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House F \ Ido,Kenji

House F \ Ido,Kenji

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• December 12, 2013 • Comments (0)

Japanese architect Ido,Kenji has recently completed the House F. It is a wooden three story house that is built on urban narrow site. It aimed at a quiet, soft space with the wood and the wall of painting. The space with a brightness and openness was secured, and the space and the pitch with the […]

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PTW and LAVA combine nature and technology

PTW and LAVA combine nature and technology

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• December 12, 2013 • Comments (0)

PTW and LAVA have combined nature and technology in an organically-shaped display suite marketing the Sydney Greenland Centre on Sydney’s old Water Board site. The lobby of the 1960s Water Board building has been transformed with freeform furniture and curvy walls and ceilings to take the visitor through a journey of the new building. The […]

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New book by 3xn Architects

New book by 3xn Architects

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• December 9, 2013 • Comments (0)

3xn Architects shared with us their new monograph. The book covers 32 projects through photos, critical essays, case studies and interviews. + Information Title: 3XN Architects Publisher: Archilife Year of publication: 2013 ISBN: 978-89-964508-4-9 Price: 83.40 EUR 336 p, ills colour & bw, 25 x 29 cm, hb, English + Click below to buy it […]

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Heated conservatory at the Botanical Gardens \ formTL and C. F. Møller Architekten

Heated conservatory at the Botanical Gardens \ formTL and C. F. Møller Architekten

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• December 9, 2013 • Comments (1)

Designed by formTL and C. F. Møller Architekten, the new tropical conservatory at the Botanical Gardens in Aarhus is like a drop of dew in its green surroundings. Its transparent dome set on an oval base extends the existing greenhouse built in 1969. A special feature of this structure is that is allows for the […]

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The Twilt Tower \ Paolo Venturella

The Twilt Tower \ Paolo Venturella

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• December 6, 2013 • Comments (1)

Italian architect  Paolo Venturella has designed the Twilt Tower. + Statement by Paolo Venturella A building in a modern area in the outskirts of Rome, in the “E.U.R.” (Esposizione Universale Roma, in 1942), known as the “Eurosky tower” by Franco Purini, in our point of view is not realized according to the principles of “integration” […]

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AA Rome Visiting School - January 2014

AA Rome Visiting School – January 2014

• December 5, 2013 • Comments (0)

Michelangelo Buonarroti said ’I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free’. Through the use of material he could represent at least three immaterial substances: his subconscious, the negative mass surrounding the sculpture and a parallel world where material is forbidden. Has architects’ engagement with virtual space meant a vanishing […]

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Vaulted Cork Pavillion \ Pedro de Azambuja Varela, Maria João de Oliveira & Emmanuel Novo

Vaulted Cork Pavillion \ Pedro de Azambuja Varela, Maria João de Oliveira & Emmanuel Novo

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• December 4, 2013 • Comments (1)

The Vaulted Cork Pavillion was built for Amorim Isolamentos Lda., to demonstrate its cork building materials at Concreta 2013, a biennial building fair held at Exponor, Porto. This architecture and research project was developed by Pedro de Azambuja Varela, Maria João de Oliveira and Emmanuel Novo, who were sponsored by Amorim Isolamentos Lda. while studying […]

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Library and Entities Hotel \ Santamaria Arquitectes

Library and Entities Hotel \ Santamaria Arquitectes

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• December 3, 2013 • Comments (0)

The 3.773 m² plot, is depressed in relation to the streets that configure it. The remaining part of the block is occupied by the Auditorium-Theatre and School of Music, located in a two storey building built in 2003. The Cultural Center extension is concentrated in a 3 storey compact volume and it contains a public […]

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F.3 Fellbach Aquatic Centre \ 4a Architekten GmbH

F.3 Fellbach Aquatic Centre \ 4a Architekten GmbH

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• November 29, 2013 • Comments (1)

A place for the whole family to come and bathe – the new F.3 family and recreational aquatic centre in Fellbach has something to offer everyone. The combined baths were opened on 15th September 2013. 4a Architekten have transferred the three separate areas – the sports area with indoor pool and open-air pool, the adventure pool […]

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ZAC Port Marianne Montpellier \ ecdm

ZAC Port Marianne Montpellier \ ecdm

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• November 27, 2013 • Comments (0)

ecdm architects recently has completed the dwelling project in Montpellier, France.   + Project facts Program: 40 units housing project Client : Nexity Architect : ECDM Photographer : Benoit Fougeirol Location: ZAC Port Marianne Les Jardins de la Lironde lot J2A, Montpellier (34) Area: 2997 m2 Completed: 2013 + All images and drawings courtesy ECDM, […]

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