Articles on Louvres

Parking Garage by dJGA and Modulo Architects. Photos Lievan van Landschoot
 

Modulo and dJGA carve a canyon for a meandering parking garage

Brussels – Generally damp, unattractive and cast in concrete, the typology of the car park usually conjures up images of 1950s brutalist volumes of necessity that obscure the skyline.

The extension at this Mexican university accommodate a workshop for architecture and design students.
 

TID Annex is a naturally-ventilated workshop

MEXICO CITY – Ateliers Ars recently completed an extension at the ITESO University in Mexico to accommodate a workshop for architecture and design students.

Out Now: Mark #68
Out Now: Mark #68
‘Keeping the coloured finishes to essentially two strengthens the main building forms and their presence to the campus.’
 

Woods Bagot's gateway building illuminates academe

MELBOURNE – Woods Bagot's new research facility for Melbourne's Deakin University aspires to both monumental and academic prestige.

Volumes housing separate functions for the facility are stacked to create dynamic linear and proportional tensions.
 

DP Architects crafts an industrial facility which subverts factory standards

SINGAPORE – DP's Sunray headquarters integrates manufacturing and corporate functions into a boldly modern beacon amidst Singapore's International Furniture Hub.

The expressive, porous annexe follows the geometry of the site and reconnects two wings of the old building.
 

Griffith G11 Learning Common by ThomsonAdsett

GRIFFITH – The architects add outdoor, in-between spaces in this Australian library extension.

The central, top-lit space is wrapped in book shelves and forms the heart of the new media library.
 

Dalarna Media Library by ADEPT

FALUN – The recently completed building has become an instant success with the local university students.