AOC Architects’ ultra-high performance concrete footbridge on Dřetovice stream

Designed by AOC architects, the Dřetovice stream footbridge was conceived as a “magic portal” between the land of the living and the realm of the dead

Secession Building Vienna Joseph Olbrich exterior 1

Secession, Vienna

The Secession in Vienna is an exhibition hall designed by Joseph Olbrich in 1898, it also contains the famous Beethoven Frieze by Gustav Klimt

Helsinki Central Library Oodi ALA Architects exterior 1

Oodi Helsinki Central Library, ALA Architects

The Helsinki Central Library Oodi by ALA Architects is widely regarded as one of the most exciting new public buildings in Finland. Yet, is it really a library?

KUB Kunsthaus Bregenz, Peter Zumthor, exterior 8

KUB-Kunsthaus Bregenz

Designed by Peter Zumthor, the Kunsthaus Bregenz – KUB is a famous museum of contemporary art in the city of Bregenz, western Austria

Glenstone art museum Potomac Maryland The Pavilions expansion Thomas Phifer 6

Glenstone art museum, Potomac, MD

Glenstone is a private museum of modern art in Potomac, MD, north-west of Washington D.C, designed by Thomas Phifer and Charles Gwathmey

Tianjin Binhai Library MVRDV 01

Tianjin Binhai Library by MVRDV. Is this the library of the future?

The new Tianjin Binhai Library designed by MVRDV in China is a stunning piece of architecture. Yet, is really this the library of the future?

Academy Museum of Motion Pictures Los Angeles, Renzo Piano 1

Academy Museum of Motion Pictures – Los Angeles

The Academy Museum of Motion Pictures in Los Angeles is a museum, designed by Renzo Piano, that celebrates the history of cinema and the art of filmmaking


in Belgium, the new wing of Design Museum Gent

The architectural firms TRANS architectuur | stedenbouw, Carmody Groarke and RE-ST architectenvennootschap is going to design the new wing of Design Museum Gent

Memoriale Shoah Milano Holocaust Memorial Milan Inexhibit 06s

The Shoah Memorial of Milan

The Shoah Memorial of Milan is a Holocaust site of memory dedicated to those who were deported from the city of Milan to the Nazi death camps during WWII


Genius or Gimmick? Bjarke Ingels’ ski-slope-topped power station in Copenhagen

There is more in the CopenHill waste-to-energy plant designed by Bjarke Ingels Group in Copenhagen than its much-hyped ski slope…

Le Corbusier, Casa Curutchet, La Plata, Argentina 5

The history of Casa Curutchet, Le Corbusier’s only building in South America

History and architectural design of Casa Curutchet in La Plata, Argentina; the only building by Le Corbusier in South America

Snohetta Friluftssykehuset timber care retreats Norwegian hospitals 01

Snøhetta designs two care retreats as therapeutic aids for Norwegian hospitals

On behalf of the Friluftssykehuset Foundation, Snøhetta has designed two timber care retreats as therapeutic aids for Norwegian hospitals in Oslo and Kristiansand

Bjarke Ingels Twist bridge museum Kistefos art park Norway 02

Bjarke Ingel’s “The Twist” bridge museum at Kistefos, Norway

BIG Bjarke Ingels Group designed “The Twist” at the Kistefos art park near Oslo, Norway – a bridge-shaped museum which also creates a continuous loop path throughout the park

1) OMM by Kengo Kuma and Associates. ©NAARO

Turkey: the new Odunpazari Modern Museum designed by Kengo Kuma

The new Odunpazari Modern Museum (OMM) designed by Kengo Kuma and Associates was opened on 9 September in Eskisehir, Turkey.


Hashim Sarkis will be the curator of the 2020 Venice Architecture Biennale

the 2020 architecture biennale, titled “How will we live together?” will take place in Venice from May 23th through November 29th 2020

CAB Chicago Architecture Biennial 2019 logotype

“…and other such stories” CAB – Chicago Architecture Biennial 2019

The 2019 edition of Chicago Architecture Biennial, titled “…and other such stories”, will take place from September 19, 2019, through January 5, 2020.


Hamburg’s new Niederhafen River Promenade by Zaha Hadid Architects

The new quay designed by Zaha Hadid Architects in Hamburg is a liveable public space that connects the long river with the urban fabric of the city


Shjworks creates a cave-like timber shelter in a Danish museum park

‘The Observatory’ is a cave-like timber shelter designed by Simon Hjermind Jensen – Shjworks for the Munkeruphus Art Museum in Denmark

Vegetable roof garden Gary Comer Youth Center Chicago 01

Youth center’s vegetable roof garden provides food for children in Chicago

Hoerr Schaudt Landscape Architects transformed the terrace of Gary Comer the Youth Center in Chicago into a large rooftop vegetable garden which provides organic food to the school’s kitchen


Tatiana Bilbao Estudio at Louisiana Museum of Modern Art

From October 2019, the Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, in Denmark, hosts an exhibition dedicated to the Mexican architect Tatiana Bilbao


Henning Larsen to redesign Esbjerg Bypark in Denmark

Henning Larsen has won a competition to revitalize Bypark in Esbjerg, a historic harborside park in the coastal city in western Jutland

90 Degrees-HQ Architects-Jerusalem Design Week-Photography-Dor-Kedmi-Sunset

90 Degrees: an installation by HQ Architects for the Jerusalem Design Week

90 Degrees – Rotate. Ascend. Turn East – is a large scale installation designed by HQ Architects for the Jerusalem Design Week 2019


From workers’ cooperative to Civic Center: the Lleialtat Santsenca building in Barcelona

The “Lleialtat Santsenca” is a 19th century building which has been restored and converted into a civic center for the local community.


The first mobile Volo-Port for air taxis designed by Graft Brandlab

At the Greentech Festival in Berlin, Skyports and Volocopter announced a cooperation to build the first mobile Volo-Port for air taxis.


NYC | ‘Pedro & Juana’ wins 2019 YAP (Young Architects Program) by MoMA PS1

Hórama Rama by Pedro & Juana has been named the winning design of the The Museum of Modern Art and MoMA PS1’s 20th annual Young Architects Program.

The winners – European Prize Mies Van Der Rohe Award 2019

The winners of the EU Prize for Contemporary Architecture Mies Van Der Rohe Award 2019 have been announced: they are Grand Parc Bordeaux, and Montbrun-Bocage School Refectory

sponsored links