James Simon Galerie, designed by David Chipperfield Architects of Berlin, was completed on December 13, concluding the Museumsinsel masterplan providing a new gateway for the German capital’s Museum Island. The museum is due to open in the summer of 2019.
The list of skyscrapers presented with an Award of Excellence, the first step in the CTBUH 2019 Awards presented to the world’s best tall buildings by the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat, have been announced.
June 15 saw the inauguration of a new project by David Chipperfield Architects: the headquarters of Amorepacific, an important Korean cosmetics and personal care group. The building is more than just the headquarters of a big company: it also includes public spaces such as a museum, a big auditorium, a library and facilities for children.
On May 11 an exhibition opened about British architect David Chipperfield and the work performed by his studios in London, Berlin, Milan and Shanghai. The exhibition also marks the return of great architecture to the Basilica Palladiana in Vicenza following the monument’s architectural and functional restoration.
The Carmen Würth Forum designed by architect David Chipperfield takes shape. The 18th July saw the inauguration of the first part of the complex, with a large events hall and chamber music concert hall.
On 26th and 27th May over 600 Italian architects’ studios will take part in the Open Studios initiative promoted by the Italian National Council of Architects, Planners, Landscape Architects and Conservationists. Discover some of their recent projects in the pages of Floornature.
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