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Stemmer Rodrigues creates Anada House for yoga teacher in Brazil

July 31, 2021 Jenna McKnight 0
Anada House by Stemmer Rodrigues

A leafy tree rises up through a circular opening in this Brazilian residence and yoga studio, which was designed by the architectural office of Stemmer Rodrigues. The 350-square-metre home is located near Guaíba Lake in Eldorado do Sul, a town in the southern state of Rio Grande do Sul. The project’s name, Anada House, stems

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Burnaby Campus Plaza Renewal / PUBLIC Architecture + Communication

July 31, 2021 Valeria Silva 0

Sensitive preservation of a heritage architectural masterwork, the SFU Plaza Renewal fulfills the University’s vision for dynamic integration of innovative education, cutting-edge research, and far-reaching community engagement. The upgrades to the outdoor central spine, a processional route of great significance to the campus, have greatly improved user experience by aesthetic renewal and improvement of the campus outdoor public space. 

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Riverstone Transit Center / ALSC Architects

July 31, 2021 Andreas Luco 0

The new Riverstone Transit Center brings the administrative staff and bus services for City Link and Paratransit to a central hub location to provide riders with a safe, clean, and convenient experience. The project includes an Administrative Building, outdoor public restrooms, and a covered waiting shelter for riders. The site includes landscaped pathways to each of the eight bus loading areas, as well as 80 parking stalls and additional space for future growth.

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Not Architects Studio encloses terraces with metal mesh at Weather House

July 31, 2021 Alyn Griffiths 0
A house covered in metal mesh

Screens made from metal mesh wrap around two sides of this house in Tokyo, Japan. Weather House was designed by Not Architects Studio for a corner site in Tokyo’s Shinagawa district. The plot is situated between a large park in front and a smaller park to the side, which are connected by a walkway that

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Ten homes with interiors designed to showcase art

July 31, 2021 James Parkes 0

For our next lookbook, we have selected 10 interiors from the Dezeen archive that have been designed to show off the owners’ art collections. The homes were designed for art collectors, professionals and enthusiasts to showcase their art collections. Each one has a distinct style, with some boasting minimal gallery-like interiors, while others champion a busy

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L+C House / Gabriel Montañés Arquitecto

July 31, 2021 Pilar Caballero 0

L+C house is located in a street connecting the waterfront of Mahón Harbour with the center of town. Set in a line and each with a ground floor and a large plot, these fishing cottages date back to the first half of the last century. They were simple and humble abodes, with a vegetable garden in the back for the owners’ personal use.

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Architects Michael Green and Natalie Telewiak On The Architecture of Healing

July 31, 2021 Matthew Maganga 0

In a Design and the City episode – a podcast by reSITE on how to make cities more liveable – Vancouver-based architects Michael Green and Natalie Telewiak advocate for more sustainable building on Earth, with a special mention for one of their preferred materials – wood. The interview sees the two architects balance the benefits and disadvantages of mass timber construction, which they are a strong proponent of as evidenced by their project T3, a LEED Gold Certified, seven-story timber office building in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

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“Carbon washing is the new greenwashing”

July 31, 2021 Marcus Fairs 0
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The global push to reduce atmospheric carbon is being compromised by confusing terminology and misleading claims, argues Dezeen founder and editor-in-chief Marcus Fairs. Carbon washing is the new greenwashing. Growing alarm about climate change has triggered a rise in the number of companies making questionable claims that they are addressing the issue. Phrases such as

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