Adjaye Associates has just presented the project of transformation of a older building of 17 plants, placed in the district central of business and constructed originally in the decade of 1970. According to his promoters, it represents the beginning of a new chapter in the history of the African architecture...
'Inventions: New York vs. Rem Koolhaas, Bernard Tschumi, Piranesi' is the new book by José Juan Barba, an essay which looks into the texts, inventions, drawings and ideas of Rem Koolhaas, Bernard Tschumi and the great Italian engraver Giovanni Battista Piranesi, in search of new perspectives which broaden the way we see, think y make Architecture.
Moleskine has turned publisher and created an architectural series called "Inspiration and Process in Architecture". Each volume is dedicated to one architectural practice from around the world. Launching of the studio mk27 volume: a 10 day journal, or an exercise of voyeurism.
A monograph on one of Spain’s greatest contemporary architects, featuring projects spanning four decades of international practice. A bulky publication which presents a wide tour over the work of Alberto Campo Baeza. We are sure it will become a publication of reference to explain their work.
Antonio Pizza, architect and UPC professor publishes “The cities of the Italian Futurism. Life and modern art (1909-1915)”, a panoramic itinerary through the leading figures of this artistic movement, going over the path among the biographic anecdote, the intellectual chronicle and the erudition, with brings the reader at the historical moment of the beginning of the artistic avant-garde in the Europe of the beginning of the twentieth Century.
The first book to show the architecture by Flores & Prats, an architecture studio founded in 1998 in Barcelona, which combines the design and building practice with an intense academic activity at different universities. After their experience at Enric Miralles' studio, Ricardo Flores and Eva Prats developed a career in which research has always been linked to the responsibility for making and constructing and a great interest in...