teatro Rivoli in Porto, introducing a set of contradictions.
José Neves used cork to transform the square of the Belém Cultural Center in Lisbon, covering the existing limestone facades.