The side-effects of pro bono architecture
Pro bono work in the building profession has largely been defined by its effects, however the side effects of pro bono project procurement on architecture are rarely discussed. Amelyn Ng investigates.
Modular: the new frontier
Dispelling the connotations of bland standardisation that prefab conjures, La Sagrada Família is a potent symbol that even the most intricately detailed and iconic architecture can be produced offsite.
In conversation with Satoru Sugihara
Amit Wolf talks with Satoru Sugihara about system and form between Agent and Deep Learning computation.
The city of the narrow footprint
The footprint and its relation to architecture can be described in three ways: the physical piece of ground we occupy, the square metres of built space per person, or our carbon or ecological footprint.
Shigeru Ban designs emergency shelters for Nepal
Acclaimed Japanese architect Shigeru Ban has announced a 3-stage plan to build emergency shelters in Nepal following its series of devastating earthquakes earlier this year.
Finalists announced for New Zealand Architecture Awards
The shortlist has been announced for the New Zealand Architecture Awards 2015, representing the best architectural projects in New Zealand this year, located across the Bay of Islands to Central Otago.
Lune de Sang: a rainforest regeneration project
Lune de Sang is a unique intergenerational venture that will see a former dairying property in northern NSW transformed into a sustainably harvested forest.
Zaha Hadid and Pharrell Williams collaborate for Adidas Originals
Pharrell Williams has collaborated with starchitect Zaha Hadid to design a pair of sneakers as part of the musician’s latest and highly anticipated collection for Adidas.
Sean Godsell’s Green House
AR Asia Pacific guest editor Joe Rollo explores Green House by Sean Godsell Architects, an 1870s timber cottage radically remodelled into a one-room cabin.
Promotional trailer released for Chicago Architecture Biennial
A promotional trailer has been released for the 2015 Chicago Architecture Biennial, which will run from 3 October until 3 January. ADR spoke with Australian practice Other Architects, who has been invited to participate in the 3-month program.