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ADM
School No 14 in Mamontovka


Architectural bureau ADM (stands for “Architectural Dialogue with a Megalopolis”) entered this time into a dialogue with the educational system and built in Moscow-area’s Mamontovka a school for some 350 students. Mamontovka is a district of the town of Pushkino, a typical Moscow suburb standing on the Yaroslavl highway; for those that drive from Moscow, […]


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BGP Arquitectura
Tenoch House


The project is an extension to the existing house, this element linking conceptually by a glass element, with two new volumes, the rooms and private areas. The project respects the existing front of the house, with his own appearance, to integrate the program creates two volumes of irregular floor playing with the topography as much […]


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Winkens Architekten
Kindergarten Rotbuche in Berlin


The property of the Kindergarten Rotbuche is situated among a Berlin mansion estate. Two big common beeches distinguish the site. Regarding to the property’s size, the compact buildings design is orientated by typical mansions. A quadratic base serves the two-storied volume. By using just ca. ¾ of this floor area for the actual building, the […]


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van Dongen-Koschuch
Grenswerk Poppodium


From the architect. Grenswerk, part of the medieval city on the Maas river, is to become the future creative and cultural heart of Venlo. Specifically the parceling, typical of old town structures, was advised by the urban plan of AWG, as being a carrier of new architectural developments. Following zoning regulations, the building envelope has […]


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aLL Design
Street Kitchen


Street Kitchen’s new base in Testbed1, Battersea, includes a large commercial kitchen, geared to serving thousands of lunches each day, loaded into airstream caravans and transported into central London. The company’s vision is modern British cuisine made from local organic produce and eventually aim to grow vegetables and keep bees on the roof of Testbed1. […]


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AREP
Montpellier Saint-Roch multimodal hub


Built in 1844 and boasting a listed neo-classical facade, Montpellier Saint-Roch station now requires complete redevelopment. After successive extensions, additions and adaptations resulting from increased traffic, the station has lost much of its intelligibility and operational logic. The complete redesign of this major public space in Montpellier will assert its vocation as a hub for […]


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Jorge Mealha Arquitecto
The Technological Park in Obidos, completed


Back in 2010 the Óbidos Municipality launched an international architectural competition. The aim of the competition was to design the Central Buildings and Main Piazza for the Óbidos Technological Park, intended as a start-up built structure to allocate creative companies. The project is nominated for Mies van der Rohe Award 2015. Here you can read […]


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Andrew Maynard Architects
Cut Paw Paw


Cut Paw Paw is a renovation and extension to a double fronted weatherboard home in Seddon, Victoria, Australia. Cut Paw Paw is the name of the parish in which the house presides, and a name that the owners liked very much. It’s a weird name, hence we like it too. Construction sites are fascinating and […]


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Chartier Dalix Architectes
Primary school for Sciences and Biodiversity


The project presents a mixed programme to build a school, a gymnasium, but also incorporate a third element: encouraging biodiversity. It has been designed as part of a particularly innovative programme, environmentally speaking. The concept of the building relies on the development of a primary landscape which would draw its textures and components from the […]


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CKX architecten
House K&N


The residence is located in a district at the edge of the city of Eindhoven in the south of the Netherlands. Designed for a young family with two small children and a love for Dutch modernist architecture. The overall shape and layout of the building was driven by exterior factors: strict regulations from city council […]


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Pich-Aguilera Architects
30 social dwellings in Gavà


The project of Gavà is a block of social housing, developed by Aram Foundation. Since the project’s inception in 2009 until the completion of the work in 2013, public and bank’s helps have suffered such deep changes that have destabilized, mainly to citizens in need of affordable housing, and also, to foundations or companies that […]


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Moriq
House in Amwaj


The house was meant for a single family, situated in a posh locality in Amwaj, Bahrain. The plot was 690 sq mts and the total built came up to 778 sq mts. The owners wanted a modern, contemporary styled home with strong emphasis on interior architecture and strong interior/exterior connections. The home was planned on […]


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Studio 02 architectes
Plumergat, the birth of a form


This proposed multipurpose room questions the founding principles of the traditional architectural approach. Construction generally results from an addition, that is, a supply of materials onto a given sight. This building, however, generates an opposite effect: it gives the impression of being born from a subtraction, from a reduction. In the same way that a […]


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studio_GAON
House in Sang-an: Playground of a delightful couple


This house lies deep in mountain at an altitude of 600 meters. Though altitude isn’t that high, there wasn’t any reception of GPS nor cell phone signal, which made us more aware of its remote location. The young couple, who came to us for design of a house, looked like brother and sister. They were very […]


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Niko Design Studio
ISANA


This is ISANA, a multi-layered row house in Musashino City, Tokyo. The owner of the house informed us that it is customary in his home country of India to build some rooms for rent along with the construction of a new house. Following the custom, we planned the owner’s house with the floor area of […]


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Ruth Butler Architects
Outdoor Learning Project, Hampshire Primary School


The Outdoor Learning Project is a five year, phased development master plan for the grounds of a Hampshire Primary School, creating a pond area, worship and reflection area, outdoor amphitheater, raised allotment, woodland walk, garden and dens on a site that used to be bare playgrounds and a field. This is a key example of […]


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Fran Silvestre Arquitectos
Balint House


A privileged place within a golf course near to Valencia is the starting point of this project. The proposal is drawn with elliptical traces which contain the program and maximize the possibilities of local urban law by minimizing the volumetric impact on the site. Thus, a piece with a continuous façade that seems to lodge […]


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Studio 02 architectes
Belle-Île, replicating the horizon


Building in Bretagne is not always easy. If, in our line of work, nature is a source of infinite inspiration, it can also appear at first glance like an insurmountable challenge that nonetheless we must transform into wealth. For this rescue center, we were confronted by a situation that best illustrates the vital role played […]


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SHATOTTO architecture
South 5053 Apartments


This two-apartment block is “one of a kind” design by Shatotto responding to the new “building construction rules for Dhaka – 2006”. Such rules require a fifty percent mandatory free ground coverage and a maximum building height of 45.73 meter. The agreement between the estate developer and the landowner has been to make two towers […]


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Bornstein Lyckefors Arkitekter AB
Villa Woldu in Gothenburg


Perched above the city of Gothenburg, villa Woldu have breathtaking views that reach out to the west and over the city below. For visitors to the house this stunning vista is their reward when they reach the top of the road that climbs up from the main highway east to Stockholm. As you come around […]


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