Lush Plants Covers Entire Facade of Cultural Center in Spain

ARQAA Architects have designed the Centro Cultural de Moreda lodated in Asturias, Northern Spain. To mimic the green environment habitat, vertical plants cover the entire facade of this 850 square meter renovation and a glass roof observatory was built to have a great view of the surrounding mountain range.   [via behance]

 

Fascinating Heydar Aliyev Center by Zaha Hadid Architects

International architecture and design firm Zaha Hadid Architects have designed the Heydar Aliyev Center in Baku, Azerbaijan.       Description by Zaha Hadid Architects: The Heydar Aliyev Center hosts a variety of cultural programs, its design is a departure from the rigid and often monumental architecture of the former Soviet Union that is so prevalent in Baku, aspiring instead to express the sensibilities and diversity of Azeri culture. The Center’s design establishes a [...]

 

Striking Mulhouse Culture Center in France by Paul le Quernec

French architect Paul le Quernec has designed the new Mulhouse Cultural Center located in the border of France between Germany and Switzerland. Aside from its eye-catching triangular shape, the cultural center also features a striking and vibrantly magenta-colored access point. The structure houses a community hall, a small changing room, a teaching kitchen, desk and box office. Description by Paul le Quernec: This new socio-cultural centre is part of a [...]