Category: Architecture

THE: SQUARE³ \ LAVA

THE: SQUARE³ \ LAVA

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• March 3, 2013 • Comments (0)

How do you want to live in the future? Three towers of gold, silver, and bronze and three diagonally shaped city blocks make up THE: SQUARE³, a new mixed use development inspired by sport that revitalises a unique urban quarter in Berlin. The project is just nine minutes from Alexanderplatz, the very heart of Berlin, […]

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ANIMA Cultural Center in Grottammare \ Bernard Tschumi Architects

ANIMA Cultural Center in Grottammare \ Bernard Tschumi Architects

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• March 2, 2013 • Comments (0)

A CULTURAL, SOCIAL, AND ARCHITECTURAL GENERATOR OF EVENTS, ANIMA IS THE NEW PROJECT BY BERNARD TSCHUMI IN ITALY. ANIMA is the first project by architect Bernard Tschumi in Italy. Commissioned by the Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio di Ascoli Piceno and by the Municipality of Grottammare, it is meant to generate stronger ties between the people […]

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Clarion Hotel and Congress Trondheim \ Space Group

Clarion Hotel and Congress Trondheim \ Space Group

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• February 28, 2013 • Comments (0)

Space Group is nominated for ‘best hotels and resorts’ in Architizer A+ awards for their hotel Clarion Hotel and Congress Trondheim – opened April 2012. + Architect’s statement by Space Group THE CHOICE OF THE STARS Space Group is an internationally architecture office with offices in Oslo and Sao Paulo. Our favourite assignments are complex and challenging […]

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Lincoln Square Synagogue \ CetraRuddy

Lincoln Square Synagogue \ CetraRuddy

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• February 27, 2013 • Comments (0)

The award-winning architectural firm CetraRuddy designed the new 52,000 sq. ft. Lincoln Square Synagogue on Amsterdam Avenue and 69th Street, one block south of its present location. The synagogue recently held its first religious service in the new sanctuary and is officially open in February. The new ground-up structure consists of three above-grade and two […]

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Banking Branch in Leiria \ 2L Atelier Arquitectos

Banking Branch in Leiria \ 2L Atelier Arquitectos

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• February 26, 2013 • Comments (0)

Joao Morgado shared with us one of his latest architectural photography. Designed by 2L Atelier Arquitectos, the project is a banking branch located in Leiria, Portugal. With the purpose in requalifying an old building belonging to a derelict industrial area, this project proposes a new concept for a banking branch by presenting an innovative attendance […]

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Lycée René Goscinny \ José Morales architecte

Lycée René Goscinny \ José Morales architecte

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• February 25, 2013 • Comments (0)

LYCEE RENE GOSCINNY DRAP (Alpes-Maritimes, Région Provence-Alpes-Côted’Azur) + Statement by José Morales architecte The project site is part of an already settled area where valleys have been deeply sculpted by water over time. Our project has been designed to reflect the story of that environment and seeks to tie in with all of these interwoven […]

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Collector's Edition EVOLO SKYSCRAPERS Book

Collector’s Edition EVOLO SKYSCRAPERS Book

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• February 24, 2013 • Comments (0)

New collector’s edition publication: EVOLO SKYSCRAPERS. The 2-volume hardcover book includes the best 300 skyscraper projects submitted to the eVolo Skyscraper Competition since 2006. Only 150 copies are available worldwide and come in an exclusive presentation box. + ABOUT THE BOOK eVolo Skyscrapers Collector’s Edition ISBN: 978-1-938740-00-8 1300 pages Over the last eight years, an […]

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Fire Station in Portugal \ Álvaro Siza Vieira

Fire Station in Portugal \ Álvaro Siza Vieira

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• February 22, 2013 • Comments (0)

Portuguese architect Álvaro Siza Vieira has completed the Volunteer Firefighters Barracks of Santo Tirso. The Firefighters barracks matches the CB1 Type program and is located in Quinta de Geão, at the lot 28, of 4770 m2. The building comprises a total gross area of 1173 m2 and lodges the support functions to the fire brigade. […]

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Video by ARCHMOV: Platform of Arts and Creativity in Guimaraes

Video by ARCHMOV: Platform of Arts and Creativity in Guimaraes

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• February 16, 2013 • Comments (1)

Shared by ARCHMOV, an online platform of videos with the mission to promote Portuguese Architecture. This is their first video with subtitle in English for the Platform of Arts and Creativity in Guimaraes designed by Pitagoras Arquitectos. Check it out for our earlier story here.

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House in Mexico \ T38 studio

House in Mexico \ T38 studio

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• February 2, 2013 • Comments (0)

Mexico-based architectural practice T38 studio has completed a house in México, Tijuana, Baja California. + Design statatement On a sloping site with a privileged view of the city, we designed a house for a young family. The main design criteria was that every interior space would have a relation with exterior space. To accomplish that, […]

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