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Posts tagged 'adaptive reuse'

Vietnamese tea factory transformed into museum

The adaptive reuse project in Vietnam’s Central Highlands creates a cultural hub steeped in history A historic tea factory on a farm in Vietnam’s Central

Architecture

Bratislava heating plant turned into co-working and cultural centre

In the heart of Zaha Hadid Architects’ large-scale development in the Slovak capital, a 20th-century industrial monument has been converted A former heating plant in

Architecture

Mecanoo-designed Manchester district completes

The canalside Kampus, comprising homes, shops and public spaces, includes converted historic warehouses and red brick newbuilds Dutch architecture firm Mecanoo has completed Kampus, a

Cities

Old Brooklyn metal foundry becomes theatre incubator

The low-carbon project from CO Adaptive Architecture celebrates the original industrial architecture and harnesses CLT additions A former metal foundry in Brooklyn’s Gowanus Canal district,

Architecture

The best buildings of 2021

From homes made of 3D-printed raw earth to a community library in Mexico, we round up the projects championing sustainability, inclusivity and innovation Words by

Architecture

First phase of London’s new ‘Borough Yards’ opens

Designed by SPPARC, the project repurposes Victorian railway arches and creates a sequence of pedestrian-focused public spaces The first phase of Borough Yards, a new

Architecture

Prague underpass transformed into colourful skate park

Using minimal interventions, local practice U / U Studio has turned a neglected space into a new community asset Underneath an elevated busy road in

Design

Warehouse in Santander transformed into art gallery

Two architecture practices converted the damaged 20th-century structure into a new cultural space for the Spanish city, with minimal interventions Architecture practices GFA2 and Fernández-Abascal

Architecture

Old Fiat factory rooftop transformed into public garden

Benedetto Camerana has added almost 40,000 plants to the test track on the roof of Fiat’s former HQ in Turin, reclaiming industrial space with nature

Design

15th-century Corsican monastery transformed with copper extension

The project, by Amelia Tavella, preserves the historic architecture while introducing a striking contemporary intervention Corsican architect Amelia Tavella has completed the rehabilitation and extension

Architecture

Editor's choice

Design London makes LDF debut this September

Henning Larsen designs major vet school in Norway

Sou Fujimoto’s House of Music opens in Budapest

Max Lamb designs altar for modernist church in Peckham

Architecture Drawing Prize exhibition opens in London

Designers can – and should – have local impact

Hands-free function and hand-crafted form, from VOLA

Powered by dance: Glasgow arts centre generates energy from clubbers

Mac Collins wins Design Museum’s new annual prize

Levi’s launches recycled and recyclable jeans


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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Design London makes LDF debut this September

Henning Larsen designs major vet school in Norway

Sou Fujimoto’s House of Music opens in Budapest

Max Lamb designs altar for modernist church in Peckham

Architecture Drawing Prize exhibition opens in London

Designers can – and should – have local impact

Hands-free function and hand-crafted form, from VOLA

Powered by dance: Glasgow arts centre generates energy from clubbers

Mac Collins wins Design Museum’s new annual prize

Levi’s launches recycled and recyclable jeans


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: 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