MIMOA newsletter #11


Speeding up MIMOA

As you’ve probably noticed, the website is growing and … slowing down. Especially the search&browse result lists are extreemly slow at the moment. Just to let you know: it’s our first and main priority to speed up MIMOA. We’re working on it and hope to have some results on-line by the beginning of next week.

Get some MIMOA stickers

Summer is coming and everyone is out and about - visiting architectural projects while traveling through Europe. Now you can spread the word and literally mark the projects you've visited. Email us your full contact details to receive some MIMOA-placemark-shaped stickers. They come in three variations: green Mi was here, pink Mi favorite and grey for general MIMOA. First come, first served… More >>

Latest additions

Here's a selection of projects that have recently been contributed by MIMOA members:
Visitor Centre Baelo Claudia

Visitors centre is built on the site of the ruins of a Roman city

Visitor Centre Baelo Claudia

address: Baelo Claudia, 11380 Tarifa, Spain
architect: Guillermo Vázquez Consuegra

contributed by: MIMOA

   
Place du Molard

Random distribution of luminous glass pavés

Place du Molard

address: Place du Molard, CH-1204 Geneva, Switzerland
architect: 2b architectes
contributed by:
2b architects, Lausanne Switserland

   
Lilifeld House

Clad in a wide vertical steel weatherboard

Lilifeld House

address: Cecily Street, lilyfield 79 2044 Sydney, Australia
architect: nobbs radford architects

contributed by: NRA

   
Sammlung Goetz

A gallery for a private collection of modern art

Sammlung Goetz

address: Oberföhringer Straße 103, 81925 Munich, Germany
architect: Herzog and De Meuron

contributed by: Evan Chakroff, Basel Switserland

   
vital building

The building reproduces the scale of the surrounding small woods

Vital Building

address: Paseo de la Biosfera 6, 01013 Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain
architect: Mozas Aguirre arquitectos
contributed by: moag, Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain

   
Fyrtrnet

The Lighthouse (Fyrtrnet) marks the entrance to the new residential area on Amerika Plads

Fyrtrnet

address: Pakhusvej 6, 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
architect: Lundgaard & Tranberg Arkitektfirma
contributed by:
Piotr Krajewski, Szczecin, Poland

   
Culloden Battlefield

Located next to the virtually untouched site of the last battle fought on British soil

Culloden Battlefield Visitor Centre

address: Culloden Moor, IV2 5EU Inverness, United Kingdom
architect: Gareth Hoskins Architects
contributed by: Gareth Hoskins Architects, Glasgow, UK


Latest Guides

MIMOA visitors create and download their personal architecture guide: the Mi guide. Here are some selected Mi guides that other MIMOA-members have been making: special subjects, unusual contents, or just very popular destinations with lots of projects to see.
copenhagen guide

CPH
Guide to Copenhagen Denmark
projects: 15
modified: 28 April 2008
created by: pkrajewski

   
alvaro guide

ALVARO SIZA VIEIRA
This is a compilation all Siza Vieira's projects published on MIMOA

projects: 19
modified: 28 March 2008
created by:
joaogameironeves

   
barca guide

BARCELONA JUNE 2008
Great to be there in summer

projects: 27
modified: 31 May 2008
created by: Jure


More information

MIMOA is a free user generated Modern Architecture guide with addresses and maps. It provides exactly the information you need to visit and find buildings, bridges, parks, squares, interiors and public art. Everybody can contribute projects to MIMOA, and everybody can create their own personal architecture guide out of all these projects. It is the best source of information for your city trip with all Modern Architecture in one view.


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