// arthitectural / student housing
  • Studioninedots designs a student housing block with 362 dwellings on Ijburglaan in Amsterdam shaped like a smile. Construction begins in December. The initial urban plan for the development of Zeeburgereiland, a reclaimed island designated for the expansion of Amsterdam, involved long large blocks. This would have resulted in monotonous walls of buildings that were highly […]


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  • A small vacant lot located at the epicenter of Montreal student life, just north of the McGill University’s Milton gates, was the basis of the latest design by KANVA. The site endured a fire in the early 20th century, which flattened the existing 19th century historic stone house; this tragedy represents only one of many […]


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The project involves a dormitory with 180 studios on the site of the Stade de Ladoumègue in Paris in 19th district. The plot of the building is part of urban development done by Reichen & Robert architects. By early 2012, the Paris tram will pass by the site, and the goal is to complete the […]


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Design collaboration with Carmen Pardo Foundation reinterpreting one of their top selling “jewelry boxes”. “Is a box with long legs still a box, or does it become a small cabinet instead?” Designers: Egue y Seta | Daniel Pérez + Felipe Araujo Project name: Leggy Box Client: Carmen Pardo Valcarce – Foundation Completed date: 2013 Photographer: Víctor Hugo   


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Say servus to the new puma store in Munich! Theatinerstrasse is Munich’s famous shopping promenade and home to puma’s new redesigned store. plajer & franz studio under the direction of Ales Kernjak (head of global store concepts, puma retail ag) gave the shop a thorough makeover and filled the 326 sqm space with a dose of joy, innovation, […]


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Tied-Up is a self-assembled pendant lamp which cleverly utilises the prime functions of an industrial cable-tie. 26 of these cable ties are cleverly locked into position by a combination of turned wood and spun metal components at the top and a steel cog at the base.   The difference in diameter at the two ends […]


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