If you've been following our work here at JSG for a while, you may have noticed there's a few tried and true materials that we love coming back to. With a beautiful rusted finish, Corten (or sometimes 'Weathering Steel') can add an earthy and vibrant colour to any scale of project. What's unique about it is that the rust forms in such a way as to create a protective barrier, effectively sealing the steel from harmful corrosion. Art buffs will be familiar with its use in large scale…
Gallery of Ali Mohammed T. Al-Ghanim Clinic / AGi architects - 4
Image 4 of 18 from gallery of Ali Mohammed T. Al-Ghanim Clinic / AGi architects. Photograph by Nelson Garrido
Patterned fretwork surrounds Alexander Diem's Villa by the Lake
Ornate patterns have been carved into the wooden screens that surround this lakeside villa in western Austria by Viennese architect Alexander Diem.