Architecture



Out-of-school youth turned masons tasked to conserve Paco Park

Escuela Taller’s restoration of the Paco Park ossuary sets the tone for the full conservation program of the national park


Buensalido’s polygon house is the result of out-of-the-box thinking

Through a design development process developed by the firm, Buensalido+Architects shapes the Polygon House into a shell that fits its owners like a glove


Menarco Tower leads the way with wellness-oriented design

Philippine collaboration with an entrepreneurial wellness advocate sets an aspirational standard for healthy working in the city


Zubu Design Associates turns a Cebu warehouse into a home

Maximizing the gables of the old warehouse to create extra ventilation


These 3 internationally recognized projects embody social architecture

Here's a rundown of WTA's 'social architecture' projects, which the studio has also submitted to international competitions.


RT+Q revamps a house from the ’60s into a breezy terrace house

Singapore firm RT+Q Architects carves out breathing spaces from the sides of a terrace house to make it feel like a breezy single-detached residence


Don Lino creates reclaimed stone collage in this bungalow renovation

Exercising discipline in crafting a tapestry of old stone onto a renewed contemporary home


Nothing token about passive cooling in Formwerkz’s Open House

This Singapore terrace house enjoys fresh air from end to end and bottom-up


How an act of resistance reinvented the Western Bicutan Tenement

Despite multiple eviction notices, residents of this Taguig tenement hold their ground and on to their spirit of place.


Unfinished, award-winning Spanish architecture pavilion, now in Manila

The Gold-Lion-awarded pavilion at the Venice Architecture Biennale 2016 makes a stop in an Intramuros church


Foster + Partners’ new Apple Store in Macau inspired by paper lanterns

Carved out of a densely planted bamboo forest, the plaza forms an oasis of tranquility, an urban room that draws people into the site