Articles tagged Architecture

Frame 115

Five Days of Frame #115: The performance that completed the architecture of OMA’s Faena Forum

MIAMI – It’s not every day you get a building as a dance partner. To kick-off the release of our March/April issue, we’ll be posting five days of web-exclusive content.

Retail

Tacklebox infuses the Aesop atmosphere with local flavours of whiskey and tobacco

WASHINGTON, D.C. and SAN FRANCISCO – These two Aesop stores by Jeremy Barbour of Tacklebox Architecture speak the international Aesop visual language, but with a proud local twang.

Billboard Copenhagen trip
Billboard Copenhagen trip
Office

HOK’s high-rise tower stands out eccentrically against the urban landscape

ABU DHABI – The design for the Abu Dhabi National Oil Company tower in the United Arab Emirates capital is motivated by the attitude ‘less is more’.

Education

Bekkering Adams' school campus unifies the community

PEER – The Scholen van Morgen (Schools of Tomorrow) initiative, laid out by the Flemish government in 2006, continues to develop with the third largest of the 250 school projects.

Competition

Architectural competition to design a Wedding Oasis in an Italian castle

TORGIANO – Join the competition to transform Castello di Rosciano into the perfect wedding location for Instagram: with both beauty and Wi-Fi connectivity.

Education

Five concrete screens create an open building, despite its narrow site

OSIJEK – For the first time, the University of Osijek’s Faculty of Civil Engineering has its own home, courtesy of architects Dinko Peračić and Roman Šilje.

Culture

Dorte Mandrup Arkitektur’s low-lying extension emerges from the Danish mudflats

RIBE – The recently refurbished Wadden Sea Centre on the western coast of Denmark has opened an extra wing to create approximately 1000-sqm of additional exhibition space.

Architecture

A mountain hut merges with the landscape like a fallen tree

BOLZANO – Milan-based firm Peter Pichler Architecture and local architect Pavol Mikolajcak have designed a restaurant and lounge for visitors to the Obereggen ski resort.

Frame Milan Design week
Frame Milan Design week
Culture

CEBRA’s lavish copper staircase is a beacon for sparking curiosity

HELLERUP – An intervention of Experimentarium in Denmark has doubled the size of the science museum, changing the design from an introverted building to an engaging attraction.

Culture

A collection of bubbles gives Dominique Coulon & Associés free movement

THIONVILLE – With a fluid façade wrapping around the building like an unfurling ribbon, Media Library [Third-Place] has recently opened in the north east of France.

Mixed Use

MORE and AIM challenge traditional Chinese urbanism

JIAXING – Ten years ago, the city was a mass of agricultural land. Now, it is surrounded by industrial buildings and residential compounds.

Office

Fránek Architects connects building research to the earth

SLAVKOV U BRNA – Originally constructed in 2015, the eco-friendly LIKO-Noe office building is now seeing results.