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Lumenpulse Lighting Inc
Thompson Rivers University


Since 1971, the Old Main building has been at the heart of campus life at Thompson Rivers University (TRU) in Kamloops, BC, housing classrooms, offices, art galleries and workshops. In 2011, the school brought in Diamond Schmitt Architects to oversee an expansion of the building, adding over 40,000 square feet of learning space, and providing […]


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Eugenio Aglietti, Luca Beltrame & Jessica Tiberi
Fab Housing


Fab-Housing is the Master’s degree project presented by Eugenio Aglietti, Luca Beltrame and Jessica Tiberi for the final thesis of IN/ARCH Post-graduate Master Course in Digital Architecture – Expert Designer in Emerging Technologies, class 2014. The proposal concerns the requalification of Caserma Ruffo area, located in the District IV of Rome Municipality, and intends to […]


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Luis Pons D-LAB
Bannister Loft


This apartment is the result of collaboration between an economist and a designer. The main idea was to reflect the form of life of someone who lives temporarily at Miami Beach, the visitor who has a few feet of land on the beach and desires a practical, flexible place, with the comfort of an hotel […]


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Henrique Barros-Gomes
Loft in Lisbon


A former Lisbon dock’s warehouse is to be converted in several lofts. The apartments will have different and personalized characteristics. Interior partitions in exposed concrete will separate the diverse units. In this loft a series of elements are added to the relatively neutral existing shell, punctuating and ordering space: A stair / bookcase, a fireplace […]


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João Diniz
Monet Apartments


CONSTRUCTED BUILDING AWARD AT IAB MG: INSTITUTE OF BRAZILIAN ARCHITECTS, MINAS GERAIS SECTION’s XV YEARLY PRIZE 2013 The Monet apartments building is located on a plot in a ‘ L’ shape in the hilly district of Cruzeiro in the city of Belo Horizonte, Brazil, and is a building of 13 floors with 18 apartments of approximately […]


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Torafu Architects
Small Family Altar


We designed a simple Buddhist altar consisting of a plate on which ritual implements can be easily arranged. By varying the height of the seven traditional altar implements; spirit tablet, food offering bowl, tea and hot water offering bowl, flower stand, incense burner, candlestick stand and singing bowl, it is possible to arrange the respective […]


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Nendo
Camper Store New York, Madrid


A new concept for Camper’s larger shops, following on our concept of ‘shoes that walk freely through the air’ developed for Camper’s small-scale shops in cities like Osaka, Paris, San Francisco and Moscow. The design concept for the large shops had faced a consistent challenge: in a high-ceilinged space, to use the upper part of […]


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van Dijk Architects
Dundalk Institute of Technology’s Campus Restaurant & Theatre


Our Masterplan for Dundalk Institute of Technology called for the creation of a core outdoor plaza in the heart of the overall campus. This space would create a focus to the link between the original campus to the North, the recently renovated Carroll’s Building (Designed by the late Ronnie Tallon) and further land to the […]


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James & Mau
Tarifa House


The terrain is located on a slope looking at the valley that dominates the Strait of the Gibraltar. The climate is Mediterranean with hot summers and soft winters, both humid, and very much influenced by the strong winds of Tarifa. The vernacular architecture of Andalusian “pueblos blancos”* with its patios and narrow streets reflects how […]


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PUPO + GASPAR Architecture & Interiors
Planta Residencia


This home is located in a gated community in São Paulo, land of 7,000 m2 and 1300 m2 house possesses. It is divided into two blocks: a house of 900 m2 and 300 m2 with leisure, tb possesses a pool with 100 m2 and a football field. The sloping ground is 15m and the house […]


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project A01 architects
Landmark Pier One


Barely touching the water surface, the light and elegant Pier One building is located on the Millstätter Lake. The structure seams to be hovering above the water. The building is a small entertainmentcenter with a restaurant and a bar area. Boat shows, exhibitions and related events are planned as a tourist attraction. The building is […]


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Nasciturus Design
Grzybowska Apartment


This project is the effect of the work done on the 140 m2 space, which changed into a luxurious interior, becoming an alternative to the impersonal hotel rooms. The guidelines were very clear: it was supposed to be comfortable and elegant. The apartment, located in the downtown area of the city, is at the same […]


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Architect Show Co., Ltd.
Y7-house


The site is located in the hill of the mountain which can take an extensive view of Omura Bay in Nagasaki. Main concept is to harmonize buildings and surrounding natural environment without destroying original natural landscape. In order not to destroy sloping land, I made basis protrude from flat terrain and designed one part of […]


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A4Adesign
Allegoric Table


A 4-metre-long table, impeccably set and ready to receive guests. But everything, yes absolutely everything, is made of cardboard. From the table, to the crockery, to the tasty food. A simulation, a provocation, or merely a designer whim? It is the A4Adesign’s installation presented at Studi Aperti arts Festival. Design: A4Adesign Photo credits: Francesco Gusella […]


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.PSLAB
Chotto Matte


Fusing Japanese and Peruvian food and cultures, Chotto Matte brings modern Tokyo underground to a 1960s residential building in Soho through a mix of eclectic collaborators without resorting to stereotypical visual references. .PSLAB was chosen to create the lighting concepts, as well as design and manufacture custom-made fixtures for the bar, the dining area and […]


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SPL-Arquitectos
Portofino – Restaurant&Bar


Considering the pre-existing, as well as the constraints of the predetermined schedule, we tried to create a building whose volume would integrate the territory, without jeopardize its functionality and versatility. The design was intended to be the dematerialization of the building to the person who observes from the beach, creating open plans and glazing to […]


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Henning Larsen Architects
Microsoft Headquarters


In the heart of Lyngby situated north of Copenhagen, Danica Pension in collaboration with Henning Larsen Architects, COWI and Alectia have developed the area of Kanalvejsgrunden with a new building that will comprise student residences, retail and Microsoft’s new Danish headquarters. The project will create a new unique urban space accessible to everyone and will […]


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GLR arquitectos – Gilberto L. Rodríguez
CH House


In a privileged site occupied by an old and obsolete house, we face a dilemma: renovate or demolish such house in order to make way for a new residential project. In conjunction with the client we decide to go for the latter alternative and go ahead with the demolition, adjusting the topography according to the […]


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Kamil Mrva Architects
UAX Studio in Kojetín


The plot is located in the middle of Kojetín, close to Nový Jičín, on a hill with a view of the surrounding landscape. The investor’s intention was to reconstruct a former barn into a place for work and living in the first phase, and build a new family house in the vicinity in the future. […]


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CVDB Arquitectos
Braamcamp Freire Secondary School


The Braamcamp Freire Secondary School is located at the edge of the historical centre of Pontinha, Lisbon. The site has approximately 17.380 sq mt and borders an accentuated topography. The school is part of Pontinha’s urban fabric with the exception of its north boundary that faces an unconstructed valley. The School was originally built in […]


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