L'architecture "en perruque"
April 2013 / Bureau A is preselected for guest professorship in RWTH Aachen university. Lecture the 12.04 in the Bibliothek der Kunstgeschichte, 17:00.
BJ Office vs Ballet Junior
Chateau de Chillon
April 2013 / BUREAU A underground project for the new visitor center of the infamous castel is awarded 6th prize. Too expensive says jury.
March 2013 / "Spirulina", a romantic fountain to produce highly protein spirulina algae is awarded 1st prize for the "Ville et champs" project, site 8, in Geneva. To be seen in 2014...
February 2013 / "7000 Oaks" project by BUREAU A is awarded 1st prize for CEVA Champel competition. The oak forest will soon cover the entire urban plaza...
A Cronicle of Future
Sicli Mobile Units
La crèche en vitrine
December 2012 / Studio Zamarbide : opening and round table "La crise en discussion" with Luis Urculo, Ivan Lopez Munuera, Rosario Hurtado, Daniel Zamarbide and the students. December the 19th at 10 am, HEAD James-Fazy, room R010.
October 2012 / Going Public, new book by Gestalten, is out. Featuring Bab al Bahrain Pavillion and Nomad by BUREAU A. And much more...
Octoberr 2012 / "Bois-de-la-Bâtie" Aviary published in Naked Architecture by Valerio Paolo Mosco, SkiraEditore. Here.
A huts in Kiev
September 2012 / BUREAU A continues its lecture tour. The bureau's latest installations will be presented at Kiev's House of Architects on September the 13th. See the latest articles «Чтобы не строить тюрьмы, мы создаем пространство для общения» and "Быть архитектором – не значит выполнять любые запросы заказчика".
AND Mobile Republic
August 2012 / Abandon Normal Devises festival starts in Whitehaven. The Mobile Republic designed by BUREAU A will travel to Blackburn, Manchester and Preston. Check the work of artists Julian Oliver, London Fieldworks, Hellicar & Lewis, The Center for Genomic Gastronomy and Designers Republic in the traveling caravans.
Pergola de la Pointe
July 2012 / The Pergola of the Pointe de la jonction opens for afternoon drinks, concerts and DJ sets. Built entierly with material found on-site by BUREAU A it will offer you shadow for the summer months. See pictures here.
July 2012 / The Portal is published in dezeen. Errata: The Portal was not designed to “discourage nocturnal illegal activities”. The text from BUREAU A published in this website might explains the conceptual approach of the commission... More here.
The Commune, Summer semester 2012
June 2012 / Atelier Zamarbide final reviews at Geneva University of Art and Design. Students have just finalised a series of living units forming an autonomous community. Have a look at their projects...
Saloon du livre
Animals, Huts and Icecream
June 2012 / BUREAU A will be talking at RWTH in Aachen, the 4th of June about Animal, Huts, Icecream and many other things.
Sono, Soda, Saucisses, Sauna
Mai 2012 / L-Sud official anual party on the 25th. DJ set in the sauna recently designed by BUREAU A. With DJ Muck, Marie-Avril, Nieke Palenke, OpusWerk, etc.
Camille Zakharia likes Bab Al Bahrain
April 2012 / Lebanese-Bahraini photographer Camille Zakharia captures Bab Pavillion... see more.
Electrons and esotericism
March 2011 / The Esoteric Gun Spot is the new temporary stage of the Electron Festival in Geneva. Designed by BUREAU A, the functionalist party machine is free and open to all. See pictures by Dylan Perrenoud here.
Gelateria del Mare
March 2012 / Icecream store project start in Italy. Bureau A is chosen to renovate the space. Sunset and palmtrees on tiles...
And other small projects
March 2011 / BUREAU A will be talking tonight at ENSAL (Lyon) about its latest projects.
Learn for life
February 2012 / Gestalten released its new book, Learn for Life, New Architecture for New Learning, featuring two projects by BUREAU A architects.
Demonstrate in Bahrain
February 2012 / Bab Al Bahrain Pavillon, a temporary installation designed by Leopold Banchini and Noura Al Sayeh will transform Manama's central round-about into a pedestrian public space. From February 16th to March 1st. See latest images on Domus magazine and DesignBoom.
New spring for public spaces?
February 2012 / Talks and interviews on the curent state of public space in the arab world, recorded in the Bab Al Bahrain Pavillion, are online. Including Bernard Khoury, Joseph Grima (Domus), Bjarne Masternbroek (SeArch), Ahmad Al Ali (X-architects), and many more. See videos on here.
Bureau A is online
February 2012 / BUREAU A opens its new online platforme. The website will be updated regularly. BUREAU A is a collaboration between Daniel Zamarbide, former partner of Group8 architects and Leopold Banchini, former partner of 1to100 architects.
The Times likes the twin houses
January 2012 / Check the green house in The New York Times "great homes and destinations"...
January 2012 / Bahrain spring. Spatial control and road blocks in local villages documented by BUREAU A. The next morning traces of the fight for public space freedom. More to come. (see images)
Le bois de la Bâtie
January 2012 / Dezeen features the aviary house by Group8 and Guscetti and Tournier structural engineering.
Architectura, Socieda y Crisis
December 2012 / Arquitectura y Sociedad released the video of its automn meeting in Pamplona, featuring BUREAU A and may others...
Regis Golay likes the Coral House
December 2011 / Pictures of the recently finished project, by Regis Golay, on Dezeen.
December 2011 / Venice Biennale project, RECLAIM, is showcased at the Shenzhen Architecture and Urbanisme Biennale 2011. Visit the OCT Loft area to rest in the huts...
Douar des Arganiers
November 2011 / BUREAU A designe the new solar hammam for the 100% ecological guest house in Sidi Kaouki, Le Douar des Arganiers.
November 2011 / Bahraini fisherman hut is installad at M.O.T Tokyo. Curated by SANAA, the show will be on until January 2012. The Hut will then be moved to a destroyed fisherman village in the Sendai reagion as part of Toyo Ito "Home for All" reconstruction project.
Jacks and Beans
October 2011 / The infamous long lasting alternativ venue, l'Usine, opens its new bar on the roof. The suspended babylonian garden designed by BUREAU A and Guillaume Yersin overlooks the Rhone river. More on UZN.
Nomad along the Scene
June 2011 / Opening of the NOMAD project at the Musée du quai Branly. The installation will be visible until September the 1st. Opening ceremony 06-01-2011 at 19:00. All welcome.
Thomas Mailaender photographes nomad
Under the Volcano
Novembre 2010 / Au-dessous du volcan is an intervention by Group8 at the Centre culturelle suisse in Paris. Opening on the 2-10-10. Come share a drink.
Septembre 2010 / Group8 opens new office in Geneva. Check the pictures by FEDERAL studio online.
Reclaim wins Golden Lion in Venice
September 2010 / RECLAIM, Bahrain nationnal participation at the Venice Architecture Biennale is awarded the Golden Lion. The project is curated by Noura Al Sayeh and designed by Harry Gugger and Leopold Banchini (lapa). more.
Peep show, fishes and other objects of desire
Edouard Decam in Barcelona
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