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Blanquefort, Bordeaux - France, King Kong

Blanquefort

This project responds to a desire on the part of the governing instances of Blanquefort to extend the complex of municipal buildings situated around the former Carpinet […]

Europa, Brussels - Belgium, SAMYN and PARTNERS

Europa

As a consequence of 2004 European enlargement, the Justus Lipsius building becomes too small for the Council of the European Union1 (hereafter named the Council). According to […]

Squares in Puigcerdà, Girona - Spain, Pepe Gascón Arquitectura

Squares in Puigcerdà

Remodelling of the most central and relevant public space in Puigcerdà, originally very much deteriorated, with an excessive amount of traffic that diminished the civic and integrating […]

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 […]

Tokyo Tower, Tokyo - Japan, Tachū Naitō

Tokyo Tower

Tokyo Tower is a communications and observation tower located in the Shiba-koen district of Minato, Tokyo, Japan. At 332.9 metres, it is the second-tallest structure in Japan. […]

Zlote Tarasy, Warsaw - Poland, Jerde Partnership, Epstein

Zlote Tarasy

Having never fully recovered from World War II destruction, Warsaw has a disconnected urban core marked by the soaring Palace of Culture and Science and large, lifeless […]

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 […]

Avala Tower, Belgrade - Serbia, Uglješa Bogdanović, Slobodan Janjić

Avala Tower

The Avala Tower is a 204.5 m (671 ft) tall telecommunication tower located on Avala mountain in the periphery of Belgrade. The original tower was finished in […]

Herstedlund Community Centre, Copenhagen - Denmark, Dorte Mandrup Arkitekter

Herstedlund Community Centre

Architectural Concept Community Centre Herstedlund provides the framework for joint activities for a new residential area, housing approximately 600 families. The site plan, designed by Juul & […]

Parc Pintor Vila Closes, Manresa, Spain, David Closes

Parc Pintor Vila Closes

This modestly-sized Parc Pintor Vila Closes is located in a dense neighborhood of the Catalan city of Manresa, lacking in greenery. With the proposed topographic configuration, and especially […]

Metropol Parasol, Seville - Spain, J. Mayer H. Architects

Metropol Parasol

Metropol Parasol, the Redevelopment of the Plaza de la Encarnacíon in Seville, designed by J. MAYER H. architects, becomes the new icon for Seville, – a place […]

Centre Communautaire Pierrefonds, Montreal - Canada, Les architectes FABG

Centre Communautaire Pierrefonds

Centre Communautaire Pierrefonds. The Pierrefonds-Roxboro borough located on the west end of Montréal’s island contains a population of more than 65000 inhabitants on a 30 kilometers strip […]

House of Justice, Mestia - Georgia, J. Mayer H. Architects

House of Justice

The House of Justice serves as a two-storey civic centre for the people of Mestia, a village with a strong cultural heritage. Its concrete structure frames the […]

Noain City Hall, Noain - Spain, Zon-e Arquitectos

Noain City Hall

Traditionally, the City Hall had a noticeable institutional character and its presence was severe and somewhat hieratic. As time went by, it began to lodge other functions […]

Humboldt-Box

The Humboldt-Box, the information and exhibition building for the construction of the Humboldt Forum / Berliner Schloss,  is opened! In advance the architecture of the Humboldt-Box has […]

Singapore Flyer, Singapore, DP Architects + Kisho Kurokawa

Singapore Flyer

The Singapore Flyer is designed as a means for Singapore to express itself as a magnet for tourism. A notable addition to the nation’s entertainment industry, the […]

Rouse Hill Town Centre, Sydney - Australia, Allen Jack+Cottier

Rouse Hill Town Centre

In towns and cities, public space has traditionally served as a meeting place, marketplace and traffic way. Enjoyable towns and cities find a comfortable balance between these […]

Helix Bridge, Singapore, Cox Architecture + Architects 61

Helix Bridge

The Helix Bridge provides a pedestrian connection across the head of the Singapore River between the city’s existing CBD and its new Bayfront district.  Its commission was […]