architecture students reimagine ollivanders, weasley burrow, more from harry potter universe

students of a 12 day course at the melbourne school of design were not sorted into houses, but they were assigned gringotts bank, grimmauld place, the shrieking shack and other fan favorites in the...

l’abri’s ‘la pointe’ is a camping shelter designed for a regional park in québec

montréal based practice, atelier l’abri, has designed a minimalist micro-shelter situated in québec’s poisson blanc regional park, canada. with its triangular geometry, ‘la pointe’ offers a reinterpretation of the typical a-frame popularized in north...

‘non-social interest’ by zaickz moz focuses on self-construction in mexico

focusing on social issues in mexico, architectural photographer zaickz moz presents ‘non-social interest’ – a collection of images depicting the rear elevations of housing settlements in the district of tecámac. the photo essay portrays the...

hank willis thomas + MASS design group to design boston’s MLK memorial

in december 2017, boston announced that it was seeking a designer for a new outdoor memorial dedicated to martin luther king, jr and his wife coretta scott king. five teams — comprising names such...

anti reality reverses roof of this summerhouse to create space for a pool

imagined on the coastal shores of somewhere with high temperatures and breath-taking views, anti reality has designed a summerhouse with panoramic windows and a pool for a roof. set in a rocky seaside area with...

kengo kuma-designed odunpazari modern museum in turkey opens in june

located in the university town of eskişehir, northwest turkey, the odunpazari modern museum (OMM) by kengo kuma and associates is set to open in june 2019. founded by art collector and businessman erol tabanca, the 4,500m2...

snarkitecture unveils permanent space at hudson yards: snark park

snarkitecture unveils its new permanent exhibition space, snark park, at the grand opening of hudson yards with its inaugural installation, ‘lost and found.’ the space is conceived of as contemporary enchanted forest — a...

smiljan radic designs theater for the city of concepción

in 2011, chile’s national council of culture and the arts initiated a public architectural competition for the design of a new theater in the city of concepción. from a total of 28 proposals, the...

renzo piano plans new architecture campus for politecnico di milano

italian architect renzo piano has drawn up plans for a new university campus, which is scheduled to open in milan in 2020. described as a ‘gift to the city,’ the project sees the creation...

folded white boxes compose sobieski house in california by koning eizenberg architecture

koning eizenberg architecture has completed the sobieski house, a residential complex of cube-shaped compounds located in south pasadena, california. built for a family of four, the project comprises a series of folded white boxes that...