Sun.Dec 03, 2023

article thumbnail

Pavilion E4. Efficient Outdoor Educational Space / Juan Gavilanes Veláz de Medrano + Ferran Ventura Blanch

ArchDaily

© Juan Gavilanes Veláz de Medrano + Ferran Ventura Blanch architects: Ferran Ventura Blanch architects: Juan Gavilanes Veláz de Medrano Location: Malaga, Spain Project Year: 2023 Photographs: Juan Gavilanes Veláz de Medrano + Ferran Ventura Blanch Area: 1292 ft2 Read more »

Education 361
article thumbnail

Heatherwick Studio complete new Azabudai Hills district in the heart of Tokyo

Avontuura

Azabudai Hills is an expression of the new: its deconstruction of the podium, its environmental mission, flowing forms and new plants. The post Heatherwick Studio complete new Azabudai Hills district in the heart of Tokyo appeared first on Åvontuura.

Insiders

Sign Up for our Newsletter

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Trending Sources

article thumbnail

NEOM Unveils Siranna, its Latest Tourist Destination in Saudi Arabia

ArchDaily

Courtesy of NEOM NEOM has just introduced “ Siranna ,” a new tourism destination within the new sustainable regional development evolving in Northwest Saudi Arabia. Aiming to blend innovation and refinement, while integrating with the coastal terrain, the design seeks to offer a luxury escape, with a 65-key hotel and 35 residences. Prioritizing minimal intervention in nature, Siranna’s development utilizes specific techniques to preserve the local landscape.

IT 326
article thumbnail

New architecture and design competitions: AI for the Built Environment, International VELUX Award, MICROHOME, and FRAME Awards

Archinect

For this week's curated picks of architecture and design competitions listed on Bustler, we are featuring four briefs calling for innovative design solutions exploring the use of AI in the built environment, fresh ideas for ways to harness daylight for the well-being of building inhabitants, concepts for off-grid, modular homes, and outstanding works in the fields of interior and product design.

article thumbnail

Architectural Visualization Trends and the Rise of AI

A new industry study conducted by Architizer on behalf of Chaos Enscape surveyed 2,139 design professionals to understand the state of architectural visualization and what to expect in the near future. We asked: How are visualizations produced in your firm? What impact does real-time rendering have? What approach are you taking toward the rise of AI?

article thumbnail

Imagining the Future of Construction: From Bio-Based Materials to Innovative Data

ArchDaily

Courtesy of Kingspan What insulation materials are needed to meet the challenges facing the modern built environment, including how to create a more sustainable future? What if some of them are already available? Kingspan’s dedicated innovation center, IKON, hosted a panel of experts to discuss some of the key issues and explore solutions. Michael Bol, an architect and Concepting Director at Buro Kade, Benjamin Constant, Director of Development and Partnerships at Neo-Eco Partner, and Sandra Del

More Trending

article thumbnail

What are Innovation Districts?

ArchDaily

Ho Chi Minh City Innovation District / Sasaki. Image Courtesy of Sasaki As technology and infrastructure rapidly evolve, a new buzzword finds itself in conversations across industries - innovation. The word is more relevant in light of future-facing challenges such as climate change, inequality, and economic crises. As a result of a surging interest in these concepts, innovation hubs have emerged across the world, aiming to foster creative and collaborative economies to spark quick change.

article thumbnail

La Balsanera house aims to revive "tradition of living on the river" in Ecuador

Deezen

Architecture studio Natura Futura Arquitectura and architect Juan Carlos Bamba have created a floating house along the Babahoyo River in Ecuador. Situated within a centuries-old floating village at risk of disappearing, La Balsanera is designed as a model for the preservation and sustainable redevelopment of the river's depleting community. La Balsanera is a floating house along the Babahoyo River Following the river's current closure as a commercial fluvial route, the community saw the number o

Housing 119
article thumbnail

Studio Gang Unveils Design for a Low-Carbon Theater for the Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival in the United States

ArchDaily

© Studio Gang Studio Gang has revealed the design for a new theater for the Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival (HVSF). Planned to become the first purpose-built LEED Platinum theater in the United States , the building located in Garrison, NY, will serve as the permanent home for HVSF. The structure, measuring over 13,800 square feet, or 1,280 square meters, is designed to become the central point of the 98-acre HVSF campus, aiming to emphasize the theater company’s commitment to sustainable pri

article thumbnail

Steelcase: Human-centred seating design | News | Architonic

Architonic

<p>You’d be forgiven for thinking that the human race should have mastered the design of the chair by now – we’ve been making them for millennia, after all. Yet still we keep trying to perfect our perches. Considered to be one of the harder typologies for a designer to crack, the chair is quintessentially an object that serves people; saving their legs and backs, easing their tasks.

