A new volume demonstrating a holistic approach to art, architecture and landscaping was recently completed to expand Lillehammer Art Museum. It was designed by Snøhetta, the architectural studio that planned the museum’s first expansion, built in 1994.
OMA’s project for the Faena District in Miami Beach was inaugurated recently. Three separate buildings, the Faena Forum, Faena Bazaar and Park, are linked by public spaces with views over the Atlantic Ocean offering the city a dynamic art, culture and design district.
Traditional construction techniques and materials such as bamboo, brick and straw were combined with innovative design solutions in Toshiko Mori Architects' Thread, an artists' residence commissioned by the Josef and Anni Albers Foundation and built in a rural village in Senegal.
An art centre and a library designed by ZAO/standardarchitecture in a converted hutong in Beijing. Micro-Yuan’er is the name of the project ZAO/standardarchitecture implemented in the Cha'er Hutong, without betraying its historic architecture.
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