Mieres Social Housing (via laud8 -landscape architecture+urban design)

A strangely sterile world without any people – would this be what the world would look like if only architects and engineers an even landscape architects designed it …..

Mieres Social Housing Designed by zigzag architecture, the project re-models the traditional block. Defining a street edge and central courtyard, the block occupies the same footprint as a conventional orthogonal one, but the fragmented structure generates a more multi-faceted composition of irregularly stacked forms, rather like a child’s building blocks.                                        A shifting, angular geometry of canted roof planes adds a further layer of … Read More

via laud8 -landscape architecture+urban design