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Sneak a Peek at the New Features in Twinmotion 2020

Sneak a Peek at the New Features in Twinmotion 2020

Real-time architectural visualization provides a compelling immediacy that helps stakeholders in architectural projects better understand unbuilt buildings. With the interactive architectural visualization tool Twinmotion, it’s now possible to...
architecture - 2020-01-21 19:35:17
Várzea Church / FCC Arquitectura

Várzea Church / FCC Arquitectura

It was proposed to the studio FCC architecture, the interior renovation of an existing Catholic church in Felgueiras, Portugal.
architecture - 2020-01-21 19:35:17
Wellington St Mixed Use / Matt Gibson Architecture + Design

Wellington St Mixed Use / Matt Gibson Architecture + Design

An open minded client approached us with the opportunity to renew an awkward, narrow & underutilised infill site in inner Melbourne. Located on a strip zoned as business opposite a freeway at one end and in-tact lower rise residential fabric at...
architecture - 2020-01-21 19:35:17


Axis Vanam / The Purple Ink Studio

Axis Vanam / The Purple Ink Studio

Axis Vanam (Vanam meaning ?Forest? in Sanskrit) is a project that aims to be a green oasis within the chaos of its surroundings. The project was initiated with the idea of condensing the gap between the built and greens. With a little research of...
architecture - 2020-01-21 19:35:17
Vandewiele Office / Steven Vandenborre

Vandewiele Office / Steven Vandenborre

Vandewiele is a large company near Kortrijk that exists over more than 100 years. The factory is worldwide known for its high standard looms. We were contacted for an interior proposal for the accounting department. A large space where machines were...
architecture - 2020-01-21 19:35:17
Sun House / SAV Architecture + Design

Sun House / SAV Architecture + Design

SAV shapes a poetic house that flows with the landscape - Located in the tropical and sea side state of Goa, in West India, the ?Sun House ? , is designed by the London, Mumbai and Goa based SAV Architecture + Design . Inspired from the fiery nature...
architecture - 2020-01-21 19:35:17
Tanzhaus Contemporary Dance Performance Center / HILDEBRAND +  Gramazio & Kohler

Tanzhaus Contemporary Dance Performance Center / HILDEBRAND + Gramazio & Kohler

New Identity. The industrial complex was originally built as a power station in 1908 on the river Limmat. Selective interventions in the existing architecture have helped define the new identity of the Tanzhaus as a site for contemporary dance...
architecture - 2020-01-21 19:35:17
Smith House  / MacKay-Lyons Sweetapple Architects

Smith House / MacKay-Lyons Sweetapple Architects

Smith House is a vacation home located on the Atlantic coast of Nova Scotia, adjacent to the architect?s farm (Shobac). The home consists of three pavilions on a two-acre site spanning from a salt pond on the east to a bold oceanfront on the west....
architecture - 2020-01-21 19:35:17


Kegelbahn Wülknitz Bowling & Sports Facilities / KO/OK Architektur

Kegelbahn Wülknitz Bowling & Sports Facilities / KO/OK Architektur

The small Saxon community of Wülknitz is located halfway between Leipzig and Dresden in the Elbe Valley. There, ESV Lok Wülknitz e. V., the local sports and ninepin bowling club, used to practise on a ninepin bowling alley in an old barracks at the...
architecture - 2020-01-21 19:35:17
Two-Fold Yard / TAOA

Two-Fold Yard / TAOA

It is a house intervention project. The owner who is an artist wishes to add the function of art studio to his house after its reconstruction. What is more, the work of art creating will not interfere the daily living at all should also be...
architecture - 2020-01-21 19:35:17
Facing the Climate Crisis: 5 Projects with Innovative Solutions

Facing the Climate Crisis: 5 Projects with Innovative Solutions

For decades, scientists have been warning us about global warming, and the consequences of human actions on the planet in the form of environmental disasters. The construction sector is today one of the major contributors to...
architecture - 2020-01-21 19:35:17
Rural Frameworks: Ghana's New Spaces for Learning

Rural Frameworks: Ghana's New Spaces for Learning

Ghana\'s architecture has long been tied to local building materials. From traditional thatch roofs and mud walls to contemporary concrete and glass structures, the country\'s built environment is a refection of the surrounding context. This is...
architecture - 2020-01-21 19:35:17
Powerhouse Company Designs Floating Timber Office for Rotterdam

Powerhouse Company Designs Floating Timber Office for Rotterdam

Powerhouse Company has revealed a new design for Floating Office Rotterdam (FOR), the headquarters of the Global Commission on Adaptation (GCA). As the team states, construction will start this spring, and the all-timber project will be both...
architecture - 2020-01-21 19:35:17


