Striatus is an arched, unreinforced masonry footbridge composed of 3D-printed concrete blocks assembled without mortar. Exhibited at the Giardini della Marinaressa during the Venice Architecture Biennale until November 2021, the 16x12-metre footbridge is the first of its kind, combining traditional techniques of master builders with advanced comput...
Zaha Hadid Architects Computation and Design Group (ZHACODE), Block Research Group (BRG) at ETH Zurich, incremental3D, Holcim
Giardino della Marinaressa, Venice, Italy
3D-printing path lengths (per block) = 602 m - 1754 m
The Mexico City-based architecture firm AIDIA STUDIO reveals design for Tulum Train Station, planned to be built on the Tren Maya railway line in Mexico. Throughout the design journey, AIDIA STUDIO aimed to infuse the station with some of the best-known features of Mayan Architecture; symmetry, monumentality, geometrical alignment, and the use of l...
Tulum Train Station
Tulum, Quintana Roo, Mexico
BAU (Brearley Architects & Urbanists): The Jiangyin Greenway belongs to a growing movement in China towards healthy, sustainable transportation and urban enjoyment. Infrastructure of this scale has an opportunity, or more correctly a responsibility, to create meaningful places in the city. It is also seen as an opportunity for Jiangyin to assert it...
BAU (Brearley Architects & Urbanists)
Jiangyin, Wuxi, Jiangsu province, China
Martin Duplantier Architectes: The landscape is baroque. Unique. Breathtaking. It is world heritage site. The mountains rise like nimble fingers towards the sky. The vegetation, against all odds, has managed to grow on this invincible rock. Faced with this topographical spectacle, all are left astounded.
Martin Duplantier Architectes
Zhangjiajie Shi, Hunan Province, China
The first-place winner for the Rifat Chadirji Prize 2020 and the People’s Choice Award is a team of five from Cairo, Egypt: Ali Khaled Elewa, Mostafa Ahmed Zakaria, Sherif Khaled Abdelkhaleq, Hoda Essam Abdelmawla and Ebtisam Elgizawy. The winning team was selected out of 177 submissions from 42 countries received this year.
Living pedestrian bridge over the Nile
Five Egyptian Architects: Ali Khaled Elewa, Mostafa Ahmed Zakaria, Sherif Khaled Abdelkhaleq, Hoda Essam Abdelmawla, and Ebtisam Elgizawy
Over the Nile River, Linking El Tahrir district to El zamalek district, Cairo, Egypt
Iranian architecture practice Studio Eiraji, with its young architects, have revealed its competition proposal for Shiraz Life Bridge architectural competition in Shiraz, Iran.
Shiraz Life Bridge
The Iranian Architect Milad Eshtiyaghi has designed a sustainable bridge for the city of Shiraz in south-central Iran.
M.E Architecture Studio
The Tehran based architectural design studio Farho has designed "El Goli " pedestrian bridge that located in Tabriz, Iran.
image © Farho
image © Farho
image © Farho
Architect: Farshid Hosseini
Location: Tabriz, Iran
Project year: 2018