Seminario Internacional Sistema Sustentable: Materiales, edificios y ciudades

A realizarse desde el Martes 4 de Octubre, 2011 (14:00) al Jueves 6 de Octubre, 2011 (18:00). Organiza: Goethe Institut Santiago, CITU y CIS UNAB Lugar: Nueva Sede GOETHE INSTITUT Santiago, Holanda 100, 2º Piso, Providencia. Fecha: Martes 4, Miércoles 5, y Jueves 6 de Octubre 2011. El seminario explora tres dimensiones del desarrollo sostenible, […]


Ganadores Concurso Manzana de las Luces en Argentina

Sgundo Lugar / De la Mota-Cocco El concurso “Manzana de las Luces” pretende llegar a un anteproyecto para la Sede de la Comisión Nacional Museos y de Monumentos y Lugares Históricos (CNM) y la Sede del Centro Nacional de Patrimonio (CNP) y Áreas de vinculación con Edificios Históricos Existentes ubicado en la ciudad de Buenos […]


P[RAY]HOUSE / Julian Palapa

© Ardha Dian Rizki Architects: Julian Palapa Location: Cibubur, Indonesia Design Team: Nurul Andini (Architect Embassy) Project Manager: Wira Farrel Project Team: Eri Eko, Arief Hakim, Aris Fanany, Arief Adiharsa, Indrajati Project Year: 2011 Project Area: 180 sqm Photographs: Ardha Dian Rizki, Julian Palapa In the beginning, this mosque was a simple aspiration from the […]


Video: 3D Drawing Machine

Click here to view the embedded video. Two young artists Ryan and Trevor Oakes have introduced a unique way for drawing using a 3D drawing machine that assists in re-presenting the view in front of one’s eyes. The machine was developed as an exploration of the nature of vision with a goal to recreate realism […]


RAKE Showroom / RAKE visningsrom

© Courtesy of RAKE visningsrom   Architects: RAKE visningsrom Location: Trondheim, Norway Project Year: 2011 Photographs: Courtesy of RAKE visningsrom The showroom RAKE is the latest addition to Trondheim’s art landscape. It is the result of a student workshop in which thirty students from the architecture schools of Trondheim, Oslo and Bergen joined forces to […]


Fraunhofer Headquarters / Pedra Silva Architects

© João Morgado Architect: Pedra Silva Architects Location: Porto, Portugal Project Coordination: Luís Pedra Silva Project Area: 1,660 sqm Project year: 2011 Photographs: João Morgado © João Morgado Associação Fraunhofer Portugal is a non-­?profit private research association and is part of the German Fraunhofer-­ Gesellschaft, the largest organization for applied research in Europe. Although not familiar […]


Kenmore Library / Weinstein A|U

© Lara Swimmer Architects: Weinstein A|U Location: Kenmore, Washington Design Team: Matt Aalfs, Ed Weinstein Project Size: 19,000 sqf Project Year: 2007-2011 Photographs: Lara Swimmer The Kenmore Library serves a suburban community largely bypassed by recent redevelopment.  Located in an emerging downtown core that is a mix of 1960s retail buildings, surface parking, and a […]


Today is Your Last Chance to Enter World’s Coolest Offices

Left: your author’s desk at Architizer HQ. Right: Google Zurich Engineering Hub. The deadline to submit your project to World’s Coolest Offices is  October 1 at 11:59pm EST, so head on over to the competition page and do so! The winners will receive $2,000, an iPad pre-loaded with AutoDesk software, 15 desk makeovers from Poppin, and editorial coverage […]


Banca Familiar / Valentín Garal

© Cortesía de Le Porc-Shop Banca Familiar es una colaboración del diseñador madrileño Valentín Garal para el taller de muebles hechos a mano Le Porc-Shop. Es un objeto destinado a los “no espacios” usualmente olvidados y carentes de carácter. Realizada en madera sólida de Sauce llorón, traslada su calidad constructiva a un concepto de excelencia […]


Viviendas Sociales en Paris – KOZ Architectes

Puntos claveEl complejo cuenta con 28 departamentos, una tienda, un negocio de locales y un sótano para estacionamiento. El sistema estructural esta hecho de hormigón armado. Recolección de agua de lluvia, calefacción por losa radiante, madera externa, carpintería de aluminio, logia y paseos privados por todos los departamentos. Calidad del medio ambienteRT2005 THPE: 70 kwh/m2/año; […]