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Foster’s winning design and all finalist proposals for Prado Museum renovation

The winning design by Foster + Partners and the eight finalist proposals of the competition to redesign the Hall of Realms of the Prado Museum in Madrid

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MFA – Museum of Fine Arts – Boston

Recently renovated after a design by Foster + Partners, the MFA – Museums of Fine Arts in Boston is one of the largest art museums in the United States

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Contemporary Wood Architecture

Examples of modern and contemporary wooden architecture, wood facades, and inspirational timber design for small and large buildings

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Snøhetta + Casson Mann: Lascaux 4 – International Center for Cave Art

Designed by Snøhetta and Casson Mann, the Lascaux 4 Center for Cave Art in Montignac is a great piece of architecture and an innovative archeological museum

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Rail yard redevelopment projects create new urban scenarios for Milan

7 rail yards in Milan re-imagined through masterplans by 5 international architects: MAD, Mecanoo, EMBT Miralles Tagliabue, Cino Zucchi, and Stefano Boeri

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Milan Design Week 2017 | Inhabits: micro-architecture prototypes at Parco Sempione

Inhabits – Milan Design Village presents at Parco Sempione 5 prototypes of modular and sustainable micro-houses, emergency shelters, and urban pavilions

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Royal Palace of Caserta

The Royal Palace of Caserta is a monumental 18th century complex, a museum, and an UNESCO World Heritage Site in the city of Caserta, near Naples

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London | Matti Suuronen’s Futuro House at Central Saint Martins

A Futuro House, the futuristic abode designed by architect Matti Suuronen in the ’60s has landed onto a roof of the Central Saint Martins in London

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Wang Shu – Amateur Architecture Studio. Exhibition at the Louisiana Museum

Wang Shu-Amateur Architecture Studio is the 1st of a series of monographic exhibitions entitled “The Architect’s Studio”organized by the Louisiana Museum

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London | Diébédo Francis Kéré to design 2017 Serpentine Pavilion

Francis Kéré, leader of Berlin-based Kéré Architecture, will be the architect to design the 2017 edition of the Serpentine Galleries pavilion in London

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NYC| Jenny Sabin wins 2017 YAP – Young Architects Program – by MoMA

The project Lumen by Jenny Sabin Studio has been named the winning design of the 2017 edition of YAP – Young Architect Program organized in New York by MoMA

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BIG Bjarke Ingels Group to design San Pellegrino flagship factory in Italy

Mineral water brand San Pellegrino announced that BIG Bjarke Ingels Group has won the competition to design its new flagship factory near Bergamo, Italy

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The 5 finalist designs (2 museums) for the 2017 Mies van der Rohe Awards

the Mies van der Rohe Foundation has announced the 5 finalists of the renowned European Union Prize for Contemporary Architecture – Mies van der Rohe Award

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NYC | Storefront sponsors 20 independent architecture and design projects

This year, Storefront for Art and Architecture in New York City will sponsor twenty independent architecture and design projects through NYSCA

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The odd competition to roof the Verona Arena

The design competition “for roofing the Roman Amphitheater Verona Arena“ is rather odd, despite the interesting winning proposal by Schlaich Bergermann

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40 finalist works for the 2017 Mies van Der Rohe Award announced

The Mies van der Rohe Foundation in Barcelona announced the 40 finalists of the 2017 European Union Prize for Contemporary Architecture – Mies van der Rohe Award

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“Next Level” ARoS extension by Schmidt Hammer Lassen & James Turrell

Designed by Schmidt Hammer Lassen Architects with James Turrell, “Next Level” is an ambitious extension project for the ARoS museum in Aarhus, Denmark

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The Bronx Museum of the Arts

The Bronx Museum of the Arts is a museum of contemporary art in New York City. It is housed in an iconic building designed by U.S. practice Arquitectonica

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Grafton Architects’ Farrell & McNamara to direct Venice Architecture Biennale 2018

On January 17th, 2017, La Biennale di Venezia has announced that Yvonne Farrell […]

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Los Angeles – Lucas Museum of Narrative Art by MAD, a preview

A preview of the new Lucas Museum of Narrative Art – to be built in Exposition Park, Los Angeles -, designed by China-based design firm MAD Architects

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Poissy Galore – Insects Museum and Visitor Center | AWP + HHF

Nominated for the Mies Van Der Rohe Award 2017, the Poissy Galore Insects Museum designed by AWP + HHF combines contemporary architecture and rural culture

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Norwegian Wild Reindeer Pavilion – Viewpoint Snøhetta

The iron and timber Wild Reindeer observation pavilion designed by Snøhetta in central Norway is an example of how good architecture often relies on simplicity

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Contemporary Arts Center – Cincinnati

The Contemporary Arts Center is a non-collecting museum in Cincinnati, housed in an iconic building by Zaha Hadid, the Rosenthal Center for Contemporary Art

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BIG – Bjarke Ingels Group – Danish pavilion at Shanghai Expo 2010

The spiraling architecture of the Denmark pavilion at Shanghai Expo 2010 by Bjarke Ingels Group housed a little futuristic Danish city teleported to China

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Prada opens Osservatorio, a new gallery focused on photography in Milan

In December 2016, the Prada Foundation opens “Osservatorio”, a new exhibition space focused on photography, in Milan’s Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II

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House of Natural Science, Bjerringbro – Nord Architects

The House of Natural Science is a learning center, and an iconic and sustainable cylindrical building, designed by NORD Architects in Bjerringbro, Denmark

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