Aesop’s design team: Q+A with Kian Yam and Tim Mather
ADR speaks to Aesop’s first lead architect for Asia Pacific, Kian Yam, and retail development and construction coordinator, Tim Mather about the eye-catching Flinders Lane store, and their roles within Aesop’s first dedicated in-house team of designers and architects.
See this year’s NSW Architecture Awards shortlist
From large scale works by HASSELL and Woods Bagot to Peter Stutchbury’s small but challenging Tent House, we look at the 79 shortlisted projects in this year’s New South Wales Architecture Awards.
Architecture and disaster: emergency shelter in Nepal
The international architecture community is pushing for urgent assistance in long-term and safe reconstruction in Nepal, with notable architect Shigeru Ban and furniture giant IKEA among those contributing to relief efforts.
Renzo Piano’s Whitney Museum opens in New York
Watch Italian Pritzker Prize-winning architect Renzo Piano’s new building for the Whitney Museum of American Art take shape in New York’s Meatpacking District, in this time-lapse construction video.
Archiving Seasons of Light: Erieta Attali on Kengo Kuma
New York-based architectural photographer Erieta Attali presents a photographic exhibition of projects by renowned Japanese architect Kengo Kuma at the University of Sydney’s Tin Sheds Gallery.
New York inspired by Elenberg Fraser
The many similarities between Collingwood’s heritage protected facades and the streets of New York City are about to expand thanks to a new luxury residential project by Melbourne based architects Elenberg Fraser.
Guggenheim Helsinki Stage Two Designs Revealed
The six finalists of the prestigious Guggenheim Helsinki design competition have revealed their Stage Two designs. Organized by the Solomon R Guggenheim Museum and Foundation, the competition invited concept proposals for a new 12,000sqm waterfront museum in Helsinki, Finland.
Venice Biennale Q+A: Aileen Sage and Michelle Tabet
‘The Pool’ by Aileen Sage and Michelle Tabet has been revealed as the first architectural exhibition for the Australian Pavilion at the 2016 Venice Biennale. ADR speaks to the young team about their exciting project.
180 Thomas Street
Bates Smart’s Thomas Street building sits diagonally across from Frank Gehry’s Dr Chau Chak Wing Building. So how should architects respond to such a flamboyant neighbour: challenge or ignore it?
Huaxin Business Centre
The Huaxin Business Centre designed by Scenic Architecture Office tells an unconventional Chinese story of form following structure.