Museums

Delfina Foundation

studio octopi

22 Apr 2014

Studio Octopi won the Delfina Foundation project through an invited competition organised by Nous Collaborative. Originally located at 29 Catherine Place in an Edwardian townhouse in Victoria, the Foundation has expanded into the adjacent building, giving it a combined area total of 4,564 square feet. The redevelopment has increased the number of residents at one time from four to eight, as well

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Contemporary Art Center Córdoba

Nieto Sobejano Arquitectos S.L.P.

22 Apr 2014

Architecture is always feeding on images concealed in our memory. Ideas that at some point become clear and unexpectedly mark the outset of a project. Perhaps for this reason the echoes of the Hispano-Muslim culture still present in Córdoba have unconsciously meant more than a margin note in this project. In contrast to the homogeneity that globalized civilization seems to impose in all

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Bennie G. Thompson Academic & Civil Rights Research Center

Duvall Decker Architects, P.A.

22 Apr 2014

Any site is the ground of a culture, a history, a landscape, and is poised to let its people continue their story. At Tougaloo College the character of the ground is intense and palpable, an active participant in the meaning of the place. This historically black liberal arts institution proudly lives its mission, 'Where History Meets the Future'. Founded on a former slave plantation, the campus

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Danish National Maritime Museum

Kossmann.dejong

06 Mar 2014

Kossmann.dejong has designed the display for the Danish National Maritime Museum in Helsingør. The new building, designed by BIG (Bjarke Ingels Group), is placed around a former dry dock and the exhibition spaces are all underground. In order to make Denmark's infamous maritime history attractive to a broad audience, Kossmann.dejong visualised a metaphor of a journey. The 5000 m2

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Duddell's

Studioilse

18 Feb 2014

Studioilse's design puts the human being at the centre. Headed by Ilse Crawford, Studioilse work as creative directors, interior architects and designers, across brand development, concept creation, interiors, furniture and product design. Duddell's is conceived as a place that works reciprocally with the people and things around, and provides a stage for those who use it. A comfortable sitting

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