stefano boeri constructs ‘dead forest’ scenography for ancient greek theater

stefano boeri architetti repurposes a collection of dead trees to create the scenography for an ancient greek theater in italy. the installation, which has been given the name ‘dead forest’, uses over 100 logs...

restaurant in thailand by sher maker is covered with charred wood lamellae

‘sripayong’ is a family restaurant renovation project in chaingmai, thailand, that transforms the business from the previous generation into a modern destination. to organize the original space, thai architectural studio sher maker has designed...

endless urban dining oasis in beijing’s wangjing soho by maison h

inspired by the work of dutch artist MC esche and ancient chinese gardens, beijing-based creative team maison h has made an endless world inside a limited space, called an urban dining oasis. the project creates...

studio gang’s MIRA tower tops out in san francisco

MIRA, a 400-foot tower designed by studio gang, has topped out in san francisco. the project, which was first unveiled in 2018, will offer a range of luxury condominium residences with occupancy slated for...

sinuous, tangling volume floats above untouched desert landscape

the tangling concrete volume exists as an object within a nearly untouched nature, a concrete mass elevated upon pilotis to leave minimum impact on the desert rocks below. The post sinuous, tangling volume floats above...

‘what if’ by m²ft architects superimposes iconic architecture onto rome

m²ft architects presents their ‘what if’ project that depicts a number of famous sites in rome re-imagined with contemporary architecture from around the world. the series of visualisations pose the question of what...

dodi moss and edoardo tresoldi propose italy pavilion for expo 2020 dubai

genoa-based design studio dodi moss reveals imagery of its proposed italian pavilion for expo 2020 dubai, designed in collaboration with artist edoardo tresoldi. a response to the theme of ‘beauty unites people,’ the project...

dominique perrault plans athletes’ village for paris 2024 olympic games

french architect dominique perrault has presented the masterplan for the olympic and paralympic village that will host the games’ athletes in 2024. the project comprises around 2,400 housing units as well as 119,000 square...

kos architects and atelier zerebecky design cloud villa in shanghai

named so for its central staircase, the ‘cloud villa’ in shanghai is a three-story private house designed by kos architects and atelier zerebecky. concentrated around the sculptural white piece, the space is as airy and bright as the...

OMA-designed dior exhibition opens at the dallas museum of art

after its debut at the denver art museum in november 2018, ‘dior: from paris to the world’ has now taken up residence at the dallas museum of art. the exhibition has once again been...