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Dutch military fort turned into new ‘urban park’

The Hoofddorp Fort outside Amsterdam underwent a decade-long transformation that aims to balance historic preservation with public amenity Serge Schoemaker Architects has completed the decade-long

Buildings

Shanghai high-rise swimming pool redesigned as co-working space

Local firm Linehouse transformed the sunken volume of the former pool into a new amphitheatrical ‘hearth’ for office tenants – with sleek design touches Design

Design

‘Mishmash’ of industrial buildings transformed into new design studio by Pearson Lloyd and Cassion Castle

The Yorkton Workshops project involved the sensitive restoration and conversion of a derelict Victorian block in east London East London-based design firm Pearson Lloyd has

Buildings

Latvian cork factory becomes bright orange art museum

Riga-based architecture practice Annvil has transformed a piece of the city’s industrial heritage into an active new art centre, Zuzeum Words by Lauren Teague Over

Buildings

David Chipperfield Architects transforms German monastery into modern offices

A seventeenth-century monastery, which later became a hospital, is now the Jacoby Studios contemporary office complex In the medieval town centre of Paderborn, western Germany,

Buildings

Translucent exhibition centre inserted into abandoned Shanghai steel factory

The project by Kokaistudios is part of a sustainability-focused, long-term transformation of an old industrial plant on the city periphery Words by Francesca Perry In

Architecture

Japanese and Nordic design hub Pantechnicon opens in London

A historic building in Belgravia has been transformed by Farrells to host a new design, food and retail destination celebrating Japanese and Nordic cultures Words

Design

Uchida Shanghai transforms old linen factory into new public gallery

Led by Mitsuhiro Shoji, the practice created a sleek space celebrating linen production in Zhejiang, China Words by Francesca Perry In Haiyan County, an area

Buildings

Unused textile factory in Mexico City redesigned as new housing block

The 1960s concrete building has been transformed by local practice BAAQ’ into 35 homes with an industrial yet elegant aesthetic Words by Lauren Teague Just

Buildings

Golden rooftop added to old cider factory to create new Japanese art museum

The Hirosaki Museum of Contemporary Art was designed by Atelier Tsuyoshi Tane Architects to inhabit a brick factory in Japan’s apple capital Words by Francesca

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A new community centre by Mæ Architects combines local history with sustainable design

Mexico City concrete housing designed with undulating, irregular facade

Copper-clad rooftop volumes expand Berlin school

R for Repair: Singapore exhibition champions creatively fixing objects to reduce waste

In Spain, a healthcare building with a civic presence

Tired of Zoom? Yo-Yo Machines enable long-distance communication through light and movement

Scaffold ‘amphitheatre’ in Bogotá hosts open-air activities amid pandemic

Dutch military fort turned into new ‘urban park’

Shanghai high-rise swimming pool redesigned as co-working space


Architects

RIBA goes digital-only with new wave of architect lectures

Architect David Chipperfield is known for his minimal designs

Tatiana Bilbao is one of Mexico’s most creative designers

The high-tech, inside-out design of Richard Rogers

Robert Venturi: a postmodernist pioneer

A look at the life of designer-inventor Richard Buckminster Fuller

Norman Foster is one of the early pioneers of high tech architecture

Bangladeshi architect Marina Tabassum is sensitive to tradition and culture

America’s architect: Frank Lloyd Wright


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A new community centre by Mæ Architects combines local history with sustainable design

Mexico City concrete housing designed with undulating, irregular facade

Copper-clad rooftop volumes expand Berlin school

R for Repair: Singapore exhibition champions creatively fixing objects to reduce waste

In Spain, a healthcare building with a civic presence

Tired of Zoom? Yo-Yo Machines enable long-distance communication through light and movement

Scaffold ‘amphitheatre’ in Bogotá hosts open-air activities amid pandemic

Dutch military fort turned into new ‘urban park’

Shanghai high-rise swimming pool redesigned as co-working space


Videos

ICON Minds: the future of the home

ICON Minds: the future of work

Sustainable design: Pentatonic x Snarkitecture talk recycled materials

Salone del Mobile preview: Tomas Alonso and Studio Brynjar & Veronika for Swarovski

New Nordic design

UK Construction Week

Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec

Nendo’s Oki Sato

Keiichi Matsuda: Augmented Hyper-Reality