The old ambition of producing a really moving architecture succeeds when it responds to the site and brief requirements. The proposal for the thematic pavilion of the 2012 Yeosu international exhibition has a focus for the people to experience and understand this liquid element through the specific place in which it is located: the ocean.

tierra de cultivo in Gorizia

The proposal for a strategic masterplan in Gorizia presented by AQSO and G. Damiani under the title ‘S.A.R.A, una tierra de cultivo’ will be exhibited along with the rest of participants of the international contest ‘spazio giovani alla frontiera’ (Youth Space at the border) in the event entitled ‘30×1, Trenta progetti per una mostra‘.


Transformations, a dialogue about the evolving city is the title of a documentary recently presented by AQSO at the 2013 Beijing Design Week. The movie is conceived as the conclusive chapter of the Hutopolis reseach program launched in 2011 for studying the urban changes on Chinese cities.

Harvest Home awarded by the IaaC

The self-sufficient house Harvest Home has been given an award in the ‘2nd Advanced Architecture Contest’, an international competition organized by the Institute for Advanced Architecture of Catalonia.

computer-generated imagery

Visuals are representations of design through images, animations or virtual reality systems. They are developed by 3D models, and they help understand the spatial qualities of the project in its context.

the value of unconventional thought

The word innovation has been tossed around back and forth for decades, and the real essence of it has been muddled. Times change, and so do we. Survival is a basic human necessity. We need to adapt to survive. What works perfectly in the past may not work in the present, and even in the […]

glass magazine #11

(un)made in China exhibition in Shanghai

Iberian architecture in Beijing

old is new at Today Art Museum

singular concepts

furniture and accessories

special mention for atienza hall

next stop: hutopolis


mark magazine

(un)made in China

from policies to design

interdisciplinary is not multidisciplinary

technical reports

unmade in China

the power of a concept

design workshop

AQSO launches urban research Hutopolis

architecture without context

value engineering

learning from Dashilar



round table at 751

the significant value of design in real estate

the process

a map of hutopolis

2012 bjdw

a map of hutopolis

contract administration

Lisbon Architecture Triennale

communicating design with 3D prints

handover and as-built documentation

3×3 projects in contexts

physical models

conservation and urban diversity

arquia proxima 2012

our analysis of the Chinese market for El País

city visions

the illusion of weightless architecture

massing study


lecture at the Global Pioneer design forum

lecture at the Dashilan design hop

the blink

identities in comparison

the people’s urbanism