Leaning out over Manhattan's Madison Avenue, just a block from Central Park, the brutalist icon now known as the Met Breuer has been given a new lease of life by New York practice, Beyer Blinder Belle.
In the third installment of the Venice Biennale Curator Series, arcspace talks with Nordic Pavilion curator, David Basulto, and assistant curator, James Taylor-Foster about their ambitions for the 2016 Venice Architecture Biennale.
Empower Shack is an ongoing research-based project heralded by Urban-Think Tank, seeking practical and enduring solutions to improve the living conditions of informal settlements in Cape Town.
Designed by Australian studio CO-AP, Camperdown Childcare Center is located down an unassuming back street in Sydney’s inner-west. Sheltered within a former warehouse, the center exemplifies the delight that can be found from adapting older structures for new programs and purposes.
What’s New on the Bookshelves brings you the latest in architectural publishing. This month, you’ll find an unexpected blueprint to the criminal possibilities in the world all around us in, A Burglar's Guide to the City, as well as a look at the emerging talents coming out of the United Kingdom. Also, a new look at the relationship and possibilities between landscape and urbanism plus a new way of mapping urban space. Finally, we’re bringing you a monograph of the great Australian architect, Peter Stutchbury.