Articles tagged Health

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For fitness studios, what’s a signature workout without a signature colour?

Torres Vedras, Portugal – In western Portugal, a new gym designed by Estudio Amatam finds a colourful way to communicate with its tribe. 

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Oliver Heath uses biophilic design to improve workspaces

Brighton-based Oliver Heath explains the link between biophilic design and workplace wellness.

Billboard: LEEDLeaf - US Green Building Council
Billboard: LEEDLeaf - US Green Building Council
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Dsquared2 overhauls traditional luxury for transformative experiences

MILAN – Supporting a total lifestyle through nutrition and exercise, Storage Associati’s restoration of Dsquared2’s headquarters includes a restaurant, gym and spa.

Vestre Fjordpark by ADEPT. Photo Rasmus Hjortshoj
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The city, the park, and the fjord reconnect through ADEPT’s architecture

AALBORG – ADEPT in collaboration with landscape architects GHB creates a new narrative around the Limfjord – the largest fjord landscape in Denmark.

Casa Verde by LDA.iMdA. Photo Courtesy of Architects
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Casa Verde by LDA.iMdA shines a light on mental healthcare

SAN MINIATO – Like an emerald in a Tuscan hillside, the Casa Verde creates a precious environment for the vulnerable.

CUTR Hospital by 2b architectes. Photos Matthieu Gafsou
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A metallic-clad roof structure by 2b architectes is inconspicuous amongst the vegetation

EPALINGES – Although its use has changed throughout its 100-year history, the CUTR’s primary purpose has remained in healthcare and patient rehabilitation.

Mark A-to-Z: H is for Health
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Mark A-to-Z: H is for Health

From dental clinics to hospices, Mark has picked five projects that cater to the needs of the healthcare industry.

Nelson Mandela Children's Hospital by Sheppard Robson. Photos Tristan McLaren
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Sheppard Robson's domestic-scale hospital puts children at ease

JOHANNESBURG – The official opening of the Nelson Mandela Children's Hospital is the realisation of a dream to improve the facilities available to treat seriously ill children.

Billboard: LEEDLeaf - US Green Building Council
Billboard: LEEDLeaf - US Green Building Council
56 Leonard Street by Herzog & de Meuron. Photos Alexander Severin Architectural
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The raw interior of Herzog & de Meuron's jenga building has been revealed

NEW YORK CITY – Sparkly and shiny domestic properties are very nice for living in but often don't make the most interesting of subjects to critique.

Solar Egg by Bigert & Bergström. Photos Jean-Baptiste Béranger
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Bigert & Bergström's golden egg symbolises a change of seasons

KIRUNA – An egg-shaped sauna is making an impression on the local people of Sweden's northern-most town.

Urban Hospice by Nord Architects. Photos Adam Mørk
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Nord Architects eases transition with a calming architectural language

COPENHAGEN – The 'warm and protecting atmosphere' of a metallic-clad Urban Hospice is intended to fit inconspicuously into the densely-packed residential area of Frederiksberg.

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Standard Studio plants greenery for a refreshing (re)treat amid bustling tourism

AMSTERDAM – The Cold Pressed Juicery opens a revitalised store to bring the historic city's hidden courtyard gardens to the fore while offering nectar refreshments to voyagers.