The Cobram Library & Learning Centre is a distinctively ‘local’ library, designed by CohenLeigh Architects, embracing emerging technologies & promoting flexible learning & library spaces across all ages.
A library project by Sou Fujimoto Architects for one of the distinguished art universities in Japan: a new library building and refurbishment of the existing building into an art gallery, completed in 2010. The warm wooden interior provides enticing places to linger and read.
An audacious design by architects Beckmann-N’Thépé for the Marne-la-Vallée university library: it evokes a mound of earth ‘torn from its natural environment,’ in harmony with its surroundings. ‘Between naturalism and terror’ – Aldric Beckmann.
A delightful building by architects Li Xiadong/Atelier for a small village on the outskirts of Beijing: “we found large amounts of locally sourced wooden sticks piled around each house…(for) cooking stoves. Thus we decided to use this ordinary material in an extraordinary way, cladding the building in familiar textures in a way that is strikingly sensitive.”
About 10,000 people use Ota City Station every day, but few people walk in front of the station, shopping streets are quiet. To try to bring life back in front of Ota Station akihisa hirata architecture office have designed Ota Art Museum & Library.
Book Mountain, Spijkenisse Bibliotheek, Rotterdam – design by MVRDV, Architects – Dutch library building – Book Mountain Rotterdam, Spijkenissse Library interior & exterior photos + info
Highly inventive architecture in The Gulf from major Dutch architects firm: designed by OMA the National Library, the Public Library, the University Library, and the Heritage Collection, consists of valuable texts and manuscripts related to the Arab-Islamic civilization.
Clare County Library, designed by Keith Williams Architects in Ennis, County Clare, Ireland, granted planning consent. The new 2,300sqm project for client Clare County Council, has been conceived as a new cultural hub for the town and the region.
Anmahian Winton Architects restored the building’s beloved exterior and re-animated the interior with a new program and design vocabulary to create this endowed teaching and research facility.
Situated in the Innovation Park at Ullandhaug, Stavanger, the Archive House has been imaginatively designed by Lund+Slaatto Architects to provide a 14,000 sqm cultural research centre which includes a café, library, meeting facilities and exhibition space.
archasm architecture competition news – the design contest aims to preserve language through the creation of a dedicated building that exhibits different world languages in an interactive manner.
University of Bristol appoints Schmidt Hammer Lassen Architects, Hawkins\Brown, and BuroHappold for new University Library. The new £80 million library development is to be built at the heart of the University of Bristol’s Clifton Campus in South West England.
German Library Architecture, Photos, Architects, News, Projects, German Building Designs German Library Buildings : Deutsche Bibliothek Bibliothek Developments in Germany – Neue Deutsche Architektur: Architecture Information page updated 11 Oct 2017 German Library Architecture Key Architecture Projects online, alphabetical: Neue Staatsbibliothek, Potsdamer Strasse 33, (Kulturforum) Berlin-Tiergarten, eastern Germany Date built: 1967-78 Design: Hans Scharoun &…
New civic building design by RRA, Norway – “this hinterland, where South East London meets the marshes of Kent, and the River Thames meets the open seas under a vale of mist, has inspired some of the nation’s greatest artworks”.