The ABC of Architects

This cool video is an alphabetical list of the most important architects with their best known building.

Private Residence / Archiplan Studio

The site is located at a point between the square and the church of a small village in the Po Valley.

Refugia Hotel / MOBIL Arquitectos

The Refugia Hotel is located on the Rilan Peninsula on the Island of Chiloé in the Lakes Region of southern Chile.

Courtyard of Averbode Abbey / OMGEVING

In the summer of 2012 the recently rejuvenated courtyard of Averbode Abbey has opened its doors inviting everyone to enjoy its centuries-old architecture and Baroque church standing at its heart.

34 dwellings / Pasel.Kuenzel architects

The recently completed housing scheme by Rotterdam based pasel.kuenzel architects is part of the urban masterplan Waterstad Goese Schans by West 8.

A Loft For Children / kirsch zt gmbh

The compact two-story building offers a distinctive identity in a heterogeneous urban environment and blends in harmoniously with its surroundings.

Eneco Headquarters / Hofman Dujardin Architects

The Amsterdam based firm Hofman Dujardin Architects, in collaboration with Fokkema & Partners, has played a leading role in helping sustainable energy company Eneco to practise what it preaches. They have designed the interiors for Eneco’s headquarters building in Rotterdam.

Taller S-AR Office / S-AR stación-Arquitectura

Placed on the back part of a terrain, a volume is partially buried leaving the visual depth of the existing backyard free, becoming an extension of it.

Toyo Ito: “What Was Metabolism? Reflections on the Life of Kiyonori...

The Metabolist Movement in the 1960s established the foundation from which contemporary architecture in Japan has emerged up to the present.

Studio Schoot / diederendirrix architects

Studio Schoot lies in a green setting on the edge of the village of Oirschot, a town in the southern Netherlands.

SBD25 / APOLLO Architects & Associates

Located in the Seongbuk-dong district in the northern part of Seoul, the site for this building was in a high-end residential area dotted with old Korean architecture, castle walls, and historical landmarks.

Sports Centre Pajol / Brisac Gonzalez

Pajol Sports Centre is a new facility in the 18th arrondissement of Paris and includes martial arts studios, fitness facilities and a youth centre.

Bay South Garden / Wilkinson Eyre Architects

Two of the largest climate-controlled conservatories in the world have been constructed as the architectural centrepiece of Singapore’s new 54-hectare Bay South Garden, the first completed part of the Gardens by the Bay project.

Interviewing Shinichi Ogawa

In the interview, Tokyo-based architect Shinichi Ogawa shares his thoughts on minimalism and how his residences can accommodate a range of human desires

PPS. Ponzano Primary School / C+S ASSOCIATI

Ponzano Primary School is designed for 375 children aged from 6 to 10. It houses 15 classrooms and special spaces for art, music, computer, language and science, a gymnasium, a canteen and a library.

Platform of Arts and Creativity / Pitagoras Arquitectos

The Platform for Arts and Creativity is a project based on an infrastructure that has transformed the Old Open Market Area of Guimarães into a multifunctional space dedicated to artistic, cultural and social-economic activity.

Beach House E-3 / Vertice Arquitectos

Taking advantage of the lot slope, the project is proposed as a volume set worked with different materials and textures in three levels..

SCube / AGi architects

S Cube family chalet is made up of three intertwined beach houses. ...

Extension Of The Building Academy Salzburg / soma architecture

soma’s design creates a new foyer and entrance topography to the Building Academy, and adapts an existing factory hall into a cultural venue.

L-House / Architects Collective ZT GmbH

Located on the outskirts of a small settlement in the South of Austria’s Burgenland region, L-House is surrounded by the brilliance of natural light.