Vidya Devi Jindal School of Nursing / SpaceMatters

Vidya Devi Jindal School of Nursing / SpaceMatters

SpaceMatters was invited to design a School of Nursing in the existing campus of the Institute of Medical Science in Agroha, Haryana. This building is a gift from a reputed industrial house whose roots lie in the city. The brief was to design a...
architecture - 2020-01-21 19:35:17
Boundary House / AD+studio

Boundary House / AD+studio

There is a trade-off between Binh Duong\'s industrial development and its bad air quality, noise pollution, heavy traffic congestion and many other problems, which strongly impacting the quality of living environment. The construction site locates...
architecture - 2020-01-21 19:35:17
UNSense Develops an Adaptive Neighborhood of 100 Homes, part of UNStudio Brainport Smart District Master Plan

UNSense Develops an Adaptive Neighborhood of 100 Homes, part of UNStudio Brainport Smart District Ma...

UNSense, the arch-tech company founded by UNStudio, is one step closer to the realization of the "100 Homes Project" after a successful feasibility study. Commissioned by the Brainport Smart District Foundation, the project is a...
architecture - 2020-01-21 19:35:17
Ińaki Alday on the Climate Crisis: The Planet is "At the Limit of Collapse"

Ińaki Alday on the Climate Crisis: The Planet is "At the Limit of Collapse"

Ińaki Alday is the current dean of the School of Architecture of Tulane (New Orleans). Founder of Alday Jover arquitectura y paisaje, he also offers advice to the United Nations as an expert on the urban planning of rivers and deltas. In this...
architecture - 2020-01-21 19:35:17
Restoration and Reconstruction of Liu Geng Tang Hall / 3andwich Design / He Wei Studio

Restoration and Reconstruction of Liu Geng Tang Hall / 3andwich Design / He Wei Studio

Origin and evolutionAt the beginning of 2017, Mr. Wu Zhixuan, who has been focusing on the restoration and utilization of Huizhou ancient houses in Wuyuan, found our design team, hoping to jointly build a homestay with the theme of Hui ink culture....
architecture - 2020-01-21 19:35:17
The Beauty of Marble in Interiors and Facades

The Beauty of Marble in Interiors and Facades

Michelangelo\'s sculptures. The ancient Greek temples. Castle interiors and palaces. The iconic Barcelona Pavilion of Mies van der Rohe. When we approach the history of architecture and sculpture, it is inevitable that we speak of marble....
architecture - 2020-01-21 19:35:17
Golondrinas 34 House  / estudio AM arquitectos

Golondrinas 34 House / estudio AM arquitectos

The Golondrinas 34 house was designed with the intention of incorporating the interior public areas with the gardens that provide lighting, cross-ventilation and visuals. The sobriety of colours and the use of few materials reflect a...
architecture - 2020-01-20 19:33:45
Tadao Ando Unveils Images of the He Art Museum, Under-Construction in Southern China

Tadao Ando Unveils Images of the He Art Museum, Under-Construction in Southern China

Tadao Ando Architect & Associates revealed the design for He Art Museum (HEM), the first art museum dedicated to southern China?s regional Lingnan culture. Scheduled for opening on the 21st of March 2020, with an inaugural exhibition curated by...
architecture - 2020-01-20 19:33:45
Multifunctional Cultural Space / Sanahuja&Partners

Multifunctional Cultural Space / Sanahuja&Partners

This building type is a model of simplicity focused on achieving a very clear, useful, simple and easy to maintain space. Nevertheless, we avoided falling into a simple industrial-bay-type design, as the intent was to ensure the final result would...
architecture - 2020-01-20 19:33:45
Snřhetta Selected to Design the New Visual Identity for the Open-Source Platform Wikipedia

Snřhetta Selected to Design the New Visual Identity for the Open-Source Platform Wikipedia

The Wikimedia Foundation selected multidisciplinary firm Snřhetta to develop the new brand identity for Wikipedia, its free open platform. Aiming to create visuals that push forward Wikimedia?s international commitment to ?setting knowledge free?,...
architecture - 2020-01-20 19:33:45
Bjarke Ingels: "If we can Change the Climate of the World by Accident, Imagine What we can Achieve by Trying"

Bjarke Ingels: "If we can Change the Climate of the World by Accident, Imagine What we can Achi...

Bjarke Ingels is one of the most well-known architects of our time. During a conversation in Copenhagen between Ingels and Sky-Frame, he discussed his point of view, creating reality, immense courage and the secret behind his unwavering pragmatism.
architecture - 2020-01-20 19:33:45
K House / Kitamura Naoya Architects & Planners

K House / Kitamura Naoya Architects & Planners

The site is just past a small alley, it is a place surrounded by residential areas. Clients requested a one-story house for four family members. Therefore, I wanted to create a space where you can feel diversity and expansion without feeling...
architecture - 2020-01-20 19:33:45
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