Binhai Public Library – MVRDV

An amazing library that looks like a huge eyeball in in Tianjin (China) has been built by Dutch firm MVRDV. The atrium of Binhai Public Library is designed to look like a 3D…

“BIG” – Bjarke Ingels Group

This is a name to know. At only 43, Danish-born architect has received a bunch of important commissions, founded his own studio “BIG” (Bjarke Ingels Group) and is making his…

Basque Culinary Center – VAUMM

The new building where the Basque Culinary Center is based is located in a plot tangentially to the Miramon Technological Park. This proximity condition along with the steep slope of the lot…

Spiral Skyscrapers

Since the days of the Tower of Babel in Babylon, humans have always dreamed of building higher and higher. Competing to create not just the tallest but the most original…

African floating schools

A new wave of African creatives is on the rise and making a name for itself across Africa and abroad. Nigerian architect Kunlé Adeyemi is the creator of floating schools for Lagos Lagoon. He also…

The Shaolin Flying Monks Theatre

Monks perform levitation over a huge wind tunnel at this amphitheatre, designed by Latvian studio Mailitis Architects on a Chinese mountain. The Shaolin Flying Monks Theatre stands on a slope covered in cypress trees…

Alvaro Siza

Great inclined walls, sinuous layout, ample spaces alternating with others in dialogue with those of the museum. Great Portuguese architect Alvaro Siza just had an exhibition of drawings, projects and objects revealing…