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  • Designs for the Sleuk Rith Institute – a new institution and genocide memorial in the Cambodian capital Phnom Penh – have been unveiled. The institute brings together a museum, research centre, graduate school, document archives and research library. The vision of Youk Chhang, a tireless human rights activist and investigator of the Khmer Rouge atrocities, […]


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  • The brief has addressed the new thinking in terms of libraries, that they should not be hard civic buildings, but transparent buildings which form part of the urban fabric of the city. They should become permeable, transparent and inviting for the modern citizen. We have seen the Library change vastly over the last 25 years […]


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The site of Taichung’s new Cultural Center still reflects its recent history as an airbase. Bulldozers move and gather broken slabs of runway concrete, the weeds growing among them testifying to the change which is occurring. Moving into the realm of the aircraft that it once served, the site itself will become 3-dimensional, rising to […]


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A white organically shaped island surrounded by transparent glass walls, witch are characterized by a  monochrome overprint of the Viernheim forest. The floor covering with an unfinished apereance plays a homage  to a forest glade and provide the necessary  nutrients for everything, witch should here prosper. The light illuminates the way and provide the upbeat […]


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Driven by the initiative to design an enriching space for extensive research and development purposes, the core concept embarked is to have a large leaf-shaped roof feature that will shelter and help store rainwater. The leaf-shaped roof functions alike an organic leaf which processes and support life thru photosynthesis, by absorbing and converting energy from […]


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