Experts from Germany and abroad were informed by means of specialist presentations on topics such as "Environment and Health" and "Markets and New Technologies for Wood-Based Materials" at the 9th Symposium in Hanover.
The exhibition and accompanying symposium will focus on a new approach to disaster management and preparedness that results in stronger, more resilient communities through a process pioneered by the Rebuild by Design initiative.
The exhibition ‘A People’s Palace‘ presents recent projects by the Netherlands-based office Mecanoo architecten. Until 27 Nov. 2014 major public projects like the Library of Birmingham are presented in Berlin/Germany.
The Aedes exhibition documents the work of the Enric Miralles Foundation with the focus on the urban intervention project BCN RE.SET. Six international architects changed the most symbolic public spaces with their intallations.
The shortlist for the prestigious 2014 RIBA Stirling Prize for the best new building has been announced. The six shortlisted buildings will now go head-to-head for architecture’s highest accolade, to be awarded on 16 October 2014.
The jury for the Zumtobel Group Award 2014 has awarded projects in three categories. The Winners come from Germany, Italy and Chile. They represent outstanding examples for innovation in sustainability and humanity in the built environment.