15-01-2015
Gecekondu: hotels and nomadism as seen by DUS Architects

" Gecekondu is a Turkish term meaning “sprouting up overnight”, a word used to describe the unofficial constructions that have allowed the growth of big cities such as Istanbul. The word offers the inspiration for the Dutch architects’ nomad hotel. "

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22-01-2015
Kadarik Tüür Architects, Viljandi Festival Arena Viljandi, Estonia

" A building that amplifies sound without electronic equipment and fits into the natural landscape: this is the Viljandi Festival Arena, designed by Kadarik Tüür Architects of Tallinn. "

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15-01-2015
Barré Lambot Bâtiment B timber building in Nantes

" This bioclimatic, energy-saving timber building designed by the architects of Barré Lambot is a centre for research and information about wood: a key material in the economy of the Loire Valley. "

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02-01-2015
Zaha Hadid Bee’ah Headquarters, Sharjah, UAE

" In an international competition announced in 2013, Zaha Hadid Architects was selected to build the headquarters of Bee'ah, an environmental services and integrated waste management company, in Sharjah, UAE. "

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30-12-2015
Snøhetta designs YME Universe’s Oslo concept store

" In a historic Oslo building constructed in the early 19th century, Snøhetta designed the YME Universe concept store in collaboration with YME Studios. "

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08-12-2014
Manuelle Gautrand New Façade for Galeries Lafayette, Metz, France

" Architect Manuelle Gautrand has created a new image for the Galieres Lafayette Department Store in Metz, which has made an important contribution to the French city’s economy and attractiveness for tourists since it opened in 1980. "

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04-12-2014
Exhibition: Living Ponti style: Experiments in domestic life and architecture for living and working

" The “Vivere alla Ponti" exhibition is currently open in Edison’s offices in Rome, after an international tour of Italian Cultural Institutes in New York, Los Angeles, and Vienna and an exhibition at Politecnico di Milano during the 2014 MI/ARCH Festival. "

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27-11-2014
Ugo La Pietra – Progetto disequilibrante (Unbalancing design) exhibition

" Triennale di Milano dedicates a monographic exhibition to the work of eclectic designer Ugo La Pietra, featuring more than 1000 projects dated from 1960 to the present. "

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13-11-2014
Diller Scofidio + Renfro Ballade pour une boîte de verre at Fondation Cartier Paris

" Diller Scofidio + Renfro worked with David Lang and Jody Elff on a temporary installation in Paris to celebrate Fondation Cartier’s thirtieth anniversary "

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12-11-2014
Vanity of Object, Tom Vack’s photography in Munich

" The career of architecture and design photographer Tom Vack since the 1980’s is featured in an exhibition at Die Neue Sammlung in Munich. Vanity of Object is the title of a solo show looking back at his work with important designers and companies from all over the world. "

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