Seventeen buildings and urban planning projects by Le Corbusier, realised in seven different countries, were inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage List. A further acknowledgement of the outstanding contribution by this master of architecture to the Modern Movement.
The winner of the fifth BSI Swiss Architectural Award was announced on June 23: Japanese architect Junya Ishigami. The award will be presented on September 22 2016 at the Architecture Academy of the University of Italian Switzerland in Mendrisio.
The house designed by Swiss architects Evolution Design stands on Lake Zurich, and with all its lightness and dynamism, it looks like a futuristic vessel that has just left the lake to rest on terra firma.
The first thing people note upon entering Neumatt sports centre is its vibrant energy. The bright colours and natural light permeating the space are the hallmark of Evolution Design of Switzerland. To love sports, you must love the places where sports are played.
Swiss architect Peter Zumthor continues to work on a project begun in 2009 in Leis, in Canton Grisons in the Swiss Alps. Türmlihus is the third triplet in the series of vacation homes completed recently, along with the Oberhus and the Unterhus.
In the run-up to the 29 April lecture in Pisa by Portuguese architect Ricardo Bak Gordon, we relive the excitement of the opening of the cycle with Tony Fretton through the cartoon strip created by Alice Milani.
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