Tags Archives : Local Materials

Kéré Architecture Uses Local Materials and Passive Techniques To Design This Ring-Shaped School in West Africa

Kéré Architecture Uses Local Materials and Passive Techniques To Design This Ring-Shaped School in West Africa

Francis Kérés Lycée Schorge Secondary School set a new standard in education and became a source of inspiration for others due to its integration...

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False Banana Pavilion

False Banana Pavilion is an Artistic Blend of Ethiopian design and English Materials | Flea Folly Architects

A spectacle hybrid of Ethiopian and English materials and form, the False Banana Pavilion offers a surreal moment to its spectators at Kew Wakehu...

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The Earth House | SAV Architecture + Design

This Lush Villa in Goa Features Earthy Stone, Reused Teak Wood Textures and Tropical Goan Craft | The Earth House | SAV Architecture + Design

This Earth House of 700 square meters in the quaint village of Siolim has an open dining area, louvered semi-open spaces, internal courtyards, do...

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Wall House was the culmination of an ongoing extensive research and experimentation in low-impact building technologies that are environmentally and socioeconomically beneficial, by negotiating the balance between hi-tech and low-tech and incorporating everyday materials...

"WALL HOUSE" An experiment in low-impact building technologies!

Such hybrid technologies focus on new ways of using age-old local materials that combine hand skills and local craft traditions alongside knowled...

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What started with an assignment for a photo essay on Didi Contractor’s work with Adobe, for a leading magazine, finally led to this visually arresting book by Architect & Photographer Joginder Singh.

An Adobe Revival Didi Contractor’s Architecture by Joginder Singh

What started with an assignment for a photo essay on Didi Contractor’s work with Adobe, for a leading magazine, finally led to this visually arre...

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The digitally connected retreat in the Indian Himalayas aims to promote more sustainable tourism patterns. The project stems from a collaborative, iterative design process with the local community and aims at reconciling local and international architecture.

Pankhasari Retreat

The digitally connected retreat in the Indian Himalayas aims to promote more sustainable tourism patterns. The project stems from a collaborative...

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Realrich Architecture Workshop

Local Bamboo and Recycled Plastic Coalesce to form this Residence, Workshop and Studio | Piyandeling

Realrich Architecture Workshop recently completed the work on their new project Piyandeling Artisan Residence and Workshop. Located in the serene...

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beautiful Indian homes

4 Beautiful Indian Homes That Celebrate Nature And Green Living | SURFACES REPORTER Exclusive

Today most of us are looking to relax by being amidst nature. Nature has the cure for everything which can benefit your life in many ways. Being ...

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