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Tacoa Arquitectos
Galeria Adriana Varejão


Inhotim Centro de Arte Contemporânea is located in Brumadinho, a village near Belo Horizonte, the capital of Minas Gerais state. A personal initiative of the mining industry businessman Bernardo Paz, the museum has an unusual architectural concept. Instead of sum up all its installations into a unique building, it is composed of many pavilions spread […]


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Steven Holl Architects
Daeyang Gallery and House


The recently completed Daeyang Gallery and House in Seoul has been named Mixed-Use Building of the Year in the 2012 Emirates Glass LEAF Awards. About the Daeyang Gallery and House, the jury said, it is “an intriguing combination of commercial and living accommodation on a grand scale.” Both levels of the structure were given their own […]


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MET Studio
City Gallery


The stunning new ‘City Gallery’ by the Planning Department of the HKSAR Government, which takes as its theme the city’s planning and infrastructure, has now opened within Hong Kong’s City Hall Annexe. London- and Hong-Kong-based experiential designers MET Studio acted as the lead exhibition consultant on the project, working in collaboration with joint venture partners […]


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3XN Architects
Flexible and Full of Jazz


The Norwegian city of Molde has just 25,000 inhabitants, but every July the biggest stars of jazz and about 100,000 jazz enthusiasts flock to the town’s world famous international jazz festival. In designing the city’s new cultural center, the challenge faced by 3XN was to create a building that was flexible and robust enough to […]


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VONDOM
Taiwan


Over 300 guests enjoyed a great evening under the theme ¨Share experiences, feelings and your obsession for DESIGN ¨ in this new space of more than 220 square meters, where it could learn about the latest collections, the design concept, the life style, philosophy and culture of VONDOM company. 2012, has become a year of ¨ Spark ¨for […]


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3XN Architects
Buen (The Arch)


Historic white wooden houses, charming narrow streets, a river running though the center and beach and forest nearby. The town of Mandal is the essence of southern Norwegian idyll. Danish practice, 3XN, has designed the town’s new cultural center, a project which required great sensitivity to the town’s special environment. A House of the People […]


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Post Works
Daria Martin exhibition


Post Works is a collaboration between Melissa Appleton and Matthew Butcher. Their work combines built structures and environments, with performances and film and they collaborate with other artists, choreographers and filmmakers. Their latest project is an environment to house a series of films by artist Daria Martin for her survey exhibition at MK Gallery (20 […]


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City Studio
T.U.β.A. – Factory of Art and Ambient


Concept: Form of the T.U.β.A. reinterprets the traditional concept of free-standing industrial longitudinal lamellas. It is converted into a modern design concept arising from studies of natural forms of biomorphologocal shapes and their self-supporting characteristics. The geometry is arising from a mathematical definition of a space wormhole. Interior: The interior of the T.U.β.A. is developing […]


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Zaha Hadid Architects
Roca London Gallery


Zaha Hadid Architects (ZHA) were chosen by Roca in 2009 to create a versatile reference space capturing the essence of the brand and its values. It is also the latest in the series of Roca Galleries globally, which include the Roca Barcelona Gallery, the Roca Madrid Gallery and the Roca Lisbon Gallery. In all cases […]


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Richard Meier & Partners Architects
Royal Alberta Museum


Richard Meier & Partners was one of four architectural firms considered for the new museum in Canada. Although not selected, the firm is proud of its design which meets all the requirements established by the Government of Alberta. Under the Richard Meier & Partners plan, the site was envisioned to become a remarkable museum and […]


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Romi Khosla Design Studios
Jamia Art Gallery


The university of Jamia was established in the 1930’s. As the university evolved, it introduced a wide range of contemporary academic disciplines such as media studies and central Asian studies.  Jamia University is popularly regarded as a progressive avant garde campus.  In 2008, the vice chancellor proposed a new cultural hub for the university that […]


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Hackenbroich Architekten
The Traffic Of Clouds


The Traffic of Clouds was a large scale site-specific installation in the PROGRAM Gallery Berlin developed by Hackenbroich Architekten in collaboration with Jan Christensen. The large wooden construction was woven together and worked without any connection elements; the pure tension of the interlinked wood created a stable structural system, in which all individual members stabilized […]


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Atelier Oslo
Common Ground


Atelier Oslo was invited in autumn 2009 to do an installation in Galleri Rom, in Oslo. We wanted to create a bright and vibrant place in contrast to the gray and dark November night. A place that enabled all the body’s senses; smell, sight, hearing and touch. The forest that was moved into the gallery […]


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Concrete Architectural Associates
Gallerie Willem Baars Project


Willem Baars, art historian with a reputation in the art world as a trader, consultant, appraiser, publicist and guest curator, started in 2007 with creating and hosting contemporary art exhibitions at different locations and galleries. His work was lacking a home-base art gallery, a place to represent the artists through a gallery-program. By opening the […]


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SHH
Marchant Antique Store


SHH has completed a total refurbishment, including a new identity, store fascia, extension and interior concept, of the Marchant antiques store in London’s Kensington Church Street. The S Marchant & Son dealership, specialists in Chinese ceramics and artworks, is a family business dating back to 1925, which has been managed in succession by three generations […]


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France Goneau
JAPON


A designer by training, France Goneau uses unique methods to create ceramic sculptures. In the spring of 2010, she received a grant from the Conseil des arts et des lettres du Québec and went to Japan for a three-month artist’s residency. The pieces that she produced during her stay at the famous Shigaraki Ceramic Cultural […]


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Erginoğlu & Çalışlar Architects
Pendorya Shopping Center


Pendorya Shoping Center is located on the E-5 highway, in a development zone, which is expected to have offices and residential buildings in the future. The main criteria used in determining the design and form are derived from the structure’s particular location. Turning its back to the busy and noisy E-5 highway, dynamic and surprising […]


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UNStudio
Collector’s Loft


The UNStudio design for an existing loft located in Greenwich Village in Manhattan explores the interaction between a gallery and living space. The main walls in the loft flow through the space, and together with articulated ceilings create hybrid conditions in which exhibition areas merge into living areas. History: The collector and the architect became […]


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