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Megalithic Museum by CVDB Arquitectos. Photos Fernando Guerra | FG+SG
 

CVDB repurposes a train station as a home for stones

MORA – A disused train station and accompanying warehouse have been renovated into a museum for megaliths and prehistoric monuments in central Portugal.

Media Library by Jean-Pierre Lott. Photos Aldo Amoretti
 

Jean-Pierre Lott nurtures a diverse clientele with a contemporary library

VITROLLES – The prospect of visiting a city library can conjure up a variety of emotions for different users. La Passerelle aims to create a welcoming architectural symbol.

Out Now: Mark #68
Out Now: Mark #68
Benoit & Roselyne House by Dixneufquatrevingtsix. Photos Florian Kleinefenn
 

Dixneufcentquatrevingtsix frames the landscape by merging structure and sculpture

NIMES – A modern extension has been added to Benoît and Roselyne's traditional farmhouse in the south of France in order to accommodate a growing family.

White Clouds by More Architects and Poggi Architecture. Photos Javier Callejas
 

More Architects' cloud clusters promote heavenly living

SAINTES – With the French government demanding that at least 20 per cent of every city is offered as social housing, many new developments are being built.

Terada House by Yoshiyasu Mizuno. Photos Yoshiharu Hama / Studio Melos
 

Yoshiyasu Mizuno disguises the full scale of a timber house on a confined site

FUJIEDA – Being considerate to the neighbours was a prerequisite for a residential commission where the client's plot was on the vacant land next to his parents.

High House by Delordinaire. Photos Olivier Blouin
 

Delordinaire plays with the archetype of a home to create interesting relationships

QUEBEC CITY – The design of a private residence piques the interest of passing bears and accommodates the client's wishes for a platform to take in the sublime views.

The newest expansion to the Corning Museum of Glass by Thomas Phifer and Partners exudes tranquillity.
 

Corning Museum of Glass expansion makes the trademark material's simplicity transparent

CORNING – Thomas Phifer and Partners restore the modernist museum building of the Corning Museum of Glass and attach an addition which exudes the potential of glass.

The white, angular building appears to coil vertically and nestle back onto itself, wrapping around a private courtyard.
 

Nathanael Dorent and Mark Havasi reject rigid housing with a spiralling residence

BIEVILLE-BEUVILLE – Maison Spirale in northern France is created as a revolt against the rigidity of standardised housing developments.

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Out Now: Mark #68
The Winter Gardens, located in Paris, consist of 98 housing units and 200 exterior conservatories.
 

BVAU designs adjustable outdoor space

PARIS – A housing unit in France adds a functional twist to the average built balcony space.

The building resides in a medieval city with a rich historical background.
 

J. Mayer H. unleashes an urban renewal project in a medieval city

JENA – In a city where the roots of history run deep, an imprint of modern architecture is making its presence known.

The stadium by Herzog & de Meuron will be one of the stages in the 2016 European Football Championship.
 

Herzog & de Meuron's stadium embraces grace

BORDEAUX – Herzog & de Meuron completes the Nouveau Stade de Bordeaux combining smooth curves and straight lines, creating an uplifting stadium.

The front façade of the new intervention is fully glazed and recessed in order to highlight the historical mansion.
 

Cordoba-ReUrbano residential units find harmony

MEXICO CITY – A residential building development by Cadaval & Sola-Morales takes root inside a house of historical value.