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Center of Arts and Education of Pimentas | Biselli + Katchborian architects

Center of Arts and Education of Pimentas | Biselli + Katchborian architects

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• December 21, 2010 • Comments (0)

Brazil-based architectural studio Biselli + Katchborian architects completed the Center of Arts and Education of Pimentas in São Paulo, Brazil. + Architect’s statement by Biselli + Katchborian architects The Center of Arts and Education of Pimentas is located in Guarulhos, in Pimentas neighborhood, a place with few community equipment directed to education, leisure and sports. […]

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C. F. Møller Architects won the New Danish State Prison competition

C. F. Møller Architects won the New Danish State Prison competition

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• December 20, 2010 • Comments (1)

The winning proposal for Denmark‘s new state prison on the island of Falster: The prison is uniquely designed as a small village and integrates several landscape features, among other things animal husbandry, within the perimeter wall. C. F. Møller Architects has won the competition to build a new, closed state prison on the island of […]

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AUM arquitetos awarded first prize in Regional Council of Administration competition

AUM arquitetos awarded first prize in Regional Council of Administration competition

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• December 18, 2010 • Comments (0)

Brazil-based AUM arquitetos won the competition for the headquarters of the Regional Council of Administration of Santa Catarina. + Architect’s statement by AUM arquitetos The strategy of implementation of the Regional Council of Administration of Santa Catarina was based on the exploitation of the topography and its potential visual axes. The program is distributed in […]

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Meet Zaha Hadid in GuangZhou Opera House

Meet Zaha Hadid in GuangZhou Opera House

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• December 18, 2010 • Comments (1)

GuangZhou Opera House designed by Zaha Hadid is soon unveiled, located in the new city of Pearl River, the Guangzhou Opera House has become one of China’s three biggest theaters. If you are in China, or you plan to visit China next year, let’s take this chance to meet the world-renowned architect in GuangZhou Opera […]

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House in Menorca | Pablo Serrano Elorduy

House in Menorca | Pablo Serrano Elorduy

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• December 18, 2010 • Comments (2)

Spanish architect Pablo Serrano Elorduy has designed a private house in Menorca. + Architect’s statement by Pablo Serrano Elorduy Being a summer house, the main idea is not only creating the interior spaces of the house, but distribute all outer space. The interior spaces seek good relations with the outside world, colonizing their surroundings and […]

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Würth La Rioja Museum Gardens | Pablo Serrano Elorduy

Würth La Rioja Museum Gardens | Pablo Serrano Elorduy

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• December 17, 2010 • Comments (1)

Spanish architect Pablo Serrano Elorduy (founder of dom arquitectura) created a contemporary landscape design Würth La Rioja Museum Gardens. The main idea was to project an argument that would permit it to be the same site that would supply the patterns of intervention, bringing out their morphological, topographical and topological conditions and forms of the […]

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Pan Long Gu Church | Atelier 11

Pan Long Gu Church | Atelier 11

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• December 14, 2010 • Comments (0)

Designed by the Chinese architecture studio Atelier 11, this is a church located in Pan Long Gu, a national scenic area at Ji County in the city of Tianjing, China. As a religious facility built for a neighboring Spanish-style residential development, the design of the church takes the reference from the European architectural language and […]

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Cyan/PDX Building | THA Architecture + GBD Architects

Cyan/PDX Building | THA Architecture + GBD Architects

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• December 13, 2010 • Comments (0)

In Portland, Oregon, the Cyan/PDX Building by THA Architecture and GBD Architects has recently opened its doors to offer urban residents a new mode of high density, sustainable living in the heart of downtown. As a LEED Gold-certified high rise, Cyan meets a growing demand for an environmentally conscious, affordable urban lifestyle. Through strategic detailing […]

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Nature's Choice | Visiondivision

Nature’s Choice | Visiondivision

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• December 12, 2010 • Comments (0)

Nature’s Choice, is one of the latest project Sweden-based architectural firm Visiondivision designed to to blend in with the surrounding nature in the north of Sweden. On the site lies also an old bunker which was constructed to prevent a potential invasion from the Russians. The bunker also had to be discreet when built, but […]

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Sanichaufer Roof Top Office | dagli + atélier d'architecture

Sanichaufer Roof Top Office | dagli + atélier d’architecture

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• December 10, 2010 • Comments (1)

Luxembourg-based architectural firm dagli + atélier d’architecture has completed a new extension on the roof top of the company headquarters of Sanichaufer, it was designed to express the image of the company and functioned as a showroom displaying the most modern building technologies. + Architect’s statement by dagli + atélier d’architecture “roof top office” Dudelange […]

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