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Last week two towers have been inaugurated in Porta Nuova. These green towers are called “Bosco Verticale” (Vertical Forest). The project, by the Boeri Studio (Stefano Boeri, Gianandrea Barreca, Giovanni La Varra) is based on a reforestation concept that helps regenerating the city environment and urban biodiversity without implying any expansion of the city area. The Project […]

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Snøhetta has recently completed the ZEB Pilot House – together with Scandinavia’s Research Center on Zero Emissions Building (ZEB partner Brødrene Dahl), and Optimera. This gorgeous house is located in Ringdalskogen, Norway, and it is unique because it’s full of great architecture and fine technology. The principal aim was to expand the ecological awareness in the design process and […]

Observatory House
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About from the Architect: Architectural photographer Iwan Baan recently shot the Observatory House, designed by Mexican artist Gabriel Orozco and built by architect Tatiana Bilbao in Roca Blanca, Mexico. The house is inspired on the Jantar Mantar Astronomical Observatory, built in Delhi in 1724. Continue reading on archdaily.com Architects – Gabriel Orozco, Tatiana Bilbao Location – […]

cliff-house-suspended
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This is great. Not the usual great villa ultra luxurious, but simply an “house” with the ocean instead of the foundations – The design studio Modscape, specialized in prefabricated architecture, had the courage to design this unconventional structure in a way absolutely unique. It is located in Australia, in the resort “Victoria”. The project is very […]