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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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This project is developed on a single floor of about 2,300 sqm. Its design was inspired in functionality to increase productivity, as well as in movement, dynamism and light in motion. All this was achieved through the use of rugs and lighting that emulate the blur effect of cars in motion. Small pops of red […]


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The Remez Arlozorov Community Campus was the winning entry of a public competition held by the Tel Aviv Municipality. The call was for the design of a communal, mixed use complex at the center of Tel Aviv, next to some iconic buildings from the sixties.   The winning scheme by Mayslits Kassif Architects organized the compound’s […]


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One of the main focuses of the Turato Architects’ Hall and Square project in Krk was to finish an architectural dialogue started way back in 2005, when Idis Turato completed an elementary school, Fran Krsto Frankopan (with his former studio “Randić Turato”). The new Hall, which opened shortly before the summer of 2013, is situated in […]


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