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Meet your maker: hand-crafted terrazzo trophies for the AR Emerging Architecture awards 2019Subscription
In celebration of twenty years of the Emerging Architecture awards, the AR has commissioned bespoke terrazzo trophies to be awarded to this year’s winners. We lift the lid on this process.
Remote control: Álvaro Siza in South KoreaSubscription
Although sometimes thousands of miles from his studio in Porto, the buildings of Álvaro Siza outside Portugal are intrinsically moulded by the spatial and social conditions of their site
Siza’s projects are known for their sensitive and delicate responses to the spatial and often social conditions of the site
A sense of movement within spatial boundaries creates beauty on a campus for a cosmetic brand
This idyllic summer house was crafted by Portuguese carpenters and shipped and assembled on the Korean island of Jeju
A collection of small projects in a rural landscape
Stressing about what to get the architect in your life? The AR has you covered
The majority of the MuBE has been pushed underground to maximise the public space above
The 1970 Osaka Expo pavilion was a crystallisation of Mendes da Rocha’s belief in architecture as a means of rethinking landscape
Mendes da Rocha’s first building in Europe, the Museu dos Coches in Lisbon is a continuation of Mendes da Rocha’s consideration of the museum as a public space