C3 Digital no.416 (2021-6/6)


Digital Monuments and Architecture NFTs_Simone Brott

New Projects
Color and form give local identity to a Mexican office tower
..Avancer Tower _ Manuel Cervantes Estudio + Estudio Macias Peredo
A Manhattan library, reborn and reaching high
....Stavros Niarchos Foundation Library _ Mecanoo + Beyer Blinder Belle
  Interview _ Francine Houben + Herbert Wright

Irregular Living
Irregular Mid-Size Housings _ Phil Roberts
Multi-level apartments fit together like a 3D jigsaw
..81-87 Weston Street _ Allford Hall Monaghan Morris
  Interview _ Simon Allford and Roger Zogolovitch + Herbert Wright

Contemporary form emerges between escarpment and historical fabric
.. São Bento Residences _ Pedra Líquida
Two versions of a sculptural block form appear in a mountain town
.Schlossgarten Residential Complex _ Architekten Marx/Ladurner
Cantilevers and garden create distinctive housing for seniors
.Les Hallates _ STERENN Architectes + APAW
Pitched roofs and green walls evoke a hill village in Los Angeles
.Gardenhouse _ MAD Architects

Heritage and Reuse
Between past and present: the adaptive reuse of industrial heritage buildings _ Angelos Psilopoulos
Student life animates a vast re-invented power station
..Beloit Powerhouse _ Studio Gang
  Interview _ Jeanne Gang + Herbert Wright
A Japanese cider brewery converted into a contemporary art gallery
..Hirosaki Museum of Contemporary Art _ Atelier Tsuyoshi Tane Architects
Urban chic in a repurposed silo structure

..Silo Erlenmatt Renovation _ Harry Gugger Studio
A derelict railway building becomes a theater
..Kulturbahnhof Aalen _ a+r Architekten
Aeronautical buildings redeveloped into an innovation hub
..La Cité Innovation Hub _ Taillandier Architectes Associés
  Interview _ Pierre-Louis Taillandier + Michèle Woodger
A goods station becomes a zero-net-energy urban district

..Gare Maritime _ Neutelings Riedijk Architects
  Interview _ Neutelings Riedijk Architects + Silvio Carta


C3 no.416 (2021-6/6)