We a driven by curiosity and experimentation. We observe the complexities of our world to develop local solutions with global influence.

lecture at the Iterate workshop

Last February 7th AQSO participated in the ‘Iterate’ workshop in Beijing with a lecture about the changing conditions of the Chinese cities and the progress of the ongoing research program ‘Hutopolis’.

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.

singular concepts

the illusion of weightless architecture

net-zero waste in construction

everything under the sun

structural systems

master planning

defining structural systems: concrete vs steel

analysing the customer journey

handover and as-built documentation

site supervision

tierra de cultivo in Gorizia

boundaries #3

building products for sustainable design

hotel lobby, the new social space

interdisciplinary is not multidisciplinary

GFRC, the lightweight concrete


‘ramp up the mun’ shortlisted for e10

(un)made in China

aqso and cca awarded for Liuzhou museum

a map of hutopolis

landscape design

a map of hutopolis

Lisbon Architecture Triennale

site analysis

arquia proxima 2012

the process

the philosophy of experimental design



lecture at the Dashilan design hop

using authentic eco-friendly building products


time spent on project development: a future-proof investment

nature in architecture: choosing the right tree

physical models

the power of a concept

the blink

efficient construction documentation

prefabricated construction in Anguix

self-fab house

AQSO launches urban research Hutopolis

room 21

technical reports

furniture and accessories

architecture for millennials

the significant value of design in real estate

architecture without context

space planning

contract administration

designing with big data

massing study

2012 bjdw

the value of psychology on architecture

architecture for the shared economy

city visions

building services

wiki architecture

open arte-fact exhibited in Beirut

design workshop

selective tendering

China’s construction: designing the future

the value of unconventional thought

lecture at the Global Pioneer design forum

right size

circulation, use and flow


mark magazine

communicating design with 3D prints


unmade in China

key elements of the contemporary urban language

how to use your building

computer-generated imagery

identities in comparison

quantity survey and cost plan

sustainable natural ventilation

plug and play

value engineering

special mention for atienza hall

site survey

what is organic architecture?

next stop: hutopolis

urban design

precast concrete advantages

brief development

parametric design challenges

3×3 projects in contexts

lighting study

E9 forum in Santiago de Compostela

from policies to design

architects at work

the people’s urbanism

old is new at Today Art Museum


starchitecture and cityscape

elevations and facade systems

glass magazine #11

conservation and urban diversity

quality control systems

fixed furniture and fittings

urbanization process in China

architecture against noise


city roots

contemporary city limit

statutory approvals

Iberian architecture in Beijing

learning from Dashilar

construction systems

Harvest Home awarded by the IaaC


muestra (un)made in China en Shanghái