Porta Volta Fondazione Feltrinelli . Milan
As part of the redefinition of the area Porta Volta, Fondazione Giangiacomo Feltrinelli intends to relocate its seat to the northern centre of Milan, which the Feltrinelli Group considers as an ideal environment for the foundation’s multiple activities. Continue reading Herzog & de Meuron
The project consists of the transformation of 3 inhabited social buildings, first phasis of a renovation program of the ‘Cité du Grand Parc’ in Bordeaux.
Built in the early 60’s, this urban housing counts more than 4000 dwellings. The 3 buildings G, H and I, 10 to 15 floors high gather 530 dwellings and give a capacity of transforming into beautiful dwellings with redefined qualities and comfort. Continue reading Lacaton & Vassal
Nordbahnhof 122 Urban housing and community space . Vienna
Our building joins two others by von Balmoos Krucker and Werner Neuwirth to form an intimate urban cluster. Located to the north east of Vienna the building creates a backdrop to the common courtyard to the south west and defines the southerly perimeter of a new landscape garden to the north east. From the courtyard, shared by all three buildings, the city is left outside the site boundary and yet by forming a pedestrian route through this space from the south west to the north west, it creates another sort of intermediary place which is offered back to the city. Continue reading Sergison Bates