September 25, 2017
all, Architecture, Education, Iwan Baan, Morphosis, New York, New York City, universities, USA
Morphosis and SOM were among the architecture firms involved in the design of a new permanent home for Cornell Tech university, described as “the first campus ever built for the digital age”. Read more
September 14, 2017
Architecture, architecture in new york, architecture in US, Iwan Baan, morphosis architects / thom mayne, school architecture and design, weiss / manfredi architects
in the initial phase of the project, weiss/manfredi, morphosis, and handel architects each designed a building for the growing campus — keeping in mind the institution’s vision for the future.
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August 16, 2017
all, Architecture, Cultural, glass, Iwan Baan, Junya Ishigami, MAKS, Netherlands, parks and gardens, Pavilion, Studio Maks/Marieke Kums, visitors centres
Three intersecting glass corridors sweep outwards from a sunken, triangular-shaped visitors centre designed by Studio Maks and Junya Ishigami + Associates for Park Vijversburg in the Netherlands. Read more
August 10, 2017
Architecture, architecture in the netherlands, Iwan Baan, Junya Ishigami, studio MAKS
the extension comprises thin glass façades that stretch out into the park and follow the site’s existing natural elements: a pond, a tree line, and the villa garden.
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July 5, 2017
all, Architecture, corrugated plastic, France, Iwan Baan, Pavilions, selgascano
Spanish architecture studio SelgasCano has unveiled its first commission in France – a vast pavilion of translucent waves that fills the courtyard of the Fondation d’entreprise Martell in Cognac. Read more
June 28, 2017
Architecture, architecture in london, architecture in the UK, Iwan Baan, rogers stirk harbour and partners
the heritage-listed property was gifted to the harvard graduate school of design in 2015 to ensure its continued use as a residence.
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June 23, 2017
Africa, all, Architecture, Diébédo Francis Kéré, Education, Iwan Baan, schools
Wind-catching towers emerge from the circular rippled roof of this brick and wood school building in Koudougou, Burkina Faso, which was designed by the architect of this year’s Serpentine Pavilion, Diébédo Francis Kéré. Read more
June 2, 2017
all, Architecture, Cultural, extensions, galleries, Iwan Baan, MoMA, New York, News, renovations, USA
Diller Scofidio + Renfro has completed the first stage of its renovation of New York’s Museum of Modern Art, and has revealed details of its plans to extend into Jean Nouvel’s 53W53 residential tower. Read more
May 19, 2017
all, Architecture, Cultural, heneghan peng architects, Iwan Baan, museums, Palestine, stone
Irish studio Heneghan Peng has completed a museum dedicated to Palestinian culture in the city of Birzeit, featuring a faceted stone exterior and terraced landscaping that references the region’s rural landscape. Read more
April 24, 2017
Architecture, architecture in lebanon, herzog and de meuron, Iwan Baan
the structure takes advantage of the city’s moderate climate with generously proportioned verandas that encourage outdoor living.
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April 4, 2017
all, Architecture, Beirut, Herzog & de Meuron, Iwan Baan, Lebanon, plants, Residential, terrace, towers
Staggered floor plates and set-back glazing create large planted terraces around this 119-metre tower by Swiss architects Herzog & de Meuron, which overlooks Beirut‘s marina. Read more
March 20, 2017
Architecture, architecture in china, Iwan Baan, OPEN architecture
an oceanic theme has been been translated from the circular on the concrete walls referencing ships, to the brise-soleil on the facade being organized according to the sheet music from ‘ocean’ by the debussy.
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December 6, 2016
Architecture, architecture in the US, Iwan Baan, SO-IL, video
the display includes two works created alongside the green eyl, and a series of three images by photographer luisa lambri.
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November 4, 2016
Architecture, architecture in germany, galleries, herzog and de meuron, Iwan Baan
the plaza, a viewing platform 37 metres above ground, has opened two months ahead of the building’s official inauguration early next year.
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October 26, 2016
Architecture, architecture in the US, Iwan Baan, SANAA
the building, which opened in october 2015, extends beneath a long roof that follows the contours of the undulating site.
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September 10, 2016
all, Architecture, BIG, Iwan Baan, New York, New York City, New York skyscrapers, Residential, Skyscrapers, Slideshows, USA
The VIA 57 West “courtscraper” by Bjarke Ingels’ firm has completed on Manhattan’s West Side and is shown in these images by photographer Iwan Baan (+ slideshow). (more…)