World Architecture News – December 2013 : Buildings across the Globe, Images
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Architecture News December 2013
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Global Building News for December 2013
Avanti Architects’ Beatrice Tate Special Needs School now open
Design: Avanti Architects
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Beatrice Tate Special Needs School, London – 3 Dec 2013
Avanti Architects’ £8m Beatrice Tate School for pupils with severe/profound and multiple learning difficulties has now officially opened near Mile End. The building provides and inclusive and stimulating new learning environment for students and staff alike, replacing facilities in an outdated and cramped site near Bethnal Green.
Delfina Foundation Expansion, Victoria, London, UK
Design: studio octopi and Shahira Fahmy
image from architect
Delfina Foundation is currently located in a period townhouse near
Buckingham Palace at 29 Catherine Place and will expand into the
adjacent building at 31 Catherine Place, doubling its residency and
exhibition space, totalling 4564 square feet.
Grant Associates appointed to new creative sector taskforce
photo © Tan Yew Siong
Grant Associates joins UK Trade and Industry creative taskforce set to boost trade by £500 million. Grant Associates, the UK landscape architecture firm based in Bath, has joined a drive to help the UK’s creative companies win high value contracts overseas to be launched by the government.
schmidt hammer lassen architects wins Sports & Administration Centre
Design: schmidt hammer lassen architects
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Sports and Administration Centre in Skanderborg, Jutland, Denmark – 2 Dec 2013
schmidt hammer lassen architects has, in collaboration with contractor KPC A/S and engineering company Bascon A/S, won the competition to design the new Sports and Administration Centre in Skanderborg, Denmark. The 18,000 sqm project holds new administrative facilities for Skanderborg Municipality in combination with new sports facilities for the use of the entire community.
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