Tag: Museum

Museum of Liverpool | 3XN Architects

Museum of Liverpool | 3XN Architects

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• July 13, 2011 • Comments (0)

3XN Architects have recently completed the Museum of Liverpool. Traditional facades often deal with interruptions – windows for example.  I wish to create a holistic kind of architecture, and a patterned façade ties the building together into one sculptural entity.  By creating the pattern into a relief, as we did with the Museum of Liverpool, […]

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The Nebuta House | molo, Todd MacAllen + Stephanie Forsythe

The Nebuta House | molo, Todd MacAllen + Stephanie Forsythe

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• June 24, 2011 • Comments (2)

In 2001, Stephanie Forsythe + Todd MacAllen of molo were shortlisted for an international architectural competition for the city of Aomori. Their first trip to Japan took them to Tokyo University to present models and drawings to Tadao Ando, Jean Nouvel and city officials. In Japan, we’ve been given intimate experiences of true design: a […]

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Musée Cantonal des Beaux-Arts | Allied Works Architecture

Musée Cantonal des Beaux-Arts | Allied Works Architecture

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• June 16, 2011 • Comments (0)

ALLIED WORKS REVEALS COMPETITION DESIGN FOR NEW MUSEUM AND CULTURAL DISTRICT IN LAUSANNE, SWITZERLAND Allied Works was named one of eighteen international finalists to create the Pôle Muséal Lausanne, which encompasses transforming an historic train shed and industrial site into a new cultural district. As part of the competition, Allied Works created a master plan […]

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Riverside Museum | Zaha Hadid Architects

Riverside Museum | Zaha Hadid Architects

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• May 18, 2011 • Comments (7)

The Riverside Museum in Glasgow by world renowned architect Zaha Hadid Architects will be unveiled in JUNE 2011. Check it out our previous story here. The historical development of the Clyde and the city is a unique legacy; with the site situated where the Kelvin flows into the Clyde the building can flow from the […]

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Designing Foligno : from history to Utopia | Studio KUADRA

Designing Foligno : from history to Utopia | Studio KUADRA

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• May 13, 2011 • Comments (0)

Area 8 – The Bella island To mark the bicentenary of the death of Giuseppe Piermarini, ( Foligno, 18th July 1734 – 18 February 1808), the architect of the Scala opera house in Milan, the Minister for Art and Culture and the “National Committee for the Celebration of the Bicentenary of the Death of Giuseppe […]

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Noten Cultural Center | WE architecture

Noten Cultural Center | WE architecture

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• April 6, 2011 • Comments (1)

Notodden Townhall has decided to join several cultural functions such as a cafe, a museum, and a library under one roof; this allows the possibility of creating a building where people of different ages and interests can meet and interact. As a tribute to the history of the site, the roof of the building is […]

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Polish Aviation Museum | Pysall Ruge Architekten

Polish Aviation Museum | Pysall Ruge Architekten

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• February 25, 2011 • Comments (1)

German architectural firm Pysall Ruge Architekten has completed the Polish Aviation Museum located in Cracow, Poland. The idea of flying, the spirit of the place, the structure of the historic airfield – the new building for the Museum of Aviation takes up these references intellectually and synthesises them into an expressive and emblematic structure. Justus […]

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Foster + Partners' Designs for Zayed National Museum in Abu Dhabi revealed

Foster + Partners’ Designs for Zayed National Museum in Abu Dhabi revealed

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• November 25, 2010 • Comments (2)

The design of Foster + Partners for the Zayed National Museum have been officially unveiled today by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai and Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II of the United Kingdom. Conceived as a monument and memorial to the late […]

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New park for LaM, Museum of Modern, Contemporary and Outsider Art | AWP

New park for LaM, Museum of Modern, Contemporary and Outsider Art | AWP

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• September 8, 2010 • Comments (0)

Lille Métropole Communauté Urbaine has commissioned AWP to redesign the park for LaM, museum of modern, contemporary and outsider art of Lille Métropole, Villeneuve d’Ascq, France, opening its doors the 25th September 2010. AWP is an award winning Paris based practice for territorial reconfiguration (architecture, landscape design, master planning). The Lille Métropole Museum of Modern […]

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Museum Aan de Stroom (MAS) | Neutelings Riedijk Architects

Museum Aan de Stroom (MAS) | Neutelings Riedijk Architects

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• September 5, 2010 • Comments (2)

Dutch architectural practice Neutelings Riedijk Architects designed the Museum Aan de Stroom (MAS) located in between the old docks in the heart of “Het Eilandje”. This old port area is the major urban renewal project in the center of Antwerp and is developing as a vibrant new city district. The MAS is designed as a […]

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