Studio Fuksas to build “largest conference centre in the Middle East”

International Congress Centre Jerusalem ICC by Studio Fuksas for Israel


Studio Fuksas has revealed visuals of the International Congress Center Jerusalem, which will form the heart of a mixed-use complex in Giv’at Ram, Israel. Read more


Carmody Groarke completes boat museum on the shore of Windermere


Carmody Groarke has completed the Windermere Jetty museum in England’s Lake District, which houses a collection of boats in a lake-side cluster of copper-clad buildings. Read more


Daniel Libeskind designs angular archeology museum for northern Chile

Museo Regional de Tarapaca by Studio Libeskind


Daniel Libeskind’s architecture firm has revealed plans for a museum in Iquique, Chile, featuring jagged, earthy concrete walls that are intended to evoke “the stark landscape of the Atacama Desert”. Read more


6a Architects completes geometric silver extension to MK Gallery in Milton Keynes

MK Gallery renovation by 6a Architects in Milton Keynes, EnglandMK Gallery renovation by 6a Architects in Milton Keynes, England


6a Architects has extended the MK Gallery in Milton Keynes with a rectangular steel box that pays homage to the English town’s “iconic” masterplan. Read more


Kult cultural hub occupies a terrace of brick buildings in Vreden

Kult Museum by Pool Leber Architekten


Pool Leber Architekten and Bleckmann Krys Architekten have combined 14th and 16th century structures, with modern concrete and brick volumes to create the Kult museum. Read more


V+ uses recycled bricks to build Folklore Museum in Belgium

Folklore Museum in Mouscron by V+


Bricks from demolished local buildings were used to construct this museum in Mouscron, Belgium, by architecture studio V+.
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Berlin workshop transformed into theatre school by Ortner & Ortner Baukunst

Ernst Busch University of Performing Arts by Ortner & Ortner Baukunst


Architecture firm Ortner & Ortner Baukunst has created a new facility for the Ernst Busch Academy of Dramatic Arts in Berlin, by renovating a 1950s workshop building and adding a fly tower made from fibreglass and wood. Read more


Lumen Museum of Mountain Photography perches on a mountainside in the Italian Dolomites

Lumen Museum of Mountain Photography by Gerhard Mahlknecht of EM2


A funicular station on a mountain in Italy has been converted into a museum with an adjoining restaurant that balances on stilts by Gerhard Mahlknecht of EM2. Read more


Arvo Pärt Centre by Nieto Sobejano Arquitectos is surrounded by Estonia forrest

Arvo Pärt centre by Nieto Sobejano Arquitectos. Photo by Roland Halbe


The Arvo Pärt Centre, which is dedicated to the Estonian composer, is deep in an pine forest and has no main entrance or exit. Read more


Arvo Pärt Centre by Nieto Sobejano Arquitectos is surrounded by Estonia forrest

Arvo Pärt centre by Nieto Sobejano Arquitectos. Photo by Roland Halbe


The Arvo Pärt Centre, which is dedicated to the Estonian composer, is deep in an pine forest and has no main entrance or exit. Read more


Arvo Pärt Centre by Nieto Sobejano Arquitectos is surrounded by Estonia forrest

Arvo Pärt centre by Nieto Sobejano Arquitectos. Photo by Roland Halbe


The Arvo Pärt Centre, which is dedicated to the Estonian composer, is deep in an pine forest and has no main entrance or exit. Read more


Muzeum Susch in the Swiss Alps has galleries excavated from mountainside

Muzeum Susch by Chasper Schmidlin and Lukas Voellmy


Chasper Schmidlin and Lukas Voellmy have excavated into a mountain, and restored a 12th-century monastery in the Swiss Alpine town of Susch, to create an art museum. Read more


Angular brick volumes form nArchitects’ Equal Rights Heritage Center in New York

Equal Rights Heritage Center by nArchitects


Three red brickwork volumes form this cultural centre in New York, which Brooklyn-based studio nArchitects designed to commemorate the state’s fight for social equality. Read more


Angular brick volumes form nArchitects’ Equal Rights Heritage Center in New York

Equal Rights Heritage Center by nArchitects


Three red brickwork volumes form this cultural centre in New York, which Brooklyn-based studio nArchitects designed to commemorate the state’s fight for social equality. Read more


Trace Architecture Office completes coffee processing facility and hotel in China

Xinzhai Coffee Manor coffee processing facility and hotel by Trace Architecture Office


Beijing-based architecture studio Trace Architecture Office has completed the Xinzhai Coffee Manor complex in the Yunnan Province, China, which processes coffee from the surrounding hills and is a hotel for visitors to the area. Read more


David Chipperfield Architects completes London outpost of Bastian gallery

Bastian gallery's London outpost designed by David Chipperfield Architects


David Chipperfield Architects has completed the London branch of art gallery Bastian, finishing its all-white interiors with grey stone detailing. Read more


Timber church with angular roofs designed to evoke its historic predecessor

Våler kirke by Espen Surnevik


Espen Surnevik‘s replacement for a 19th-century church lost to a fire in the Norwegian village of Våler has pyramidal timber roofs that funnel daylight into its worship spaces. Read more


Farshid Moussavi to design first Ismaili Center in the USA

Portrait of Farshid Moussavi


Iranian-born British architect Farshid Moussavi has been selected ahead of Rem Koolhaas, Jeanne Gang and David Chipperfield to design an Ismaili cultural centre in Houston, Texas.  Read more


McCullough Mulvin Architects revives medieval church with lead-clad extensions

Medieval Mile Museum by McCullough Mulvin Architcts


The lost aisle and the chancel of a former church have been reconstructed and clad in lead to create the Medieval Mile Museum in Kilkenny, Ireland. Read more


Curled aluminium ribs envelope Xiqu Centre Chinese opera house in Hong Kong

Xiqu Centre by Revery Architecture


Canadian studio Revery Architecture has completed an opera house in Hong Kong’s West Kowloon Cultural District, which is covered in curved aluminium slats arranged in wavy patterns. Read more