MARK Magazine # 36

We just received the lastest edition of MARK, one of our favorite publications. There are some absolutely arresting projects and articles in this issue. A personal favorite is a piece on Jean-Francois Rauzier’s art work. Rauzier builds unique worlds… Continue reading


Dubái también se abastecerá de las energías renovables

Resulta lógico pensar que los grandes productores de petróleo apenas utilicen las energías renovables para sus necesidades energéticas. En los Emiratos Árabes Unidos, Dubái tiene capacidad para producir con gas y petróleo unos 7.36GW, suficientes para cubrir la demanda máxima alcanzada hasta ahora (6GW), pero aún así ha establecido un plan para diversificar el origen … Continue reading


Lamoricière School / archi5

Architects: archi5
Location: Paris, France
Architecture and Urbanism Agency: archi5prod
Engineer, Economist: Mizrahi
Kitchen Engineer: BBN Conseils
Client: City of Paris
Surface: 3180 m²
Cost: 7165 000 Euros HT
Completion: 2011
Photographs: Fabien Terreaux, Thomas Jorion
Completed in September… Continue reading


University Building Winning Proposal / 3XN Architects

3XN Architects shared with us their competition winning proposal for the new university building in Uppsala, Sweden. Their design concept bridges the past and the future by extending the lines from the historical surroundings into an innovative structure. Pointing… Continue reading


The Harlem Edge, Finalist Entry by PRAUD

We just published the winners of the design ideas competition, The Harlem Edge / Cultivating Connections, organized by Emerging New York Architects (ENYA). One of the finalist entries was the proposal Greenhouse Transformer by Dongwoo Yim and Rafael Luna of Boston firm PRAUD. The concept received an Honorable Mention.


Richardson Apartments / David Baker + Partners

Architect: David Baker + Partners
Location: 365 Fulton Street, San Francisco, California, USA
Project Team: David Baker FAIA LEED AP (design principal); Peter MacKenzie AIA (principal-in-charge); Amit C. Price Patel AIA LEED AP (project architect); Brit EppersonContinue reading


Friday Food For Thought: App-lause and curtain up – Architonic’s new app

Just like at architonic.com, the Architonic app brings more than 78,000 products to your iPhone or iPad

As a pioneering thinker Steve Jobs dotted the i’s (and crossed the t’s) of modern communication by combining the Internet with the telephone, creating a user-friendly interface and packing everything into an outstandingly designed product. However, this is not delayed homage but “app-lause” for the “i-revolution” which he created!   ‘Apps’ are what we call […] Continue reading


Europan 11 Proposal: Science Park / YanKang Wang, ShuYan Wang, Yuan Lin, JingRong Zhong

The Europan 11 proposal for the science park in Ingolstadt, Germany received an honorable mention in the competition. Dominated by technology and science, the intent of YanKang Wang, ShuYan Wang, Yuan Lin, and JingRong Zhong is to create a… Continue reading


Strategy and Tactics / a+t

We are super excited about receiving the next magazine in the a+t strategy series. The series as a whole “analyzes the strategies undertaken in the projects of urban landscaping in order to achieve the set objectives.” This issue specifically… Continue reading


Sports Pavilion In Cadiz / EDDEA

Architects: EDDEA
Location: Calle del Torre Tajo s/n, Barbate (Cadiz), Spain
Partners in charge: Ignacio Laguillo Díaz (Project and Supervision Site), Harald Schönegger (Project)
Team: José Mª Sánchez Rey, María Romero, Felipe Clemente, Francisco Losada
Client: PublicContinue reading