One year after the launch of the Global Commitment to the New Plastic Economy, which promotes a new circular economy for the material, its first annual report reveals progress in reducing the use of virgin plastic, plastic pollution, and a growing demand in recycled plastics.
15 Hudson Yards is the most ambitious real estate project developed so far in the United States. An 88-storey skyscraper with magnificent architecture that overlooks the Hudson River and the New York skyline. We have gone inside one of its penthouses by Kelly Behun.
A mix between art, science and humanistic. We live surrounded by architecture, sometimes with beautiful and almost catastrophic work. But, how much do we really know about this discipline?
The Madrid studio overseen by Belén Moneo and Jeff Brock pays tribute to Mexican vernacular architecture with this colourful and sustainable housing project.
Reminiscent of the architects, Barragán and Legorreta, Casa Tec 2015 is the prize awarded by the Tecnológico de Monterrey, which is geared towards raising funds to help the students who need it most.
The technological race towards autonomous cars is underway, and there are now a lot car companies which are showing their cards in the open war for the launch of the first prototypes.
Although companies such as Tesla, Hyundai, Volvo and Uber are moving steadily towards level 4 cars, there is still a long way to go in terms of engineering, infrastructure and legislation for the real establishing of hybrid driving in cities.
The Antireality study creates unique homes based on abstract ideas of reality. Hardly materialisable ideas but they open new possibilities for contemporary architecture.