VITRÉ – The Pole d’Echange Multimodal (a sort of ‘transport system’) connects the local SNCF train station with the centre of a quaint medieval town.
MIAMI – The story of the mid-beach Faena District began with one man’s dream of transformation. Now, the final stage of the USD 1 billion (EUR 928 million) investment has been completed.
JAKARTA – Three distinct typologies make up the new Australian Embassy, which is designed to act as a ‘city within a city’ in the Indonesian capital.
AMSTERDAM – Student accommodation with angled double windows becomes the latest contribution to urban development plans in the north of the city.
AMSTERDAM — Droog combines data crowdsourcing with User Centred Design methodologies to create a virtual city of maximum diversity and identity to use as a tool for real world design.
AMSTERDAM – Studioninedots designs student housing to activate the transformation of a barren landscape into a thriving urban neighbourhood.
BERINGEN – Landscape architecture firms Carve and Omgeving jointly memorialise the past with a playground stretched over a monumental cultivated mound.
STAVANGER – Tor Austigard updates the wooden Nordic coastal townhouse.
NEW YORK – Governors Island has been derelict for decades. After a substantial redesign by landscape designer Adriaan Geuze, for the views of Manhattan alone the archipelago is worth a visit.
BEIJING – The city of Beijing is rapidly building new business districts – and where there’s a business district there must be skyscrapers.
CAMBRIDGE – When it comes to disasters, architects are usually either concerned with creating structures that will prevent natural forces from having an impact on the built environment, or with the …
AMSTERDAM – Dutch company designs standardised units that are made from wood and could set new standards for sustainable construction.
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