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Stardom Entertainment Office, Seoul, South Korea, D.LIM Architects

Stardom Entertainment Office

Text description provided by the architects. From an abandoned warehouse to a new entertainment office in the meatpacking district. D·LIM architects converted a previously abandoned warehouse in the meatpacking district of Doksan into music record label, Stardom Entertainment’s new office. Located in Seoul, the area has been in steady decline, […]

CJ Nine Bridges "The Forum", Seogwipo, South Korea, D.LIM Architects

CJ Nine Bridges “The Forum”

Text description provided by the architects. D·LIM Architects digs subterranean forum for CJ nine bridges in Korea. South Korean studio D·LIM architects has completed a multipurpose facility for CJ, one of the country largest companies. Located at the center’s golf club on Jeju island, the subterranean project avoids disrupting views […]

La Maison Symphonique de Montréal, Montréal, Canada, Diamond Schmitt Architects

La Maison Symphonique de Montréal

Text description provided by the architects. La Maison Symphonique is situated on the north-east corner of Montreal’s Place des Arts.  It terminates De Maisonneuve Blvd, facing a new park and sitting before one of the Quartier des Spectacle’s outdoor festival venues. Inside, sophisticated variable acoustics and theatre systems enable sound […]

Cerrada Reforma 108, Mexico City, Mexico, DCPP Αrquitectos

Cerrada Reforma 108

Text description provided by the architects. Cerrada Reforma 108 is a residential project located in San Angel, in the south of Mexico City. The plot is rectangular and its dimensions are 10 x 20 meters. The concept of the house parted from the idea of positive and negative space, seeking […]

Parc Pintor Vila Closes, Manresa, Spain, David Closes

Parc Pintor Vila Closes

Text description provided by the architects. This modestly-sized park is located in a dense neighborhood of the Catalan city of Manresa, lacking in greenery. With the proposed topographic configuration, and especially with the location of the most characteristic park structures (the umbracles and pergolas), the goal  is to split the […]

YOUNIQ Vienna TrIIIple, Vienna, Austria, Söhne & Partner Architekten

YOUNIQ Vienna TrIIIple

Text description provided by the architects. YOUNIQ Vienna TrIIIple is located in the third tower of the TrIIIple building complex, along Erdberger Lände in Vienna’s 3rd district. The building, which opened in spring 2021, stands out from the modern skyline of Vienna with its 35 floors. The goal was to […]

Convent de Sant Francesc, Santpedor, Spain, David Closes

Convent de Sant Francesc

Text description provided by the architects. The Sant Francesc convent, located in the small Catalan town of Santpedor, was built in the early 18th century by Franciscan priests. In 1835 the convent was sacked. Thereafter began the process of progressive deterioration of the building that ended with its demolition in […]

Baker's Lounge, Panchkula, India, Studio Ardete

Baker’s Lounge

Text description provided by the architects. A new age Indian sweet and confectionery shop, where a French bistro meets an English patisserie. In India, traditionally consumption and gifting of sweets or “mithais” are symbolic of celebration. It has a deep-rooted association with auspicious events and is an indispensable part of […]

Edwin M. Lee Apartments, San Francisco-California, United States, Leddy Maytum Stacy Architects

Edwin M. Lee Apartments

Text description provided by the architects. A model for healthy living and resilience, the Edwin M. Lee Apartments is the first building in San Francisco to combine supportive housing for both unhoused veterans and low-income families. This collaboration – Leddy Maytum Stacy Architects, Saida + Sullivan Design Partners, Swords to […]

The Klotski Building, Seattle-Washington, United States, Graham Baba Architects

The Klotski Building

Text description provided by the architects. The Klotski is a three-story, mixed-use infill building situated in the Ballard neighborhood of Seattle. Close to downtown, the area is noted for its dynamic mix of commercial, manufacturing, and residential uses. Reflecting the eclectic vibrancy and gritty nature of the neighborhood, the 10,041-square-foot […]

Wolf at Nordstrom NYC, New York, United States, Heliotrope Architects

Wolf at Nordstrom NYC

Text description provided by the architects. Wolf is a 4,000-square-foot, 90-seat restaurant in the Flagship Nordstrom department store in mid-town Manhattan, New York, operated by the Seattle-based restaurant group, Ethan Stowell Restaurants. It’s located three floors above the street in the corner space of an old brick building that Nordstrom […]

The N M Bodecker Foundation, Portland-Oregon, United States, Skylab Architecture

The N M Bodecker Foundation

Text description provided by the architects. The NM Bodecker Foundation was established in 2017 by Sandy Bodecker to provide creative communities with a dynamic mix of in-person spaces for workshops, gathering, and collaboration. Housed in a collection of repurposed 1950s-era warehouses and a former parking lot in northwest Portland, the […]

Alton Wines, Walla Walla-Washington, United States, GO'C

Alton Wines

Text description provided by the architects. Inhabiting a wave-like landform just outside Walla Walla, Alton Wines nestles itself into an existing cove that is formed by the surrounding vineyards. A long drive from the county road traces the existing vineyards which are carved into the natural terrain. The site itself […]

