Category: Sport

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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Yoga studio \ SHKS Architects

Yoga studio \ SHKS Architects

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• January 30, 2013 • Comments (0)

This is a whimsical yoga studio by SHKS Architects. The project is carefully sited in a grove of Douglas Fir and provides a quiet place for exercise and contemplation. The building is set above the ground to lighten its footprint while its simple form provides an elegant counter point to the surrounding trees and landscape. […]

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Jones Sonter Architects won SPUN & Timber Design Awards for Knox Grammar School's Great Hall & Aquatic Centre

Jones Sonter Architects won SPUN & Timber Design Awards for Knox Grammar School’s Great Hall & Aquatic Centre

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• November 13, 2012 • Comments (0)

SPUN Architecture Awards Gonzalo Gonzalez of Jones Sonter Architects has been awarded a Commendation for the Education & Sporting Facility (Great Hall & Aquatic Centre) at Knox Grammar School. The award was presented at the SPUN Architectural Awards by Penelope Seidler. The project will be displayed at Gordon Public Library for Sydney Architectural Festival 2012. […]

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Competition entry: Tokyo 2020 Olympic Stadium \ Andrea Maffei Architects

Competition entry: Tokyo 2020 Olympic Stadium \ Andrea Maffei Architects

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• November 13, 2012 • Comments (0)

Andrea Maffei Architects made a design whose intention was to allow people to feel very close to the activity within, to the athletes and football players, to the exciting atmosphere in which the spectator is involved directly in the games. At the same time Andrea Maffei Architects also wanted to design a space which was flexible, that […]

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Silk Leaf Stadium \ Coop Himmelb(l)au

Silk Leaf Stadium \ Coop Himmelb(l)au

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• November 8, 2012 • Comments (0)

Coop Himmelb(l)au recently has designed the Silk Leaf Stadium. Like a modern acropolis, our concept for the new National Stadium of Japan places the arena on a plinth as a sign in the center of the city. A large plaza is created by the plinth forming the main public entryway. The seating tribunes are conceived […]

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Pajol Sports Centre \  Brisac Gonzalez Architects

Pajol Sports Centre \ Brisac Gonzalez Architects

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• July 28, 2012 • Comments (0)

Brisac Gonzalez Architects has recently completed the Pajol Sports Centre in Paris, France. The Pajol sports centre will formally open its doors at the beginning of the school year in September. Arranged over three levels, the building comprises two opaque volumes at lower ground and upper level that sandwich a porous mid level space that […]

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Gymnasium and Town Hall Esplanade \ LAN Architecture

Gymnasium and Town Hall Esplanade \ LAN Architecture

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• June 21, 2012 • Comments (0)

In the Île-de-France region, the new gymnasium at Chelles is an exceptional example of a public building with a strong architectural identity. The town council’s aim was that this local amenity should play a key role in the harmonious redefinition of the urban landscape. Located in the town centre, the project enhances the surrounding architectural […]

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New National Stadium for Football-loving Ethiopians \ Laboratory for Visionary Architecture

New National Stadium for Football-loving Ethiopians \ Laboratory for Visionary Architecture

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• June 19, 2012 • Comments (0)

Football and athletics-loving Ethiopians will have a new FIFA and Olympic-standard 60,000 seat stadium in Addis Ababa thanks to a competition winning design combining local identity with new technology. LAVA, the Laboratory for Visionary Architecture, and Designsport collaborated with local Ethiopian firm JDAW to win the international architecture competition for a national stadium and sports […]

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Bilbao Arena and Sports center \ ACXT Architects

Bilbao Arena and Sports center \ ACXT Architects

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• March 31, 2012 • Comments (0)

Bilbao, Miribilla neighborhood, built on ancient iron mines adyacent to the old part of town. A very hilly solar (46 m from one corner to another, just 200m) in which the building was caught in the neighborhood park. Limestone rocks sticking out between the banks and trees in the park gave us the key to […]

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Clean CANAL Water \ Margot Krasojevic

Clean CANAL Water \ Margot Krasojevic

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• March 22, 2012 • Comments (0)

Clean CANAL Water is the proposal entry by Margot Krasojevic for the Competition Amsterdam footbridge 2012. Water management is still the most important function of Amsterdam canals. Without them, the city would drown. Circulating the water is also vital for sanitary reasons. In the days when windmills had to do the job, the stench of […]

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