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Itai Palti
The Case for Curiosity


“I believe that curiosity is a moral virtue. Being curious means imagining the other, and imagining the other is to see through someone else’s eyes. It is the most powerful antidote to fanaticism.” – Amos Oz Architect: Itai Palti Location: Tel Aviv – Jaffa Project type:  Film studios and public square The Case for Curiosity […]


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Parsonson Architects Ltd.
Paetawa House


The Paetawa House design by Parsonson Architects has finished in 2004. This small one bedroom house is located at Pekapeka Beach, a small seaside settlement an hours drive north of Wellington City. It rests on gently undulating dune lands, facing northwest, looking across the road and lower dunes out to the Tasman Sea and Kapiti […]


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Giuseppe Bavuso for Alivar
The Wavy Bookcase


WAVY is a bookshelf system that rigorously combines design and function. It is a minimalistic product in which the thin structure and the wavy design, both vertical and horizontal, gives the ensemble an image of great solidity and lightness. With its extremely characteristic accuracy of detail and use of materials, Wavy is made entirely of […]


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Daniel Bonilla Arquitectos
Athikia Building


The basic challenge was how to develop a project that maximised the small lot, optimizing the number of units and other areas, while generating an architectural language that was unique within its sector. The key design ideas were to obtain flexibility and cost effectiveness, within a contemporary and unique building (thus mitigating the disadvantage of […]


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PIQUE
High Desert Pavilion


Central Oregon is known for its access to a variety of outdoor sports. The region’s variety of climates provides a unique opportunity to access a myriad of activity types in the same season. It is not uncommon for a person to go skiing in the morning and biking in the afternoon. A building in this […]


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