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Peter Ruge Architekten
Passive House “Bruck”


Peter Ruge Architekten sets new standards of sustainability through the design of “Passive Houses”, currently being built in southern China. With a 95% energy saving over that of a conventional Chinese residential building, the Passive House “Bruck” is the first housing of it’s kind to be realized in the countries damp, warm, southern climate. Construction […]


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Dn Arch Studio
Museum for Underwater Antiquities and Regeneration


“Redesign of the SILO into a Museum for Underwater Antiquities and Regeneration of part of the Piraeus Port Authority Coastal Zone into an open public space for outdoor activities”. The basic issue in which the project has to answer is the arrangement of a multifunctional program in an existing building, so that it maintains its basic […]


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3GATTI
Shelf Hotel


This project is intended to be the the first contemporary building in the contemporary Xian; want to be an architecture in open dialogue with the rest of the world in a multicultural international architectural language and at the same time strongly attached to the Xian and Chinese traditions. One main purpose of this design is to […]


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MANIFOLD.ArchitectureStudio
HAPPY HEARTS NYC


A semi-finalist submittal for the annual Times Square Valentine 2013 competition. By invitation through the Design Trust for Public Spaces and the Times Square Alliance. Our proposal was all about LOVE and the things that make you smile. It is about the moment to see and be seen. It is about sharing a simple, carefree occurence […]


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Inbo
Science campus


Official start construction first phase new science campus Leiden University On Thursday, February 28, the construction of the first phase of the new science campus of the University of Leiden officially started with a festive ceremony. During this occasion the BREEAM design certificate was presented to the Dean of the Leiden University Faculty of Mathematics […]


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Inter IKEA Group and Marriott International
Moxy Hotel


Marriott International Inc. (MAR), the largest publicly traded U.S. hotel chain, and Ikea’s parent will start a chain of European budget hotels, with the first due to open in Milan in 2014. Moxy Hotels will have 150 locations in Europe over the next 10 years, Marriott, based in Bethesda, Maryland, said in a statement today. “We see […]


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Foster + Partners
Thames Hub


Foster + Partners has confirmed to the Airports Commission, the organisation investigating airport capacity in the UK led by Sir Howard Davies, that it intends to submit a proposal to the Commission in July for a new hub airport in the Thames Estuary. The airport is part of the proposed Thames Hub, a unique opportunity […]


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Margot Krasojevic
Ordos Buddhist Temple


The project has been commissioned by the city of Ordos. It is an open Buddhist temple located on the outskirts of the Ordos desert, an area that is currently used for meditation and religious ceremonial offerings, Mongolian Buddhist rituals dictated the design. Mu US desert has an extreme changing climate whose light levels affect survival […]


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Inbo
Waterfront downtown Shanghai


Huangpu River Banks Development selected Inbo and its Chinese partner NITA to design the master plan for the sustainable large scale Xin Hua Pudong waterfront development in the very heart of Shanghai. The 45ha development location on the Huangpu river is located right across the Bund and in the international business district of Pudong, known for […]


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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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MA2
Hong Kong’s Kai Tak development


The tower and exhibition hall is a proposal for Hong Kong’s Kai Tak development, an airport landing strip that will be reclaimed into the city as a new cultural, business, and residential district. The tower is an expression of fluid movement that manifests into a series of folds, creases, and a bifurcation of massing creating […]


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Arkhstroydesign ASD
Eco-Style Landscape


For the eco settlement of “Peninsula”, located on the bank of Istra Lake, “Aleksey Ivanov Studio “Arkhstroydesign ASD” has developed a housing and landscaping concept. “The general layout of the settlement had been developed before us and the construction was already underway, so our task was to conceptualize not the entire territory but only the small […]


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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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Totan Kuzembaev Architectural Studio
President Polo Club


In the near future, on the 24th kilometer of Rublevskoe Highway, the new “President Polo Club” will be built. Most of its facilities are now being designed by Totan Kuzembaev architectural studio. The land site that, according to the master plan is allotted for the construction of the polo club, sports five sizeable red-brick maintenance buildings […]


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BIG
Beach and Howe Tower


The 490-foot-tall Beach and Howe mixed-use tower by BIG + Westbank + Dialog + Cobalt + PFS + Buro Happold + Glotman Simpson and local architect James Cheng marks the entry point to downtown Vancouver, forming a welcoming gateway to the city, while adding another unique structure to the Vancouver skyline. BIG’s proposal, named after […]


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A-001 Taller de Arquitectura
Puente de Venecia


The arch as a string instrument that inspires the structural melody of a bridge in Venice, two points of tension and multiple lines that distribute the forces. This project is the alternative of an uncommon solution: proving that the equilibrium, does not require symmetry. The intention of the bridge is to have a different experience […]


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James Law Cybertecture
Taiwan Tower


Stemming from the enriching life cycle of the organic plant, an inspiring design is proposed for a Taiwan Tower competition. This natural concept embodies the very essence of the ecosystem within we coexist with, by mimicking the stable and collaborative harmony between trees roots and trunk system anchor and support the entire core of the […]


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Enota
Terme Olimia Kranjska Gora


Kranjska Gora is a well-known ski resort town, almost qualifying as luxury, at least in the context of Slovenia. It lies on a plain by the source of the Sava Dolinka river and is encircled, particularly in the south, by a picturesque mountain landscape. The town has ample visitor accommodation but lacks indoor activities that […]


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World Architecture Festival Awards (WAF)
Shortlist 2011 part. 6


Future Projects – Competition Bjarke Ingels Group | Tallinn Town Hall (Tallinn, Estonia) The Town Hall aims to create an open public square (half inside, half outside)that will contain a municipal restaurant, conference hall, exhibitions, and informal meeting places whilst being in tune with the old medieval townscape. Comprised of ten individual departments, two for common space, and a […]


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Yongpeng Shen
Art Wall in Southbank


The project aims to minimize the impact between art precincts and  traffics, and integrating them into a new level which gains both benefits from them without ruining  our environment. The art is as the human being expression of thoughts  and emotions to our world. However, the new technology such as  computers, new transportation inventions has […]


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