Bank in Essen

The theme of the design was the reconciliation of the existing skin of the building with its new contents.

Simple Forms of Earth Construction - Housing in the Sahel

Pavilion in Streatley on Thames

The pavilion comprises a transparent glass and steel structure cantilevered out over the river on two raking supports.

House Extension in Remscheid

The intensively used garden of this timber-framed house was accessible only via an internal staircase in the basement plinth storey.

House in Toronto

After the Great Fire in Toronto in 1849, building regulations were passed requiring the

external walls of most structures in the city to be of stone or brick.

Tied Connections

Tying building components together with strands of vegetable fibre, leather thongs or bamboo strips is probably the oldest known means of constructional...

House and Studio in Tokyo

Squeezed between neighbouring buildings, this 3-metre-wide house was the product of a number of constraints: the tiny site area (71 m2), a tight budget,...

House in Ito, Japan

Planned as a winter retreat, the house is small in area, but extends over three storeys.

House near Bad Tölz

Erected within a period of nine months with prefabricated timber elements, this two-storey, low-energy house reflects the vernacular of the local farm buildings...