Teaching with Bamboo #architecture #sustainable

This amazing sustainable structure is a Lecture Hall in Yangshan, Wuxi, China. Built on the site of a former bamboo forest, it’s significant in size, covering almost 1700 sqm and integrates an interior space, exterior recreation area and an extension of the surrounding landscape. Sustainable SYN Architects referenced the former natural landscape with their use […]

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A sustainable city from new #architecture #urbandesign

The new Indian state capital of Amaravati will be “one of the most sustainable in the world.” Designed by Foster + Partners following an international competiton, it will be the new administrative capital of the South Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. The city is creating a capital following the 2014 transfer of its former capital […]

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A taste of design in a single malt #architecture #design

Design At the heart of the Macallan estate in Speyside, Scotland, is a new design for a distillery that has been crafting whisky for almost 200 years. The building is rich in form and materials. The building is designed to increase the production process by 30% with a series of organized, linear cells under an […]

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Historical reflection #architecture #urbandesign

The Milestone is a 12 storey, mixed use space creating an anchor on a public square in Neue Weststadt, Esslingen, Germany. The Milestone is a new 6,500m2 mixed-use office building by MVRDV with a distinct part-reflective façade and open geometric core… …its façade designed like a crystal rock is interactive and carries the topography of […]

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Take a seat #architecture #design #thinkdifferently

A furniture showroom made from…furniture… This design approach reminds us of the pop culture by Sculpture in the Environment (S.I.T.E) in the 1970’s. Read more about James Wines here. CHYBIK+KRISTOF Extensive experience from the Czech Republic and abroad makes it possible for us to appreciate a large number of contexts. Our major ambition is to […]

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