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Leading architecture firm GASS Architecture Studios has revealed their design for the R1.2bn redevelopment of the Jewel City precinct in Johannesburg’s CBD by Divercity Urban Property Fund Pty (Ltd).
Conservation, restoration, and analysis of architectural and archaeological heritage Carlo Inglese, Alfonso Ippolito 2019 |
This book explores how the analysis, conservation, and restoration of architectural and archaeological can be understood as the result of a layered complexity of activities that only through a multidisciplinary approach can be productively investigated and enlightened. It also illustrates the latest and most advanced practices applied in the restoration and conservation of cultural architecture and heritage
Uncertain curature : in and out of the archive by Carolyn Hamilton, Pippa Skotnes 2014
Uncertain Curature is a book that begins with the image of a dead saint. It ends with the avowal that the archives of our past demand unsettling and imaginative responses if we are to give them a meaningful role in our present
Vertical urbanism : designing compact cities in China by Zhongjie Lin, José Luis Gamez 2018
Framing the discourse of vertical urbanism -- Urban design and transformation of Chinese cities -- Compact city and eco-city -- Expanding pedagogical territory.
The future of architecture in 100 buildings Marc Kushner, Jennifer Krichels 2015
We're asking more of architecture than ever before; the response will define our future. A pavilion made from paper. A building that eats smog. An inflatable concert hall. A research lab that can walk through snow. We're entering a new age in architecture -- one where we expect our buildings to deliver far more than just shelter. We want buildings that inspire us while helping the environment; buildings that delight our senses while serving the needs of a community; buildings made possible both by new technology and repurposed materials. Like an architectural cabinet of wonders, this book collects the most innovative buildings of today and tomorrow. The buildings hail from all seven continents, offering a truly global perspective on what lies ahead.