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Foster + Partners has been chosen by Masterise Homes to lớn serve as Architectural Advisors for the development of The Global City, an all-inclusive neighborhood in Ho chi Minh City, Vietnam and the first of its kind in the country for the architecture office. The practice will provide innovative và sustainable design solutions for a fully-integrated master plan that features a full range of facilities, residential units, and connections to lớn highways, major roads, và metro lines.


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Architecture may have its roots in sheltering humans from the elements, but that is not khổng lồ say that architecture is for humans alone. Around the world, there are numerous examples of buildings & shelters designed by architects for other species. Some of these can be whimsical, such as the Dogchitecture exhibit by 10 Mexican architecture firms back in 2013, or the series of BowWow Haus kennels designed by over 80 architects back in 2017, including Zaha Hadid Architects. But others are designed for a more direct impact.

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The International Union of Architects (UIA), in partnership with UN-HABITAT, have announced the Regional Finalists of first stage of the UIA 2030 Award. The biennial award, which is in its inaugural edition, honors the work of architects contributing to lớn the UN 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development và New Urban Agenda through built projects that demonstrate design unique and alignment with the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).


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Led by American Lebanese architect Hashim Sarkis, the jury of the global Holcim Awards for Sustainable Construction has announced the winners of the sixth edition of the global competition at a handover ceremony at the 2021 Venice Biennale in Italy.


The Architecture of Technology và Nature: 9 Unbuilt Projects in the Far East Submitted to mercurytravel.com.vn


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Courtesy of TheeAe

The built environment of Far East Asia is challenging the paradigm through urban developments that are centered around principles of sustainability, community, & user-centric design. Following concerns of high-density neighborhoods and compromised landscapes, architects of that region became aware that building for the future means changing their outlook on financially-driven projects with unsustainable strategies, & replacing them with structures that put the user and the environment at the forefront. 


A Circular Summer Retreat & a Native-Tree Inspired Bungalow: 11 Unbuilt Villas Submitted to lớn mercurytravel.com.vn


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D Residence. Image Courtesy of Jemma Chidiac Achitects _ By JPAG.co

This week’s curated selection of Best Unbuilt Architecture highlights private residential projects submitted by the mercurytravel.com.vn community. From futuristic private retreats on the coast of Hawaii to lớn a mini-housing concept on the rocky cliffs of Montenegro, this article explores residential architecture & presents projects submitted to lớn us from all over the world.

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Courtesy of Studio SA_e & Siura Studio

Focusing on competition entries, this week’s curated selection of the best-unbuilt architecture draws from proposals submitted by the mercurytravel.com.vn Community to lớn highlight award-winning design across the globe. Made for diverse programming, the entries each explore how to lớn build upon the identity of local sites khổng lồ win their respective competition. Together, they showcase contemporary formal, spatial and conceptual approaches.


Public Spaces & the Challenges of Covid-19: UN-Habitat’s Small-Scale Urban Responses in Vietnam, Bangladesh & India


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Mobile playground in Vietnam. Image Courtesy of UN-Habitat, Global Public Space Programme

The Un-Habitat or the United Nations agency for human settlements và sustainable urban development, whose primary focus is to deal with the challenges of rapid urbanization, has been developing innovative approaches in the urban kiến thiết field, centered on the active participation of the community. mercurytravel.com.vn has teamed up with UN-Habitat to bring you weekly news, article, and interviews that highlight this work, with nội dung straight from the source, developed by our editors.


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Walking down the streets of cities lượt thích Hanoi & Saigon in Vietnam, you might encounter houses with surprisingly narrow facades in contrast lớn the stacking of three to five floors, with windows for ventilation and natural light only on the front facade. These are the famous traditional Tube Houses. According khổng lồ ancient popular culture, this type of housing emerged due lớn property taxes being based on the width of the facade, but the true reason is to optimize land use, allowing a larger number of plots in the same square.


An Underground House in Ukraine và an Extension for the Glasgow School of Art: 12 Unbuilt Projects Submitted by our Readers


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Current HOME. Image Courtesy of Anna Protasevich

Going out twice per month, our curated selection of Best Unbuilt Architecture submitted by our readers highlights inventive conceptual approaches và designs. Showcasing projects from all over the world, this article puts together several programs, from houses lớn master plans. Moreover, it presents winning proposals from international competitions, buildings in progress, and creative concepts.


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