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The new canteen in Paderborn \ Matern Wäschle Architects

The new canteen in Paderborn \ Matern Wäschle Architects

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• September 4, 2013 • Comments (0)

The new canteen in Paderborn is part of a master plan development of the two largest schools in the central city of Paderborn – Pelizaeus and Reismann Secondary Schools. In multiple steps the location will be developed to a common campus for formation, education and sports. The schoolyards are melting with the public space, building […]

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House in Mosteiro \ Arquitectos Matos

House in Mosteiro \ Arquitectos Matos

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• September 2, 2013 • Comments (0)

Joao Morgado shared with us his recently photography of the house in Mosteiro.  The house is located on the outskirts of Santa Maria da Feira, surrounded by a diffuse and changing landscape. The concept of the project comes from the combined interpretation of the functional program of a single-family house with the specific premises of […]

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Vanke Art Center  XuHui District \ Studio 7 of Urban Architecture China

Vanke Art Center XuHui District \ Studio 7 of Urban Architecture China

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• September 1, 2013 • Comments (1)

Designed by Studio 7 of Urban Architecture China, the project is located in Xuhui District, Shanghai South Railway Station North, at the junction of 3 major traffic and subway axes and also in the immediate vicinity of a gas station. This led to some special constraints regarding the landscape treatment, circulations and access points. The […]

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New XIUYI Kindergarten Proposal \ Studio 7 of Urban Architecture China

New XIUYI Kindergarten Proposal \ Studio 7 of Urban Architecture China

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• September 1, 2013 • Comments (0)

Studio 7 of Urban Architecture China has designed the New XIUYI Kindergarten Proposal, the design attempts to challenge traditional kindergarten spatial organization, exploring the classrooms as playful boxes which connected by covered walkway. Village The design is strongly connected to the layout of the traditional village, spreading 30 classrooms into nine buildings and forming a […]

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Ratiopharm Arena \ Architektur Concept Pfaffhausen & Staudte GbR

Ratiopharm Arena \ Architektur Concept Pfaffhausen & Staudte GbR

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• August 31, 2013 • Comments (0)

The Ratiopharm Arena was designed and planned by Max Bögl Group together with the ARCHITEKTURCONCEPT Pfaffhausen and Staudte GbR architectural firm. The multi-purpose hall was opened up via a foyer on the ground floor with access to the surrounding area on the first floor. On the second floor, in addition to 270 business seats, there […]

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MORIMONDO 23 \ Giuseppe Tortato

MORIMONDO 23 \ Giuseppe Tortato

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• August 29, 2013 • Comments (1)

In the ex industrial area “Fluid-o-tech”, 10.000 square meters enclosed in a refined architectural casket host the new center of Milan fashion designed by architect Giuseppe Tortato. An ensemble of buildings, all different, but united by a common architectural expression and a careful choice of materials, develops around unpredictable courtyards and patios. The great commercial […]

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Dogsalon in Oita \ Naoko Horibe

Dogsalon in Oita \ Naoko Horibe

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• August 29, 2013 • Comments (1)

Located on a long, thin lot surrounded by rice fields, this combined residence and dog salon has a symbolic shape that turns the building itself into a sign for the business. The dog salon occupies the part of the building adjacent to the main road, with bathrooms and kitchen in the center so as to […]

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Hotel Panorama Kaltern \ noa*

Hotel Panorama Kaltern \ noa*

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• August 22, 2013 • Comments (0)

The “Hotel Panorama” in Caldaro (South Tyrol, Italy) by noa* has been nominated for the “2013 European hotel design award“. noa* take a new look at the traditional “Hotel Panorama Kaltern” The architects and designers collective around noa* has embarked on a journey in search of clues, finding creative contrasts and aiming to rewrite the […]

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Seepark Hotel Lindner in Klagenfurt \ Trecolore architect

Seepark Hotel Lindner in Klagenfurt \ Trecolore architect

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• August 19, 2013 • Comments (1)

The complex divides the highly frequented street from the new arranged natural park. It is partly embedded into the ground. On the parking side large windows allow the view into the functional areas (wellness, seminar, and therapy). The lanes for bikes and pedestrians are following the new erected territory and preserve the sight towards the […]

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University buildings Turin: membrane canopy for the roof planned by formTL engineers

University buildings Turin: membrane canopy for the roof planned by formTL engineers

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• August 19, 2013 • Comments (0)

The esteemed university of Turin has been gradually modernising its architecture. This has involved moving all the university faculties to a new campus which is to be completed with a building complex designed by the architects Foster + Partners, London. The buildings are aligned as a triangle with a circular open area. The large extent […]

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