Architectural Juxtaposition

Architects are designing a reimagined community hub

Implications - As urban planners and governments begin to rethink public spaces, architects and designers are challenging convention by creating dynamic mixed-use structures. In combining otherwise unrelated community facilities into a single dynamic structure, organizations can create space-saving civic solutions while investing in urban placemaking.
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Subterranean School Facilities - BIG Has Designed an Art Building Underneath This School Field
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Subterranean School Facilities
BIG Has Designed an Art Building Underneath This School Field
Bjarke Ingels and his groundbreaking team at BIG have completed an epic addition of several school facilities to the campus of a Danish high school. Located north of Copenhagen, the campus now... [More]
Urban Park Airports - The Singapore Changi Airport to Offer Greenery and Fresh Air for Travelers
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Urban Park Airports
The Singapore Changi Airport to Offer Greenery and Fresh Air for Travelers
The Singapore Changi Airport might be one of the busiest transit hubs in the world, but soon it will be the greenest, literally. A proposal to build an urban park into its infrastructure has just... [More]
Community Enrichment Projects - This Danish Recycling Center by BIG is a Local Asset
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Community Enrichment Projects
This Danish Recycling Center by BIG is a Local Asset
A new Danish recycling center by BIG is an innovative new concept that will see the Sydhavns Recycling Center become an important community asset. The recycling center by BIG, which is based out of... [More]
Experience-Focused Museums - The Moesgaard Museum in Aarhus Incorporates Nature and Design
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Experience-Focused Museums
The Moesgaard Museum in Aarhus Incorporates Nature and Design
The Moesgaard Museum in Aarhus, Denmark is a stunning landscape-oriented building boasting a green rooftop and underground terraces. Designed by Henning Larson Architects, the Moesgaard Museum will... [More]
Desert-Resembling Canopies - Thomas Heatherwick Creates the Al Fayah Park in Abu Dhabi
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Desert-Resembling Canopies
Thomas Heatherwick Creates the Al Fayah Park in Abu Dhabi
Considering that Abu Dhabi is in the middle of the desert, it makes sense to try and offer some green space in the area, which is exactly what Thomas Heatherwick is trying to achieve with his Al... [More]