Backstage, architecture as practical work
CONFERENCE – Gizmo
What lies behind the “façade” of today’s architecture? How do you work abroad? What figures, what skills, which work organization? Important names in architecture and emerging designers talk about all these subjects during the meeting “Backstage, architecture as a practical work”, edited by Gizmo in collaboration with the Department of Architecture and Urban Studies of the Politecnico di Milano.
Pria opens a new building in Via Torino
NEWS – il ghirlandaio
The new building located between via Torino, via della Palla and via Lupetta will be opened today in Milan, at the presence of local authorities, after a major upgrading lasted three years by PRIA SpA, a privately held investment and real estate development society. The new building occupies an area of over 6,000 square meters and will house shops, offices, private homes and garages.
NEWS – internews
Living Buildings – Green roofs and vertical gardens
CONFERENCE – ioArch
Introduced by architect Carlo Ezechieli, professor of landscape architecture at the Politecnico of Milan, the speakers showed to an interested audience some examples of projects and achievements featuring green technologies and the benefits for human well-being and the environment.
NEWS – archiportale
The modular sustainable A-class hotel has been born in Bergamo. Although, for now, it is only virtual. The H3hotel project, developed by Blast Architetti (concept by Alessandra Mauri), Manens Intertecnica and BMS Progetti, was presented recently to the Host 2009, the Professional Hospitality Fair of Milan.
NEWS – architettura ecosostenibile
NEWS – infobuild energia