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LPzR architetti associati
ADR18


Context The building is located in Milan (Italy), inside the industrial Bovisa Quarter. Here new housing buildings coexist close to warehouses, gasometers, chimneys and workshops. Project The project concerns the residential transformation of a warehouse. The client, a real estate developer, required a young and up-to-date look for his new apartments. The design made by LPzR architects keeps […]


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X-TU Architects
Nanterre apartment blocks


Inserting volumes in the site: build a landscape The architectural takes suggestions specifications and urban landscaping and wishes of a vertical fragmentation increased, and a breakdown in “skyline” of volumes. Thus we find: – On the south side, a vertical fragmentation at the scale of urban terraces, which includes major flaws 6 to 10m requested. […]


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MIRAG Arquitectura
Apartment building in Raset Street in Barcelona


This blockhouse is located in ‘La bonanova’ neighborhood in Barcelona. It stands out in the middle of a residential area thanks to its powerful facade made out of big white bricks. The composition of these pieces plays a big part in the image of the front of the building. In this apartment building, we strived […]


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Zaha Hadid Architects
Boutique condominium


Related Companies, New York’s premier residential developer, today announced that it has commissioned world renowned Zaha Hadid Architects to design a boutique condominium adjacent to the High Line at 520 West 28th Street in Chelsea just south of Hudson Yards. The 11-story residential development will mark Hadid’s first commission in New York City, leaving an […]


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Pascal Arquitectos
Campos Elíseos 104


This residential building is located in one of the most beautiful roundabouts in Polanco neighbourhood, Campos Elíseos and Schiller, and the intention is to retake and restore the same quality of life; so difficult to find today in Mexico City. The building is raised on three small towers of three levels each; two of those […]


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Urban Platform
BAT 021 Housing


The project aims to create, on one hand, a continuous building façade across the plot in order to consolidate the character of the street and, on the other, to free up the interior courtyard which is currently built up and make it greener. Four low-story houses will be integrated into this green environment. The elevated […]


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Margot-Duclot Architectes Associés
Bonneuil Site Cotton – recover the city


Margot-Duclot architectes associés concluded in 2013 a 5 years project in the city of Bonneuil-sur-Marne.  The TCSP, a major public transport project connecting the Pompadour place with the Sucy station, initiated a strong renewal in the Bonneuil City entrance.The land retrieved from the railways made possible the conversion of the IUFM crossroad into a friendly […]


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Studio 44
Residential complex


Yards behind a Wall In the center of Kronstadt, architectural office “Studio 44″ is designing a new residential complex. Bordering on the architecture monuments protection zone, the new project develops the principles of historical town-planning of this fortress town. The land site allotted for the construction of the residential complex is located in the central area […]


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Jordi Farrando Arquitecto
18 dwellings in Begues


The site for these 18 subsidized housing units lies between a block of row housing and a series of single-family homes. Despite being low-rise, the former constitutes a forceful urban element that occupies the territory in which it is set. The latter, smaller in size, have breathing space on plots with extensive vegetation. The planned […]


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Pascal Arquitectos
GL31


Architecture or Sudoku? Because of the value of the ground and the pressure coming from the developers to obtain the maximum potential out of each piece of land, we have been forced to think and create new architecture, where the spatiality is a consequence and not the main objective to reach, and where everything becomes […]


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MIRAG Arquitectura
91-apartment social housing in Sentmenat


We received the proposal to design a 91-social-housing project distributed in 4 different blocks within a pre-defined urban planning called Can Vilar in the village of Sentmenat, Barcelona. The symmetric distribution of the blocks is unconnected with the rural and the industrial surroundings. The volumes of the four buildings could not be modified. As a […]


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LPzR architetti associati
ERA3


On the ashes of an industrial building arises a new residential complex of 25 apartments. The intervention area is situated in the northern outskirts of Milan, near Sesto San Giovanni and viale Monza, one of the major radial avenues of the city. The lot is rectangular in shape (27×40 m) and faces Eraclito Street along its […]


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Key Operation Inc. Architects
ReNOA Motosumiyoshi Common Area


Comprehensive Building Renovation In Japan, the lifetime of buildings is very short; they often get scrapped and rebuilt after 30 to 40 years. Recently, however, there are movements to enlarge the market for not only newly built, but also quality pre-owned condominiums, and to extend the lifetime of such residential buildings. Previously owned condominium residences […]


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Synthesis Architecture Ltd
Residential building with 7 apartments


This project in Bucharest manages to develop a small collective housing scheme under a minimal budget, proposing a new way of living as well as a new urbanistic approach for a controversial neighbourhood. Difficult location and impossible regulations This project is located close to the central area of Bucharest in a quite problematic context. It […]


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Baumschlager Eberle
Residential buildings Seeschanze Lochau


Best possible views of the water The better the location, the higher the density – such wishful thinking on the part of the real estate sector has had negative consequences for the location and the residents on more than one occasion. But that is far from being the case at the former Dornier site in […]


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James & Mau
San Vicente Ferrer


In a context of consolidated historical neighborhood of Madrid, the architects faced strict dimensions and facade regulations. The idea was to make the most out of a very limited area and give charisma to this little building in way it can adapt to its environment without being a simple re-edition of the past. “The strategy is contemporary mimicry […]


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Tony Owen Partners
Eden Art Wall


The Eden Art Wall apartment development explores the line between architecture and sign. This urban infill project is located in a varied and complex part of the Sydney cityscape and is visible from many vantages. The office sought to explore the possibilities of adding to the tapestry as a piece of art in the urban […]


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ARCO Arquitectura Contemporánea
Skyview Del Valle


This project was for the design of the common areas of the residential complex Skyview located in Colonia del Valle in Mexico City. The spaces are: lobby, gym, children area, SPA, swimming pool and general circulations. The result maintains the contemporary atmosphere of all the complex, but with special elements for each area to create […]


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ONG&ONG
grandview 360


Grandview360 marks ONG&ONG’s maiden foray into the city of Johor and will involve expertise from its architectural and interior design disciplines. This residential complex will consist of three tower blocks, each 25 storeys high and facing a river view to the north and Singapore to the south. Spanning a total of 443 apartment units, the condominium’s […]


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Dinkoff Architects
“FIBER-GRASS”


The composition of the project is a replica to the picture with the grassy field provided by the client; it invented the name for the project, “FIBER-GRASS”. “. This theme also implied the extensive use of Sustainable Architecture everywhere in the design. The woven grass fibers are interposed on the site and intersected by the […]


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