V’ House / Wiel Arets Architects

01:00 - 16 December, 2013
V’ House / Wiel Arets Architects, © Jan Bitter
© Jan Bitter
  • Architects

  • Location

    Batterijstraat 42, 6211 Maastricht, The Netherlands
  • Architect in Charge

    Wiel Arets Architects
  • Area

    530.0 sqm
  • Project Year

    2013
  • Photographs

© Jan Bitter © Jan Bitter © Jan Bitter © Jan Bitter +24

Nuovo Centro Civico in Scandicci / Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners

01:00 - 16 December, 2013
Nuovo Centro Civico in Scandicci  / Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners, © Alessandro Ciampi
© Alessandro Ciampi

© Alessandro Ciampi © Alessandro Ciampi © Alessandro Ciampi © Alessandro Ciampi +25

House in Inokuchi / Koichiro Horiuchi

01:00 - 16 December, 2013
House in Inokuchi / Koichiro Horiuchi, © Jin Hosoya
© Jin Hosoya
  • Architects

  • Location

    Inokuchi, Nishi Ward, Hiroshima, Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan
  • Area

    132.0 sqm
  • Project Year

    2013
  • Photographs

© Jin Hosoya © Jin Hosoya © Jin Hosoya © Jin Hosoya +26

Dragonfly / iArc Architects

01:00 - 16 December, 2013
Dragonfly / iArc Architects, © Archframe
© Archframe
  • Architects

  • Location

    1589 Sangam-dong, Mapo-gu, Seoul, South Korea
  • Architect in Charge

    Yoo, Kerl, Shin, Seunghyun
  • Co-Architect

    Lee, Jinwook
  • Design Team

    Sohn, Kirak., Hong, Sungkwan., Kim, UiHun., Park, Sangkyu., Park, Youngsoo., Park, Jaehun., Park, Bumjin., Kang, Younggu, Hwang, JungHun., Lee, Hyungju
  • Area

    1151.0 sqm
  • Photographs

© Archframe © Archframe © Archframe © Archframe +45

Upcycle House / Lendager Arkitekter

01:00 - 16 December, 2013
Upcycle House  / Lendager Arkitekter, © Jesper Ray
© Jesper Ray

© Jesper Ray © Jesper Ray © Jesper Ray © Polfoto +24

Beeston / Shaun Lockyer Architects

01:00 - 16 December, 2013
Beeston / Shaun Lockyer Architects, © Scott Burrows
© Scott Burrows
  • Architects

  • Location

    Brisbane QLD, Australia
  • Architect in Charge

    Shaun Lockyer Architects
  • Design Team

    Shaun Lockyer, Shane Marsh
  • Project Year

    2013
  • Photographs

© Scott Burrows © Scott Burrows © Scott Burrows © Scott Burrows +15

Calm / APOLLO Architects & Associates

01:00 - 16 December, 2013
Calm / APOLLO Architects & Associates, © Masao Nishikawa
© Masao Nishikawa

© Masao Nishikawa © Masao Nishikawa © Masao Nishikawa © Masao Nishikawa +16

Design: A Long Term Preventative Medicine

00:00 - 15 December, 2013
Design: A Long Term Preventative Medicine, New York City's High Line. Image © Iwan Baan
New York City's High Line. Image © Iwan Baan

The American Institute of Architects (AIA) and MIT’s Center for Advanced Urbanism has produced a new report examining urban health in eight of the USA’s largest cities, which has been translated into a collection of meaningful findings for architects, designers, and urban planners. With more than half of the world’s population living in urban areas - a statistic which is projected to grow to 70% by 2050 - the report hinges around the theory that “massive urbanization can negatively affect human and environmental health in unique ways” and that, in many cases, these affects can be addressed by architects and designers by the way we create within and build upon our cities.

Museumkwartier ’s / Bierman Henket architecten

01:00 - 15 December, 2013
Museumkwartier ’s / Bierman Henket architecten, © Joep Jacobs
© Joep Jacobs
  • Architects

  • Location

    De Mortel 4, 5211 HV 's-Hertogenbosch, The Netherlands
  • Architect in Charge

    Bierman Henket architecten
  • Project Year

    2012
  • Photographs

© Joep Jacobs © Joep Jacobs © Joep Jacobs © Joep Jacobs +42

El Ejido Courthouse / Andrés López Fernández

01:00 - 15 December, 2013
El Ejido Courthouse / Andrés López Fernández, © Manolo Toledo
© Manolo Toledo
  • Architects

