The Cloud House is situated in the suburbs of Melbourne (Fitzroy North) and its name comes from the extension of the original Edwardian house; the ensemble is nothing but a beautiful symbiosis between traditional and contemporary architecture.
The Louisiana State Museum and Sports Hall of Fame in historic Natchitoches merges two contrasting collections formerly housed in a university coliseum and a nineteenth century courthouse, elevating the visitor experience for both. Set in the oldest settlement in the Louisiana Purchase on the banks of the Cane River Lake, the design mediates the dialogue between sports and history, past and future, container and contained.
As Qatar will host the World Cup in 2022 they also have a radical and quite functional plan, one that would float above other and will float literally.
Considering that they`re planning to create several floating hotels that would host around 25,000 people along with utilities and services and most important ,they`re own transportation system on water, the questions and criticism are as huge as the plan.
BIG conceived a large multifunctional space that could be used for sports, graduation ceremonies and social events. The new hall comprises a sunken 1,100 m2 space, placed five meters (16.5 feet) below the ground in the center of the school’s courtyard, ensuring a good indoor climate, low environmental impact and high architectural quality.
Belgian studio AWG Architecten added pivoting golden cabinets and a golden platform to adapt an old church into a cultural centre in the Dutch village of Leegkerk.Leegkerk Church dates back to the thirteenth century, but the local community felt that in the present day it would better serve the village as an centre for education, exhibitions and conferences.
California studio Smith|Allen has completed the world’s first architectural structure using standard 3D printers .Called Echoviren, the 10 x 10 x 8 foot pavilion was completed last weekend. It consists of 585 individually printed components produced on seven Series 1 desktop printers made by Type A Machines.
With Solar Floating Resort (SFR) we enter a new era of advanced construction techniques, based on industrial design rather than traditional architecture. SFR uses advanced materials, systems and techniques that have been applied successfully in the car and naval industries.
Wanangkura Stadium is a significant destination for major sports and social gatherings for the local community and fly-in fly-out workers and will provide a state of the art facility which incorporates a new indoor playing court, a gym, squash courts, club rooms for local football teams, short term childcare minding and function rooms. The project site is located at the Kevin Scott Oval on the fringe of South Hedland’s flood plain.
Villa F located on the island of Rhodes in Greece is bordered by a natural stonewall. The construction of the building above ground is planned as a prefabricated timber structure finished with white plaster, which generates an abstract link to traditional old buildings close to that site.