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SHATOTTO architecture
South 5053 Apartments


This two-apartment block is “one of a kind” design by Shatotto responding to the new “building construction rules for Dhaka – 2006”. Such rules require a fifty percent mandatory free ground coverage and a maximum building height of 45.73 meter. The agreement between the estate developer and the landowner has been to make two towers […]


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SHATOTTO architecture
Mamun Residence


Chittagong, a southern city located in the tropical area of Bangladesh. The heavy south west wind flowing from the bay of Bengal and round the year scorchy sun are two major considerations for the design. The use of “mathal”, a traditional hat that farmers in this region wear during harvesting to help protect them from […]


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SHATOTTO architecture
Rokia Afzal Residence


The land for this vacation house is in Gazipur, a suburb approximately forty kilometers away from Dhaka. With a land area of 160,594 square meters, the initial challenge was to select the most suitable location on site to construct this 465 square meter house. The following maxim led the design philosophy, “a house facing south […]


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10 Most Amazing Pools Around the World
Lost touch with reality at #10


Summer is here and the heat is already unbereable! So if you’re trapped in an office, in a classroom or you’re simply just sweating at home on your couch, we know exactly what you need: a little day dreaming! We have gathered 10 of the most exotic swimming pools from across the world, from Greece, […]


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SHATOTTO architecture
S.A Residence


Inspiration Water, channelizes its expansive existence subtly inside the weave of life, mingling toil and poetry into the land of Bangladesh. During Monsoon the 52 rivers that carry water across Bangladesh inundate two-thirds of the land. The water recedes, leaving behind fertile alluvial soil, transforming the landscape into large patches of paddy fields. Lalon, the 18th-century […]


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