DRAA la dacha refuge overlooks the vast landscape of the chilean andes

among the woodlands overlooking chile’s vast ‘nevados de chillán’ volcanic landscape, DRAA sites la dacha refuge. the project is the result of a site-specific...

duncan lewis designs europe’s largest wooden construction with ‘ecotone’ project

‘ecotone’ is the latest project by duncan lewis scape architecture, that intends to be europe’s largest timber construction. located in the coteau area of southern...

calvi brambilla transforms venetian palazzo into barovier&toso’s luxurious glass showroom

located on the historic canals of murano, italy, glass manufacturer barovier&toso has opened its newest showroom. with a design by studio calvi brambilla, the...

studio velocity kowa apartments encourage interactions between neighbors

japan-based studio velocity embarked on the design of the kowa apartments with the aim of rebuilding a housing complex in mihama, a seaside town...

CL3 builds a 24-story sculptural art gallery in central hong kong

the term ‘form follows function’ is greatly challenged in the design of commercial buildings in modern cities as the function of its tenants becomes...

studioMDA completes two galleries beneath new york’s high line

studioMDA, led by architect markus dochantschi, has completed two brand-new galleries adjacent to one another in new york’s chelsea neighborhood — the high line...

ZGF transforms historic wood-frame hangar into google playa vista offices in california

ZGF architects has transformed the historic spruce goose hangar into playa vista, google‘s latest office space in california. built by howard hughes in 1943, the...

zaha hadid architects to build rublyovo arkhangelskoye neighborhood

zaha hadid architects has been selected as one of the consortiums to build the new rublyovo-arkhangelskoye neighborhood to the west of moscow. the development —...

OMA inaugurates ‘norra tornen’ with completion of innovationen tower

OMA has completed the first of two towers that comprise ‘norra tornen’ — a residential complex in hagastaden, a new district in the north...

first images of BIG’s 79&park residential complex in stockholm revealed

stockholm‘s 79&park, the residential complex planned by bjarke ingles group (BIG) back in 2015 (see designboom’s previous coverage here), is now complete and will...