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Gardera-D Architecture

145 Student Housing in Bassins à Flot

Works20. March 2017
By: Gardera-D Architecture
Bordeaux, France
Photo: Jean François Tremege
Produced by Kaufman & Broad and located at the level of the Bassins à Flots in Bordeaux, the project is part of an urban development plan drawn up by ANMA (Agence Nicolas Michelin). The program totals 145 rooms and combines a series of 9 duplex townhouses.

ASLA-NY 2017 Design Awards

Headlines17. March 2017
By: John Hill
James Corner Field Operations: Navy Pier South Dock and Polk Bros. Plaza (Photo courtesy of ASLANY
The American Society of Landscape Architects, New York has annouced the honor and merit winners in its 2017 Design Awards.

Underdogs Win Aarhus Competition

Headlines17. March 2017
By: John Hill
Image: Vargo Nielsen Palle and ADEPT
The newly established practice Vargo Nielsen Palle, in collaboration with ADEPT and Rolvung og Brøndsted Arkitekter, has bested BIG, SANAA and Lacaton & Vassal in the restricted international competition for the new school of architecture in Aarhus, Denmark.
gus wüstemann architects

House Z22 and Warehouse F88

Works17. March 2017
By: gus wüstemann architects
Zurich, Switzerland
All photographs courtesy of gus wüstemann architects
This is a reconstruction of a multi-family house with workshop rooms in the Seefeld area of Zurich. The project is a contextual dialogue with history. The massive stone walls of the 170-year-old house were the starting point for applying new contemporary forms of living.

MIPIM 2017 Awards Winners

Headlines17. March 2017
By: John Hill
Tabanlioglu Architects: Beyazit State Library (Photo: Emre Dörter; all photos courtesy of MIPIM)
The 27th MIPIM Awards, which bill themselves as "the world's property market," were announced on 16 March 2017 at the Palais des Festivals in Cannes, France.
OMA - Office for Metropolitan Architecture

Concrete at Alserkal Avenue

Works16. March 2017
By: OMA - Office for Metropolitan Architecture
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 2017
Photo: Mohamed Somji, courtesy Alserkal Avenue
Located in Dubai’s Al Qouz industrial area, Alserkal Avenue was founded in 2007 with the aim of promoting cultural initiatives in the region. Since then, it has become Dubai’s most important art hub with twenty-five galleries and art spaces. Concrete, a new venue, addresses the districts growing need for a centrally located public space which can host a diverse program.
123DV

360 Villa

Works16. March 2017
By: 123DV
Photo: Hannah Anthonysz
The family consists of a couple and their beautiful Alaskan malamute dogs. This time, our slogan 'Living in a tailored suit' got a special dynamic: the tailoring of our design to the requirements of an ultimate personal experience of living also concerned the arctic dogs that are important in their lives.
gmp · Architekten von Gerkan, Marg und Partner

Jiaming Maple Park

Works16. March 2017
By: gmp · Architekten von Gerkan, Marg und Partner
Beijing, China - 2017
Photo: Christian Gahl
The "Jiaming Maple Park" ensemble in Beijing has been completed to a design by architects von Gerkan, Marg and Partners (gmp). The practice had been commissioned with the project by the client, Jiaming Investment. The new office ensemble, which has achieved LEED Platinum certification, comprises three compact volumes. The functional layout is based on a sustainable concept with flexibly divisible office zones that can be operated independently. 
Chicago Riverwalk (Photo: Kate Joyce Studios)
Following the success of the multi-phase Chicago Riverwalk designed by Ross Barney Architects, Mayor Rahm Emanuel has announced the Chicago Urban River Edges Ideas Lab, which "will engage architectural firms to explore ideas for the development of Chicago's public river edges."
AZL Atelier Zhanglei

Internet Conference Centre

Works15. March 2017
By: AZL Atelier Zhanglei
Shitang Village Jiangsu, China - 2016
Photo: Hou Bowen
The building consists of two volumes combined by a roof. Wood is the dominant building material for the facades and in the interior. The overall impression when seen from afar is of a large agricultural barn in the countryside.