[Essay] Showcasing Architecture (C3 no.409)


Anna Roos

C3 no.409 / pp.42-47 (6 pages)



Showcasing Architecture _ Anna Roos

Architecture starts with the desire of its makers, whether for shelter or status, worship or display. Buildings have long been acquisitioned in the service of prestige, to symbolize power and success. Think back to the time of the pharaohs and their magnificent burial pyramids or the cathedrals built to exalt the influence and power of Christianity and the Church. […]


Meama Coffee Production Plant and Cafe   Khmaladze Architect
The Macallan Distillery and Visitor Experience   Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners
Audemars Piguet Museum   BIG
Grupo Arca Showroom and Warehouse   Esrawe Studio