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Manuel Herz Architects

Rights on Carpet

Works15. March 2017
By: Manuel Herz
San Francisco California, USA - 2017
All photos: Manuel Herz Architects, unless noted otherwise
Humanitarianism – i.e. activities of support and benevolence amongst individuals – has at its core the belief that mankind is somehow united; that there is something that men and women, independent of gender, religion, race, age or nationality, living across the globe have in common. This commonality is a shared set of values.

Symphonies of Light

Film15. March 2017
By: John Hill
Image from "Lumia Suite, Op. 158" (Photo: Courtesy of Yale News)
The Yale University Art Gallery has resurrected the mesmerizing Lumia compositions by artist Thomas Wilfred – including a piece commissioned by the Museum of Modern Art in 1963 – as part of its exhibition Lumia: Thomas Wilfred and the Art of Light.
Hérault Arnod Architectes

Cité Internationale Paul Ricœur

Works14. March 2017
By: Hérault Arnod Architectes
Rennes Bretagne, France - 2016
Photo: André Morin (All photographs courtesy of v2com)
The plot is located at the interface between two very different urban logics: on one side, a modern district made up of wide public spaces and large-sized buildings, on the other, the historical town-centre consisting of smaller slate-roof buildings.
Claesson Koivisto Rune Architects

Parquet Patterned Pool and Spa

Works14. March 2017
By: Claesson Koivisto Rune Architects
Photo: Åke E:son Lindman
A spa with two pools has been completed adjacent to a 1796 mansion in south Sweden.
Coop Himmelb(l)au

Museum of Contemporary Art & Planning Exhibition (MOCAPE)

Works14. March 2017
By: Coop Himmelb(l)au
Shenzhen, China - 2016
Photo: Duccio Malagamba
MOCAPE is part of the master plan for the Futian Cultural District, the new urban center of Shenzhen. The project combines two independent yet structurally unified institutions: The Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) and the Planning Exhibition (PE) as a cultural meeting point and a venue for architectural exhibitions.

The Îlot-Laboratory of Bellivet

Works13. March 2017
Caen, France - 2017
Bird's eye view of the territory / urban protagonists (Images courtesy of KH STUDIO / delli Ponti / Novielli / Alwan)
Winner of a restrained international competition, The Îlot-Laboratory project was presented to the public at the City Castle and widely appreciated by local community. The project was led by KH STUDIO - delli Ponti & Novielli architects urbanists in association with Architect Camille Alwan.
Ippolito Fleitz Group – Identity Architects

DLW Flooring – BAU 2017

Works13. March 2017
By: Ippolito Fleitz Group – Identity Architects
Munich, Germany - 2017
Photo: Ulrich Beuttenmüller
BAU, the world’s leading trade fair for architecture, materials and systems, is flooring manufacturer DLW Flooring’s most important forum for engaging with its customers. Which is why it is now a tradition that the company presents itself at this fair via an exceptional stand concept.

A Diamond on the Docks

Products13. March 2017
By: John Hill, Thomas Geuder
Photo: Hélène Binet / ZHA
How does an architect deal with adding to a historical building in a highly visible context? For Antwerp's Port House, Zaha Hadid Architects (ZHA) lifted the addition above an old fire station for both historical and architectural reasons.
nabil gholam architects

Ay House

Works10. March 2017
By: nabil gholam architects
Yarze, Lebanon - 2015
Photo: Richard Saad
Sheltered behind a basalt wall, this horizontal box of a house unfolds in a processional transition from the busy outer world to the serenity of the main garden, with its views of the mountains beyond.
Image courtesy of CL3VER
The Mies van der Rohe Foundation and CL3VER, a 3D visualization company, have released an interactive 3D tour of Mies van der Rohe's Barcelona Pavilion that can be used on web, mobile, and virtual reality devices.