With high illiteracy rate in Indonesia and lack of reading facilities, the multi-awarded architecture practice started the mission to rekindle interest in books by offering a designed place for reading with multiple community activities.
The architect says the building is a representation of a nation, one that can resolve the ongoing diplomatic crisis fronting Qatar’s relationship with surrounding countries.
Stretching to create separate but unified spaces, this minimalist residence located in Saitama, Japan, evokes a sense of journey for its residence.
Contrary to its surroundings, this semi-buried house overlooking the sprawl of Naucalpan De Juárez in Mexico is the embodiment of the sonorous relationship between human habitation and nature.
The honorable architect's tireless promotion of Filipinism is an evidence of sheer sincerity, one that will remain poignant in Philippine Architecture.
It's not only about how many trees we should plant, but also what kind. We may be inadvertently propagating dead zones.
Guiuan has come to terms with the hard truth: there are no safe or unsafe zones; there are only places of varying risk, and the people’s capacity to adapt in their places.
Art + Design
The large-scale installation of wooden benches in Seoul’s Hangang Park imitates tree roots spread out on grass.
Aside from the color scheme that was selected based on research into Le Corbusier’s writings about color theory, the apartment building itself is environmentally conscious and sustainable.
What can be more telling of the aspirations and convictions of a magazine than the opening remarks of its editor-in-chief? BluPrint has had four.
The 7th happiest and 17th most generous people on Planet Earth have much more to be excited, joyous and big-hearted about in 2013.