In 2009, the community of Nenzing held a Europe-wide competition for the design of a new nursing home, whereby the pure-lined and rustic proposal found favour.
The visitor information centre at the historic Sparrenburg fortress, which opened on 17 September, will function as an informative spatial compass.
Pool, conservatory, garden: the three main functions of a weekend house have been distributed over vertically stacked volumes of in-situ concrete.
Wild Turkey Bourbon Distillery: A simple barn silhouette and an intricate facade in a colour and material reminiscent of old oak barrels are the outer attributes.
Architect Shigeru Ban, this year's Pritzker Prize winner, has designed his first permanent building in the USA: Colorado's Aspen Art Museum.
For all its quiet power, the house conceals a surprise: It has been planned as a multifunctional hybrid that is flexible enough to be used as a seminar space.
The plans for this cultural centre revolved around one aim: creating a contemporary building for a lot defined by its environment and the surrounding houses.
Dispensing with traditional forms and symbols, Sancaklar Mosque in Istanbul provides a setting for inner monologue as a search for meaning. Black-and-white photos of the building shell attest to the ...
Natural stone and untreated pine wood: These robust and tradition-imbued materials at the new community centre in St. Martin merge in with the Alpine character of the village.
The Finish Line Tower ("Zielturm") for rowing regattas at Lake Rotsee, Switzerland, offers a relief-like façade and subtle offsets in its three levels.