Category: Education

The Robert F. Kennedy Community Schools | Gonzalez Goodale Architects

The Robert F. Kennedy Community Schools | Gonzalez Goodale Architects

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• November 21, 2010 • Comments (0)

Designed by Gonzalez Goodale Architects of Pasadena, the Robert F. Kennedy Community Schools are on a 24-acre campus that sits on the former site of the famed Ambassador Hotel. It is home to six new pilot schools, delivering innovative K-12 education in a modern, integrated campus environment. The campus includes a new public park, master […]

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Ruin Academy in Taipei | Marco Casagrande

Ruin Academy in Taipei | Marco Casagrande

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• October 10, 2010 • Comments (1)

Finnish architect Marco Casagrande has successfully converted an abandoned apartment block into the Ruin Academy in Taipei, Taiwan. The Ruin Academy is operated in co-operation between Casagrande Laboratory / Finland and JUT Foundation for Arts & Architecture / Taiwan. It moves in-between architecture, sociology, environmental sciences (including urban design) and environmental art. The house used […]

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Umeå School of Architecture | Henning Larsen Architects + White Arkitekter

Umeå School of Architecture | Henning Larsen Architects + White Arkitekter

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• October 2, 2010 • Comments (0)

Umeå School of Architecture was inaugurated in late September. The school forms part of the Arts Campus at Umeå University, which will also comprise the new Art Museum and the Academy of Fine Arts, both designed by Henning Larsen Architects and White Arkitekter. The building appears cubic with larch facades and square windows placed in […]

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Playground Building in Utrecht | Van Rooijen Architecten

Playground Building in Utrecht | Van Rooijen Architecten

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• September 21, 2010 • Comments (1)

In The Netherlands, Dutch architectural practice Van Rooijen Architecten completed the new playground building in an inner courtyard close to the city center of Utrecht for the children of the neighborhood. The old existing building on the playground was to be replaced by a new one. The brief called for a modest, durable and safe […]

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IT University in Ørestaden | Henning Larsen Architects

IT University in Ørestaden | Henning Larsen Architects

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• September 8, 2010 • Comments (1)

Danish architectural practice Henning Larsen Architects has designed the IT University in Ørestaden, Denmark. The masterplan for the area is based on a north-south-going, linear structure. This basic structure is designed as three strips conveying three different urban themes. The strips are intersected by roads on the transverse axis from Amager Fælledvej. Connections between the […]

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Edificio T - UPAEP | Vargas Tejeda Arquitectos

Edificio T – UPAEP | Vargas Tejeda Arquitectos

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• July 20, 2010 • Comments (0)

The 77,500-square-feet T-Library (La Biblioteca Central UPAEP) was completed in 2007, as part of a master plan to expand the university facilities as the student population continues to grow. The University of Puebla wished to redefine the perception of their library with the new facilities, aiming to create a modern information hub for students and […]

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University Campus Brno | A PLUS + A.M.O.S. DESIGN

University Campus Brno | A PLUS + A.M.O.S. DESIGN

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• June 24, 2010 • Comments (0)

Czech Republic-based A.M.O.S. DESIGN recently has completed the interior project for University Campus Brno located in Czech republic, Europe. + Project description courtesy of A.M.O.S. DESIGN Masaryk University Campus is the largest project of its kind in the Czech Republic. The project was set up in 2000 and the construction of the first part of […]

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CAU Central Library: Overlap | Kim In Cheurl

CAU Central Library: Overlap | Kim In Cheurl

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• June 23, 2010 • Comments (0)

CAU Central Library: Overlap is a refurbishment project designed by Kim in-cheurl+archium. It was restructured on the existing library which was built in 1959. Architecture is an identification of place, a creation of individualism that makes it unique to anything else in the world. The place thus creates a memory with time. The meaning of […]

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St-Hubert Library | Saucier + Perrotte architectes

St-Hubert Library | Saucier + Perrotte architectes

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• June 6, 2010 • Comments (0)

The St-Hubert Library proposal by Saucier + Perrotte architectes was the competition finalist for City of St-Hubert in Canada. The building is beautifully sited in the wooden context and presented as a bold horizontal form in respect to its surrounding tree line, and finally punched through by a roof top feature where is reached via […]

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Agriculture Museum | a10studio

Agriculture Museum | a10studio

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• May 21, 2010 • Comments (0)

Mexico-based firm a10studio, collaboration with Carlos Marín from lab07 and Hugo Sanchez from ENTORNO (landscape architecture consultant) designed this Agriculture Museum competition entry for the city of Culiacan (Sinaloa, Mexico). The proposal finally has been chosen as one of the finalist proposals by the government of the city. The project is an ambitious intervention for […]

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