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a+u 2016:12 Latvia – Architecture Unfolding

a+u 2016:12 Latvia – Architecture Unfolding


Feature: Latvia – Architecture Unfolding
184 Pages / 292mm x 219mm / English / Japanese

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2016 Aga Khan Award for Architecture

Latvia – Architecture Unfolding

The speckled capital of a monocentric country
Vents Vinbergs

Latvian Landscapes

Central Riga
Processoffice and Andrius Skiezgelas Architecture
Renovation and Extension of Latvian National Museum of Art
SZK and Partners Extension of the Latvian Academy of Art
Fine Young Urbanists Mierigi!
Fine Young Urbanists Alekša Square
Zaiga Gaile Office Renovation of the Bergs Bazaar
Sudraba Arhitektura Staircase Renovation Art Deco
Sudraba Arhitektura House in the Courtyard
Arhis Office and Retail Premises Building in Riga, Baznicas Str. 20/22
Zaiga Gaile Office New Riga Theatre Reconstruction Project
Historical Buildings in Central Riga

Old Town of Riga
Sudraba Arhitektura, Arhitektes Lienes Griezites studija
Renovation of 17th Century Warehouse Building in Riga
Sudraba Arhitektura
“Dome Hotel & SPA”, Conversion of 17th Century Apartment Building
Jaunromans un Abele Residential Building on Skarnu Str. 11, Riga
Sudraba Arhitektura, MARK arhitekti
Renovation Project of the Castellum of Riga Castle
Historical Buildings in Old Town of Riga

Background of Architecture in Riga, Latvia
Janis Lejnieks

NRJA Unwritten – Exposition of Latvia

Left Bank of the Daugava River
SZK and Partners Riga Concert Hall
Gunnar Birkerts Latvian National Library
Zaiga Gaile Office
Gypsum Factory Renovation
Žanis Lipke Memorial
The Collection of Wooden Houses in Kipsala

Interview 1:
Architectural context in Latvia and Riga

Non-urban Environments
House of Ruins
Zaiga Gaile Office Vacation Home on Easter Island
MADE arhitekti Saldus Music and Art School
Didzis Jaunzems, Jaunromans un Abele View Terrace and Pavilion
Mailitis A.I.I.M. + Architect J. Poga Office National Open Air Stage

Interview 2:
Coexistence of old and new values in architecture