Logroño hosted its fourth such festival in the historic center with 14 teams from Germany, UK, Spain, Italy, France, Czech Republic, Argentina, Andalucía and Basque Country exhibited their projects in hidden courtyards and also new places around the city.
London Festival of Architecture news – design competition for a float to represent architecture and LGBT+ architects at Pride in London 2018 ; programme unveiled with 400 events exploring this year’s ‘identity’ theme across London from 1-30 June.
Drawing on the past to set the lifestyles of the future: that was the mission of agrAir, the installation designed by Piuarch for “Inhabits” event at Milan Design Week 2018, located in the middle of piazza Castello.
Shortlisted design teams for Dulwich Pavilion – a temporary outdoor visitor welcome and public events space within historic grounds in South East London.
Entitled Baldacchino in reference to ornamental canopies above altars or thrones, Stanton Williams’ experimental 6m long pavilion interprets the House in Motion theme by giving physical form to the idea of movement through space.
“Cells” healthcare of the future site-specific installation, designed by architect Filippo Taidelli, investigates relationship between architecture, technology and healthcare, where Milan’s most ancient hospital stood.
Five finalists will be selected by this year’s panel of renowned judges. Winners of the competition will design pavilions to be presented during the 2018 edition of CHART. Judges include Bjarke Ingels, Beatrice Galilee, benandsebastian, Thomas Lommeé and Simon Frommenwiler.
Festival des Architectures Vives aims to raise public awareness of the broad field of architecture. It focuses not only on highlighting the work of a younger generation of architects, landscape architects, urban planners, but also on discovering unexpected urban territories.
Heatherwick Studio news – construction of innovative Maggie’s Yorkshire Centre building in Leeds, West Yorkshire, England, starts on site ; Pier 55 Manhattan – Hudson River Park, designed with landscape architect Mathews Nielsen, approved by planners ; Garden Bridge, central London, England, UK, ongoing controversy.
A modern version of the traditional nativity design by Domenico Raimondi thesignLab. In daylight hours the small building blends in with the external environment, melting into the reflection of the historic Piazza San Michele.
Artist uses tech as inspiration for design in new student housing development. Ginkgo Projects has collaborated with artist Lilah Fowler to produce public art influenced by the city of Bristol’s technological and industrial history.
For the theme of Sustainability, YATA architects – Kazumasa Takada, Yuriko Yagi and Yohei Tomioka set up the design goal to create a pavilion that has an appropriate durability for an event which to be held for a short time like CHART.
Beirut Digital District commissioned the artist Jorge Rodríguez-Gerada, in collaboration with BAD. Built by Associative Data, to paint a mural in the district of Bachoura on a building that bears the marks of war and awaits to be re-built in Beirut, Lebanon.
The theme for the exhibition is ‘Personal Structures–Open Borders’ this tries to stimulate a stronger relationship between the viewer and their daily surrounding.