‘Eco-brutalism at the UAE pavilion – a response to the 2021 Venice Biennale theme of ‘How will we live together’. Inspired by vernacular architecture and rough materiality, the exhibition was awarded for sustainable innovation.
A cultural centre, totally transforming the city of Arles, this new building exemplifies the flamboyant signature style of Frank Gehry. Inspired by the paintings of van Gogh, Gehry’s architecture creates a play with light effects.
Designed by Alvar Aalto and Aino Marsio-Aalto, the recently renovated Savoy interiors in Helsinki exemplify Nordic modernism. Original details have been restored with the addition of some contemporary touches.