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Architecture and resistance, the school complex designed by O-S and NAS in Béziers

01-12-2023

Architecture and resistance, the school complex designed by O-S and NAS in Béziers

Through the design of the school complex in Béziers, France, the O-S architectes and NAS architecture studios demonstrate, in a tangible way, how architecture can not only foster reconciliation with institutions, but also solve intricate and problematic urban nodes. Their vision fully embraces the idea, emphasized by O-S architectes, that it is the responsibility of architects not to abandon any urban area.

Leddy Maytum Stacy Science and Environmental Centre for the Nueva School in California

21-04-2023

Leddy Maytum Stacy Science and Environmental Centre for the Nueva School in California

An architecture based on the philosophy of learning by doing and by caring for the environment: this is the key concept of the project created by the Leddy Maytum Stacy Architects studio for the new Science and Environmental Centre of the Nueva School in Hillsborough, California. The building received the 2022 AIA National Education Facility Design Award and is LEED Gold, Net Zero Energy certified.

An antidote to cultural taxidermy in rural China

13-04-2023

An antidote to cultural taxidermy in rural China

To combat depopulation and the lack of a future for the Dong villages along the Pingtan River, a Chinese university research laboratory proposes a new model of community library, made entirely of wood with interwoven spiral staircases and no walls.

Henley Halebrown Hackney New Primary School and 333 Kingsland Road in London

17-11-2022

Henley Halebrown Hackney New Primary School and 333 Kingsland Road in London

In London, the hybrid building designed by Henley Halebrown combines a new primary school with an affordable housing complex. The project was selected as one of six finalists for the RIBA Stirling Prize and won the Neave Brown Award for Housing 2022, a RIBA award reserved for social housing projects.

Dawoffice: Kamanar secondary school in Thionck Essyl, Senegal

11-11-2022

Dawoffice: Kamanar secondary school in Thionck Essyl, Senegal

In Thionck Essyl, in the south of Senegal, Dawoffice built Kamanar secondary school out of timber and clay. With vernacular reminiscences and a very specific identity arising out of the construction’s relationship with its existing natural surroundings, the school is a passive building based on local know-how.

Aga Khan Award for Architecture 2022: Here are the winners

03-10-2022

Aga Khan Award for Architecture 2022: Here are the winners

The six winning projects of the 2022 edition of the Aga Khan Award for Architecture, one of the most prestigious architectural awards, were announced on 22 September in Geneva. This accolade rewards both the designers as well as the clients and communities for whom the work was created; the six winners will share a million-dollar prize.

Diana Kellogg Architects: Rajkumari Ratnavati Girls’ School, India

28-09-2022

Diana Kellogg Architects: Rajkumari Ratnavati Girls’ School, India

Rajkumari Ratnavati Girls' School in Jaisalmer, Rajasthan abounds in symbols intended to overcome the prejudice against women’s right to education. New York architect Diana Kellogg sees the project as a turning point in her career, opening up to the world of non-profit architecture.

Dominique Coulon Moulon School Group in Gif-sur-Yvette

19-09-2022

Dominique Coulon Moulon School Group in Gif-sur-Yvette

In Gif-sur-Yvette, a French town less than 30 km from Paris, the new Moulon school complex designed by architect Dominique Coulon and his firm has been built. The project, which the architect himself called a very stimulating experience, is part of the master plan created by the XDGA agency and landscape architect Michel Desvignes.

DAAZ Office Jadgal Elementary School Iran

13-09-2022

DAAZ Office Jadgal Elementary School Iran

The project designed by DAAZ Office in Seyyed Bar, Iran, is the result of a participatory study supported by all the village inhabitants who invited the commissioning NGO to build a school that could become a centre of sustainable development for the whole community. The project was selected as one of the finalists for the Aga Khan Award for Architecture.

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