Cultural Architecture

Cultural Architecture, Swiss Architecture

Natural History Museum and State Archives / Estudio Barozzi Veiga

The new building for the Natural History Museum of Basel and the State Archives of Basel-Stadt wants to become a new urban landmark. Estudio Barozzi Veiga entry for the International competition awarded with the Fifth Prize. Barozzi Veiga Museum proposal technical information Architects: Estudio Barozzi Veiga Location: Basel, Switzerland Architect in Charge: Fabrizio Barozzi , Alberto Veiga Project Year: 2015

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Toyo Ito Sendai Mediatheque in MOMA
Architecture, Japanese Architecture

A Japanese Constellation in MOMA: Toyo Ito, SANAA, and Beyond

With the title of A Japanese Constellation: Toyo Ito, SANAA, and Beyond the MoMa exhibition will focus on the network of architects and designers that has developed around Pritzker Prize winner Toyo Ito. MoMa exhibition information Gallery: MoMA, New York Dates: March 13th – June 4th 2016 Architects works: Toyo Ito, Kazuyo Sejima, Ryue Nishizawa, Sou Fujimoto, Akihisa Hirata, and…

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Sou Fujimoto Musashino library
Cultural Architecture, Japanese Architecture

Musashino Art University Museum & Library / Sou Fujimoto

This Musashino Art University Museum & Library project in Tokyo by Japanese architects Sou Fujimoto proposes a new relation between the user, books and nature. Musashino Art University Museum & Library technical information Architects: Sou Fujimoto Location: Tokyo, Japan Client: Musashino Art University Function: Library & Museum Area: 2883.18 sqm Project Year: 2010 Design Team: Sou Fujimoto, Koji Aoki, Naganobu Matsumura, Shintaro…

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