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  • The outstanding feature of this new building in the west of Zurich is the extreme precision with which the architectural design has been executed. The nearby Utogrund sports complex is bounded by a 54-metre long block, which adjoins the swimming pool built by Max Frisch to the north. This quiet stereometry lays the ground for further constituent features of the […]


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  • This project, which highlights values such as simplicity, compactness and economy, is designed as part of a coherent social-housing programme. In a setting of narrow streets, buildings should not present themselves to the outside community through bay windows, clothes drying areas or balconies that focus on the immediate view and further reduce the already cramped […]


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This housing project is located within a former industrial area in the city of Eindhoven that was redeveloped into a residential neighborhood named Stripe S and composed of two building blocks. The E’ Tower forms the entry to this new development, with 110 apartments dispersed across its 22 floors, while a separate auxiliary building echoing […]


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The central theme for an IT company’s new office building in Karlsruhe – developed for a competition arranged by real estate company, STI Immobilienmanagement- is a „Glazed Software Factory“. This is not only expressed in the external appearance of the new building but is also continued in the building structure and internal layout. Open, transparent spatial structures allow […]


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