Composite Wood Products and Their Use in Building

House Extension in Montrouge, France

A limestone house built at the beginning of the 20th century in a suburb of Paris has been extended with two new volumes at the rear.

Gallery and Guest House in Kobe

The three functional zones of this building – a gallery with guest rooms and a workshop – are housed in separate timber volumes stepped up a hill at different...

Housing Block in Allensbach

Situated on the edge of a development area, the block is divided into two separate units by an external staircase across its width.

Cultural Centre in Kuhmo, Finland

This information centre was opened to mark the 150th anniversary of the publishing of the “Kalevala”, the Finnish national epic.

School Building in St. Peter, Switzerland

The new complex is well integrated into the intact local vernacular.

Japanese Pavilion at the Expo 2000 in Hannover

Japanese Pavilion at the Expo 2000 in Hannover

Timber: Indifferent, Synthetic

Church Community Centre and Youth Centre in Lenting

This lightweight, largely prefabricated timber structure was erected close to the site boundary, with the hall and group rooms overlooking the garden.