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JigSAW \ Brooks + Scarpa architects

JigSAW \ Brooks + Scarpa architects

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• March 1, 2012 • Comments (1)

The film editing profession requires small, dark environments free from distraction and light reflection—in essence, hermetically sealed boxes. Yet at the same time, a film editing company, if it is to be competitive, must exist in a stimulating, socially interactive workspace, alive to workers and clients alike—a place where people will want to be. It […]

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T Residence \ EASTERN design office

T Residence \ EASTERN design office

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• March 1, 2012 • Comments (1)

Japanese architectural firm EASTERN design office recently has completed the T Residence. + Project statement by EASTERN design office 1. A ghost and a samurai residence “I’m scared, scared. This house is haunted by a ghost.” This is what my kids said when they saw the house before remodeling. I am their mom. I am […]

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Farm at the Wamberg \ HILBERINKBOSCH architects

Farm at the Wamberg \ HILBERINKBOSCH architects

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• February 28, 2012 • Comments (0)

A redundant farm building in Berlicum has been transformed into a large family home and an architectural office. The farm, a typical ‘langgevel’ farm where all the entrances and orientation are on the longest façade of the farm, belongs to the estate ‘De Wamberg’ and was built in 1893. In this farm the house and […]

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Vacation House \ LMARCHITECTS

Vacation House \ LMARCHITECTS

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• February 25, 2012 • Comments (0)

The private residence is situated in the outskirts of Monemvasia, Greece, in a high pitch ground with panoramic view to the sea. The functional units of the residence are distributed along a synthetically emphasized axis of movement creating two alternative open spaces allowing a maximum exploitation of the panoramic view and continuity between indoor and […]

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Catalyst Parking Garage \ inbo

Catalyst Parking Garage \ inbo

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• February 25, 2012 • Comments (0)

The recently built Catalyst parking garage, designed by Inbo,  is trending within an ambitious international development at Science Park TU/e. The continuous façade of framed stretched metal elements enables natural ventilation of the garage. Influenced by the ever changing daylight, the representation of the semi-transparent skin provides the building with a welcome dynamic expression. Leading […]

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Finn House \ WoodWoodWard Architecture

Finn House \ WoodWoodWard Architecture

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• February 24, 2012 • Comments (0)

Nestled in amongst the banksia trees and coastal scrub on the Silverleaves foreshore is a pair of glistening red fins – a bold response to the client’s brief for a “grand gesture on limited means.” Reminiscent of a Richard Serra sculpture, the two striking red glazed-brick blade walls slice through the site, organising program into […]

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3XN wins architecture competition for university building in Uppsala, Sweden

3XN wins architecture competition for university building in Uppsala, Sweden

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• February 24, 2012 • Comments (1)

The new university building unites the past and the future by extending the lines from the historical surroundings into an innovative structure pointing towards future study and work life Uppsala University has more than 500 years’ of history and thus is one of Sweden’s most established institutions, complete with traditions and an esteemed regard. At […]

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Museum Santiago Ydanez \ Matteo Cainer Architects

Museum Santiago Ydanez \ Matteo Cainer Architects

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• February 23, 2012 • Comments (0)

The fractured tectonic of the Santiago Ydañez Museum, in the town of Puente de Génave expresses the relationship between the work of the artists, the site and the building program. Conceptually a jazz improvisation, the intersection of the integrated and sculpted grids is conceived as a musical rhythm where the new museum becomes a reactive […]

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House in a Hungarian Town \ Bauer Polla & ZOA architects

House in a Hungarian Town \ Bauer Polla & ZOA architects

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• February 22, 2012 • Comments (0)

The house was built in the recently parcelled suburb area of a provincial town, intersected by vineyards. Designed by Polla Bauer and András Ónodi, this building with its sharp contour and discrete elegance at the same time stands out immediately from the neighbourhood. Intercepted into the slope the house constitutes a two-storey elevation towards the […]

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AALBORG Waterfront \ C. F. Møller Architects

AALBORG Waterfront \ C. F. Møller Architects

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• February 19, 2012 • Comments (0)

AALBORG WATERFRONT – LINKING PORT & CITY The master plan for Aalborg Waterfront links the city’s medieval centre with the adjacent fjord, which has previously been difficult for citizens to access due to the industrial harbour and the associated heavy traffic. By tying in with the openings in the urban fabric, a new relationship between […]

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