Conference by Carme Pigem , principal and founder of RCR Arquitectes, on their work and their philosophy of shared creativity.
RCR Arquitectes is a studio of Catalan architects, created in Olot in 1987 by Rafael Aranda, Carme Pigem and Ramon Vilalta. The atelier has received many prizes including the Gold Medal of the Academy of French Architecture in 2015 and the prestigious Pritzker Prize in 2017.
8th VELUX Daylight Symposium: Designing with Nature in Mind, Shaping Buildings that Make People Thrive
Aiming at bringing science, architecture practice and the building industry closer together, VELUX two knowledge-sharing and best-practice platforms will for the first time be held back to back. More than 500 scientists, architects, developers, urban planners, building owners, professional housebuilders, government representatives, and building professionals from North America, China and Europe will convene in the historic site Le Carreau du Temple of Paris, 9 and 10 October, to introduce and exchange their latest research and building practice but also discuss how healthy buildings can be a cornerstone in everyday living today.
NAMA, Revista Amazônia Moderna and UFAM hold the exhibition L'Amazonie en construction: l'architecture des fleuves volants, from July 19 to August 3 at the Maison du Brésil in Paris, in commemoration of the 60th anniversary of this iconic building designed by Le Corbusier. This is the first time that the Brazilian Amazon will be exhibited in Europe from an architectural point of view. Admission is free.
The Amazon under construction is divided into two themes: the "Fantastic Amazon" and the "Concrete Amazon", which unveil not only a vision of breathtaking landscapes and territories but also the integration between them and the