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NYC’s first net-zero school surrounds students with colorful sustainability

Architecture firm SOM recently completed New York City’s first net-zero energy school, a beautiful photovoltaic-clad building that’s also the …

The New Kununurra Courthouse / TAG Architects + iredale pedersen hook architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The design of the new Kununurra Courthouse, on the site of the former courthouse, interprets local …

Indigenous Peoples

Container for Urban Living / Atelier Riri

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> In the land area of 150 sqm Atelier Riri was challenged by their colleagues to design a home by using …

Oita Prefectural Art Museum / Shigeru Ban Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Typical museums are usually a closed building type which prevents the public from knowing what …

Lycée International Nelson Mandela / François Leclercq et Associés

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The figure of the industrial hall,
the long and aerial morphology
of which explains its rational and …

Solstice Point / Nick Baker Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Nick Baker Architects have recently completed a mixed use scheme at 86-88 Delancey Street containing 14 …

MuuM Designs Mountain-Inspired Cultural Center in Turkey

MuuM's Erciyes Congress and Cultural Center has been shortlisted for the World Architecture Festival Awards in the Culture category for Future …

Roofing

Corpus Intra Muros / Stefan Hitthaler

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Spaces and objects contain within them the presence of human beings. Human bodies imprint themselves on …

MY80 / Hayball

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> MY80 is an apartment tower with a confident presence in the central business district of Melbourne, …

Nitsche Arquitetos' Full Scale Mural Brings Life to São Paulo's "Blind Walls"

São Paulo 's famed elevated highway, the Minhocão is lauded for its dual use; during the day its serves as a highway, and at night, Sundays and …

São Paulo

Inner City Warehouse / Allen Jack+Cottier

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Allen Jack+Cottier’s bold, sculptural conversion of a 1060 sqm two level inner city Sydney warehouse …

25 Architects You Should Know

As an unavoidable art form, “architecture is one of humanity’s most visible and long-lasting forms of expression,” writes Complex Media. Within the …

Hazel Glen Child and Family Centre / Brand Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Hazel Glen Child and Family Centre uses a vibrant patchwork of glazed bricks, along with various timbers …

Mi3 / Cincopatasalgato

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> A house for a a recently married couple. The husband, Gerardo,is the General Creative director and …

House in Wakayama / spray

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The House has been designed for the requirements of living together of two households in Wakayama, …

Laka Competition 2015: "Architecture that Reacts"

Laka Competitions invites designers from around the world to submit their ideas of ‘architecture that reacts’. That means architecture which is able …

Nursery School Pamplona / Pereda Pérez Arquitectos

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> On the kindergarten project in Pamplona the value of the site is a main constraint, without it this …

UNStudio’s Den Bosch Theatre Design Selected Through Public Voting

UNStudio’s design for a theatre in Den Bosch, the Netherlands has been selected through a competition in which the city’s residents voted on one of …

Design

Meadow House / Office Mian Ye

<i>From the designer.</i> The Meadow House visually and physically blends open exterior spaces with intimate private spaces without compromising the …

Architecture

Planchonella House / Jesse Bennett

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Planchonella House was designed with a simple idea in mind- to create a series of joyful spaces to …

Forestry

Northern Rivers Beach House / refresh*design

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Located in a beachside setting, the architectural brief for this project was to design a contemporary, …

Architecture

Sketching for Architecture & Interior Design

<i>The following is an excerpt from the introduction of Stephanie Travis' book Sketching for Architecture & Interior Design</i><i>. The book features over 45</i> …

Stalking a boho terrace in Bondi

I haven't had much luck stalking real estate lately but today I have found a lovely family home in Bondi, Sydney. Light wells and changes of levels, …

Boho Chic

Vincent Callebaut Proposes “Wooden Orchids” Green Shopping Center for China

Vincent Callebaut Architectures have received honorary mention for their “Wooden Orchids” proposal in the International Union of Architects’ (UIA) …

Tropical Box House / WHBC Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> A concrete tropical box that embraces the lush jungle. The project was envisioned as an inward looking …

Design

C.O Kindergarten and Nursery / HIBINOSEKKEI + Youji no Shiro

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Construction site is a rural town away about 60 km from Hiroshima is a provincial city to the east, is a …

Bauhaus

Esther Koplowitz Foundation / Hans Abaton

‘’It is not a project of some parents for their children, but a work of our society for the future’’<p>The current centre, granted by <i>Madrid</i> City Hall, …

Barcelona