buildings and public places

San Paolo of the future according to Studio Triptyque

" How is San Paolo, Brazil changing? Studio Triptyque talks about Minhocão Marquise, an urban redevelopment product recalling the New York High Line, and the fight to achieve social integration and eliminate "gated communities”. "

Norihiko Dan and Associates: Sun Moon Lake Visitor Centre Taiwan

" Norihiko Dan and Associates have won the competition for the new Sun Moon Lake Visitor Centre in Taiwan, inspired by the rock dwellings of Cappadocia and of the Loess Plateau in China. Sun Moon Lake Visitor Centre is a reflection on the relationship between architecture and the morphology of the land. "

Urbanus and SUST university library in Shenzhen

" The Chinese studio Urbanus has designed a symbolic building to house the library of South University of Science and Technology (SUST) in Shenzhen. The SUST university library offers Urbanus an opportunity to rethink places of learning and social relationships in the big city.

V+ e Bouwtechniek: expansion on Montigny-Le-Tilleul town hall

" V+ and Bouwtechniek won the competition for expansion of the town hall in Montigny-Le-Tilleul (Belgium). Their project has adapted the old town hall to suit its new functions and used the green area behind the existing 18th century building to create a new wing, a lightweight construction which clearly stands out from the old town hall.

2b architectes: expansion for the Belmont-sur-Lausanne school

" 2b architectes’s expansion for a school in Belmont-sur-Lausanne restores the link between the topographic levels of the land it stands on. In the new Belmont-sur-Lausanne school 2b architectes draw a block perpendicular to the old complex, creating a courtyard for sports and recreation.

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