• University of Oxford Beecroft Building / Hawkins\Brown

    1 month ago - By Arch Daily

    © Jim Stephenson
    Architects: Hawkins\Brown
    Location: Oxford OX1 3PU, United Kingdom
    Area: 8950.0 m2
    Project Year: 2018
    Photographs: Jim Stephenson , Jack Hobhouse
    Main Contractor: Laing O'Rourke
    Project Manager: WSP Parsons Brinckerhoff
    Quantity Surveyor: Turner & Townsend
    M&E Engineer: Hoare Lea
    Structural Engineer: Peter Brett Associates
    © Jack Hobhouse
    Text description provided by the architects. Hawkins\Brown was appointed by the University of Oxford in 2009 to design the new theoretical and experimental physics building. The University's vision was for a collaborative working...
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  • La Cabañita / Paz Arquitectura

    La Cabañita / Paz Arquitectura

    1 month ago - By Arch Daily

    © Andrés Asturias
    Architects: Paz Arquitectura
    Location: Guatemala
    Author Architect: Alejandro Paz
    Area: 415.0 m2
    Project Year: 2018
    Photographs: Andrés Asturias
    Structural Design: INEGSA
    Construction: CONARQ
    Electric Design: PTS
    Hydraulic Design: CONARQ
    © Andrés Asturias
    Text description provided by the architects. La Cabañita seeks to integrate into the natural environment of a wooded area on the outskirts of Guatemala City by questioning the idea of the proportion of spaces and trying to erase the edges between interior and exterior in a particular way. The original project was built...
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