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  • Designs for the Sleuk Rith Institute – a new institution and genocide memorial in the Cambodian capital Phnom Penh – have been unveiled. The institute brings together a museum, research centre, graduate school, document archives and research library. The vision of Youk Chhang, a tireless human rights activist and investigator of the Khmer Rouge atrocities, […]


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  • It takes the oft-seen tent as prototype in earthquake zone. The exterior is mortared in a way widely applied in Chinese urban areas, while the interior wall is painted with the girl’s favorite color pink, with remaining items of her short life hung on the wall. Light penetrates down from the round skylight, making this tiny […]


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The National Park Service joined forces with the National Endowment for the Arts to sponsor an open competition to design a monument to the first women’s rights convention in America. The fragmentary remains of the gathering place and the surrounding land would be the centerpiece of the newly established Women’s Rights National Historical Park. An […]


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The façade of the existing building is enclosed and not very visible. The idea is to turn this feature into an advantage by creating a pathway to the cinema theatres. The dark, charcoal grey façade is a reference to the ambiance in cinema theatres. Its main features are cinema posters and neon signs. The red […]


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100 easy pieces in honeycomb cardboard for simple and linear furniture. This is A4Adesign’s homage to the Expo 2015, an extreme and provocative project of social and democratic design in which sustainability plays a central role. In view of the important transformations Expo 2015 will bring to the city of Milan, A4Adesign raises the issue of temporary furnishings for […]


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Out with the old, in with the new! 109 Hatfield Street is situated in Gardens near the vibrant City Bowl in Cape Town, South Africa, and is surrounded by iconic landmarks like Table Mountain, Lions Head and Parliament. We were an active participant in the World Design Capital 2014 as Cape Town thrived on showcasing […]


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