vertical forests

Italian architect Stefano Boeri has just announced a new design for vertical forests in China. The city of Nanjing unveiled the ‘Nanjing Vertical Forest’ this week, a mixed-use development commissioned by the National Investment Group. The project will provide high density housing and office space while contributing to the environment in a positive manner. Boeri […]

the magoda project

The Magoda Project is not designed for aesthetics but instead uses a “cultural exchange” in architecture to create a safer dwellings in Tanga, Tanzania. Developed by Danish architecture firm Ingvartsen, the project aims to enhance the health and well-being of occupants in sub-Saharan Africa. The Magoda village in Tanga is located in a region highly […]

home envy: oxfordshire

Apparently I have an affinity towards all things British, as this is second home in Oxfordshire I have featured (the first can be seen here). Michaelis Boyd is the firm behind the beautiful Kingham House. Established in 1995 by Alex Michaelis and Tim Boyd, Michaelis Boyd has earned a reputation for simple, elegant architecture with an emphasis on […]