Category list : School
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Philip Johnson analyses the influences of Mies van der Rohe on the work of Alison and Peter Smithson.
Lacaton & Vassal demonstrate the potential of architecture with a muscular and intensely flexible armature for learning. Photography by Paul Raftery
St Edward's University Student Residences by Alejandro Aravena, winner of 2016 Pritzker PrizeSubscription
The brick, fortress-like exterior of Alejandro Aravena’s student complex conceals the atmospheric courtyard of this inward facing building. Photography by Cristobal Parma
Brisbane Girls Grammar School Creative Learning Centre by m3architecture, Brisbane, Queensland, AustraliaSubscription
An Escher-like central void form’s the heart of m3architecture’s Brisbane school. Photography by Jon Linkins
A local architects extension to his original, now oversubscribed, school project
Ecological Demonstration Primary School by the Chinese University of Hong Kong, Maosi, Gansu Province, ChinaSubscription
The Chinese University of Hong Kong create a template for how to built cheap environmentally efficient schools in remote areas of China. Photography by Mu Jun
Li Xiaodong’s lightweight inhabited bridge acts as a foil to the neighbouring thick stone historical structure. Photography by Li Xiaodong
128A Architecture & Urban Design’s civic centre containing a chapel, school and kindergarten provides vital community space for a popular tourist hotspot. Photography by Alejandro Gutíerrez
John Lin’s gently curving, brightly coloured Primary School rethinks standard Chinese rural school design. Photography by John Lin
Solid art studio volumes combine with patio voids to form a varied landscape conducive for artistic creativity. Photography by Rafael Carillo