British Museum, London

Sir Robert Smirke’s plans for the British Museum (1823–52) contained a planted central courtyard intended for use as a public garden.

On the Roofs of... - Wiel Arets on his Concept for the City

Protection and Function - Flat Roofs as Living Space

Earthen Roofs - the Architecture of the Pueblo Peoples in the South-Western US

Cultural and Congress Centre in Lucerne, Switzerland

Set in the city centre on the shores of Lake Lucerne, the various volumes of this complex are united by a striking roof structure.

Administration Building in Nyon, Switzerland

The building was designed to accommodate the 110-strong UEFA staff, with additional spaces for conferences, receptions and exhibitions.

University in Saitama, Japan

Situated on the edge of Tokyo among housing developments and rice fields, the university complex consists of two parallel building tracts, containing...

Gallery and Guest House in Temple Grounds in Kyoto

This new structure has been sensitively inserted into the environment of a 17th-century temple.

School Sports Hall in Wachbach, Bad Mergentheim

Built partly into the slope of the site, this new sports hall is set beneath the existing concrete school building, dating from the 1960s.