Cap Canal Social Housing

Cap Canal Social Housing

Design: Rue Royale Architectes

Rue Royale Architectes were committed to providing increasingly high quality social housing, adopting a demanding and complex approach to increase space, light, privacy, view and comfort. In the Saint-Jean neighbourhood of Villeurbanne.

The Green House in Lejre

The Green House in Lejre

Architect: Sigurd Larsen

The Green House is one of a series of single family houses is designed for Frikøbing in Denmark. The development plan for the area has high demands on sustainability for construction materials, insulation, energy and air circulation.

The Light House in Lejre

The Light House in Lejre

Architect: Sigurd Larsen

The Light House is the second of Sigurd Larsen’s typologies to be developed in the area and consists of a simple plan arrangement that allow for low construction costs while offering generous living spaces.

The Shed: Sustainable Affordable Living in City Centres |

The Shed: Sustainable Affordable Living in City Centres

Design concept to re-assess how vacant space can provide a sustainable approach to affordable living in city centres. A pod made of Smartply, lamb’s wool insulation, and recycled polycarbonate can be constructed in a single day to provide secure and sustainable accommodation in otherwise abandoned properties.

vc1 Residential Complex

vc1 Residential Complex in Cesena

Architects: tissellistudioarchitetti

The vc1 project has created a residential destination via a striking building facade: strong pure white bands – a la Guggenheim New York – run horizontally with deep recesses lined with dark fenestration.

600 Collins Street

600 Collins Street in Melbourne

Design: Zaha Hadid Architects

185-metre tower building: Mandarin Oriental, Melbourne will contain 196 guestrooms and suites. There will also be 148 Residences on the tower’s upper floors. The bar has a landscaped roof terrace.

Sherborne House, Coventry Student Residences |

Sherborne House, Coventry Student Residences

Fraser Brown MacKenna Architects’ new student residences in central Coventry completed using a volumetric system to deliver the building in just 9 months from planning approval to occupation. The new building provides 114 new studio rooms and improved communal facilities.

Boundary Apartment

Boundary Apartment in Taiwan

Architects: Wei Yi International Design Associates

This apartment design has a strong focus on colour. A blue color denotes ‘quiet elegance and deep sensibility’ to correlate with the owner’s ‘state of contentment’. The architecture also uses grey materials and unbright colours to provide a highly restrained style.

The Silo Apartments

The Silo Apartments in Copenhagen

Design: COBE, architects

As the centrepiece of Copenhagen’s redeveloped Nordhavn (North Harbour), Danish architects COBE and clients Klaus Kastbjerg and NRE Denmark unveil the completed transformation of The Silo.

Byron House Nottingham Trent University building facade cladding

Byron House Nottingham Trent University

Students had to move from buildings at Nottingham Trent University after similar cladding to the Grenfell Tower was discovered. Three of seven blocks at Byron House student accommodation reportedly use Reynobond ACM PE panels for building cladding.