marco piva interview Architects

19th April 2019

Marco Piva: hotels as strategic places

Our interview with architect Marco Piva, ambassador at the Italian Design Day in Miami: his vision...

products salone mobile 2019 Products

17th April 2019

Isplora’s selection of products presented at the Salone

A journey through elements of home furnishing

salone mobile milan 2019 s-project Events

16th April 2019

Trends and news from the Salone del Mobile 2019

Isplora selected some of the products presented in the S.Project space

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8th April 2019

Milan Design Week 2019: our guide

A selection of the events of the Salone and Fuorisalone taking place from April 9 to 14 by...

piero lissoni architect Architects

4th April 2019

Piero Lissoni: don't call me architect

The project view as a responsibility and a daily dialogue. Our interview to Piero Lissoni

stoned pujatti elastico Projects

1th April 2019

Stoned: reinventing traditional architecture

The project by ELASTICOSPA+3 proposes an innovative research on shapes and materials in two houses...

mygg founders Architects

29th March

MYGG: hand drawing as the origin of the world

The interview with one of its founders, Architect Gerardo Sannella, between completed projects and...

made interview 2019 Events

26th March

ISPLORA at MADE expo 2019

The important event on the world of construction narrated by its main players

urban reports barbagia Urbanism

22th March

Urban Reports: chronicling the territory

The international collective of photographers-architects documents and narrates the contemporary...

arata isozaki pritzker prize 2019 Architects

18th March

The 2019 Pritzker Prize goes to Arata Isozaki

The Japanese architect wins the prize for his international architecture, his transnational...

dfab house digital house Innovation

14th March

DFAB HOUSE: the first digitally built house

ETH Zurich researchers, in collaboration with industrial partners, have developed a housing...

Peter Pichler tree houses Projects

11th March 2019

Peter Pichler’s alpine architecture

The “Tree Houses” and “Hotel Schgaguler” projects propose a perfect...

Park_associati_interview Architects

7th March 2019

Park Associati: listening, intuition, experimentation

Park Associati interview. How an important architectural firm is born and organized: narration of...

Isplora_MULTI Innovation

5th March 2019

MULTI: the revolution of mobility inside buildings

The first rope-free elevator designed by German manufacturer ThyssenKrupp will be able to move...

Isplora_salone_mobile_milano Events

28th February 2019

Ingenuity and Milan at the center of the Salone del Mobile 2019

The 58th edition of the Salone pays homage to Leonardo da Vinci and takes a look into the future of...

made-expo Events

26th February 2019

MADE expo 2019: “Building connections”

The international trade show for the world of construction and architecture will be held in Milan...

Isplora_lamatilde Projects

21st February 2019

Spaces and objects, architecture and design

The lamatilde firm: innovative and identity-making projects, where the language of composition, of...

Isplora_Piuarch Architects

18th February 2019

Piuarch: the architecture of relations

The value of the project in its dialog with preexisting elements, the surrounding environment, the...

Isplora_MDFF_2019 Events

14th February 2019

Milano Design Film Festival 2019

The film festival dedicated to architecture and design projects has presented its 7th edition.

Isplora_AIA_award_interior Projects

11th February 2019

Tradition and future in American interiors

The American Institute of Architects has named nine winners of its 2019 award for interiors.

architecture-on-wheel Innovation

7th February 2019

Architecture on wheels

From the Dymaxion Car to the Bauhaus replica on wheels to GUIDO, the self-driving bar designed by...

LocHal_Mecanoo Projects

4th February 2019

The LocHal: an urban living room in a train shed

The flexible and domestic project by Mecanoo and Civic Architects for the new cultural space in...

Isplora_otolab_rusconi Innovation

31st January 2019

OTO LAB Lecco: I am 120 years old

The difficult process of converting small and medium-sized local factories into cultural centers.

Isplora_Matera_openfuture Urbanism

28th January 2019

Matera 2019 – Open Future

The program of the European capital of culture: a laboratory to generate cultural citizenship and...

Isplora_MVRDV Architects

24th January 2019

Everything is urbanism

The latest projects by MVRDV and Winy Maas chosen to direct Domus.

Isplora_Herzog&deMeuron Projects

21st January 2019

The topographical project by Herzog & de Meuron

The new forum for the University of Zurich dialogues with the context and with architecture.

Isplora_q&a_shangai Architects

17th December 2019

Italians abroad: the Q&A firm in Shanghai

References, contrasts and material take shape and explore urban China.

Isplora_architecture Architects

14th January 2019

The ranking of the top architecture and design firms

The “Report 2017 on the Italian Construction, Architecture and Engineering Industry”...

Isplora_3D_printing_architecture Innovation

10th January 2019

3D printing in architecture

Possible fast and accessible alternatives to traditional ways of building and living.

Isplora_airbnb Urbanism

7th January 2019

Living in the time of Airbnb

The effects of house sharing on architecture and cities.

TramVE_map_MG_9680-2©[ab] Architects

3rd January 2019

MAP Studio named “Italian Architect of 2018”

On the occasion of the “Architects’ Festival”, the National Council of Architects...

Isplora_AIA_Riba_prizes Architects

31st December 2018

Architecture speaks English

Richard Rogers wins the AIA Gold Medal and Norman Foster the RIBA Stirling Prize.

