Articles tagged Library

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.

Culture

Cao Pu Studio scales down the infrastructure of a city and inserts it into a vertical version of suburbia

CHANGSHA – Cao Pu Studio, an architecture firm from Beijing, has transformed an apartment unit into a bookstore and library.

Culture

RDH nestles a library into a hillside

WATERDOWN – A library and civic centre incorporates its regional topography, defined largely by the Niagara Escarpment.

Culture

Périphériques wraps library façade with undulating lines

ST PAUL – A media library designed by Périphériques articulates the beginning of an urban renewal for a commune on the island of La Reunion.

Culture

Media Library by Pascale Guédot

BOURG-LA-REINE – A 100-year-old walnut tree inspires the form of a library.

Culture

Cultural Centre in Saint-Germain-lès-Arpajon by Ateliers O-S

PARIS – A Parisian suburb features a new, elevated cultural centre.

Culture

Väven by Snøhetta and White Arkitekter

UMEÅ – The designers named the complex Väven after the Swedish word meaning ‘weave’, a fitting metaphor for the confluence of so many distinct programs under one roof.

Culture

Strasbourg National University Library by ANMA

STRASBOURG – The BNU in Strasbourg reopens this month after a massive rehabilitation lead by ANMA, who were inspired by the building’s monumental roots.

Education

Science Café and Library by Anna Wigandt

Interior designer and photographer Anna Wigandt presents a concept space that aims to stimulate people’s interest in science.

Culture

Médiathèque Choisy-le-Roi by Brenac + Gonzalez

PARIS – The new library in Choisy-le-Roi connects the municipal life to the Seine and its visitors with one another.

Culture

Griffith G11 Learning Common by ThomsonAdsett

GRIFFITH – The architects add outdoor, in-between spaces in this Australian library extension.

Interior Design

Hyundai Card Travel Library by Wonderwall

In the bustling heart of Seoul, Chungdam-dong, Hyundai Card opened a library designed by Wonderwall's Katayama Masamichi.