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Posts tagged 'Álvaro Siza'

The China Design Museum in Hangzhou is European modernism writ large

China Design Museum in Hangzhou. Photo: Qian Yunfeng / Shi Zheng It is a fortress designed by Portuguese Pritzker-winner Álvaro Siza to house a collection

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Icon 186: Rebuilding Motor City

Michigan-native Jared Lew photographs Detroit’s decline and rebirth In the new issue: rebuilding Detroit. A decade on from financial collapse a Unesco Design City rises.

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Álvaro Siza builds rustic chapel in Portugal with no light or running water

Álvaro Siza’s Capela do Monte is part of an off-grid retreat in Portugal and strikes a dramatic if diminutive silhouette on an Algarve hilltop, writes Rita

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Sensing Spaces

Towards the end of this exhibition,I overheard a man murmuring to his partner that he would like something like this in their house. It was

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Stadshal in Ghent by Robbrecht & Daem and Marie-José van Hee

The Mies van der Rohe Award is the official architectural prize of the EU, awarded biennially. Previous winners are a who’s who of European design,

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Quinta do Portal by Álvaro Siza

Wine tourism has been one of the more unlikely sources of work for top architects over the past decade: the rising popularity of organic produce

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Caza Fez by Àlvaro Leite Siza Vieira

Born from free drawings of harlequins,” says architect Àlvaro Leite Siza Vieira when asked about his new project, Casa Fez in Porto, Portugal. Initially, it

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Caza Fez by Àlvaro Leite Siza Vieira

Born from free drawings of harlequins,” says architect Àlvaro Leite Siza Vieira when asked about his new project, Casa Fez in Porto, Portugal. Initially, it

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Amore Pacific by Àlvaro Siza and Carlos Castanheira

Àlvaro Siza and Carlos Castanheira are on a roll in South Korea, working on a number of fascinating projects in the past few years. It’s

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Amore Pacific by Àlvaro Siza and Carlos Castanheira

Àlvaro Siza and Carlos Castanheira are on a roll in South Korea, working on a number of fascinating projects in the past few years. It’s

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15th-century Corsican monastery transformed with copper extension

Museum of London exhibition celebrates contemporary London makers

Carbon-negative high-rise completed by White Arkitekter

Wrapped Arc de Triomphe unveiled in Paris

Ajlan Gharem announced as winner of the Jameel Prize

2021 Chicago Architecture Biennial kicks off

Design London makes LDF debut this September

2021 RIBA Stirling Prize shortlist announced

London’s Design District opens on Greenwich Peninsula


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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15th-century Corsican monastery transformed with copper extension

Museum of London exhibition celebrates contemporary London makers

Carbon-negative high-rise completed by White Arkitekter

Wrapped Arc de Triomphe unveiled in Paris

Ajlan Gharem announced as winner of the Jameel Prize

2021 Chicago Architecture Biennial kicks off

Design London makes LDF debut this September

2021 RIBA Stirling Prize shortlist announced

London’s Design District opens on Greenwich Peninsula


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