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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.

2012 bjdw

what is organic architecture?

Lisbon Architecture Triennale

design workshop

net-zero waste in construction

statutory approvals

key elements of the contemporary urban language

elevations and facade systems

efficient construction documentation

the power of a concept


using authentic eco-friendly building products

a map of hutopolis

architecture without context

sustainable natural ventilation

glass magazine #11

from policies to design

technical reports

Harvest Home awarded by the IaaC


arquia proxima 2012

building services

self-fab house

(un)made in China

site survey

city roots


old is new at Today Art Museum

computer-generated imagery

conservation and urban diversity

the value of unconventional thought

master planning

identities in comparison

the illusion of weightless architecture

round table at 751

analysing the customer journey

structural systems


mark magazine

3×3 projects in contexts

the philosophy of experimental design

plug and play


prefabricated construction in Anguix

architecture for the shared economy

architects at work

how to use your building

the value of psychology on architecture

everything under the sun

selective tendering

open arte-fact exhibited in Beirut

site supervision

wiki architecture

architecture for millennials


time spent on project development: a future-proof investment

brief development

contract administration

Iberian architecture in Beijing

aqso and cca awarded for Liuzhou museum

quality control systems

starchitecture and cityscape

contemporary city limit

‘ramp up the mun’ shortlisted for e10

E9 forum in Santiago de Compostela


building products for sustainable design

massing study

circulation, use and flow

hotel lobby, the new social space

lecture at the Dashilan design hop

AQSO launches urban research Hutopolis

furniture and accessories

urban design

lighting study

unmade in China

the process

value engineering

boundaries #3

singular concepts


China’s construction: designing the future

construction systems


space planning

physical models

parametric design challenges

learning from Dashilar

next stop: hutopolis

lecture at the Iterate workshop

muestra (un)made in China en Shanghái

site analysis

the blink

handover and as-built documentation

tierra de cultivo in Gorizia

nature in architecture: choosing the right tree

lecture at the Global Pioneer design forum

fixed furniture and fittings

city visions

the people’s urbanism

urbanization process in China

architecture against noise

quantity survey and cost plan

special mention for atienza hall

landscape design

right size