Archive for the ‘Art Center’ Category
Wednesday, January 25th, 2017
Article source: Gottesman-Szmelcman Architecture
Gottesman-Szmelcman Architecture, the award-winning architectural firm based in Israel and France founded by architects Asaf Gottesman and Ami Szmelcman, will celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Gottesman Etching Center, a state-of-the-art venue for artists from Israel and around the world focused on the art, technique and production of etching works and home to the largest etching press in Israel with a maximal format capability of 130×230 cm, located in Kibbutz Cabri in the Western Galilee, Israel with a special event and lectures on Saturday, November 12, 2016.
Image Courtesy © Amit Geron
Tuesday, January 17th, 2017
Article source: Snøhetta
Twenty two years after completing the first expansion to the Lillehammer Art Museum, Snøhetta is honored to expand the project yet again, creating a holistic expression for both the art museum and the adjacent cinema. Integration of art plays a central role in all aspects of the project, from the landscape to the program to the buildings themselves.
Image Courtesy © Mark Syke
- Architects: Snøhetta
- Project: Lillehammer Art Museum and Cinema Expansion
- Location: Oppland, Norway
- Photography: Mark Syke and Ketil Jacobsen
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)