Paleotopia

Eliminating social stratification, coercion and alienation, although located in the future, the New Humanity of Paleotopia retrieves to the non-alienated living of the pre-cultural Palaeolithic, only this time cleansed of the fear for survival thanks to the GRID.

Infinity Nature

,,Infinity Nature’’ building will be energy efficient and sustainable building, which refers to the application of processes that are environmentally responsible and resource-efficient. Main goal is to reduce the overall impact on of the built environment on human health and the natural environment. Green building takes advantage of renewable resources, using solar, wind, kinetic and geothermal energy in order to produce electricity.

Museum public space sprawl

Under the initiative of YAP, founded to promote and support young architecture, and in collaboration with the MAXXI museum in Rome, the proposed taks deals with the multifunctional, temporary courtyard space of the museum. Words about one of the five finalist projects are brought to you by the authors, Studio KolendićKrmek.

The sleepy giant

The National Broadcasting House is the focal point of its context. Differentiated volumes of precisely defined functional groups, primary and secondary plastics, and the final concrete finish strongly speak their Brutalist language. Architecture is “reduced” to a very strict interplay of lines, surfaces and volumes, the very quintessence of artistic expression in architecture.

Interview: Leon Krier

For decades, Leon Krier has been one of the most recognizable fighters and ideologists of returning to the classical language of architecture and city design. His architectural work has been recognized as very important, since the beginning of his career and has marked, besides many others, a difficult and confusing period of European and world architecture, the period of a crisis of modernity and a pursuit for new solutions.

City’s Water Museum – House of Water

The project researches possibilities of water-watching, as a way of inspiration and tools in architectural design, as well as the lasting and formatting processes in an architecture made in such a way. The chosen site is Donji [Water] grad (Lower city) of Belgrade fortress, as a place from which the city grew, city’s spring and also a place the city is bound to return to, through water.

Smiljan Radić

The vast erudition presented through extraordinary subtlety and a strong sense of intimacy towards the environment that has been derived from universal respect for the environment that surrounds it primarily give strength to Smiljan’s authorship, by which he already became globally respected, and whose achievements we are yet to discover.