red brick and vertical gardens define ‘canteria’ restaurant design in ecuador

architecture practice, natura futura arquitectura, has designed the urban restaurant, ‘canteria’, in the city of babahoyo, ecuador. the project arises from a series of interventions working with young entrepreneurs in under-used or abandoned spaces across the city, and, transforming them...

crisa santos arquitetos designs memorial park for a são paulo cemetery

crisa santos arquitetos has completed a memorial park for a cemetery in brazil. located at jardim angela in southwest são paulo, ‘memorial parque das cerejeiras’ totals an area of 300,000 square meters, or 74...

ikawaya architects’ seven gardens house is arranged in a checkered pattern

ikawaya architects has arranged the interior units and courtyards of the seven gardens house in a checkered pattern throughout the site, designing the two at the same time and with equal importance. one of this...

two translucent cylinders of wooden louvres extend the design college campus in ramat gan,...

the azriel faculty of design’s workshops building ‘eco-tubes’, ramat gan, israel, contains several workshops (wood, metal, foam, paint and more), classrooms, offices, and galleries, as well as the department of jewelry design. the building is part of...

mio tachibana architects completes ‘hinge’ house in tokyo with a gable roof

located in a quiet residential neighborhood in tokyo, the hinge house by mio tachibana architects has been designed for a couple in their late 60s. the two-floor residence encloses all essential functions on the ground...

perkins + will unveils southern california ‘camp lakota’ masterplan

american architecture firm perkins + will has completed projects across the globe and at a wide range of scales. the group has unveiled such projects as a technical building for a canadian university, a tropical...

heren 5 + paul timmer design a 45 sqm timber loft in amsterdam

in collaboration with furniture designer paul timmer, dutch studio heren 5 architects has designed the interior of a loft in the north of amsterdam. in this single-side oriented loft situated on the ground level, the...

brazil pavilion for expo 2020 dubai by oyapock architectes + andré scarpa

this proposal for the brazil pavilion at expo 2020 dubai is a modular wooden structure clad with a variety of curtains and screens. the scheme, drawn up by oyapock architectes and andré scarpa, was shortlisted...

DRAA nestles a charred timber cabin in the woodlands of chile

chile-based studio DRAA, together with architect magdalena besomi, construct cabin shangrila as the first of a series of elevated mountain cabins designed to populate a tall native woodland. centuries old trees can be found on...

SANAA gets the green light for ‘sydney modern project’

the art gallery of new south wales has received planning consent for its SANAA-designed expansion. known as the ‘sydney modern project’, construction on the new building could commence as soon as early 2019. the announcement...