studio happ designs house with internal garden to combat tropical climate in vietnam

studio happ were commissioned to design a family house on a site just 100 meters from the coastline in the province of bình thuận, vietnam. the project responds to the site and tropical weather of the region and...

fentress architects helps students shape five ‘airports of the future’

like airplanes, airports have stayed pretty much the same over the years. since first breaking ground in the 1920s, designs have employed a hub of passenger facilities to act as both a barrier and an...

snøhetta and dialog’s new central library in calgary incorporates a rail line

calgary‘s new central library by snøhetta and canada-based dialog aims to welcome over twice as many annual visitors in what counts as one of the largest library systems in north america, where more than half of the city’s...

denise scott brown’s photography at new york’s carriage trade gallery

an exhibition highlighting the photography of acclaimed architect, planner, and theorist denise scott brown has gone on view in new york. as one of the first architects to acknowledge the significance of pop art as...

daewha kang design’s experimental workspace combines biophilic principles with technology

bringing together data and architecture, london-based studio daewha kang design has created a two-part experimental work environment on the 12th floor of the shard to measure the impact of biophilic design on worker wellness and productivity. the project...

industrial barcelona warehouse transformed to coworking space, montoya

the rich industrial architectural heritage of barcelona’s poblenou neighborhood is expressed through the curated creative space, montoya. once a warehouse within one of spain’s largest industrial complexes from the 20th century, the relic has been transformed by...

charred timber triangular house in sydney responds to the specific shape of the site

sydney-based architecture practice studioplusthree has created a new living platform bringing light, air and space to a highly constrained triangular site in sydney’s east. in an urban response to the site’s limitations of light and...

lacime architects cover exhibition hall with undulating façade in suzhou, china

lacime architects has designed the new xiangcheng district planning exhibition hall in the city of suzhou in china. the site is located in the east of suzhou north railway station making it a visible landmark...

FCstudio completes adaptable ‘box house’ in são paulo

architect flávio castro, who leads brazilian practice FCstudio, has designed a residence for himself in são paulo that features retractable metal wall panels. the appropriately titled ‘box house’ is located in a residential neighborhood on...

renesa’s house in india creates a collage of massive geometric forms

set against the foothills of the himalayas, india, casa forma is a residence deconstructed in volume to reveal moments that elevate the notion of home. providing unobstructed views through perforated volumes that layer up to...