Category list : Materials
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Simple materials and local skills inform a life-enhancing rural architecture.
Skill: Superloos Subscription
Innovations in materials and water services are improving the expressive potential in the architectural design of washrooms
The Seashore Library is a subtle Modernist intervention from the next generation of Chinese architects
Large-format units in combination with the latest energy-controlling technology is revolutionising contemporary cladding
Inspired by traditional Chinese paintings, Original Design Office’s Fan Zeng Art Museum is a wash of greys
Contemporary stone and brickwork design stands at the crossroads of craftsmanship and engineering, and also of invention and innovation
House of Memory Archives in Milan by BaukuhSubscription
Baukuh’s House of Memory archive building in Porta Nuova, Milan captures a violent past in a building for the future
Deep in a Kenyan forest, this house is an exploration of topography and materiality, ‘a ruin before its timeʼ awaiting the day when nature finally claims it back
Reconsidering the archetype of the mews dwelling, this new house explores the tension between the rigour of its street presence and a fluid inner realm
Exploring the language of simplicity and sobriety, this circular wall reconceptualises the notion of pilgrimage