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Sou Fujimoto, l’architetto che giocava nella foresta 
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Sou Fujimoto, the architect who was playing in the forest

Sou Fujimoto, a Japanese architect was a child who enjoyed playing in the forest, near the house and was preparing to become one of the biggest and brightest architects. Known for an innovative approach that explores every concept of unevenness...
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ICO Migliore: space & interiors recounts the evolution of finishes and materials

Space and interiors, the event organized by Made EXPO during the Milan Design Week, brings together a selection of manufacturers of innovative materials and components for architecture. The draft space & interiors is designed by studio Migliore + Servetto Architects,...
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The Hub by Matteo Ragni 2016 WINS Good Design Award

The Good Design Awards 2016, industrial design award awarded by the Chicago Athenaeum, goes to Matteo Ragni. Already awarded the AlumniPolimi Award winner by 2015, the good designer wins for the project HUB, customizable and configurable work station based on...
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Fernando Mastrangelo: “Drift Bench”, Design becomes Sculpture

“I’m trying to take a step back and allow the material to speak for itself.” (Fernando Mastrangelo) “Drift Bench” is the bench that will be presented in the next 28-31 January Art Genève. The artist, whose work is a perfect...
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Helena Gentili, the essence of a place and its lighting design

“Light as an element of connection between past, present and future”: perhaps one of the most fascinating definitions ever given to this physical phenomenon that for centuries has been the subject of studies by men. It was given to AIDI...
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“Reinventing the city”: urban projects by Markus Bader

He is an architect, an urbanist and an artist: Markus Bader, founder of the architecture Studio Raumlabor Berlin, has been a guest at the Cersaie 2015 with a conference entitled “Reinventing the city.” He gave a lecture on the topic...
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Fiorella Bonanno, the wood becomes artwork

She was born in Palermo with art in her DNA: both parents are artists (her father is the famous contemporary artist Totò). Fiorella Bonanno fell in love with graphics and pictorial decoration when she was still a child, passing whole...
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Glenn Murcutt, the importance of milieu

Internationally renowned architect Glenn Murcutt has received numerous awards, including the Pritzker Prize in 2002 and the Gold Medal of the American Institute of Architects in 2009. Honorary Member of the Royal Institute of Architects of Ireland and of the...
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From Italy to Australia – the ambitious plans of Claudio Silvestrin

Claudio Silvestrin arrives in Australia and designs the interiors of the Esplanade and One East Melbourne. Luxury apartments that bear witness to the worldwide renown of this Italian architect. The domino has no talent, no present. It is astute and...
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“Triple Zero” by Werner Sobek. Sustainable building

Build with zero impact. The German architect Werner Sobek talked to Klimahouse, focusing its assistance on the concept of “Aktivhaus” (or active house) and on the need to “smart building”. Internationally renowned architect and engineer, owner of studio Werner Sobek...
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FOCUS – Andreas Kipar

The landscape architect explains the collaboration with the architect Mario Cucinella for the development of the Khodynka Park’s project: an area of 42 acres in the north of Moscow formerly occupied by the military airport.   How did the collaboration...
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3D Print in Coffee

With the influx of new 3D printers hitting the market at ever increasing rates, it won’t be long before more and more companies begin to focus not on the hardware itself, but rather on material engineering and development. Currently we...
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Led and oled are the future, but the light bulb still fascinates me. 1. What is the method in developing your projects? Do you start from the light body or from the source? That depends on the design I am...
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Tensile structures, temporary projects, local materials. The Pritzker goes to Shigeru Ban

Research in the field of tensile structures, temporary projects made with cheap materials, such as cardboard and bamboo. At a time when the concept of sustainability and materials become the best practices of design, the Nobel for architecture goes to...
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The new Wanderers collection signed by Neri Oxman

Neri Oxman is an Israeli designer known for her avant-garde works, which made her get a professorship at MIT (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) in Boston. Her last project of is a collection of micro-dresses: they are inspired from the four...
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“Jean Claude Carrière Theatre”, an energy-efficient wood project

In Montpellier, in a plain behind a pine forest, “Jean Claude Carrière Theatre” has been designed by Paris A+Architecture firm. A red building, with colored triangular panels inserted in the facades almost to invoke Harlequin style. A wave of color...