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Nautilus, the Europe’s tallest wooden hotel

Born in Italy (to weigh in on the riviera Adriatic) the Europe’s tallest wooden hotel: 28 metres high, 7 floors, 2 months of work to design and large panels in laminated wood. A curiosity: it took 15 heavy transport to bring...
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Moving facades. Wood for new buildings

An asymmetrical wood volume. A building with irregular profiles, made up of several panels that characterize the facades. This is the new home of Perathoner, a company that manufactures wood sculptors, in the heart of the Dolomites. And right here,...
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“A frame”, a temporary church after the earthquake

The Paper Cathedral has been inaugurated, the church made of cardboard and designed in Christchurch, New Zealand. The designer is Shigeru Ban, Japanese, known worldwide and called “the paper architect”. He is famous for his innovative projects, made with cardboard...
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Natural materials. From banana trees, a valuable and environmentally friendly product

The stems of banana plants, which were traditionally destined to be discarded, become a new natural material today. Green Blade is the quality and eco-friendly semi-finished product presented at Made by French company FIBandCo, the result of a process carried...