10 Akron Street, Cambridge - Massachusets, Kyu Sung Woo Architects

10 Akron Street

The Graduate Student Housing for Harvard University at 10 Akron Street on Memorial Drive is prominently sited on the Charles River in Cambridge, Massachusetts. The new housing acts as a […]

Dockside Green, Victoria - Canada, Perkins and Will

Dockside Green

Dockside Green, the largest development in Victoria’s history, involves the reclamation and redevelopment of 15 acres of formerly industrial waterfront property. The project includes commercial, residential, live/work and light-industrial uses. […]

4 Towers Osdorp

In Osdorp, southwest of Amsterdam, major changes took place to transform a vacant zone into a residential district connected to the existing housing area alongside it. One part of the […]

930 Poydras Residential Tower, New Orleans - Louisiana, Eskew+Dumez+Ripple

930 Poydras Residential Tower

This 462,000-square-foot mixed use residential 930 Poydras Residential Tower located on New Orleans’ primary business thoroughfare is currently under construction. The building provides 250 apartments along with a 500 car residential […]

The Bikuben Student Residence, Copenhagen - Denmark, aart a/s

The Bikuben Student Residence

The Bikuben Student Residence creates the settings for student life and extends the possibility that unity can arise from a broad social network. The main shape of the building is quite clarified […]

Am Kaiserkai 23-33, Hamburg, Germany, Carsten Lorenzen | KBNK Architekten | Loosen Rüschoff Winkler

Am Kaiserkai 23-33

Both rental apartments and condominiums are part of this project. A joint venture of five Hamburg residential building cooperatives (Altonaer Spar- und Bauverein, Baugenossenschaft Dennerstraße-Selbsthilfe eG, Bauverein der Elbgemeinden eG, […]

House N, 3LHD, Zagreb – Croatia

House N

House N is situated in a quieter secondary neighborhood on Pantovcak street in Zagreb, perched in the western hills and boasting a delightful panoramic view of the forest and the […]

CODA, Sydney - Australia, Stanisic Associates


The key passive design innovations and practices of CODA are a ‘brise-soleil’ in the form of 3m deep sunrooms that shade the living areas to the north and north-east elevations; […]

Am Sandtorkai 64-H2O, Hamburg, Germany, Spengler Wiescholek Architekten

Am Sandtorkai 64-H2O

The two building uses, residential accommodation and space for service-sector businesses, are clearly distinguishable in the façade design. The office cube will feature a high-tech floor-to-ceiling window front, whereas the […]

Isis Apartments, Melbourne - Australia, Wood Marsh

Isis Apartments

In reference to the mansions that line Domain Road, Wood Marsh’s approach was to design a freestanding, symmetrical structure of classical proportions. Maintaining set backs similar to the adjoining buildings, […]

12 Towers in Vallecas, Madrid - Spain, Nodo17 | Bunch Arquitectura

12 Towers in Vallecas

As opposed to the great operations of the periphery, we recovered the scale and the density of the historical center with the project 12 Towers in Vallecas. How many vestibules you cross […]

Casa Becerril, Tijuana - Mexico, graciastudio

Casa Becerril

The original placement of the house was dictated by the search for Light and a main open patio in a narrow lot situated in between two tall houses that shaded […]

Am Kaiserkai 26-28, Hamburg, Germany, BRT Architekten

Am Kaiserkai 26-28

In the Dalmannkai quarter, construction will be starting soon on a prototype of the first-ever architecturally designed homes in the apartment building sector. The aim of the “home4” concept is […]

The Balancing Barn, Suffolk - United Kingdom, MVRDV

The Balancing Barn

Balancing Barn is situated on a beautiful site by a small lake in the English countryside near Thorington in Suffolk. The Barn responds through its architecture and engineering to the […]

Waterrijk Meerhoven, Eindhoven - Netherlands, Mecanoo Architecten

Waterrijk Meerhoven

Waterrijk will become a green, scenic residential neighbourhood with approximately 1,450 homes. The neighbourhood sits snugly between the new park Meerland to the north, the Parkforum to the west and […]

235 Van Buren

Following the successful completion of the Contemporaine condominium building, we were selected again by CMK Development Corporation to design a 740,000 square foot residential building in Chicago’s financial district. This […]

Madrid Public Housing, Madrid - Spain, Morphosis

Madrid Public Housing

In a suburban Madrid neighborhood of conventional, anonymous housing blocks, we devised a typology of porosity to suit the social ideals of this project type. As an alternative to towering […]

