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Marathon Series at the Swiss Pavilion

Film 1. August 2014
By: John Hill
Rem Koolhaas and Hans Ulrich Obrist. Photo: Screenshot
The Swiss Pavilion has posted clips from the marathon interviews "A stroll through a fun palace" curator Hans Ulrich Obrist performed during the vernissage of the 2014 Venice Architecture Biennale. World-Architects has selected a few highlights.
Architecture Discipline

Neel Sutra - The Indian Fashion Store

Works 1. August 2014
By: Architecture Discipline
Gurgaon Haryana, India - 2013
Photo: Jeetin Sharma
Designed as a first in a series of multi-designer pret stores, where the collections are themed and curated, Neel Sutra - The India Fashion Store is emblematic of Indian Design ethos.
BIG – Bjarke Ingels Group

Zootopia

Works 31. July 2014
Image: BIG – Bjarke Ingels Group
It is our dream – with Givskud – to create the best possible and freest possible environment for the animals’ lives and relationships with each other and visitors.
Image: Courtesy of Muzeum
The New York-based architect has been selected to design the building complex of the Museum of Modern Art in Warsaw and TR Warszawa Theatre at Plac Defilad.
Klopf Architecture

Double Gable Eichler Remodel

Works 31. July 2014
By: Klopf Architecture
Burlingame California, USA - 2013
Photography by Mariko Reed
The new owners of this home had long dreamed of an Eichler remodel they would live in forever.
Valerio Dewalt Train Associates

The Godfrey Hotel

Works 30. July 2014
By: Valerio Dewalt Train Associates
Chicago Illinois, USA - 2014
Photo: Steve Hall, Hedrich Blessing Photographers
The Godfrey Hotel, designed by Valerio Dewalt Train Associates with a staggered truss structural framing system, opened in February in Chicago's River North neighborhood.

HI-MACS® for Beneteau

Products 30. July 2014
By: John Hill
Photo: Courtesy of LG Hausys
PAD Architectes' (Periot Architecture Durable) design for the headquarters of Beneteau in Givrand, France, is wrapped in a perforated facade made from HI-MACS acrylic stone.

Winy Maas Named Strelka Curator

Headlines 30. July 2014
By: John Hill
Photo: Courtesy of Strelka Institute
Russia's Strelka Institute has selected MVRDV founder Winy Maas as the curator of the 2014/2015 academic year, where he will help formulate "ten fundamental questions about the future."
Moore + Friesl

C1 Credenza

Works 29. July 2014
By: Moore + Friesl
Los Angeles California, USA - 2014
Photo: Moore + Friesl
LA-Based Moore + Friesl debuts elegant, award-winning C1 Credenza in new red and white matte finishes. A single piece of sheet metal supports wood drawers and 7-foot-wide span, without intermediate supports.

Night Sounds at the Glass House

Film 29. July 2014
By: John Hill
Photo: Screenshot
If "music is liquid architecture" and architecture really is "frozen music," as Goethe wrote, then what kind of music is the embodiment of Philip Johnson's Glass House in New Canaan, Connecticut?