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Belgium House / AMZ Arquitetos

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Located at a green residential area in São Paulo, the program was split in three blocks (service, …

Architecture

Matthijs la Roi and BART//BRATKE Design "Cultural Jewel" Concert Hall in Nuremberg

BART//BRATKE & Matthijs la Roi Architects have released images of their proposed new concert hall in Nuremberg, Germany. The “Nuremberg Konzerthaus” …

Return on Investment

Carrara House / Mário Martins Atelier

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Casa Carrara has, in a less obvious way, a certain sculptural character that is present in both Casa …

Architecture

House on Ancaster Creek / Williamson Williamson

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> A wide lot backing onto Ancaster Creek is the site for an intergenerational home for a couple and their …

Living Rooms

Peter Pichler builds pyramidal pavilion using 1,600 wooden beams

Over 1,600 wooden beams are stacked on top of another to form this intricate pavilion, designed by Italian architect Peter Pichler.<p>The temporary …

Design

Technical Center of Blagnac / NBJ architectes

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Located next to an expressway, the Technical Center of Blagnac was built in the middle of a neighborhood …

Architecture

Yokouchi Residence / Kidosaki Architects Studio

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The site surrounded by the leafy woods close to the golf course in Minamigaoka Karuizawa, was planned to …

Architecture

Hufft Architects' Kansas City residence is influenced by Marcel Breuer

The mid-century-modern architecture of a nearby Marcel Breuer residence provided cues for a family home by Hufft Architects in the American …

Architecture

Kengo Kuma to build aquatics centre and harbour bath in Copenhagen

Japanese studio Kengo Kuma and Associates is designing an aquatics centre on Copenhagen's harbour, featuring indoor pools framed by brick pyramids …

Design

World's Largest Single-Roof Performing Arts Center by Mecanoo Nears Completion in Taiwan

A post shared by K19 (@ketsujo19) on May 1, 2017 at 12:45am PDT<p>Taiwan has announced the scheduled October 2018 opening of the Mecanoo-designed …

The Arts

Canada House Dublin / Powerhouse Company

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> For a firm operating in the world of air travel, Powerhouse Company designed an office interior with …

Architecture

Whipple Russell creates modern white mansion overlooking Beverly Hills

Rectilinear forms and intersecting planes define this hilltop Californian home by Whipple Russell Architects, designed for a sports professional who …

Architecture

BIG reveals plans for Swiss hotel with zigzagging ski slope on its roof

Guests will be able to ski down the zigzagging roof of this hotel by Danish practice Bjarke Ingels Group and onto the slopes of the Vallée de Joux in …

Bjarke Ingels

The Geoff Handbury Science and Technology Hub / Denton Corker Marshall

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The new Geoff Handbury Science and Technology Hub at Melbourne Grammar School, is a simple, singular …

Architecture

Skorba Village Center / Enota

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Skorba is a small village in the vicinity of Ptuj, Slovenia's oldest town. Once a typical village with a …

Roads

Inside the Design of Norway’s Most Controversial Building

Snøhetta’s House to Die In has become one of the most buzzed-about architectural proposals in recent years. Find out how it came to life, and why the …

Architecture

Spielraeume Playrooms / studio3

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Something new raises its head, it takes the stage at a prominent location, a place for discovery and …

Architecture

Lanzhou Planning Exhibition Hall / China Architecture Design & Research Group, Land-based Rationalism DRC

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The Lanzhou Planning Exhibition Hall is located in the cross of East Bei Bin He Road and People Road. …

Architecture

Zaha Hadid’s Only Private Residential Project Rises Above A Russian Forest

On a hillside forest outside of Moscow, amongst 65-foot-high (20-meter-high) pine and birch trees, sits the only private house to be designed and …

Architecture

Chile Pavilion at Expo Milan 2015 / Undurraga Devés Arquitectos

<b>Context Description</b><br>We designed the Pavilion to represent Chile in Expo 2015 Milan. Always with the knowledge that the world fair will only last for …

Fair Trade

4 Takes on Why Sound Design Is Crucial to Good Architecture

What is the role of sound and acoustics in the work of leading architecture practices? In February this year, reSITE and MAAT in collaboration with …

Thought Leadership

AE Arquitectos builds stable in Mexico from grey volcanic rock

Mexican studio AE Arquitectos has built a gabled stable from volcanic rock for a community ranch in Jalisco.<p>The ranch is designed with grey walls and …

Living Rooms

Williamson Williamson designs Canadian home to adapt as its residents age

Toronto firm Williamson Williamson has completed a multigenerational home in the town of Ancaster, designed to allow ageing parents to live with …

Architecture

Bora Headquarters / SAOTA

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> This relaxed resort-style home and work environment, a short flight from Germany, blends into its …

Architecture

Peek Into This Contemporary Office Environment Through the "Eye" of this New Business Center Facade

The contemporary work environment is evolving. This new office building from Cloud Architects captures the essence of this evolution through multiple …

Architecture

House in Hauterive / bauzeit architekten

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Located near the village of Hauterive and overlooking the lake of Neuchâtel, a new construction was …

Swimming Pools

Studio Guilherme Torres brings "rock 'n' roll" atmosphere to São Paulo house

Studio Guilherme Torres has transformed a family home in Brazil into a contemporary pad for a DJ and music producer.<p>It took nearly two years to …

Architecture

Atlas Garden / Sweco Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The renovation of the Lokstallet block in central Stockholm transformed an anonymous building into a …

Poetry

520 West 28th / Zaha Hadid Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> There is a powerful urban dynamic between the streets of New York and the High Line, a layered civic …

Architecture

Louvers House / MIA Design Studio

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> From MIA Design Studio’s perspective, Louvers house is not only a living shelter but also reflects our …

Living Rooms