buildings and public places

Zaha Hadid’s Issam Fares Institute for Public Policy in Beirut

" Zaha Hadid’s most recent project, the Issam Fares Institute for Public Policy, is part of the programme of the American Institute of Beirut. Zaha Hadid has constructed a cement building which stands taller than the pavilions on the campus, looming over its surroundings with a bold identity of its own. "

commerce

Daniel Libeskind’s Kö-Bogen office complex in Düsseldorf

" Daniel Libeskind’s architectural studio designed Kö-Bogen office and retail complex in Düsseldorf. The architectural project establishes an urban link between the Hofgarten, Düsseldorf’s central park, and the Königsallee, creating a large pedestrian-friendly area. Daniel Libeskind’s Kö-Bogen takes the form of 2 buildings with 6 floors and inner courtyards, linked by a raised walkway and containing offices and shops. "

housing

Interview with Mauricio Pezo and Sofia von Ellrichshausen (Pezo von Ellrichshausen, Chile)

" At the Venice Biennale 2014 International Architecture Exhibition, we met Chilean architects Mauricio Pezo and Sofia von Ellrichshausen (Pezo von Ellrichshausen) who describe the relationship that links architecture to the landscape, talk about their method of representing a project and about the influence that Chilean modernism has had on contemporary architecture. "

learning

Next Landmark 2014 rewards Mariela Apollonio for The Art Circle

" Mariela Apollonio puts museum curators on a pedestal in her collection of photographs entitled The Art Circle. Her series of 23 photographs of curators of prestigious museums all over the world were entered in the 2014 Next Landmark international architecture and photography contest, and won the prize in the Photography section. "

Infrastructure

free time

Ventilated Facades

interior design

Raised floors