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The Delve Contemporary Arts Centre is located in the grounds of the Synagogue de Delme, in Delme, France. French designers, Berdaguer and Pejus were appointed to create an installation to mark the 20th anniversary of the arts centre and to provide a new reception space and studios of the resident artists.
A strong sense of heritage and culture can be identified within the design of this family home in Apulia, Italy. A project of architect Luca Zanaroli, who incorporated the ruins of two medieval structures, remnants of the Moorish past of the region, into his plans.
Architect Torsten Ottesjo finds himself inspired by nature, improvisation and simplicity so when his neighbor asked him to design a home for his hens, he approached the project with the same kind of creativity and enthusiasm as any other.
Designed by Abalos + Sentkiewicz Arquitectos, the High Speed Train Station in Logrono is the beginning of an exciting new project which will continue with the construction of a complex of housing and a park on the same site, in an effort to unify different areas of the city.
Designed by world leading architect, Zaha Hadid, the Eli & Edythe Broad Art Museum on the campus of Michigan State University is now a reality. It began as the dream of philanthropist Eli Broad who generously donated $26 million to this university to this end and then came up with another $10 million to ensure that this project would be undertaken by the legendary Ms Hadid.
The design project undertaken by APK Architects for the Campus of AMC College in Maroussi, created a more contemporary identity in the visual unification of the main structure with the extension. In addition, the architects redesigned the interior as well as landscaping the area surrounding the campus.
Designed by Bauen Architects, the two family homes in Luque, Paraguay, is a single design project in line with the traditional way of living in harmony with the environment, embraced within the culture of Paraguay.
On San Juan Island, Washington, Tom Kundig of Olson Kundig Architects worked closely with the owner of the site on the design on The Pierre. Not wanting to lose the outcrop of rock or hinder the spectacular view, the residence was built into the rock itself as a bunker like concept, appearing to be part of the natural landscape.
As part of a community regeneration programme in the township of Spijkenisse, Netherlands, a new library has been designed by MVRDV. It has been named Book Mountain and was designed to resemble a traditional Dutch farmhouse.
This visually striking example of contemporary architecture is the design of the Athenian practice of Divercity Architects under the direction of Nikolas Travasaros. Located on a 1.000 sq.m. site in the up market Athenian suburb of Psychiko, its 600 sq.m.