An Architect’s school by Tadao Ando #architecture

In 2013, Tadao Ando, the celebrated Japanese Architect, created a new art, design and architecture school for the University of Monterrey in Mexico. The Centro Roberto Garza Sada, christened the “gate of creation” during design, provides the school with amphitheatres, studio and workshop spaces together with two galleries that display the lauded designer’s work. The […]

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Architecture that sings – a choir school #delight

Palassis Architects have crafted this exquisite sculptural architecture for the St.Georges Cathedral choir at the Cadogan Song School in Perth, Australia. The lightweight structure is constructed from white pre-cast concrete enabling slender columns that support a series of arches to form an arcade over a sinuous spiral stair. The school sits within the foundations of […]

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A contemporary Gaudi ? #architecture

Located on the Vejle Fjord, Havneøen is a Gaudi styled building. Fjordenhus (Fjord House) is Studio Olafur Eliasson’s first building and houses Kirk Kapital’s company HQ. The building is as much a work of art as the crafted pieces it contains. Craftsmanship The organic architecture is formed from a series of masonry curves with geometric […]

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Frank Lloyd Wright in the clouds… #architecture

Have you every wanted to experience some of the greatest architecture in the world? Now you can, thanks to the Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation who have created a virtual tour around the great Architect’s design school. The Foundation have partnered with Leica Geosystems, Multivista and Matterport to create an immersive experience that will allow you […]

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Historical reflection #architecture #urbandesign

The Milestone is a 12 storey, mixed use space creating an anchor on a public square in Neue Weststadt, Esslingen, Germany. The Milestone is a new 6,500m2 mixed-use office building by MVRDV with a distinct part-reflective façade and open geometric core… …its façade designed like a crystal rock is interactive and carries the topography of […]

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