Photo courtesy of Im OÖ Kulturquartier

Höhenrausch.3 in Linz, Austria, by Various Architects and Artists, 2013 [caption id="attachment_6729" align="alignnone" width="509" caption=" Photographs by Otto Saxinger and Andreas Kepplinger; courtesy of Im OÖ Kulturquartier"][/caption] The first time I heard about some of the rooftop structures atop the Im OÖ ...Read More

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 Jan Bitter, courtesy of WAA

V' House in Maastricht, Netherlands, by Wiel Arets Architects, 2013 The following text and images are courtesy of Wiel Arets Architects (WAA). [caption id="attachment_6658" align="alignnone" width="510" caption="Photograph by Jan Bitter, courtesy of WAA"][/caption] V’ House was constructed for a couple that collects vintage ...Read More

Photo by João Morgado, courtesy of Tiago do Vale Architects

Three Cusps Chalet in Sé de Braga, Portugal, by Tiago do Vale Architects, 2013 The following text and images are courtesy Tiago do Vale Architects. [caption id="attachment_6638" align="alignnone" width="509" caption="Photo by João Morgado, courtesy of Tiago do Vale Architects"][/caption] HISTORICAL CONTEXT In the second ...Read More

All photographs by Marie Caroline Lucat, courtesy of A+ Architects

Jean-Claude Carrière Theatre in Montpellier, France, by A+ Architecture, 2013 [caption id="attachment_6567" align="alignnone" width="509" caption="All photographs by Marie Caroline Lucat, courtesy of A+ Architects"][/caption] Given the 21st-century goal of reducing carbon emissions in everything from manufacturing and transportation to food production and ...Read More

Photograph by David Schreyer

High School Extension with "Crinkled Wall" in Kufstein, Austria, by Johannes Wiesflecker and Karl-Heinz Klopf, 2012 [caption id="attachment_6472" align="alignnone" width="509" caption="Photograph by David Schreyer"][/caption] Paper is a suitable metaphor for knowledge, considering how ideas have been expressed and shared via books and ...Read More

All photographs by John Hill

Pedestrian Connection in Chur, Switzerland, by Esch Sintzel Architects, 2012 [caption id="attachment_6387" align="alignnone" width="509" caption="All photographs by John Hill"][/caption] On a recent trip to Switzerland I was fortunate enough to visit Peter Zumthor's Therme Vals, a masterpiece of light, dark, and water. ...Read More

Photograph by Jens Lindhe, courtesy of Dorte Mandrup Architects

Ama'r Children's Culture House in Copenhagen, Denmark, by Dorte Mandrup Architects, 2013 The following text and images are courtesy of Dorte Mandrup Architects. [caption id="attachment_5637" align="alignnone" width="510" caption="Photograph by Jens Lindhe"][/caption] The Ama'r Children’s Culture House is an innovative project developed with the ...Read More

Photo © AWP, Anna Positano

Water Treatment Plant in Évry, France, by AWP, 2013 [caption id="attachment_5608" align="alignnone" width="509" caption="Photo © AWP, Anna Positano"][/caption] Over ten years ago AWP won a competition for the enlargement of Évry's water purification plant, located on the edge of the Seine River ...Read More

Photograph by Jasmin Schuller

Tunnel Monitoring Complex in Hausmannstaetten, Austria, by Dietger Wissounig Architekten, 2012 The following text and images are courtesy of Dietger Wissounig Architekten. [caption id="attachment_5562" align="alignnone" width="508" caption="Photograph by Jasmin Schuller"][/caption] The large complex of buildings nestled on level ground along the new ...Read More