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Henning Larsen Architects and the new Moesgaard Museum in Aarhus

" The archaeological and ethnographic collections of the Moesgaard Museum in Aarhus (Denmark) have a new home, designed by Henning Larsen Architects. Inspired by the experience of archaeological research, Henning Larsen Architects’ project “lifts” the green roof of the new Moesgaard Museum above the ground, hiding the building itself under a mantle of grass so that it does not interrupt the continuity of the landscape. "

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. "

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