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Nice Architects
Turecka apartments


We were comissioned to design social and low cost / cheap housing. Our task to build as many small apartments as possible on an extremely difficult and limited plot was enriched by the locality in a very centre of the town Senec, close to one important historical building. Turecka apartment house is filling the gap between lowstorey housing of […]


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C. F. Møller Architects
Housing +


As one of five consortia, C. F. Møller Architects have designed a proposal for the pilot-project Housing+, for 60 zero-energy housing units on the Aalborg Waterfront. Only two of the proposals managed to abide to the strict demands set out for energy-efficiency – in C. F. Møller’s case achieved through a combination of architectural design […]


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Foster + Partners
Jameson House


Jameson House is a new 35-storey mixed-use tower in the heart of Vancouver and includes the first residential development to be completed by the practice in North America – completed at the end of last year, already the building is now almost fully occupied. The project combines the restoration of heritage buildings with new construction: […]


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The Jerde Partnership
The gateway


Overview In 1998, the Union Pacific railyard sat vacant in downtown Salt Lake City, Utah. Four years later, the  30-acre site was transformed into a mixed-use urban district with specialty stores, restaurants, offices and apartments. A children’s museum and planetarium offered cultural and learning opportunities. And the project’s open-air plaza served as a place for international celebration during the 2002 Winter Olympics. The […]


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KLab architecture
Urban stripes


In the area of the centre of Athens named Koukaki two major architectural modernistic build examples exist. The first is the Fix building by Takis Zenetos and the new museum of Acropolis by Tchumi. Urban stripes have used elements of both buildings in producing a new facade for an apartment building. The generic typology of […]


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Foster + Partners
The Troika


Three Foster + Partners projects have been awarded RIBA Awards in the annual Royal Institute of British Architects scheme. The Troika, a high-rise development in Kuala Lumpur, and Sperone Westwater gallery in New York have both been awarded RIBA International Awards. The McLaren Production Centre, the second building designed by the practice at McLaren’s Working headquarters, […]


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24H architecture
The Twins Science Park


Within in de urban scheme of KCAP – Kees Christiaanse for the Science Park in Amsterdam, 24H>architecture was commissioned to make a proposal for one of the five housing projects, called ‘the Twins’. The location is situated between the Oosterringdike and the Caroline Mac Gillavrylaan. 24H’s proposal for the two apartment blocks, 18 and 15 storeys high, house a […]


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Modus Studio
Eco Modern Flats


Eco Modern Flats is a modern and sustainable design renovation of an existing 96 unit apartment complex; the first LEED for Homes PLATINUM multifamily project in the state of Arkansas. The social good of this successful project is summarized in making sustainable, attainable. The four existing apartment buildings, constructed between 1968 and 1972, have great […]


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Hierve
Xcalacoco


The project consists of a 45 apartment complex located in a long striped site infront of the caribbean ocean. The main concept of the projects is to make small private jungles for the 45 apartments, bringing to each one a senese of calm, introversion and direct contact with the surrounding nature. The apartments are grouped in 7 separate […]


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Evgeny Gerasimov & Partners
Residential building


The project of a residential building offered by Evgeny Gerasimov Studio to be built on Pobedy Street in Saint Petersburg, combines retro phrases and a modern vision. The construction site of the new building is located on Pobedy Street, the one that originally appeared on the city map in connection with its general reconstruction program that started […]


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3XN Architects
Stockholm City Station


‘Stockholm City Station’ will mark the entrance to Stockholm’s inner city center and integrates the station, a hotel and conference center along with apartments. The main idea behind the design was to create a building that gently adjusts to the area’s existing building in scale and expression, and which reinterprets a number of local Swedish […]


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C. F. Møller Architects
Siloetten


Many towns in Denmark have centrally-located industrial silos; most are no longer in use, but continue to visually dominate the local skyline. This is also the case with the town of Løgten north of Aarhus, where the former silo complex has been transformed into a ‘rural high-rise’, with 21 high-quality residences composed as individual and […]


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SLVK
Living Zapata 112


The project is located in Mexico City, it’s a social housing with 50 apartments between 60-80 sqm, some of them with two floors. Made of concrete, steel and glass the concept for the building was to create a provocative movement of volumes on the main façade. This movement was achieved by creating a multiplicity of apartment types […]


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Hierve
Liverpool


The project involves the refurbishment of a former office building built in 1981, to be converted into a residential building with 23 apartments. It is worth saying that this building was considerably damaged during the 1985 earthquake. The whole building leaned itself towards the street by 1.20 meters, so the building had a big structural […]


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Dietmar Feichtinger Architectes
Housing ZAC Claude Bernard


The building is part of a recently developed area in the North of Paris (19th district). The main façade – south – faces an urban boulevard – Boulevard Mac Donald. The new tram way under construction will serve the area in a few months. Next to the housing, a school group, offices and facilities have […]


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Colboc Franzen & Associes
Council and private flats in Sete


The building plot lies on the thin strip of land between the Étang de Thau and the Mediterranean Sea on the northern side of the old town, close to the commercial port and its huge industrial facilities. How should we evoke the site’s past and at the same time, through architecture, forge a modern identity […]


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Ian Moore Architects
150


Located between the high-rise towers of the city of Sydney and the low scaled residential precinct of East Sydney, 150 Liverpool Street is an “L” shaped site with 3 street frontages. The street corner is occupied by an existing 2 storey Victorian era restaurant which does not form part of this site. Rather than simply folding the […]


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The Jerde Partnership
Kanyon


Overview Kanyon, one of Europe’s largest mixed-use districts, introduces a new concept for urban living in Levent, Istanbul’s central business district. The Jerde Partnership designed the state-of-the-art project to combine over 835- thousand square meters of modern offices, luxury residences with local and upscale retailers in an organic, open-air design that includes an amphitheater, plazas and rooftop park spaces where workers, residents […]


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Hierve
Hesiodo


Introduction. This building speaks of mediation.  It is an element that intends to situate itself halfway between culture and nature; openness and introspection; imposition and dissolution. This building simultaneously expresses seriousness and playfulness; firmness and frailty; the conclusiveness of weight and the relief that lightness offers. Within its urban flavor we perceive a playful childlike touch. We […]


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JFARQUITECTES
Residencial Cugat Natura


Project Description The Residential Cugat Natura Center is located in one of the most peaceful and exclusive zones of the city of Sant Cugat del Vallès (Barcelona), enjoying one of the most privileged views of the Golf Club of the locality and a directly access to the city center. One important aspect of this kind of […]


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