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Ramella Architects
Shingle House


Concepts drawn from American roofed houses, included the request for a large Bay- Window with roof Shingles. The sloping lines of the coverage, form a sloping wall that gives a movement in the facades, and the roof touch the ground. Casa Shingle – RAMELLA ARQUITETURA from Ramella Arquitetura on Vimeo. The pillars are extended and bent […]


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Nice architects + Mulloway Studio
Adelaide Rocks


Adelaide Rocks is a new urban quarter. It is an engaging, unexpected, fun, active and multi-layered place built around sound ecological principles and economic sustainability. It will be a significant cultural and civic space that continues and consolidates the North Terrace Boulevard and Riverbank Precinct in Adelaide. The core of the proposal is a massive urban […]


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StudioErrante Architetture
Wood and the Dog


Despite its small dimension, the cabin includes a series of functions which determine its formal solutions. It’s a shed, where the firewood required by the client’s house heating system is stored. The air passing through the planks of the building’s shell ensures the collected wood to dry. Wood and the Dog from StudioErranteArchitetture on Vimeo. It’s […]


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Karl Lagerfeld photographie Cassina at the Salone del Mobile


Cassina is proud to announce the extraordinary collaboration with Karl Lagerfeld. The fashion and creative icon has chosen to create an original photographic project for the Italian brand which will be exclusively presented with a series of prints at the Cassina Showroom in Paris from the 31st of January until the 10th of March 2013. This is the […]


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Thomas Schielke
Light and material: Focus metal


Light and material  Light can highlight the characteristics of materials in various ways. The video tutorials for materials like glass, metal, plastics, stone, textiles and wood offer valuable inspiration and insights for the perfect illumination. The numerous materials were supported by Materia – a global network in the area of innovative materials. Metal Metal and […]


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Syntec
Mala Competition story


Last year specialist design contractors Syntec sent a bag of lego to some of London’s most creative design and architecture studios and asked for a Christmas-related design in return. What they got back far exceeded expectations in terms of both creativity and humour – and so they decided to repeat the exercise this year with […]


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LAVA
Designing into the Next Decade


Chris Bosse is one of twelve Australian designers exhibiting in CUSP: Designing into the Next Decade at the Casula Powerhouse Arts Centre, Sydney, 6 July – 1 September 2013 and then travelling Australia wide. Exploring the potential of design in our lives, the ‘CUSP designers generate ideas that could change the way we inhabit the world’. Bosse, director of LAVA, says: […]


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McDowell+Benedetti
Scale Lane Bridge


Scale Lane Bridge on River Hull in full swing An innovative swing bridge over the River Hull has opened to the public, offering pedestrians the unique experience of riding on the bridge as it opens and closes to river traffic, believed to be a World’s first. The black steel bridge has a distinctive robust character and curving form, […]


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CEBRA
The Iceberg


The Iceberg is located at a prime location on the outmost harbour front in Aarhus’ new quarter Aarhus Ø (Aarhus East) and consists of 208 apartments. Like many other worn-out industrial harbour areas, the former container port of Aarhus is being transformed into a vibrant new neighbourhood. The Iceberg is among the first projects to be finished in an area that […]


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TPO RESERVE, Latz+Partner and MAXWAN
Zaryadye Park


Our goal for this project is simply the creation of a timeless park that has great value for centuries to come. This is an informal and dynamic park that can adopt future trends and changes of use. We deny a formal, static, trendy and ’wow!’ oriented park that only relates to current circumstances and stays […]


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Casanova + Hernandez architects
Ceramic Museum and Mosaic Park


The urban extension of Jinzhou, a city of three million inhabitants located less than 500 kilometres north-east of Beijing, has been articulated by the creation of a new large public park of 176 Ha in an area reclaimed from the sea. During a first phase, the park hosts the 2013 Jinzhou World Landscape Art Exposition […]


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Zaha Hadid Architects
Heydar Aliyev Center


Text by Saffet Kaya Bekiroglu As part of the former Soviet Union, the urbanism and architecture of Baku, the capital of Azerbaijan on the Western coast of the Caspian Sea, was heavily influenced by the planning of that era. Since its independence in 1991, Azerbaijan has invested heavily in modernising and developing Baku’s infrastructure and […]


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gt2P
Shhh


This project reflects on the possibility of giving room for hope in our space through a mural where we can save our desires, secrets, plans, hidding written papers in the small cells that constitute it. Its shape is inspired by small colonies of crustaceans (picorocos) found in Chilean Coasts which are attached to rocks or other […]


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OFL Architecture + Giacomarra
St. Horto


The project stems from the idea of creating a perfect synergy between architecture, nature and social technologies Jardimpu (Arduino and Paraimpu). The name “St. Horto” is a pun, between Italian and English language. The two words “Horto” and “St” give at the same time the idea of a sacred, intimate garden and of something crooked, apparently […]


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MoNo / Fumiaki Nagashima + Mami Maruoka Nagashima
White Forest


MoNo designed the art work “White Forest” which was exhibited in “Ehrisman house”, one of old western-style houses authorized as a historical architectures by Yokohama city government, as a formal program of The Festival “Harmony of Flower and Table” in Yamate of Yokohama-city JAPAN. This event has been held every June for 13 years by […]


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Ramon Esteve
Chapeau Multibrand Store


The new reference multibrand store is designed by the architect Ramón Esteve. At the store we can find man and woman fashion in a 800 square meter surface. With 25 years of experience, Chapeau has placed as a showcase for luxury and fashion trends in Spain. This new space is located in 5, Hernán Cortés Street of Valencia. Men […]


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Seijo Peon Arquitectos y Asociados
OB Houses


The clients, a couple with four daughters, wished to have a beach house for all of them, in a 23 meter beach-front lot. Their original idea was to have a seafront main house and three adjoining bungalows in the back, so in this approach, only the main house would have frontal views to the ocean, […]


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Enota
Ptuj Performance Center


The Dominican monastery in Ptuj boasts more than 800 years of history, which is, in various degrees of apparentness, expressed in its building structure. The Dominicans came to Ptuj in the early 13th century, when they were given a plot within the city walls, at the very edge of the west corner. Ptuj Performance Center […]


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Urban Recycle Architecture Studio
Gerbera House


About The design principles of Gerbera House were to respond the demands of the users respecting the implementation site and the surroundings. The idea of the project was to develop a residential unit to a sloping terrain promoting visual, thermal and acoustic comfort taking advantage the climatic conditions of the region. To reach these principles the building has been […]


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Straight Line Designs, UM Project and Input Creative
Coffee table PC


Last week, Lenovo, the #2 PC maker, made a splash at the International Contemporary Furniture Fair showing three innovative table concepts from renowned designers – Straight Line Designs, UM Project and Input Creative – that integrate Lenovo’s 27-inch “coffee table PC” – the IdeaCentre Horizon. The designers took their furniture concepts to the next level […]


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