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UN Arquitectura
Quebrada House


The request was to build a tree house… Located on the creek, elevated by pilotis, it is accessible through a bridge and has views at the level of the foliage of trees. The house “breaks” adapting to the slope and differentiating the private and public space within a single enclosure. It also captures the views […]


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Vaillo + Irigaray Architects + Galar
Biological Research Centre (CIB)


USES AND ORGANIZATION Ground floor: Collective uses and management of the centre( events hall, library and administration) 1 to 2 floors: Research uses ( labs, platforms and service areas) Semibasement: General warehouse of the hospital Roofing floor: It lodges the complex facilities this kind of centre requires Maximum flexibility: Formal multifunctionality and iso-spaces of the […]


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Saar compositen Technik
Bathroom Sink Collection


SUYRIU ‘’Suyriu is pure form; pure adrenaline and purity of organic understanding. Suyriu is a special bathroom sink that emerges beyond the rules of the market. Is a special product for special clients, a new vision upon the mentality of monotony and simple lines. This product is inspired by the sleek mending of a water […]


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Remy Meijers
Apartment on the Waterfront


Needles to say, the interior of this apartment overlooking the IJ River in Amsterdam’s city centre was to be clearly orientated towards the water. By situating the sitting area and kitchen on the eastern side, the open expanse of water appears to form an integral part of the interior. But interior architects Remy Meijers was […]


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Crystalzoo
“El Tossal” Social Community Centre


La Nucía is a littoral population that is connected with Benidorm but it has an opposed urban development because of its dispersed low-density urbanisations. Neighbourhood relations are diffuse and often antagonistic in these growths. In an attempt to provide these neo-rural developments with community services in order to improve neighbourhood relations, the municipality has promoted […]


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SPARK architects
Prince’s Building


SPARK has completed the design of Prince’s Building a 71,600-square-metre mixed-use development and transportation hub for China Merchants. Located in Shenzhen South China the 110-metre-high, 27-storey office tower and five retail pavilions are connected by landscaped terraces that combine to create a unique naturally ventilated retail and business destination for the lively Skekou district of […]


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SAOTA
Sprecher


Brief The owner’s brief was to design a house inspired by its indigenous surroundings, which is part of the recently established Sea Farm Private Nature Reserve. Site The site, located on a rocky peninsula is perched above a dramatic seascape with spectacular views of the surrounding Hangklip Mountain. The area is home to indigenous fynbos […]


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Studio Guilherme Torres
VD House


The architect Guilherme Torres designed this apartment to meet the expectations and needs of a young family. Situated in Curitiba, Southern Brazil, the apartment has a privileged view of a golf course. Starting from a pre-existing base, the architect chose to coat all the walls with carved woodwork. In doing so, he managed to hide […]


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Kamil Mrva Architects
Studio Kopřivnice


I inherted a garden from my grandfather and decided to build my own house there, including a studio. Thus, I decided to try out the roles of client, architect and construction supervisor all in one person. The house with a studio is located in a slightly sloping fruit orchard. Situated in a natural setting, the […]


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5 Inspiring Garden Ideas for Your Home


We know sometimes it can get really hard to organize your space or to simply make a change because you’re bored of the same sceneray. That’s why today we are here to give you a little help. Today is about nature! If you have a garden at home and don’t know what to do with […]


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KOLENIK Eco Chic design
Board Room Design


Dutch designer Robert Kolenik translates his partnership with international lighting manufacturer Maretti into a bespoke board room design When Eco Chic design meets craftsmanship in lighting, beautiful things happen… The collaboration between Robert Kolenik and Maretti took shape in an alluring design for the HQ of the worldwide renowned specialist in design lighting in Almere […]


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Bates Masi Architects
Robin’s Way


The clients, an interior designer and a DJ, requested a complete renovation and addition of a 1960’s kit house in Amagansett, NY to be a weekend retreat from their urban apartment. The clients gathered images of objects and conventional materials utilized in new, interesting ways as inspiration for the design. A single design solution that […]


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van Dongen – Koschuch Architects and Planners
Kunstcluste


The Kunstcluster (Art Cluster) is a landmark of the town centre of Nieuwegein, which is to be redeveloped over the next few years. A new town hall is to be built, with shops, homes and offices above ground, and under­ground parking. The site of the Kunstcluster consists of two conjoined blocks: the theatre with arts […]


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Giancarlo Mazzanti & Felipe Mesa
V House


House to enjoy a native garden and the distant view of a wetland. a. Risks Unfold the house along the high slope of the plot, avoiding the volumetric presence in favor of a branched horizontal extension. Link the deformable molecular configuration of the glass with the geometric arrangement of the house. b. Geometry The molecular structure […]


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dmvA Architecten| Apartments BUSO


Urban concept The project was obtained by winning a competition called by the City of Mechelen. The city council aimed the old Buso site to be developed as a high quality urban area, housing ten loft dwellings. The commission was entrusted to dmvA because they were the only architect office that took the ‘spirit of […]


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K-studio
Capanna Pizzeria / Trattoria


Capanna is a pizzeria / trattoria in Kolonaki, an area in the center of Athens. The restaurant sits on the corner of Ploutarchou and Haritos street, where Haritos becomes pedestrianised. When the weather is warm enough, which in Athens happens more often than not, the floor to ceiling windows can slide upwards allowing the restaurant […]


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Langarita-Navarro Arquitectos
Medialab – Prado


Perhaps more than anything else, it is the very strangeness of the diverging intentions found in the La Serrería Belga adaptation project for the Medialab- Prado that makes it possible for them to coexist, though not without a certain measure of irony. The first of these caustic coexistences stems from a certain institutional schizophrenia. While […]


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WTA Architecture + Design Studio
Urban Block


The Urban Block incorporates huge floorplates that allow for greater flexibility and more unique flexibilities in office and retail planning. This huge floorplate also allows for multiple connectivity for multilevel office campuses and creates a stronger core centrality. This centrality increases activity and maximizes foot traffic by allowing travel throughout the complex to be seamless […]


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Massimo Mariani Architect Studio
Cabel Industry


Just out the edge of the town of Empoli, the building is the Cabel headquarters (a company producing software systems for banks), it measures 4.500 square meters and it is sited inside the local industrial area. Partially set into the ground, the building is placed inside a typical tuscany country. The project is composed of […]


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Spatial Practice
“One More” Kaohsiung Residential Tower


The recent groundbreaking ceremony for Bellevueciti Construction marks the start of construction on spatial practice first residential tower “One More” in Kaohsiung City, at the exclusive front row of the Art Museum Park. In our culture today, we are constantly over-exposed to information and data. It is important to create a living environment that provides […]


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