Chybik + Kristof Architects & Urban Designers have been selected as the winners of the public competition to design and build the Jihlava Multipurpose Arena. One of the largest sports and leisure complexes in the Czech Republic, the project, built on the city’s existing hockey stadium, is scheduled for construction in 2021, to be completed by 2023.
Architecture in the Czech Republic is defined by the country’s incredibly diverse landscapes. Architects and designers are drawing inspiration from the country’s low mountains, foothills and forests as they design a range of secluded residential retreats.
Located in the sustainability zone of EXPO 2020 Dubai, the Czech pavilion, designed by Formosa AA, is an invitation for discovery. Raising questions concerning desert cultivation, it integrates and exposes the S.A.W.E.R. system cultivation plant. Visible technologies form the main formal and visual components of the pavilion.
The Inspireli Awards have announced the winners of the student competition for the Czech Embassy in Addis Ababa. The fourth year of the competition offered students a unique opportunity to design in Ethiopia.
Steven Holl Architects and Architecture Acts has won an international competition for the design of a concert hall in Ostrava. Chosen by six of the seven-person jury, the new 1,300-seat concert hall is situated next to the existing House of Culture, and is designed as “a perfect acoustic instrument in its case.”