New building at Albert Einstein High School / NBJ

The overall restructuring of Albert Einstein High School, ends with the completion of the last building renovation developed by the architect agency NBJ associated with François Privat architects. The High School is a vast building of the 60’s.

32BNY: Firminy (José Oubrerie)

In this video José Oubrerie, an architect and protégé of Le Corbusier, remembers his time working for Corbu, working on the Church in Firminy.

Casa Planalto de Flavio Castro, São Paulo, Brazil

Two large volumes define the form of the ‘planalto house’ located in sao paulo by FC Studio. Watch a Video about the house after the jump.

Encants Barcelona – Fira de Bellcaire

prompt made documentary on the old market of Encants Vells, the construction and the transfer to the new market Encants Barcelona Fira de Bellcaire, designed by b720 Fermín Vázquez arquitectos.

Jewish Museum Berlin

The Jüdisches Museum in Berlin is hard to forget. Its poignant impression pierces the memory and expands shortly after its initial puncture.

Shigeru Ban: Emergency shelters made from paper

Long before sustainability became a buzzword, architect Shigeru Ban had begun his experiments with ecologically-sound building materials such as cardboard tubes and paper. (Filmed at TEDx Tokyo)

Koyasan Guest House by Alphaville

Kyoto-based architects Alphaville, have completed a small guest house for tourists visiting the sacred Koyasan (Mt. Koya) in Wakayama Prefecture, Japan.

Floating neighborhoods reimagine coastal living

At TEDxBoston, Brian Healy spoke about his vision for creating a floating, residential neighborhood in the Boston Harbor

Villa Savoye: The five points of architecture

This is a personal project to show the five points of a new architecture proposed by Le Corbusier in 1926.

Private House in Parma / Lucio Serpagli architects

The new building is by the side of the recent development of Borgo Val di Taro, in a large residential neighbourhood under urbanization.

Japan New National Stadium by Zaha Hadid

Take a virtual tour of Japan Olympic Stadium project designed by Zaha Hadid

Henry Architecture Part 1: 1926 Construction

HENRY ARCHITECTURE, PART 1: 1926 CONSTRUCTION is one of two videos about the Henry Art Gallery's architecture.

Cultural Center of Viana do Castelo / Eduardo Souto de Moura

The cultural center of Viana do Castelo is a project inserted into the privileged space of marginal river mouth Lima, around an axis that is claimed as new cultural centrality of Minho.

Volcano Visitor Center / Foldes Architects

Kemenes Volcanopark Visitor Center lays 200 km West of Budapest, and has been realised following a national architectural contest announced in 2009

BLUE PIE / rzlbd

Blue pie is a transformation of a typical Torontonian condo into the celebration of a man’s living style and artistic curiosities.

City Sanctuary Crafted from Common Materials & Complex Modelling

Two experimental, sculptural timber pavilions formed an “Embassy for Refugees” on London’s South Bank this summer.

Scaled Back House / ROOVICE

A 43-year-old wooden house has been renovated based on the design that was jointly developed with the owner.

Kaptol Staircases / Firma d.o.o.

Kaptol staircases in Sarajevo were envisaged as homage and monument to the prominent poets of the Bosnian capital city.

The world’s tallest slum: Caracas’ notorious Tower of David

Welcome to the world’s tallest slum: poverty-ridden Venezuela’s Tower of David. Squatters took over this very unfinished 45-story skyscraper in the early 1990s..

Bakery in Oporto / Paulo Merlini

The bakery has three different environments so that the costumer can select the space that fits better to his or her mood, rather than have to adapt itself to an imposing environment.