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CM Mimarlik

Gokturk 118

Works28. August 2015
By: John Hill, CM Mimarlik
Gokturk, Eyup, Turkey - 2014
Photographs: Cemal Emden - Cem Sorguc
A Modern Apartment Emerges From the Meeting of the Two Separately Perceived Prisms: Gokturk 118
Schmidt Hammer Lassen

Malmö Live

Works27. August 2015
By: Schmidt Hammer Lassen
Malmö, Sweden - 2015
Photo: Adam Mörk
In 2010, Schmidt Hammer Lassen Architects in a team with Skanska, Nordic Choice Hotels Akustikon and SLA won a competition to design the 54,000m2 concert, congress and hotel complex.
Photo: Courtesy of The Barack Obama Foundation
The Barack Obama Foundation has released an RFQ (Request for Qualifications) for architects interested in designing the Obama Presidential Center (OPC) to be located on Chicago's South Side.


Works26. August 2015
Singapore, Singapore - 2014
Photo: Derek Swalwell (All images courtesy of ONG&ONG)
66MRN is a Zen-inspired house featuring strong architectural lines and shapes, belying a sophisticated living environment that maximizes views of nature.
Photo: Screenshot
Following their design being scrapped in July, a 24-minute video from Zaha Hadid Architects (ZHA) argues that their winning design for the main venue of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics is ready to build and pursuing a new design is foolhardy.

Chapel Maria Magdalena

Works25. August 2015
By: Sacher.Locicero.Architectes
Zollfeld Carinthia, Austria - 2014
Photo: Paul Ott (All images courtesy of sacher.locicero.architectes)
White Concrete in Golden Ratio: The family chapel Maria Magdalena by the architect Gerhard Sacher is a spectacular sculptural object made of white SCC (Self Compacting Concrete) concrete.


Found24. August 2015
By: John Hill
Image: Isay Weinfeld
News came in September 2014 that architect Isay Weinfeld would take his Brazilian modernism to a site next to the High Line in New York for luxury residences. Renderings have finally been released for the project.

Sanlitun Loft

Works24. August 2015
By: Crossboundaries
Beijing Beijing, China - 2015
Located in the trendy Sanlitun area, a 60-year-old auditorium that has seen multiple transformations now houses Crossboundaries’ new office.

Covering 'The Blue Whale'

Products24. August 2015
By: John Hill
Photo: © GKD/Pepe Mateos
Buenos Aires's new Centro Cultural Kirchner is commonly known as Ballena Azul (Blue Whale) due to its whale-like concert hall designed by B4FS Arquitectos that is covered in metallic fabric from GKD.
Taylor Cullity Lethlean

Riverbank Pedestrian Bridge

Works21. August 2015
By: Taylor Cullity Lethlean
Adelaide, Australia - 2014
Photos: John Gollings and Drew Lenman
Taylor Cullity Lethlean, Aurecon and Tonkin Zulaikha Greer were engaged in 2012 to design the new Riverbank Precinct Pedestrian Bridge, following a design competition run by the South Australian Government Department of Planning, Transport and Infrastructure.