Archa, the first open community of architecture, design and construction of Latin American featured Villa BJ in its home page. The article describes how CORE developed an underground extension embedded in the landscape, creating a house whose envelope is completely embedded in the landscape, and camouflaged with a green roof. Read more.
As sustainability becomes the norm in the global building industry, the use of sustainable materials has increased. However, with the growing trend for wellness architecture, leading architecture firms in this field are also prioritizing healthy materials that harm neither the environment nor the occupants.
The start of the year is a good time to step back and examine upcoming trends in the fast changing world of architecture design. The sustainability trend, which had its roots back in the 70’s, has to a large degree become a standard and this promises to continue to be a key trend in 2019.