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We adore the checkerboard facade effect created by Danish architecture firm 3XN for an office building and hotel in Paris's outskirts. https://www.dezeen.com/2022/12/20/3xn-completes-aluminium-clad-hotel-and-office-overlooking-la-defense-in-paris/ Hotel Okko, Public Restaurant, Danish Architecture, Small Terrace, Business District, Ground Floor Plan, Spiral Staircase, Paris Hotels, Site Plan
3XN completes aluminium-clad hotel and office overlooking La Défense in Paris
We adore the checkerboard facade effect created by Danish architecture firm 3XN for an office building and hotel in Paris's outskirts. https://www.dezeen.com/2022/12/20/3xn-completes-aluminium-clad-hotel-and-office-overlooking-la-defense-in-paris/
The RIAS Andrew Doolan Best Building in Scotland Award for 2022 has been given to a modest office and cafe created by Moxon Architects and tucked away in the Cairngorms National Park. The design by Moxon Architects was acclaimed for converting a former rubbish dump into a natural setting that the community and nature can both enjoy. https://www.dezeen.com/2022/11/30/quarry-studios-rias-andrew-doolan-best-building-scotland/ Courtyard Plants, Creating Communities, Cairngorms National Park, Brownfield, Studios Architecture, Cultural Architecture, Architecture Details, Timber Walls, Building Plan
Quarry Studios named Scotland's best building of 2022
The RIAS Andrew Doolan Best Building in Scotland Award for 2022 has been given to a modest office and cafe created by Moxon Architects and tucked away in the Cairngorms National Park. The design by Moxon Architects was acclaimed for converting a former rubbish dump into a natural setting that the community and nature can both enjoy. https://www.dezeen.com/2022/11/30/quarry-studios-rias-andrew-doolan-best-building-scotland/
Copenhagen's approach to urban planning might serve as a model for how to meet the UN's sustainable development goals by 2030. This includes stringent guidelines for the environmental friendliness of new construction, upgrades to the city's existing structures' energy efficiency, and an urban development strategy that puts the needs of the citizens first. https://www.dezeen.com/2022/11/28/copenhagen-addresses-global-warming-with-climate-resilient-architecture/ Museum Architecture, Contemporary Architecture, Building Architecture, Architecture Design, Waste To Energy, Public Space Design, Public Spaces, Famous Houses
Copenhagen addresses global warming with climate-resilient architecture
Copenhagen's approach to urban planning might serve as a model for how to meet the UN's sustainable development goals by 2030. This includes stringent guidelines for the environmental friendliness of new construction, upgrades to the city's existing structures' energy efficiency, and an urban development strategy that puts the needs of the citizens first. https://www.dezeen.com/2022/11/28/copenhagen-addresses-global-warming-with-climate-resilient-architecture/
Skyscrapers are continuously being built and used all over the world despite growing worries about the carbon emissions caused by them. So this is a really interesting article about the best practices to follow for a more sustainable skyscraper. https://www.dezeen.com/2022/11/22/principles-low-carbon-skyscrapers-philip-oldfield/skyscraper Atrium, Studio Olafur Eliasson, Supertall, German Architecture, Public Artwork, Tower Design, Timber Structure, Affordable Housing
Work begins on world's second tallest skyscraper in Shenzhen
Skyscrapers are continuously being built and used all over the world despite growing worries about the carbon emissions caused by them. So this is a really interesting article about the best practices to follow for a more sustainable skyscraper. https://www.dezeen.com/2022/11/22/principles-low-carbon-skyscrapers-philip-oldfield/skyscraper
The 10-story David Rubenstein Forum in Chicago, designed by American firm Diller Scofidio + Renfro, has been named the winner of the 2022 award for Best Tall Building Worldwide by the What do you think? https://www.dezeen.com/2022/11/17/diller-scofidio-renfro-david-rubenstein-forum-best-tall-building-worldwide/ Hospital Photography, House Photography, Chicago Photography, Architecture Photography, The Broad Museum, Shop Architects, Open Architecture, Chicago Design
