Hungary-based architecture firm Atelier Peter Kis is renovating 'the great rock'at the Budapest zoo, an artificial land mass designed to mimic the natural habitats of the animals on display. originally built in 1909, the 40 m high hills feature an internal space of 38,850 m3. the design includes the reworking of this cave-like area in to an exhibition space for cultural programs, events and conferences.
I am going to go and help with the rock surfaces
The egg-shaped mobile home by twenty-four year old Dai Haifei is a response to Beijing's soaring rental prices. Haifie, a recent architecture school graduate, has designed and lived in this temporary unit for the last two months.