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Haworth Tompkins renovates Liverpool’s Everyman Theatre

" London architectural practice Haworth Tompkins has renovated Liverpool’s historic Everyman Theatre. The renovation of the Everyman Theatre offered an opportunity to build a contemporary icon with which the people of Liverpool could identify, a sustainable construction reusing 25,000 bricks from the old building. "

Renzo Piano's expansion for Harvard Art Museums

" The renovation and expansion of Harvard Art Museums in Cambridge, Massachusetts, completed at the end of 2014, is the latest museum project by the Renzo Piano’s Italian studio (RPBW). In Harvard Art Museums, Renzo Piano restores the existing building and completes it with a contemporary volume, joining the two with a glass roof. "

Alberto Campo Baeza talks to Floornature

" After contributing to the volume “Architecture on the web. A critical approach to communication”edited by Paolo Schianchi, Alberto Campo Baeza talks to Floornature in an interview describing his thoughts about communication in architecture, emphasising the importance of photographs, drawings and text in today’s world. He also talks about radical and drastic design of space, and explains why architecture is the best job in the world, with reference to his House of the Infinite. "

Massimo Iosa Ghini

" Following his recent solo show at MAMbo, Museo d'Arte Moderna di Bologna, architect Massimo Iosa Ghini talks about his thirty-year career and his contribution to the evolution of Italian society. From fashion to Bolidismo, from the first chain stores to IBM briefing centres, from the Oko Office Building in Moscow to the recent Linea di Luce project for Iris-FMG Fabbrica Marmi e Graniti’s showroom. "

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. "

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