• Presenting art

    Presenting art

    First phase of EDP foundation’s MAAT in Lisbon nears completion.  The first phase of a contemporary art kunsthalle designed by AL_A, headed by Amanda Levete, launched at the start of October in Lisbon with a site-specific installation by French artist Dominique Gonzalez-Foester.  Led by Director Pedro Gadanho and commissioned by the EDP Foundation, the Museum

  • Marrakech Congress Centre Wins ‘The Plan’ Award

    Marrakech Congress Centre Wins ‘The Plan’ Award

    The striking, robust new congress centre for Marrakech, by Tabanlioglu Architects, has won the prestigious ‘The Plan’ magazine award for future projects, in the Office & Business Category. The new congress centre for Marrakech promises to be a sheltered place within which its visitors unite, with a design that respects both the site’s history and

  • Interconnecting Designs For Life

    Interconnecting Designs For Life

    A high-end, mixed-use development that forms part of a new urban township called Medini in Iskandar, Malaysia, is nearing completion. The flagship scheme for Medini features over 2.0 hectares of green space designed by UK and Singapore based Grant Associates and aims to promote residents’ and visitors’ wellbeing through therapeutic horticulture. Envisaged by developer Pulau

  • To Sense, To Taste, To Savour

    To Sense, To Taste, To Savour

    Vinero Winery and Hotel was designed by CM Mimarlık, with the architectural design led by Cem Sorguç and a team consisting of Elvan Çakıt, Özlem Yılmaz, Gizem Candemir, Deniz Gezgin and Amina Rezoug. Situated in Çanakkale / Turkey, the Vinero Winery and Hotel spreads over 16.000 sqm. The architectural project itself belongs to Tekeli-Sisa Architectural

  • The Potting Sheds

    The Potting Sheds

    Three talented Leeds Beckett graduates are set to leave their architectural mark on the University’s Headingley Campus, after winning a competition to design a new research centre. Alumni Gareth Roberts, Nick Wright and Danny Wallace, who all studied both BA (Hons) Architecture and MArch Architecture at Leeds Beckett, impressed the judging panel with their ‘The

  • Architecture Bake Off

    Architecture Bake Off

    WATG hosted The Great Architectural Bake Off recently, which saw Rogers, Stirk Harbour & Partners and Jestico & Whiles crowned joint overall architectural baking champions with their pint-sized versions of the Millennium Dome and the Santa Caterina Market in Barcelona. As part of the competition, some of the biggest names in architecture came together in

  • Tea Time

    Tea Time

    T-bar has been born as a tearoom by Dos G Arquitectos. Over the years it has evolved extending the offer to its customers and becoming a “natural fast food” franchise.  A new concept was required in order to open a new branch in the banking centre of Panama, it had to make clear the origins

  • The Grand Boutique Resort

    The Grand Boutique Resort

    Multidisciplinary architecture and brand development agency GeoID were responsible for bringing to life Turkey’s “Grand Boutique Resort”, the Maxx Royal Kemer Resort. Located on the beaches on Antalya at the foothills of the Taurus Mountains, the resort’s unique design concept was strongly influenced by the four elements of the universe. GeoID used this source of

  • Focusing on Form

    Focusing on Form

    Nulty+ has recently completed work on the lighting scheme for the new 37,000 sq ft retail space the Body Studio in Selfridges. The new retail concept within the London flagship store is completely dedicated to women’s body wear. Working closely with the team at Selfridges and the interior architects Neri & Hu, Nulty+ created the iconic