BIM – a Tool, an Approach, a Paradigm « Landscape Architecture Platform

Redefining the way we think and work when designing landscapes Building Information Modeling, or BIM. Doesn’t sound very earthshattering, does it? Anyone not in the AEC sphere would have a hard time guessing just how far-reaching the impact these three nondescript words, and everything that they represent, have had on the discipline of architectural design. … Read more

Concrete Estates: The Legacy of Soviet-Era Housing

Concrete Estates: The Legacy of Soviet-Era Housing Bolshaya Tulskaya Residential Complex . Image © Dumitru Rusu Share Share Facebook Twitter Pinterest Whatsapp Mail Or https://www.archdaily.com/981407/concrete-estates-the-legacy-of-soviet-era-housing When cities grow, fueled by an expanding population, housing becomes an essential component of the urban character of a metropolis. Across the world, housing experiments have been propagated by governments … Read more

How Jan Kattein Architects Are Working to Regenerate Urban Spaces

How Jan Kattein Architects Are Working to Regenerate Urban Spaces Aberfeldy Street / Jan Kattein Architects. Image © Jan Kattein Architects Share Share Facebook Twitter Pinterest Whatsapp Mail Or https://www.archdaily.com/982254/how-jan-kattein-architects-are-working-to-regenerate-urban-spaces The award-winning firm, Jan Kattein Architects, works to realize the civic and spatial opportunities that architecture presents’ with their projects establishing a social and physical … Read more

Baan Nhuer Nham Restaurant / Looklen Architects

Baan Nhuer Nham Restaurant / Looklen Architects © Rungkit Charoenwat + 43 Share Share Facebook Twitter Pinterest Whatsapp Mail Or https://www.archdaily.com/982225/baan-nhuer-nham-restaurant-looklen-architects © Rungkit Charoenwat Text description provided by the architects. Loftily poised just by the Chao Praya River, “Baan Nhuer Nham” or the “House Above Water” is a cozy and intimate second-generation restaurant. Though it … Read more

Qingyijiang Road Elementary School / TAO (Trace Architecture Office)

Qingyijiang Road Elementary School / TAO (Trace Architecture Office) outdoor platform. Image © Schran Images + 43 Share Share Facebook Twitter Pinterest Whatsapp Mail Or https://www.archdaily.com/982152/qingyijiang-road-elementary-school-tao-trace-architecture-office Text description provided by the architects. Qingyijiang Road Elementary School is situated on a 90-mu site with buildings occupying about 30,000 square meters. Compared with schools in high-density cities … Read more

5 Designers Explore the Possibilities of Biomaterials in Mexico

5 Designers Explore the Possibilities of Biomaterials in Mexico © Almendra Isabel Share Share Facebook Twitter Pinterest Whatsapp Mail Or https://www.archdaily.com/981871/5-designers-explore-the-possibilities-of-biomaterials-in-mexico As part of the 14-day design festival that took place in Mexico City, SPACE10 presented the exhibition “Deconstructed Home”, with the intention of taking it to different places in Mexico. Five designers were convened … Read more

Trends Always Come Back: Retro Aesthetics with Modern Materials

Trends Always Come Back: Retro Aesthetics with Modern Materials Mo-Tel House / Office S&M. Image © French + Tye Share Share Facebook Twitter Pinterest Whatsapp Mail Or https://www.archdaily.com/982099/trends-always-come-back-retro-aesthetics-with-modern-materials As transitory as trends may be, they always have a way of coming back. We see it all the time in fashion, with clothing pieces we thought … Read more

Atour Village Public Restroom / GN Architects

Atour Village Public Restroom / GN Architects The entrance is hidden behind the white wall slices. Image © Wenjun Liang + 25 Share Share Facebook Twitter Pinterest Whatsapp Mail Or https://www.archdaily.com/982064/atour-village-public-restroom-gn-architects Area Area of ​​this architecture project Area: 216 m² Year Completion year of this architecture project Year: 2021 Photographs Lead Architect: Lijiang Shen, Hengxuan … Read more

Minimalist Windows: Erasing the Boundary Between Indoors and Outdoors

Minimalist Windows: Erasing the Boundary Between Indoors and Outdoors Pivoting window in Faruz House / Pitsou Kedem Architects. Image © Amit Geron Share Share Facebook Twitter Pinterest Whatsapp Mail Or https://www.archdaily.com/981627/minimalist-windows-erasing-the-boundary-between-indoors-and-outdoors Like a beautiful painting, windows showcase interiors and frame landscapes that connect users to the outside world, directing our eyes to what really matters. … Read more

Mariela Ajras: “I Think of the City as a Large Canvas Loaded With Morphological and Historical Stories”

Mariela Ajras: “I Think of the City as a Large Canvas Loaded With Morphological and Historical Stories” “Mañana Inmenso”, Buenos Aires Museo 2022. Image © Gonzalo Alfaraz Share Share Facebook Twitter Pinterest Whatsapp Mail Or https://www.archdaily.com/981855/mariela-ajras-i-think-of-the-city-as-a-large-canvas-loaded-with-morphological-and-historical-stories Addressing themes involving memory, oblivion and gender, the Argentinean visual artist and muralist, Mariela Ajras, displays her art on … Read more