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Taj Lands End : Taj Hotel | Yazdani Studio of Cannon Design

Taj Lands End : Taj Hotel | Yazdani Studio of Cannon Design

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• April 6, 2010 • Comments (1)

American architectural firm Yazdani Studio of Cannon Design has designed an iconic Taj Hotel for Taj Lands End design competition entry in Mumbai, India. The hotel is developed from the idea of “wave” that shaped by fins from its podium to hotel tower, while creating a cascade of terraces and decks at southern edges, it […]

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3 Dan Box | CAPD

3 Dan Box | CAPD

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• April 5, 2010 • Comments (0)

3 Dan Box by Japanese architectural studio CAPD, is the 3 stacked boxes designed to accommodate a hair saloon and a residence for the hairstylist in Japan. The formal strategy is effectively interacting with the natural sun-lighting, as a result to create a better and comfortable inner environment. The outer structure of each story is […]

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The Sail @ Marina | NBBJ

The Sail @ Marina | NBBJ

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• April 5, 2010 • Comments (1)

The Sail @ Marina Bay by NBBJ is the mixed-use building comprising apartment units, several restaurants, health clubs, recreation decks with pools and tennis courts, and parking. As the 10th largest residential high-rise in the world, and the largest high-rise in Singapore, the Sail @ Marina Bay has become Singapore’s newest city icon. It carves […]

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Amsterdam 235 | JSª

Amsterdam 235 | JSª

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• April 4, 2010 • Comments (0)

Mexican architectural office JSª has completed the Amsterdam 235 in Mexico. The project consists in the intervention in an old Art Deco house, catalogued by the National Institute of Beaux Arts. The new interpretation of the house was delivered by its formal arrangement, randomized window pattern with textures and colors, as well as clean detailing. […]

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S House | Formwerkz Architects

S House | Formwerkz Architects

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• April 3, 2010 • Comments (0)

Singapore-based Formwerkz Architects recently has completed the S House along Lorong Selangat, Singapore. The house is consisted of 4 levels with each unique formal characteristics in responding to different programmatic demands. We derived formal strategies that celebrate these vertically stratified spaces, making the transition from one level to the next an experience. Formwerkz Architects + […]

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10EPK - Footpath and Cycling Bridge | Spaceworkers

10EPK – Footpath and Cycling Bridge | Spaceworkers

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• March 31, 2010 • Comments (2)

Portuguese architectural studio Spaceworkers has designed a Footpath and Cycling Bridge proposal for the competition sponsored by the city of Maribor in Slovenia within the European Capital of Culture 2012. The challenge was to create a Footpath and cycling bridge in a place where once existed the first bridge in this city. The dynamics of […]

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Part 2: Akerselva Atrium | Peter Pran + Jonathan Ward of NBBJ

Part 2: Akerselva Atrium | Peter Pran + Jonathan Ward of NBBJ

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• March 30, 2010 • Comments (0)

If you still remember our previous featured article – Akerselva Atrium, designed by Peter Pran and Jonathan Ward of NBBJ. The project recently has been fully completed, here are some new floor plans and photographs courtesy of NBBJ. Photographers: Jiri Havran, Tim Griffith and Scott Wyatt Click here to full description of the project. + […]

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Pangyo Global R+D Center | DRDS

Pangyo Global R+D Center | DRDS

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• March 28, 2010 • Comments (1)

California-based DRDS, in collaboration with Kunwon have won the invited competition to design the Pangyo Global R+D Center located in Korea and it is scheduled to be completed in 2010. The project goal is to create a landmark facility for the Pangyo Techno Valley Campus and invigorate research facilities through design to attract global companies specialized […]

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House near Poznan | Neostudio Architects

House near Poznan | Neostudio Architects

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• March 27, 2010 • Comments (0)

Neostudio Architects has designed a refurbishment project which was converted from a home of seed drying installation to a private house near Poznan. The form seems interesting and has a perfect match with the existing structure, it has divided into 2 volumes which is defined by 2 contrast materials and colors. The entire building is […]

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House at Xavier Estate | Zubu Design Associates

House at Xavier Estate | Zubu Design Associates

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• March 25, 2010 • Comments (0)

Philippines-based Zubu Design Associates has designed this house at Xavier Estate which features continuous strip, linearity and randomness. + Project description courtesy of Zubu Design Associates House at Xavier Estate Design Model: continuous strip, linearity, randomness The house is located on a rectangular corner lot, with this opportunity of 2 exposed view from the street […]

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