A present frontrunner of environment-conscious architecture practice, Vo Trong Nghia Architects is a frequent recipient of architecture and design awards. One of their latest awards is granted through their recent project in Ho Chi Minh City, Binh House, which epitomizes how greenery could be integrated
Located in BSD, Tangerang, Astra BIZ Center stands on a six-hectare site as a showroom complex for several vehicle brands. The complex is designed to accommodate its function on an urban scale. Using glass façade and frontally facing the main road, the showroom encourages passersby
Bringing up “Learning From The Indonesian Pavilion at VAB 2018” as the topic, Forum Arsitektur ARCHINESIA returned by inviting notable speakers to share their ideas with those working in architecture industry. Held on July 19th, 2018, FAA #42 presented Indonesian Pavilion team in Venice Architecture
R House is a private residence located in Johor Bahru, Malaysia. Designed by Ken Yeang, the house explores various environmental-friendly building concepts with a contemporary appearance. Openness and room flexibility is emphasized throughout the house to fulfil the family’s needs and create comfortable spaces for
Located in the vicinity of Chao Samran Beach, Thailand, a vacation house, namely T House, stands with its unusual form. The vacation house is erected on a 260 square meter site, accommodating the owner’s big family when they are having a holiday near the beach.
“On which side do we stand as an architect? Do we want to be drowned in the captivity of capitalism?”
A reflective question was asked by Eko Prawoto during his presentation; rabu(n)senja, on June 27, 2018. In the advancement of the 21st century, architecture, as it
Located along the earth’s equatorial line, Indonesia is the largest tropical archipelago country in the world. The high level of rainfall and humidity along with year-round sunshine are some of the tropical climate characteristics in Indonesia. These conditions are the reason behind the warm air
In tropical countries, a garden filled with plants has become one feature in designing a house. VTN Architects and ICADA subtly collide a house and a garden, by designing Hoan House as a ‘hanging garden’ where nature coexists with architecture.
Hoan House—included in the architect’s series
When reading this book, you might be disappointed if you expected an architecture reference book that is complete with site plans, sections, and appealing perspective renderings. Because the bulk of this book, as its title suggests, consists of stories.
The author Anas Hidayat in the preamble
andramatin, the Jakarta-based firm headed by architect Andra Matin has been awarded one of the two Special Mentions by the jury of the 16th International Exhibition FREESPACE. This marks the first time that an Indonesian architect has been awarded in the Venice Architecture Biennale.