World Architectural News April 2011 : Buildings across the Globe, Images

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Museo Soumaya, Mexico : FREE | Fernando Romero EnterprisE
Soumaya Museum
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The shell of the building is constructed with 28 steel curved columns of different diameters, each with its own geometry and shape, offering the visitor a soft non-linear circulation all through the building. Located at each floor level, seven ring beams provide a system that braces the structure and guarantees its stability.

Metropol Parasol, Seville, Spain : J. MAYER H. Architects – completion news
Metropol Parasol
photo : Fernando Alda
The “Metropol Parasol” scheme with its impressive timber structures offers an archaeological museum, a farmers market, an elevated plaza, multiple bars and restaurants underneath and inside the parasols, as well as a panorama terrace on the very top of the parasols. Realized as one of the largest and most innovative bonded timber-constructions with a polyurethane coating.

Jeongok Prehistory Museum, Korea : X-TU
Jeongok Prehistory Museum South Korea
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Wadi Rum Lodges, Jordan : Oppenheim Architecture + Design
Wadi Rum Jordan
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Cathedral Fold, Strasbourg, France : Axis Mundi Design
Strasbourg Cathedral design
picture from Axis Mundi Design

Nanjing Museum of Art & Architecture, China : Steven Holl Architects
Nanjing Museum
picture : Shu He

RATP Formation Center, Paris, France : Stephane Maupin Architectes
Porte de la Villette Building
image : Cécile Septet

Vantone Center, Tianjin, China : AS+GG
Vantone Center
image : AS+GG

Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Israel : Preston Scott Cohen
Tel Aviv Museum of Modern Art
Ohad Matalon Courtesy Tel Aviv Museum of Art

Mies van der Rohe Awards News : Neues Museum wins – David Chipperfield
Neues Museum
photograph : Ute Zscharnt

Cidade da Musica, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil : Atelier Christian de Portzamparc
Cidade da Musica Rio de Janeiro
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Liberty Plaza, Mexico : Richard Meier & Partners Architects
Liberty Plaza
courtesy of Richard Meier & Partners Architects

Las Arenas Barcelona, Spain : Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners
Las Arenas Barcelona
picture : Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners

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