Award-winning London architects Carmody Groarke and landscape architect Dan Pearson Studio appointed to rework derelict St Peter’s Seminary, Cardross, an intriguing Modernist building
St Columba of Iona RC Church, Woodside, Glasgow, Scotland, 1941, Italian Romanesque building design by Gillespie Kidd & Coia, designers of one of Europe’s greatest Modernist buildings, St Peters Seminary.
Getty Foundation 2020 Keeping it Modern Grants include Leça swimming pools by Álvaro Siza, dairgrounds in Senegal, Kuwait water towers and a Modernist British zoo by architects Tecton.
Park Hoog Oostduin Den Haag Apartments design by cepezed Architects in green surroundings: transformation of former Shell office in the stately Benoordenhout district. The 1968 building design was by H.E. Oud.
Designed by Cordogan Clark, Waubonsee Community College Fieldhouse, with its luminous super-scaled “Waubonsee Athletes Wall” and brilliant “Waubonsee Chiefs Red” entrance, creates a compelling new campus focus.
Charles Ormond Eames, Jr (1907-78) and Bernice Alexandra “Ray” (née Kaiser) Eames (1912-88) were American designers. They made major contributions to modern architecture and furniture but also worked in the fields of industrial and graphic design, fine art and film.
Designed by Cushing Terrell, G5 Brewing Company in Beloit, Wisconsin, the 9,750-square-foot building’s primary areas represent the five members of the family and are organized around a central beer garden.
Modern architecture has been the leading architectural style for the past century. Buildings designed by modern architecture principles not only are aesthetically pleasing, but also hold purpose in terms of functionality.
Frank Lloyd Wright, architect news – Taliesin West desert laboratory, Arizona, USA, closes for public access until the end of March.
The Oak Pass House’s topography and landscape, most notably over 130 protected Coast Live Oak Trees, were the primary drivers for this luxury California house design by Architects Walker Workshop.
RIBA Gold Medal for Architecture 2020 winners, Dublin-based practice Grafton Architects to give talk in London on 12 February: The UK’s highest honour for architecture is run by the Royal Institute of British Architects.
Le Corbusier, architect, Paris – abstract impression by Jan Theuninck of the wall of Villa Le Lac, a building designed by Corb, in Corseaux, Vevey, Switzerland.
Mies van der Rohe architect news – key architecture + designs by this celebrated architect: discussion about furniture from Philip Johnson’s 1930 New York apartment ; Catholic Pastoral Center building in Des Moines, USA, will undergo an extensive $10m renovation.
Walter Gropius Architect – key buildings, Bauhaus founder, Modernist, Photos – 20th Century American architecture, Modern design projects Germany such as Werkbund Exhibition – office & factory, Cologne.
Oscar Niemeyer, Brazilian architect – South American buildings, photos, Brazilian architecture – Oscar Niemeyer architect, Brasilia, South American building designs.
5 Important Modernist Styles Explained. If you are considering building your own home, you have likely employed the services of an architect. This is a very exciting time and there is a whole world of options to choose from when it comes to creating the perfect home.
Design: Mies van der Rohe, architect. A Celebration to Benefit the Farnsworth House at the Matthew Rachman Gallery. The National Trust for Historic Preservation wants to protect this celebrated residence from flooding by raising it on a hydraulic lift during storms.
Bauhaus; blending industry and art for function and grace. The Bauhaus movement is both a major milestone in the history of design and a timeless inspiration for architecture and furniture.