SWA Group releases ‘Field Guide to Life in Urban Plazas’, a study of human behavior in NYC urban sites: led by SWA’s Innovation XL lab, the field guide is broken down into twenty-five patterns of pedestrian movement in Manhattan plazas.
John Henshaw Architect’s design for the Balsam Modern House was inspired by the linear architecture, the nearby Fraser River and its park like surrounding, the interiors continued the architectural scheme of long, linear glulam beams.
DNADD and nonprofit organization Techo share the same mission: to overcome poverty in informal settlements. Participants should develop a new community centre, able to constitute the reference point for the inhabitants.
Danish architecture office, Henning Larsen Architects wins Europe’s Highest Award for Architecture by The European Centre for Architecture Art Design and Urban Studies and The Chicago Athenaeum: Museum of Architecture and Design
University of Leeds Western Campus Competition news – five shortlisted teams for new statement building to accommodate spaces for teaching & learning, collaborative & interdisciplinary working, educational outreach activities, student entrepreneurship, personal development and challenge.
Situated on a sloping site in the leafy inner-city suburb of Paddington in Brisbane, Onyx House, designed by Joe Adsett Architects, is grounded on a modest 404 metre square lot that is characteristic of the local area.
COOP HIMMELB(L)AU wins Xingtai Science and Technology Museum International Architecture Design Competition: new structural concepts, most advanced energy system, reflects rich traditional Chinese culture
Hillside House, Ganzhou City, Jiangxi Province property design by Ming Ding Spatial Art Studio Architects, an earthy twist added to village residence construction: Chinese self-built house
Pulsa, a luxury residential development design by Cary Lau of Aedas, Architects, anchors in the natural slope of Repulse Bay, Hong Kong.
The first phase of Chelsea Waterfront, a £170m landmark scheme offering 179 luxury apartments, completes, designed by architecture practice Farrells for the Hutchison Property Group.
Zurich Architecture Tours: exclusive Swiss guided walks around the largest city in Switzerland. Key buildings include the Kunsthaus Zürich extension by David Chipperfield Architects, two projects by Santiago Calatrava, and the Dolder Grand Hotel building by Foster + Partners.
Architect Giancarlo Mazzanti: interview with Bogotá-based architect on social spaces for learning: Plane-Site’s production team speak with Giancarlo about his experimental approach to design research.
Europaallee ‘Site D’ Zürich – new office and retail building whose main tenant will be Google, and whose closed cavity façade system is bound by Carrara marble, complimenting the matte-brass finishings.
C.F. Møller Architects’ vision for New Tiunda School is to create the learning environment of the future by designing a school and preschool that are attractive, secure and accessible for everyone.