Diller Scofidio + Renfro's David Rubenstein Forum named 2022's best tall building
The 10-story David Rubenstein Forum in Chicago, designed by American firm Diller Scofidio + Renfro, has been named the winner of the 2022 award for Best Tall Building Worldwide by the What do you think? https://www.dezeen.com/2022/11/17/diller-scofidio-renfro-david-rubenstein-forum-best-tall-building-worldwide/
Building for Humanity is using cutting-edge building technology to concrete print 46 affordable, high-quality net zero homes in Accrington, Lancashire. Together with HTL, their goal is to make affordable home ownership and rental properties available to all, by utilising advanced 3D concrete printing. This is amazing 👏👏👏 #homesforhumanity #3Dprinting Baxter Design, 3d Printing Industry, Construction Firm, Social Housing, Building Techniques, Eco Friendly House, Home Ownership, Green Building
Charter Street, Accrington, Lancashire - Building For Humanity
Building for Humanity is using cutting-edge building technology to concrete print 46 affordable, high-quality net zero homes in Accrington, Lancashire. Together with HTL, their goal is to make affordable home ownership and rental properties available to all, by utilising advanced 3D concrete printing. This is amazing 👏👏👏 #homesforhumanity #3Dprinting
Wow, this is stunning! A Victorian mansion in Camberwell was rebuilt by London firm Nimtim Architects using a cosy colour scheme of natural materials and a lush walled garden. https://www.dezeen.com/2022/10/22/nimtim-architects-walled-garden-extension/ Timber Screens, Timber Slats, Exposed Brick Walls, Exposed Beams, Camberwell, London House, Large Bathrooms, House Extensions, Window Frames
Nimtim Architects extends London home to create "sanctuary" overlooking walled garden
Wow, this is stunning! A Victorian mansion in Camberwell was rebuilt by London firm Nimtim Architects using a cosy colour scheme of natural materials and a lush walled garden. https://www.dezeen.com/2022/10/22/nimtim-architects-walled-garden-extension/
Stunningly beautiful refurbished cottage by Australian firm Adam Kane Architects, located on a peaceful beach lane in Barwon Heads. With contrasting colours and materials through out. https://www.dezeen.com/2022/10/20/barwon-heads-house-adam-kane-architects/ Large Dining Table, Dining Table Marble, Dining Tables, Coffee Tables, Autocad, Bauhaus Principles, Black Metal Roof, Victorian Townhouse, Oak Panels
Material and spatial contrasts define Barwon Heads House by Adam Kane Architects
Stunningly beautiful refurbished cottage by Australian firm Adam Kane Architects, located on a peaceful beach lane in Barwon Heads. With contrasting colours and materials through out. https://www.dezeen.com/2022/10/20/barwon-heads-house-adam-kane-architects/
Olaf Gipser Architects of the Netherlands and housing cooperative BSH20A have built an apartment complex, providing residents with a sustainable and healthy urban living environment. Planters, some of which can support trees, are strategically placed around the perimeter to promote biodiversity. The flats are designed using "open building" principles, allowing for easy alterations to the spaces. Some apartments include a wraparound balcony with doors that can be accessed from any room. Concrete Structure, Apartment Layout, Apartment Building, Wrap Around Balcony, Co Housing, Amsterdam Houses, Industrial District, Timber Ceiling
Planted balconies surround Stories housing in Amsterdam by Olaf Gipser Architects
Olaf Gipser Architects of the Netherlands and housing cooperative BSH20A have built an apartment complex, providing residents with a sustainable and healthy urban living environment. Planters, some of which can support trees, are strategically placed around the perimeter to promote biodiversity. The flats are designed using "open building" principles, allowing for easy alterations to the spaces. Some apartments include a wraparound balcony with doors that can be accessed from any room.
