Banca Michelucci
Editor's Arch reviewInstitutional

In an area located near the historical center of Colle Val D’Elsa is one of the most original and controversial architectural interventions of the Italian architecture during XX century. Giovanni Michelucci’s Banca a Colle Val D’Elsa. In 1973, Monte dei Paschi di Siena instructs the italian architect to design a new company headquarters in the urban area […]

Editor's Arch reviewInstitutional

Grande Arche is an impressive building that has never been fully appreciated it from the French and international critics. The work of Johan Otto von Spreckelsen – a Danish Architect who has had practically this unique opportunity to show off himself besides its nation. Completed in 1989, it rises several kilometers away from the original Arc du […]

Helix Bridge
BridgesEditor's Arch review

Near to the incredible Marina Bay Sands Hotel and a few meters from the Art Science Museum, it is located the Helix Bridge, a unique and powerful element – Designed by Cox Architecture + Architects 61. It represents the helix of DNA and all its meaning. The architects – in full Singaporean mood –  have created this little infrastructure that […]

Editor's Arch reviewResidential

Last week two towers have been inaugurated in Porta Nuova. These green towers are called “Bosco Verticale” (Vertical Forest). The project, by the Boeri Studio (Stefano Boeri, Gianandrea Barreca, Giovanni La Varra) is based on a reforestation concept that helps regenerating the city environment and urban biodiversity without implying any expansion of the city area. The Project […]

carlo-scarpa-biennale-tickect-office
Editor's Arch reviewPavillions

The Carlo Scarpa Biennale’s entrance and ticketoffice was designed on the occasion of the XXVI Venice Biennale, 1951-52, the venetian Architect was commissioned to design and implement a series of interventions and accommodations including a new entrance and a new ticket office. The requirement of the project, dictated by the then secretary general Rodolfo Pallucchini, […]