A former brewery complex is transformed in to a tri-gen power plant in Sydney, Australia. The client and design team needs to be commended for not utilizing a heritage building for such a use in a sensitive area of the city but they also looked beyond the building to consider the urban realm, creating a
Clean and elegant architecture with a dynamic transparency that provides a changing personality throughout the day and night. Head Offices of Social Security for French Citizen Abroad / BVAU | ArchDaily: Links (Via www.archdaily.com) Share this reboot
The architecture is a collective of simple planes but with a classical sense of order and enriched by select decoration and bespoke interiors. Restoration of this elegant space is underway and will be complete by 2016. Unity Temple Share this reboot
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This is a structure that continues to inspire me. I think it’s beauty lies in its contextual design, Piano has captured the essence of the local culture.
Read this article for the background to this great design and the forward thinking of New Caledonia.
Centre Culturel Jean-Marie Tjibaou / Renzo Piano
Simple use of lighting enhance this community box…
Cool in Madrid… Barceló Market, Library and Sports Hall / Nieto Sobejano Arquitectos | ArchDaily: (Via www.archdaily.com) Share this reboot
“Archinect’s” regular posting always provides interest. Some of these for me are quickly defined by those everlasting criteria of “desire” or “outrage.” This is why our world can be a rich environment and more so why the all too often declared “it blends in” should be banished from all spoken thought and language forever! Ten Top
No one can truly imagine the suffering following this disaster. It will take decades to recover fully…. cardboard city Share this reboot