Experimental Slow Living with Minimal Footprint for a Leisure Home in Kerala | NO Architects Designers and Social Artists

This minimal project is a weekend home on the Ashtamudi Lake in the tropics. It is a sustainable house with a minimal footprint, that upcycles various spaces, components, and materials from a dilapidated structure, that existed on the site. The design retains traces of the existing house while adding new spatial volumes, satisfying the functional … Read more

Baiziwan Social Housing / MAD Architects

Baiziwan Social Housing / MAD Architects © ArchExist + 24 Share Share Facebook Twitter Mail Pinterest Whatsapp Or https://www.archdaily.com/984014/baiziwan-social-housing-mad-architects © Yumeng Zhu Text description provided by the architects. Baiziwan Social Housing (later referred to as Baiziwan) is the first affordable housing project by MAD Architects, led by Ma Yansong. Located near the CBD (central business … Read more

“I Grew Up Where Architecture Was Designed to Oppress”: Wandile Mthiyane on Social Impact and Learning from South Africa

“I Grew Up Where Architecture Was Designed to Oppress”: Wandile Mthiyane on Social Impact and Learning from South Africa Wandile motivates students in Swaziland to chase after their dreams. Image © Troy Homenchuk, Andrew Von Maur, Andrews University School of Architecture & Interior Design Share Share Facebook Twitter Mail Pinterest Whatsapp Or https://www.archdaily.com/947507/i-grew-up-where-architecture-was-designed-to-oppress-wandile-mthiyane-on-social-impact-and-learning-from-south-africa Design justice … Read more

Cloud House / NO Architects Designers and Social Artists

Cloud House / NO Architects Designers and Social Artists © Harikrishnan Sasidharan + 23 Share Share Facebook Twitter Mail Pinterest Whatsapp Or https://www.archdaily.com/983798/cloud-house-no-architects-designers-and-social-artists Area Area of ​​this architecture project Area: 123 m² Year Completion year of this architecture project Year: 2021 Photographs Manufacturers Brands with products used in this architecture project Manufacturers: Duravit, Grohe, VitrA, … Read more

From the Maid’s Room to the Outskirts: How Does Architecture Respond to the Social Changes of Domestic Work?

From the Maid’s Room to the Outskirts: How Does Architecture Respond to the Social Changes of Domestic Work? © José Afonso Junior, via projeto “Suitemaster e Quarto de Empregada” Share Share Facebook Twitter Pinterest Whatsapp Mail Or https://www.archdaily.com/980816/from-the-maids-room-to-the-outskirts-how-does-architecture-respond-to-the-social-changes-of-domestic-work The maid’s quarters are “with their days numbered”, although they still find a place in the new … Read more