Commissioned by the Toulouse-based organization APEAJ (Association pour l'Education et l'Apprentissage des Jeunes), which caters to the education and rehabilitation of young people with mild intellectual disabilities and personality disorders, Marc Laurens and Pierre Loustau have built ITEP Le Home (Institut Thérapeutique Éducatif Pédagogique). The design of the French practice places shipping containers among autonomous buildings with pitched roofs. A red carpet connects the volumes to one another. The small 900-square-meter complex contains workshops, facilities for therapy, a gymnasium, offices, and living spaces for intern students.
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.