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CF Møller plans Copenhagen harbour baths that double as classrooms

CF Møller plans Copenhagen harbour baths that double as classrooms | World Architecture | Scoop.it
CF Møller is set to build a trio of floating classrooms to provide "aqua learning" and water sports training for the new Copenhagen International School
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inside zaha hadid's 520 west 28th in new york

inside zaha hadid's 520 west 28th in new york | World Architecture | Scoop.it
520 west 28th is a series of 39 luxury condos in new york's chelsea neighborhood, forming zaha hadid's first residential project in the city.
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MVRDV replaces traditional facade with glass bricks that are stronger than concrete

MVRDV replaces traditional facade with glass bricks that are stronger than concrete | World Architecture | Scoop.it
MVRDV has used a pioneering glass technology to replace the brick facade of a former townhouse in Amsterdam with a transparent replica
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Dezeen's top 10 Zaha Hadid stories of all time

Dezeen's top 10 Zaha Hadid stories of all time | World Architecture | Scoop.it
With the design world still reeling from Zaha Hadid's unexpected death, here's a look back at 10 of her projects that have been popular with Dezeen readers
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The Brutalist truth: 1960s concrete is part of history

The Brutalist truth: 1960s concrete is part of history | World Architecture | Scoop.it
The city is leaning toward tearing down the Public Safety Building, but its cultural value shouldn’t be underestimated
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Gardens of Earthly Delight: 11 Outrageous Outdoor Spaces

Gardens of Earthly Delight: 11 Outrageous Outdoor Spaces | World Architecture | Scoop.it
Everything's gone green! In search of superb yards, we weeded out the pretenders and found some of the most splendid garden spaces currently for sale.
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From New York to Seoul: 10 of the best designs for water-stressed cities – in pictures

From New York to Seoul: 10 of the best designs for water-stressed cities – in pictures | World Architecture | Scoop.it
We visit the cities putting beautiful design at the heart of their efforts to cope with the dual challenges of flooding and water scarcity
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12 eerie images of enormous Chinese cities completely empty of people

12 eerie images of enormous Chinese cities completely empty of people | World Architecture | Scoop.it
Throughout China, there are hundreds of cities that have almost everything one needs for a modern, urban lifestyle: high-rise apartment complexes, developed waterfronts, skyscrapers, and even public art.
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Architects design ways humans could live in space and under the sea

Architects design ways humans could live in space and under the sea | World Architecture | Scoop.it
The competition, run by the Jacques Rougerie Foundation, France, has three categories: architecture for the sea, space (Neck of the Moon pictured) and coping with rising sea levels.
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Why Architecture Isn't Art (And Shouldn't Be)

Why Architecture Isn't Art (And Shouldn't Be) | World Architecture | Scoop.it
In recent years, there has been a lot of discussion about what architecture's ultimate purpose might be - with answers ranging from the creation of...
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Frank Gehry Wins 2016 Annenberg Award

Frank Gehry Wins 2016 Annenberg Award | World Architecture | Scoop.it
The Foundation for Art and Preservation in Embassies (FAPE) has announced plans to award Frank Gehry with the 2016 Leonore and Walter Annenberg Award...
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Los Angeles' Tallest Tower to Get Terrifying "Skyslide"

Los Angeles' Tallest Tower to Get Terrifying "Skyslide" | World Architecture | Scoop.it
The West Coast's tallest building, Los Angeles' US Bank Tower is going to be outfitted with a terrifying glass slide designed by engineering firm...
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Carlo Ratti Proposes Mile-High Park, World's Tallest Structure

Carlo Ratti Proposes Mile-High Park, World's Tallest Structure | World Architecture | Scoop.it
Carlo Ratti Associati has teamed up with German engineer Schlaich Bergermann Partner and British design studio Atmos to design the world's tallest...
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MVRDV to transform army barracks in Germany into housing

MVRDV to transform army barracks in Germany into housing | World Architecture | Scoop.it
MVRDV has revealed its plans to redevelop a former US Army barracks in Mannheim, Germany, into a "village" of affordable housing
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Virtual Reality for Architecture Predicts Patterns, Drives Business Decisions

Virtual Reality for Architecture Predicts Patterns, Drives Business Decisions | World Architecture | Scoop.it
The 2016 edition of SXSW Interactive had no shortage of virtual reality demos, including virtual reality as it applies to architecture. O
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tate harmer transforms part of brunel’s thames tunnel into a subterranean venue

tate harmer transforms part of brunel’s thames tunnel into a subterranean venue | World Architecture | Scoop.it
190 years after construction began, the architects have transformed part of the space into 'the grand entrance hall', a subterranean performance space.
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"Sidescraper" around Central Park wins skyscraper competition

"Sidescraper" around Central Park wins skyscraper competition | World Architecture | Scoop.it
Yitan Sun and Jianshi Wu have proposed transforming Manhattan's Central Park into a sunken landscape encircled by a megastructure with office and housing
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360 Degree Apartment by Diego Revollo - Design Milk

360 Degree Apartment by Diego Revollo - Design Milk | World Architecture | Scoop.it
Located in São Paulo, Brazil, the 360? Apartment is owned by an attorney who hired architecture Diego Revollo to fix the layout and to redesign the space.
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ELEMENTAL Releases Plans of 4 Housing Projects for Open-Source Use

ELEMENTAL Releases Plans of 4 Housing Projects for Open-Source Use | World Architecture | Scoop.it
The 2016 Pritzker laureate Alejandro Aravena has announced that his firm, ELEMENTAL, has chosen to release four of their social housing design
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The House on the Cliff / GilBartolome Architects

The House on the Cliff  / GilBartolome Architects | World Architecture | Scoop.it
Completed in 2015 in Granada, Spain. Images by Jesus Granada. This house is a private commission made by a young couple who chose a difficult plot on a hill with an inclination of 42 degrees, in front o
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GilBartolomé Architects buries "Gaudiesque" villa into cliff face

GilBartolomé Architects buries "Gaudiesque" villa into cliff face | World Architecture | Scoop.it
A wavy zinc-covered roof covers this residence by GilBartolomé Architects, which is dug into a steep cliff face overlooking the Mediterranean
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Vasily Klyukin Proposes Asian Cobra Tower

Vasily Klyukin Proposes Asian Cobra Tower | World Architecture | Scoop.it
Russian designer Vasily Klyukin has envisioned the "Asian Cobra Tower." Just as its name suggests, the gold-plated tower takes the shape of a snake,...
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Video games will become tools to solve architecture challenges

Video games will become tools to solve architecture challenges | World Architecture | Scoop.it
Video games will become an increasingly important tool for designing cities, according to Los Angeles architect and game developer Jose Sanchez
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AL_A's MPavilion Gifted to Melbourne, Relocates to Public Park

AL_A's MPavilion Gifted to Melbourne, Relocates to Public Park | World Architecture | Scoop.it
AL_A's MPavilion 2015 has been gifted to the City of Melbourne. It will be relocated from the Queen Victoria Gardens to a permanent site at Collins...
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See Budapest’s Landmarks in a New Light with Greg Florent’s “Budapest Daynight”

See Budapest’s Landmarks in a New Light with Greg Florent’s “Budapest Daynight” | World Architecture | Scoop.it
Buda... Pest... two characters separated by the Danube. Day... night... two atmospheres separated by an invisible thread. Budapest, "pearl of...
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