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Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics in Waterloo, Ontario, Canada by Saucier + Perrotte Architectes

This research institute attempts to subvert the usual hard thresholds established by private enterprise in the public realm. The site is on the shore of Silver Lake, at the northern edge of Waterloo’s downtown core and the southern edge of …

Turku City Library in Turku, Finland by JKMM Architects

Located at the historical centre of the city, the new building is the latest summation to a complex with the old library and respective other historically valuable architectures. The project's objective was to make a new construct that should harmonize …

Ílhavo City Library in Ílhavo, Portugal by ARX PORTUGAL

Ílhavo City Library is situated in the remains of the Manor Visconde de Almeida, a noble house from the 17th-18th century, later metamorphosed and destroyed. From the original building only the main façade, oriented southeast, and the chapel, both in …

Chongqing Library in Chongqing, China by Perkins Eastman

For the biggest city in China, comprising 30 million inhabitants and greater than 3,000 years of historical past, a new library needed to be rather greater than merely a set of books. Chongqing, frequently referred to as “mountain city” for …

UQÀM's Campus in Montreal, Canada by Tétreault Parent Languedoc & Saia Barbarese Topouzanov

The UQÀM campus urban planning acknowledges the diverse urban character of the immediate context at the heart of Montreal’s historic cultural artery. The first implementation of the urban plan was to restore the importance of the north-south cultural axis by …

Bondy School in Bondy, France by Atelier Phileas

The brief to the project was a building of 15 classes, a canteen and a leisure centre. There is an added special feature of two spaces (multi-purpose hall and computer room) which are open to the public outside school time. …