Photo: Joao Morgado – Architecture Photography

Vaulted Cork Pavilion in Porto, Portugal, by Pedro de Azambuja Varela, Maria João de Oliveira and Emmanuel Novo, 2013 The following text and images are courtesy of Joao Morgado and the architects. [caption id="attachment_6707" align="alignnone" width="510" caption="Photo: Joao Morgado – Architecture Photography"][/caption] The ...Read More

Photograph by Christian Bøcker Sørensen

Fire Shelter: 01 in Copenhagen, Denmark, by Simon Hjermind Jensen, 2012. The following text and images are courtesy of SHJWORKS/Simon Hjermind Jensen. FIRE SHELTER: 01 is a personal project located at Sydhavnstippen in Copenhagen. The starting point for the design emerged from ...Read More

Photograph by T+E, courtesy of HWCD

Bamboo Courtyard Teahouse in Yangzhou, China, by HWCD, 2012. The following text and images are courtesy HWCD. Located in the ShiQiao garden in Yangzhou, a city to the northwest of Shanghai, there is a floating Bamboo Courtyard Teahouse designed by Chinese architect ...Read More

Photograph by John Hill

Nature Boardwalk at Lincoln Park Zoo in Chicago, Illinois, by Studio Gang Architects, 2010. On a recent trip to Chicago a good deal of my agenda revolved around the work of Studio Gang Architects. I visited their studio, got a tour ...Read More

Photograph courtesy of IaaC

Endesa Pavilion in Barcelona, Spain, by IaaC, 2011. The following text and images are courtesy Institute for advanced architecture in Catalonia (IaaC). Endesa Pavilion is a self-sufficient solar prototype installed at the Marina Dock, within the framework of the International BCN Smart ...Read More

Photograph © HG Esch

Porsche Pavilion in Wolfsburg, Germany by HENN, 2012. The Autostadt is a theme park in Wolfsburg, Germany, that is focused on "people, cars and what moves them." The mobility-themed park, which is laid out around an artificial lagoon, features pavilions for ...Read More

Photograph by Ateliereen architecten

Viewing Tower in Reusel, the Netherlands by Ateliereen architecten, 2009. Six asymmetrically stacked boxes define this viewing platform that marks the entrance to a recreational area near the small town of Reusel in the Netherlands. About 50 such spots are marked ...Read More

Photo courtesy Marcus O'Reilly Architects

Red Stair Amphitheatre in Melbourne, Australia by Marcus O'Reilly Architects. Rising from Queensbridge Square, a public space along the Southbank Promenade of the Yarra River in Melbourne, is a red stair that serves as a beacon, an amphitheater, and a place ...Read More

Approach from the east. Photograph by John Hill.

Jane's Carousel in Brooklyn, New York by Ateliers Jean Nouvel, 2011. On September 16, 2011 Jane's Carousel officially opened in a small but prominent corner of Brooklyn Bridge Park between the Manhattan and Brooklyn Bridges. Designed by French architect Jean Nouvel ...Read More

Photograph by Paul Rivera, ArchPhoto; courtesy Parque Humano

Pabellon en el Bosque in Valle de Bravo, Mexico by Parque Humano, 2011. For many architects a pavilion is a dream commission. Approaching pure sculpture, the broad typology departs from the stringent functions that define buildings like houses, schools, offices, and ...Read More