© 2016 Pistache Editorial

Pistache Editorial is an independent Publishing House that seeks to bring the architectural knowledge to a non-specialized public. It proposes to spread the knowledge of the technical and social aspects of architecture, encouraging the critical gaze of people of all ages to build the city and its spaces.

WHAT WE WANT: ARCHITECTURE FOR ALL

Encourage the critical view at the construction of the city and its spaces

 

Bring the architectural knowledge to a less specialized audience

WHAT WE DO

Educational activities and workshops

Children’s book on architecture an urban planning

Authors Bianca Antunes and Simone Sayegh

Illustration Carolina Hernandes

21 cm x 21 cm

80 pages

 

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Casacadabra

 

In a discovery trip through the architecture’s secrets, Casacadabra presents ten houses in the world:

 

- Casa de Vidro, de Lina Bo Bardi (São Paulo, Brazil)

- Casa Bola, Eduardo Longo (São Paulo, Brazil)

- Copan, Oscar Niemeyer (São Paulo, Brazil)

- Casa Grelha, FGMF (Serra da Mantiqueira, Brazil)

- Dymaxion, Buckminster Fuller (USA)

- Fallingwater, Frank Lloyd Wright (Mill Run, USA)

- Batlló, Antoni Gaudí (Barcelona, Spain)

- Bedzed, Bill Dunster (Londres, England)

- NA House, Sou Fujimoto (Tóquio, Japan)

- Quinta Monroy, Alejandro Aravena/Elemental (Iquique, Chile)

 

Casacadabra has activities proposals to be made at home or at school. It aims to encourage the children to think about their home and their city, and develop ways to see the world around them.

 

The book was funded by a crowdfunding campaign (catarse.me/casacadabra)