Category: Architecture

Arup supports ALA win Helsinki Central Library competition

Arup supports ALA win Helsinki Central Library competition

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• June 20, 2013 • Comments (0)

ALA Architects, a Helsinki-based architectural firm supported by Arup Ireland, was announced as the winner of the international design competition for this new library. The project is the new benchmark for energy consumption in a modern high-technology library facility. The Architectural concept has required us to develop an economic structural solution combining a 3D arched […]

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Fagerström House \ Claesson Koivisto Rune Architects

Fagerström House \ Claesson Koivisto Rune Architects

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• June 16, 2013 • Comments (0)

Claesson Koivisto Rune Architects recently has completed the Fagerström House in Edsviken, Sollentuna, Sweden. A curved L-shaped house with a distinctive facade colour. The vertical boards are painted in different Falun red shades and the inspiration for the color mixture was taken from the Swedish children’s book “Where’s the Tall Uncle’s Hat?”. + Project statement […]

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Competition entry: Setubal Public Library \ AND-RÉ

Competition entry: Setubal Public Library \ AND-RÉ

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• June 16, 2013 • Comments (0)

AND-RÉ recently has designed a design proposal for the competition entry for Setubal Public Library. + Statement from AND-RÉ SOCIAL PHILOSOPHY A project that depicts the essential foundations of the current office philosophy and our vision of architectural and methodological approach facing the contemporary reality. A project developed based on concepts that favour a social […]

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Competition entry: Sejong Art Center in South Korea \ H Architecture + Haeahn Architecture

Competition entry: Sejong Art Center in South Korea \ H Architecture + Haeahn Architecture

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• June 16, 2013 • Comments (1)

H Architecture shared with us their competition entry for Sejong Art Center Competition in South Korea, collaborated with Haeahn Architecture. It is for the new cultural hub of Sejong city, featuring a 700 seat theater for classical concert, ballet and musical, a 300 seat black box theater, a cinema, and gallery spaces, and a 1,500 […]

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2nd place winner: Santa Maria del Mar Basilica \ Sanzpont arquitectura

2nd place winner: Santa Maria del Mar Basilica \ Sanzpont arquitectura

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• June 15, 2013 • Comments (0)

Mexico and Spain-based architectural firm sanzpont [arquitectura] won the 2nd place of the competition for Cancun City Basilica, Santa Maria del Mar. + Design statement from Sanzpont arquitectura Design Concept Santa Maria del Mar is one of the oldest virgin avocations. She isn’t related to any apparition; instead she relates with the need that marines […]

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SFJAZZ Center \ Mark Cavagnero Associates

SFJAZZ Center \ Mark Cavagnero Associates

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• June 15, 2013 • Comments (0)

SFJAZZ Center by Mark Cavagnero Associates is the first freestanding building in the United States designed exclusively for the enjoyment and performance of jazz. Located in the arts district of San Francisco, the 35,000-square-foot Center provides the 30-year old SFJAZZ organization with its first permanent home and strengthens its mission to reach new listeners. The […]

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RIBA EU AWARD: Municipal Auditorium of Teulada by Francisco Mangado

RIBA EU AWARD: Municipal Auditorium of Teulada by Francisco Mangado

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• June 15, 2013 • Comments (0)

Mangado y Asociados in Pamplona is pleased to announce that Francisco Mangado’s Municipal Auditorium of Teulada has won the RIBA EU Award, an honor bestowed by the Royal Institute of British Architects on buildings outside the United Kingdom but within the European Union. The Teulada Auditorium is one of nine projects selected for the award. […]

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Wooden Skyscraper \ C.F. Møller Architects

Wooden Skyscraper \ C.F. Møller Architects

• June 14, 2013 • Comments (3)

For HSB Stockholm’s architectural competition 2023, three teams of architects have produced innovative proposals for private residences of the future at three different locations in the centre of Stockholm. Berg | C.F. Møller‘s proposed design is a 34-storey skyscraper made of wood. Berg | C.F. Møller Architects are working in partnership with architects Dinell Johansson […]

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Frederiksberg Courthouse wins a RIBA International Award 2013

Frederiksberg Courthouse wins a RIBA International Award 2013

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• June 13, 2013 • Comments (0)

3XN‘s extension to a neoclassical courtbuilding in the Copenhagen district of Frederiksberg is among this years nine European winners. + Quote from the RIBA jury The considerable bulk of the building is mitigated by a generously proportioned sloping roof which runs down to the lesser form of the neighbouring 1921 classical Court House, to which […]

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C.F. Møller won the competition to design Køge University Hospital

C.F. Møller won the competition to design Køge University Hospital

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• June 10, 2013 • Comments (0)

Rådgivergruppen USK, headed by C.F. Møller, Alectia and Rambøll, has been named as the winner of the competition to build the new Køge University Hospital, with a budget of DKK 4 billion. Køge University Hospital (USK) is an expansion of the existing Køge Hospital, which will be increased threefold to a total area of 177,000 […]

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