Q&A: Taturo Atzu gives Amsterdammers a new perspective

AMSTERDAM – In the ‘lounge’ of his current installation, The Garden Which is the Nearest to God at the Oude Kerk, Taturo Atzu (alias: Tatzu Nishi) explains the work.

Best of Building Use Conversions

When factories are decommissioned, they may sit vacant until their inevitable meeting with a wrecking ball. Architects and designers alike have found relic buildings to be a great starting point to …

Waanders In de Broeren by BK Architecten

ZWOLLE – Waanders In de Broeren is BK Architecten's recently completed renovation of a church into a shop and café.

St Joseph the Worker Church by Sparano + Mooney

WEST JORDAN – Two offset ellipses constitute the main body of a new church in West Jordan, Utah. A place of worship for a Catholic community, the 2136-sq-m church comes to substitute a modest …

Revival Sunset Chapel by FATmaison

LIBREVILLE – A private chapel commissioned by Gabon’s former minister in honour of his deceased wife, Revival Sunset’s architecture builds on powerful symbols of the Christian afterlife.

Best Of: Churches, Chapels and Cathedrals

Inspired by the power of architecture? After we featured a cathedral in Norway that reflects the Northern Lights, we decided to take a look at nine other churches, chapels, and cathedrals (plus a …

Cathedral of the Northern Lights

ALTA – The Cathedral of the Northern Lights, a spiralling structure perched in a Norwegian town in the Arctic Circle, was officially unveiled earlier this month.