Exposition Matière grise – Encore Heureux

« Matière grise » interroge le matériau comme une stratégie. Face à la double crise de la matière, entre épuisement des ressources et accumulation des déchets, l’exposition explore la question du réemploi à un instant décisif où l’architecture aspire à se réinventer entre contraintes environnementales, économiques et nouveaux usages. Réemployer revient à considérer que les matières premières

Recyclerie de Cusset – Bruhat & Bouchaudy

CONSTRUCTION D’UNE RECYCLERIE CUSSET (03) Lauréat du concours en novembre 2011 Mention «Recyclage et économie circulaire» du prix Régional de la Construction Bois 2015 dans la catégorie «Equipement Public et bâtiment tertiaire» Programme : Structure locale permettant de valoriser des objets encombrants qui s’organise autour de la collecte des déchets encombrants ménagers ou déchets industriels

RAKE visningsrom – Students from Trondheim Architecture schools

RAKE visningsrom is an independent, artist-run space focusing on contemporary art and architecture. The building is designed and constructed by re-using materials from a nearby demolished office building. RAKE visningsrom is run by Trygve Ohren (architect) and Charlotte Rostad (artist). The space is located at Brattørkaia 17, Trondheim, Norway.18   More info : superuse.org/story/rake-showroom/

Winnipeg Folk Festival Kitchen – Monteyne Architecture

Location: Birds Hill Park, Canada Client: Winnipeg Folk Festival Awards: 2012 Prairie Design Award of Excellence 2012 Prairie Wood Design Award La Cuisine is a backstage, seasonal kitchen facility, designed to accommodate the preparation and serving of 10,000 meals a day to volunteers and performers at the Winnipeg Folk Festival. Designed to be completely open during its

Municipal Library Extension – Estudio Beldarrain

Purpose of the Project : Municipal Library Extension. Azkoitia, Spain Surface constructed : 510,23 m2 Liquidation Budget : € 604.582,36 + VAT Developer : Council of Azkoitia Contractor : by trades Project and direction of the works :Estudio Beldarrain Executive management : Asier Aranbarri Installations : Inconor Ingenieros Consultores S.L Structure : Construbrik S.L. Photography

SOS Children’s Villages Lavezzorio Community Center – Studiogang

Location Chicago Status Built 2008 Client SOS Children’s Villages Illinois Type Civic Size 16,000 sf As the central hub of SOS Children’s Village Chicago, the Lavezzorio Community Center combines social services and neighborhood amenities under one roof, serving children and families in the city’s Auburn-Gresham neighborhood. Inside the building, multi-faceted, naturally lit public spaces encourage

A Visual Inventory of Salvaged Materials for the Ford Calumet Environmental Center – Studiogang

Originally documented for the Studio’s Ford Calumet Environmental Center project, which imagines repurposing solely abundant local materials, this visual inventory points to the wealth of resources that can be diverted from the waste stream and to a necessary future in which architects shape the built environment in ways that reuse and recycle rather than deplete.

RDF181 – ROTOR

RDF181 was a temporary structure on a wasteland in the centre of Brussels. For a year, it housed Rotor’s headquarters as well as occasional exhibitions and meetings. It was dismantled in March 2008. RDF181 was an initiative of Maarten Gielen, Lionel Devlieger, Mia Schmallenbach and Tristan Boniver.

Académie Fratellini – Construire / Patrick Bouchain et Loïc Julienne

Construction d’une école de cirque Un chapiteau salle de spectacle de 1.600 places, des studios de travail, vestiaires et ateliers A: Saint-Denis (93) A la demande de: Laurent Gachet, directeur de l’Académie Commandé par: l’association Annie Fratellini Conçu par: Patrick Bouchain et Loïc Julienne Avec: Philippe Delcroix (scénographe), Yves-Marie Ligot (bet bois), Liliana Motta (artiste

Glass Chapel – Ruralstudio

Glass Chapel MASONS BEND AL / 2000 / 5TH YEAR PROJECT Related: On a central site in Mason’s Bend, the Glass Chapel serves as a transportation stop, community gathering space, chapel for the local choral group, and distribution center for children’s summer school meals. Car windows salvaged from a Chicago scrap yard provide striking roofing