// arthitectural / education

Josep Ferrando, Pere Joan Ravetllat + Carme Ribas
University Campus “Terres de L’Ebre”


The project is bound between both urban and natural landscape elements; the main avenue that leads out of the city and the river, the congress hall and the park. The proposal consists of one building that houses all four schools in order to obtain a larger mass of volume so that the building, in turn, […]


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Lumenpulse Lighting Inc
Thompson Rivers University


Since 1971, the Old Main building has been at the heart of campus life at Thompson Rivers University (TRU) in Kamloops, BC, housing classrooms, offices, art galleries and workshops. In 2011, the school brought in Diamond Schmitt Architects to oversee an expansion of the building, adding over 40,000 square feet of learning space, and providing […]


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Design Engine
Oxford Brookes University John Henry Brookes and Abercrombie Building


Purpose In the context of historic piecemeal development, the need to address the campus as a whole was recognised. This was then enabled by the production of a masterplan in 2007. Originating as a standalone student centre, the concept was developed to more fundamentally and visibly connect the existing campus, and in doing so provide […]


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Eleena Jamil Architect
Desa Mahkota School


Desa Mahkota is a national secondary school designed to accommodate up to 1200 students and up to 60 teaching staff. It is located on an elevated 1.8 hectare urban site in Malaysia’s capital city, Kuala Lumpur. The school has a built-up area of 13,000 m² with multi-purpose hall, classrooms, science and IT laboratories, library canteen […]


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Avery Associates Architects
400 Hall Repton School Theatre


The Design Philosophy: Architects have long sought to understand what makes one shape more pleasing than another. The square, double square and golden rectangle have stubbornly re-surfaced in treatises of aesthetics since the time of Plato. Leonardo de Vinci’s Vitruvian Man (1490) is perhaps the most recognisable visualisation, followed much later by Le Corbusier’s Modulor […]


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YBGSNA
Mechanical Engineering Workshop Building


The Mechanical Engineering Workshop Building functions as a utility building for the Department of Mechanical engineering. Its program is arranged with a variety of tall and small spaces for a selection of large and small mechanical tools and systems. The building is shaped in relationship to traffic approach and loading and unloading procedures It is […]


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Nivedita & Uday Pande Consultants
Global Indian International School


As school forms the basis of our first learning experience, so is this project conceived from its inception to provide an environment conducive to learning and development for the students of class nursery to 12th. The challenge was to produce an institution of international standards in a restricted site area of 2.08 acres, following a […]


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Perkins + Will
Kuwait University Teaching School


The Kuweit University Teaching School, project proposal made by Perkins + Will agency, is an example of ‘openness’ to nature which allows one to discover the environment – an analogy to the learning process through which we can intellectually develop by being open to ‘new‘ (which includes the notions of surprise and spontaneity) and searching, […]


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Metropolis
Universidad del Pacifico


In this new building, the main idea was to develop a whole campus around a circular space in 5 levels. FIRST FLOOR In the first floor are located the reception area, both access to the circulation nucleus, the exhibition rooms, the coffee and snack station, the main square and the terrace. SECOND FLOOR In the […]


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Babled Nouvet Reynaud Architects
Animation School and Student Residence – ESMA


ARCHITECTURAL APPROACH Located at the far west of the Isle of Nantes, bordering the Parc des Chantiers, the Animation School and Student Residence was constructed in compliance with the architectural and urban planning specifications of the Isle of Nantes: A six metre-high plinth with the art school programme resting on top of the platform. An […]


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Perkins + Will
MDC Kendall Academic Support Center


This new 134,000 sf facility will include space for use by the Student services department, the new Business School program and the Campus academic needs at large. In addition it will provide a conferencing center which includes a 200-student multipurpose room and a testing center which is used by the community. The main student atrium […]


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Zaha Hadid Architects
Jockey Club Innovation Tower


In 2012 we showed you the concept Zaha Hadid Architects | Innovation Tower. Now you can admire the final result! The Jockey Club Innovation Tower (JCIT) is home to the Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) School of Design, and the Jockey Club Design Institute for Social Innovation. The 15-storey, 15,000 sq. m. tower accommodates more than […]


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Perkins + Will
Princess Nora Bint Abdulrahman University


The design of the Academic Colleges at Princess Nora Bint Abdulrahman University uses innovation as a means of giving back to and transforming society. This translates into a vision of community, sustainability and innovative learning environments in one of the most socio-economic and politically complex regions in the world. The Academic Colleges are comprised of […]


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Josep Miàs
Annexa-Joan Puigbert School


Annexa-Joan Puigbert is the name of the school that occupies a T-shaped building from the 50s of the 20th century. Its main building lies along the main street, and in the middle point there is another building which is perpendicular. The building’s topographical position is strange, due to the steep hill where the school was […]


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Liong Lie Architects
NTI head office


Liong Lie Architects has designed the new interior of the NTI head office in Leiden, Holland. NTI stands for more than 70 years of cutting-edge distance education. The new learning according to NTI is the ideal combination of online learning and classroom meetings. The assignment was to link flexible working and learning to a strong […]


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Behnisch Architekten
Secondary School Ergolding


The heart of the new Ergolding Secondary School is a large open atrium that serves as an assembly hall, an interior meeting point, and a visual connection between the school’s various departments and functions. Through this central hub, students can easily and intuitively find their way from the classrooms on the upper levels down to […]


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BDP
University of Wales


‘A home of creativity, innovation and entrepreneurial activity that will be essential to the city’s regeneration’ – that was the aim of the dynamic new University of Wales, Newport – City Centre Campus, in the UK. The building design uses the characteristics of the site, a narrow strip of land adjacent to the river and in close proximity […]


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Jean-François Schmit Architectes
Nursery School and Municipal Workshops


The Michelet development was built in the 1960s on the site of a former gasworks. The urban form of this major development, totaling more than one thousand eight hundred social dwellings, is typical of its period and is similar in some respects to the large housing complexes produced by post-war reconstruction policies. Seventeen tower blocks […]


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Perkins + Will
Shanghai Natural History Museum


This project for the Shanghai Natural History Museum is consistent with Chinese garden design in that it approaches the spirit of nature, but does not imitate it. Through its relationship to the site, it represents the harmony of man and nature and is an abstraction of the basic elements of Chinese art and design. The […]


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YBGSNA
School of Mechanical Engineering


The Mechanical Engineering Workshop Building functions as a utility building for the Department of Mechanical engineering. Its program is arranged with a variety of tall and small spaces for a selection of large and small mechanical tools and systems. The building is shaped in relationship to traffic approach and loading and unloading procedures It is […]


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