Archive for the ‘Art Center’ Category
Tuesday, January 10th, 2017
Article source: realities:united
The original concept for the building by Nieto Sobejano Arquitectos proposed the integration of a low-resolution light and media façade on the building surface, facing Río Guadalquivir. realities:united was commissioned to further develop the conception and the design for this media skin in close cooperation with the architects.
Image Courtesy © Markus Koob
- Architects: realities:united
- Project: C3A
- Location: Centro de Creacion Artistica Contemporánea de Andalucía, Parque de Miraflores, 14009 Córdoba, Spain
- Photography: Markus Koob, realities-united and Roland-Halbe
- Models: Nieto Sobejano Arquitectos
- Work performed: Artistic & technical concept, design, planning, software conception, site management
- Project team: Marie Banâtre, Johann Christoph Bätz, Christoph von Mach, Daniel Mock, Malte Niedringhaus, Ulrich Pohl, Christian Riekoff, Stefan Tietke, Christoph Wagner, Markus Wiedauer
- Project collaboration: Nieto Sobejano Arquitectos (architecture & project partnership), FCC Construccion S.A. (general contractor), Iluminación Lledó S.A. (construction of lighting facade system)
- Year: 2006 (design)/ 2012 (completion)/ 2016 (opening)
- Status: Completed
Thursday, January 5th, 2017
Article source: Schiattarella Associati
The Rome-based architectural office Schiattarella Associati was awarded twice: “Concept Winner” at this year’s ICONIC AWARDS and Honorable Mention at the AAP 2016 for the Addiriyah Contemporary Art Center project in Saudi Arabia.
The ICONIC AWARDS, a design competition under the aegis of the German Design Council, are held annually to recognize outstanding architectural projects and design products. Amongst media partners in 2016 competition, Atrium, Dezeen, World-architets.com.
Image Courtesy © Schiattarella Associati
- Architects: Schiattarella Associati
- Project: Addirriyah Contemporary Art Center
- Location: Addirriyah, Saudi Arabia
- Software used: Autodesk Revit, Autocad and Rhino
- Client: Arriyadh Development Authority
- Year: 2015-2016
Tuesday, December 20th, 2016
Article source: Walters & Cohen Architects
In 2011, the practice won an invited competition to design a new arts building for the well-established independent school in St John’s Wood. Taking its cue from the mass and footprint of the listed, semi-detached villas on the site adjacent, the four-storey building is designed to resemble a single large property. The complexity of the project is heightened by its location on a prominent corner plot in the St John’s Wood conservation area, where proposed developments attract a lot of attention.
Image Courtesy © Dennis Gilbert
- Architects: Walters & Cohen Architects
- Project: Arts building for The American school
- Location: London, England
- Photography: Dennis Gilbert and Marcus Peel
Tuesday, December 6th, 2016
Article source: Stipfold
Harmoniously integrated in the urban area of the city, building still stands with a distinct character of its own. Focal point of the design was to make the space easy to navigate and enriched with a daylight. Overall aesthetics was hugely influenced by Daniel Libeskind’s Royal Ontario Museum architecture.
Image Courtesy © Stipfold
- Architects: Stipfold
- Project: Art Academy
- Location: Tbilisi, Georgia
- Project Leader: Beka Pkhakadze
- Architecture Team: Ucha Tsotseria / Luka Machablishvil
- Copywriter: Mika Motskobili
- Area: 2000 sq.m.
- Year: 2012
- Status: Concept
Wednesday, November 30th, 2016
Article source: v2com
URBANLOGIC (Hong Kong and Berlin) have been named a winner in the annual AAP American Architecture Prize, which recognises the most outstanding architecture worldwide.
The AAP American Architecture Prize honours exceptional designs across three disciplines: architectural design, interior design, and landscape architecture.
East Elevation With Main Entrance, Image Courtesy © Hui Jun Wang, Yuan-Sheng Chen, Florian Pucher, Milan Svatek, Christian Junge
- Architects: URBANLOGIC Ltd
- Project: Arts Factory and Innovation Center
- Location: Mianzhu, Deyang, Sichuan Province, P.R. China
- Photography: Hui Jun Wang, Yuan-Sheng Chen, Florian Pucher, Milan Svatek, Christian Junge
- Software used: 3dS Max and V-Ray
- Client: RHR Sichuan Pristine Glass Co. Ltd, Chengdu
- Project team: Christian Junge (project director), Hui Jun Wang, Yuan-Sheng Chen, Florian Pucher, Milan Svatek
- Collaboration: C-Office, Zhongxu Architectural Design Co. Ltd, Beijing
- Site area: 57.000 m2
- Gross Floor Area: 40.000 m2
- Project status: Planning permission granted in 10/2015; currently preparing construction
Friday, October 21st, 2016
Article source: De Zwarte Hond
Realised Phase 1 with existing town hall premises to the left, Image Courtesy © Michel Kievits
- Architects: De Zwarte Hond
- Project: Het Kielzog Cultural and Municipal Complex
- Location: Hoogezand, The Netherlands
- Photography: Michel Kievits
- Client: Municipality of Hoogezand-Sappemeer
- Area: Total 9250 m2 – Phase 1: 5.100 m2 & Phase 2: 4.150 m2
- Year: Phase 1 : 2013 – 2016 / Phase 2: To be determined
Friday, October 21st, 2016
Article source: João Mendes Ribeiro Arquitecto Lda.
The Arquipélago – Contemporary Arts Centre seeks to unite the different scales and times of its parts.
