Sapphire Residences, plans for an Uber-Lux residential tower in Colombo, Sri Lanka designed by renowned architects Gensler, Yoo and French designer to the stars Philippe Starck.
Beacon Park Lumen Restaurant Detroit design by Touloukian Touloukian Inc., urban revitalization project and new public space along Grand River Avenue: strong cantilevered roof form references the historic G.A.R. building.
Knox College Whitcomb Art Center Building design by Lake|Flato Architects – reflecting the self-described scrappy and unconventional community, this building is a high-performing workhorse made of simple industrial materials.
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.
Crescent Park, Mississippi River, New Orleans, by architects Eskew+Dumez+Ripple, part of a larger master plan that envisions a new, greener future for the City of New Orleans and its riverfront, reconnecting people with the river.
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.
New Conservatoire à rayonnement départemental d’Orsay designed by Atelier Novembre, on the Saclay Plateau, a conservatory of 2,800 sqm dedicated to teaching music, choreography and the dramatic arts.
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
Portsoken Pavilion, a sculptural monocoque structure by Make Architects, has been unveiled as part of the City of London Corporation’s transformation of a former gyratory into a high-quality public space.
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.
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.
KCI Group Headquarters Offices, Kaohsiung City, by Chain10 Architecture & Interior Design Institute – office, conference & warehousing space. Facing a busy road, a suspended moulded wall was installed to reduce the impact of the hustle and bustle outside.
C&P Corporate Headquarters, Graz, design by architects INNOCAD Architektur – a real estate company’s corporate hq provides clarity and conciseness to an industrial transition area as a new landmark in this emerging district.
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.
Beijing has a growing demand for places to host different kinds of events. As a city in rapid transformation from an industrial heritage into the service sector. Latitude Architectural Group designed MeePark CBD Place of Events.