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Henrique Barros-Gomes
Loft in Lisbon


A former Lisbon dock’s warehouse is to be converted in several lofts. The apartments will have different and personalized characteristics. Interior partitions in exposed concrete will separate the diverse units. In this loft a series of elements are added to the relatively neutral existing shell, punctuating and ordering space: A stair / bookcase, a fireplace […]


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project A01 architects
Landmark Pier One


Barely touching the water surface, the light and elegant Pier One building is located on the Millstätter Lake. The structure seams to be hovering above the water. The building is a small entertainmentcenter with a restaurant and a bar area. Boat shows, exhibitions and related events are planned as a tourist attraction. The building is […]


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Henning Larsen Architects
Microsoft Headquarters


In the heart of Lyngby situated north of Copenhagen, Danica Pension in collaboration with Henning Larsen Architects, COWI and Alectia have developed the area of Kanalvejsgrunden with a new building that will comprise student residences, retail and Microsoft’s new Danish headquarters. The project will create a new unique urban space accessible to everyone and will […]


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MA2
Art Pavilion Kowloon


The Arts Pavilion (the “Pavilion”) will be used as an exhibition and event pavilion for organizations and interested artists, designers and other parties planning to stage independent exhibitions and events. It will also be the primary home for exhibitions and programs organized by M+, Hong Kong’s museum for visual culture, before the completion of its […]


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SPARK architects
Solar Orchid


In the tradition of conceptual and visionary architecture proposals, SPARK Architects reveal their design for a floating hawker centre – the Solar Orchid. This concept for self-contained, solar-powered, floating hawker pods suggests a way to mend the now distant relationship between Singapore and its waterscapes, while celebrating and reinvigorating a favoured local pass time. Singapore […]


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Massimo Mariani Architect Studio
Tempo Skyscraper


This project is overall characterized by irony and functionality; it is developed on a surface of about 38,000 sm, distribuited on 26 floors above ground and 4 floors underground. Commercial spaces are located from the level 0 to the 8th floor, while residential spaces are located from 20th to 25th floor. On top floor are […]


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Quixotic Architecture
Enlightening kazimierz


Welcome to Kazimierz Dolny, a small town in the middle of Poland but with big ambitions. The town is situated on the Lublin plateau and lies on the right bank of the river Vistula. Because of its stunning location, rich history, scenic medieval houses, wonderful architecture and kind climate, Kazimierz is known not only in […]


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JDS Architects
Kalvebod Waves


Kalvebod Brygge is situated opposite the popular Copenhagen summer hang out, Islands Brygge. Kalvebod Brygge has the potential to be Islands Brygge’s more urban counterpart but has, until now, been synonymous with a desolated office address devoid of life and public activities. This new waterfront will be a place for a larger spectrum of public […]


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Zerafa Architecture Studio & Gregory T Waugh
OC Crime Victim’s Memorial


For victims of crime and their loved ones, a commonality is that their memories are often manifested through the perpetual struggle for justice, recognition and even compensation. Although their grief and memories will most likely endure, it is positive action and empowerment through healing that a community can help foster. The idea of “community” is […]


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n-ARCHITECTS
Niger International Airport


BACKGROUND The Republic of Niger needs a new way to enter the country via sky, a new international airport in the capital city Niamey. The building wills represent the gateway into the Republic of Niger, displaying the modern development of the country, and acting as bridge to connect it with the global community and countries […]


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BURO II & ARCHI+I
A clubhouse for VVW Blankenberge


For years now, the Vlaamse Vereniging voor Watersport (Flemish Aquatics Association) was in dire need of a new clubhouse. The club received a 27 year concession for the lot at the end of the Oude Wenduinse Steenweg and the Bevrijdingsplein, between the former sluice dock and the harbour channel. The basic idea for the new […]


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IGLO Architects
ICI Plant & Headquarters


ICI is a pioneering and leading company in the international carpet market. They have two product lines; one is the classical carpet collection being produced with traditional production techniques of XVI. Century, the other is the patchwork collection made of old rugs collected from all around Anatolia. ICI wanted a new building to house their […]


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Cité Arquitetura
PINHEIRO GUIMARÃES 75


This Project started with a conceptual proposal for facades and interiors establishing a dialogue with the ratio of a busy street, in which the building is located, and its transition to the calm landscape of the forest at the back of the building. The vertical strips in wood and white aluminum at the bottom of […]


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ARCHcoop
“AMERIA” Multifunctional Complex


The area to be reconstructed is located in the heart of so-called “banking quarter” of Yerevan, Armenia. Front buildings are included in the list of historic monuments protected by the state. One of these buildings is former Agricultural Bank and was designed and built by the renowned architect Nicholas Buniatyan in 1920. Other building, a […]


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Affonso Risi Architect
Residence II


House facing an urban forest . The front façade is oriented to southeast overlooking a beautiful landscape.  Downstairs there’s a garage, an office and access. Living rooms, veranda and service spaces are upstairs. In second floor there are four bedrooms, restrooms, a tv room and a veranda. We tried to provide it with a maximum […]


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Nivedita & Uday Pande Consultants
Global Indian International School


As school forms the basis of our first learning experience, so is this project conceived from its inception to provide an environment conducive to learning and development for the students of class nursery to 12th. The challenge was to produce an institution of international standards in a restricted site area of 2.08 acres, following a […]


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JDS Architects
Xiasha Cultural Complex


ANALYSIS Contemporary social buildings are incredibly important for the ma­jority of new cities in china to create a wise, healthy society. Hang­zhous cultural significance within china is very important nation­ally with its historic culture and natural attractions such as the west lake. Xiasha lies to the east of hangzhous central business district and any new […]


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Perkins + Will
Kuwait University Teaching School


The Kuweit University Teaching School, project proposal made by Perkins + Will agency, is an example of ‘openness’ to nature which allows one to discover the environment – an analogy to the learning process through which we can intellectually develop by being open to ‘new‘ (which includes the notions of surprise and spontaneity) and searching, […]


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Acube Architects
Galaxy Mall-Hubli


PLANNING AND ELEVATION HIGHLIGHTS The mall is so planned that you enter into grandeur of open to sky atrium topped by a skylight and a number of alleys of shops for a an amazing shopping experience. The elevation is designed as to make this project a landmark in itself right in the heart of city. […]


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Populous
Silverstone Pit Lane & Paddock


Silverstone, home of the 1948 inaugural British Grand Prix, is embarking on an ambitious development of its famous 850 acres to reinforce its position at the heart of UK motor sport. The focal point of the redevelopment, and the first of a planned cluster, is this 360 metre long new Pit, Paddock and Conference building […]


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