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Exploring Smritivan Earthquake Museum: A Tribute to Resilience and Remembrance

Exploring Smritivan Earthquake Museum: A Tribute to Resilience and Remembrance Vastushilpa Consultants, an architecture studio, has designed a museum and memorial in India to honor the victims of the 2001 Gujarat earthquake and celebrate the resilience of the local Kutch community. The project aims to create not only a museum but also a civic space […]

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Roberto Burle Marx: A Landscape Architect Who Painted with Plants

A Landscape Architect Who Painted with Plants Roberto Burle Marx (1909-1994) wasn’t your typical architect. This Brazilian visionary wasn’t concerned with bricks and mortar, but rather with living, breathing canvases. Burle Marx was a landscape architect who blurred the lines between artist and designer, forever changing the way we see the spaces around our buildings.

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Results MNC-3 (INHABIT)

Micro Nation just announced the results of Micro Nation Challenge – 3 (INHABIT).  Challenge is to design a small living unit for stray animals (dogs, cats, cows etc.)  at street level, where there is facility of dumping your leftovers and vegetable peels for stray animals. There was a lot of interesting projects submitted. Below we

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9 LIVES OF A BUILDING

Like cats being gifted with a new life every time they just miss their demise, buildings are constantly propelled towards change and reinvention in order to sustain their existence. Here Jill Stoner, Director of the Azrieli School of Architecture and Urbanism at Carleton University in Ottawa, and Professor of Architecture at the University of California,

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Results MNC-2 (VACANZA)

Micro Nation just announced the results of Micro Nation Challenge – 2 (VACANZA).  Challenge is to design a holiday cottage for a resort on an island.  There was a lot of interesting projects submitted. Below we present all winning entries: 1st Prize Project by: MD. Galib Nur Anan  [Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET)]

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