Isplora_Aesop_guadagnino_rome Projects

27th December 2018

Guadagnino’s cinema meets retail

The director designs the interior of the Rome Aesop store.

Isplora_maxxi_exhibition Events

24th December 2018

All roads lead to the MAXXI

Three new exhibitions will animate the Museum of Arts of the XXI century in December.

Isplora_architettura_foto_by_Adele_Muscolino Projects

20th December 2018

High-altitude architecture

3,280 m a.s.l.: the new Luca Pasqualetti Bivouac on the Morion.

Isplora_Vallee_de_Joux_Switzerland Projects

17th December 2018

ZIG-ZAG: the BIG hotel for Audemars Piguet

The plan for a sky hotel for the Swiss watchmaker follows that of its museum.

Isplora_urbanx_mini Innovation

13th December 2018

URBAN-X: MINI and the future of cities

The startup accelerator to change and improve urban life.

Isplora_arcipelago_italia Urbanism

 10th December 2018

A journey through Arcipelago Italia

The idea of the Italian pavilion: architecture as a way to revive interior areas.

Isplora_elements_architecture Architects

6th December 2018

Koolhaas' Elements of Architecture

Rem Koolhaas updates and rethinks his personal catalog of the fundamentals of our buildings.

isplora_freespace_heritage_biennale Events

3rd December 2018

The freespace of heritage

Biennale Architettura meets cultural heritage at the Arsenale in Venice.

Isplora_restructura_redevelopment Events

29th November 2018

Restructura 2018: building renovation

The exhibition of construction and renovation in Turin with continuing education events, innovative...

Isplora_ZHA_Philarmonic Projects

26th November 2018

Zaha Hadid Architects gives shape to sound

The ZHA firm of the late Zaha Hadid will design the Ural Philharmonic Orchestra Concert Hall in...

Welcome Isplora Architects Events

19th November 2018


A new concept of continuing education for architects through films on architecture projects.

Isplora_Louis_Kahn_venice Projects

19th November 2018  

Louis Kahn and Venice

Kahn’s project and lesson for the Palazzo dei Congressi in Venice on display in Mendrisio.

Isplora_Bob_Venturi Architects

19th November 2018

Remembering Bob Venturi

One of the most important protagonists of architecture dies at the age of 93.  

Isplora_Ivrea_Unesco Urbanism

19th November 2018

Ivrea after the Unesco label

With the inscription of “Ivrea Industrial City of the 20th Century” on the List of the...

isplora_amazon_prefabbricati Innovation

19th November 2018

Amazon to conquer the building industry?

 The e-commerce giant has announced its investment in a prefabricated homes startup.

Isplora_cersaie_bologna Events

19th November 2018

Cersaie 2018 trends and numbers

The world of ceramics on show in Bologna between prospects and innovation

Isplora_renzo_piano_londra Architects

19th November 2018

Renzo Piano: 50 years of projects

50 years of projects by the Genoese architect on exhibit at the Royal Academy of Arts in London

Isplora_sindone_guarinoguarini Projects

19th November 2018

The Chapel of the Shroud sees the light again

Guarino Guarini’s Baroque masterpiece restored after 21 years

Isplora_milano_torre_arcobaleno Projects

17th July 2015

Milan in color

The restoration of the Torre Arcobaleno and its 100,000 tiles.

Isplora_expo_milano Urbanism

10th May 2015

Expo gives Milan back its water

The city waterways return to their ancient splendor thanks to Expo 2015

Isplora_Libeskind_roma Projects

9th July 2015

Three towers for Rome

Libeskind's masterplan for Tor della Valle.

Isplora_mendini_prize Events

26th February 2015

Alessandro Mendini wins the Prize for Architecture

The architect and designer Alessandro Mendini is the first Italian to be awarded the prestigious...

Isplora_vicenza_sotterranea Events

21st February 2015

Rediscovering underground Vicenza

The archaeological area under the Cathedral of Vicenza reopens to the public.

Isplora_bosco_verticale Events

25th November 2014

Bosco Verticale is the best highrise in the world

The building in Milan wins the 2014 International Highrise Award.

isplora_lina_bobardi Events

3rd January 2015

Lina Bo Bardi at The Maxxi

An exhibition celebrates the centenary of the birth of the Italian architect Lina Bo Bardi

Isplora_padiglionezero Projects

10th February 2015

Pavilion Zero wins the wallpaper design award

Expo starts from a fascinating journey in history

Isplora_expo_nemesi Projects

22nd October 2014

The italy pavilion at Expo 2015 is born

Nemesi’s project wins the international competition

Isplora_renzo_piano_periferie Urbanism

21st December 2014

“Periferie”: the project by senator Renzo Piano

The architect’s working group focuses on peripheries.

Isplora_Alimuri_ecomostro Events

15th December 2014

The alimuri eco-monster is demolished

One of the symbols of illegal construction and land consumption demolished by the Town of Vico...

Isplora_Tamassociati_premio_architetto_italiano_2014 Architects

1st December 2014

Tamassociati Italian architect of the year 2014

The firm presented with Italy’s most important award.  

Isplora_Michele_De_Lucchi Events

23rd April 2015

A Walk with Michele De Lucchi

A journey and reflection on style and art during the Salone del Mobile.  


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