Fabrics could be the next big thing in facades

Fabrics could be the next big thing in facades

Humans have been using fabric to create shelter for thousands of years. If a set of groundbreaking researchers and designers have their way, however, applications of textile-based architectural elements have the potential to play an important role in shaping the...
This Berlin house stays dry under a cork skin

This Berlin house stays dry under a cork skin

<►>The project is semi-buried to maximize floor space in an area with rigid height restrictions. (Courtesy rundzwei Architekten) Timber is an increasingly common building and cladding material, but rarer is the use of timber byproducts. But the Cork Screw...