vincent callebaut to transform luxembourg’s ‘hotel des postes’

architect vincent callebaut has won an international competition to transform a historic building in luxembourg city. the planned renovation of ‘hôtel des postes’, which was completed in 1910 by architect sosthène weis, involves the...

casa ccff is an eco-friendly urban house by leopold banchini architects

designed by leopold banchini architects, casa ccff is an environmentally-friendly urban house overlooking geneva’s industrial train station. the design of the exterior mimics the surrounding industrial shed roof profiles, while the interior incorporates a...

UNStudio designs TBC forum, an innovative cultural hub in tbilisi

UNStudio’s design for the new TBC forum located in tbilisi, georgia, proposes a transition from the traditional closed and introverted working model previously favored in the banking industry, toward a flexible, open and responsive system. the...

this house in indonesia turns doors into tables and windows

aiming to bring the architecture back to basics, javanese architect gayuh budi utomo has designed ‘omah amoh’, a private house in sidoarjo, indonesia. the building is almost entirely built of reused materials and details, most of...

four projects by the curator of the 2020 venice biennale

hashim sarkis — the lebanese architect and dean of the school of architecture and planning at MIT — has been appointed curator of the 2020 venice architecture biennale. sarkis follows in the footsteps of...

pivoting bookshelves turn this office in paris into a gallery, by hugoo and brillet

french architects nicolas hugoo and florian brillet have turned a former shop into a flexible and multipurpose space — the new project allows for several configurations of the office. a set of revolving bookcases divides the room...

parametric dome-shaped arena in brazil by selvagen is based on the structure of a...

the project for the arena at casacor pernambuco 2018, brazil, south america’s most important exhibition of interior design, architecture, and landscape, has been developed through parametric design methodologies which consist of programming and architectural solutions...

g2 estudio’s dragonfly house is built with all-glass facades for 360º views over buenos...

located along a golf course in a suburban area of buenos aires, the libélula house (spanish for dragonfly) by g2 estudio is designed as a sequence of continuous, weightless spaces, and fluid routes that take...

solar-powered maldives island resort highlights sustainable tourism

although featuring hundreds upon thousands of beautiful beaches, the madlives also has the lowest average ground level of any nation. this makes their landscape very sensitive to the change of sea levels caused by...

brazil pavilion for expo 2020 dubai by oyapock architectes + andré scarpa

this proposal for the brazil pavilion at expo 2020 dubai is a modular wooden structure clad with a variety of curtains and screens. the scheme, drawn up by oyapock architectes and andré scarpa, was shortlisted...