// arthitectural / eco
  • Astana City Vision is the project for a new facility capable of accommodating up to 30,000 residents, workers and visitors. This project finds its right place in the young and lively capital of Kazakhstan, where urban development is carefully administered especially in anticipation of the upcoming international events in which the city is called to […]


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  • The ‘’Gecekondoo’’ project, developed by Sinan Logie, is an urban activist answer to the ongoing Urban Operations in Istanbul, Turkey.  ‘’Gece Kondu’’ (literally: Landed overnight) defines Turkish informal dwellings. Born during the industrialization period of the country, after 1946, these houses mimicking the Turkish rural habitat can be seen in the country’s urban areas.   […]


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“In a city of concrete, a city stranger to green spaces, a city where sidewalks like roads have been carjacked, a city where a dark smog looms over daily, youʼd figure, thereʼs more to rooftops than rooftop bars”. Quoting Sir Mark Sykes, on his last visit to Beirut. Beirut is a concrete and pollution mayhem. […]


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In late 2008, the largest biennial of international contemporary art ever organized in the United States, exhibited 81 artists in museums, historic buildings, and found sites throughout New Orleans. The welcome center structure created for this art biennial is housed in one of these found spaces – a historic warehouse in downtown New Orleans – […]


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The project preserves the square shape composed of the buildings of the school complex, while renewing its image and defining a new interior environment. The image we propose is strong and modern: we respect the sober and powerful architectural writing of the urban fronts, and the three extensions fit perfectly in the site’s geometrical coherence. The original entry is […]


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A new identity for Nieuwegein. Dok architects won the assignment to design a new commercially attractive and lively Market Square with shops in the existing Hoogstadplein (main town square) in Nieuwegein. Dok architects submitted drawings for the market and the main shopping precinct, which has a functional mix of a commercial programme with a rich […]


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