Visitors to Haverstock’s Guildford Crematorium building are greeted from the car park by an unprepossessing brick and concrete wall. After this underwhelming start, it gets better and better
Designed by ZENI arkitekter a/s the Aabenraa Crematorium, Denmark, has a room for the living. Here the relatives can give their loved ones a last goodbye, and watch the caskets be put into the ovens
John Lum Architecture Designed the New Olivet Funeral & Cremation Services Building as a Celebration of Life in Colma, SF. Bathed in natural light, a wall of windows overlooks the zen-like garden
This project was designed by Carme Pinós Desplat and responds to their desire to integrate the new building in the cemetery grounds without distorting the great poetics these emanate.
Architects: Hindley & Co. During the day, the onlooker’s first glimpse of the vertical cemetery is of a low lying, glowing object which appears to hover just above the surface of the city streets, something like an iceberg of which only the tip is visible.
Belgium Building Development, Belgian Architecture, Architect, Images Oostende Crematorium Belgian Funerary Project – design by Alvarez Ouburg Architects 7 Jul 2014 Oostende Crematorium in Belgium Design: Alvarez Ouburg Architects Alvarez Ouburg Architects, the Amsterdam based office of Laura Alvarez and Jarrik Ouburg, have won the second prize in an invited competition for a new Crematorium in…
Crematorium Uitzicht Kortrijk, Belgium Building Development, Belgian Architecture, Architect Crematorium Uitzicht, Belgium : Kortrijk Building Belgian Funerary Development – design by SumProject + Souto Moura Arquitectos 11 Mar 2013 Kortrijk Crematorium Design: SumProject + Souto Moura Arquitectos Cemetery of Hoog-Kortrijk Belgian Funerary Building Location: Kortrijk, western Belgium “We shall not cease from exploration And the…
Asymptote Architecture is pleased to announce winning a 2013 Progressive Architecture Award for the Beukenhof Auditorium and Crematorium.
Planning a funeral building means designing an item which has a strong symbolic value. It means dealing not only with a specific area where it will be built, but especially with the spiritual values which belong to a community.
Floating Cemetery Hong Kong, HK Building Design, Chinese Waterfront Architecture Floating Cemetery : Hong Kong Building Proposal Chinese Cemetery Proposal – design by BREAD studio 9 Jul 2012 Floating Eternity – Offshore Cemetery Design: BREAD studio Floating Cemetery Hong Kong Proposal BREAD studio’s proposal “Floating Eternity” has been published in the latest issue of Hong…
“a tomb is a prison, but also a “monumentum”; that is, an object which keeps the “memory” or the recollection of an absent person alive… and only monuments are architecture…
Designs for a new crematorium in Dewsbury by Aedas have gained planning approval. The £2.6m project has been commissioned by Kirklees Metropolitan Council Bereavement Services and will replace the existing 1960s Dewsbury Moor Crematorium.
The principal materials used were exposed reinforced concrete for the walls and oak wood for the ornamentation of the entrance facade and the interior of the prayer space
The Stockholm Cemetries Administration has decided to select five architecture offices/teams for the invited architecture competition for a new crematorium the Woodland Crematorium II at the Woodland Cemetery.