Maya Somaiya Library, Sharda School building design by Sameep Padora & Associates: children’s library within a school in rural Maharashtra on a sliver between existing buildings and site boundary
House in Rostov-on-Don design by architectural studio Chado for a family of four: the property contrasts between a monumental shell and a transparent volume filled with light and air inside.
Thamesmead Waterfront Masterplan Competition, UK: 2km of river frontage requires forward-thinking strategic masterplanners for accessible, inclusive and productive space
SBID International Design Awards 2020 winners news: Society of British and International Design Annual Interior Architecture Prize with a determination to inspire during these challenging times
Alan Dunlop, Scotland – review of projects, drawings, teaching and writing and other stuff from his last “Covidus Interruptus” but still extraordinary year.
KeenSystems headquarters in Gemert by Denkkamer architectuur & onderzoek: new office building for the rapidly expanding telecom provider in the city of Eindhoven
Europe 40 Under 40 2020: European Centre for Architecture Art Design and Urban Studies and Chicago Athenaeum advise deadline is Dec 1: supporting new and emerging professionals
Paul Rudolph’s undiscovered buildings: Eric Wolff has been researching the Modern architect’s Asian works. Scholars refer to them as “seven completed buildings including a couple of villas”.
Swedish architecture news – Sweco acquires Danish architects firm KANT Arkitekter, a design firm with a strong position in the public-sector learning and housing segments in Denmark – Sweden building news, construction design, property images.
Centre sportif des Poissonniers Paris building design by Archi5: French sports center designed to meet the requirements of a new generation of flexible, multi-purpose facilities for neighborhood
Why green rooftops should become the new normal for cities: Strelka KB study, carried out during the COVID-19 lockdown, shows that greening strategies have multiple positive effects
Hines Architecture + Design proposes that singular elements for the Out of Many, One People Masterplan for Kingston, can formulate a unified architectural vision.
Brasilia architecture, Brasil – best new buildings, architects & images – info on contemporary Brazil’s capital buildings, architectural developments and interesting properties
Strogino Design Competition Moscow River Embankment: 2 Russian and 1 international consortia reach final: 96 firms from 11 countries enter international architecture contest by Moscomarchitecture
Render of the Year award Competition by arch out loud: designers are storytellers. They assume many roles, but common to them all is the task of telling the story of the spaces and worlds they imagine
Jaurès Petit Paris housing design by Archi5 architects – 2 buildings in the heart of a city block: one of 75 apartments for first-time buyers and another of 74 units of social housing.
M+ in Hong Kong, the first global museum of contemporary visual culture in Asia at West Kowloon Cultural District, with its museum building designed by Herzog & de Meuron, announce Archigram Cities.
Watermans Cove, Barangaroo South design by Grant Associates opens in NSW: new harbour cove and boardwalk opens to the public in Sydney’s new business district.