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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Bamboo architecture #delight #thinkdifferently

Located in Chongzhou City, in the Chinese Sichuan Province, Archi-Union have created a sensitive piece of architecture with this Cultural Centre that provides flexible spaces for exhibitions, conferences and a community meeting place. The design takes cues from traditional bamboo weaving and has origins in a traditional Chinese poem. The overlapping serpentine roof naturally defines […]

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The light from Jerusalem #architecture #delight

Mount Herzl Memorial Hall, finished in September 2017, was excavated in the Jerusalem mountain to form an intimate space for a personal and collective experience of commemoration. Above the hall, the mountain was reconstructed with an undulating funnel shaped formation of bricks which opens the hall to the sky, flooding the void with natural light… […]

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