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Studioninedots
De Alliantie headquarters


In the coming years, the 3.5-hectare Lucent site in Hilversum will be transformed into a vibrant new mixed-use residential/commercial development. Centrally located close to the train station and city centre, the area is appealing for living and working. The heritage of the site is characterised by industrial manufacture. Both the Ripolin paint factory (early twentieth […]


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Camillo Botticini Architetto
Alps Villa – “Passo del Cavallo”


The house stands on a clearing in the trees, 700 meters above sea level, close to the “Passo del Cavallo”, next to a road that connects Trompia Valley and Sabbia Valley on a steep slope. The landscape is characterized by an open valley to the south and a frame of green mountains with peaks of […]


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MLA+
Two major projects in China and Russia


MLA+, the international arm of Maccreanor Lavington Architects, has won two competitions for new residential neighbourhoods in China and Russia respectively. The company was selected by China’s biggest residential developer, Vanke China, to design a 150,000sqm scheme in Shenzhen. The project is part of the wider regeneration area of Liuxiandong, a former peripheral industrial site […]


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RT Studio
Liberberg Addition


“Nature is there to capture it. And as Architects it’s a challenge that needs to be assumed when the opportunity arise.” That was the motto for this addition. The back of the house face a wooded area with a creek and wild animals. In this design, the house became the seat where you can relax and […]


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BURO II & ARCHI+I
Zuidzicht Hasselt [in progress]


Master plan and design for 300 residential units along the canal in Hasselt. Precast Concrete Awards 2014, Federation for concrete industry FEBE. Nomination category Precast in Buildings. Urban setting This project in Hasselt is sited in an inner-city redevelopment zone where a former industrial site north of the centre is being redeveloped around a canal […]


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AHMM
Canalside heritage and high street combine as Brentford Waterside masterplan gets ‘green light’


AHMM, Glenn Howells Architects and Maccreanor Lavington, working collaboratively, have gained approval for Brentford Waterside masterplan, as part of the design team appointed by Ballymore. The visionary one million square foot masterplan is driven by a heritage strategy that aims to reinstate the character of the industrial site’s historic yards, together with reinvigorating and reconnecting […]


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Rolf Ockert Design
Clovelly House


Having seen some of our earlier work the owners of this extraordinary oceanfront site invited us to submit ideas about what a new house there could look like. They had lived in a simple cottage on the site for several years before and therefore had an intimate familiarity with the advantages and disadvantages of living […]


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Affleck de la Riva architects
Lasalle Waterworks Building


The history of civilisations and cities are intrinsically tied to the presence of water. Ancient civilisations grew up in fertile river valleys and the development of cities depended on the ready availability of water for both potable use and public sanitation. The infrastructure used to control and distribute water in the urban environment has a […]


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Cousins & Cousins
A two-storey ‘chameleon’ extension transforms a London townhouse into a contemporary family home


A Victorian home in Hackney, East London has been expanded with a bespoke extension that provides a new bedroom and dining area with a section of the brickwork ‘removed’ to incorporate a glass frontage onto the garden. This new addition blends seamlessly into its surrounding context through innovative design and construction techniques. The former four-bedroom […]


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Fourth Dimension Studio
A Country House with a Southern Flavor


A country residence with a sophisticated structure of terraces, balconies, and patios was built in a Moscow suburb upon the project done by “Fourth Dimension” Studio. This country house has been built in one of the most picturesque sites in the north of Moscow area. The absolutely flat relief without so much as a hint […]


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Dom Arquitectura
Housing Rehabilitation in La Cerdanya


The project is located in a small village in La Cerdanya. Located on the north valley side and facing south, the dense rural core is formed by about 20 houses, is surrounded by fields and meadows where agriculture and farming are the main activities. Breathtaking views of the Cadi in front make this setting, a […]


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Affleck de la Riva architects
Slate House


Slate House was conceived as an in-situ installation that reveals a pre-existing landscape. Approached as a comprehensive reconfiguration of an entire site, the project considers the house as one component of a greater whole. Located in Laval, a suburb of Montreal, the site is a residual parcel in a new subdivision laid out over historic […]


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BLOUIN TARDIF Architecture – Environnement
Terre et Eau


The design of the residence had to meet three important challenges: architectural reconciliation of a Mexican inspiration in a Quebec context; exploration of a prototype house with predefined materials; and the objectives of LEED® Canada certification. The living spaces traverse, overlook, and gravitate around the patio, a large volume in which the effect of vegetation […]


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Jean Verville
paperwhite


blanc papier / paperwhite The residence, located in Greenfield Park, was designed for a young family settling to a suburb close to Montreal. The architect’s proposition is a sculptural composition that spreads in simple geometrical forms. The division of the volumes, the recess position of the main body just like its angle suggest a singular […]


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SAOTA
Cove 3


The primary idea driving the design was to create a single living space with a single roof element floating over it that responded to the slope of the site. The roof is set at a sufficiently high level so that it is out of one’s line of sight from the living space, creating the illusion […]


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Filipe Pina & Maria Inês Costa
JA HOUSE


Located on the north-center of Portugal, the house was meant to combine the rural and the urban lifestyle. The lot is surrounded by different types of constructions, consequence of the informal settlements, characteristics of most Portuguese cities neighbourhoods. The existent stone ruins, vestige of a traditional house and the lot’s configuration, were the main aspects […]


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Dom Arquitectura
Two beach houses in Durrat, Saudi Arabia


The project consists on two houses for two brothers who wanted to have their private areas but also a common area. The land is situated in front of the Durrat al Arous beach in Saudi Arabia. The climate in this area is extremely hot especially in summer. Whereupon we considered several ideas that could allow […]


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Architecture BRIO
House on a Stream


Landscape With a stream running through the house, this retreat in Alibag is delicately woven into the landscape, alternately opening up and closing itself to the different characteristics of the site. A multitude of medicinal and fruit bearing trees provide for an intimate ambiance and comfortable microclimate. Though seasonal, the streambed allows for an interesting […]


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nu.ma
House in Águeda


The House in Águeda is inserted in a rural area which is characterised by a low-density housing area. The irregularity of the terrain conditioned the project regarding to its volume and program. Taking into account the altimetric and planimetric features of the terrain, including its pronounced slope, the projects re-caracterize the terrain, and establish a […]


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Contaminar Arquitectos
Tomar Hill House


In-between the mountain landscape, we can discover the Tomar Hill House, designed by Contaminar Arquitectos. From the slope it is possible to contemplate the Castelo de Bode Dam and all the magnificent surrounding landscape. A vast landscape marked by the tones of earth and pinewood. The Tomar Hill House is designed as a holiday’s accommodation […]


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