In this week’s architecture and design video round-up (above), luxury resort operator Soneva invites guests from all over the globe to become full-time residents in the Maldives. Finnish architecture firm NOAN have completed a little timber church in the country’s south, showcasing volunteer spirit at its best.
In bustling Osaka, the design studio belonging to emerging Japanese architects YAP interacts quietly with the city’s streets. And finally this week, fresh from her appearance on the all-new architect speaker series inDETAIL by Brickworks, Camilla Block joins us for a five-or-so-minute conversation.
For more information on each of these stories, see below.
- Soneva residences: Luxury resort operator Soneva welcomes guests from all over the globe to become full-time residents in the magnificent Maldives. Read more.
- The Forest Chapel by NOAN: When the forest reawakens in the spring, this little timber chapel by NOAN stands quietly among the woodlands in southern Finland. Read more.
- YAP design office in Japan: Opening out to the footpath, the YAP design studio in Osaka is a spectator to the city’s rhythmic parade of pedestrians and cyclists. Read more.
- Five (or so) minutes with… Architect Camilla Block joins us for a heartfelt and humorous conversation, fresh from her appearance on speaker series inDETAIL by Brickworks. Read more.
Walk through the design office belonging to emerging Japanese architecture firm YAP and pull up a pew in NOAN’s little timber chapel.