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  • March 10, 2016 /

    What’s New on the Bookshelves March 2016

    What’s New on the Bookshelves brings you the latest in architectural publishing. This month, you’ll find a beautiful collaboration between acclaimed Japanese architect, Kengo Kuma and photographer Erieta Attali as well as an examination of what it takes to create a book on architecture. Also, an in-depth look of the creative process of Zaha Hadid and a reflection on what the duty of architects really is. Finally, we’re bringing you the latest publication from powerhouse magazine, El Croquis, which looks at the work of French architect, Jean Nouvel, since he won the Pritzker Prize in 2008. ...

  • March 03, 2016 /

    What's On? Architectural Exhibitions, March 2016 edition

    Aldo Rossi's unconventional graphic experiments, a glimpse of the daily life in China's mega-cities and a Harry Seidler retrospective are only a few of the exciting exhibition highlights this month. Also, architectural drawing masterpieces from the Albertina and a unique opportunity to see the model of one of the most spectacular attempts at materializing power, the never-realized Grand Kremlin in Moscow. ...

  • February 25, 2016 /

    Monthly News Round-Up, February 2016 Edition

    This month, COBE wins prestigious masterplan at the Copenhagen harbourfront and BIG offers a first look at their design for the 2016 Serpentine Pavilion. Then, Calatrava to build soaring and extravagant observation tower in Dubai and MVRDV reveals their Norman masterplan. Finally, Fujimoto and Chipperfield set to reinvent Paris. ...

  • February 18, 2016 /

    What's New on the Bookshelves? February 2016 edition

    On the bookshelves this month, you'll find a fascinating portrait of Ginzburg's emblematic Narkofim building as well as a retrospective Niemeyer monograph. Also, investigations on the role of landscape in terms of urbanism and a study of the visual representations of urban spatial interventions. Finally, the dubious heritage of modernism documented photographically and Hans Ulrich Obrist on the art of curating. ...

  • February 11, 2016 /

    What's On? Architectural Exhibitions, February 2016 edition

    The themes of this month's exhibitions are highly diverse, ranging from Pier Luigi Nervi's vast catalogue of sports facilities at the MAXII to Lacaton & Vassal's social housing renovations in Stuttgart; from Paris of tomorrow to Ljubljana of yesteryear, and finally, the architecture of the deep space and the deep seas on show in New York. In other words, you've got plenty to explore. ...

  • February 04, 2016 /

    Monthly News Round-Up, January 2016 Edition

    It's time for the first news round-up of the new year. First off, and as usual at this time of year, it's award season. Perhaps most remarkably, the 2016 Pritzker laureate was Chilean Alajandro Aravena for his singular work within the field of public housing. In other news, the short-list for the Latvian Museum of Contemporary Art was announced with some surpising inclusions. Then, BIG stacks boxes in the Bronx and Snøhetta reveals sculptural design for university library in Philadelphia. And finally, a look at AMO's dramatic stage for the 2016 Prada fashion shows. ...

  • January 14, 2016 /

    What's New on the Bookshelves? January 2016 edition

    This month's round-up of the best new titles in architectural publishing includes an exploration of new sustainable building practices, a catalogue of the recently completed Chicago Architecture Biennial, a pilgrimage into the spiritual world of church architecture,the latest publication by Peter Eisenman and a look at best practice when designing for creative workplaces. ...

  • January 07, 2016 /

    What's On? Architectural Exhibitions, January 2016 edition

    After the Christmas break we’re bringing you the top exhibitions to get back into the architecture swing. First up, The Danish Architecture Centre is presenting a retrospective on the Indian architects, Studio Mumbai; DAM is presenting the winners of the German Architecture Awards for 2015; and a look at avant garde architecture throughout British history. Also, the Bauhaus unveils the finalists and winners of their recent competition for their new extension and a look at how sometimes the best architecture comes from the ruins of a disaster. Happy New Year arcspace readers! ...

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