Tag Archives: Architectural News

Completing a pink staircase on the roof of the Het Nieuwe Institute

MVRDV has completed a pink urban staircase and rooftop theater for the Het Nieuwe Institute in Rotterdam, the Netherlands. Design Features Named after the podium, the design is 29 meters high and allows the public to experience the ceiling of Het Nieuwe Instituut, a cultural center whose general and artistic director is Eric Chen. The […]

Opening of the newest railway line in London entitled Elizabeth Line

Grimshaw has completed a new rail line in London, with zigzag roofs and flex-bending junctions in passenger tunnels. Design Features Officially opened on May 24, the project was completed as part of the London Underground network and became London’s newest rail line, The Elizabeth Line. Grimshaw worked with client Crossrail, Atkins engineering firm, Maynard graphics […]

Building a green school with round walls in South Africa

,Building a green school with round walls in South Africa South African architecture practice, GASS Architecture Studios, has built a school complex with rounded earthen walls and sail-like roofs. The project is located in the Low Paarl Valley in the Western Cape, South Africa, with an area of ​​3,313 square meters.   Project Features The […]

British Government Approval of Canal Side Renovation Planning Project

British Government Approval of Canal Side Renovation Planning Project, UK Housing Secretary Stuart Andrew has given planning permission for a £375m canal-side renovation project in Bristol. The scheme was designed by AHMM and Stride Treglown, despite fears of flooding.     Project Features The request for phased development of the industrial site, 4.2 hectares, has […]

The use of a green stepped roof in the design of Furla’s headquarters in the Chianti Hills

The use of a green stepped roof in the design of Furla’s headquarters in the Chianti Hills, Italian architecture firm GEZA Architettura has presented the designs for the new headquarters of the spa company Furla FC Immobiliare, in Tavarnelle Val di Pesa. Furla’s headquarters has been dubbed “Progetto Italia” and has a building area of […]

Transforming an abandoned cement factory in Xiamen into a meditative cafe

Transforming an abandoned cement factory in Xiamen into a meditative cafe, Wanmu Shazi has redesigned an abandoned cement factory, transforming it into a new meditative café in Nanshan Village. Wanmo Shazi started his career in the wooden furniture sector, and he named the cafe Buduo Teahouse. The design included six giant concrete cylinders, including three […]

An exhibition to explore the transformation of the architecture and landscape of Inujima Island

An exhibition to explore the transformation of the architecture and landscape of Inujima Island, From May 21, 2022, to September 4, 2022, a new exhibition entitled Symbiosis: Living Island will be held. The exhibition aims to explore the transformation of the architecture and landscape of the Japanese island of Inujima over the course of 13 […]

Excavation of a mixed-use office tower with a red diagonal in Montreal

Excavation of a mixed-use office tower with a red diagonal in Montreal, Canadian architectural firm, Provencher_Roy, designed a mixed-use office tower in Montreal, with a red diagonal crevice, dividing the volume in two and creating a grand interior atrium. The project covers an area of ​​27,850 square metres, a nd has been completed as one […]

Francis Keré is the first African architect to receive the Pritzker Prize for Architecture

Francis Keré is the first African architect to receive the Pritzker Prize for Architecture, Architect Diébidou Francis Keré, from Burkina Faso, received the Pritzker Prize for Engineering, as one of the pioneers of sustainable buildings linked to serving the population. Keré is the first African to receive this award. The Pritzker Prize organizers saw that […]

Design and development of three major new museums in Qatar

Design and development of three major new museums in Qatar, OMA, Herzog & de Meuron and ELEMENTAL have announced that they are in the process of designing three major new museums in Qatar. These museums will be developed as part of the country’s ambitious plans to encourage and support the country’s cultural sector and boost […]