Buildings

Arts Centre in Calheta, Madeira

Madeira is known as “the island of flowers” because of its mild climate and luxuriant vegetation. Its landscape is characterized by terraced vineyards and...

Buildings

Residence of the Swiss Ambassador in Washington D.C.

The new residence of the Swiss ambassador in Washington is both a home and a venue for official functions – political, social and cultural. And of course it is...

Buildings

University Building in Beijing

Set on the campus of Tsinghua University in Beijing, the Sino-Italian Ecological and Energy-Efficient Building is a collaborative project conceived to...

Buildings

Apartment Building in London

This terraced building is situated in London’s prestigious Bayswater/Notting Hill area. It fills a gap which was left by a bomb in the 1940 Blitz, and was...

Construction

Royal Observatory

A “farmyard of astronomical instruments” describes the collection of buildings that form the Royal Observatory in Greenwich. It recalls images of the great...

Construction

Cecil Balmond - Unfolding New Dimensions

Cecil Balmond has been a structural engineer with Arup for 41 years. His thinking and working methods are however often very different from those practised by...

Buildings

Film and Visual Media Research Centre in London

The Bloomsbury area of Central London is home to some of the prestigious colleges of the University of London.

Buildings

Agora Theatre in Lelystad

With the Agora Theatre, UN Studio have completed one of the first buildings within West 8’s new central plan for Lelystad. The architects have designed a...