News by tag: Renzo Piano

Photo: Belén de Benito, courtesy of Fundación Botín
Centro Botín, the first building in Spain designed by Pritzker Prize-winning architect Renzo Piano, is complete and set to open 23 June 2017 as the permanent home of the Fundación Botín's art, cultural, and educational programs.
Entrance to the Central Pavilion at the 15th International Architecture Exhibition (Photo: Antonio La Goia/World-Architects)
Our first of three features on the three main components of the 2016 Venice Architecture Biennale – the Reporting from the Front exhibition, the National Pavilions, and the Collateral Events – focuses on Alejandro Aravena's contribution, Reporting from the Front​.
Photo: Obama Foundation
The Obama Foundation has posted interviews with the seven finalists for the Obama Presidential Center (OPC) to be built on Chicago's South Side. Among other things, the architects were asked what their favorite Chicago building is and why.
Photo: Courtesy of The Barack Obama Foundation
Today the Barack Obama Foundation issued RFPs (Requests for Proposal) to seven potential architects to design the future Obama Presidential Center (OPC) on Chicago's South Side.

The New Whitney in 12 Photos

Found24. April 2015
By: John Hill
The Whitney Museum of American Art seen from the High Line (All photographs by John Hill/World-Architects)
On 1 May 2015 the new home of the Whitney Museum of American Art in New York, designed by the Renzo Piano Building Workshop in collaboration with Cooper Robertson, opens its doors to the public right next to the southern tip of the High Line.

Harvard Art Museums Time Lapse

Film25. November 2014
By: John Hill
Photo: © Harvard Art Museums
The Harvard Art Museums – consisting of the Fogg Museum, the Busch-Reisinger Museum, and the Arthur M. Sackler Museum – opened their new Renzo Piano-designed home on 16 November 2014. Take a look at the 4-year construction in a 4-minute time-lapse.

Coming in 2015

Headlines20. November 2014
By: John Hill
Diller, Scofidio + Renfro: The Broad, Los Angeles, CA, USA (Photo: Ryan Miller/Capture Imaging)
While it's not yet December, World-Architects is already looking forward to a handful of buildings that will be opening in 2015.