Restoration

15 May

Wine Lounge of Casal Da Coelheira / Modo Arquitectos Associados

Comercial

© José Damas – PopCom Architects: Modo Arquitectos Associados Location: 2205 Tramagal, Portugal Area: 352.86 …

13 May

Local Architecture transforms 1960s house into Swiss embassy for Ivory Coast

Mixed Use

Angular concrete columns surround this extension to a 1960s villa in the Ivory Coast capital Abidjan, which Local Architecture …

08 May

Brutalism and Culture: How St Peter’s Seminary is Already Shining in its Second Life

Mixed Use

Built in 1966, St. Peter’s Seminary is hidden away in a forest 20 miles outside …

26 Apr

Bureau SLA updates former naval base in Amsterdam with flag-inspired window screens

Projects

Geometric screens based on flag designs flank the windows of this former marine base in Amsterdam, which …

23 Apr

MVRDV replaces Chanel store’s traditional facade with glass bricks that are "stronger than concrete"

Comercial

MVRDV has used a pioneering glass technology to replace the brick facade of a former …

06 Apr

Edoardo Tresoldi uses wire mesh to reconstruct ancient Roman church in Italy

Pavilion

Italian artist Edoardo Tresoldi has used wire to recreate an early Christian church on an archaeological site …

05 Apr

LOCALARCHITECTURE transforms an Ivorian villa into a new home for a Swiss embassy

Projects

ABIDJAN – A Lausanne-based firm contributes to Côte d’Ivoire’s post-colonial modernist architecture with a new …

03 Apr

Architects Freyke Hartemink and Jarrik Ouburg insert a restaurant in Amsterdam’s oldest chapel

Projects

AMSTERDAM – In reference to Restaurant Vermeer’s temporary premise, local architect Jarrik Ouburg explains: ‘Similar …

09 Jun

Sliding Wall Maximizing Space in New York Micro-Home: The Five to One Apartment

Apartment

Five to One Apartment by MKCA is a project that takes micro-housing to a new, …