graft constructs dramatic curved roof over feuerstein arena in germany

graft has completed the renovation of a historic and listed ice stadium in the schierke district of wernigerode in germany. situated at the foot of the harz mountains, the project reactivates the former natural ice-rink into a...

mecanoo completes longgang cultural centre in shenzhen

mecanoo has completed a linear red building in shenzhen that measures 400 meters in length (1,312 feet). the ‘longgang cultural centre’, which broke ground in 2014, is the dutch firm’s first completed project in...

natura futura arquitectura builds little shelters for homeless pets

in latin america, there is a statistic that 25% of pets live in a situation of abandonment characterized by malnutrition and physical torture that includes linkages and isolation, in ecuador the number of homeless...

JCPCDR transforms shed into ‘the forest house’ in french countryside

paris based practice, JCPCDR architecture, has designed ‘the forest house‘ for a music composer who recently moved into a family house in the french countryside. the client wished to transform the old tool shed into...

eccentric rooster stars in beetroot identity for greek space ypsilon

communication & creative design office beetroot has created the visual identity for ypsilon, a multifunctional space that combines a café, bar, restaurant and art space in thessaloniki, greece. occupying a neoclassical building of the...

bernardo bader reconstructs a ruinous chapel over the mountains of austria

the bernardo bader architekten salgenreute chapel is perched atop a mountain ridge near the small market town of krumbach, austria. the project is a complete reconstruction of the pre-existing, nearly 200 year old lourdes...

zooco estudio articulates casa M4 with three limestone volumes in madrid

spanish architectural practice, zooco estudio, has completed ‘casa M4’ in the area of torrelodones in madrid. the house is designed to make the most of it’s natural surroundings as it is positioned on a high site...

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...

stephane malka designs chromatic interiors for homecore’s new paris store

homecore, the paris-based streetwear brand, has commissioned studio malka architecture to design its new store on les champs-elysées. the project is inspired by the design of the krylon spray paint can, as well as...

ruler of dubai’s fingerprint will form base of the UAE’s second tallest tower

HH sheikh mohammed bin rashid al maktoum inaugurates burj jumeira, the new tower to be built in the al sufouh neighborhood of dubai. the prime minister of the UAE and ruler of dubai, anticipates the project...