// arthitectural / library
  • Several towns have attempted to enhance their appeal in recent years by removing some buildings to clear their roads. However, this resulted in a loss of visual coherence about which it is now time to reconsider. This very call to coherence is the role of the Monterblanc library, which stands at the center of the […]


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  • The Bibliothèque du Boisé aims to become a place fostering a feeling of belonging, promoting exploration and discovery. Located between Thimens Boulevard and the Marcel-Laurin Park, it covers a surface area of 5,000 m² and is integrated into the site by drawing on its major elements. This isn’t a project about architecture alone: it’s also […]


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One of the most interesting projects I’ve seen in a while, the Musashino Art University Museum & Library proposes a new relation between the user and the books, surrounded and sheltered by them. We had the chance to ask Sou Fujimoto about the challenge of designing this program in the information age, as you can […]


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London based designer AndyMartin will show his new exciting furniture project under the theme of INSPIRATION atMeetMy Project, during the FuoriSalone 2012. The ‘undergraduate’ shelving is the reinvention or re-inspiration of the classic found building bricks and sheets of found wood that are stacked one on top of another to formshelves and is typically found in cramped students accommodation. […]


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Only the exterior envelope and the interior stair were preserved at the renovation, re-imagination of this 25 years old single family house in a quiet suburb of Athens. All interior walls and part of the floor slab were demolished in order to really transform the house into a unified, well-aired, well-lit, livable space, inhabited by […]


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