In order to diverse the musical needs of the Italian capital, Renzo Piano penned the Parco della Musica which is also a state of the art. The music auditorium is opened in the north part of Rome known as Flaminio, near the Olympic village, in 2002. It is composed of three separate halls of 2800, 1200 and 750 in capacity. Positioned around an open-air amphitheatre, the halls look like three enormous “music boxes”, whose colours and materials recall those of the domes dotting the urban landscape of Rome. The interiors are entirely made of cherry wood, most suited to the acoustic challenges. Already affectionately known as “the beetle” amongst locals, the venue played a vital role in shaping the confidence and interest of Romans in contemporary architecture.

01 Rome’s Music Auditorium

01 Rome’s Music Auditorium

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Japanese architect Kazuyo Sejima and Ryue Nishizawa of SANAA have completed the Theatre and Arts Centre De Kunstlinie project in Almere city, Netherland. With roughly 180,000 inhabitants, Almere is both a city of the arts and an artificial city. Surrounded on three sides by the waters of an artificial lake, many different functions are lined up here: workshops for painters and sculptors, rehearsal spaces, sound studios – used partly by amateurs and partly by professionals – as well as three auditoriums in which stage performances, concerts and congresses take place. One striking feature is the tight layout of the spaces, some of which are directly accessible from the outside, others via patios and very short corridors. The underlying idea of the architects was to create a building with similar spatial qualities throughout and without hierarchies – regardless whether one is concerned with auditoriums or circulation zones. Not surprisingly, therefore, there are corridors that end in a large glazed wall with a magnificent view over the water, just like one of the theatre spaces; and the auditoriums are laid out orthogonally just like the rooms where children can paint and draw. Even the main entrance is unspectacularly integrated in the bold facade grid. Only at night, does the building attract attention to itself, when the large volumes of the theatre and the restaurant are illuminated and pedestrians walking along the embankment promenade have a view of the activities going on inside – wholly in the Dutch manner.

01 Almere Theatre Modern Architecture Design

01 Almere Theatre Modern Architecture Design

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From an old cinema, Croatian architect firm 3LHD has turned it into a modern dance center in Zagreb. The Zagreb Dance Center modern building will accommodate about 40 local dancers. After the renovation, it includes a large studio and performance space, plus two smaller practice studios, dressing rooms. bathrooms, storage and offices. A new entrance hall iwas also added between two neighboring houses and includes a cafe, library and video store.

01 Exterior Paint Colors Dance Center

01 Exterior Paint Colors Dance Center

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This modern architecture home is designed for James Stewart, a violinist and music patron, also a mathematician who write calculus textbooks. The architect Shim Sutcliffe designed the house as a performance space as well as a private dwelling.Integral House 01 Modern House Architecture (more…)

This tropical modern house design was brought by Guzarchitects. By unifying the building and the landscape, they exploit the pleasure of living in the tropics. It’s a fully seamless integration, by covering verandah spaces and green roof terraces overlooked the pool and garden. Guzarchitects built this tropical house in detailing form shaped. And in scale and usage, its really humanist. Relaxing, comfortable, and of course inspired home design ideas, for person who want full exhale from daily activities.

botanical gardenhouse 2

botanical gardenhouse 2

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A house embedded in nature. The architect Arthur Casas has produced his own dream residence in Iporanga, located in the middle of the forest. Made of concrete and Cumaru woods, the house does blend with the surroundings. Arthur says,“I always wanted a house in the middle of the forest, in a place where I could relax and recharge my energy”.The entire building was made up of two large symmetrical cubes embracing an open space. Arthur tend to made a synergy between interiors and exteriors. ging the outside in are 11 meter floor to ceiling glass windows, on both ends of the open central space. Cumaru wood paneling runs from top to bottom in an attempt to match and blend in with is beautiful surroundings.The interior was made by extending the Cumaru into the house, while white stucco contrasts, highlighting the wood’s warm color. The combination between simple brown and white palette provides a nice canvas for artistic furnishings. On the inside, the seating area is centralized, being shaded from the summer sun which shines through the east and west doors. No paintings or flat screen needed, since the surround flora and fauna more than make up for thisMinimum usage of partitions amplifies the house’s integration with its surroundings and adds grandeur to the minimalist living area. A large terrace borders the house, functioning as a belvedere to observe the surrounding untouched Atlantic Rain Forest, and a partition between natural and constructed. Stepping down, the infinity edged pool seems to pour out into the thick vegetation.

01 Tropical Minimalist House Design in Iporanga

01 Tropical Minimalist House Design in Iporanga

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