Category: Architecture

Library and Entities Hotel \ Santamaria Arquitectes

Library and Entities Hotel \ Santamaria Arquitectes

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• December 3, 2013 • Comments (0)

The 3.773 m² plot, is depressed in relation to the streets that configure it. The remaining part of the block is occupied by the Auditorium-Theatre and School of Music, located in a two storey building built in 2003. The Cultural Center extension is concentrated in a 3 storey compact volume and it contains a public […]

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F.3 Fellbach Aquatic Centre \ 4a Architekten GmbH

F.3 Fellbach Aquatic Centre \ 4a Architekten GmbH

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• November 29, 2013 • Comments (1)

A place for the whole family to come and bathe – the new F.3 family and recreational aquatic centre in Fellbach has something to offer everyone. The combined baths were opened on 15th September 2013. 4a Architekten have transferred the three separate areas – the sports area with indoor pool and open-air pool, the adventure pool […]

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ZAC Port Marianne Montpellier \ ecdm

ZAC Port Marianne Montpellier \ ecdm

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• November 27, 2013 • Comments (0)

ecdm architects recently has completed the dwelling project in Montpellier, France.   + Project facts Program: 40 units housing project Client : Nexity Architect : ECDM Photographer : Benoit Fougeirol Location: ZAC Port Marianne Les Jardins de la Lironde lot J2A, Montpellier (34) Area: 2997 m2 Completed: 2013 + All images and drawings courtesy ECDM, […]

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BIG wins the competition to design Museum of the Human Body in Montpellier

BIG wins the competition to design Museum of the Human Body in Montpellier

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• November 21, 2013 • Comments (2)

BIG + A+Architecture + Egis + Base + L’Echo + Celsius Environnement + CCVH have been announced winner of the international design competition for the new Cité du Corps Humain (Museum of the Human Body) in Montpellier, France. The Museum of the Human Body, which will be part of the newly developed area Parc Marianne, […]

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BLÅVAND BUNKER MUSEUM \ BIG

BLÅVAND BUNKER MUSEUM \ BIG

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• November 20, 2013 • Comments (0)

The A.P. Møller and Chastine Mc-Kinney Møller Foundation will be donating the necessary funding to build BIG’s BLÅVAND BUNKER MUSEUM in Varde, on the west coast of Denmark. Transforming a former German WWII bunker, within the protected shorelands of Blåvand in Denmark, the 2,500m2 (ca. 27,000 ft2) new museum will be composed of four main […]

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Enlargement National German Library \ Gabriele Glöckler

Enlargement National German Library \ Gabriele Glöckler

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• November 17, 2013 • Comments (1)

The fourth extension of the German National Library in Leipzig is bold and unconventional. According to the architect, Gabriele Glöckler: “The concept ‘envelope – cover – contents’ translates the function of the building into architecture. “Function creates form”, is the architect’s motto. “The contents are protected by a compact cover around the repository area. A […]

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MET Studio to design Environmental Education Centre in Hong Kong

MET Studio to design Environmental Education Centre in Hong Kong

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• November 17, 2013 • Comments (0)

MET Studio has been commissioned as the lead exhibition designer for a 2,000 sq m Environmental Education Centre to be housed within the new Sludge Treatment Facility in the Tuen Mun district of Hong Kong, which will be the world’s largest of its kind on completion. The project is being funded by the Environmental Protection […]

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Star House \ AGI architects

Star House \ AGI architects

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• November 13, 2013 • Comments (1)

AGI architects designed the Star House in Bnaider, Kuwait. Nestled into the landscape, this beach house blends with the natural topography of the coastline of Kuwait. It slowly unfolds itself to the visitor, as it is approached from the desert. Upon entry, one gets glimpses of the sea whilst going down to the public space […]

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New Certest Biotec Laboratories \ ACXT Arquitectos

New Certest Biotec Laboratories \ ACXT Arquitectos

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• November 13, 2013 • Comments (0)

The main activity of Certest Biotec involves research, development and manufacturing of diagnostic tests. Due to its rapid growth, the company decided to move its premises from the business incubator at the European Business and Innovation Centre (BIC) in Aragon to a free 8,000 m2 plot with a dominant position in the San Mateo de […]

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"Engineers' Syndicate" for architect’s organisation building in Syria \ Ark-Kassam Architects

“Engineers’ Syndicate” for architect’s organisation building in Syria \ Ark-Kassam Architects

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• November 9, 2013 • Comments (0)

Ark-Kassam Architects proposal project design “Engineers’ Syndicate” for the new architect’s organisation building in Lattakia/Syria. The design concept is based on different intersections between lines which have been stimulated from the movement of a human carrying a rock as an indication of the labour and toil being a builder, an architect.   These intersections are meeting […]

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