Videos

New Marlowe Theatre, Canterbury, by Keith Williams Architects

Time-lapse film of the construction of New Marlowe Theatre, Canterbury, by Keith Williams Architects

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AVANTO: Chapel of St. Lawrence

Avanto architects describe the Chapel of St Lawrence project.  Winner of the European Copper in Architecture Awards 15 (2011)

Platform of Arts and Creativity by Pitágoras

The architects of the Portuguese firm Pitágoras Architectos have designed a Platform of Arts and Creativity for their home city. The nomination of Guimarães, situated north of Porto in the province of Braga, as European Capital of Culture 2012 prompted the transformation of the market place into a central multi-functional public space.

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Lizard Lifeboat Station

A training launch for the Lizard Lifeboat.

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Sunset Camera installation by Leo Lindroos

This installation by Leo Lindroos from Finnish architecture firm MOOK mimics the warm orange glow of a sunset to send viewers into a relaxed and sleepy state by boosting their melatonin levels. Visitors to the installation sit on a bench facing a wall of copper tiles. Behind them is a tank filled with soapy liquid that simulates the soft light of a sunset and converts a blueish beam of light into a soft orange light.

Casting of 'Timber bronze', Paul McAneary Architects Ltd

Video showing the casting process for the 'Timber bronze' used at Tex-Tonic House.  Paul McAneary Architects Ltd

Sustainable architecture – Fully integrated solar thermal copper façade system

Scandinavia's flagship of sustainable construction is a swimming hall in Pori  with prepatinated copper facade panels which collect solar energy for heating the swimming hall and pool. Invisible integration of collectors behind the copper facade panels provide thermal energy without any compromise to the visual appearance of the building.

Medina Elvira Cultural Centre, Spain

Stone, copper, and glass are the elements which bring this project to fruition. The volume of the auditorium becomes a prominent issue, turning it into the main piece of the whole set, whose cover presents a structure made of successive rows of copper shells, which offer a dynamic image.

More info about this project: Medina Elvira Cultural Centre, Spain

15th European Copper in Architecture Awards Winners Announced

Winners of the European Copper in Architecture Awards 15 were announced at a presentation ceremony in Brussels on 27th September.

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