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Elliott + Associates Architects
Lingo Construction Services


Description: Located in the historic Automobile Alley District of Oklahoma City the design seeks to transform an existing 1930 historic masonry and steel building into a modern office space. The character of the 12,000 sq. ft. two story building, originally built for Sharp Auto Supply Co, had been diminished by thick layers of paint, historically […]


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L3P Architects
Renovation and Extension of the Zurich Zoo Foyer


The Zurich Zoo, situated on Zurichberg overlooking Zurich, is one of the most visited sights in Zurich. Due to the continual growing number of visitors, the entrance foyer was re-structured and adapted to current needs. In this process, the need to react subtly to the standing foyer, an excellent project from Dürig Architects in 1999, […]


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Cadaval & Solà-Morales
PIC Pavillion


As part of the celebrations of the 25th anniversary of the International Prize of Catalonia, the pavilion was conceived as a visual catalog of the various stakeholders involved in its long history. The original request, due to reasons of schedule and budget, was to design an exhibition at one of the smaller rooms of the […]


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Studio Dave Keune & HeyHeyDeHaas
Writers House


In collaboration with, and after a concept of HeyHeyDeHaas we designed and created a small writers house for writer Marcel Osterop. In the Parktheater in Eindhoven he has his residence in the flexible house. The writer wanted to be able to have a place to work and meet his audience. The house has various functions […]


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Pepe Gascón
The Factory


An industrial building in the premises of an old early twentieth-century textile factory in Terrassa, a leading city in Catalonia’s textile industry, has been refurbished and equipped as an office. Prior to the intervention, the whole building had false ceilings, plaster-covered walls, et cetera, and we suspected that they concealed the magnificent architecture that characterised […]


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Make Architects
10 Weymouth Street


Following in the footsteps of its highly praised renovation of 55 Baker Street, Make has completed a stunning refurbishment and extension to a 1960’s apartment building for Ridgeford Properties Ltd. Except this time rather than fronting a major arterial route in the city, the most stunning elevation is hidden away in the heart of Marylebone. […]


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Atelier Thomas Pucher
Spar Market Gamlitz


How do you go about making a typical 90s suburban supermarket, already worn and dilapidated, into a striking modern architectural statement? The original plan was to tear the store down and start again from scratch, however this proved beyond the budget. Instead, an ingenious and inexpensive redesign has transformed the building into a robust and […]


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[i]da arquitectos
Rural Tourism Pé no Monte, Monte Novo da Cruz, Odemira


Located on the Alentejo Coast, the Monte Novo da Cruz is a rural property with about 10 ha strongly characterized by a gently undulating land with slopes sometimes relevant. The presence of a curtain of high trees along the south-eastern perimeter of the site and a dense vegetation near a south-western stream stand out in […]


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AllesWirdGut
Center for Technology and Design, St. Pölten, Lower Austria


The Center for Technology and Design – abbreviated ‘tede-Z’– is a project for an educational institution that combines continuing education for technical professions with university-level design and engineering programs of study. Aside from creating a contemporary working atmosphere, the focus here above all is on a high degree of interdisciplinarity. Accordingly, the architectural concept is […]


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Cité Arquitetura
Upside Araguaia


The Araguaia project is located in the neighborhood of Jacarepagua, west side of the Rio de Janeiro city. Its area of 7579.64 hectares and a population of approximately 160,000 inhabitants is becoming a very relevant to the city. In recent years, traditional residential areas of the neighborhood are incorporating new uses that promote greater urban […]


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Hardel & Le Bihan Architectes
Residential block of 24 housing units Zac Pajol


The building is part of an overall urban study of development in a rapidly changing area: the north-east sector of Paris. Its outstanding location at the corner of the new Rue Romy-Schneider, which opens out the new Dupuy site to Rue Pajol, gives the project a special role as an urban landmark. The building accommodates […]


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Giancarlo Mazzanti
Kindergarten Ciudad de la Alegria, Timayui


In the bottom of the Sierra Nevada of Santa Marta outside the city it is found Timayui a place with high poverty and few opportunities. This project encourages and develops children, social inclusion is a challenge as well as activating new forms of use, ownership and pride in the communities. The building is conceived as […]


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Johnson Chou Inc.
142 Kenilworth


Built in the early 1930s, maintaining the integrity of the scale and form of the original building was a priority. Retaining the roofline, as well as preserving and repairing the existing brick, allows the building to blend with the houses that line the street. Yet, there was a desire to allow for modern interior elements […]


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Erginoğlu & Çalışlar Architects
Amburan Beach Club


Located in the Amburan region of Baku and sprawled across an area of 58 decares, the former Amburan Beach Club catered to a capacity of 1500 guests. No longer able to meet the needs of the present, however, the beach club became outdated and fell short of meeting the needs of its customers, particularly in […]


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Corstorphine + Wright
Derby Council House


Client brief, the planning constraints, materials and method of construction, time-table, programme and budget constraints. The Council House in Derby was always considered to be the right location for the principle office of Derby City Council, however after years of neglect the building had a huge backlog of maintenance the potential for them to stay […]


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Dietmar Feichtinger Architectes
Renovation and extension of the swimming pool Kibitzenau


The swimming pool of the neighborhood Kibitzenau in Strasbourg, which was first opened in 1965, has an Olympic pool with 8 lanes. Besides its function as a public swimming pool, it is used by the professional swimmers of the Alsace region and the local water polo team. As part of the renovation, the pool was […]


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UNStudio
Theatre de Stoep


UNStudio’s design for Theatre responds to the current cultural invigoration of the city by merging the archetypal function of a theatre – that of creating a world of illusion and enchantment – with the specific requirements of a regional theatre and its requisite to cater to the varied needs of the local community. The theatre […]


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RISCO Architects
Horta Harbour Conversion


The purchase of a new inter-island ferry, the congestion in the port, and the lack of adequate conditions for the fishing fleet all meant that it was necessary to rethink the whole way in which the Port of Horta is organised. The proposed solution is to create a new harbour basin for passenger traffic on […]


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Architecture BRIO
House on a Stream


Landscape With a stream running through the house, this retreat in Alibag is delicately woven into the landscape, alternately opening up and closing itself to the different characteristics of the site. A multitude of medicinal and fruit bearing trees provide for an intimate ambiance and comfortable microclimate. Though seasonal, the streambed allows for an interesting […]


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nu.ma
House in Águeda


The House in Águeda is inserted in a rural area which is characterised by a low-density housing area. The irregularity of the terrain conditioned the project regarding to its volume and program. Taking into account the altimetric and planimetric features of the terrain, including its pronounced slope, the projects re-caracterize the terrain, and establish a […]


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