Articles on Garden

Pop XYZ by Triptyqye. Photos Fernando Guerra
 

Triptyque's residential complex creates a dual-façade across many faces

SÃO PAULO – As one of the world's most populated cities, São Paulo has more than its fair share of high-rise architecture and is home to many of Brazil's tallest skyscrapers.

Nelson Mandela Children's Hospital by Sheppard Robson. Photos Tristan McLaren
 

Sheppard Robson's domestic-scale hospital puts children at ease

JOHANNESBURG – The official opening of the Nelson Mandela Children's Hospital is the realisation of a dream to improve the facilities available to treat seriously ill children.

Out Now: Mark #70
Out Now: Mark #70
Mill 24 by Caramel Architects. Photos Hertha Hurnaus
 

Caramel Architects squeezes a complete living experience into a roof space

VIENNA – For quite some time, residents in the Austrian capital have relied on the ability to extend their townhouses vertically, converting roof space into extra quarters for living.

Chalres House by Austin Maynard Architects. Photos Peter Bennetts
 

Light pervades the moody spaces in Austin Maynard Architects' house of contrasts

MELBOURNE – A luscious and dynamic garden brings Charles House to life. The house itself was realised a little over a year ago but it is only now that the landscaping is finalised.

Deep House by Poly.m.ur. Photos Kyungsub Shin
 

Poly.m.ur's Deep House is a culmination of solutions for a brief of clashing elements

SEOUL – Keeping in line with Korean building regulations isn't the easiest part of an architect's job. Keeping clients happy isn't always a breeze either.

Keukenhof by Mecanoo. Photos courtesy of the architect
 

Mecanoo frames the Dutch skies with timber triangles

LISSE – Keukenhof is one of the largest flower gardens in the world. In time for this year's opening, a gatehouse was realised to give the attraction a proper entrance.

Garden Studio Gym by Eastwest Architecture. Photos Naaro
 

Eastwest Architecture's garden shed provides plenty of height for skipping and jumping

LONDON – The English capital can be an exciting and bustling hub of activity but, just outside the central cocoon in Greater London, opportunities can be slightly more lacking.

Montmartre housing by Ateloier Kempe Thill. Photos Ulrich Schwarz
 

A sliced façade for Atelier Kempe Thill's winter garden-inspired urban villas

PARIS – A modern interpretation of the classical urban villa is the starting point for desirable social housing in the district of Montmartre, northern Paris.

Out Now: Mark #70
Out Now: Mark #70
Bespoke stainless steel bucket forms double as roof tiles and host an array of over 800 sedums and heathers set in beds of stone. Photo Kilian O'Sullivan
 

Hayhurst and Co. gets out the gardening gloves to densify London back-lots

LONDON – A Garden House meets the challenge of inserting contemporary architecture into a conservation area.

Juicy green inspires the next generation.
 

Japan's architecture is for the children of the future

FUNABASHI – Relying on nature, Amanemori Nursery by Japanese architects Aisaka Architects' Atelier creates a playful enviroment to inspire and challenge a new generation.

The Ulma Family Museum glows in poignant russet steel.
 

Nizio Design's International's sharply designed museum remembers thanks

MARKOWA – The recently opened Ulma Family Museum pays tribute to Poles saving Jewish people. The terminology of remembrance has rarely been displayed clearer.

The project brief consisted of two distinct requirements, to convert an existing building and to design a new structure.
 

ECDM's curvaceous façade lifts above a garden to preserve Paris' green spaces

PARIS – A building project where the architectural firm aspired to preserve the green site – a rarity in the densely-built city centre.