The Tate Modern and the new Switch House building are both designed by architects Herzog & de Meuron. It is the world’s most popular gallery of modern and contemporary art and the latest, most important new cultural building in Britain.
The Victoria & Albert Museum celebrates the life and legacy of the 20th century’s greatest engineer, Ove Arup, with a retrospective on the philosopher-engineer. His philosophy of Total Design redefined the way architects, designers and engineers work together.
Austria honors of the Curator and Founder of the Aedes Architecture Forum in Berlin Dr. h. c. Kristin Feireiss. She has achieved widespread recognition for her high-value, continuous achievements in the field of culture.
The 15th International Architecture Exhibition takes place from 28 May to 27 November 2016. The Chilean architect Alejandro Aravena was appointed as a curator of the exhibition. He chose as title: REPORTING FROM THE FRONT.
The European Commission and the Fundació Mies van der Rohe present the debate “Shaping European Cities. Urban confrontation, democracy and identity” and the Young Talent Architecture Award Granting Ceremony in Venice.
More than 100 Spanish architects have gathered at the Country's Pavilion in Venice to present the new Spanish architecture in an exhibition. The curators seek to direct attention to processes more than results to discover design strategies.
Zaha Hadid Architects have won the competition to build the Sberbank Technopark at the Skolkovo Innovation Centre, Moscow, Russia. Skolkovo will be home of Russia’s fast developing IT, biomedical, energy, nuclear and space innovations.
The transformed and expanded San Francisco Museum of Modern Art opened to the public. Newly designed by Snøhetta a 10-story expansion seamlessly integrates with the original Mario Botta–designed building.
The Master of moderen architecture Ieoh Ming Pei can look back on 70 years full of notable architecture, more than 200 major projects on three continents plus quite a numer of awards and honorary titles.