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Franco Piccini


16 Details of Impressive Brickwork

08:00 - 15 October, 2016
16 Details of Impressive Brickwork

The wide range in which pieces of masonry can be arranged allows for multiple spatial configurations. Born in a furnace, the brick adorns and reinforces, protects and—to various degrees—brings natural light into spaces that need slight, natural illumination. 

Throughout history, traditional brick-laying consisted of predetermined arrangement of parts, and lines of rope to guide the consistency and placement of each individual brick. But there are many other ways to exploit this multi-faceted, timeless material, so we've selected 16 projects that demonstrate the potential of the humble brick. 

Below find 16 construction details from projects that use bricks in ingenious ways. 

YAS House / Estudio Arzubialde

15:00 - 6 April, 2016
YAS House  / Estudio Arzubialde, © Franco Piccini
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  • Architects

  • Location

    Azcuénaga 444, Roldán, Santa Fe, Argentina
  • Architect in Charge

    Franco Piccini, Santiago Rafael Baulíes, Martín Cabezudo
  • Collaborator

    Cecilia Pellegrini
  • Area

    93.0 m2
  • Project year

  • Photography

    Franco Piccini