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Encore Dunhuang Theater / BIAD-ZXD ARCHITECTS

Encore Dunhuang Theater / BIAD-ZXD ARCHITECTS

The Encore Dunhuang Theatre is located in the suburbs of Dunhuang, Gansu. With a construction area of 65,000m2 and a gross floor area of 19,900m2, it is a theatre dedicated to the theme of drama. The architect had to give more consideration to the...
architecture - 2019-02-20 19:39:54
Library Kressbronn a. B. / Steimle Architekten

Library Kressbronn a. B. / Steimle Architekten

Public reuse of the former barn at Hemigkofener Straße 11. The guiding ideas for this design were to treat the architectural heritage with consideration and respect and to preserve the character of the old barn in the center of Kressbronn while...
architecture - 2019-02-20 19:39:54
Urban Refuge Studio House / Estudio Berzero Jaros

Urban Refuge Studio House / Estudio Berzero Jaros

On the central area and practically linked to the Arroyo La Cañada, there is a land of 9 x 16 meters to solve a small urban refuge. The intervention bets on the renovation of the existing fabric, in one of the many urban residual spaces that...
architecture - 2019-02-20 19:39:53


Santo Domingo House / Apaloosa Estudio de Arquitectura y Diseño + Simetría Estudio de Arquitectura

Santo Domingo House / Apaloosa Estudio de Arquitectura y Diseño + Simetría Estudio de Arquitectura

"The container inside the container" both play an important role in the project, one can not be without the other and the spatial difference between them generates the required environment to provide amenity to the privacy of the users.
architecture - 2019-02-20 19:39:53
Three Court House / RMA Architects

Three Court House / RMA Architects

The Three Court House is conceived as a series of similar but varied modules that could be constructed incrementally. The use of discrete modules allows the form of the house to conform to, and take advantage of, the unique shape of the site. By...
architecture - 2019-02-20 19:39:54
House in Messines / Vitor Vilhena Architects

House in Messines / Vitor Vilhena Architects

Algarve, in the South of Portugal does not only live by the sea. Proof of this is the village of São Bartolomeu de Messines, municipality of Silves - located in the interior of the Algarve, far from the mass tourism that occupies the whole...
architecture - 2019-02-20 19:39:53
Seafront House / OAB. Office of Architecture in Barcelona

Seafront House / OAB. Office of Architecture in Barcelona

The house is situated on Port de la Selva Bay, on the northern coast of Cap de Creus Natural Park, with its face to the sea and the Tramuntana wind. A building between party walls, the house takes account of the cultural legacy of the location and...
architecture - 2019-02-20 19:39:53
Monorail station of Amanohashidate view land / Koichi Hankai Architect & Associates

Monorail station of Amanohashidate view land / Koichi Hankai Architect & Associates

It?s a large-scale renovation work of the monorail station. Because it?s a tourist facility and can?t be closed, we did construction work leaving only the existing platform.
architecture - 2019-02-20 19:39:54


Rwanda?s Bugesera International Airport to Set Records for Sustainability

Rwanda?s Bugesera International Airport to Set Records for Sustainability

Rwanda?s largest publicly funded project, Bugesera International Airport is on track to be the first certified green building in the region. A few pieces of this net zero emission complex include: a 30,000 square metre passenger terminal, 22...
architecture - 2019-02-20 19:39:53
Lina Bo Bardi?s Relationship with Drawing Explored by the Fundació Joan Miró?s Exhibition

Lina Bo Bardi?s Relationship with Drawing Explored by the Fundació Joan Miró?s Exhibition

The Fundació Joan Miró presents Lina Bo Bardi Drawing, the first exhibition to focus specifically on the role of drawing in the life and work of the Italian-born Brazilian architect.
architecture - 2019-02-20 19:39:53
World?s First Floating Eco-Park Planned for Chicago River

World?s First Floating Eco-Park Planned for Chicago River

SOM has revealed their design for the world?s first floating eco-park along the Chicago River. Called Wild Mile Chicago, the project is sited between Chicago and North avenues along the east side of Goose Island. A group of ecologists and activists...
architecture - 2019-02-20 19:39:53
Pyeong Chang Dong Brick House / June Architects

Pyeong Chang Dong Brick House / June Architects

A Home for Both the Young Parents and their ChildrenThere is an image that comes to mind when we talk of a house where children live and a house in Pyeongchang-dong. We built a home that transcends both stereotypes. We tried to conceive a place that...
architecture - 2019-02-20 19:39:54
House Alder / Andreas Fuhrimann Gabrielle Hächler Architekten

