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ARCHITECTURE

© Wang Ning

Tea House in Hutong / ArchStudio

Chinese firm ArchStudio transforms a Qing Dynasty-era structure into a tea house that blends new and old. Curving glass walls enclose bamboo-planted courtyards in this tea house, which occupies a formerly derelict building complex in one Beijing's ancient neighbourhoods...
© Pomona College
7.3

Pomona College Studio Art Hall / wHY Architecture

In October 2014, Pomona College opened a stunning 35,000-square-foot Studio Art Hall. Designed by wHY architect Kulapat Yantrasast, the building’s striking exterior is marked by a soaring wood-beam roofline and extensive use of glass, which floods the studios with natural light...
© SsD architecture
7.8

Songpa Micro Housing / SsD architecture

In Seoul, South Korea, a new design for a small-scale housing community makes micro-living look a lot more tenable long term. The 14 units in Songpa Micro-Housing—a mixed-use building designed by SsD Architecture and named for the southeastern district of Seoul it's located in—can be combined and rearranged to accommodate life changes. Couples can rent units together. If they break up, they can separate the units. The residential units can even be converted to something that's not an apartment at all, like an art gallery...
© Kyungsub Shin
7.5

House of Dior Seoul / Christian de Portzamparc

A brand new Dior Boutique in Seoul. Nestled in the heart of the city’s elegant Cheongdam-dong, Gangnam-gu district, the innovative and unique building has been designed by the French architect Christian de Portzamparc, winner of architecture’s prestigious Pritzker Prize. The interiors have been designed by the internationally renowned architect Peter Marino...
© Hufton + Crow
7.4

Learning Hub (The Hive) Nanyang Technological University / Heatherwick Studio

An advanced educational learning hub by top UK architect Heatherwick Studio, it will support NTU’s ambitions in pushing the frontiers of innovation in learning and sustainable building design. The eight-storey building is envisioned to be a place where students might meet their future business partner or conceive an amazing idea with a university mate. Heatherwick Studio was appointed to design the building following an international competition for best design concept in 2011...
© MVRDV
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The Market Hall (De Markthal) Rotterdam / MVRDV

The Market Hall (De Markthal) was designed by architectural firm MVRDV. The Market Hall is a residential- and office building with a market hall underneath, located in Rotterdam. The building was opened on October 1, 2014, by Queen Máxima of the Netherlands. Besides the large market hall, the complex houses 228 apartments, 4600 m2 retail space, 1600 m2 horeca and an underground 4-story parking garage with a capacity of 1200+ cars...
© Stéphane Chalmeau
7.3

Silos 13 – cement distribution center / VIB architecture

Silos 13 project mixed-use building, a design with two main silos for cement storage and distribution, a quality control centre building and offices. The project transformed an industrial facility into an urban sculpture dedicated to the material it contains: the silos, the stair tour, the offices, the test centre and the ground too, are all made from concrete....
© Moesgaard Museum

Moesgaard Museum / Henning Larsen Architects

Moesgaard Museum (MOMU) is designed by Henning Larsen Architects in collaboration with Kristine Jensens Tegnestue is a Danish regional museum dedicated to archaeology and ethnography. It is located in Højbjerg, a suburb of Aarhus, Denmark. The new 16,000 m2 museum is uniquely located in the hilly landscape of Skåde south of Aarhus, Denmark. With its sloping roofscape of grass, moss and flowers in bright colours the building appears a powerful visual landmark perceptible even from the sea...
© Iwan Baan
8.1

The Interlace / OMA + Ole Scheeren

Designed by Ole Scheeren, Partner of the Office Metropolitan of Architecture (OMA), the condominium comprises a range of 2, 3 and 4-bedroom apartments, penthouses and duplex garden units. Thirty-one apartment blocks, each six-stories tall, are stacked in a hexagonal arrangement to form eight large scale courtyards. The interlocking blocks resemble a “vertical village” with cascading sky gardens and both private and public roof terraces...
© FG+SG
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Cella Bar / FCC Arquitectura + Paulo Lobo

The Cella Bar in Madalena, Portugal was designed by FCC Arquitectura, together with interior designer Paulo Lobo. The bar was built using the bones of an existing building that had been abandoned several years before. The architects renovated the building and expanded it, making it perfect to the creation of a bar...
© Rob Parrish
7.7

Burntwood School / Allford Hall Monaghan Morris (AHMM)

The transformation of Burntwood School in Wandsworth, south London reinvents a 1950s modernist education campus for 2,000 pupils and 200 staff. The existing school was set out in a campus style within a mature landscape. A swimming pool & gymnasium building and elegant assembly hall designed by Sir Leslie Martin were retained, while all other buildings were demolished to make way for six new teaching pavilions...
© Iwan Baan

Grace Farms-The River Building / SANAA

Grace Farms-The River Building designed by Japan's SANAA, the Pritzer Prize-winning duo of Kazuyo Sejima and Ryue Nishizawa. The River building will include a sanctuary space for Grace Community Church, a library, a dining room, a gymnasium, and children’s spaces, and it will sit on the Foundation’s 75-acre site amid a landscape designed by Philadelphia’s OLIN...