// arthitectural / eco
  • Astana City Vision is the project for a new facility capable of accommodating up to 30,000 residents, workers and visitors. This project finds its right place in the young and lively capital of Kazakhstan, where urban development is carefully administered especially in anticipation of the upcoming international events in which the city is called to […]


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  • The ‘’Gecekondoo’’ project, developed by Sinan Logie, is an urban activist answer to the ongoing Urban Operations in Istanbul, Turkey.  ‘’Gece Kondu’’ (literally: Landed overnight) defines Turkish informal dwellings. Born during the industrialization period of the country, after 1946, these houses mimicking the Turkish rural habitat can be seen in the country’s urban areas.   […]


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“In a city of concrete, a city stranger to green spaces, a city where sidewalks like roads have been carjacked, a city where a dark smog looms over daily, youʼd figure, thereʼs more to rooftops than rooftop bars”. Quoting Sir Mark Sykes, on his last visit to Beirut. Beirut is a concrete and pollution mayhem. […]


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Located in the Ümitköy region of Ankara, Turkey, White House is a four-story, 800 m² private villa designed for a large family. The design program was developed through a close collaboration between the architect and client. The spaces found within the villa: entrance, foyer, living room, kitchen, dining room, master bedroom, study, children’s rooms, storage […]


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Perched high on a Bainbridge Island bluff, this magnificent home enjoys unique views of Puget  Sound from Mount Rainier to Mount Baker. The home is unique in other ways as well: it’s the first  LEED Platinum residence in Washington  State that’s outside of Seattle. Elegant and educational. Modern and motivating. Stunning and sustainable. Joanne and Ed Ellis […]


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An exploration of sand casting technique where a generous and unpredictable overspill is encouraged at the rim of each piece, making each completely unique from any other ever made. The overspill oxidizes instantly, producing a highly textured surface that stands in contrast to the interior of the piece, which is hand-polished to a near mirror […]


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