MIMOA newsletter #35

10.000 MIMOA members!

To celebrate you can get a FREE issue of MARK MAGAZINE DIGITAL here >>

Since last week the MIMOA community counts over 10.000 registered members. To celebrate this special moment, Mark Publishers offers a free issue of the latest Mark Magazine Digital (with a value of Ä 9,95).

We would like to thank you all for being part of our community. Thank you for sharing your feedback, compliments and comments, for using MIMOA and for contributing all those beautiful, interesting and unexpected treasures in architecture.

2010 WAF Shortlist announced

Soccer City National Stadium in South Africa, A bamboo house in Costa Rica, The Apple Store on the Upper West Side, USA and The Medieval & Renaissance Galleries at the Victoria & Albert Museum, UK are among the 236 international projects to feature on this yearís shortlist for the worldís biggest architecture contest - the World Architecture Festival (WAF) Awards.

A series of keynote addresses, seminars, exhibitions and presentations will run alongside the main awards programme, and every shortlisted project will feature in a grand exhibition during the festival in Barcelona. The WAF takes place at the Centre Convencions International Barcelona (CCIB) from 3rd to 5th November 2010.

We will be there too. Are you coming?

Read more on our blog >>

Ai! Que mal ... vivimos!

Last week we've returned from our retreat in Donostia and are already making plans for a great autumn. Here's a small report with text and images on who we met and what happened in San Sebastian this summer – part 1.

Latest additions

Here's a list of projects that have recently been contributed by MIMOA members:


Imax Theater Cotroceni Park

address: Bulevardul Vasile Milea 4, 6th District Bucharest, Romania
architect: MYS Architects

contributed by: Peter Roos


Umbra Retail and Concept Store

address: John Street 165, M5T2T5 Toronto, Canada
architect: Kohn Shnier Architects, Figure 3
contributed by: sjv


Auditorio de Tenerife

address: Av. de la ConstituciÛn 1, 38003 Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain
architect: Santiago Calatrava
contributed by: trodas

Belgian EU pavilion Expo 2010

address: Bocheng Road, Shanghai, China
architect: : Conix Architects
contributed by: Conix


address: Wolbrantskerkweg 1, 1069 CL Amsterdam, Netherlands
architect: Abbink X de Haas

contributed by: photographer Dirk Verwoerd

Moderna Museet Malmˆ

address: Gasverksgatan 22, Malmˆ, Sweden
architect: Tham & VidegÂrd Arkitekter
contributed by: TVA

Latest Guides

All MIMOA visitors can create and download their own personal architecture guide: the Mi guide. Here are some selected Mi guides that other MIMOA-members have been making >>
architecture guide basel

architecture guide provenza

architecture guide rome

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.

MIMOA features over 3500 architectural projects around the world. The extensive (and growing!) database is now available as a mobile travel guide: on the iPhone. With exact locations, photos and detailed information the MIMOA iPhone app puts everything you need at your fingertips.

Get the worldwide architecture guide on your iPhone now.

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