Peter Zumthor Wins 2009 Pritzker Prize

2009 Pritzker Architecture Prize Laureate has named Peter Zumthor, a Swiss architect as the winner. He will be awarded $100,000 grant and a bronze medallion during a formal ceremony in Buenos Aires, Argentina on May 209.

Extension of the Tate Modern by Herzog & de Meuron

Sited behind the existing Tate Modern art gallery in London, the Herzog & de Meuron’s Tate Modern extension will cover 24,786 m2 floor area to house display and exhibition spaces, performance spaces, education and learning facilities, alongside ancillary offices, catering,…

Helix Hotel in Abu Dhabi, UAE

Located in the Zayed Bay district of Abu Dhabi, UAE, the Helix Hotel’s design was selected from an invited competition for a five-star luxury hotel in the country. The winning design was proposed by Leeser Architecture from New York. The…

The Good Life by Belgian Artist

The Good Life is an astute project proposed by Belgian artists Katleen Vermeir & Ronny Heiremans in collaboration with 51N4E architects. The proposal has been unequivocal: transform the former warehouse into luxury residential units and sell them off. Read

Flying Classroom For Studying Architecture: AIRchitecture

The AIRchitecure is not a building that we always talks about, but it’s a flying classroom concept proposed by Geotectura and Malka for Delft University’s Architecture Faculty. I like this proposal as it will eliminate the boring situation in conventional…