Cultural

Azadi Tower, Tehran - Iran, Hossein Amanat

Azadi Tower

The Azadi Tower formerly known as the Shahyad Tower, is a monument located at Azadi Square, in Tehran City, Iran. It is one of the symbols of Tehran, and marks […]

Ordos Museum, Ordos City - China, MAD Architects

Ordos Museum

In 2011, a 41,000-square-foot museum, entitled Ordos Museum, was opened in Kangbashi. The museum, designed by China-based architectural practice MAD Studio, is focused on the history of the Ordos area, […]

Villa Cavrois, Lille - France, Robert Mallet-Stevens

Villa Cavrois

Villa Cavrois in Croix is a large modernist mansion built in 1932 by French architect Robert Mallet-Stevens for Paul Cavrois, an industrialist from Roubaix active in the textile industry. Villa […]

Canadian War Museum, Ottawa - Canada, Moriyama & Teshima, GRC Architects

Canadian War Museum

The inspiration for the Canadian War Museum design came from the people portrayed in the Museum’s photography collections: ordinary Canadians fighting in wasted foreign landscapes, accomplishing extraordinary and heroic deeds. […]

Javits Center, New York - United States, Pei Cobb Freed & Partners, Epstein

Javits Center

Javits Center in popular usage, is a large convention center located on Eleventh Avenue, between 34th and 40th streets, in Hell’s Kitchen, Manhattan, New York City. It was designed by […]

McCormick Place Convention Center, Chicago-Illinois - United States, Epstein

McCormick Place Convention Center

As the design-team leader, Epstein directed the design and engineering team and ensured that the design intent documents developed by TVS Design was executed accurately in the construction documents produced. […]

Griffith Observatory, Los Angeles - United States, John C. Austin, Frederick M. Ashley, Levin & Associates, Pfeiffer Partners

Griffith Observatory

Architects Austin and Ashley created the structure of Griffith Observatory in 1935, typically identified as Art Deco and symbolic of Modern design. After 65 years of intensive use linked with public […]

Trinity River Audubon Center, Dallas-Texas - United States, Antoine Predock

Trinity River Audubon Center

The Trinity River crosses through an area described by naturalists as the biological “cross-roads of North America” at the meeting point between the Blackland Prairie and Cross Timbers regions in […]

Tampa Convention Center, Tampa-Florida - United States, HOK

Tampa Convention Center

The Tampa Convention Center is a mid-sized convention center located in downtown Tampa, Florida at the mouth of the Hillsborough River. It has both waterfront views of Tampa Bay and […]

Fine Arts Center, Amherst-Massachusetts - United States, Kevin Roche John Dinkeloo and Associates

Fine Arts Center

The Fine Arts Center was designed at the time when the whole master plan was being developed to provide an interior pedestrian-scaled campus and an exterior vehicular-access perimeter. The location […]

Casa Gilardi

Casa Gilardi

In a narrow area of ​​10×36 meters, Louis Barragán being 80 years is making his latest project, the Casa Gilardi. The house is located in the Federal District of Mexico, in […]

Coonley House

The Avery Coonley House, also known as the Coonley House or Coonley Estate was designed by architect Frank Lloyd Wright. Constructed 1908-12, this is a residential estate of several buildings […]

Frederick C. Robie House

The Frederick C. Robie House is a U.S. National Historic Landmark on the campus of the University of Chicago in the neighborhood of Hyde Park in Chicago. It was designed […]

Hollyhock House

The Aline Barnsdall Hollyhock House is a building in the East Hollywood neighborhood of Los Angeles, California, originally designed by Frank Lloyd Wright as a residence for oil heiress Aline […]