A fascinating maze of discovery, fusing the inside with the outside. It is one that the architect hope will echo with London and the fusion of different cultures and communities.
OPEN Architecture’s Pingshan Performing Arts Center in Shenzhen has moved another step closer to its expected completion this year. With the building envelope now fully installed, the focus has shifted to the interior fit out.
Reed Watts Architects have completed new building housing new rehearsal studios and catering kitchen for the Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre in Westminster, Central London. The 480 sqm project was built in just seven months amongst the protected Royal Parks trees.
Designed by Prentiss + Balance + Wickline, consists of two artist’s studios, a house and a garage. These buildings are carefully arrayed around the site’s high point.
Héloise Thibodeau, Architecte Inc. designed new facilities for Cégep Marie-Victorin, a public college in north-east Montreal. College MV offers a wide range of diverse programs, some of which are artistic in nature.
Second Home opens a new 15,000 sq ft rooftop space in its critically-acclaimed building in Spitalfields, East London, designed by Spanish architects SelgasCano. Surrounded by pools filled with aquatic plants on all sides and featuring over 800 tropical trees and plants, it extends the original building.
Newsam Construction and MXMA Architecture & Design are proud to announce the rebirth of the former RCA Victor Studio in the St-Henri district, in Montreal. La Hacienda Creative, a leading Canadian sound creation studio, becomes the new tenant of the emblematic 465 sqm space.
Wutopia Lab designed One Person’s Gallery between two buildings is located in a terraced courtyard at the heart of Shanghai. It consists of two parts, one is 12 sqm gallery as an iconic space, and the other is the cave, which could be easily ignored, including a library and a co-work space.
GRAFT developed the architectural concept for the conversion of an old residential building, located in Berlin. Through a clever modular façade the building itself can change and became a piece of art.
This year, the refurbished and extended University of Winchester Chapel has won a RIBA South Award and was overall Civic Voice winner. The conversions, designed by architects Design Engine, consist of the transformation of two former on-campus halls of residence.
Change and Culture are the drivers behind the re-invigoration of The Goods Shed. Cox Howlett & Bailey Woodland with Griffith’s Architects provided the design direction and worked with FORM and Landcorp to achieve this successful transformation.
Cox Architecture transformed an existing sawtooth warehouse and office into a flexible space for entrepreneurship. Situated in a pocket marked by turn-of-the-century terraces and light industry, this project reinstates the area as an urban village.
The renovation of the Sophia Gordon Creative & Performing Arts Center transforms a mid-century theater facility into vibrant theatrical teaching, performance, and support spaces were designed by Leers Weinzapfel Associates for a new generation of students.
Located in a 1962 World’s Fair exhibition hall, the landmarked building has transformed into a global music hub with music library, live performance spaces, DJ booths and offices. The design by SkB Architects features amenities tailored to road-weary musicians. The green room has a lounge, shower and laundry.