Articles on Intervention

IPARK towers by UNStudio. Photos Edmon Leong, Rohspace and Hyundai
 

UNStudio dresses up IPark towers to the nines

DAEGU – Get those smartphones up on drones for the newest Instagram-friendly architecture.

Tirpitz Blavand Bunker Museum by BIG. Photo Rasmus Hjortshoj / Rasmus Bendix
 

BIG buries a sanctuary of light into the sand of a former war zone

BLAAVAND – The Tirpitz bunker is the biggest and heaviest of 200 bunkers along the Danish coast and has been turned into collection of museums.

Out Now: Mark #69
Out Now: Mark #69
TCDC by Department of Architecture. Photos W Workshop
 

TCDC by Department of Architecture puts creativity on top

BANGKOK – The new Thailand Creativity and Design Centre is housed atop a historic building in Bangkok and features flexible areas bound to propel the country’s creative industry.

Hello Wood Project Village. Photos Tamás Bujnovsky
 

Work hard and play hard in the Hello Wood Project Village

CSÓROMPUSZTA – In this year’s edition, the participants finalised a series of pavilions to create a viable village structure.

Impostor by les malcommodes. Photos Simon Parent
 

Impostor by Les Malcommodes catches the tourist gaze

QUEBEC CITY – The picturesque Quebec City welcomes a splash of colour on its waterfront with the new installation by Les Malcommodes.

House with Blue Doors by Fala Atelier. Photos Ricardo Loureiro
 

Fala Atelier makes one plus fun equal five

PORTO – A 20th-century home in the centre of the Portuguese city has been adapted into five small studio flats of approximately 35 sq-m.

Caixaforum Seville by Vázquez Consuegra. Photos Jesus Granada
 

Two worlds inspire Vázquez Consuegra's subterranean cultural centre

SEVILLE – In March 2017, Seville became the eighth Spanish city to inaugurate a Caixaforum. The project repurposes a space that previously existed as a subterranean car park.

Experimentarium by CEBRA. Photos Adam Mørk
 

CEBRA's lavish copper staircase is a beacon for sparking curiosity

HELLERUP – An intervention of Experimentarium in Denmark has doubled the size of the science museum, changing the design from an introverted building to an engaging attraction.

Out Now: Mark #69
Out Now: Mark #69
Casa Aljibe by Valdivieso Arquitectos. Photos David Frutos
 

Valdivieso constructs a house on top of a water tank

ALPEDRETE – A former water cistern provides the foundation for a single-occupancy home near Madrid.

Man Cave by Estudio Normal. Photos Javier Agustín Rojas
 

Estudio Normal breaks protocol with an intellectual retreat

BUENOS AIRES – The typology of the 'man cave' comes with all sorts of connotations and carries the depiction of a male-only sanctuary with a lack of rules.

Hollwich Kushner has transformed the former industrial building into a 21st century 'ideas factory'
 

Hollwich Kushner's angular elevation accommodates space for new ideas

PHILADELPHIA – An old paint factory has been renovated into a 21st century platform for innovation and social engagement at the University of Pennsylvania.

A white complex form appears as a skin drooping over the existing structure. Photo Koji Fuji
 

MAD wraps up a timber structure to form a kindergarten

OKAZAKI – Beijing-based MAD Architects has designed an organic veil wrapped around the framework of the former house beneath.