As usual, this issue presents some of the best architecture from around Europe.
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...were revealed today online across Europe. This international award recognises the best architectural designs incorporating copper and copper alloys.
Compare different architectural approaches to a single material - copper.
COPPER IN ALL ITS FORMS
As usual, this issue presents some of the best architecture from around Europe. It showcases the rich variety of surfaces that copper and its alloys can deliver for contemporary design – whether gold, brown, green or blue – all living materials continuing to develop in the local environment. But what stands out from our eleven projects is the wealth of different, sometimes innovative, approaches taken by designers today with how and where they use copper.
The 2016 100% Design Show held in London in September proved yet again that interior designers are still making the most of the properties and colours available through copper, brass and bronze.
The North American Copper in Architecture (NACIA) Awards Program Recognizes Excellence in the Use of Copper in Building Design Projects. Projects are selected across three different categories: New Construction, Renovation/Restoration and Ornamental Applications.
Our aim with Copper Architecture Forum is to highlight some of the best contemporary architecture from around Europe. But it is also illuminating to connect projects that share similar contexts, typologies, scales or programmes to explore how different architects use copper to respond to common issues.
The seventeenth iteration of these popular, biennial architectural awards recognises the growing influence of copper and its alloys on modern design.