Archivo de la etiqueta: Materials

Open Courts Sports Complex / BKA-Bahadır Kul Architects

Architects: BKA-Bahadır Kul Architects
Location: Kayseri/Kayseri Province, Turkey
Area: 1952.0 sqm
Year: 2013
Photographs: Ket Kolektif

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The Materialists: strasserthun

Materials mood boards in three-dimensional space: punkt6 offers visitors an immersive environment that shifts the paradigm when it comes to materials libraries

Stick a pin in the middle map of Switzerland and the chances are you’ve landed near Thun, a small town that’s home to a big player in terms of materials know-how. Long-established, high-end carpenters and fitters strasserthun invite architects, planners, designers and end-clients to visit them on their home turf at their game-changing new punkt6 […]
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Win a FREE Full Pass to the 2015 AIA National Convention from reThink Wood

In just over a month, the AIA National Convention is coming to Atlanta to celebrate world class innovations in architecture, new materials and technology. If you haven’t booked your ticket already, here is a chance to attend one of the… Sigue leyendo

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Amanda Levete to Design Melbourne’s Second Annual MPavilion

British architect Amanda Levete of London-based studio AL_A has been selected to design Melbourne’s second annual MPavilion. The temporary structure will be used to house talks, workshops, performances and installations in the ”downtown oasis” of Queen Victoria Gardens starting this October. 
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Mexican Company Develops Wood Substitute from a Tequila Byproduct

Searching for an alternative to costly and resource intensive materials, Mexican company Plastinova has developed a wood substitute from a byproduct of tequila and recycled plastic which it claims is not only renewable, but also stronger than the materials that it hopes to replace.… Sigue leyendo

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Bob Champion Building / HawkinsBrown

Architects: HawkinsBrown
Location: Norfolk, UK
Architect In Charge: Russell Brown, Oliver Milton, Rebecca Wharry, Lucy Dinnen, Morag Morrison, Alex King, Annabel Jones, Julia Roberts, Thomas Hudson, Joseph Mackey
Year: 2014
Photographs: Gareth Gardner

Landscape Architect: BD Landscape
Structure Engineer: Arup, …
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House in Playa del Carmen / YUPANA Arquitectos

Architects: YUPANA Arquitectos
Location: Chincha Alta, Peru
Project Architects: Martín Montañez, Eduardo Acuña
Project Area: 256.0 m2
Project Year: 2014
Photographs: Courtesy of Condominios F&F

Collaborators: Andrea Cruzalegui, Julissa Casas, Domenica Lecca.
Construction: Grupo Fundo Doña Pancha.
Structures: Grupo Fundo …
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Harvard’s Material Processes and Systems Group Investigates Structural Ceramics

With “Protoceramics,” the Material Processes and Systems Group at the Harvard Graduate School of Design (MaP+S) sought to investigate the architectural possibilities of a material that might often be overlooked: thin, large-format ceramic tiles designed to act as interior finishes or exterior cladding. Instead… Sigue leyendo

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