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Nestlé Social Block by Guillermo Hevia Architects

April 28, 2010 from fabiano's blog

This project got my attention mainly by the form that the architects from GH+A treated the shapes and materials, with strong and straight lines and a contrast among glass, steel and concrete. A modern composition which the hand of an...

Architect Day: Alejandro Aravena

April 27, 2010 from MarceloSeferin's blog

Alejandro Aravena, seen as one of the great names of young architects, has produced great works in his own office, but with ELEMENTAL he stands to make great projects of public interest and social impact, an important issue for many cities.

Beautiful Houses: Casa Kimball in the Domincan Republic

April 23, 2010 from GisMullr's blog

Following the success of Fabiano's article 'One of the Most Beautiful Houses I've Ever Seen' and also some requests from our readers, we are proud to announce a new post series here at Abduzeedo, a series about Beautiful Houses. The idea...

Architecture History: 50 Years of Brasilia

April 22, 2010 from fabiano's blog

Yesterday, April 21st 2010, Brasilia - Brasil's capital - celebrated 50 years. A revolutionary project of a city built in only 4 years. Counting with talented hands from Oscar Niemeyer and Lucio Costa, the city became a landmark for...

Architect Day: A-cero

April 20, 2010 from MarceloSeferin's blog

A-cero is certainly one of the greatest offices of architecture and urbanism today, marking their territory in Spain and, with time, in other countries too. With a strong presence in residential architecture, they have a great sensitivity...

A Brazilian Architecture Office - M² Arquitetura

April 19, 2010 from fabiano's blog

I have been writing some articles showing you really nice offices around the world. And for my surprise there is one of this great offices in a brazilian city really close to me. I'm talking about an office called M² Arquitetura. As soon...

The Stylish Harley Davidson Headquarters

April 14, 2010 from fabiano's blog

A building with strong lines, elegant and with some aerodynamic lines. This is the Harley Daivdson Hearquarters in Australia, a culture that goes beyond the 2 wheels and that was expressed in this project located at Lane Cove, a place...

Architect Day: Bernard Tschumi

April 13, 2010 from MarceloSeferin's blog

Seen at first as a theorist, Bernard Tschumi had presented since his first work an innovative architecture that after years of practice is apparent in his most recent projects as a unique sensibility.

Wonderful Office from Sidney Quintela Architects

April 12, 2010 from fabiano's blog

Some people like to say that can't work at the beach, that they loose focus around great beaches. Here in Brazil there is an office located in Salvador, Bahia that is a great example about how the beach can actually be a great inspiration...

A Quick Look Inside Miami Ad School

April 07, 2010 from fabiano's blog

Some days ago Fabio visited this school, on the San Francisco headquarters, and after that he told me that he was amazed by the place. That the visual was astonishing, cozy and very inspiring. In the moment he talked to me about this place...

Architect Day: Gigon / Guyer

April 06, 2010 from MarceloSeferin's blog

Annette Gigon and Mike Guyer, for more than 20 years, make a solid and elegant architecture. They gained notoriety by qualifying the urban landscapes of Switzerland, a country where good architecture can be seen easily. Gigon / Guyer are...

Buama House - a Modern Renovation Project

April 05, 2010 from GisMullr's blog

Buama House is a renovation project from GAD , an Istanbul and New York based company, which performs architectural practice, research and concept design since 1994. The Buama renovation was a project for a young couple living in Beykoz, a...

Architect Day: Álvaro Siza

March 30, 2010 from MarceloSeferin's blog

Álvaro Siza is one of the great exponents of world architecture. To visit one of his works is certainly a great experience--feeling a little into the mind of a master of architecture that enhances the design on a large scale until the...

One of the Most Beautiful Houses I've Ever Seen

March 24, 2010 from fabiano's blog

I'm absolutely sure that this house is one of the most incredible houses I've ever seen. Of course, the pictures help a lot, but the shapes, the straight lines, the use of a few materials, elements that I believe are main points on the...

Architect Day: MVRDV

March 23, 2010 from MarceloSeferin's blog

MVRDV gives us a good insight into the path that architecture can lead. With a new vision, they have a wide variety of topics in their large number of projects carried out, showing high quality in all of them.