BIG to design first phase of luxembourg’s airport city

bjarke ingels group has revealed plans for a business center to be built directly beside the terminal of luxembourg airport. with construction set to start in 2019, the project will be the first visible...

mitsuhiro shoji completes a 47 sqm two-level apartment in shanghai

uchida shanghai has completed a very small residential area of 47 square meters in shanghai, china. the concept was to acquire the spatial richness as well as secure the maximum storage space for a...

fleur pavilia offers a lush oasis of tranquil city living in hong kong

amidst the city’s hustle and bustle, a residence of hidden serenity is rising in north point, an eastern district of hong kong island. ‘FLEUR PAVILIA’ continues the spirit of THE ARTISANAL MOVEMENT that creates...

watch rem koolhaas discuss digital age, recent projects and politics at world architecture festival

this year’s edition of the world architecture festival in amsterdam saw world-renowned dutch architect rem koolhaas give the closing keynote. the festival’s theme was identity and the world’s most influential architects, designers and commentators discussed...

k-studio transforms derelict wine factory into hotel on the coast of greece

architecture practice k-studio completes the transformation of an abandoned wine factory on the west coast of mainland greece with the dexamenes seaside hotel. the original structure dates back to the early 20th century collapse...

KCAP + orange develop a golden-top mixed-use complex in st. petersburg

the golden city project is developed based on the winning entry of KCAP architects&planners and orange architects for the urban and architectural competition for the westernmost tip of the vasilievsky island in st.petersburg, russia....

‘the plinth’ will be the high line’s new destination for public art

in 2019, the high line will welcome a new landmark destination for public art. designed as the focal point of the spur — the newest section of new york’s famous elevated park — the plinth...

fosbury & sons transforms modernist masterpiece into co-working office in brussels

following the opening of its antwerp location, belgian co-working office fosbury & sons has now turned its attention to brussels with boitsfort, its second outpost occupying 7000 sqm of the former headquarters of cement...

ahsa farmstay by creative crews uses vernacular building techniques in thailand

bangkok based practice, creative crews, has designed the ahsa farmstay in the maechan district of chiang rai, thailand. in chiang rai, vernacular building techniques are not passed down from generation to the next. this lack of...

sordo madaleno arquitectos completes ‘cozumel house’ in mexico

located off the coast of the mexican state of quintana roo, cozumel is a caribbean island populated with abundant vegetation. it is here, on a remote beachfront plot, where sordo madaleno arquitectos (SMA) has...