Villa Voile, Utrecht - Netherlands, Rudy Uytenhaak

Villa Voile

On the edge of the park, four sculptures enrich the park and interact with each other. These four identical buildings deliver interesting sight lines and connections by their mutual rotations. […]

100 11th Ave, New York - United States, Jean Nouvel Atelier

100 11th Avenue

During The Armory Show Week 2010, French architect Jean Nouvel was in New York for the preview of his new and nearly completed residential tower called 100 11th Avenue. The […]

Am Sandtorkai 66-OCEAN’S END, Hamburg, Germany, Böge Lindner Architekten

Am Sandtorkai 66 (Ocean’s End)

Designed by Hamburg-based architects Böge und Linder, the building is a highly sophisticated assemblage of interlocking structures comprising 22 modern loft apartments. The apartments are a mix of single and […]

DZ Bank, Berlin - Germany, Gehry Frank

DZ Bank

Completed in June 1999, DZ Bank is a 20,000-square-meter (215,000-square-foot) multi-use center that includes a five-story office building with a conference center and a 10-story luxury condominium building. The development […]

IJburg Block 11

The master plan for Haveneiland (IJburg) consists of a grid of roads, waterways and blocks. A number of different architectural offices fleshed out the designs for each block. KCAP Architects […]

Carabanchel Social Housing, Madrid - Spain, Foreign Office Architects

Carabanchel Social Housing

Operating within a severely limited budget, the Carabanchel Social Housing project is 100 social housing units on the outskirts of Madrid. The development, within a regeneration area, is bounded by […]

Casa de la Marina, Barcelona, Spain, Josep Antoni Coderch

Casa de la Marina

The first of this firm’s apartment buildings in Barcelona, this small tower on a corner site set the pattern for much of their residential work that was to follow. Coderch […]

Am Kaiserkai 30, Hamburg, Germany, NPS Tchoban Voss

Am Kaiserkai 30

Individually shaped apartments are located round a spacious staircase, completely exposed to natural light with a view over the museum port at Dalmannkai. This spectacular harbour view from the staircase […]

Barcode House, MUNICH, Germany, MVRDV

Barcode House

Located in one of the outermost bourgeois suburban neighborhoods of Germany’s secret capital “Munich” the bountiful villa stretches itself across two rectangular building plots on the site forming a barcode collage. […]

CB 30, Mexico City - Mexico, Dellekamp Arquitectos & FRENTEarquitectura

CB 30

CB 30 has 3 apartments looking to the street, as well as a two-story house in the back that looks into an indoor patio. The public areas taken into a single space facing […]

Aqua Tower, Chicago, Illinois, Studio Gang Architects

Aqua Tower

In an increasingly dense city like Chicago, views from a new tower must be negotiated between existing buildings. Aqua tower considers criteria such as views, solar shading and function to […]

Sint Martha

Sint Martha is a monumental school building and situated in a characteristic ’30 district that has been given a protected status by the municipality. The old school itself was designed […]

1234 Howard Street, San Francisco - United States, Stanley Saitowitz | Natoma Architects Inc.

1234 Howard Street

The 50-by-165-foot site stretches from Howard Street on one side to Natoma Street on the other. A one-way drive, with parking on one side and lobby and circulation on the […]

Edificio Copan, São Paulo - Brazil, Oscar Niemeyer

Edificio Copan

Edificio Copan (Copan Building) is a 140-metre, 38-story residential building in São Paulo, Brazil. It was constructed in 1953. It is the largest structure built in Brazil and has the largest […]

WoZoCo Apartments, Amsterdam - Netherlands, MVRDV

WoZoCo Apartments

This building was the first large complex realized by MVRDV. The client, a large housing corporation, had made general studies of the arrangement of 100 units for elderly people, as […]

Unité d’Habitation

Le Corbusier designed several variations of the Unité d’Habitation, the most famous of which is in Marseille, France. All were derived from Le Corbusier’s visionary 1922 city plan, known as […]

Alfonso Reyes 58, Mexico City - Mexico, Dellekamp Arquitectos

Alfonso Reyes 58

Alfonso Reyes 58 is a lot which, consists of three fronts, interacts with an interesting urban intersection; the longest facade faces a boulevard which gets quite noisy at rush hours. […]

J2 House, 3LHD, Zagreb – Croatia

J2 House

J2 House for a couple with children is located in the green residential part of the city of Zagreb. The former family house was built in the 1950s on a steep […]