Interview the architects of INSIDEOUT EARTH SCHOOL
Friday 10 November 2017
*contributed by Architecture in Development

A team of young volunteers led by architects Andrea Tabocchini and Francesca Vittorini built a school prototype in Yeboahkrom, a rural village in Ghana. In this interview, the two architects reveal the challenges they faced and other valuable lessons learned throughout the development process.

Tips and tools for #FutureArchitects
Wednesday 1 March 2017
*contributed by Architecture in Development

What kind of architect will you be in 2020? We have invited our community of young professionals and practitioners to participate in a survey and share their vision. Check the intriguing results and tips from your peers!

 

Casa ensamble Chacarr√°
Saturday 11 February 2017
*contributed by Ruta4 Arquitectura (visit profile page)

Casa ensamble Chacarrá in Colombia is a symbol of diversity and culture. It was not about creating a physical space: RUTA4 wanted to reconstruct and repair the collective memory. > Read the case study

The Yangri Hope Project
Tuesday 31 January 2017
*contributed by Florian Maurer (visit profile page)

The Swiss/Canadian charity "Himalayan Life" has been working with street children in Nepal for over a decade. In 2017, a boarding school will be contructed aiming to make a bigger impact: to give bright and young people a reason to stay in the country. > Read the case study

THE SHIP WALL OF ANIMAS
Sunday 22 January 2017
*contributed by PICO (visit profile page)

This project is a part of a series of interventions focused on developing community facilities in emerging contexts, neighborhoods and popular settlements. In this case, an infrastructure providing both better connectivity and public programs was constructed by local community builders. > Read the case study

Le Village Noir
Tuesday 13 December 2016
*contributed by Louis Geiswiller (visit profile page)

The village of Gatlang is located in the district of Rasuwa, 80km North-West of Kathmandu, 15km for Tibet and 2240m altitude. Gatlang is a dense traditionnal Tamang village of 350 houses and 2000 inhabitants. The earthquake of 25th april 2015 has partially or totally destroyed most of the houses. > Read the case study

What They Say About Future Architects
Thursday 3 November 2016
*contributed by Architecture in Development

As the architectural practice is evolving and interests are shifting towards social architecture, we are more and more curious about the new roles of architects in this changing landscape. How do #FutureArchitects view their practices? What are the tools to #Buildify their project initiatives?

Project Chacras; Pop up Productive Housing
Tuesday 4 October 2016
*contributed by Natura Futura Arquitectura (visit profile page)

Located in the province of El Oro, Ecuador, the emergency house was constructed in 10 days in the month of May 2016. This project seeks to create a new kernel within the community by reactivating the area; architecture may be the catalyst that fosters a transformation that surpasses anxiety and uncertainty. > Read the case study

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