The world’s best new building is a remote school in the Brazilian rainforest made out of wood and mud-brick

Children Village Brazil wins RIBA International Prize 2018 for the world's best new building

  • A remote school complex in Brazil has just been awarded the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) International Prize for the world’s best new building.
  • The building was designed by Brazilian architecture studios Aleph Zero and Rosenbaum.
  • The boarding facility provides accommodation for 540 children aged 13 to 18 attending the Canuanã School.
  • The project was funded by the Bradesco Foundation, which runs a further 39 schools in rural communities of the country.
  • The 25,000-square-metre complex is made from local resources such as eucalyptus timber and earth blocks.

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Source : BusinessInsider.Com

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