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VC1 | Tisselli studio architetti

VC1 | Tisselli studio architetti

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• January 26, 2011 • Comments (0)

VC1 is the latest completed residential project by Italian architectural practice Tisselli studio architetti. It is designed to accommodate 1 level of basement car park, 8 apartments in first 2 floors and a garret apartment. Beyond a mere functional description of the intervention, action focus is still the wish to reinstate the architectural quality to […]

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Bicycle Transit Center | KGP Design Studio

Bicycle Transit Center | KGP Design Studio

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• January 24, 2011 • Comments (2)

Washington-based architectural firm KGP Design Studio recently has completed the Bicycle Transit Center (BTC) at Union Station, Washinton DC. It is designed to store 150 bicycles as well as a locker/shower and a repair rental store. While “differentiating” itself from Union Station itself, the Center does merge with its surroundings adapting the vocabulary of the bronze […]

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Inside-out Art Center | Atelier 11

Inside-out Art Center | Atelier 11

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• January 23, 2011 • Comments (1)

In Beijing, China-based architectural studio Atelier 11 has successfully converted the 30 years old factory building into the contemporary Inside-out Art Center. A simplistic aesthetic was adopted for the interiors of the Art Center with the intention to keep some characteristics of the previous industrial building, as a reflection to the history of the site. […]

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The Ring Stadium | OFIS Arhitekti + Multiplan Arhitekti

The Ring Stadium | OFIS Arhitekti + Multiplan Arhitekti

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• January 23, 2011 • Comments (1)

OFIS Arhitekti, in collaboration with Multiplan Arhitekti has designed the extension of the football stadium in Maribor, Slovenia. + Project description by OFIS Arhitekti The plot that was used as a multi-functional sport field and is located in the centre of the city. In the sixties a small tribune was built along one side of […]

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Backbone Village Houses | OFIS Arhitekti

Backbone Village Houses | OFIS Arhitekti

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• January 23, 2011 • Comments (0)

Slovenian architectural practice OFIS Arhitekti designed the contemporary yet affordable 3 bedroom housing development with private garden located in Podpec, Slovenia. The main proposal was a condensation of village cores with branching – a traditional and historical rural layout of condensed longitudinal buildings along a road with kept green area around it. OFIS Arhitekti + […]

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Renovation / extension, conversion of the former restaurant Metzger Hall | L3P Architekten

Renovation / extension, conversion of the former restaurant Metzger Hall | L3P Architekten

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• January 22, 2011 • Comments (1)

Switzerland-based architectural firm L3P Architekten recently has completed the renovation / extension, conversion of the former restaurant Metzger Hall, Dielsdorf apartment house with 3 newly constructed apartments, 5 renovated apartments, and 1 commercial area. From an architectural view the extension, with its form and materials, should be truly distinguishable from the main building. Through this, […]

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Offices and Showroom of Cupa Pierres | Diaz and Diaz Architects

Offices and Showroom of Cupa Pierres | Diaz and Diaz Architects

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• January 20, 2011 • Comments (0)

Diaz and Diaz Architects have designed  the Offices and Showroom for Cupa Pierres where to locate in Le Mans, Marseilles, Tours, Paris, Pau, Limoges, Muzillac, and Champagné. CUPA Group company in France is implanted with a series of office-showrooms to give unity to the project business. This building type is designed with a contemporary esthetic […]

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S-Trenue: Bundle Matrix | Mass Studies

S-Trenue: Bundle Matrix | Mass Studies

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• January 18, 2011 • Comments (0)

In Seoul, Korea, S-Trenue: Bundle Matrix was developed from the L-shaped podium tower by Mass Studies. Externally the tower is expressed by three slim vertical forms, composed of the central core, and two sides of unit towers, it continues extended to the podium and forms an “L” that as one element. With the core tower […]

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Open Pavilion - Public Living Room | Mass Studies

Open Pavilion – Public Living Room | Mass Studies

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• January 18, 2011 • Comments (0)

Korean architectural firm Mass Studies has created the Open Pavilion – Public Living Room in Hakwoon Park along with LOT/EK’s Open School and Raumlabor’s Open House as part of the 2010 Anyang Public Art Project. It was inspired by Korean traditional pavilion “jung-ja“. The structure performs as a ‘Public Living Room,’ encouraging intimate social interactions. […]

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Building of Control CCS of the Outer Harbour of Ferrol | Diaz and Diaz Architects

Building of Control CCS of the Outer Harbour of Ferrol | Diaz and Diaz Architects

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• January 13, 2011 • Comments (1)

Spanish architectural studio Diaz and Diaz Architects, in collaboration with Antonio Desmonts Sierra have completed the Building of Control CCS of the Outer Harbour of Ferrol for Port Authority of Ferrol-San Ciprián. As the prow of a ship ready to weigh anchor and set sail, on the hammer of the main dock of the Outer […]

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