Reinvigorating city centres and building within the constraints left from the past are challenges that stimulate and highlight architects’ talents.
Cover up and put your snow boots on. Here are five projects highlighting Quebec’s appeal.
Dubai – A group of warehouses on Alserkal Avenue in the industrial quarter of Al Qouz promotes cultural activities and the collaboration of artistic disciplines within the area.
MIAMI – The story of the mid-beach Faena District began with one man's dream of transformation. Now, the final stage of the investment has been completed.
QUEBEC – The Musée national des beaux-arts du Québec has been extended with an imposing glass structure devoted to contemporary art, temporary exhibitions and Inuit art.
VENICE – Showing no fear of the new, Dutch practice OMA has renovated a historic palazzo which will soon become home to a luxurious retail outlet.
ROTTERDAM – Last year, the municipal offices of Rotterdam began to move into their new home, currently one of the largest buildings in the Netherlands.
LILLE – Not far from Lille's TGV station, the Euravenir Tower is the last piece in the OMA-planned Euralille district.
Holland's own Rem Koolhaas was appointed director of the architecture section of Venice Biennale in a meeting of the Board of Directors on Tuesday this week.
CANNES – A collaboration between Kanye West and Rem Koolhaas’ OMA resulted in a pop-up pyramidal pavilion housing a seven-screen cinema. It was designed to show West’s debut short …
BEIJING – Earlier today, OMA officially completed the CCTV Headquarters in Beijing after eight years of construction.
TAIPEI – Construction of OMA’s Taipei Performing Arts Center has begun.
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