Category: Architecture

UŠCE Shopping Centre | Chapman Taylor

UŠCE Shopping Centre | Chapman Taylor

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• March 9, 2011 • Comments (0)

Chapman Taylor has created an iconic UŠCE shopping center in Belgrade, Serbia. It features the sculptured facade which are achieved by the interplay of materials, colour and forms. During the day, natural light floods through the skylight that covers the entire length of the roof, giving life to the elegant theme of the contemporary interior […]

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Civic Trust Award 2011 for the Darwin Centre by C. F. Møller Architects

Civic Trust Award 2011 for the Darwin Centre by C. F. Møller Architects

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• March 9, 2011 • Comments (0)

The Darwin Centre at the Natural History Museum in London, designed by C. F. Møller Architects, has been announced winner of the prestigious 2011 Civic Trust Award. The Civic Trust Awards scheme was established in 1959 to recognise the very best in architecture, design, planning, landscape and public art. Awards are given to projects of […]

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Winners 2011 Skyscraper Competition Announced

Winners 2011 Skyscraper Competition Announced

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• March 8, 2011 • Comments (0)

WINNERS OF THE 2011 SKYSCRAPER COMPETITION ORGANIZED BY EVOLO MAGAZINE IN NEW YORK CITY eVolo Magazine is pleased to announce the winners of the 2011 Skyscraper Competition. Established in 2006, the annual Skyscraper Competition recognizes outstanding ideas that redefine skyscraper design through the use of new technologies, materials, programs, aesthetics, and spatial organizations, along with […]

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Mall of Istanbul | Chapman Taylor

Mall of Istanbul | Chapman Taylor

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• March 7, 2011 • Comments (0)

London-based Chapman Taylor has designed the The Mall of Istanbul. This mixed-use development forms a strong sculptural statement set within a lush, green, landscaped environment. The Mall of Istanbul comprises a mix of uses – retail, leisure, offices, hotel and residential. The development concept is inspired by existing geographic streetscapes within Istanbul to create an […]

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Petatglass | REC Arquitectura

Petatglass | REC Arquitectura

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• March 7, 2011 • Comments (0)

Petatglass is an interesting project done by REC Arquitectura. Creating a certain level of comfort is the main concern for the project while avoiding the use of conditioning air. It is a good attempt of using the traditional raw material that applied on the wall which is usually used for roof covering, it created a […]

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Art Center UAEM | REC Arquitectura

Art Center UAEM | REC Arquitectura

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• March 7, 2011 • Comments (0)

REC Arquitectura has designed the Art Center UAEM located in Morelos, Mexico. + Project description by REC Arquitectura The university of Morelos is located within a special region in Cuernavaca in regard of altitude, vegetation and topography, which summed up to its programmatic requirements,  resulted in a design strategy focused on the idea of a […]

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Central Library UAEM | REC Arquitectura

Central Library UAEM | REC Arquitectura

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• March 7, 2011 • Comments (0)

Mexico-based firm REC Arquitectura has designed the Central Library in Morelos, Mexico. + Project description by REC Arquitectura The building complex is conceived in sub elements, each element rationally positioned and connected to one another with three generating ideas: culture, cultivation and domesticity. The wagons: Volumes dedicated to book collection and reading rooms with clean […]

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Saffire | CiRCA Architecture

Saffire | CiRCA Architecture

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• March 4, 2011 • Comments (1)

Australian architectural firm CiRCA Architecture has designed the Saffire project located in this beautiful Great Oyster Bay in Tasmania, Australia. The resort is also organic in its relationship to the site. Its form evokes memories of coastal land forms, dunes, waves or sea creatures.  The journey moves from the monumental to the more intimate personal […]

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Pabellón Cultural de la República | Serrano Monjaraz Arquitectos

Pabellón Cultural de la República | Serrano Monjaraz Arquitectos

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• March 3, 2011 • Comments (0)

Serrano Monjaraz Arquitectos has designed the Pabellón Cultural de la República located in Los Cabos, Baja California Sur, México. It is a cultural unit formed by five buildings communicated by circulations that the visitors can use to go from one building to the other or just for an outdoors walk. Surrounding a central garden the […]

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Plaza Residences | Migdal Arquitectos

Plaza Residences | Migdal Arquitectos

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• March 2, 2011 • Comments (0)

Mexico city-based architectural firm Migdal Arquitectos has completed the Plaza Residences. The shape of the building gives richness and movement to the urban context. Plaza Residences becomes a sculpturesque object that acts as a showcase that defines the Monument to Columbus on one of the most sightly corners of Avenida Reforma. Migdal Arquitectos + Project […]

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