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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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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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Camenzind Evolution
K.I.S.S.


K.I.S.S. is a boldly realised residential concept on Badenerstrasse in Zurich presenting 46 maisonnette apartments with striking interior designs. The tenant is given the choice between three exemplary apartment types offering individual experiences. This creates a whole new living concept enabling the choice between apartments based on identical layouts but with their own character, carrying names such as […]


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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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Arqmov Workshop
Kiral Apartments


Kiral (chirality = is the geometric property of a rigid object of being non-superposable on its mirror image; such an object has no symmetry elements of the second kind) is the name that identifies and transmits personality to the residential building designed by ARQMOV Workshop. It is located in Colonia Juárez, Mexico City, a few […]


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Beckmann-N’Thépé Agency
Evry Centre Urbain


Multiple Choice Composition  This project is part of the scheme to reconsider urban identity in the Centre Urbain, the new neighbourhood that is the emblem of the future Evry. Rows, set back buildings, an interplay of terraces, and “urban windows” create an openness towards the heart of the small island. The heart of the development […]


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KLab architecture
Urban Cubes


In Cyclades the “Chora” the main village used to be mainly on a hill or a mountain in order to be protected from the pirates that were ruling the seas in the past centuries. The white cubes are built on top of each other allowing ventilation and sun to access every part of the house. […]


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HASSELL
George Apartments


For the George to fit in seamlessly with the landscape of Flemington Road, our design team wanted it to reflect the charm of the 100-year old Plane trees lining the boulevard below.  Incorporating a fusion of light and dark – light, airy apartments set within luxurious dark surroundings – its design reflects the silhouette of a Plane tree […]


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Sid Lee Architecture
Rachel-Préfontain


Located in the Rosement-Petite Patrie borough in the Eastern part of Montreal, this 120-unit low income housing project aims to redefine the typical Montreal low-income housing development project by introducing the potential for tenant personalization within a bold architectural statement.  The project draws its principal design elements from the surroundings’ low-density conventional housing but transforms […]


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Architects EAT
E589 Residential Development


Situated at 587-589 Elizabeth Street in Melbourne, Australia, E589 is the latest residential development helping to transform the northern part of Elizabeth Street. E589 will burst into the vibrant and energetic 3000 postcode, offering residents a cosmopolitan lifestyle just north of the city’s buzzing epicenter. Architecturally unique, Architects EAT have created a geometric facade to […]


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Sid Lee Architecture + Aedifica
M9 Phase 1


The M9 development is located in Montreal, in the Cité du Multimédia, close to the Old Port and the Business District. Bordering Bonaventure Highway, M9 is the latest important development in the sector. The M9 is made up of four phases, to be built consecutively. As a whole, the buildings of M9 will make optimal […]


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Richard Meier & Partners Architects
Teachers Village


Richard Meier & Partners is pleased to announce the groundbreaking of Teachers Village in Newark, New Jersey. The project will be a mixed-use development that will include two school buildings with three charter schools and a daycare center, rental apartments for Newark teachers, and 70,000 square feet of retail space. The project is envisioned to […]


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Tabanlioglu Architects
Istanbul Sapphire


In terms of architecture, Büyükdere Boulevard is a competitive environment where Istanbul Sapphire emerges as the first high-rise residential of the city. As a residential, leisure and middle-size shopping center project located in the “business administration” center of the city, the building rises in agreement with the surrounding high-rises and still in human scale by […]


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Studio Professionisti Associati
C4 Housing Complex


This residential complex is located in the heart of the small towm of Elmas, in Sardinia. The project test strategies of insetion in a cosolidated urban context by working with two existing elements: two important roads (State Roads 130 and 131) anc the surrounding urban fabric. The configuration of the volumes of the residences thus […]


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Steven Holl Architects
Sliced Porosity Block


The Sliced Porosity Block, CapitaLand China’s new Raffles City in Chengdu, is a hybrid of different functions like a giant chunk of a metropolis. It will be located just south of the intersection of the First Ring Road and Ren Min Nan Road. Its sun sliced geometry results from required minimum daylight exposures to the […]


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Accent Design Group
Beirut Residential Building


Adjacent to a central transportation artery for the city of Beirut, and situated at the nexus of two urban fabrics, the design negotiates issues of scale, unit diversity, views and zoning regulations. Stacked glass boxes emerge from a massing which is positioned to maximize buildable area. Cantilevering balconies and terraces take their cue from the […]


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Steven Holl Architects
Vanke Center


The Vanke Center will be the first, highest rated USGBC, LEED Platinum Certified Project in China. Steven Holl Architects announces the winning design for the Vanke Center, a progressive new sustainable mixed-use complex in Shenzhen, China on the South China Sea. The firm was selected from a small list of invited firms including MVRDV (The […]


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Studio Kalamar
Sunflower apartments


The project represents another step in redevelopment of the downtown area of Murska Sobota. On the corner of a former derelict industrial site, the two volumes enclose the courtyard behind. Building One addresses the urban street, its facade features a variation of pronounced rectangular forms. Building Two faces the more private open green areas on […]


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Hamonic + Masson
Villiot-Rapée Apartments


A couple of stone’s throws away from the Gare de Lyon in Paris, whose business district was designed in the 1960s and 1970s by the architect Louis Arretche, lies the Villiot-Rappée block, which is directly connected to the Seine and predominantly residential. Over the last 10 years it has been the subject of a programme […]


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RDLP Arquitectos
Via Cordillera


In a new residential area west of the city of Monterrey, is “Centro Urbano Valle Poniente.” In a polygon with 2235 m2 is the area for two mixed use towers, both part of a set of 6 towers that make up the “Terraza 4 del Centro Urbano”, designed as high density housing and comercial use […]


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