Architecture

Manifattura Tabacchi, Florence, Italy

Manifattura Tabacchi: a center for the contemporary, in Florence

With a degree in Business Economics from Bocconi University in Milan, and extensive experience in Italy and the UK, since 2016 Giovanni Manfredi has been the CEO of the independent English Aermont Group, specializing...
Tecla by Mario Cucinella Architects & WASP

The future of architecture? It’s in 3D

The idea of making an object with a printer that reproduces three dimensions already opened up new application frontiers of technological innovation. But the fact that this technique can reach the point of constructing...

Riverfront with view

Client/Owner: City of PragueLocation: Rašín, Hořejší and Dvořák Embankments, Prague, Czech RepublicArchitectural Design: petrjanda/brainwork - Petr Janda | principal architect, project initiatorTeam members: Anna Podroužková, Maty Donátová, Bára Simajchlová | architectsDesign timeline: 2009 -...
POAN Educational Institution, Fujian, by Cun Panda Design

On a children’s scale

Architecture: Artisan of CUN PANDA Architecture DesignChief designer: JC LinAssistant designer: CUN PANDA Design TeamProject planning: LELE Brand StrategyPhoto credits: GL YANG “If we compare life to a dense forest, then kids are saplings, ready...
Church of Beatified Restituta, Brno

The Church of Beatified Restituta: rainbow colors and symbolic revelations

Client: Roman Catholic Parish of Brno-LesnáArchitectural design: Atelier Štěpán; Marek Jan Štěpán, principal architectFacade drawings: Petr KvíčalaPhoto credits: BoysPlayNice The Church of Beatified Restituta bears witness to the fact that religious architecture is no longer...
Olympic House, Lausanne

Architecture shapes behaviour

Owner: IOC (International Olympic Committee)Architecture: 3XN, IttenBrechbühlInterior design & Workspace planning: RBSGROUPArchitectural lighting design: Jesper KongshaugLandscape design: Hüsler & AssociésJoinery, lamella wall cladding, coffee points, furniture: Schwab-systemFurnishings: Vitra + UniquementVotreKitchens: Frigorie, Ginox, Roger Seematter,...

Self-made manifesto

Owner: Studio ThonikArchitecture: Thomas Widdershoven/Studio Thonik in collaboration with Arjan van Ruyven/MMX ArchitectenInterior design: Thomas Widdershoven, Nikki Gonnissen/Studio Thonik; Staircase designed by envisions (Sanne Schuurman and Simone Post)Furnishings: Furniture designed by Hans Lensvelt; Richard...
National Museum of Qatar - Design Ateliers Jean Nouvel - Photo © Iwan Baan

Inspired by the past, to lead the future

Client: Qatar MuseumsArchitecture: Jean Nouvel (Ateliers Jean Nouvel)Landscape design: Michel DesvigneLandscape engineering: AecomEngineers: Arup LondonArchitect of record: QDCRoads design: Aecom & ParsonsMuseography: Renaud PierardScenography: Ducks Scéno (Michel Cova)Facades: BCS & IngphiLighting design: Licht Kunst...
Yanlord Clubhouse, Shenzhen

Feel, imagine, communicate

Owner: Yanlord LandInterior design: CL3 ArchitectsMain Contractor: China Huashi Enterprises CompanyFurnishings: on design, TribùPhoto credits: Nirut Benjabanpot, b+m studio Kelvin Flexibility and cultural context are the winning cards played by CL3 Architects for the design...
The Sesto San Giovanni station designed by Renzo Piano Building Workshop with Ottavio Di Blasi & Partners

Architecture that mends

Envisioned as a footbridge connecting the two sides of the city separated by the railroad itself, this walkway in iron and glass is actually a true urban planning initiative that has the objective of...
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