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Sculptures as far as the eye can see. But you cannot marvel at them in a museum but on the floor of the Atlantic Ocean. So better you wear your diving goggles to take a closer look. Museo Atlántico, the amazing underwater world is situated 14 metres deep down pristine waters near the south coast […]

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The Mexican architecture office Estudio 3.14 created the ironic proposal “Prison Wall” for the American-Mexican border fortification. Regardless of the landscape and environment, a pink 3,144 kilometres long structure stretches along the boundary. The gigantic proposal should reveal the absurdity of Donald Trump’s plan. More than a Wall The parameters of the design were given […]

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The 2016 World Architecture News Awards (WAN Awards) in the category of “Adaptive Reuse, Residential & Mixed Use” went to Bornstein Lyckefors Architects. In the deep forests of Värmland, the Swedish office transformed an unaspiring former school building into an architectural highlight, simply by fixing raw logs to the façade. The Torsby Finnskog Centrum In […]

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2.120 exhibitors from 45 countries, 250.000 visitors including 80.000 from abroad: Last week the world’s leading trade fair for architecture, materials and systems took place here in Munich. Our dear colleague Julia from the magazine MAPPE made a video for everybody who missed it. Find more about BAU 2017 here!

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The small community of Djedeida, situated nearby Tunis, Tunisia, has now a notable landmark: The Lilu Natural Swimming Pool. But it’s not only a basin, it’s a whole aquatic complex with an unique architecture, which includes also a Turkish bath, a health club and an organic café. Remarkably, the facility doesn’t need any water or […]

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On January 11th 2017, there will be the big opening of Hamburg’s Elbphilharmonie. Special guests such as Angela Merkel and other well-known personalities will see a stunning light show in the HafenCity quarter of Hamburg. After 15 years of work and a lot more money spent than expected (estimated costs: 241 million, final costs: 789 […]

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