Tag: architecture

Art gallery in Marfa

Posted on June 20th, by Dorthe Smeby in Architecture.
Claesson Koivisto Rune has designed an art gallery in Marfa, the little town perched on the high plains of the Chihuahua desert in Texas.

Waterfall House

Posted on June 5th, by Dorthe Smeby in Architecture.
The Gothenburg based architects Bornstein Lyckefors have designed a 25 sqm concrete box with a spectacular outdoor waterfall shower.

Fondazione Prada

Posted on May 31st, by Dorthe Smeby in Architecture.
Rem Koolhaas recently turned a hundred year old distillery in Milan into a new art center for Fondazione Prada, a cultural organization dedicated to art cinema and philosophy.

Whitney Museum by Renzo Piano

Posted on May 16th, by Dorthe Smeby in Architecture.
The new Whitney Museum of American Art is located in New Yorks Meatpacking District, between the Hudson river and High Line Park.

Advice to the young

Posted on May 15th, by Dorthe Smeby in Architecture.
Norman Foster, one of the architectural icons of our time, advises upcoming architects and artists to make sure that what they´re doing is their true desire.

Swarovski and Snøhetta

Posted on May 7th, by Dorthe Smeby in Architecture.
On the occasion of the Swarovski Kristallweltens 120 year anniversary, Snøhetta has been commissioned to take part in the expansion leading up to the re-opening on April 30.

Under construction: Amager Bakke

Posted on March 6th, by Dorthe Smeby in Architecture.
The smoke rings are ready - the construction of Amager Bakke started in 2013, and will be the cleanest waste-to-energy plant in the world.

Snøhettas Brooklyn Studio design

Posted on February 15th, by Dorthe Smeby in Architecture.
Snøhetta together with the Cuban-American artist and painter José Parlá have converted a warehouse in Gowanus, Brooklyn into Parlá´s working and exhibition studio.

The Vipp Shelter

Posted on January 23rd, by Dorthe Smeby in Architecture, Design.
The Vipp Shelter is the latest product from Danish Vipp, and is described as neither a house nor a mobile home, rather than a spacious, functional, generic and livable industrial object.