Articles tagged Brazil

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Marcio Kogan delivered a self-sufficient pre-fab house in a remote Brazilian spot

São Paulo – Studio MK27’s Catuçaba house, nestled in the nature, works just as a modern, modular, and self-sufficient Brazilian farm.

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In an increasingly deforested Brazil, a concept store dreams of nature taking over

São Paulo – Pistache Ganache turned their proposal for Conceito ê, a concept store in São Paulo, into a timely environmental statement.

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What can museums learn from this sun-powered building by Calatrava?

Rio de Janeiro – The scientific Museu do Amanhã, also known as Museum of Tomorrow, designed by Calatrava in Rio is a great example of sustainability for big institutions.

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How can you get visitors to stay for the full length of your video installation?

Venice – Swinguerra, featured in the Brazilian Pavilion at this year’s Venice Biennale, has an  unusually high for a video installation. Here’s what you can learn from it.

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Brazil has a new gold rush – at a place meant to make you smile

Brasilia – At the Clínica L’Or by Um a Um Arquitetos, gold and white concrete provide a sense of luxury to a growingly photogenic type of space: the dental clinic. 

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Take it from the Campana Brothers: this is how you design with a legacy in mind

Amsterdam – At the 2019 Frame Lab, Brazilian designer Humberto Campana explained how his work is a Trojan horse that uplifts and empowers impoverished communities. 

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The ingredients for this restaurant? Japanese methods and Brazilian charm

Valencia – Masquespacio envisioned Kaikaya, a Nikkei restaurant in Valencia, as a mix of Japanese traditions and Brazilian tropicalismo.

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Frame Awards jury member Humberto Campana thinks beyond sustainability

São Paulo – How important are democratic prices and political sustainability? On the eve of the Frame Awards deadline, we spoke with Humberto Campana about these matters. 

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At a Brazilian mall, a lifestyle shop lets the breeze block be

Rio de Janeiro – Terra e Tuma, a Sao Paulo-based architectural studio, responded to Oficina Itsu’s retail limitations with a smart, concrete use of time and materials.

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Rising to the challenge of intervening a Niemeyer building in São Paulo

São Paulo – For the thorough intervention that lead to the Vista restaurant, Brazilian design studio Prototyp& faced low ceilings and an untouchable façade. 

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There's an electric forest inside a Paris nightclub

Paris – For Guto Requena's light installation in the middle of Paris’ Terminal 7 nightclub, emotions are as important as tech

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In Brazil, a co-working space is defying gravity

Canoas, Brazil – UFO Space, located in tech haven Rio Grande do Sul, takes its name quite literally: thanks to Mov.in, working there does feel like an outer-space experience