Zaha Hadid diseña edificio de estacionamientos en Miami Beach

Imagen via Archpaper Muchos urbanistas ven a los edificios de estacionamientos como un mal necesario de las ciudades contemporaneas, pero en Miami se ha elevado la estructura como un arte civico. El nuevo integrante a esta colección lo hace con perfecto sentido, el diseño realizado por Zaha Hadid quien destaca por sus esculturales propuestas al momento de […]

Vision / Takehiko Nez Architects

© Takumi Ota Architect: Takehiko Nez Architects Location: Yamanashi, Japan Completion: 2010 Structure: ASA Electrics: EOS plus Services: Comodo Contractor: M’s-A Photographs: Takumi Ota © Takumi Ota The existing building built along a trunk road in a suburban city, had been converted by ourselves from a jewelry shop into the hairdressers 7 years ago. This […]

Architectural League Prize Competition: ‘No Precedent’

Courtesy of The Architectural League of New York With the theme of ‘No Precedent’ this year, the annual Architectural League Prize competition invited young architects and designers to submit their work. Projects of all types, either theoretical or real, and executed in any medium, are welcome. Driven by the desire to create, to be heard, […]

Urban Redevelopment of ‘Havenkwartier’ / Office Jarrik Ouburg

Courtesy of Office Jarrik Ouburg Office Jarrik Ouburg (OJO) shared with us their plan for the urban redevelopment of the ‘Havenkwartier’, the harbor of Deventer. Although the harbor will continue to function as a place for transhipment of goods, it has lost one of its biggest customers: the grain silo. The building dates from 1961 […]

Master Plan for Bastide Niel / MVRDV

© MVRDV The Urban Community of Bordeaux (CUB) and MVRDV recently presented the master plan for Bastide Niel, a 35ha extension of Bordeaux’ city center onto the right bank of Garonne River. The dense urban master plan will offer 3200 homes, offices and urban amenities, respect the existing fabric of the city and become one […]