Haus-Rucker-co: architecture and utopia
 

Haus-Rucker-co: architecture and utopia

In Berlin an exhibition recounts the work by the Austrian group founded in 1967, that can still be traced today in the profiles of numerous architects and artists.

 

Architecture / Nicola Violano

Library at Monterblanc
 

Library at Monterblanc

The library at Monterblanc, France, designed by Studio 02, stands at the center of the village like a great modern hall, offering the town’s inhabitants a central point of focus.

 

Architecture

Life despite here

In her ongoing project “Life despite here” Ieva Saudargaitė depicts Beirut’s perpetual state of disrepair and stagnation in the shadow of the Syrian crisis and a national political vacuum.

 

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Medialibrary La Madeleine
 

Medialibrary La Madeleine

Tank Architectes converted an imposing former police station in La Madeleine, in northern France, into a medialibrary that appears as an extension of the square at street level.

 

Architecture

Crossrail’s progress
 

Crossrail’s progress

New breathtaking images released by Crossrail reveal the progress of the project that will increase rail capacity and will bring people to within 45 minutes of central London.

 

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MMK 2 in the TaunusTurm

In their project for an annex of the MMK Museum für Moderne Kunst Frankfurt Kuehn Malvezzi turned an office into a museum exhibition space for contemporary art.

 

Architecture

Best of #StudentsProjects
 

Best of #StudentsProjects

Domus 986 is on newsstands with the 2015 edition of the Europe’s top 100 schools of architecture and design. Domus web replies with a selection of the best 10 students’ projects published in 2014.

 

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Cooper Hewitt reopens
 

Cooper Hewitt reopens

After a three-year renovation, the Cooper Hewitt Museum reopens today with 10 inaugural exhibitions, transforming the historic Carnegie Mansion into a 21st-century museum.

 

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Workshop at Nový Dvůr

John Pawson completed in a remote part of Bohemia a wokshop to house the small-scale industrial activities of the Monastery of Our Lady Of Nový Dvůr: a building that sits low in the falling landscape, minimising its visual impact on the site.

 

Architecture

Lina Bo Bardi at the MAXXI
 

Lina Bo Bardi at the MAXXI

For the centenary of Lina Bo Bardi’s birth (Rome, 1914 – Sao Paulo, 1992), MAXXI Architettura and Domus pay homage to the great Italian-born Brazilian architect, with an exhibition that narrates the early years of her story, between Milan and Rome.

 

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Sugamo Shinkin Bank
 

Sugamo Shinkin Bank

For the Nakaaoki branch of the Sugamo Shinkin Bank Emmanuelle Moureaux created a space where people wish to stay longer and naturally feel to come back again, with a rhythmical facade that changes expression as people see it from different angles.

 

Architecture

Domus 986 on newsstands

In December: the Gdansk Shakespeare Theatre by Rizzi, the Richti quarter by Magnago Lampugnani in Switzerland, the Lost Villa by Woolf in Nairobi and the new flagship store by Yoshioka in London. Free with Domus the 2015 edition of the Europe’s top 100 schools of architecture and design and, only with the paper edition, the first issue of A published in 1946 and directed by Pagani and Bo Bardi.

 

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