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Balancing education, research and practice.
The creative hopes to create a platform that helps people do what they love.
Architect, designer and inventor.
Landscape architect and partner in LOLA landscape architects.
Simone de Gale Architects
Award-winning Simone de Gale Architects explore innovation and modern forms of architecture in London and internationally.
Originally a construction material supplier, Atkar has expanded to include an architectural division.
AFRICAN FAUVISTIC DESIGN – Designs that are daringly, unashamedly bold.
Co-founder of Snøhetta, architect Craig Dykers is interested in design as a promoter of social and physical well-being.
Great Things to People (gt2P)
Chilean architecture, art and design studio Great Things to People (gt2P) experiment with digital crafting to systematise local knowledge and cultural heritage.
Siphesihle Lwazi Mshibe
This student has innovative ideas about home and office design.
A creative mind that is geared towards city planning and the greater scheme of architecture.
With a passion for the abstract, this designer creates unusual & innovative artworks.
Architect and urban designer Winy Maas is a co-founder of Rotterdam-based architecture studio MVRDV and The Why Factory.
Kevin Kimwelle is an architect who works to bring together sustainability and ethical design in his projects.
Kjetil Thorsen is a founding partner of the Norwegian architecture and landscape design firm Snøhetta and leads their Oslo-based office.
Christian Benimana believes that architecture must go beyond the design of the building and into an understanding of how buildings impact the lives of users.
Clara Mar Hernández López
Clara Mar Hernández López is an architect with a special interest in sustainable design.
Safia Qureshi is an award-winning architect, social designer, entrepreneur and one half of Studio [D] Tale.
Philosophical architect Sou Fujimoto blurs the lines between the public and the private in his thought-provoking work.
Alfredo Brillembourg is an architect and urban designer redefining the socio-economic system to overcome the emergent challenges in rapid urbanisation.
Tshepo Duncan Mokholo
Unlike most architects, Tshepo Duncan Mokholo looks further than the present day before picking up his design tools – he designs for the future.
Jaun van Wyk
Jaun van Wyk is a young South African architect with a passion for the confluence of architecture, art and fashion.
Max Melvill is the other half of +NESS, a project between himself and Jamil Randera.
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When a natural disaster occured in Chile, Alejandro Aravena and his team set out to rebuild the city
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9 Jul 18
The architect tackles the reconstruction of a city through public participation.
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