A New Vision for the US National Arboretum Melds Art and Science

National Capitol Columns at the US National Arboretum / Jared Green Somehow, the US National Arboretum in Washington, DC remains under the radar despite attracting more than 700,000 visitors a year. Far on the east side of the city, it’s not accessible via the Metro and can feel treacherous to reach by bike or on … Read more

EDGE Suedkreuz Berlin Brings Hybrid-Timber Construction to a New Scale and Vision

EDGE Suedkreuz Berlin Brings Hybrid-Timber Construction to a New Scale and Vision © Ilya Ivanov / TCHOBAN VOSS Architekten Share Share Facebook Twitter Mail Pinterest Whatsapp Or https://www.archdaily.com/983619/edge-suedkreuz-berlin-brings-hybrid-timber-construction-to-a-new-scale-and-vision Located in the area between Sachsendamm and Berlin Südkreuz S-Bahn train station in Schöneberg, a new mixed-use complex, EDGE Suedkreuz Berlin, was completed last month by Berlin-based … Read more

Equipo de Arquitectura: “Our Vision of Architecture Is Primitive and Essential”

Equipo de Arquitectura: “Our Vision of Architecture Is Primitive and Essential” Caja de Tierra / Equipo de Arquitectura. Image © Leonardo Mendez Share Share Facebook Twitter Pinterest Whatsapp Mail Or https://www.archdaily.com/980703/equipo-de-arquitectura-our-vision-of-architecture-is-primitive-and-essential Equipo de Arquitectura was founded by Horacio Cherniavsky and Viviana Pozzoli in 2017. From Paraguay, their works such as Earth Box or Intermediate House … Read more

Yosemite Shaped Olmsted’s Vision of Public Parks – THE DIRT

Yosemite National Park, California / MarcPo, istockphoto.com There are many explanations as to how the idea of ​​National Parks originated. One theory is it spontaneously arose around a campfire in Yosemite National Park. Another is that conservationist John Muir or President Teddy Roosevelt came up with it. But in a new book, Olmsted and Yosemite: … Read more

A contrasted vision of the Confluence Museum in Lyon

Opened in Lyon at the end of 2014, the “Musée des Confluences” designed by the Austrian architectural firm Coop Himmelb(l)au is intended to be a true architectural sculpture.Standing on a huge concrete base, it sits proudly in a unique and rare location for a major city, at the confluence of a majestic river and its … Read more