With a stunning floor-to-ceiling glass facade and efficiently engineered floorplans that deliver unobstructed, 360-degree views including the scenic James River. The building contains a massive mural of the James River rapids by Mickett/Stackhouse Studios.
Commissioned in 2012, Coupdeville were asked to design a five bedroom house on a large 0.26 acre single plot, while retaining the existing building.
A 14,000 sqft building expanson designed by Gray Organschi Architecture integrates an array of sustainable design features. It weaves into the fabric of farm buildings, combining urban agriculture and sustainable land-management practice in an innovative curriculum.
Non-fiction picture book about the famed architect’s life and her triumph over adversity from celebrated author-illustrator Jeanette Winter. In her latest children’s book, “The World Is Not a Rectangle,” she portrays the life of the late architect Zaha Hadid, a selection of her buildings, and her architectural inspirations.
Design: Atelier Kastelic Buffey
Located near the end of a cul-de-sac in a private ski club development, the chalet optimizes the scenic and recreational opportunities afforded by the Blue Mountains, a town in Grey County located two hours northwest of Toronto.
Wells Cathedral School is renowned for its music. The new Cedars Hall provides professional-standard facilities for the school and community. These include flexible spaces for rehearsal and recording, a 350-capacity recital hall, and a foyer with a bar.
London Garden Bridge news – Garden Bridge Trust walks away from project after London mayor pulled plug on controversial £175m River Thames footbridge design by Thomas Heatherwick. Sadiq Khan said Londoners should be “very angry”.
Events at this world-famous 20th Century American residence dating from 1949 – Lynn Davis: On Ice + tour of New Canaan mid-century residential architecture: Philip Johnson’s Glass House and the Eliot Noyes House.
Zaha Hadid architects news – construction photos of Leeza SOHO building in Beijing, China ; new images of 520w28 building in New York ; ZHA collaborates with digital artists and computer science researchers and a musician to create light mapping projection for Schlosslichtspiele Festival, Karlsruhe, Germany.
Stockholm architecture news – Swedish Transport Administration commissions Sweco to plan and design the modernisation of the station environment and railway network at Stockholm Central Station. The project covers the entire station, from tracks to platforms.
The new Academic Center building design by TLCD Architecture + Mark Cavagnero Associates transforms the College of Marin’s Kentfield campus. It thoughtfully engages three generations of buildings and landscape, to form welcoming gateway.
Carbon neutral project designed by Fairhursts Design Group. Constructed with a glulam timber frame, the building is finished with western red cedar boarding and single-fired terracotta rain screen cladding. CLT is used for the floor structure.
World Architecture Festival awards 2017 – WAF returns for its tenth edition at the Arena Berlin in Germany from 15-17 November 2017, the world’s largest, annual, international architectural event. Judges include Nathalie de Vries, Director & Co-founder of MVRDV and Simon Allford, Co-founder and Director at AHMM.