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White cards have been given to these young architects … And look what they have to do! The images are in our hands or, rather, before our eyes. The latest infographics of what in the future will be one of the residential houses of ‘Solo Houses’. What is Solo Houses? It is a very crazy…

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Do you know what Archtober is?

In October the architecture is celebrated in many cities of the world, this year we travel to New York, to see what they offer us. One of the things we like most about New York is that, when something has to be done, it is done in a big way, with all the hype and…

The Hostel of the Small Houses

If you are looking for a different hostel and travel to China, you’ll find this, where you’ll sleep in small houses of wood and polycarbonate. When you hear to talk about the small houses you may be tempted to think about homes of tiny proportions, either for the use of companion animals or for the enjoyment of our children with their…

The Titanium Armour

The first building in US that use as exterior cladding the titanium… and it is a Library!! Hi, a great friend reproached me than, reading my articles, he was waiting with joy that I visited his island («his» because it is your property, not because he live there). I had not forgotten the Oak Island,…

The Most Awaited Tower of New York

Between the criticism and the admiration is being built the One Manhattan Square, a new iconic skyscraper… and not because of its height! Not always you can build the tallest skyscraper in the world, or the rarer, the slimmer or more inclined, but, if you have talent and a good grounding, you can really build a…

The Sustainable City of Abu Dhabi

The sustainability is growing in popularity, pointing up in its aplication the Emirate Arabic most famous, and Yes, they are oil producers. I have always thought that the term sustainable city, or sustainable environment, is a concept of the past, something archaic which does not generate more than confusion and, incredibly, separates people into two camps:…

Massimo Dutti a Step Away From Unesco

It could not be, the fabulous store of Massimo Dutti in Mexico did not obtain the award by its incredible facade, the winner building: Chanel. The Prix Versailles is an international prize of architecture from recent stamp (only takes three editions), is promoted by UNESCO and the International Union of architects and is subdivided into four main categories: Shops, Shopping Malls, Hotels…

Somosaguas by Marcio Kogan, a Luxury of Urbanization

In Pozuelo de Alarcón live the cream of our society, footballers, politicians, entrepreneurs and artists, live in luxury houses, such as those that make up the urbanization that we present today. If we talk about choosing a place where to reside, it is not that it is a demerit live near of famous personalities like Felipe…

The Metal Tower

Hi, my name is Leonardo Da Vinci… Don’t you believe me? Well, you do right! I am Rodolfo, the searcher of materials and construction systems of most fame of today. I have always believed that my ancestor Leonardo should live in our time, a mind privileged like yours should have had that prerogative, or you…

The Reinforced Concrete

The Reinforced concrete is the best material to build incredible shapes like this building located in Mumbai Hi, it is not easy to be always traveling but that it doesn´t mean that it is bad or unbearable, I, Rodolfo, usually I spend my time reading a book in the airports (nothing of thrillers, of course)…