Archive for April, 2013

archmVideo by ARCHMOV: Playful House 227 Flat in Porto

archmVideo by ARCHMOV: Playful House 227 Flat in Porto

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• April 12, 2013 • Comments (0)

ARCHMOV shared with us their recent completed video 227 Flat. The house was designed by OODA and located in Porto, Portugal. The intention was to make use of void space and play with the light that strongly flows into the apartment… Read more in our earlier story here.

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Private House in Viseu \ BAU.UAU ARQUITECTURA

Private House in Viseu \ BAU.UAU ARQUITECTURA

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• April 12, 2013 • Comments (0)

BAU.UAU ARQUITECTURA has completed a private house in Viseu, Portugal. The conditions are similar: the limits of the intervention are defined by the exterior walls and by the sloping planes of the roof, the accesses are defined by the two existing stairways, the solar orientations are brought to the interior by the existing openings of […]

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Nedregate Culture District \ Space Group

Nedregate Culture District \ Space Group

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• April 12, 2013 • Comments (1)

In 2012 Space Group completed the refurbishment of the former industrial building designed by architects Ove Ekman and Einar Smith and erected from 1896 to 1899. This area along the Akers River was historically referred to as Ny York (New York) due to its explosive development in 1858. Today the area reflects a transformation towards a […]

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The H99 skyscraper: rethinking vertical housing in Marseille

The H99 skyscraper: rethinking vertical housing in Marseille

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• April 11, 2013 • Comments (0)

Designed by Jean-Baptiste Pietri, a renowned architect, the H99 skyscraper is the flagship construction worksite of the new Euroméditerranée district which is the showcase for the regeneration of Marseille in France. With its 99,9 meters in height, as suggested by its name, it will be the first residential skyscraper built in France since the 1970s. […]

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l'Office 64 de l'Habitat \ Arotcharen Architectes

l’Office 64 de l’Habitat \ Arotcharen Architectes

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• April 11, 2013 • Comments (0)

The housing association, l‘Office 64 de l‘Habitat has built a new company headquarter in Bayonne in southern France. The fact that the building is an ecological example is proudly presented for visitors to see. Green architecture is not merely a theme or topic it is taken literally. Indeed, the slender block of office accommodation, clad […]

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Private Colege in Oporto \ OVAL - Avelino Oliveira

Private Colege in Oporto \ OVAL – Avelino Oliveira

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• April 9, 2013 • Comments (1)

Photographer João Morgado shared with us his recently photography of the Private Colege in Oporto designed by OVAL – Avelino Oliveira. A group of buildings for the new facilities of the College Cebes (secondary school), which is situated in Foz do Douro, in the municipality of Porto. The project proposes a building that is based […]

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Kensington International Kindergarten \ Plan Architect

Kensington International Kindergarten \ Plan Architect

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• April 7, 2013 • Comments (0)

Plan Architect has designed the Kensington International Kindergarten located in Ratchaphruek Road, Talingchun, Bangkok. This project is mainly intend to find the new perception of playing space that should give more opportunity for the kids to use the space up to their imagination. It also need to be an attractive shape so that it can […]

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The new old \ Jessica Liew

The new old \ Jessica Liew

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• April 6, 2013 • Comments (0)

The owner’s love of antiquity and art has resulted in a home that radiates character, honesty and age. With a blank canvas and in a mixed context – came the brief to create a new dwelling that for a modern lifestyle but with the charm of an old home – “The new old”. The principle […]

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Bench DNA \ Leonardo Rossano + Deborah Mansur

Bench DNA \ Leonardo Rossano + Deborah Mansur

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The seating system design by Leonardo Rossano and Debora Mansur for TRUE design will be exhibited at pavilion 24 C11 C07 in Salone Del Mobile in Milan on April 09- 14, 2013. Inspired by the dynamic forms of biogenetics, the modular bench DNA is the collaborative design solution of Leonardo Rossano and up and coming […]

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The Swarm Lamp \ Jangir Maddadi Design Bureau

The Swarm Lamp \ Jangir Maddadi Design Bureau

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• April 6, 2013 • Comments (0)

The Swarm Lamp: Graceful. Organic. Masterful. Illuminated Sculpture For All The Jangir Maddadi Design Bureau introduces its bright-new product. Giving new meaning to the word enlightenment, the genius of the Swarm Lamp lies in its ability to attain the feeling of suspended motion, each lamp tethered in a perfect harmony of light. Specialty Bulbrite light […]

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