Beachyhead

Beachyhead by Plettenberg Bay

The house was conceived and designed by SAOTA as a simple box, floating over the dune, capturing and framing the view. The outer shell of the box is finished in a rough textured concrete, contrasting with the smooth reveal and soffit that tapers to create a delicate frame.

Cartesiusdriehoek Blue District in Utrecht

Cartesiusdriehoek Blue District in Utrecht

The masterplan for this new residential neighbourhood with 2,600 homes, a large central park, a school, a supermarket, catering and various other facilities is inspired by a scientific theory about areas around the world where people live longer, healthier and happier lives, the so-called blue zones. The area is set to become the most healthy, well-connected to public transport and bicycle-friendly neighbourhood in the Netherlands.

Union Trust Building

Union Trust Building in Pittsburgh

The Union Trust Building in Pittsburgh wins the American Architecture Award for its landmark restoration by Elkus Manfredi Architects, along with St. Patrick’s Cathedral in New York, designed by James Renwick Jr., and Frank Lloyd Wright’s Unity Temple in Oak Park, Illinois

Adler University Campus in Vancouver

Adler University Campus in Vancouver

Universities are becoming increasing expansive, held across multiple platforms, locations, and cities. These extensions have increased the importance of a school’s storytelling, identity, and branding. PUBLIC: Architecture + Communication designed the Adler University Vancouver Campus.

Serpentine Pavilion 2017 interior

AECOM Architects News

AECOM has appointed Adriaan Vorster as Director for Architecture, Africa. Formerly Healthcare Director for the MENA region, Resident Director of South Africa and Partner at international design practice SSH, Adriaan is based in AECOM’s office in Bellville, Western Cape, South Africa.

The Doss House in Sydney

The Doss House in Sydney

Designed by buck&simple: doers of stuff The Doss House, showcases bespoke, crafted spaces paying homage to the building’s past as an opium den, gambling house, bootmaker and boarding house dating back to the 1840s.