ARCHITECTURE

© Stéphane Chalmeau

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

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...
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Tree Snake Houses / Luís Rebelo de Andrade + Tiago Rebelo de Andrade

Tree Snake Houses was designed by the architects Luís Rebelo de Andrade and Tiago Rebelo de Andrade in partnership with the Modular System Company. The characteristic design associated with the slate and the woods at the base suggests a snake gliding between the trees. Like a wild animal in its natural habitat, the house suddenly appears in the visual field of the observer...
© 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
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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...
© John Gollings

MPavilion 2015 / AL_A-Amanda Levete Architects

The 2015 MPavilion designed by British practice Amanda Levete Architects has opened in Melbourne’s Queen Victoria Gardens, opposite the city’s cultural hub of the The Arts Centre, the National Gallery of Victoria. A unique annual architecture commission and design event for Melbourne. The canopy be a series of three and five-meter wide petals made out of ultra-thin, translucent CFRP composites, translucent petals supported by impossibly slender columns that sway gently in the breeze...
© Benny Chan
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The Broad Museum / Diller Scofidio + Renfro

The Broad is designed by world-renowned architectural firm Diller Scofidio + Renfro in collaboration with Gensler. With its innovative “veil-and-vault” concept, the 120,000-square-foot, $140 million building features two floors of gallery space to showcase the Broad’s comprehensive collection and is the headquarters of The Broad Art Foundation’s worldwide lending library...