Tag: Library

MedaTeca \ Alterstudio Partners

MedaTeca \ Alterstudio Partners

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• April 6, 2012 • Comments (0)

MedaTeca library| information| spare time The new cultural hub of Meda designed by Alterstudio Partners On 10th April 2012 MedaTeca opens to the public; the new library of Meda’s township designed by Alterstudio Partners, a modern cultural hub of more than 1.900 sq. m. entirely devoted to culture, information and spare time, connected with others […]

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Bayview Branch Library \ THA Architecture & Karin Payson A+D

Bayview Branch Library \ THA Architecture & Karin Payson A+D

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• March 22, 2012 • Comments (0)

Designed by THA Architecture in collaboration with Karin Payson A+D, this new library replaces an outdated facility, completed in 1969, with an enhanced neighborhood branch that celebrates the community’s unique history and culture. The 9,000-square-foot library is part of San Francisco’s voter-approved Branch Library Improvement Program, and is one of only eight new facilities from […]

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Dalian Library \ 10 Design

Dalian Library \ 10 Design

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• February 12, 2012 • Comments (0)

AIA JURORS’ Comments: The jurors found this design engaging and dynamic. The central vortex was described as creating a focal area for an interesting series of spaces for the community. The building section illustrated for the jurors, the attention for both an urban and internal connectivity. The various adjoining spaces spiral inward in celebrating how […]

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Library of the Monastery of Fitero \ AH Asociados

Library of the Monastery of Fitero \ AH Asociados

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• February 11, 2012 • Comments (0)

The internal space of this monastic creation turns out to be the prime factor in the intervention since this space is recovered as a staged union of three public rooms, which allow a synthetic knowledge of the constructive process of the monastic complex. To achieve this, the original volumes are recovered by means of new […]

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Dalian Public Library \ Architects Collective

Dalian Public Library \ Architects Collective

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• December 16, 2011 • Comments (1)

The new library is designed to become the center and heart for the local community with a strong relationship to the ocean and the bay. The building is placed in a park setting and aims to be a landmark for locals and visitors and a symbol for the creative and environmentally friendly future of New […]

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Medical Library Oasis \ HPP architects

Medical Library Oasis \ HPP architects

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• November 26, 2011 • Comments (0)

With the new Medical Library Düsseldorf´s Heinrich-Heine-University receives a pulsating space for studying, reading, learning, inspiration and social encounter. Exactly two years after the ground-breaking ceremony, today the medical department of Heinrich-Heine-University and the University Clinic celebrate grand opening. The design for the 38 meter high structure stacks the various functions on top of one […]

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Valley-Hi North Laguna Library \ Noll & Tam Architects

Valley-Hi North Laguna Library \ Noll & Tam Architects

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• October 19, 2011 • Comments (1)

The innovative features in this new library include a daylight-filled floor plan, a natural ventilation tower, and the use of insulated concrete panels to keep the interior cool in the warm summer months. The library sets a new standard for sustainability in a civic building, and meets Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Gold […]

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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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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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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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