An exhibition of the top fifteen Architectural Design submissions for the Bamiyan Culture Centre was launched by the UNESCO Office in Afghanistan, early this May. Ed Chew's entry was one of 15 selected from among the 1070 submitted entries to grace the walls of the exhibition hall at the historic Garden of Babur.
A+U congratulates and celebrates this year's Pritzker Prize laureate, Balkrishna Vithaldas Doshi. In commemoration of this occasion, we bring back one of our earlier issues - the a+u 1997 July issue - dedicated to the Indian architect, in digital format.Get[…]
Teiga da vaut is a forest hut located in Domat / Ems, Switzerland. The intention of the project was to use as much of the tree as possible. Caminada’s work is deeply engaged with the local timber construction techniques.October 2015[…]
Taking its name from 15th-century Italian mosaic artisans who swept marble chips out onto their terraces, terrazzo floors are timeless.The post Inside Outside: 10 Virtually Seamless Terrazzo Surfaces appeared first on Journal.
Norwegian studio Reiulf Ramstad Architects arranged the living areas of these two homes in a stack of concrete, timber and glass boxes that extend out from a steeply sloping site in an Oslo suburb. Read more
Milan's Palazzo Clerici has provided a dramatic setting for an exhibition by Hay, Sonos and WeWork, which juxtaposes contemporary furniture and products against the historic building's ornate details. Read more