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round table at 751

Cannon Design organized a roundtable at the 751 lecture hall coinciding with the exhibition ‘Unmade in China’ presented at the 2012 Beijing Design Week. The event featured projects developed by the architectural firms featured in the exhibition followed by a discussion about the particular characteristics of the design process in the Chinese market.

city roots

From the time London opened the first subway system in the mid-eighteenth century, the subterranean has become the place to locate the infrastructures that the traditional city wasn’t able to accommodate on the surface. The increasing density above ground level results in a system of voids underneath that includes sewage and water supply systems, electric […]

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prefabricated construction in Anguix

a map of hutopolis

circulation, use and flow

time spent on project development: a future-proof investment

architecture for the shared economy

Iberian architecture in Beijing

hotel lobby, the new social space

(un)made in China

old is new at Today Art Museum

aqso and cca awarded for Liuzhou museum

the blink

technical reports

Lisbon Architecture Triennale

conservation and urban diversity

the people’s urbanism

communicating design with 3D prints

lecture at the Global Pioneer design forum

unmade in China

lighting study

finishes specification

architecture without context

analysing the customer journey

Harvest Home awarded by the IaaC

the significant value of design in real estate

the process

striking ship-like hotel proposed as new Shoreditch landmark

city visions

defining structural systems: concrete vs steel

parametric design challenges

design workshop

designing with big data

starchitecture and cityscape

net-zero waste in construction

interdisciplinary is not multidisciplinary

construction systems

open arte-fact exhibited in Beirut

statutory approvals

handover and as-built documentation

from policies to design

wiki architecture

self-fab house


physical models

nature in architecture: choosing the right tree

right size

how to use your building

architects at work

massing study

site supervision

building services

the philosophy of experimental design

what is organic architecture?

GFRC, the lightweight concrete

structural systems

key elements of the contemporary urban language

lecture at the Dashilan design hop


our analysis of the Chinese market for El País

identities in comparison

elevations and facade systems

value engineering

(un)made in China exhibition in Shanghai

computer-generated imagery

hors site #10

quality control systems


learning from Dashilar

brief development

contemporary city limit

urbanization process in China

architecture for millennials

precast concrete advantages

a map of hutopolis

the power of a concept

the illusion of weightless architecture

plug and play

‘ramp up the mun’ shortlisted for e10

site survey

igloo #195


the value of psychology on architecture

master planning

singular concepts

site analysis

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tierra de cultivo in Gorizia

the value of unconventional thought


everything under the sun

lecture at the Iterate workshop

building products for sustainable design

arquia proxima 2012

quantity survey and cost plan

hutopolis restrospective

contract administration

architecture against noise

furniture and accessories


using authentic eco-friendly building products

AQSO launches urban research Hutopolis

selective tendering

fixed furniture and fittings

space planning

China’s construction: designing the future

E9 forum in Santiago de Compostela

special mention for atienza hall

3×3 projects in contexts

efficient construction documentation

sustainable natural ventilation