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MU Architecture
The Giants of Bigwin


MU architecture’s proposal for a pan-Canadian invited architectural competition consisting of around fifty small housing units on the island of Bigwin, Lake of Bays, Ontario, Canada. The objective was to design these housing units as high-end lodges at 1200 to 1500 ft2 for the clients of the renowned Bigwin golf club. Inspired by the native […]


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À Hauteur d’homme
Noah


NOAH is young and open-minded. Fully urban, he receives unexpectedly and cook easily to many. Discover with him a unique design, far away from the monotony. See how the island and the exclusive pantry contribute to its great personality. Optionally, choose a Corian countertop of your choice. And why not play with color, your personality […]


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Resolution: 4 Architecture
House on Fire Island


Located on Fire Island, a barrier island off of Long Island, NY, this bayfront house is the summer retreat for a family who lives and works in Manhattan. The house is designed as two distinct volumes, to provide the parents and their adult children with separate quarters for living and entertaining. The volumes are clad […]


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BIG
Zira Island Masterplan


The Seven Peaks of Azerbaijan is a master plan for a Zero Energy resort and entertainment city on Zira Island situated within the Caspian Sea. Located within the crescent shaped bay of Azerbaijan’s capital Baku, Zira Island is designed to be a sustainable model for urban development, and an iconographic skyline recognizable from the city’s […]


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Zaha Hadid Architects
Z_Island by DuPont/Corian


Morphology: The Z_Island is in line with a series of formal studies that have been performed in ZH’s Studio emphasizing the conceptual terms of “fluidity” and “seamlesness”. Previously the “ Ice-Series” had its formal trigger in the observation of natural phenomena such as the melting of ice or the flow of glaciers and their moraines. […]


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Iroje Khm Architects
Island House


Floating site on the river: This site, where is floating on river and confronted the graceful landscape, was strongly recognized to me as a part of nature, from the first time that I met. From then, I started to visualize “the architectural nature” as a place of recreation. Form of site = Form of architecture […]


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