The new roof of the Arena in Verona will demonstrate respect for the historical monument and the thousands of years of history behind it. This is the promise of architects von Gerkan, Marg und Partner (gmp) and engineers Schlaich Bergermann Partner (sbp), winners of the international competition for ideas held by the city government.
OMA’s project for the Faena District in Miami Beach was inaugurated recently. Three separate buildings, the Faena Forum, Faena Bazaar and Park, are linked by public spaces with views over the Atlantic Ocean offering the city a dynamic art, culture and design district.
In the penthouse designed by Elii – Oficina de Arquitectura of Madrid, living is put on stage. Every function in this space is minimal, condensed, invisible; a house in which life is different every day, in an ongoing experiment.
Piazza del Municipio metro station, a hub for interchange between metro lines 1 and 6 and the Port of Naples, was designed by architects Álvaro Siza Viera and Eduardo Souto de Moura. Floornature invites you to discover it through the photographs of an architect from Naples, Luigi Scarpato.
Starting with Frederick Kiesler’s Endless House, the exhibition under way at MoMa in New York presents the work of architects who have used the design of the single-family home as the starting point for exploring universal themes in architecture.
The Haworth Tompkins architecture studio is responsible for the project to restructure and enlarge the National Theatre in London. The theatre won the RIBA “Client of the Year” award 2015, which recognises the importance of a good client for good architecture.
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