Publication – Our research into Virtual Reality as a tool for the design of Villa Ruba is forming part of the book and exhibition ‘The Architecture Machine’. Architekturmuseum der TUM. Book launch at Pinakothek der Moderne, Munich, October 14, 2020.
Publication – 'Camping in a High-Rise' MA architecture course at the Royal College of Art. Together with our students we explored the contrast between the mass and permanence of buildings and the temporary, light-weight and ad-hoc notion of camping. For more joy, please explore our students' work at the RCA Virtual Show or you can order the publication from us. firstname.lastname@example.org
Lecture - 'A House and its Ideal Neighbour' lecture at Melbourne School of Design, Tuesday 5th of October. Our house will be Building 2 from Klingelbeek and the ideal neighbour would be the Hopkins House by Michael and Patty Hopkins.
Once a Virtual Reality model, now reality. The villa is on site, expected completion end of 2021.
A semi-detached house, two apartment buildings and a restaurant frame the new square around the allotment garden in Klingelbeek. Building 5,6,7,8 are nearing completion in Arnheim.
Lecture - What we talk about when we talk about Architecture. Early morning lecture at University of Technology in Sydney part of the series 'The Contemporary is always over, maybe there's architecture after ambiguity...' Wednesday 28th of October.
The Vinyl house is characterised by three key elements: The ‘Main House’ is defined by an efficient, compact, pre- fabricated wooden structure, optimised for short spans and minimal material use. The quality of this ground floor lies in its openness and immidiate relationship to the external landscape. The ‘Umbrella’, is a light-weight glass roof with integrated solar panels, and the ‘Outdoor Living Room’ is located between the main house and the ‘Umbrella’ roof, offering a special and surprising external room, used as extension of the living space - a stove, sun bed, barbecue, jacuzzi or conservatory for growing plants, use it however you want. The house is designed with the aim of using timber and recycled plastics and to achieve an Outstanding BREEAM rating.