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Ian Moore Architects
138 Barcom Avenue


The building was conceived as a transitional element in the streetscape, between a six storey commercial building to the east and single storey terrace houses to the west. The shape of the site dictated that the building be broken down into 4 distinct elements, one a stand alone building on the secondary street frontage, another on the […]


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Davide Macullo Architects
Jansen Campus


Background The new Jansen Campus lies in the village of Oberriet, in the Rhine valley, one of the most industrialised areas of Switzerland. The company is currently run by a dynamic young team and though in existence for almost a hundred years, the last ten years have seen a particularly rapid expansion into international markets. The […]


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mode:lina architekci
Voivodeship Police Headquarters in Poznań


Pracownia Architektoniczna POZNAŃ_PROJEKT in collaboration with mode:lina architekci have designed the main entrance to the Voivodeship Police Headquarters in Poznań – situated in a building, which is a part of historic urban structure. The aim of this renovation was to adjust entrance for disabled users as well as set a new standard for Police interiors. In order to provide equal […]


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X architekten
Parkpraxis


Task Dr. Fehrmann decided to build her new practice in the centre of the lower Austrian community of Kasten. The community’s centre consists of buildings which surround a green park on three sides. On its fourth side, the park opens up towards agricultural fields and meadows. The premises lie on the edge of the park […]


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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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Frank Gehry
The Dancing House


The Dancing House or Dancing Building or Ginger & Fred is the nickname given to the Nationale-Nederlanden building in downtown Prague, Czech Republic at Rašínovo Nábřeží 80, Praha 2. It was designed by Canadian-American architect Frank Gehry in co-operation with Croatian-Czech architect Vlado Milunić on a vacant riverfront plot (where the previous building had been […]


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OSO Studio Limited
Goldstone Winery


The project is located at a mountain land of grape valley, the outskirts of the Dalian city, near the goldstone beach. The natural beauty of the site is the most important condition; any given architectural style is incommensurate to the surrounding, and leave the building contextual barren. We developed a set of diagram to define the building within […]


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HASSELL
Lantern Tower


The Tianhe Mansion Tower is designed as a landmark building for the Guan Yin Qaio district. The super high-rise tower comprises 66 storeys and is 312 metres in height. The concept for the tower evolved from the historical pole housing structures or ‘diaojiao’, perched over terraced landscapes. Surrounded on all sides by existing properties, the tower […]


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Alexey Bavykin
Inhabited complex


The building reminds the rounded nose of the huge liner, headed to the sea, but seized by the hardened waves of the Sochi ridges. Because of the form and its aluminium facing it has been already nicknamed “Titanic”. «The only thing we can do is to hope for the constructive decision, –  jokes Alexey Bavykin, […]


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24H architecture
Hatert Housing


In the area Hatert, at the edge of the city of Nijmegen, the housing corporations Portaal and Talis organize a great renewal operation. Most of the current housing does not comply with contemporary standards or needs a substantial make over. For this operation the city of Nijmegen worked in cooperation with the office of Khandekar […]


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John Portman & Associates
Zhejiang Fortune Finance Center


The goal for the Zhejiang Fortune Finance Center was to create a landmark for the new Central Business District (CBD) and set a quality benchmark for future development around the site in Hangzhou. The design solution by John Portman & Associates  demonstrates how the Zhejiang Fortune Finance Center can fit into the overall urban fabric, […]


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Panorama
Glacial Water Botteling Plant


The project is situated in the border of Queulat National Park in Patagonia, 3 hours away from Cohiaique, which is the nearest city. This compromised the material and construction logistics decisions to secure its construction quality and ageing because of tough climate conditions. The project was built in 4 months. The process consists of bottled […]


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Enota
Vrunčeva Residential Building


Residential complex Vrunčeva introduces a new typology of the city block unit. The modification of the block unit as laid out by the zoning legislation is the result of finding a direct answer to the spatial challenges of the site and ensuring high-quality habitation combined with excellent flexibility and energy efficiency for the building. The […]


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Division 1 Architects
The Lacey


The Lacey is a 26-unit, four level, 25,000 SF residential building organized around a three-level central corridor/atrium. Outdoor space is ample with a communal second floor terrace and rooftop, as well as private balconies, courtyards, and terraces for the units. Neighborhood: The Lacey is located three blocks from the famed U Street Corridor in the […]


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Studio 44
Office building on Telezhnaya street


Last year the architectural workshop “Studio 44″ completed construction of a new office complex in the very heart of St. Petersburg. It is hard to find a spare area in the density of streets neighboring to the Alexander Nevski Square, for this reason the business center was attached to one of the existing buildings. The […]


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Brooks + Scarpa
Metalsa


Historically, Metalsa began as a family-owned company, founded by Guillermo Zambrano Gutierrez in November 1956, previously named Manufacturas Metalicas Monterrey.  The company later entered the automotive industry through a partnership with American firm A. O. Smith and began manufacturing chassis frames for heavy trucks and pickups in the late 60’s.   The official name of Metalsa […]


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Onix Architects
IBA Hamburg


As a part of the Internationale Bauausstellung Hamburg, IBA (the renowned large-scale building exhibition), this assignment was launched as one of the first in a series of architectural competitions aimed at putting the island of Wilhelmsburg on the map as well as enhancing the quality of the housing assortment in Hamburg. The architects interpretation of […]


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designyougo
Prefab Concrete Building


A penthouse flat in a typical East-German prefabricated concrete building in Berlin was redesigned. Cheap solutions and simple changes were in the focus, because the client is renting the flat.To emphasize the character of the construction, all wallpaper was removed, exposing concrete on all walls and ceilings. The light grey of the concrete and the […]


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Steven Holl Architects
Knut Hamsun


The Knut Hamsun Center is dedicated to Knut Hamsun and includes exhibition areas, a library and reading room, a café, and an auditorium. The building is conceived as an archetypal and intensified compression of spirit in space and light, concretizing a Hamsun character in architectonic terms. The building uses the vernacular style as inspiration for […]


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Bang Architectes
ZAP’ADOS


Create a signal in the landscape The operation takes place along a canal in St. Pierre, which is the former industrial district of Calais. In this bleak urban landscape, The future facility must signal its presence and invite potential users, the young and curious, to enter. The high clearance at the front of the building […]


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