Green Building

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Furla Headquarters: an industrial architecture integrated into nature

The architecture project, curated by GEZA Architettura, highlights a paramount theme: the integration of the industrial architecture into the Italian landscape, providing an opportunity to rethink the quality of the workspace. 

Vetrite transforms the sunrays into energy

The collaboration agreement between SICIS and Glass to Power is born

Mobile, sustainable minimalism: Kebony wood completes eco-friendly "Tiny Houses"

A new, innovative housing model, ‘Tiny Houses’, has been created to offer sustainable, mobile and affordable living

Building health: green building as a solution to revamp the sector

According to Gilberto Barcella, a specialist in reconstruction and building with hemp and lime, “biocomposites combine energy saving with confirmed properties of hygiene and sanitization”.

In Matera, farmhouses become hi-tech and nZeB

New hi-tech and super green farmhouses are born in the heart of Matera, where high sustainability, comfort and healthiness coexist to meet the needs of the contemporary real estate.

In Sweden, the most eco-friendly yoga center in the world is made of hemp and lime

A pioneering project based on the technology and the patent developed by the Italian Gilberto Barcella including hemp, lime and symbiotic microorganisms.

Economics And Sustainability In The Architecture Of Anupama Kundoo

As part of the 11th “building, dwelling, thinking” cultural programme to be held at Cersaie 2019, architect Anupama Kundoo will give a conference at 4:00 pm on Wednesday 25 September in the Architecture Gallery.

An eco-friendly Buvette for Ca' della Nave

It is a 100% eco-sustainable Buvette, a space dedicated to visitors to the famous Ca ’della Nave golf course the object of the new project of which Italprofili is a technical partner.


La struttura coniuga elementi stilistici classici con sistemi costruttivi innovativi, attenendosi ai più alti standard qualitativi e a un consumo di energia bilanciato.

Bamboo housing project to solve Manila's slum crisis

Earl Patrick Forlales, a 23-year-old from Manila, has won the RICS Cities for our Future competition with an idea that will help solve the city of Manila's slum housing crisis.

Cà delle Alzaie: nature and sustainable materials drive a new urban renewal

A sustainable model joins the philosophy of the largest brick producer, Wienerberger, involved in the recovery project with its eco-friendly materials.

Sostenibilità: aperte le iscrizioni al Master CasaClima Bioarchitettura

Con lungimiranza, la bioedilizia è ancora una volta nel mirino dei percorsi formativi più attenti dell’ambito dell’architettura

Copperwood: ash, glass and minimal design

The architectural project curated by the HAUS team includes the thermally-modified American ash for the coating of external and internal walls

Microsoft Italy and the Sapienza University for the home of the future

Thanks to the program Microsoft Azure for Research, the Sapienza team of over 50 students and PhD students can use Microsoft Cloud Computing for free to design the prototype of the home of the future.

An ice house is one of the winners of the Archmarathon Awards 2017

The futuristic project awarded in the category “Visioning” stands out among the winners for the use of a natural as well as unusual material: ice.

46H: the sustainable reinvention of 1905 House

Toronto-based development company baukultur/ca just recently completed the transformation of a 110-year-old house into a contemporary, highly sustainable home

Patch22: an eco-friendly skyscraper made of wood, in Amsterdam

Energy efficiency is the crucial feature that made the project of FRANTZEN et al Architecten winner of several awards, because it is symbol of sustainable housing.

Nook Residence: an organic architecture project in Québec

Colors, materials and structure are in tuning with the natural context, thanks to the attention of the architects to the surroundings.

Saie 2016 towards the future of construction

The international building exhibition will be back in Bologna from 19 to 22 October with an edition devoted entirely to cities, infrastructure and land engineering.