Category: Education

Light Box | WE architecture

Light Box | WE architecture

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• April 7, 2011 • Comments (0)

Light Box by WE architecture, is the 3rd prize proposal for an extension of the existing high school of Falkonergården. The building is a Danish international style complex worthy of preservation. As a result of increasing popularity and the addition of an athletic department, Falkonergården is in high lack of improved gym facilities and a larger assembly […]

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Ed Roberts Campus | Leddy Maytum Stacy Architects

Ed Roberts Campus | Leddy Maytum Stacy Architects

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• March 24, 2011 • Comments (0)

Commemorating the life of an international leader and educator in the disability rights movement, the Ed Roberts Campus recently opened in Berkeley. When Ed Roberts founded Berkeley’s Center for Independent Living (CIL) in 1972, it was the world’s first organization to be run by and for people with disabilities. After Roberts’s death in 1995, the […]

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Faculty of Business studies of Mondragon University | Hoz Fontan Arquitectos

Faculty of Business studies of Mondragon University | Hoz Fontan Arquitectos

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• March 23, 2011 • Comments (0)

Faculty of Business studies of Mondragon University is the recent completed project by Spanish architectural firm Hoz Fontan Arquitectos. The university required a space in which to impart regulated and continuous education, lodge the administration’s office, a library and the assembly room. The building meets all these requirements divided in four volumes. The first three […]

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Laboratory Schools, Early Childhood Center | Valerio Dewalt Train Associates

Laboratory Schools, Early Childhood Center | Valerio Dewalt Train Associates

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• March 13, 2011 • Comments (0)

Valerio Dewalt Train Associates has designed the new Laboratory Schools, Early Childhood Center for University of Chicago. Founded by John Dewey in 1886, the University of Chicago Laboratory Schools have been a successful and evolving experiment in an educational model that prioritizes the learning environment as teacher. In 2007, the Schools embarked on one of […]

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Dress Code | Complex City

Dress Code | Complex City

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• February 17, 2011 • Comments (1)

Dress Code is an elementary school designed for the community of Fréchy in SWITZERLAND. It is surrounded by farming areas and nearby hills. Under the idea that once the program and the function are defined, the architect’s job consists in dressing up architecture; Dress Code was conceived. It gives a major importance to the facades […]

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Groupe Scolaire \ Trévelo & Viger-Kohler architectes (TVK)

Groupe Scolaire \ Trévelo & Viger-Kohler architectes (TVK)

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• February 15, 2011 • Comments (1)

In Arcueil (Paris Suburbs, France), due to its site condition that surrounded by residential blocks, Trévelo & Viger-Kohler architectes (TVK) has maximized the accessibility and visibility, while giving an strong identity to this Groupe Scolaire school project. Considering the diversity of the surrounding architecture and other elements, we propose a continuous, homogeneous and calm form. […]

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School Center Paredes - Alenquer | André Espinho Arquitectura

School Center Paredes – Alenquer | André Espinho Arquitectura

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• February 12, 2011 • Comments (0)

Portuguese architectural firm André Espinho Arquitectura has designed the School Center Paredes – Alenquer. School Center Paredes is composed of a white volume resting on four black volumes, thus marking the separation between floors. The majority of the project works around the creation of three patios/playgrounds and the relationship of the building with the slope […]

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Center of Arts and Education of Pimentas | Biselli + Katchborian architects

Center of Arts and Education of Pimentas | Biselli + Katchborian architects

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• December 21, 2010 • Comments (0)

Brazil-based architectural studio Biselli + Katchborian architects completed the Center of Arts and Education of Pimentas in São Paulo, Brazil. + Architect’s statement by Biselli + Katchborian architects The Center of Arts and Education of Pimentas is located in Guarulhos, in Pimentas neighborhood, a place with few community equipment directed to education, leisure and sports. […]

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UNStudio / Ben van Berkel’s design chosen for the Singapore University of Technology and Design

UNStudio / Ben van Berkel’s design chosen for the Singapore University of Technology and Design

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• November 25, 2010 • Comments (0)

The world-renowned architect UNStudio / Ben van Berkel’s design has been selected from a shortlist of five practices to design Plot A of the SUTD (Singapore University of Technology and Design) campus. The main aim of the design for the Singapore University of Technology and Design was to create a campus that celebrates both teaching […]

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Six winners of the Western Red Cedar Architectural Design Awards

Six winners of the Western Red Cedar Architectural Design Awards

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• November 25, 2010 • Comments (0)

Here are the six Western Red Cedar Architectural Design Award winners, the competition is sponsored by the Western Red Cedar Lumber Association to recognize creativity and innovative design by using one of the world’s most unique building materials, Western Red Cedar. The award winners offer a range of creative approaches using Western Red Cedar… They […]

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