Added as an extension to Amsterdam’s music hall on the Ij River in Amsterdam, BIMhuis works as both a landmark building and an exciting new public space.
Palestra, located on Blackfriars Road at the junction with Union Street directly opposite the new Southwark underground station, is clad by a patchwork of colour, giving scale and texture to the facade.
Four renowned architects have been commissioned by Abu Dhabi’s Tourism Development & Investment Company (TDIC) for iconic museums and a performing arts centre.
Museums in the 21st Century: Concepts Projects Buildings
Lentos Kunstmuseum Linz
On view: November 16, 2006 - February 19, 2007
The projects represented highlights the diverse personalities and handwritings of the architects.
Discrete object buildings - a reference back to an earlier single room courthouse model.