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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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  • It takes the oft-seen tent as prototype in earthquake zone. The exterior is mortared in a way widely applied in Chinese urban areas, while the interior wall is painted with the girl’s favorite color pink, with remaining items of her short life hung on the wall. Light penetrates down from the round skylight, making this tiny […]


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The National Park Service joined forces with the National Endowment for the Arts to sponsor an open competition to design a monument to the first women’s rights convention in America. The fragmentary remains of the gathering place and the surrounding land would be the centerpiece of the newly established Women’s Rights National Historical Park. An […]


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On 23 June this year , the Zaanse Dacha officially opened by Leny Vissers, alderman of culture of Zaandam, the Netherlands. As part of the Dutch – Russia year, Studio Elmo Vermijs was invited by Art Committee of Zaandam to design a Datsja ( russian holiday house ). The design , inspired by various elements of […]


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The church is formally named after John the Baptist has also earned the name of the Highway’s Church for its location (43°49’54.45″N – 11° 9’28.07″E) between the Highway of the Sun and the A11 Firenze-Mare Highway, and for the fact that the church was built for honoring the workers who had died during construction of […]


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BIG + Kollision + Schmidhuber & Partner team up to bring BIG’s vision of future urban mobility to life for AUDI at Design Miami/ 2011, running from November 30th through December 4th adjacent to Art Basel Miami Beach. BIG originally presented the concept as an entry for the 2010 AUDI Urban Future Award introducing a […]


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