Design 111
article thumbnail

From Plan to Reality: Unlocking the Power of Aerial Imagery for AEC

Aerial imagery has emerged as a necessary tool for architecture, engineering, and construction firms seeking to improve pre-construction site analysis, make more informed planning decisions, and ensure all stakeholders have access to an accurate visualization of the site to keep the project moving forward. Download our guide and take a deeper look at how aerial imagery can be leveraged to drive project efficiency by reducing unnecessary site visits and providing the accurate details required to

article thumbnail

Youli B?B / Brick&Cube Architects

ArchDaily

© Ming Shen architects: Brick&Cube Architects Location: Taopengcun, Pinggu District, Beijing, China Project Year: 2023 Photographs: Ming Shen Photographs: Chenlong Wang Area: 420.

Architect 307
article thumbnail

brazilian architect victor ortiz cloaks ‘copii spa’ with a billowing timber roof

designboom

architect victor ortiz takes inspiration from brazil's undulating sand dunes to design this 'copii spa,' surrounded by lush nature. The post brazilian architect victor ortiz cloaks ‘copii spa’ with a billowing timber roof appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.

Roofing 110
article thumbnail

Escalante Retreat / Imbue Design

ArchDaily

© Imbue Design architects: Imbue Design Location: Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument, Utah, United States Project Year: 2021 Photographs: Imbue Design Area: 131.

Design 307
article thumbnail

Vote for your favourite home interior of 2023!

Deezen

For our review of 2023 , we take a look back at the year's 10 most interesting home interiors and invite our readers to pick their favourite. With more than 500 interior stories published on Dezeen in 2023 so far, there is a wide variety of beautiful and unusual homes to choose from. Among the 10 most interesting we've published are a lodge in South Africa , an apartment in Spain's Torres Blancas tower and a tiny Scottish flat.

Interior 106
article thumbnail

7 Ways Real-Time Visualization Can Solve Architectural Challenges

In the dynamic world of architecture, design, and construction, creative problem-solving is crucial for success. Traditional methods often fall short in effectively conveying design intent to clients. Real-time visualization empowers you with a solid decision-making tool that smooths the design process. Discover the power of real-time visualization: Effective Communication Convey your vision clearly and align with clients.

article thumbnail

Wybrze?e Theater in Gda?sk / WAPA Warsztat Architektury Pracownia Autorska

ArchDaily

© Nate Cook architects: WAPA Warsztat Architektury Pracownia Autorska Location: Świętego Ducha 2, 80-834 Gdańsk, Poland Project Year: 2023 Photographs: Nate Cook Area: 4500.

Project 304
article thumbnail

The Water Drop Library by He Wei Studio | Architecture

Architonic

<p><em>Site conditions: advantages and challenges coexisting. </em>The building is located in Shuangyue Bay Central Park, Pinghai Town, Huizhou City, Guangdong Province, China. The park is between the ancient town of Pinghai and the sea, not far from the famous Shuangyue Bay Turtle Reserve. The overall terrain of the park is high in the north and low in the south, with hills and valleys in the north and the sea in the south.

article thumbnail

Building with Earth in Latin America: 12 Examples in Contemporary Architecture

ArchDaily

Discreet House / Jirau Arquitetura. Image © Walter Dias Being one of the first construction methods developed by humans, earth has proven its resilience and durability over time. While construction techniques have evolved and been updated over the years, there is still a long way to explore where the understanding of climate, geographic location, sustainability, structural requirements, and other factors determine its degree of application.

article thumbnail

News: A London garden oasis by Hayhurst & Co is named RIBA House of the Year for 2023

Bustler

The new Green House project in Tottenham, London, from Hayhurst & Co has been announced as the RIBA House of the Year for 2023 by the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA). The residence was selected from a six-entry shortlist by jurors Dido Milne, Director of CSK Architects; Bev Dockray, the co-founder of Coppin Dockray Architects; Jessam Al-Jawad, Director and co-founder of multi-disciplinary architecture studio Al-Jawad Pike; and Albert Hill of  The Modern House   and  Inigo.

