In Graiguenamanagh, a small village in the Irish countryside, the Boyd Cody agency has made this little concrete house. An architecture of faults, with crenellated contours, drawing fine spaces between interior and exterior, drawing the landscape into the heart of the living space.
On the Idéobain 2010 lounge which just ended at the Porte de Versailles, the network Matério presented a sample of technologies and innovative materials. Concrete, metal, glass, synthetic materials or natural products, many colors, textures or effects, as many opportunities for designers and architects.
In Switzerland, the Zurich architectural office Müller Sigrist established the Festival Hall in the city of Amriswil, not far from Lake Constance. A prismatic construction and banded with copper to false air of rural shed.