Tenhachi House / Tenhachi Architect & Interior Design
This is a renovation for our own apartment in Kanagawa. .8 (TENHACHI) Architect & Interior design reconfigured the layout of the 67-square-meter...
Venice Architecture Biennale 2016: Reporting from the Front
Over 100 tons of perfectly ordered rubble is what greets visitors to the 15th International Architecture Exhibition of the Venice Biennale. It’s not a provocation, but rather a statement, in …
Recycling | Dezeen
Stories about recycling and the use of recycled materials in architecture and design projects, including products made from discarded and re-used materials.
Bristol's Sorting Office: Get it sorted!
In 2015 the former Sorting Office on Cattle Market Road, derelict for 18 years and long considered an eyesore, was acquired by Bristol City Council for an estimated £5.4 million. The Council has budgeted up to £2m for the Sorting Office's demolition with “The aspiration...to develop a high quality commercially led, high density mixed use development that re‐imagines this high profile, strategically significant site…”. The public ownership of the iconic former Sorting Office makes it a...
Architect Designs Oceanic City 3D Printed From Algae, Plastic Waste
Belgium-based architect Vincent Callebaut launched the plans for a futuristic, self-sufficient ocean village called Aequorea. Each village will be home to various "oceanscrapers" submerged 1,000 meters into the oceans, housing up to 20,000 people.
Building with Waste
The ETH Zurich Pavilion at the IDEAS CITY Festival in New York City (28-30 May 2015) is built of boards made from discarded beverage cartons, an example of turning waste into a resource, the "matter from which to construct or configure new cities."
The ActiveHouse: Active Thermally Insulated Façades
The Bartlett School of Architecture: Design Research Folios: The ActiveHouse: Active Thermally Insulated Façades by Stephen Gage