The Barack Obama Presidential Library in Chicago, USA Competition proposal by Manuel Caicoya President Obama has been the voice for those who are never heard in the United States of America. President Obama has built bridges, repaired old relations, and brought a new American dream. With Barack Obama Presidential Library project, we want to transmit this new dream. Open the Slideshow ...

British-Iraqi Practice AMBS Architects announce first public library to be built in Iraq since the 1970s. AMBS Architects have revealed their ambitious design for the new Baghdad Library. The building brings together form, function, and cultural significance. The 45,000 sqm structure will be the central focus of a planned Youth City that has been designed to inspire Iraq’s younger generations. The new Baghdad ...

HAO / Holm Architecture Office proposal for the Daegu Library competition. The Daegu Library site is situated in the heart of city of Daegu, the 3rd largest city in South Korea. The design of the library is imagined as a natural extension of local life in the surrounding area. By creating a flexible framework it sets up its main premise: ...

Daegu Gosan Public Library – The Future Of A Library A library should provide a dynamic space that facilitates the interactions between people and information. It must provide flexibility to accommodate the evolving ways in which people access and interact with information. The new Daegu Gosan Public Library will provide a cultural meeting place in the community by providing an ...

Synthesis Design + Architecture Competition proposal for the Daegu Gosan Public Library in Daegu, Korea. More text form Architects: Our proposal for the Daegu Gosan Public Library challenges the conventional understanding of the spatial and social experience of a public library as a series of discrete reading rooms with defined thresholds and cluttered stacks. We propose an intelligent, open, and integrated library experience ...