Architecture

Hao and Archiland Beijing / SAMARANCH MEMORIAL MUSEUM

Spanish Juan Antonio Samaranch was the president of the International Olympic Committee 1980-2001. During his presidency he supported the candidacy of China as a city that would host the Olympic Games in 2008.

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Architecture

BIG Architects / Kimball Art Center

The Danish study BIG Architects recently it won the competition for the new Kimball Art Center Park City, Utah.

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Architecture

Nanjing Sifang Art Museum / Steven Holl Architects

Perspective is the fundamental historic difference between Western and Chinese painting. After 13 century Western painting developed vanishing points in fixed perspective. The Chinese painters, although aware of perspective, rejected the sole vanishing point method, producing landscapes with "parallel perspectives", in which the viewer travels within the painting. The new museum is located at the entrance of the Contemporary International Practical Exhibition of Architecture in the green landscape of the Pearl Spring near Nanjing, China. The museum, completed by Steven Holl Architects, It consists of a "field" of parallel perspective spaces. The move straight on the ground floor gradually becomes passage of winding up on the floor above. The upper gallery, suspended in the air, spread

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Architecture

Frank Gehry, OHR O'Keefe Museum

The recent new opening is the first phase of the OHR O'Keefe Museum of Art in Biloxi, Mississippi, designed by Frank Gehry.
Located in a grove of ancient oak trees, Gehry has designed the project O'Keefe OHR as a series of six small pavilions tissues in the trees and connected

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