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  • Whitney Museum of American Art

    Whitney Museum of American Art

    21 Απρίλιος, 2015

    Renzo Piano Building Workshop. Some buildings look best from afar. Minoru Yamasaki's World Trade Center towers, for example, worked beautifully as supertall exclamation points on the Manhattan skyline, but never connected to the human spirit at ground level.Renzo Piano's new building for the Whitney Museum of American Art in New York does the opposite, failing to strike an inspiring pose for those at a distance but welcoming the public with a graceful entry plaza and transparent lobby. And like certain Hollywood stars, it has its good side and its less photogenic profile. (By Clifford A. Pearson)

        

  • Video: Crane.tv Celebrates the Work of David Rockwell

    Video: Crane.tv Celebrates the Work of David Rockwell

    19 Απρίλιος, 2015

    In the latest from Crane.tv, New York City is examined through a miniseries highlighting the work of David Rockwell in celebration of the Rockwell Group’s 30th anniversary. The retrospective collection visits the original Nobu restaurant, industrial Shinola store, innovative Chef’s Club, and groundbreaking Imagination Playground, while Rockwell shares his approach to creating spaces that are responsive to their occupants.

        

  • Milan Dispatch: Architects Manipulate Materials

    Milan Dispatch: Architects Manipulate Materials

    17 Απρίλιος, 2015

    (By Josephine Minutillo) The imaginative installations of Daniel Libeskind, Kengo Kuma, and more. Each year at the Salone del Mobile in Milan, the Italian magazine Interni engages international architects and designers for temporary exhibits that become spaces for experimentation. Working off the theme "Energy for Life" of the Expo Milano 2015 (opening May 1), this year Interni presents "Energy for Creativity" at the University of Milan.

        

  • DFA: Butterfly bridge

    DFA: Butterfly bridge

    15 Απρίλιος, 2015

    In this foot- and cycle bridge in Copenaghen three decks connect the different banks fixed on a common platform. When two decks are open at the same time, they form a butterfly.The link across Christianshavns Kanal and Trangraven is designed as three linear bridge spans that meet above the water’s surface in a star shape.

        

  • Perkins+Will’s Centre for Interactive Research on Sustainability wins 2015 RAIC Green Building Award

    Perkins+Will’s Centre for Interactive Research on Sustainability wins 2015 RAIC Green Building Award

    06 Απρίλιος, 2015

    The Royal Architectural Institute of Canada announced the University of British Columbia's Centre for Interactive Research on Sustainability as the 2015 recipient of the Green Building Award. The award recognizes outstanding achievements in buildings that are considered to exhibit environmentally responsible design features as well as promote the health and well-being of its users.

        

  • The Edicola

    05 Απρίλιος, 2015

    The Edicola, this is the name of the small pavilion, has the appearance of a fragmented cube that translates into architectural terms the idea of creating wealth by sharing.     

  • Yodelay-hee-what?

    02 Απρίλιος, 2015

    Thom Mayne designs an Empire State-sized tower for a Swiss village.How do you guarantee a view when you are in a valley in Switzerland? Thom Mayne of Morphosis decided to build as high as the mountains —1,250 feet (the exact height of New York’s Empire State Building) for a skinny tower with 107 guest suites in Vals.     

  • Casa VIB / Estudio BaBO

    30 Μάρτιος, 2015

    The project should include a house-studio program for a photographer and his couple, in a private development in the province of Buenos Aires. The land belonged to an old property whose landscaping was designed by the renowned landscape architect Carlos Thays around 1940. On the lot, seven Himalayan cedars, that should be conserved, occupied the middle of the permitted buildable area.     

  • Residenze Est

    26 Μάρτιος, 2015

    (Reportage and text by Filippo Poli) Sul terzo numero (1976) della rivista “L’Architettura” diretta da B. Zevi e interamente dedicata al progetto di Cappai Mainardis, il romanziere Paolo Volponi...     

  • J. MAYER H.‘s Karlsruhe Jubilee Pavilion tops out

    26 Μάρτιος, 2015

    Last year, J. MAYER H. was selected to design a temporary pavilion for the 300th year anniversary Jubilee celebration for the City of Karlsruhe in Germany. One year later, construction is already underway. A topping out ceremony for the pavilion was held on March 24. The criss-crossed wooden structure will be built in Schlosspark as a central gathering venue when festivities start this June.     

  • CAFx2015: Copenhagen Architecture Festival

    23 Μάρτιος, 2015

    The festival might still be in its pubescence, but they dream big. Their primary goal is to broaden knowledge and awareness within the general public of the role played by the built environment in everyday life. The mission of the festival is not just educating the public, however. Over the course of the next couple of years, they aim to become one of the major events within the field of architecture.     

  • The geologic imagination

    22 Μάρτιος, 2015

    (by Nicola Bozzi) The last edition of “Sonic Acts” focused on the Anthropocene: that period in the life of our planet featuring an illustrious parasite – humankind – and its impact on what is a global scale. A paradox in the title of this year’s Sonic Acts gives an insight into its ambitious objectives – and immediately ticks off one of them: to captivate us. For just over 20 years, this festival has been making a name for itself on the Amsterdam cultural scene.     

  • Santa Rosa de Constitución School and Memorial / LAND Architects

    19 Μάρτιος, 2015

    The 27th of February year 2010 Chile was stroke by an earthquake 8.8 on the Richter scale and Tsunami . These events strongly impacted the south central part of the country where the city of Constitucion and Santa Rosa School is located. The coastal city of Constitucion was one of the most devastated cities in the country with 80% destruction concentrated mainly in the historic city center.     

  • Two Exhibitions Give New Perspective to African Design

    19 Μάρτιος, 2015

    Two exhibitions currently on view at the Vitra Design Museum in Weil am Rhein, Germany, shine a big spotlight on design in Africa. One explores the present: how design is promoting political and economic change through every medium from graphic design to architecture.     

  • NY Transportation Landmarks 50th anniversary exhibition to open on March

    16 Μάρτιος, 2015

    Need some weekend plans around NYC? The New York Transit Museum in Brooklyn will open their New York Transportation Landmarks exhibition, in celebration of the 50th anniversary of the New York's Landmarks Law. The law contributed to the rediscovery and recognition of more than 30,000 architectural and historic structures throughout NYC.     

  • New Qatar Courthouse

    12 Μάρτιος, 2015

    The proposal developed by AGi architects for the Qatar Courthouse restricted competition, organized by the Qatar Government, has been awarded second prize. Institutional buildings need to embody the ideals and value system of any given society, with order being one of the core principles of any group. No society can prosper and thrive without it. Order is structure, it is the law, it is justice; without it, there is chaos.     

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