Grandly austere with its concrete facade, Brutalist Boston City Hall features several playful gestures, including its gravity-defying mayor’s office that hovers over the main entrance plaza and a profusion of outsized classical dentils: 50th anniversary & building renewal news
Affleck de la Riva’s design and the construction of Rigaud City Hall was recently completed. Rigaud City Hall is a new civic administration facility for a small Quebec community fifty kilometres west of Montreal.
Delft City Hall and Train Station building design by Mecanoo: the station, in combination with the new city hall, sits atop a new train tunnel built in place of the old concrete viaduct that divided the city in two since 1965.
Located in the breathtaking Faroese landscape, the 750 sqm green roofed town hall of Eysturkommuna bridges the river in the village of Norðragøta. The town hall was designed by Henning Larsen architects.
Restoration of iconic Hornsey Town Hall building in Crouch End to start. The Grade II* Listed former civic headquarters scheme has 146 new homes, including 11 affordable, a new arts centre, hotel, café and flexible community and events space.
The new city hall in Deventer unites the old historical city hall with a new city office. The City Hall’s design by Neutelings Riedijk Architecten seamlessly blends in with Deventer’s typical urban tradition of gardens and squares that are interconnected via alleys, pathways and gates.
Petnjica is the newest administrative unit in Montenegro having cca 6,800 citizens only. It gained municipality status in 2013. It is situated in area called Bihor, which had parish status in medieval times with significant fortification facility, nowadays being ruins.
The buildings were conceived by Architectenbureau Cepezed with a focus on a variety of theme’s, such as representativeness, spatial quality, functionality, flexibility, comfort and sustainability.
The proposal by Mecanoo Architects re-activates the building as cultural attraction with ‘light touch’ interventions, improving accessibility and reinforcing existing connections. the Dutch architecture office beat Richard Murphy Architects, Hoskins Architects, Austin Smith Lord and LDN. The public selected this architect office.
Mecanoo Architects win competition for Perth City Hall redevelopment as cultural attraction: Also shortlisted were Richard Murphy Architects, Hoskins Architects, Austin Smith Lord and LDN. The public had their say on initial concept designs, picking the Dutch architect office.
Design: Boran Ekinci Architects
Şişli City Hall is located in Şişli, one of the most busiest center of Istanbul. The building is surrounded by school buildings, rises as a welcoming image at the intersection of major road junction.
This celebrated English Gothic Revivial building at risk of closure with “£330m worth of refurbishment” needed. The design was by architect Alfred Waterhouse.
Design: Mecanoo, Architects / Sasaki Associates
Winner of Harleston Parker Medal, Boston’s most prestigious architecture prize.. Three historic facades have been integrated into the all-sided complex with elegantly curved corners.
Design: OMA, architects
Shortlisting for major new Dutch building: it accommodates municipal services, offices and residential units. The modular building gradually steps back into two irregular peaks.