Northern China can be unforgiving in winter. But like so many other frigid landscapes it provides an ideal backdrop to the fluid shapes of modern architecture.
Charles Jencks redesigns the natural landscape to make us think about mankind’s “place in the great scheme of things” and to imagine a better world
In the Italian Alps more and more mountain villages and their stone houses are being abandoned by their inhabitants. But there is hope. A brave globetrotter, volunteers, local craftsmen and international experts are fighting the decay.
A dilapidated historic farmhouse has been transformed into an avant-garde architectural concept, with a house within a house