The Kensington Creative and Performing Arts High School / SMP Architects and SRK Architects

© Halkin Photography LLC Architects: SMP Architects and SRK Architects Location: Philadelphia, PA, USA Developer: AP/BSI, a joint venture Project Team: SMP Architects: Jane Rath, Jennifer Grafton, Scott Ritchie, Keith Simon; SRK Architects: Vincent Rivera, Craig Slater and Jovanny Ramos Client: School District of Philadelphia Project Area: 88,500 SF Project Date: 2010 Photographs: Halkin Photography […]


You Decide the Next LEGO Architecture Model: Vote Now!

Habitat 67 © cuttlefish via flickr – http://www.flickr.com/photos/cuttlefish/ Help choose which architectural masterpiece will become the next LEGO® Architecture model. The top nominees include Moshe Safdie’s prefabricated Montreal residential complex Habitat 67, London’s second tallest building known as ‘The Gherkin‘ by Foster & Partners and the famous Taiwanese high-rise Taipei 101. Cast your votes HERE […]


Plaza Blas Infante / Estudio Domingo Ferré

© Jordi Bernadó Arquitectura: Estudio Domingo Ferré (Mamen Domingo y Ernest Ferré) Equipo colaborador: Nagore Linares, Relja Ferusic, Marina Daviu, Charlotte Devaux, Uxía Carballeira Localización: Lleida, España Fecha final obra: 2010 Fecha proyecto: Mayo 2008 Superficie construida: 8.403 m2 Pressupost Execució Material: 1.843.012,68 € – 219,33 €/m2 Promotor: La Paeria – Ayuntamiento de Lleida Cálculo […]


Maison P+C / atelier alassoeur architecture

© Brice Desrez Architects: atelier alassoeur architecture(s) / Emmanuel Alassoeur Location: Indre, France Client: Privé Electrical Consultant: Etelec Potron Mechanical Consultant: BETh Taupin Project Year: 2009 Project Area: 326 sqm Photographs: Brice Desrez This project is located within a traditional residential area. It has a contemporary flair combined with the objectives of sustainable development. The […]


Delancey Underground a.k.a “The Low Line”

Courtesy of James Ramsey and Dan Barasch As the Highline has everyone looking up, James Ramsey and Dan Barasch are asking people to start looking down. James Ramsey’s vision to transform the abandoned Williamsburg Bridge Trolley Terminal into a subterranean park filled with sunlight and lush vegetation is gaining international attention and support. The satellite […]


Kilmeena Village / Cox Power Architects

© Michael McLaughlin, McLaughlin Studios Architect: Cox Power Architects Location: Moyna, Kilmeena, Westport, County Mayo, Ireland Project Team: John Cox, Sal Gallagher, Paul Janas, David Power, Finola Reilly, Martin Rybar Client: Mayo County Council Project Area: 1,180 sqm Photographs: Michael McLaughlin, McLaughlin Studios © Michael McLaughlin, McLaughlin Studios This project by Cox Power Architects was […]


Aspen Art Museum Unveiled / Shigeru Ban Architects

Glass Exterior Entrance © Shigeru Ban Architects With ever-expanding traveling exhibitions attracting over 35,000 yearly visitors from around the globe, the Aspen Art Museum (AAM) has outgrown their cozy 9,000 square foot facility that has been their home since the museum was established in 1979. Japanese architect Shigeru Ban has been commissioned to design the […]


Rehabilitación de la Puerta de Sobrerroca / Santamaría Arquitectes

© Francesc Rubí Arquitectos: Pere Santamaría García (Santamaría Arquitectes) Ubicación: Manresa, Barcelona, España Colaboradores:  Mireia Palomas, Pilar Toll, Gemma Torras Promotor: Ayuntamiento de Manresa Constructora: Constructora de Solsona  Superficie: 87,57 m2 Fotografías: Francesc Rubí  La “Puerta de Sobrerroca” fue construída en el siglo XIV, formando parte del tercer recinto amurallado de la ciudad de Manresa, […]


Rondolino Residence / nottoscale

© Joe Fletcher Architect: nottoscale Location: High Desert near Scotty’s Junction, Nevada, USA Size: 1,200 sf building, 900 sf exterior deck Completed: December 2010 Photographer: Joe Fletcher Photography © Joe Fletcher The Rondolino residence is the prototype of the T-modulome, a prefabricated building system by nottoscale that was first developed in 2002. Fabrizio Rondolino, an […]


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