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South Harbor School / JJW Arkitekter

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> JJW Architects invite the city into the school and connect the school with the city, while utilizing the …

Architecture

Why Our Schools Need Better Architecture

Within the architecture field, the relationship between design and education has gained prominence, especially when it comes to children’s education. …

Architecture

Bjarke Ingels Designs Micro WeGrow School in New York

Bjarke Ingels Group has released new images of their WeGrow micro school in New York. As the first school design of the office-sharing brand WeWork, …

Bjarke Ingels

Because traditional furniture and flat floors are too boring

The Les Angles Structural Seating brings the dynamic surfaces of the outdoors, indoors. Designed in a way that doesn’t look like furniture, but …

LTH (Lund Institute of Technology), Sweden: Campus park by Thorbjörn Andersson @ Sweco architects

Thorbjörn Andersson: The landscape situation at LTH campus is a large, green field; sloping gently to the east. The land was once farmed. When the …

Stovnertårnet by LINK Arkitektur Landskap

LINK Arkitektur Landskap: Stovnertårnet is as a part of the Groruddalen project, built in collaboration with the district of Stovner and the …

Ice Age

Check out University of Michigan's new $261M Biological Science Building

ANN ARBOR, MI - From conducting research on bones from archaeological digs to the aging process of nematodes, science is finally coming to life …

Galaxen, Day-Care Center / Kullegaard

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The project encompasses construction of the new day-care center Galaxen, that is expected to accommodate …

UTS Blackfriars Children’s Centre / DJRD + Lacoste + Stevenson

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The new Blackfriars Children’s Centre is a childcare center in Sydney by DJRD and Lacoste + Stevenson, …

AIA Outlines Initiatives in Response to Rise in School Shootings

The American Institute of Architects (AIA) has issued a statement outlining its new initiatives in response to the rising tide of school shootings in …

Four Primary Schools in Modular Design / wulf architekten

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The pedagogical concept of the “Munich Learning House” (Münchener Lernhaus) is the starting point for …

Returning the Green / Park + Associates

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Nanyang Girls’ High School, one of Singapore’s top public schools, was founded in 1917, and moved …

The Most Stunning And Modern Pedestrian Bridges Across The World

When the new Cau Vang bridge opened this June, the whole world was mesmerized by its beauty and that inspired us to do some research to find out what …

Cape Town

8 Urban Elevators That Bring Connectivity and Continuity to Cities

When working in an urban area with a complex topography, one of the biggest challenges is urban integration. Worldwide, many socially deprived …

Arklab creates matching larch-clad houses with "the same DNA"

Swedish architecture studio Arklab has completed a pair of "sibling" houses in the German town of Heidelberg that feature unique angled forms to …

Ride an Abandoned Railroad Track in the Catskills…on Bikes!

Passenger trains haven’t made stops at the Phoenicia train station in the Catskill region of New York since 1954, but everyday you will find groups …

Lyset paa Lista / TYIN Tegnestue

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Lista is situated in the southernmost part of Norway, and it is home to some of Norway`s most unique and …

Masahiko Ito redesigns school chair to improve posture and reduce fidgeting

Kingston School of Art graduate Masahiko Ito has created a saddle-shaped chair for school children, which is designed to maximise concentration and …

Two Manifolds / Nuno Pimenta

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> What seems permanent may forever be temporary.<p>The Azores archipelago is partly defined by the continuous …

This Modern Montessori Kindergarten Will Make You Want to Head Back to School

By the looks of it, IBOBI International Kindergarten is a place any kid would love to go to school, and probably most adults, too. VMDPE Design was …

A Flexible Workshop and Lounge for the Volkswagen Group’s Carmeq

Berlin-based Carmeq GmbH, part of the Volkswagen Group, needed an office update to allow the employees more flexibility with how and where they …

Climbing wall and swing promote play at Hibinosekkei's Tokyo childcare centre

Japanese architecture studio Hibinosekkei incorporated structures intended to encourage play into the interior design of this Tokyo support centre …

School Architecture: 70 Examples in Plan and Section

For architects, schools are often complex structures to design. They must provide a variety of spaces for education, and also consider sports and …

School of Alfa Omega / RAW Architecture

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Alfa Omega school is an educational building with spirit of locality. Located on Tangerang city, it sat …

Kindergarten in Wilanów / Tremend

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Structure was adapted to the surrounding landscape and low-rise buildings. Architects had to put all the …

BuzziMood Brings Nature to Acoustical Wall Solutions

Between constant chatter, machines humming, and general movement, companies continue to seek ways to reduce noise levels in their offices and while …

Amelia Tavella Architectes completes stone and timber school in Corsica

A combination of traditional stone walls and surfaces wrapped in pine battens help the Groupe Scolaire à Strega school in Corsica blend in with the …

Corsica

Ratchut School / Design in Motion

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The project design reflects the ‘Montessori’ ideal learning environment, where a learning space should …

Concrete rest stop mimics its rocky site

Rest stop or architectural pavilion?<p>Continuing the theme of architecturally spectacular rest areas, here’s another one from Norway that looks too good to be what is in fact a bathroom. Set within the rock formation of Bukkekjerka, an old Sami sacrificial site found on the island of Andøya, is a …

Architecture

Bicycle Bridge Across the Sava River / dans arhitekti

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The bicycle bridge across the Sava River is part of the touristic bicycle path that connects Bohinjska …