  • Location

    Calle Laurel, 04700 El Ejido, Almería, Spain
  • Collaborators

    Marcos Plazuelo López, Jesus Bozzo Fdez. de Tirso, Rosa Palacios Garrido, Rufino M. Quesada Molina, Peter Taner, Juan L. Bellod, Tomas Ruiz de Terry, Sandra Polonio, Miguel Arrocha, Cristina Cuadro, Inmaculada García, Francisco Soler, María Romero, Laura Organvidez, Tibisay Cañas, Catalina Fernández.
  • Area

    8109.0 sqm
  • Project Year

    2011
  • Photographs

© Fernando Alda  © Manolo Toledo © Fernando Alda  © Fernando Alda  +46

Inside Japan's "Crazy" Housing

00:00 - 15 December, 2013
Inside Japan's "Crazy" Housing, House NA / Sou Fujimoto Architects. Image © Iwan Baan
House NA / Sou Fujimoto Architects. Image © Iwan Baan

Inspired by our wildly popular article "Why Japan Is Crazy About Housing," CNN has interviewed Tokyo-based author and architect Alastair Townsend in order to dig a bit deeper into why radical design has become more common in Japan. The video features interviews with the residents of House T by Hiroyuki Shinozaki Architects, who share what it's like to live in a multi-storied home with step ladders and no walls, as well as Sou Fujimoto, who takes us on a tour of his whimsical, tree-house inspired House NA. Watch the video after the break.

Two Hulls / Mackay-Lyons Sweetapple Architects

01:00 - 15 December, 2013
Two Hulls / Mackay-Lyons Sweetapple Architects, © Greg Richardson
© Greg Richardson

© Greg Richardson © Greg Richardson © Greg Richardson © Greg Richardson +21

Avelar Brotero Secondary School / Inês Lobo Arquitectos

01:00 - 15 December, 2013
Avelar Brotero Secondary School / Inês Lobo Arquitectos, © Leonardo Finotti
© Leonardo Finotti

© Leonardo Finotti © Leonardo Finotti © Leonardo Finotti © Leonardo Finotti +39

Remembering Neimeyer: The Works of a Master

00:00 - 15 December, 2013
Remembering Neimeyer: The Works of a Master, ©  Flickr User el_floz
© Flickr User el_floz

Many architects enter the profession with hopes of creating something that outlives them, something that is bigger than themselves, that can advocate for a better world. Oscar Niemeyer was such an architect, one who fought for designs that would serve everyone. The master of Brazilian architecture passed away one year ago after complications from a previous kidney condition. In honor of what would have been his birthday today, we’ve rounded up a few of his masterpieces, from his elegant and curvy Niterói Contemporary Art Museum, his collaboration on the United Nations Headquarters in New York, the traditional spectacle space of his Sambadrome, the spiraling Niemeyer Center in Aviles, and the powerful parabolic expression in his Cathedral of Brasilia. Enjoy!

Bramberger Wins Competition to Design High Tech Campus in Austria

01:00 - 15 December, 2013
Bramberger Wins Competition to Design High Tech Campus in Austria, Communications Promenade. Image © Bramberger Architects
Communications Promenade. Image © Bramberger Architects

Austrian Bramberger Architects have won the international competition to design the new High Tech Center in Villach, Austria. The winning scheme proposes four blocks of buildings and a corresponding area of dedicated open spaces, articulated longitudinally by a main axle. This axle, named “Communications Promenade” acts as a central route between the buildings and, in the future, it is proposed to connect the surrounding buildings, promoting the necessary infra- structures for the creation of an investigation campus. 

Loft MM / C.T. Architects

01:00 - 15 December, 2013
Loft MM / C.T. Architects, © Tim Van de Velde
© Tim Van de Velde

© Tim Van de Velde © Tim Van de Velde © Tim Van de Velde © Tim Van de Velde +18

Arup to Collaborate with Henning Larsen on European Spallation Source

00:00 - 15 December, 2013

Office Building in Vitoria / LH14 Arquitectos

01:00 - 14 December, 2013
Office Building in Vitoria / LH14 Arquitectos, © KS Fotografía
© KS Fotografía
  • Architects

  • Location

    Vitoria-Gasteiz, Álava, Spain
  • Architect in Charge

    Javier Arroyo, Jose Maria Sainz, Javier Perosanz, Beatriz Arroyo, Angel Luis Arroyo
  • Technical Architect

    Luis Antonio del Rio
  • Facilities Engineering

    Ofinco
  • Structure Engineering

    Ferroestudio
  • Construction Company

    Edhinor
  • Area

    15335.0 sqm
  • Project Year

    2013
  • Photographs

© KS Fotografía © KS Fotografía © KS Fotografía © KS Fotografía +18