International Architecture

Pulirtzer Foundation for the Arts Building

Pulitzer Foundation for the Arts, St. Louis, Designed by Tadao Ando

Pulitzer Foundation for the Arts, St. Louis This art museum was commissioned by Joseph Pulitzer Jr., the grandson of Joseph Pulitzer, the newspaper publisher known throughout the world for the prizes awarded in his name. It houses the designs and art collection of the Pulitzer family. The site is in St. Louis, Missouri, which is …

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exterior view of picture book museum

Picture Book Museum by Tadao Ando’s Design

Picture Book Museum’s Architecture The Picture Book Library, also known as Picture Book Museum, located in Iwaki city, Fukushima Prefecture, Japan. This renowned architecture masterpiece was designed by architect Tadao Ando. Ando designed this library for three preschools, who intended to use it as a library for the schools themselves. However, visitors keeps pouring in …

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Notre Dame du Haut

Notre Dame du Haut – Ronchamp Chapel Architecture | Design | Plan

Notre Dame du Haut Architecture The Notre Dame du Haut at Ronchamp, designed by architect Le Corbusier in 1950-55, has drawn the attention of many historians and critics. Each one sees in it, influences of the past and its power to influence future buildings. Geoffrey H. Baker, architect and professor, says that the design of …

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NBBJ office architecture

NBBJ Office’s Architecture & Design, Seattle, Washington

NBBJ’s Office, Seattle – Design & Architecture A sophisticated new life was created for this turn-of-the-century warehouse. Except for the discreet addition of a new entry vestibule, solar-tinted window panes, the skylight, and rooftop greenhouse,  architecture building stands virtually intact. The sandstone exterior was cleaned and restored. The interior brick bearing walls and heavy timber …

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top view of naoshima art museum

Naoshima Contemporary Art Museum, Kagawa by Tadao Ando

Naoshima Art Museum’s Architecture Naoshima Contemporary Art Museum was designed by the architecture Tadao Ando, the museum stands on a promontory on a small island floating in the Inland Sea. The building is relaxed and at rest-stretched out as if to enjoy the view of the sea. The spacious site creates an impression of brightness, lightness, …

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Museum of wood Tadao Ando

Museum of Wood Mikata, Hyogo by Tadao Ando | Design | Architecture

Museum of Wood’s Design and Structural Planning Ando designed a facility called the Museum of Wood in 1994 in a mountainous area of Hyogo Prefecture in Japan. This is a museum that provides an introduction to wood cultures around the world. The task was to create a place that enables visitors to experience a culture …

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Market Place Tower Seattle

Market Place Tower, Seattle – Architecture | Design | Construction

 Market Place Tower – Architecture & Design A 17-storey mixed-use architect building that is located near the north end of the historic Pike Place Market, Market Place Tower,Seattle provides one level of retail space, 12 floors of class A office space, parking for 200 cars, and on the top four floors, 35,000 square feet for …

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