It is a transdisciplinary project whose mission is to disseminate, create and produce emerging culture: a space of exchange and interface for people, knowledge and events.
Image Courtesy © José Campos
- Architects: Menos é Mais Arquitectos Associados, Lda. and João Mendes Ribeiro Arquitecto Lda.
- Project: Arquipélago – Contemporary Arts Centre
- Location: Ribeira Grande, São Miguel, Azores, Portugal
- Photography: José Campos
- Software used: Autocad
- Client: Regional Directorate of Culture (DRaC) of the Regional Government of the Azores
- Authors: Francisco Vieira de Campos, Cristina Guedes, João Mendes Ribeiro
- Project Managers: Adalgisa Lopes, Jorge Teixeira Dias, Inês Mesquita, Filipe Catarino
- Project Team (Menos é Mais Arquitectos Associados, Lda.): Cristina Maximino, João Pontes, Luís Campos, Ana Leite Fernandes, Mariana Sendas, Pedro Costa, Inês Ferreira, João Fernandes
- Project Team (João Mendes Ribeiro Arquitecto, Lda.): Catarina Fortuna, Ana Cerqueira, Ana Rita Martins, António Ferreira da Silva, Cláudia Santos, Joana Figueiredo, João Branco
- Structural Engineer: Hipólito Sousa, Jerónimo Botelho, Pedro Pinto (SOPSEC,SA)
- Hydraulic Installations: Diogo Leite, Filipe Freitas, Jorge Rocha (SOPSEC,SA)
- Electrical Installations: Raul Serafim, Hélder Ferreira (Raul Serafim & Associados, Lda)
- Constructor: Consórcio Somague, Marques S.A. e Tecnovia
- Supervising: Pedro Câmara (Eng. Tavares Vieira, Lda.)
- Area: 12.914 m² (9.736 m² buildings + 3.178 m² exterior arrangement)
- Project: 2007-2010
- Construction: 2011- 2014
Thursday, October 20th, 2016
Article source: The Oslo School of Architecture and Design (AHO)
The project is located in Kleivan, north of the Polar Circle, in an archipelago formed by an 1100 m high wall of mountains and cliffs that stretches 250 kms. into the North Sea.
The Bands from the south SMALL, Image Courtesy © The Oslo School of Architecture and Design (AHO)
Wednesday, October 5th, 2016
Article source: REX architecture
The board of directors of the Ronald O. Perelman Performing Arts Center (The Perelman Center) and President & Director Maggie Boepple today unveiled the design for the new performing arts center, located at the World Trade Center site. Set to open in 2020, The Perelman Center will produce and premiere theater, dance, music, film, opera, and multidisciplinary works while offering a range of amenities for visitors and residents in the Lower Manhattan community.
FRONTAL DAY RENDER , Image Courtesy © LUXIGON
- Architects: REX architecture
- Project: The Perelman Center
- Location: New York, USA
- Photography: CHRIS JANJIC
- Rendering: LUXIGON, FRONT and DBOX
- Client: Ronald O. Perelman Performing Arts Center at the World Trade Center
- Personnel: Adam Chizmar (PL), Maur Dessauvage, Alysen Hiller Fiore (PL), Sebastian Hofmeister, Suemin Jeon, Claire Kuang, Kirby Liu, Weronika Marciniak, Joshua Prince-Ramus, Vaidotas Vaiciulis
- Competition Team: Giannantonio Bongiorno, Adam Chizmar (PL), Alberto Cumerlato, Mahasti Fakourbayat, Alysen Hiller Fiore (PL), Gabriel Jewell-Vitale, Min Kim, Dominyka Mineikyte, Elizabeth Nichols, Joshua Prince-Ramus, Raul Rodriguez, Michal Sapko, Emma Silverblatt, Elina Spruza, Michele Tonizzo, Vaidotas Vaiciulis, Michael Volk, Cristina Webb
- Executive Architect: Davis Brody Bond
- Consultants: Arup, CCI, Charcoalblue, Cost Plus, Ducibella Venter & Santore, Front, Jaros Baum & Bolles, Jenkins & Huntington, Magnusson Klemencic, RWDI, Sciame, Silman, Thornton Tomasetti / Weidlinger, Threshold, Wilson Ihrig
- Area: 8,400 m2 (90,000 sf)
- Status: Invited competition 2014, first prize 2015, commenced Schematic Design 2016, completion expected 2020
Thursday, September 22nd, 2016
Article source: Wingårdhs
Long and narrow like a tube, but solid and unmovable like a block of concrete – in between these two extremes stands the extension to the Marl town hall, designed by Bakema and van den Broek in 1958-62. Their ponderous brutalism resounds through the massive walls of the extension, where the trees on the site have been made to leave their imprint. A relief art work signed by artist Lars Bergström. The position behind the main building makes the extension fall in with the pattern of the place. At the same time, its positioning above the glass boxes of the entrance and the café gives the concrete tube a lightness which is underscored by the long cantilever overlooking the lake. The 7×7 metre narrow art gallery is adapted to the purpose of accommodating temporary sculpture exhibitions. Clear incident lighting from large apertures in various directions varies the character of the 85-metre-long room and links it to the sculpture park outside. A new catwalk over the refurbished piazza points the way directly to the new entrance.
Image Courtesy © Wingårdhs
- Architects: Wingårdhs
- Project: Art museum
- Location: Marl, Germany
- Software used: 3D-studio MAX, AutoCAD, Adobe Illustrator