The renovated Battersea Power Station in London has been unveiled, nearly 40 years after it was decommissioned by architecture firm Wilkinson Eyre, which is set to open next week. WilkinsonEyre worked to emphasise and preserve as many of the grade II* listed power station's original spaces and materials throughout the design, and it looks amazing. https://www.dezeen.com/2022/10/05/battersea-power-station-opens-wilkinson-eyre/ Architectural Digest, Turbine Hall, Switch House, Glass Lift, Light Tunnel, Duplex Penthouse, Shop Facade, Gantry Crane, Battersea Power Station
Wilkinson Eyre completes long-awaited redevelopment of iconic Battersea Power Station
The renovated Battersea Power Station in London has been unveiled, nearly 40 years after it was decommissioned by architecture firm Wilkinson Eyre, which is set to open next week. WilkinsonEyre worked to emphasise and preserve as many of the grade II* listed power station's original spaces and materials throughout the design, and it looks amazing. https://www.dezeen.com/2022/10/05/battersea-power-station-opens-wilkinson-eyre/
Today is World Architecture Day. Stockport Plaza, which is art deco in style and a Stockport landmark. Thornely was hired by the directors of the Read, Snape, and Ward cinema circuit who wanted something spectacular to match the aesthetic of their Regal Altrincham theatre. Thornely had to change the blueprints for the much smaller Stockport location, and in 1932, The Plaza Super Cinema and Variety Theatre opened its doors to the public. Cheap Things To Do, Free Things To Do, Theater Opening, Stunning Wedding Venues, Vintage Neon Signs, Cinema Theatre, Manchester England, Stockport, Art Deco Architecture
Today is World Architecture Day. Stockport Plaza, which is art deco in style and a Stockport landmark. Thornely was hired by the directors of the Read, Snape, and Ward cinema circuit who wanted something spectacular to match the aesthetic of their Regal Altrincham theatre. Thornely had to change the blueprints for the much smaller Stockport location, and in 1932, The Plaza Super Cinema and Variety Theatre opened its doors to the public.
Competitive socialising, what else would you want?! Pretty nice interiors too...especially Pitch bar, which is a swanky golf bar in London. https://www.mixinteriors.com/property/why-competitive-socialising-is-bigger-than-ever/ Golf Bar, Portland Street, Fancy Fits, Thame, London Bars, West End, Neutral Colour Palette, Commercial Interiors, Tenants
Why competitive socialising is bigger than ever | Mix Interiors
Competitive socialising, what else would you want?! Pretty nice interiors too...especially Pitch bar, which is a swanky golf bar in London. https://www.mixinteriors.com/property/why-competitive-socialising-is-bigger-than-ever/
Would you stay in the metaverse? The first hotel chain to launch in the metaverse will be CitizenM. https://www.mixinteriors.com/news-article/citizenm-to-be-first-hotel-group-to-open-in-the-metaverse/ Commercial Interior Design, Awards Program, Virtual Office, Good Readers, Zaha Hadid Architects, Dezeen, Create Space
CitizenM to be first hotel group to open in the metaverse | Mix Interiors
Would you stay in the metaverse? The first hotel chain to launch in the metaverse will be CitizenM. https://www.mixinteriors.com/news-article/citizenm-to-be-first-hotel-group-to-open-in-the-metaverse/
This looks insane 😱 An art installation with a waterfall, a wild garden, and several kinetic artworks has opened on a former North Sea offshore gas platform in Weston-super-Mare. The 450-tonne offshore gas platform, designed by Newsubstance, sits in a small pool and was built for the unboxed festival. The installation aims to "showcase how industrial structures can be reused." https://www.dezeen.com/2022/09/26/see-monster-art-installation-former-gas-rig/ Weston Super Mare, Wind Sculptures, Old Factory, Adaptive Reuse, Uk Artist, Tonne, Oil Rig, North Sea, French Design
Newsubstance creates 35-metre-tall See Monster from North Sea gas rig
This looks insane 😱 An art installation with a waterfall, a wild garden, and several kinetic artworks has opened on a former North Sea offshore gas platform in Weston-super-Mare. The 450-tonne offshore gas platform, designed by Newsubstance, sits in a small pool and was built for the unboxed festival. The installation aims to "showcase how industrial structures can be reused." https://www.dezeen.com/2022/09/26/see-monster-art-installation-former-gas-rig/
The 180 and 125-meter-tall Tours Duo skyscrapers were created by the French architectural firm Ateliers Jean Nouvel to "create a character" for eastern Paris. Really interesting design 🔥 https://www.dezeen.com/2022/09/21/jean-nouvel-paris-skyscraper-tours-duo/ Jean Nouvel, Parts Of A Wave, Duo, Central Plaza, Friendly Neighbors, Tours, Roof Terrace
Ateliers Jean Nouvel completes pair of inclined skyscrapers in Paris
The 180 and 125-meter-tall Tours Duo skyscrapers were created by the French architectural firm Ateliers Jean Nouvel to "create a character" for eastern Paris. Really interesting design 🔥 https://www.dezeen.com/2022/09/21/jean-nouvel-paris-skyscraper-tours-duo/