I M Pei Architect, New York

I M Pei Architect

Architect Ieoh Ming Pei dies aged 102. The Chinese American architect was born in Guangzhou, best known as architect of The Louvre’s crystal pyramid in Paris, winner of the Pritzker Architecture Prize in 1983.

Belfast Waterfront Exhibition and Conference Centre by Todd Architects

Todd Architects

Todd Architects news – alliance with Stride Treglown and Keppie Design announced – architect studios based in Northern Ireland, Republic of Ireland and England. Todd Architects established in 1976 and operates from offices in Belfast, Dublin and London.

Archaeology Museum

Atelier Brueckner: Architects Stuttgart

ATELIER BRÜCKNER News – KTM Motohall, Mattighofen, Austria ; The National Museum is opening its new permanent exhibition “Archaeology Switzerland”. It is located in the new building by architects Christ &Gantenbein, which sculpturally complements the horseshoe-shaped old museum building.

John C. Portman, Jr. ARC Lifetime Achievement Award

John Portman & Associates, Architects

John C. Portman, Jr., the architect and developer, has died aged 93. The architect and real estate developer widely known for popularizing hotels and office buildings with multi-storied interior atria. John Portman & Associates are an architects office in Atlanta, Georgia, USA.

Dunard Centre building Edinburgh by DCA

David Chipperfield Architects

David Chipperfield Architects news – new Edinburgh concert hall building, with a 1,000-seat auditorium, the Scottish capital’s first new performance building in 100 years: IMPACT (International Music and Performing Arts Charitable Trust) Centre.

Modern Art Center in Vilnius

Daniel Libeskind Architect

Daniel Libeskind architecture news – Canada’s National Holocaust Monument opens in Ottawa ; the building of the Modern Art Center is conceived as a cultural “gateway” connecting the 18th century grid to the medieval walled city. The concept is inspired by the historic gates of the city and references the local architecture both in form and materials.

Groene Loper by West 8

West 8: Dutch Landscape Architects

West 8 landscape architects news – Green Carpet in Maastricht opens, the large undertunneling project of the A2, with a new meandering recreational ribbon and residential area on top. West 8 is responsible for the urban master plan and landscape design for Groene Loper.