OMA’s Garage Museum of Contemporary Art offers the simultaneous reimagination and preservation of the 1968 Vremena Goda Pavilion, a Soviet canteen in Moscow’s Gorky Park. Translated as Seasons of the Year, architect Igor Vinogradsky’s Vremena Goda had been languishing in dereliction since the 1990’s, until it was recently designated as the new home for Garage, and the centre of Moscow’s latest cultural precinct.
99 years of Swedish housing evolution, future cities, and the New York Design Awards are just some of the exciting exhibitions opening this month. Also, a look into the design process of Belgium studio, Office KGDVS, a look into post-war Italian modernism and new MOMA exhibition that looks at the influence Japanese starchitects have had on the next generation.
Boris Brorman Jensen and Kristoffer Lindhardt Weiss are the appointed curators of this year’s Danish Pavilion at the International Architecture Biennale in Venice. As part of an on-going Venice Biennale series, Arcspace editor-in-chief, Robert Martin, recently sat down with them to find out what exciting ideas visitors can expect from the Danish contribution.
Studio Gang's Arcus Center embodies the ideas of social justice - an inclusive building encouraging equality, openness and conversation.
First off in this month's news round-up, Bjarke Ingels unveils a new stadium design for the Washington Redskins. Then, architect Greg Lynn boldly proposes the future of architecture lies in glue, Kengo Kuma displays first Australian project, and the winners of the Expo 2020 Pavilion competition are announced. Finally, we're showcasing a video game that might unlock the answers to some of the world's biggest challenges.