Cartesiusdriehoek Blue District in Utrecht

Cartesiusdriehoek Blue District in Utrecht

The masterplan for this new residential neighbourhood with 2,600 homes, a large central park, a school, a supermarket, catering and various other facilities is inspired by a scientific theory about areas around the world where people live longer, healthier and happier lives, the so-called blue zones.

Mulan Weichang Visitor Centre building interior

Mulan Weichang Visitor Centre, China

Grassland guesthouse where you can see stars, located in the north east of Hebei province, connected to inner Mongolia grassland. The architects’ main goal was to blend the building into this vast nature seamlessly.

Aurora Event Center Building New York

Aurora Event Center Building New York

Set on the eastern shore of the Cayuga Lake in upstate New York, the Aurora Event Center is envisioned as a year-round event space accommodating weddings for up to 250 guests. The primary design intent is to create a strong connection to the lake and frame its picturesque views.

Citizen Fitness Center in Heping District, Tianjin

Citizen Fitness Center in Heping District, Tianjin

Even to the untrained eye, Chinese architecture is one of the oldest and most recognizable styles in the world. Taking shape in East Asia over many centuries, Chinese building designs have spread to other Asian countries, influencing the architectural styles of Vietnam, Korea, and Japan.

Youth Center and Sport Facility in Seoul

Youth Center and Sport Facility in Seoul

Lithuanian architects’ proposal for a Youth Center and Sport Facility building in Seoul, located on the edge of newly built high-rise residential blocks. The intricate and sensitive context of the new building generated the central questions underpinning the design.

LAVA Celebrates Lunar New Year

LAVA celebrates Lunar New Year with new projects

LAVA has won two international competitions – for a mixed-use development Tien Bo City and the Detech company HQ. They are also designing a residential/office tower in Van Phu, an experiential tea shop, and, with their HCMC-based design partner Module K, a series of kindergartens.