Architectural firm LAVA joined forces with urban agricultural collective Cityplot to design LIFE Hamburg, a new building that is energy self-sufficient, and brings inside and outside together.
New Bratislava cultural district in Trnavské Mýto, at former Trade Union House congress centre in Slovakia, competition-winning design by KCAP with CITYFÖRSTER: concert and congress venue
MORPH, Nanshan District, Shenzhen, China, design by Various Associates, new social space, to introduce and hold various cultural, artistic and musical events.
Design: Álvaro Siza Vieira. The Nadir Afonso Foundation building is built with structural white concrete walls; the roof is covered almost completely in pebbles, and the top of the skylights and the machine room is covered with zinc plate.
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
Futian Civic Cultural Centre, Shenzhen building by Dutch architects Mecanoo, in one of the oldest and densest districts of the Chinese city. Recent urban regeneration efforts aim to breathe new life into this urban centre, which lacks urban quality and is crowded with residential and commercial high-rises.
MÉCA Bordeaux building opening news – 12,000sqm riverfront culture & performing arts venue designed by BIG-Bjarke Ingels Group and FREAKS freearchitects, merging three cultural institutions into one single building.
MÉCA Bordeaux grand opening news – culture & performing arts venue: 12 000sqm cultural center on the riverfront of Bordeaux, merging three cultural institutions into one single building.
WAY Studio recently completed the re-design for the West Wing of Silk Road International Cultural Exchange Center. The center is located in Langfang, one of the new cultural hubs for northern China.
Kengo Kuma & Associates, in team with Cornelius Vöge, Søren Jensen engineers and Niels Sigsgaard, wins architect competition for New Aquatics Centre on Copenhagen’s Waterfront.
Designed by Dutch architects office Mecanoo, the Longgang Cultural Centre building lies on a long, narrow site with strict height parameters. Key elements – art museum, science centre, youth centre & book mall.
Inverness Creative Academy design by LDN Architects returns a listed Victorian former school building to life as the first major creative hub in the Highlands.
Designed by UNStudio The Lyric Theatre Complex is located in the West Kowloon Cultural District, an ambitious 40 hectare waterfront cultural quarter which combines open public space with a wide range of cultural venues.
Designed by C.Kairouz Architects The General is the first residential building in Australia to use photovoltaic glass on a facade, providing high-quality, sustainable architecture in thriving Northcote.