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HASSELL
Australian High Speed Vehicle (A-HSV)


Design studio HASSELL has revealed its conceptual design for an Australian High Speed Vehicle (A-HSV) in response to national debates on environmental, economical and social issues. Inspired by the brut lines of the iconic Australian speed machine the 1960s HK Monaro, HASSELL has designed the A-HSV to be responsive to the Australian context.  The  A-HSV […]


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ZERAFA Architecture Studio
Museum of Polish History


The challenge of creating a new Museum of Polish History today involves considering the historical relationship between a National identity, collective memory and a culture’s traditions within a modern global context. The design of the museum and the crafting of a user experience that communicates an essential spirit of Polish Identity and is also meaningful […]


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Atelier Christian de Portzamparc
Rhone Alpes County Hall


Regional power is growing stronger, and thus needs to assert its presence, to be symbolized in the urban space. Immediately the building shows its interior composed of debate and meeting areas. The luminous web of the various rooms is defined by the office buildings, which are coiling around and over it, thus diffusing the natural […]


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Elliott + Associates Architects
Turbinomics


These illustrations involve the search for a solution to construct a high-rise building that is energy-neutral, using windpower. The site is downtown Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA, 35.46 Latitude and 97.52 Longitude, located on the western edge of the Central Business District.  The block is located between North Walker Avenue and Dewey Avenue, south of Sheridan […]


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K/R Architects
Parque de Levante Master Plan


John Keenen and Terence Riley, founding partners of K/R Architects, announced today that the firm has completed the master plan for the 100-acre (40-hectare) Parque de Levante in Murcia, Spain.The plan, which reinvents the concept of a museum-park explores therelationship between art and culture as a generator of creativity and education,as well as economic dynamism […]


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Eskew+Dumez+Ripple
Newsweek Future of Work


The prosperity of New Orleans will require a reconnection to the city’s natural environment. New Orleans has a unique relationship to water—lake, canal, wetlands, and river all exist within its borders. Per the publication’s request, we looked toward the year 2030 and determined that it will be a time to repurpose out-dated infrastructure, consolidate resources, […]


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ZERAFA Architecture Studio
Seoul Performing Arts Center


The design for the Seoul Performing Arts Center was generated through careful consideration of several important factors: its prominent island site in Seoul and the island’s history of flooding, its role in Korean and world cultures, its complex program, and its potential to act as an iconic symbol of Korea’s growing global influence. Nodeul Island, […]


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James Law Cybertecture
Sky Garden Tower


The Sky Gardens Tower is a Cybertecture apartment tower located in Abu Dhabi which is a 33 floors building containing 3 podium floors and 196 apartments and penthouses equipped with Cybertecture technologies. This Tower is designed as a premium iconic residential tower that will contribute to the strategic location and beauty of the Eshraq site […]


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Erik Giudice Architects
Stockholmsporten


The project’s center is a pedestrian and bicycle bridge that connects the neighborhoods and countryside on the road’s four sides, a work of art and a sculptural landmark: a new symbol for Stockholm. The artwork interacts with the magnificent landscape and creates a connection in time and space between nature, city and infrastructure. The bridge […]


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France Goneau
JAPON


A designer by training, France Goneau uses unique methods to create ceramic sculptures. In the spring of 2010, she received a grant from the Conseil des arts et des lettres du Québec and went to Japan for a three-month artist’s residency. The pieces that she produced during her stay at the famous Shigaraki Ceramic Cultural […]


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Zaha Hadid Architects
Burnham Pavilion


Zaha Hadid Architects’ pavilion design for Chicago’s Burnham Plan Centennial celebrates the city’s ongoing tradition of bold plans and big dreams. The project encourages reinvention and improvement on an urban scale and welcomes the future with innovative ideas and technologies whilst referencing the original organizational systems of Burnham’s plan. Our design continues Chicago’s renowned tradition […]


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Margot Krasojevic
Ozone detection pod: Synthetic Summer


This design project attempts to create projected filtered UVB light filtered spaces within cities. A flock of Polychrastalline solar cells suspend the Ozone detection pod over the city of London. The solar cells use Photovoltaics to convert light into electrical voltage which is stored in the Carbon fibre Silicium composite Ozone detection pod’s frame, this […]


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DZstudio
Basil’s triptych


This project is a tribute to the beauty and uniqueness of the St. Basil cathedral in Moscow. During his stay in Russia Enrico Zanolla spent time observing and studying the constructive system of the domes. The difference in colour and size comes from symbolic meanings assigned to every single dome. A great attention has been […]


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