Design

Born in 1959 from the creative and entrepreneurial spirit of Ernesto Gismondi and Sergio Mazza, Artemide is still today a company specialized in the lighting sector which represents one of the many Italian design excellences. A company that throughout its history has won numerous gold compasses and that has invented globally recognizable icon objects. Like […]

Culture

After the 432 Park Avenue, built in 2015 by Rafael Viñoly Architects, which with its base/height ratio of 1:15 has amazed the world and represents a recognizable landmark from every point of the mythical New York – recently, another skyscraper has been revealed and once again it is surprising for its thinness. This is the […]

Books

A photographic view by Russian photographer Alexander Veryovkin of Soviet-era architecture in one of the most extreme, little-known and vast territories on Earth. From the Ural Mountains to the Arctic Circle, the book presents over 100 photographs divided into 6 chapters of brutal industrial buildings erected directly on the permafrost. ‘Prefabrication and serialization became the […]

Mi Casita Preschool and Cultural Center
Schools & University

Mi Casita Preschool and Cultural Center, designed collaboratively by Barker Associates Architecture Office and 4|Mativ Design Studio is located in a new mixed-use development in Brooklyn. The program called for three classrooms to occupy a large space with 15′ ceilings on the ground floor of the building with a lower level for support programming.  The […]

Le Cathcart Restaurants
Cafè & Restaurants

As part of Ivanhoé Cambridge’s Projet Nouveau Centre, the A5 Hospitality team is excited to announce the official opening of Le Cathcart Restaurants et Biergarten at Place Ville Marie. The project is conceived by Sid Lee Architecture and A5 Hospitality, and executed by Sid Lee Architecture and Menkès Shooner Dagenais LeTourneux Architectes in consortium. The revitalization […]

Residential complex

Inside the Campus Descartes, of the École Superieure d’Osteopathie, near Paris, the architecture firm Atelier Villemard et Associés recently built a 9-storey building which houses 207 student rooms. The design concept rotates around two elements – in addition to the fine dialogue between concrete and wood that distinguishes both the interior and the exterior – […]

Laurier Brantford YMCA
Mixed useSport & Playgrounds

The result of a dynamic partnership between the YMCA of Hamilton|Burlington|Brantford and Wilfrid Laurier University, the Laurier Brantford YMCA revitalizes the City of Brantford as a hub for community health, recreation and wellness. The two clients worked together through a highly collaborative design process that ensured all ideas and possibilities were uncovered and needs best […]