Adapted to the site’s topography and diluted in the landscape thanks to the green roof of native species, the house presents a solid perimeter executed with cyclopean concrete.
The house is based on Majorcan building tradition and organized around a central courtyard – from the impluvium lineage – that serves as both an environmental filter and a connector.
Instead of trying to be an immaculate volume, the house seeks to absorb the patina of time and thus uses rough, textured materials, such as the ceramic skin of the central court and the cyclopean concrete of the facade.
analyzes in each issue a theme related to a city, a country, a tendency or an
architect, with articles by leading specialists complemented by commentary on works
and projects illustrated in detail. Published bilingually, with Spanish and English
texts placed side by side.
covers current topics, taking stock of recent trends in set sections: cover story,
works and projects, art and culture, books, technique and innovation. From 2013
on, monthly and bilingual, with Spanish and English texts printed side by side.
is the third member of the AV family: a bilingual publication essentially focussed
on design projects (with special attention on competitions and construction details),
heretofore only laterally dealt with in the other two magazines.