Architecture

New European Bauhaus

22 September, 2021 · Architecture

Hamburg project of a 65m wooden "skyscraper", one of the star projects of the New European Bauhaus.
Hamburg project of a 65m wooden "skyscraper", one of the star projects of the New European Bauhaus.

The European Commission misses no chance to stress that the New European Bauhaus is “the soul” and “the dream” of the European Green Deal. It has just approved an additional 85 million euros to “create a new, inclusive and affordable lifestyle with less CO2”. But what is the New European Bauhaus? Where do they want us to live? Wooden skyscrapers? Prefabricated houses that can be assembled in 24 hours? Cardboard cabins?

Reclaiming our cities

12 July, 2020 · Architecture

Both the “new normal” summer in Europe and the winter of confinement in South America may be a good time to take back the places we live in a very different way.