CNN Site Map for Section Architecture (Galleries) for June - 2015
- 2015-06-30This dramatic chapel, designed by Ryyuich Ashizawa, accepts all faiths and is free from iconography. It was hoped that the huge window facing over the sea would imbue the space with a sense of the sacred.
Images via "Closer to God: Religious Archit
- 2015-06-30Kaksaluttanen Arctic Resort, Lapland
Imagine watching the northern lights in Finland through the transparent, geometric roof of your own glass igloo, or stargazing in Chile through the window of your specially designed cabin-observatory, or watching the
- 2015-06-30Battersea Power Station is one of London's best-loved landmarks.
- 2015-06-29City dwellers are perhaps more acquainted with the architecture of their phones than the skyscrapers that carve out their commutes. However, Hong Kong-based photographer Romain Jacquet-Lagrѐze reckons eyes should be diverted upward. Documenting the coloss
- 2015-06-29Set to open in Miami Beach in 2016, the LAAM will house an impressive collection of Latin American art, as well as several apartments, which will be built at a later phase. The 90,000 square foot (8,300 square meters) institution will rise on Biscayne Bou
- 2015-06-29Architects rarely lack creativity, but they frequently lack the freedom to explore it. Clients have preferences and there are often building restrictions in place, which inevitably force architects to compromise on their vision.
But what if those limits
- 2015-06-29Featuring nine low-slung pavilions connected by outdoor walkways, the winning design for Guggenheim's Helsinki branch is the work of relatively unknown Paris firm Moreau Kusonoki.
- 2015-06-29Designed by 3XN, this stunning aquarium was Inspired by the shape of natural whirlpools, water streams, shoals of fish and flocks of birds. It was completed in 2013.
- 2015-06-29Since the dawn of time, humans have built shelters in the wilderness to protect them from storms and dangers lurking in the dark. Society may have changed, but the yearning persists -- with urbanites in particular seeking to escape the stresses of city li
- 2015-06-29Impossible Buildings by Victor Enrich
Two slides elegantly extend out of the second and third floor of an apartment building; a floating stairway props out of a block of flats...leading nowhere; an office tower at least 20 stories high is split down the
- 2015-06-29Waiting at a bus stop is widely held to be one of life's most mundane experiences. But that's no longer so if you happen to be a resident in the small village of Krumbach, western Austria.
There, the town's cultural association invited s