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Gifu Media Cosmos

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Gifu, Japan

Gifu Media Cosmos sits in the heart of Gifu, a mountainous province in central Japan. Designed by the renowned architect Toyo Ito & Associates, the building is an inventive and imaginative example of the potentials inherent in timber construction.

Córdoba ReUrbano

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Mexico City, Mexico

Cadaval and Solà-Morales’ Córdoba ReUrbano exemplifies the objectives of Mexico’s Urban Recycling start-up initiative by re-imagining and re-programming a significant heritage building in the historic Colonia Roma district in central Mexico City to include medium-density housing and ground-floor commercial areas, generating streetscape vitality and redefining the urban grid.

What’s On - Architectural Exhibitions and Events, June 2017

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Dear arcspace readers! This month, we’re bringing you the top exhibitions and events. In London, the year’s Serpentine Pavilion, designed by renowned african architect, Francis Kéré, opens in Kensington Garden, and a new Architecture Festival investigates the intersection between film and architecture. In New York, MoMA is celebrating the 150th anniversary of Frank Lloyd Wright with a major retrospective, while its sister gallery, PS1, unveils its annual Young Architects Program installation. There’s more in store so follow the link!

Torre Reforma

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Mexico City, Mexico

Rising dramatically above Mexico City’s Paseo de la Reforma, Torre Reforma appears as if a precisely cut diamond were planted in the heart of the city. A striking, slender triangular form designed by LBR&A Arquitectos, Torre Reforma is the tallest building in Mexico City at 57 stories.

News Round Up - May 2017

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In May, we celebrated David Adjaye on receiving knighthood, the announcement of the Mies van der Rohe award, and Aga Khan to be awarded the prestigious President's Medal. Also, there's news for UK's creative industry as the Labour Party launches a cultural manifesto. In South Africa, the Nelson Mandela Children's Hospital was inaugurated earlier this month! Read more by following the link.

Kannikegården

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Ribe, Denmark

Kannikegården by Lundgaard & Tranberg Architects grows directly out of the local historical context of the Danish city of Ribe and at the same time enhances and adds new, exciting features to the medieval city center.