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Equestrian Centre / Carlos Castanheira + Clara Bastai

© Fernando Guerra |  FG+SG© Fernando Guerra |  FG+SG© Fernando Guerra |  FG+SG© Fernando Guerra |  FG+SG+ 55

Leça da Palmeira, Portugal

Shigeru Ban and Ole Scheeren to Create New Art and Cultural Destination in Hangzhou

Shigeru Ban, Pritzker Prize-winner, and Ole Scheeren, RIBA silver medalist, were appointed for the Hangzhou Wangjiang New Town master plan. Creating new art and cultural destination in the historical city, the project in collaboration with New World Development and K11 Group seeks to build a landmark that meets the needs of the new generation.

Roof & Mushrooms Pavilion / nendo + Ryue Nishizawa

© Daici Ano © Daici Ano © Daici Ano © Daici Ano + 25

Christensen & Co. Imagines Viby Library and Cultural House in Denmark

Christensen & Co. Architects has designed a brand new culture house and library for the small town of Viby, in Denmark. Conceived as a sort of living room for the city, the project will be a “place for lingering and staying”, introducing social zones and an open architecture to the urban space.

Courtesy of Christensen & Co Architects with Primus Architects and STED cph© EdiT – Architectural visualization© EdiT – Architectural visualization© EdiT – Architectural visualization+ 15

Media Library in Bourg-la-Reine / Pascale Guédot Architecte

© Herve Abbadie© Herve Abbadie© Herve Abbadie© Herve Abbadie+ 26

Bourg-la-Reine, France

Arquipélago Contemporary Arts Centre / João Mendes Ribeiro + Menos é Mais Arquitectos

© José Campos© José Campos© José Campos© José Campos+ 19

  • Area Area of this architecture project Area:  12914
  • Year Completion year of this architecture project Year:  2014
  • Manufacturers Brands with products used in this architecture project
    Manufacturers: J. Pinto Leitão

MAD Reveals the Shenzhen Bay Culture Park Masterplan

MAD Architects has unveiled its design for the Shenzhen Bay Culture Park along the waterfront in Shenzhen, China. The masterplan puts in place a 51,000 square meters cultural complex that includes the Creative Design Hall, the Shenzhen Science and Technology Museum, and a vast public green space.

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Clock Museum Of the Cultural Revolution / Jiakun Architects

© Arch-Exist© Arch-Exist© Arch-Exist© Arch-Exist+ 14

  • Architects: Jiakun Architects
  • Area Area of this architecture project Area:  3885
  • Year Completion year of this architecture project Year:  2008

Fine Arts Museum of Asturias / Francisco Mangado

© Pedro Pegenaute © Pedro Pegenaute © Pedro Pegenaute © Pedro Pegenaute + 23

Oviedo, Spain

Concert Hall Blaibach / peter haimerl.architektur

© Edward Beierle© NAARO© NAARO© NAARO+ 60

Yanqing Grape Expo / Archea Associati

© Cristiano Bianchi© Cristiano Bianchi© Pietro Savorelli© Pietro Savorelli+ 41

  • Architects: Archea Associati
  • Area Area of this architecture project Area:  15000
  • Year Completion year of this architecture project Year:  2011

New Artist Residency In Senegal / Toshiko Mori

© Iwan Baan© Iwan Baan© Iwan BaanCourtesy of Josef and Anni Albers Foundation+ 17

Stone Art Gallery / O-office Architects

© LIKYFOTO © LIKYFOTO © LIKYFOTO © LIKYFOTO + 22

  • Area Area of this architecture project Area:  1270
  • Year Completion year of this architecture project Year:  2013

Zeimuls, Centre of Creative Services of Eastern Latvia / SAALS Architecture

© Jevgenij Nikitin, Janis Mickevics, Ingus Bajars	© Jevgenij Nikitin, Janis Mickevics, Ingus Bajars	© Jevgenij Nikitin, Janis Mickevics, Ingus Bajars	© Jevgenij Nikitin, Janis Mickevics, Ingus Bajars	+ 30

  • Architects: SAALS Architecture
  • Area Area of this architecture project Area:  4400
  • Year Completion year of this architecture project Year:  2014

It Begins With Curiosity

Henning Larsen is proud to present It Begins with Curiosity, the studio’s first ever monograph after more than half a century at the forefront of Scandinavian architecture and urbanism. The studio has been a pioneer in and ambassador for Danish design, bringing its unique principles and approach to projects as diverse as the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Riyadh and Kiruna City Hall in Sweden. The book dives deep into the studio’s legacy, recent works, and outlooks to share their vision of how to create a more livable and sustainable future for all.

It Begins with Curiosity defines the mindset the

LAND Experience Center / Aedas

Courtesy of AedasCourtesy of AedasCourtesy of AedasCourtesy of Aedas+ 23

  • Architects: Aedas
  • Area Area of this architecture project Area:  2110
  • Year Completion year of this architecture project Year:  2014

Heavenly Water Service Center of International Horticultural Exposition 2014 / HHD_FUN

© DuoCai Photograph
© DuoCai Photograph
  • Architects: HHD_FUN
  • Area Area of this architecture project Area:  6539
  • Year Completion year of this architecture project Year:  2014

© Zhenfei Wang© Zhenfei Wang© Zhenfei Wang© Zhenfei Wang+ 14