Philippe Prost, nominated for the French Grand Prix National de l’Architecture 2022

The french architect, winner of the Bigmat ’15 National Prize for France with The Ring of Rememberance in Notre-dame De Lorette, has been nominated for highest national distinction in the field of architecture among other seven architecture firms. On September 13, 2022, the Ministry of Culture unveiled the names of the seven architectural firms in […]

Family House Prototype in Posazavi by A69 Architects

Today we rediscover this small project located in a former granite quarry in Posázaví by A69 Architects, winners of the BigMat National Prize in Czech Republic’17. The house is located on the edge of a rock above a lake. The project preserves grown trees, emphasizes the view to the water, and allows access to the […]

Baukunst and Barbara van der Wee winners of the Trem.a Museum

Adrien Verschuere (Baukunst), jury member of the BigMat Award 2021, and Barbara van der Wee have been named winners of the competition for the restoration, renovation and extension of the Museum of Ancient Arts in the city center of Namur. The project aims to bring the museum, housed in an 18th century mansion, up to […]

Concentrico 08 Festival of Architecture and Design Logroño

Concéntrico is the International Festival of Architecture and Design of Logroño that annually proposes to reflect on the urban environment and the city. The Festival invites visitors to explore the city through installations, exhibitions, meetings and activities that propose new collective uses, strengthening the idea of community in the public space. Since 2015, the festival […]

Cultural center in Lons-le-Saunier by du Besset-Lyon Architectes

Today we rediscover the French finalist for the BigMat International Architecture Award 2013, a cultural center by du Besset-Lyon Architectes that brings together a multi-media library and an arthouse cinema, managed by the local authorities. The existing buildings: the church, the Hotel de Balay and the wall of the prison form an impressive urban setting […]

„Critical Care. Architecture for a Broken Planet“ at deSingel

In 2022 the theme for the architecture programme is care. With this broad theme, the Flanders Architecture Institute and DE SINGEL are focusing attention on the particular impact of care on the built environment. Care is about cherishing, maintaining and securing for the future. Architecture that cares sets itself apart due to its empathy for […]

„Aldo Rossi. Design 1960-1997“ at Museo del Novecento

The exhibition takes a close look at an architect, designer, theorist and critic, who is one of the leading figures of 20th century visual culture. The Museo del Novecento presents „Aldo Rossi. Design 1960-1997“ curated by Chiara Spangaro in partnership with Fondazione Aldo Rossi and Silvana Editoriale from April 29 April to October 2. This […]

„Good News. Women in Architecture“ at MAXXI Rome

The exhibition Good News aspires to document how new figures are infusing new forces into contemporary architecture. In particular, concerning the Museum’s Collection and the aim of expanding it, the exhibition pays particular attention to studios’ work directed or co-chaired by female designers and those professional bodies that are more aware of the changes taking […]

„Napoli Super Modern“ at S AM Basel

Open until August 21 2022 the S AM Swiss Architecture Museum presents the exhibition ‘Napoli Super Modern’. An exhibition by LAN (Benoit Jallon and Umberto Napolitano) and the S AM Swiss Architecture Museum. Everyone seems ‘to know’ Naples, even those who have never been there: its setting, its sounds, its people, its tastes, its informality […]