It’s been a big month for architecture news in November and it’s been tough to narrow it down to our top five! There’s a real focus on the future with BIG unveiling the latest in transportation technology and MoMA PS1 announcing the finalists for their Young Architect Program. It’s also a big month for prizes with the World Architecture Festival awarding their building of the year and the 2017 Moriyama Prize has opened for submission.
Branches of the vine, the flow of wine, fields of vines. Ethereal, enigmatic, atmospheric, rising magnificently from the mists of the river. Inspired by the spirit of the place, dedicated to the spirit of wine.
Mehr Als Wohnen is a housing co-operative situated in Hunziker, just north of Zurich. The precinct, which translates to mean ‘More Than Living,’ has emerged as an ambitious new model for co-op housing developments.
This month, we'll take you on a journey through the striking architecture of the Arab Emirates - and there are news for those dazzled about Scandinavian design! Furthermore, one of the most distinguished personalities within architectural theory presents a personal essay collection reflecting on his architectural voyage. And speaking of theory, the work of Robert Venturi and his theoretical approach is re-evaluated as is the case with Surrealism and its influence on architecture.
Centred around an architectural philosophy that emphasizes the importance of the local and social, COBE is characterized as one of the offices representing The New Wave of Danish architecture. With projects ranging from building design, urban spaces and master planning, COBE has, in only a very few years, succeeded in winning various awards and acknowledgements domestically as well as abroad.