Competitions

Design competition for schools in developing countries

A dangerous disease is affecting the developing countries’ lifeline to a healthy development: unchecked and substandard schooling facilities creating an...

City & Countryside

Grand Gestures in Paris

The Grande Nation has once again shown us the strength of a grand gesture: at a cost of just under 80 million euros, the French state has refurbished the east...

Buildings

Expansion to the Jewish-American Museum in Philadelphia

The only museum in the U.S. that documents Jewish-American experience is adding to the existing building a 9.200 square metres complex that was designed by...

Production & processes

"Shopping as part of the quality of life"

Managing director Anton Mölk describes the company philosophy during a tour of the two MPreis supermarkets in Wattens designed by Dominique Perrault.

Buildings

The architect as the motor of development

Two years after its completion, architect Dieter Henke is on site to explain the experimental nature of the building for the University of Applied Science in...

Competitions

Zaha Hadid wins design competitions in Michigan and Warsaw

Last week was marked by Zaha Hadid’s double win of the design competitions for the Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum in Michigan, and the Lilium Tower in Warsaw....

Ben van Berkel generated designs for IMM Cologne furniture fair

The architectural contribution at this year’s furniture fair IMM Cologne was delivered by UNStudio architect Ben van Berkel, who generated an urban masterplan...

Buildings

Functional green design for the MCA Denver

Last year’s fall was marked by another opening of a new museum building in the U.S. In Denver, Colorado, the new Museum of Contemporary Art (MCA), designed by...

Buildings

Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art

Kyu Sung Woo Architects has designed the new Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art at Johnson County Community College in Overland Park, Kansas.