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  • Building History: Constructed in 1911, the Buick Building was the first automobile showroom in Oklahoma City and began what is now known as Automobile Alley. Unlike most modern sales dealerships, this was a direct sales outlet built and owned by the Buick Motor Company of Detroit. With its limestone ornamentation and embossed name, the two-story […]


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  • City Arts Center from Oklahoma City is expanding its operations in the region. Having a satellite gallery in Marfa, Texas, a town with a well- established reputation in the international art arena, will stimulate further interest in CAC throughout the world. The Mission of Marfa Contemporary Gallery encourages artistic expression in all its forms through […]


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Context The farm used to consist of several buildings clustered around a residential section. Most farms in the Roeselare area consist of two volumes, situated either parallel or perpendicular to each other. The new home was embedded parallel to the barn. Positioning the home in an L-shape opposite the barn will define the residential section […]


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Located on a wooded three-acre site in South Hampton, New York, The Swingline aka Zim-Wex is a 4,239 sf year-round playhouse house for two women and their four kids who split time between their New York City brownstone and the Hamptons.. With numerous bedrooms, a guest room, a media room with floor to ceiling windows, […]


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The plot in the center of the block, on a busy street, facing the setting sun suggested that the building is closed for this quadrant presenting the two side plates separated by blind tear that illuminates the common area of the floor. The openings occur laterally in continuous and rhythmic square windows of the apartments. […]


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State archive of the Evangelical Lutheran Church of Bavaria Today, the Evangelical Lutheran State Church of Bavaria is inaugurating its new archive in Nuremberg with a special ceremony. The new building, which was designed by architects von Gerkan, Marg and Partners (gmp), took three years to build and is located on a former factory site […]


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