Articles on University

Building M by META. Photo Filip Dujardin
 

Concave concrete columns characterize META’s Building M

ANTWERP – The Belgian university building houses classrooms and a research centre for the rehabilitation sciences programme.

FOM University by J Mayer H. Photo David Franck & Patricia Parinejad
 

J. Mayer H. completes a university building imbued with mobility

DÜSSELDORF – The curvy design plays out not only as a fluid visual feed but enforces the suggested movement of students rushing through to lectures and courses.

Out now: Mark #71
Out now: Mark #71
 

Mark A-to-Z: V is for Views

Sometimes it’s views first, architecture second. Here are five projects that take us to the edge. 

Jenga Building by Herzog & de Meuron. Photo Alexander Severin Architectural
 

Mark A-to-Z: N is for New York City

From Herzog & de Meuron’s new high-rise building to the High Line, we doubt we’ll ever be short of material to write about.

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.

Kellogg Global Hub by KPMB Architects. Photos Tom Arban
 

Undulating glazing defines KPMB Architects' lakeside education hub

EVANSTON – The sheer number of students on any given university campus can be quite daunting and it is not difficult to walk past hundreds of people each day.

Ogden Centre Durham University by Studio Libeskind. Photos Hufton + Crow
 

Studio Libeskind's sharp geometry creates a centre for world-class research

Durham – Inaugurated earlier this month, the Ogden Centre West building opens up further space for the expanding student population in the North East of the United Kingdom.

Civil Engineering Faculty by Dinko Peračić and Roman Šilje. Photos Damir Žižić
 

Five concrete screens create an open building, despite its narrow site

OSIJEK – For the first time, the University of Osijek's Faculty of Civil Engineering has its own home, courtesy of architects Dinko Peračić and Roman Šilje.

Out now: Mark #71
Out now: Mark #71
Roberts Pavilion by JFAK. Photos Benny Chan (Fotoworks)
 

JFAK sheds light on the importance of transparency

CLAREMONT – JFAK partner John Friedman explains how the firm's new sports centre at Claremont McKenna College introduces light without compromising the building's function.

iHouse Dormitory by Studio Sumo. Photos Kawasami Kobayashi Photograph Office
 

A louvered façade infiltrates light into Studio Sumo's student accommodation

TOGANE – With the latest census showing a worrying decline in Japan's population, universities must adapt in order to attract international students to take up study opportunities.

Visual Arts Building by Steven Holl Architects. Photos Iwan Baan
 

Steven Holl Architects punctuates volumes to form centres of light

IOWA – Holl does not shy away from the firm's signature style in the Visual Arts Building at the University of Iowa, streaming light into the interior through cuts in the structure.

Vagelos Education Center by Diller Scofidio + Renfro and Gensler. Photos Iwan Baan
 

Students receive vertical learning in Manhattan

NEW YORK – The Vagelos Education Center by Diller Scofidio + Renfro and Gensler features a 14-storey cascade for informal study.