Nobel Center in Stockholm

Nobel Center in Stockholm, Sweden

Controversial building design by David Chipperfield Architects Berlin, already criticised by the King, halted by new centre-right government, upholding Swedish court rule against construction. They ruled that the building “would affect the readability of Stockholm’s historical development as a port, shipping and trading city”.

Place Schuman Brussels Building

Place Schuman Brussels Building

Danish architects COBE and Belgian architects BRUT reveal the winning design for Place Schuman in Brussels, Belgium. Located in the heart of the European Quarter, in between the main institutions of the European Union, Place Schuman constitutes the entrance to the EU.

Francis Crick Building

The Francis Crick Institute, London

Design: HOK / PLP architecture – new photos

The Francis Crick Institute, which opened last year in central London as one of Europe’s largest biomedical and translational research centres, has been named R&D Magazine’s 2017 Laboratory of the Year.

Fondazione Prada Milan building

Fondazione Prada in Milan

Architects: OMA – Shortlisted for Mies van der Rohe 2017 Award. The Fondazione is not a preservation project and not a new architecture. Two conditions that are usually kept separate here confront each other in a state of permanent interaction – offering an ensemble of fragments that will not congeal into a single image.