Hotel Maestoso, Sežana, Slovenia, Enota

Hotel Maestoso

Text description provided by the architects. The area of Stud Farm Lipica is one of the most remarkable natural and cultural monuments in Slovenia. The stud farm was founded in 1580 when a decision was made at the Habsburg court to raise horses, a key strategic commodity of the time, […]

Hayward Field at the University of Oregon, Eugene-Oregon, United States, SRG Partnership

Hayward Field at the University of Oregon

Text description provided by the architects. Envisioned as the “finest track and field facility in the world,” the reimagined Hayward Field is designed to give University of Oregon’s championship caliber student athletes, and athletes from around the world, an unparalleled stage on which to push the limits of what is […]

Three Houses and a Yard Under Lysá Hora, Ostravice, Czech Republic, Papousek & Silhan Architects

Three Houses and a Yard Under Lysá Hora

Text description provided by the architects. Three houses and a yard form the maintenance area of the Golf & Ski Resort in Ostravice. At the project’s beginning, many considerations were raised about the role of architecture and urbanism in the field of purely pragmatic purpose-built facilities. Today’s hectic world bound […]

Ledding Library, Milwaukie-Oregon, United States, Hacker Architects

Ledding Library

Text description provided by the architects. The new 18,000-square-foot Ledding Library occupies a unique position at the edge of downtown Milwaukie, Oregon, between a wetland natural area, a city park, and City Hall. The design aims to create a civic presence for the library, reflecting its esteemed position in Milwaukie’s […]

Yangtze River Delta Investment Headquarters, Shanghai, China, Ippolito Fleitz Group

Yangtze River Delta Investment Headquarters

Text description provided by the architects. A tech campus designed by gmp Architects in the west of Shanghai provides space for up to 200 national and international IT companies with a focus on artificial intelligence, biotech, healthcare and new materials. The property developer will also relocate here: to our headquarters […]

House for a Photographer, Valašská Bystřice, Czech Republic, ValArch ateliér

House for a Photographer

Text description provided by the architects. A simple house on the border between buildings and landscape which provides a background for the creation and life of the owners. Premek´s land looked like a nice peaceful meadow under the forest but the whole thing looked easier than it actually was. The […]

Barevna, Rožnov pod Radhoštěm, Czech Republic, Henkai Architekti

Barevna

Text description provided by the architects. Barevna (dye works house) in context In 1892, a Vienna-based company Brill, Schreiber and Co. founded a hosiery factory in Rožnov. The textile production of the later Loana factory finished in 2010, and since then, individual buildings of the factory complex have been adapted […]

New Headquarters of the Faculty of Humanities, Prague, Czech Republic, Kuba & Pilař architekti

New Headquarters of the Faculty of Humanities

Text description provided by the architects. The original canteen and dormitory buildings by the architect Karel Prager are only the torso of an unfinished university campus on the banks of the Vltava River. The canteen itself was never fully used as intended. The 1980s building, built using a demanding lift-slab construction […]

Base4Work Bratislava, Bratislava, Slovakia, Studio Perspektiv, DF Creative Group

Base4Work Bratislava

Text description provided by the architects. There are only a few buildings with industrial history left in Bratislava that have managed to adapt to the current needs. One of them is functionalist building of Jurkovič’s Heating Plant, which has been opened to the public after a three-year renovation as a modern […]

NOTO 10, Milan, Italy, Chroma Studio

NOTO 10

Text description provided by the architects. A modern office, linear and neutral, is converted into a home and made welcoming through a play of colours, coverings and décor. Its unique structure, consisting of a narrow corridor, was the driving force behind the design project, turning a limitation into an opportunity. The […]

Parking House in Dolní Břežany, Dolní Břežany, Czech Republic, Fránek Architects

Parking House in Dolní Břežany

Text description provided by the architects. The two-storey building completely from reinforced concrete will allow parking up to 200 cars on three levels. On the plan it forms a triangle with one convexly curved side, it follows slope of the land and respects the terrain. The layout contains parking spaces […]

Optique Ampère, Grenoble, France, Cyrille Druart

Optique Ampère

Text description provided by the architects. The shop is located in a new residential building. One starting point was found in an existing oblique beam made of exposed concrete. The overall formal concept ensued, and is echoed in all the slanted walls. The guiding principle inside is easily noticeable, with […]

I-Way, Lyon, France, Cyrille Druart

I-Way

Text description provided by the architects. Inaugurated in July 2008 in Lyon, France, I-WAY is an international first. This exclusive building is entirely dedicated to automobile simulations (simulator technology offering 6 degrees of freedom inspired by the aeronautics industry), providing the public with access for the first time to eighteen […]

Ernst and Young Namibia, Windhoek, Namibia, Wasserfall Munting Architects

Ernst and Young Namibia

Text description provided by the architects. As a building that represents an innovative, unconventional, and rather exceptional company, the new Namibian head office for Ernst & Young Chartered Accountants has been conceived to give expression to these qualities in a manner that challenges traditional relationships between culture, environment, structure and […]

Sport Complex and Swimming Center in La Florida, Vigo, Spain, NAOS Arquitectura

Sport Complex and Swimming Center in La Florida

Text description provided by the architects. The location of the Sport Complex and Swimming Center in La Florida, Vigo, was a challenge because it was in a empty space of a built block, with a very high slope. So, the superior level stayed and the building was constructed below this […]