The Havre 77 project in Mexico City by architects Francisco Pardo and Julio Amezcua is an interesting example of a project in an existing built area and a demonstration of how "empty spaces" in the urban fabric can be reclaimed, if “empty” spaces are defined as entirely or partially vacant spaces left behind by wars or disasters.
In the new Canary Wharf Crossrail Station and shopping centre in London’s Canary Wharf is designed by Foster + Partners, an unusual shell-shaped roof covers the whole building, with a number of openings in the middle part to permit natural irrigation of the rooftop garden and provide panoramic views on the sides.
The interior design of the Blue Wave Bar, currently known as OneOcean Bar in Barcellona won the Spanish design team from El Equipo Creativo the “Best Europe Bar” and the “Best Overall Bar” awards at the Restaurant & Design Awards 2016, from the 1000 shortlisted entries in 37 categories.
Ireland. Four buildings in the heart of Dublin to host the explosive growth of Google. Organisation, a holistic philosophy and brand identity are the pillars used by Swiss studio Evolution Design in planning the new home of more than two thousand Googlers.
Mei Architects of the Netherlands have restored an old factory in Rotterdam’s Delfshaven district, on the banks of the river Schie. The project centres upon preservation of the building’s aesthetic and cultural identity as well as its structural quality.
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