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by Fabrizio Talocci
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The Leeza SOHO Tower in Beijing (China) has been one of the last designs Zaha Hadid thought before her death. This skyscraper is the most recent of four project collaborations between Zaha Hadid Architects and SOHO China (the largest prime office real-estate developer in their country) for a total of 1.4 million square meters of…
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Architecture often deals with major transformations, large-scale interventions, thus losing direct contact with materials and the "human" scale of things. In a historical moment of change like the one we are living, our constructive skills should be then developed and trained to get us more free, more aware, so we can be able to make…
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by Fabrizio Talocci
The idea of regenerate the old and crumbling Milan’s railyards was officially born “the day after” Expo, in November 2015, with the signing of an agreement between Comune di Milano (Municipality of Milan), Regione Lombardia (Regional government) and Ferrovie dello Stato (National Rails). The last two years have been characterized by a pre-planning period, for…
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by Archistart
Upon the crowdfunding campaign for the new Open Theatre Center “Io Ci Provo”, Archistart launches an international contest for the design of the new theatre spaces and furniture that will be built in self-construction. The winning team will participate in the direct realization of the project together with the prisoners of Lecce Prison and Archistart…
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Archistart, together with the association Stratagemmi Prospettive Teatrali, is sharing the vision and the dream of "Io Ci Provo" theatre company and Lecce prison: go over the wall, cross the bars and create a new community space for ALL. /// Archistart insieme all’associazione Stratagemmi Prospettive Teatrali sta condividendo la visione e il sogno della compagnia…
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**If you can dream it, you can DESIGN it** 'Dream me on' at fuorisalone 2017 - Milan. Its clouds and its sinuous forms were the protagonists of Sbodio32 spaces in the dynamic and international Ventura Lambrate area. 'Dream me on' is the winning project of SCC16, self-construction contest promoted by Archistart with the double aim of…
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After the amazing days at the Design Week in Milan it’s time to take stock of this experience: here is the installation that stunned and impressed our Archistart team most, because of its spectacular nature, power and brightness. TOKUJIN YOSHIOKA for LG: S.F._Senses of the Future showcases a large-scale light installation, realized by LG in…
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An important social issue, an asset seized from mafia to regenerate, 40 young architects of 13 different nationalities, 8 project proposals..this was IAHmilan17! From 30th March to 4th April, Milan hosted IAHmilan17, the first workshop Archistart organizes in the capital of the design, 4 years after the launch of the association for young architects in…
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'Dream me on' is the winning project of SCC16, self-construction contest promoted by Archistart with the double aim of attracting young architects to the sphere of self-construction and regenerating the external spaces of "Ostello del Sole" in San Cataldo (Lecce): the installation was the backdrop of the summer events organized at the hostel, like SEIfestival,…
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