It is all too easy, when looking at a finished project, product, or building, to forget that it took a massive effort to reach that point of refined completion.
Kennedy & Violich Architecture took a radical first step in designing the Soft House, replacing many of the hard wall surfaces of a standard prefabricated house with movable curtains that contain embedded nanotechnology and thin-film photovoltaics.
The concept of porosity has been a favorite point of exploration in the buildings of Steven Holl Architects, so applying that concept at the scale of furniture seems like a natural progression for the firm.
KieranTimberlake Associates has developed a strategy to achieve high performance in lightweight facade systems.
Kengo Kuma & Associates
Office for Metropolitan Architecture (OMA)
6a Architects, Gabriel Orozco
Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG), Barcode Architects
TYIN Tegnestue Architects
Vo Trong Nghia Architects
Architecture Research Office (ARO), Heery International
Hashim Sarkis Studios
Graeme Mann & Patricia Capua Mann Architects
Tennent Brown Architects