Tutt Library, USA

Tutt Library, USA

Carbon-Neutral Facility Colorado College’s expanded and transformed Tutt Library is America’s largest carbon-neutral academic library. The library has been transformed into a colorful, dynamic facility, accommodating the requirements of a contemporary library and the college’s unique academic program. You can find the whole story in our Swisspearl Architecture #28.Subscribe to our magazine to get the…

Square 50, USA

Square 50, USA

BOXED UP AND READY TO GO The award-winning project, located in Washington’s West End neighborhood, is officially called the Square 50 project. TEN Arquitectos & WDG Architecture were tasked with designing DC’s new West End fire station, along with a 52 affordable dwelling units and a commercial space intended for competitive squash tournaments.   Completed…

House RnEve, Austria

House RnEve, Austria

Darkly dramatic and deconstructed Embedded in a green slope in rural Austria, this unusual, single-family house is uniformly clad in black Swisspearl panels. Like a dark spaceship in a sci-fi film, the dramatic expression of the exterior inclined planes is continued in the interior. Sloping concrete walls and plush built-in velvet settees create a sumptuous,…