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  • The project takes a similar scale to the folk resident of the neighbor block, and becomes integrated with the historical blocks. New buildings surround the ancient workshop, and make it stand out by adding shading around the preserved building in an arm-around gesture.   Rebirth brick and composite bamboo are taken as major building material, […]


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  • Concrete envelops the building, like weathered skin tanned by Portugal’s climate. The skin has wrinkles and flaws that trap the light. This denotes its strength of character. Below the day zone exposed to air and light, lies an underground family room. It acts as a rest-stop before reaching the bedrooms. The sofa invites us to sit […]


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The Villa des Arts, which houses a set of artists’ workshops, is situated at the foot of the Butte Montmartre in the 18th arrondissement of Paris. It has just undergone a major renovation, managed by architects Grégoire Oudin (APGO) and Bertrand Naut (abn). In this site steeped in history and culture, which has welcomed some of […]


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