Photograph courtesy of Oyler Wu Collaborative

Taipei Sales Center in Taipei, Taiwan, by Oyler Wu Collaborative, 2013 The following text and images are courtesy of Oyler Wu Collaborative. [caption id="attachment_6626" align="alignnone" width="510" caption="Photograph courtesy of Oyler Wu Collaborative"][/caption] Often the unusual circumstances surrounding the design of a project leads ...Read More

All photographs by John Hill

PARKROYAL on Pickering in Singapore by WOHA, 2013 [caption id="attachment_6537" align="alignnone" width="509" caption="All photographs by John Hill"][/caption] A couple weeks ago I traveled to Singapore to attend the World Architecture Festival (WAF), covering it for World-Architects. Even though I only had half ...Read More

Photo: Iwan Baan, courtesy of OMA

Coach Flagship, Omotesando in Tokyo, Japan, by OMA, 2013. In early April Coach opened its flagship Tokyo store on Omotesando, a strip known as much for its high-end fashion houses as for the architects designing them. Most well known are Prada ...Read More

Image courtesy of Gil Even-Tsur Architecture Workshop

Israel National Library in Jerusalem, Isreal, by Gil Even-Tsur Architecture Workshop, 2012. The following text and images are courtesy Gil Even-Tsur Architecture Workshop for their competition entry for the National Library of Israel. A winner was selected (PDF link) in September ...Read More

Tama Art University Library (Hachiōji campus), 2004—2007, Hachioji-shi, Tokyo, Japan. Photo by Tomio Ohashi

Three Projects by Toyo Ito on the occasion of the 2013 Pritzker Architecture Prize The following images are courtesy the Hyatt Foundation, and quotes are from Toyo Ito: Forces of Nature, edited by Jessie Turnbull (Princeton Architectural Press, 2012). Yesterday came the ...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

Photo: Jeremy San / Studio SKLIM

Hansha Reflection House in Nagoya, Japan by Studio SKLIM, 2011. When I visited Tokyo, Japan some years back, in addition to the numerous Tadao Ando-designed buildings and structures by other architects of note, I really wanted to go see Klein Dytham's ...Read More

Photograph by Ken Lee

Tsutaya Books in Tokyo, Japan by Klein Dytham Architecture, 2011. Even as bookstores around the world shutter as devices like the Kindle and Nook swerve the market to ebooks, new things are still happening in the world of books. The recent ...Read More

Photograph courtesy Architects Rudanko + Kankkunen

Sra Pou Vocational School in Oudong, Cambodia by Architects Rudanko + Kankkunen, 2011. A project that could easily fit within the vein of the books reviewed this week, this vocational school in the Cambodian village of Sra Pou, Udong started with ...Read More

Malacca House

Malacca House in Malacca, Malaysia by SCDA Architects. One of Architectural Record's ten Design Vanguards for 2003, SCDA ...Read More