Kumayri Historical Center Development Plan

#armenia #gyumri #historical #architecture

The opinion of the architect Sashur Kalashyan

The Kumayri museum-reserve was created by the decision of Armenian government in 1980 to preserve the original historical and architectural heritage (about 1200 buildings) of Gyumri. In th...

read more

Cable Car Will Return to Yerevan

#yerevan #architecture #ropeway #armenia

There are stormy discussions among architects in the last year. The reason is the possible investment project of a new cable car in Yerevan. According to the media, the project proposal was presented in April last year by IDeA Foundation Director Edg...

read more

COAFSMART Centre Will Open Its Doors in May 2018

#armenia #lori #education #architecture

The three-wing building of COAFSMART Center was built in the picturesque nature between Debet and Dsegh villages of Lori Province, with funding from the Children of Armenia Foundation (COAF). This impressive structure with its transparent architectur...

read more

Old Yerevan Project – The Architect View

#yerevan #architecture #newdevelopment #armenia

A well-known fact is that over time urban and architectural tendencies change, therefore, cities can lose their architectural and cultural heritage. From this point of view Yerevan is certainly not an exception. The proof of this is the construction ...

read more

China Built a Library Shaped Like a Giant Eye

#china # library #architecture #futuristic #library

Dutch firm MVRDV has built a public library that looks like a huge eye, as part of a new cultural district in Tianjin, China. The atrium of the Tianjin Binhai Public Library is deliberately designed to look like a 3D eyeball, staring out through the ...

read more