a map of hutopolis

AQSO is pleased¬†to announce the publication of the book ‘A Map of Hutopolis‘, a monograph comprising the projects developed during the Hutopolis research program and a¬†series of articles written by researchers and professors on the topic of Chinese¬†urbanisation.

architecture for the shared economy

The upsurge of technology started to change the way people live drastically. No longer are people conforming to the conventional thinking. Disruptors in the market sprout everywhere to give fast responses to the reinvention of the community.

the people’s urbanism

Last Saturday 22th took place in Hong Kong the presentation and discussion entitled ‘The People¬īs Urbanism’, an event organized by AP+E about bottom up approaches part of the last edition of the¬†Hong Kong/Shenzhen Biennale of Urbanism and Architecture (UABB).

hotel lobby, the new social space

Gone are the days when the lobby is just a transition from the outside realm to the guestroom. Halls are now the social hub – the heart and epicentre of a hotel. Guests are savvier, more informed and crave for something more substantial than the comfort their clean guest rooms can give. Travellers steer away […]

Harvest Home awarded by the IaaC

The self-sufficient house Harvest Home has been given an award in the ‚Äė2nd Advanced Architecture Contest‚Äô, an international competition organized by the Institute for Advanced Architecture of Catalonia.

circulation, use and flow

Circulation, use and flow diagrams are excellent tools to illustrate the functions and flexibility of space.

arquia proxima 2012

architecture for millennials

plug and play

‘ramp up the mun’ shortlisted for e10