Housing 105
article thumbnail

Concrete Waterproofing: The Next Step to a More Resilient Design

Don’t let water wash away all your hard work. When specifying concrete waterproofing, you need a solution that’s reliable and permanent. Without it, your concrete waterproofing is at risk of failing and letting water erode and corrode the concrete that it was supposed to protect. Reduce the risk of waterproofing failure by reading through our latest free specification e-book, which will take you through the four key components to better concrete waterproofing specification.

article thumbnail

Kaohsiung Social Housing / Mecanoo

ArchDaily

Completed in 2023 in Taiwan. Images by Ethan Lee. In a groundbreaking initiative, Mecanoo, introduces a innovative social housing project in Kaohsiung, marking a significant milestone as the city's.

Housing 293
article thumbnail

martin žampach 3d prints geometric coffee table bases topped with recycled plastic

designboom

alongside drawing on traditional ceramics techniques, the tables are crafted by an industrial 3D printing robot, allowing for larger sizes and a broader material palette. The post martin žampach 3d prints geometric coffee table bases topped with recycled plastic appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.

Technique 103
article thumbnail

Vargem Grande House / Ayako e Zebulun arquitetura

ArchDaily

© Federico Cairoli architects: Ayako architects: Zebulun Arquitetura Location: Vargem Grande, Rio de Janeiro - State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Project Year: 2023 Photographs: Federico Cairoli Area: 1733 ft2 Read more »

Housing 293
article thumbnail

Bringing spatial volume to a minimalist loft apartment

Habitus Living

This walk-up apartment in District 9 is a minimalist masterpiece, and perfectly demonstrates interior designer Joey Khu’s talent for crafting bespoke and artful spaces that stand the test of time. The home has a commanding yet calming presence – one that embodies simplicity and timeless elegance while addressing the practical and functional aspects of life at home.

Home 98
article thumbnail

Sustainable Architecture: Design Green with the Client in Mind

Speaker: Pedro Clarke – Principal Architect at A+ Architecture, In Loco Program Director

Sustainability begins with a conversation, and acquiring customer buy-in is entirely dependent on how the conversation is framed. Clients may not see sustainability as a priority out of fear of operational costs and quality. While these are legitimate concerns, it is our responsibility as architects to listen and foster a collaborative culture that answers client issues while also reducing our carbon footprint.

article thumbnail

JUANZONG Books & Cafe / CASE PAVILION

ArchDaily

Completed in 2023 in Haikou, China. Images by Runzi Zhu, Aranya, Yun Pai. In 2021, Haikou City initiated a series of cultural projects titled "Pavilions by the Sea," aimed at providing citizens with interdisciplinary and.

Cities 284
article thumbnail

megabudka’s hotel emerges as a cluster of slavic mud modules in russian national park 

designboom

the galleries at the entrance stand with a regular rhythm of arches and soft plaster edges while small windows punctuate the thick walls. The post megabudka’s hotel emerges as a cluster of slavic mud modules in russian national park appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.

Windows 91
article thumbnail

Exploring Linear Brick Aesthetics in Contemporary Architecture

ArchDaily

Villa Groot, Belgium / Lemaire & Longeval. Image Courtesy of Randers Tegl Bricks are versatile and long-lasting building materials that combine technical and aesthetic qualities. In a variety of shapes, dimensions, textures, and colors –depending on the manufacturing process and type of clay– incorporating bricks into architecture creates dynamic facades and structures.

article thumbnail

The Aldeburgh Music Creative Campus by Haworth Tompkins Architects

Archeyes

The Aldeburgh Music Creative Campus at Snape Maltings, completed in 2009 by Haworth Tompkins Architects, represents a significant architectural and cultural redevelopment. This project is part of a phased development. The post The Aldeburgh Music Creative Campus by Haworth Tompkins Architects appeared first on ArchEyes.

article thumbnail

Report: Optimism for Construction Growth in the Next Year Remains High

Research reveals 96% of respondents are very or fairly optimistic about their organization’s growth prospects for the next year. The InEight Global Capital Projects Outlook also finds over half see digital technology as the greatest growth opportunity. But these are only some of the findings. Don't be kept in the dark when it comes to the future. Read the report today!