Synapsis brings together different professionals.

The architects formed a working group, Synarqs.

This group focus on pushing the boundaries of the architect’s professional practice, offers free advice in the area and develops projects for relevant causes.

On this page you can learn more about some examples of this initiative.

From tabula rasa to circular construction

Although Rem Koolhaas is still interested in “Tabula Rasa” processes  it is good to know that he discuss preservation. But there is more to it, I’m afraid. We should not demolish not only usable buildings, but also reusable, repairable and recyclable ones! Partial demolitions should be welcomed and understood, but…