Hemp and lime studio in Italy highlights sustainable living

Architects Cosimo Terlizzi and partner Damien Modolo set up a llamame-style hemp and lime building art studio in southern Italy. It combines traditional building style from the Valle d’Itria region and Alto Salento with modern, sustainable materials and energy management systems. The team designed the studio to reflect the owners’ love of both police countryside … Read more

Innovative i-Mesh fabric takes shape at Expo 2020 Dubai

The construction and textile industries are among the most targeted industries for waste production, toxins and carbon emissions. Innovation in both areas is moving towards a more environmentally friendly and sustainable focus. Recently unveiled at Expo 2020 Dubai, i-Mesh is an artistic and creative approach to dealing with hot climates as in the Middle East. … Read more

Park and Polk is a mixed-use building shaped like an H

San Diego, California is the site of a new mixed-use building, located between the Hillcrest and University of Heights parts of the city on a barren site that has been vacant for ten years. Developed by architect Jonathan Segal, the building is known as Park and Polk. Continue reading below Our featured videos Park and … Read more

Outreach Center provides education for underserved communities

Community outreach programs revolve around providing support to citizens and the local community. The establishment of the Lincoln University Collaborative Extension Outreach Center (LUCE) at the University of Lincoln in Sexton, Missouri also included public and environmental safeguards. Continue reading below Our featured videos The outreach center opened in October 2021, replacing an older and … Read more

Pool house uses traditional Spain “pedra en sec” design

Casa Fly is a house that reflects the surrounding landscape and the culture of Mallorca and Spain. Completed in 2020, it offers sweeping views that embrace the quintessential small coastal town allure. Continue reading below Our featured videos The planning, designed by studio Biff Architects, began with a reflection of the area’s traditional building techniques, … Read more

Apartment complex celebrates 360 views of the Swiss Alps

Through an architectural competition, Apropos Architects has been selected by a Swiss family wishing to rebuild a family home. The family was inspired by the possibility of creating a larger, energy-efficient home with five apartments. The building has been shaped and designed to fit into the stunning alpine environment. Continue reading below Our featured videos … Read more

Aeon is a point between two worlds

From the steel door entry, to the soft lines, to the stark contrast in the interior design, Aeon is all about embracing and breaking boundaries. Continue reading below Our featured videos The two buildings that make up Aeon, a hotel and wellness center, return time and time again to a connected, yet separate theme. The … Read more

Chinese hospital’s biophilic design values patient wellness

B+H Architects has just revealed their design for the new Jiaxing Kaiyi Hospital in Zhejiang Province, China. It was designed with sustainability and patient health in mind. Opening in October 2021, the 500-bed hospital sets a new standard for wellness-oriented healthcare and includes natural ventilation, trees to shield the facility from road noise, and biophilic … Read more