House Alder / Andreas Fuhrimann Gabrielle Hächler Architekten

The architects? task for this project was to develop a harmonic and sculptural volume by exploiting the building regulations (distance between buildings, bay windows, offset of roof fascia) and applying them in a way that laymen wouldn?t recognize...
architecture - 2019-02-20 19:39:54


6 Schools That Defined Their Own Architectural Styles

6 Schools That Defined Their Own Architectural Styles

Architectural education has always been fundamentally influenced by whichever styles are popular at a given time, but that relationship flows in the opposite direction as well. All styles must originate somewhere, after all, and revolutionary...
architecture - 2019-02-20 19:39:53
Reiulf Ramstad's Exhibition at the Utzon Center Investigates the Local-Global Architect

Reiulf Ramstad's Exhibition at the Utzon Center Investigates the Local-Global Architect

Reiulf Ramstad Architects will inaugurate a new exhibition series ?In the World of an Architect? at The Utzon Center, focusing on ?architecture and design created in the tension field between local and global.? The exhibition will consist of a...
architecture - 2019-02-20 19:39:53
Albizzia House / Aaksen Responsible Aarchitecture

Albizzia House / Aaksen Responsible Aarchitecture

This is a tale of a treasured process that evolves into a structure. Living in Indonesia where the land is abounding for culture and noble values, there can be found many fascinating artifacts from our ancestors if we traverse deep within.
architecture - 2019-02-20 19:39:54
Hulu Series to Feature the World Expo's "Murder Castle"

Hulu Series to Feature the World Expo's "Murder Castle"

Hulu has announced that they will be adapting a story of H.H. Holmes, America?s first documented serial killer, into a television series on the 1893 World?s Columbian Exposition in Chicago. Based on the nonfiction book The Devil in the White City by...
architecture - 2019-02-20 19:39:53
Studio PARE designs an Orchestra Hall inspired by a 19th Century Music Box

Studio PARE designs an Orchestra Hall inspired by a 19th Century Music Box

Milan-based Studio PARE has won a competition for the design of a small concert hall in Valsolda, Lake Lugano, Italy. The competition called for a new space to house the 40-person Valsolda Philharmonic Orchestra, with Studio PARE responding with a...
architecture - 2019-02-20 19:39:53
Nanshanli Hotel / Linjian Design Studio

Nanshanli Hotel / Linjian Design Studio

The project is located in the South Bank Scenic Area of Chongqing City, China. The original site is a 20 mu old courtyard, which is a few random single buildings at the end of the last century. The terrain is very undulating and the vegetation is...
architecture - 2019-02-19 19:36:48
OPEN Architecture's Chapel of Sound Reimagines the Concert Hall

OPEN Architecture's Chapel of Sound Reimagines the Concert Hall

Nestled in a valley north of Beijing, a building will soon be completed that may appear to have always been there, or to have emerged from and grown out of the surrounding stony landscape. OPEN Architecture? Chapel of Sound in Chengde, China was...
architecture - 2019-02-19 19:36:48
Gwangmyeong YMCA Byeopssi School / JYA-RCHITECTS

Gwangmyeong YMCA Byeopssi School / JYA-RCHITECTS

?When we first decided to build, the thing we were most worried about was that the new school might be too comfortable and that the kids might get too used to being comfortable." The philosophy of Byeopssi School, the way I understand it, is to...
architecture - 2019-02-19 19:36:48
Robots will Construct Melike Alt?n???k' Robot Museum in Seoul

Robots will Construct Melike Alt?n???k' Robot Museum in Seoul

Turkish practice Melike Alt?n???k Architects (MAA) has won an international competition for the design of a Robot Science Museum in Seoul, South Korea. Hosted by the Seoul Metropolitan Government, the competition called for a ?world first? museum to...
architecture - 2019-02-19 19:36:48
Casa De Masi / Toti Semerano

Casa De Masi / Toti Semerano

Turning a country house, lost in the Agro di Casarano from an anonymous building without quality in a meeting place between art and architecture was not a recent request. It would have been much simpler to demolish the existing one and redesign the...
architecture - 2019-02-19 19:36:48
Dough & CO / Tomi Atelier Architecs

Dough & CO / Tomi Atelier Architecs

As for this project, the client has requested us to come up with a design that would turn this space to be more than just a normal ?Café?. This place shall be more flexible and capable to hold many functions such as a corporate meeting point, a...
architecture - 2019-02-19 19:36:48
?A Building Created Just to Perform a Particular Function is a Dead Building?: Pei Zhu of Studio Zhu-Pei

?A Building Created Just to Perform a Particular Function is a Dead Building?: Pei Zhu of Studio Zhu...

Since the early 2000s, China consistently has been surprising the world as the playground for international superstar architects? most daring creations. It still does so, but the element of surprise is gone, and with increased concern for building...
architecture - 2019-02-19 19:36:48
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