Düsseldorf’s Media Harbour, designed by Frank Gehry, helps to resuscitate an urban center in decline.
Nicole graduated from Georgia State University with a Post Graduate degree in Spanish to English Translation and a B.A. in Spanish and International Business. Presently living in Madrid, Nicole works as a freelance writer and translator and enjoys traveling around the Iberian peninsula taking photos of Spain's rich blend of historic and modern architecture. Her articles and photos have been published in various trade publications and websites.
Throughout May and June, Madrid is hosting one of the most prestigious yearly design events in Europe, Casa Decor.
Toyo Ito is the 2013 Pritzker Prize winner.
Madrid’s CentroCentro Culture and Citizenship Cibeles (5Cs) programming addresses cultural and civic action from within the renovated Cibeles Palace.
Zaha Hadid's signature style has made the Zaragoza Bridge Pavilion (Pabéllon Puente) an esteemed landmark; this combination bridge and exhibition space was built for Expo 2008 may see development into a museum for new technologies and water sciences.
Madrid’s Moratalaz district finds itself with a new Viveros de Empresas (or “Business Incubator") that not only gives art school graduates a start in their professional lives but also gives Moratalaz increased architectural presence.
Enhancements to NYC's iconic Statue of Liberty will improve visits, although damage from Hurricane Sandy has closed it until repairs can be made to the grounds and docks.
Europe's 2012 Solar Decathlon has a winner! It's Canopea, the entry from Team Rhône-Alpes!
Solar Decathlon Europe 2012 brings the world's most innovative solar-powered homes to Madrid.
Gehry's masterpiece, the Guggenheim Museum Bilbao, functions as one of the world's most prominent art museums, a contender for the most important building of the last 30 years, and a driver of tourism.