World Architecture News – April 2007: Buildings across the Globe
Global Architecture News : April
Architecture News April 2007
Global Architecture News : April 2007
World Architecture News in April 2007
Amsterdam Buildings : photos
photo : Jannes Linders
New Haven Building : Steven Holl
Steven Holl Architects’ Whitney Water Purification Facility and Park Chosen as AIA/COTE Top Ten Green Project
photo courtesy Steven Holl Architects
New York City – The Whitney Water Purification Facility and Park (New Haven, CT) designed by Steven Holl Architects has been chosen as one of the Top Ten Green projects for 2007 by the American Institute of Architects’ Committee on the Environment (AIA/COTE). Throughout the year the facility will be viewed as an exemplar of the standards and goals for sustainable design and construction.
Tom Kundig : Award
Ewha Womans University : Dominique Perrault
Flying is the best way to reach the shores of Seoul Ewha University’s new building (founded in 1886, Ewha welcomes 22,000 female students and is ranked as one of the best universities in the world), designed by Dominique Perrault, as a result of an international architecture competition organised in 2003, and inaugurated on April 29th 2008.
At the very heart of the valley, a dreamlike immersion takes place. Opposed to the outdoor world, a subtle and serene universe appears suddenly. Classrooms and libraries, amphitheatres and auditoriums, shops and movement… Everything follows up with a constant natural light.
Yonkers Buildings : Will Alsop
Key Buildings featured:
Office for Metropolitan Architecture
Burj Khalifa tower, Dubai : Building images + architecture information
image from Emaar
Camp Nou Stadium
picture : Foster + Partners
Buildings / photos for the World Architecture News 2007 page welcome
Architecture News April 2007 – page