landscape design

Landscape design refers to the transformation of open spaces and natural environments ‒ such as gardens, terrains or streams of water ‒ to integrate them with the architecture, their contexts, and other changing elements of the setting.

site analysis

Site analysis is the study of the plot’s specific conditions in geographical, historical and legal terms.

building services

Mechanical, electrical and plumbing (MEP) are the systems guaranteeing the comfort and habitability of a building. For such purpose, they are designed taking carefully into account all the other formal and technical aspects of the building.

using authentic eco-friendly building products

Advanced technologies in materials engineering continuously pave the way for the manufacturing of synthetic materials. Building typologies which once exhibited natural and organic surface materials are now replaced with composites, plastics and resins. However, specifications on the form, particularly on the façade itself, channel directly into its users the perception, character and function of the […]

boundaries #3

key elements of the contemporary urban language

construction systems

conservation and urban diversity

wavescape

nature in architecture: choosing the right tree

plug and play

Harvest Home awarded by the IaaC

self-fab house

arquia proxima 2012

everything under the sun

net-zero waste in construction

architecture against noise

lighting study

how to use your building

city roots

the philosophy of experimental design

building products for sustainable design

precast concrete advantages

sustainable natural ventilation