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Posts tagged 'adaptive reuse'

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

Buildings

Turning a Roman ruin into an underground art museum

A competition organised by Reuse Italy asked for ideas to dramatically transform the ancient Piscina Mirabilis in Naples Piscina Mirabilis is the world’s largest Roman

Architecture

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Church on a boat: Denizen Works completes the Genesis Floating Church

Why architects need to consider emotional inhabitance

New version of Barber and Osgerby’s Tip Ton chair made from upcycled household waste

Car park in historic French town transformed by Antonio Virga into new cinema and public space

Translucent exhibition centre inserted into abandoned Shanghai steel factory

Creating a stylish bathroom with the latest wall tiles 

Vertical garden in Riga tests out impact of pollution on urban agriculture

The 30 designers turning waste material into new products

He Art Museum by Tadao Ando opens in Guangdong

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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Church on a boat: Denizen Works completes the Genesis Floating Church

Why architects need to consider emotional inhabitance

New version of Barber and Osgerby’s Tip Ton chair made from upcycled household waste

Car park in historic French town transformed by Antonio Virga into new cinema and public space

Translucent exhibition centre inserted into abandoned Shanghai steel factory

Creating a stylish bathroom with the latest wall tiles 

Vertical garden in Riga tests out impact of pollution on urban agriculture

The 30 designers turning waste material into new products

He Art Museum by Tadao Ando opens in Guangdong

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