“The Light of the Sacred” monograph on Paolo Zermani’s sacred architecture in Padua

The exhibition, open from October 29 to November 25 at the Palazzo della Gran Guardia, will show for the first time the renovation project of the Basilica of St. Andrew in Mantua.

 

Zermani Associati Studio di Architettura, Tempio di cremazione, 2006 - 2010, Parma © Mauro Davoli

Zermani Associati Studio di Architettura, Tempio di cremazione, 2006 – 2010, Parma © Mauro Davoli

 

The exhibition “The light of the sacred”,  held in Padua from  October 29to November 25, 2016 at the Palazzo della Gran Guardia shows the work by  architect Paolo Zermani. Organized by the Cultural Architecture Association in collaboration with the Town Planning and Cadastral Services Sector and the Culture Department of the City of Padua, the exhibition is part of Padova 2016 architettura, an extensive program of events related to architecture, presented to the public through exhibitions, debates and conferences. (more…)

The Hague Central Station by Benthem Crouwel Architects

The Hague Central Station has been transformed by Benthem Crouwel Architects into a light-filled, capacious, easy-to-read building where all public transport systems converge at the heart of the city.

 

The Hague Central Station © Jannes Linders

The Hague Central Station © Jannes Linders

 

These days some 190,000 travellers and passers-by make use of The Hague Central Station. The upgrade takes into account that the number of users is expected to double in the coming decade, due to the link-up with the local Randstadrail rapid transit network and the high-speed rail line from Amsterdam to Paris. The high-speed network is to stop here at The Hague, as well as at the central stations of Rotterdam, Utrecht and Arnhem and at Amsterdam Zuid and Breda. These six stations constitute the New Key Projects launched by the government. (more…)