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Dietmar Feichtinger Architectes
The Jetty to the Mont-Saint-Michel


‘Walking on water’ by Dietmar Feichtinger, July 2014 Creating a new access to one of the most remarkable cultural monuments and landscapes in Europe is a rare challenge for the design of a causeway. The estuary of the Couesnon River surprises by the immensity of the bay surrounding the Mont Saint-Michel, by the beauty of […]


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WTA Architecture + Design Studio
12 Luxury Flats


The idea of vertical living, with all the advantages and more of an urban townhouse, is realized by allowing for generous spaces, day lighting and ventilation on all four faces of the property. Envisioned as a stack of flats, the structure showcases this individuality by providing each and every unit with a different floor plate. […]


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Bates Masi Architects
Mothersill


Elevated, wooden boardwalks extending into the beachscape are a common occurrence in the dunes of Eastern Long Island. Hovering slightly over the ground, this simple device is a pathway to the beach that carefully negotiates a constantly changing terrain. Their simple construction challenges the extreme natural elements found at the intersection of land and sea. […]


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Zeller & Moye
ODEEH Concept Store


The first concept store for german fashion brand ODEEH inhabits the terrace floor of BIKINI BERLIN, a modernist icon of 1950’s West-Berlin, offering vistas onto the Memorial church at Breitscheidplatz and the Berlin Zoo. A landscape of movable elements can be arranged in ever-changing configurations allowing for maximum flexibility in the creation of unexpected spacial […]


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Massimo Mariani Architect Studio
Bego – Benozzo Gozzoli Museum


It needed to make a building to house two tabernacles of master Benozzo Gozzoli with its sinopie, which waited a long time, in the civic library, for a definitive fitting. To do this, in the historic center of Castelfiorentino, a building of the’60s has been demolished between the train station and the Oratorio San Carlo. […]


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Nicolò Zavagno
Pestrin


Pestrin, suspension lamp whose name derives from the Venetian dialect indicating the place where milk used to be distributed. The shape of the lamp remembers in fact the container used to carry the milk from the “pestrin” back to the house. The use of porcelain and wood takes back to ancient traditions that melt with […]


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ARCHIEE
Scenography of Japanese Crafts Exhibition


Daily life with handicrafts and design This project was the scenography of Japanese crafts exhibition organized by Japan craft design association (JCDA) at Maison de la culture du Japon (MCJP) in Paris. 233 created by many artists were displayed. They were made of various materials and techniques: glass, metal, bamboo, washi and jewelry, urushi, textile, […]


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Ian Moore Architects
Cohen House


This house and studio for an industrial designer is located at the end of a street in the Sydney suburb of Paddington, hard against a 3 storey high sandstone cliff which at one time formed part of the shoreline of Sydney Harbour. The street is lined with London Plane trees which together with the cliff […]


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FCstudio
Memorial Apto Maranhão


The biggest challenge was the conversion of a family apartment compartmented into an apartment for a young single advertiser, and retrofitting existing securities repaginating brought from other apartment. The meticulous work respected the memories impregnated in certain parts and introduced new elements from the new intentions. The living room, tv room and kitchen have become […]


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KAAN Architecten
PLANTA


Fundació Sorigué will explain to the architectural public its soon to be realized project, PLANTA. The building PLANTA will be constructed in a working quarry located in North East Spain, near Barcelona. The materials for the building will literally be harvested from the very ground it will soon occupy, and transformed on site to become […]


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Pepe Gascón
Barbacoa House


This project has its origins in the desire of an elderly couple to have a barbecue for lunches with family and friends – the season permitting – and to enjoy their block of land. Additions made to what was first envisaged as a small one- room construction to be used for these barbecues eventually evolved […]


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Forbis Group
Essenza Man Store


Essenza Man is a clothing brand for men who value style, elegance and individuality. When creating a boutique interior design for such client, as Essenza Man, it is important that the design not only emphasized the unique character and quality of the products but also is a hallmark of the brand, distinguishing it from others. […]


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NOMADE architetti
Cannes Penthouse


A nice, fresh penthouse in Cannes, overlooking the stunning seaside panorama. A cozy summer house where a mix of contemporary furniture and a few iconic pieces create a pleasant and relaxing environment, to live and enjoy. Location: Cannes, France Architect: NOMADE architetti  


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JUMA Architects
Living Outdoor


JUMA architects was commissioned to a covered outdoor area to add to an existing house. An existing volume was removed first and then to provide a canopy that is part of a much broader concept outside. The canopy receives a floating effect by the number of support points to a minimum, so there is an […]


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Denizen Works Ltd.
House No. 7


We were commissioned in October 2010 to produce a design for a new house on the site of a ruined, B-listed black-house on the Isle of Tiree on the west coast of Scot­land. We developed a concept that comprises two houses, a Living-house and a Guesthouse, linked by a Utility wing. Together the elements combine […]


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Renato Arrigo
Villa with Annex


A perimeter wall which marks the villa a rhythm of solidity and void, of openings and closings, then realigns with the other, parallel, in the annex, which becomes a boundary, between transparency and closure. A staircase, without boundaries, projected towards a transparent ceiling, where they meet the clouds. An access path, the outer one, enters […]


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Nendo
Compolux


The multi brand and shared areas for the women’s clothing floor on the third floor of the Seibu department store in Tokyo’s Shibuya. The ‘contemporary luxury’ floor presents multiple brands together in a unified environment, but each brand needs to be gently distinguished from the others. The brands’ lineup and product arrangement change at a […]


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studio_GAON
House in Macheon


House in Macheon is in a quiet and simple neighborhood in Macheon, where is the south side of Hamyang, Kyeongnam. It’s an unusual place to watch Chun-wang mountaintop very clearly, as well as a street corner to go up to Jiri-mountain tracking course. Jiri-mountain is called Mother Mountain for its gigantic dignity. Catching in glimpse, […]


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SzturHärterArchitekten
German Medical Center DMZ


The German Medical Center, shortly DMZ, in Voronezh, Russian Federation, was created as a collaboration between German and Russian doctors. The processes of diagnosis and treatment follows a concept developed by German doctors and also the layout of the clinic organization was developed in close consultation with the medical team. The DMZ was located in […]


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Studio Zero85
Home Studio for an Artist


The building, situated on the top of a hill, responds to a dual function: artist’s studio and home for the family. Observing the territory, with the presence of the houses of clay and their chromatic relationship with its surroundings, suggest the idea of using the slab in brick. The Tavelle (hollow tiles), once divided, were applied both on […]


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