Barozzi/Veiga closed the year 2019 with another important project after winning an international competition: the new Tanzhaus in Zurich, a strong architectural symbol transforming the riverside promenade along the Limmat.
With the Jean Louis Trintignant Sports Hall in Uzès in the Gard department in southern France, the team from the French firm NBJ Architectes have developed community architecture that complements the existing environment and ensures the ideal conditions for playing sports.
AOR Architects is a young Finnish studio founded by Erkko Aarti, Arto Ollila and Mikki Ristola and they have just completed their first major project: the Jätkäsaari School in Helsinki. The project is an architectural interpretation of the new Finnish core curriculum and is the only European work to be shortlisted for the prestigious Royal Academy Dorfman Award.
The ICU New Physical Education Center in Tokyo by Kengo Kuma is a complex consisting of wooden gyms with different types of structures created with a high level of expertise in the fields of construction and design
The Canadian architecture firms, PROULXSAVARD and CCM2 architects together designed the extension of the Metis Beach Intermediate School in Québec, as a virtuous example of innovation for education and sustainable development.
Roskilde Festival Folk High School, designed by MVRDV and COBE, was recently completed in Denmark. The school and student housing block complete the masterplan for the area including Ragnarock Museum, which opened in 2016.
The Panama-based architecture firm SKETCH, founded by Johann Wolfschoon has turned the top floor of an industrial shed in Panama City into a dance academy with studio rooms for dance and other dance-related disciplines as well as changing rooms.
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