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L3P Architects
New development residential house in Dielsdorf


After the removal of border limit clearances only 5 m x 9 m are left over in this small steep lot at the vineyard at Dielsdorf. With a maximum of 83 m2 above-ground level living, this lot has long been considered unbuildable. A classical residential house with solid outer walls, conventional access staircase and traffic […]


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Elías Rizo Arquitectos
PUNTO SURF


The project arises from the idea of ​​creating a building with a removable metal frame capable of holding an artificial wave machine for surfing, complemented by an architectural program consisting of: bathrooms / dressing rooms, restaurant / bar and administrative area, which revolve around the main attraction. The project is located in a commercial area […]


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_naturehumaine
Closse Residence


This suburban home on Montreal’s south shore was built by the father of our client in the 1960’s. After over 50 years without having much work done, it was in need of some rejuvenation. The original house lacked natural light and had a series of closed rooms surrounding a central stair. The first move was […]


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Studio 02 architectes
Monter blanc


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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Reiulf Ramstad Arkitekter
Micro Cluster Cabins


The client wanted a cabin for the whole family, but at the same time it needed to be divisible in some way. The solution was a cluster of three structures, which can be used individually. Each of the buildings is defined as a clarified geometric volume, organized around the outdoor area that binds them together […]


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Poltrona Frau Contract with Rafael Moneo
University of Navarra


The University of Navarra is a private pontifical university based at the southeast border of Pamplona, Spain. It was founded in 1952 by St. Josemaría Escrivá de Balaguer, the founder of Opus Dei, as a corporate work of the apostolate of Opus Dei. At the present time, they have 9 research facilities in the University […]


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Avci Architects
SUMMA Head Office Building


SUMMA, one of Turkey’s major international construction companies, purchased the practically derelict structure at the end of 2012, taking a decision to move further nearer towards the central CBD in Levent at the Seyrantepe junction of the ring road. Strangely although it is very near the CBD, this location currently has a no new building […]


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Steven Holl Architects
New Wing of Mumbai City Museum


Steven Holl Architects Wins Competition for New Wing of Mumbai City Museum Steven Holl was selected unanimously from 8 finalists including Zaha Hadid, OMA and Amanda Levete, to design a new wing for the Mumbai City Museum, also known as Dr Bhau Daji Lad Museum. The jury included Martin Roth, director of the V&A Museum […]


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Reiulf Ramstad Arkitekter
New community church with cultural and administration facilities


The new Community Church in Knarvik, located on the scenic west-coast of Norway north of Bergen, is built on a privileged site overlooking the cultural landscape and local town centre. The building is carefully adapted to an existing hillside between built and natural environment, providing the church with an inspiring context of the surrounding heath […]


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dekleva gregorič arhitekti
Compact Karst House


The region of Karst was once covered with Oak trees that Venetians have extensively used for building up the City on water. They have left the wind to peel off earth revealing limestone grounds. In this landscape the tradition of small, compact, stony and almost windowless houses developed and remained until today. Following this tradition […]


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Camillo Botticini Architetto
Alps Villa – “Passo del Cavallo”


The house stands on a clearing in the trees, 700 meters above sea level, close to the “Passo del Cavallo”, next to a road that connects Trompia Valley and Sabbia Valley on a steep slope. The landscape is characterized by an open valley to the south and a frame of green mountains with peaks of […]


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Threefold Architects and Coppin Dockray Architects
Futuristic bathroom showroom and office in London


The major new headquarters for Bathroom Brands and Crosswater has completed in Dartford, South East London. The new expansive HQ, for the bathroom specialists, sees the creation of a new office and warehouse as well as a state of the art bathroom showroom that creates an imaginative and intriguing experience like no other. Creativity and […]


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Another Design International
Han Tower


2014 The Most Influential Design Institution of Greater China HAN TOWER is located in Hangzhou, in a strategic position, in the intersection between the Shing Road and the Jiang Hui Road. The surrounding area has a large commercial clusters, banks, Hangzhou Science and Technology Museum, and many other high-end properties, leisure spaces, entertainment mall, education […]


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gmp – Architekten von Gerkan, Marg und Partner
School extension and replacement building for Gyula Trebitsch school


The Gyula Trebitsch school at Hamburg will be extended and the architects von Gerkan, Marg and Partners (gmp) have been commissioned to build the extended replacement building to their designs. This was the result of the design commission negotiated under VOF (German procedure for commissioning freelance services) following the competition win. The new building for […]


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RT Studio
Liberberg Addition


“Nature is there to capture it. And as Architects it’s a challenge that needs to be assumed when the opportunity arise.” That was the motto for this addition. The back of the house face a wooded area with a creek and wild animals. In this design, the house became the seat where you can relax and […]


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SAOTA
Silver Bay


The site is positioned at Shelley Point on the West Coast Peninsula Uniquely for the West Coast, the site faces East over the bay looking towards the mountains behind the small Swartland town of Aurora. The design is largely formed by three contextual conditions. The first is the elevated entrance which placed the living spaces […]


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Tom Beery Architects
Christoff Building completed in Dublin, Ohio


Land & Development has completed construction on a new retail development on 6465 Sawmill Road in Dublin, Ohio. The redevelopment project required demolishing of a vacant home is the first retail project completed within the new Bridge Street Corridor (BSC) Sawmill District. The Christoff Group affiliate completed construction of a 3,254sf retail building known to […]


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AGi architects
“La Ascensión del Señor” Church


“La Ascensión del Señor” Church is the result of the competition organized by the Archdiocese of Seville in 2010. From the beginning, we realized that the design of the church was not a formal exercise but it had to tackle many social issues not so associated to what the representation of a church is. Why? […]


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Kohn Pedersen Fox
McCord Hall


At Arizona State University’s McCord Hall, architects KPF and lighting designers Lam Partners used light to give the building a dynamic nighttime feature. “The oculus at McCord Hall can be conceived as a ‘pivot’ between the two wings of the school. To emphasize this, we wanted to create a visual anchor that was as interesting […]


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Nico van der Meulen Architects
House Sar


Located within the leafy suburb of Athol, Johannesburg, stands the latest contemporary stunner from Nico van der Meulen Architects. Designed by the highly acclaimed Werner van der Meulen, House Sar encapsulates luxury, comfort and functionality in a minimalist architectural setting. The clients approached Nico van der Meulen Architects with a modest single storey pitched roof […]


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