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Best of 2012: Most viewed cultural buildings


According to Google Analytics the most viewed cultural buildings  in 2012 were the following: BIG | Danish Maritime Museum While researching the placement of the Maritime Museum, we discovered the abandoned yet cavernous 150m long, 25m wide, and 9m deep concrete dry dock and knew straightaway that we had found the ideal location for our […]


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Illuminated Balloon Bench


The Illuminated Balloon Bench appears to be lifted from the one side by a single balloon. The concept of the proposed bench is based at the idea of balance, levitation and loss of gravity. A successful illusion is created that a substantial heavy concrete bench is lifted and almost suspended by mere one delicate balloon. […]


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Taiwan Union Tower


In the master plan for the former Taichung Airport and its vicinities, various functions including trade and economics, R&D, university campus, ecology, cultural and living are all integrated as the “Taichung Gateway—Active Gateway Park”. The theme of “four large centers and one feature” is adopted as a turning point for future urban development and encompasses […]


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Pushkinsky Cinema


Introduction The Pushinsky cinema hall is historically linked to the city of Moscow and has been a landmark of this city since the first day of its existence. For more than five decades, the building, albeit in the past had different names and use, has always been linked to the life of the people of […]


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Busan Opera House


The design process, through some architectural gestures and various symbolisms, aimed to create a building that would be an indisputable landmark of Busan.  The need of such a landmark derives from the unique characteristics and dynamics of the city. Busan already enjoys exceptional natural and urban environment along with privileged location. All these factors consist […]


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