In his recent sit down with famed architect Rem Koolhaas, Charlie Rose opens the interview with how surprised he was to hear a short remark made by Koolhaas just before the cameras were turned on. Rose was taken aback to hear the most groundbreaking and influential urban design...
Project: Architect Dr Christian Kronaus
Type: Governmental- Law court
Location: Andreas-Hofer-Strasse, St. Pölten, Austria
Building status: built in 2011
Project cost: € 8 million
Architects Christian Kronaus and Erhard An-He Kinzelbach, together with the engineering firm Vasko +...
Architects: TASH – Taller de Arquitectura Sánchez-Horneros
Location: Toledo, Spain
Project Team: Emilio Sánchez-Horneros, Antonio Sánchez-Horneros, Javier Rodríguez, Alberto di Nunzio, David Melar, Marta Zamanillo
Structural Engineering: Eusebio Sánchez de Gracia
Project: BFLS – London Architects
Area: 4,400 m²
Project Status: Completed in June 2011
Client: Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama
Acoustic Engineer: Arup Acoustics
Structural & Services Engineer: Mott MacDonald
Lighting Consultant: Equation Lighting
Theatre Consultant: Theatre...
Location: Berkeley, California, US
Landscape: Hargreaves Associates, Alan Lewis
Principal-in-Charge: Joseph A. Nicola
Lead Designer: Crodd Chin
Project Architect/Designer: Ben Levi
Project Designers: Peter Soldat, Tony Keung, Greg Hildebrand
Project Design Team:...
Project architects: Peter Bedaux, Thomas Bedaux , www.bedauxdebrouwer.nl/
Gross floor area: 220m2
Construction period: sept. 2009-june 2010
Date of opening: june 2010
Other project team members: koen de witte, cees de rooij
Photographer: michel kievits, peter bedaux
Bedaux de Brouwer...
Architects: Przemek Kaczkowski & Ola Targonska
Location: Wroclaw, Poland
Structural Engineering: Slawomir Pruchnik
Project Year: 2011
Project Area: 253 m²
Photographs: Sebastian Oleksik
The clients, a middle-aged couple, approached us with one definite request – they wanted to...
Tanju Özelgin designed the lobby for the Radisson Airport Hotel in Istanbul, Turkey.
Description from the designer:
Due to its proximity to the international airport, business and fair centers, the Radisson-SAS is labeled as a “Business Hotel”. To satisfy business hotel requirements,...
Architects: Foster and Partners
Location: New Mexico, USA
Type: Public – Transportation
Client: New Mexico Spaceport Authority (NMSA)
Site Area: 300,000ft² / 27,880m² including apron
Gross Area: 110,000 ft² / 10,219m²
Date: 2006 – 2011
Western zone – Support and...
Author: Buro Happold
Location: Rome, Italy
Chief Bridge Engineer: Davood Liaghat
Architect: Kit Powell-Williams with C. Lotti e Associati
Back in May of this year the mayor of Rome Giovanni Alemanno publicly opened the Ponte della Musica crossing the river Tiber connecting the Olympic stadium...
Architects: OLGGA Architects / Alice Vaillant, Guillaume Grenu, Nicolas Le Meur
Location: Grande Synthe, France
Client: City of Grande Synthe
Engineering: Sogeti ingénierie
Acoustic: Abe acoustique
Project Year: 2011
Project Area: 2,433 m²
Upon its Grand Opening September 4, 2011, the...
Project: Isay Weinfeld
Location: Sao Paulo, Brazil
Area: 1.275 m²
“Santo Amaro House was designed for a mature couple with grown-up children that no longer live in the house. It was built in quiet residential area in São Paulo, Brazil.
The homemaker is an amateur piano player...
Project: Erick van Egeraat
Design date: 2002
Built date: 2009
Client: Consortium Mahler 4, Amsterdam
Gross Floor area: 33.500 m²
The Erick van Egeraat office tower, is part of an expressive high-rise urban development south of Amsterdam, named Zuidas. Located in the proximity of the city...
Project: Gijs Van Vaerenbergh
Location: Borgloon, Limburg, Nederlands
Opening: saturday september 24th 2011
Reading between the Lines is part of ‘pit’, an artistic trajectory with works by some ten...
Architects: Atelier 9.81
Location: Lille, France
Project Year: 2011
Project Area: 275 m²
This project for a nursery is part of Euralille’s greater project, and more particularly in the area of the islet of St. Maurice, built on a section of the De Geyter urban project. It enhances a...
Innovative architect Zaha Hadid, who in 2004 became the first female recipient of the renowned Pritzker Architecture Prize, has advanced the vocabulary of contemporary architecture and design through the exploration of complex fluid geometries and the use of cutting-edge techniques and...
On both, the front and the lake side, this sculptural villa shows very expressive and ornamental facades. Facing mount pilatus the white concrete elements are dotted with circular openings that allow glimpses into the two-levelled orangery with its exotic plants, as well as the lounge, the...
Project: Pitsou Kedem Architect
Location: Ramat Gan
Built area: 350 m²
Design and built: 2009-2011
Program: Single Family House
A private family residence situated in an urban environment. In essence, the house is a closed, white box, devoid of any decorative or ornamental elements. ...