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Festka Bicycles presents a unique kickstarter Project 200

Festka Bicycles presents a unique kickstarter Project 200

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• November 25, 2012 • Comments (0)

After two years of development, Festka Bicycles presents an ultimate carbon frame. Carbon couplings are used to connect tubes, which allows for tailor-made construction. The carbon tubes are a result of cooperation with CompoTech, a company which focuses on advanced solutions from sports to robotics. Using carefully-selected composition of high-strength fibres, the new tubes set […]

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New Approach Project \ Jorge Penadés Serrano

New Approach Project \ Jorge Penadés Serrano

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• November 25, 2012 • Comments (1)

New Approach: the celebration of geometry as an aesthetic act. The New Approach project was born as a challenge to develop stimulating items with an essentially geometrical system that can be redefined with every new piece. I understand space as a shifting entity. Lines merge to create planes, planes join and become volume, volume changes […]

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Vilamoura Public Bikes \ AND-RÉ

Vilamoura Public Bikes \ AND-RÉ

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• November 23, 2012 • Comments (0)

AND-RÉ, constantly concerned with the urban mobility, environmental sustainability and urban quality lifestyle issues, enthusiastically accepted the challenge of developing the design of the Public Bikes for the Portuguese city of Vilamoura. The office was responsible for the overall design of the VILAMOURA PUBLIC BIKES, a system of shared bicycles which opened earlier this month. […]

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Table +/- \ gOO arquitectos

Table +/- \ gOO arquitectos

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• November 19, 2012 • Comments (0)

gOO arquitectos recently has designed the Table +/-. Usually space is configured by furniture like couches, chairs and tables. For the concept of the table, gOO arquitectos were looking for one that could be adapted into different environments and different activities that could have many arrangements or positions in a room. The final result is a table […]

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Externally United – Internally Atwain Duplex House \ L3P Architekten

Externally United – Internally Atwain Duplex House \ L3P Architekten

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• November 19, 2012 • Comments (0)

L3P Architekten has completed the Externally United – Internally Atwain Duplex House (low-energy consumption building), 5408 Ennetbaden Aargau, Switzerland 2012. Despite the small block of land (637m2), a generous duplex house has been developed in an architecturally heterogeneous neighbourhood on the south face of Ennetbaden, which, in reference to organisation, takes an interesting and unconventional […]

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Ikon Connaught \ SPARK

Ikon Connaught \ SPARK

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• November 18, 2012 • Comments (0)

Ikon Connaught is located at the heart of Cheras where the metropolis of Kuala Lumpur begins to merge with the lush green hills of Kajang and Ampang. Ikon seeks to create a lifestyle destination on an intimate neighborhood scale with the level of quality, impact and vibrancy of a city centre destination. In addition to […]

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UCSF Mission Bay Medical Center Parking Structure \ WRNS Studio

UCSF Mission Bay Medical Center Parking Structure \ WRNS Studio

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• November 17, 2012 • Comments (0)

In San Francisco, WRNS Studio has recently completed a new 10-story parking structure for the UC San Francisco Mission Bay Medical Center. The UCSF Medical Center parking structure is a 10-story, 627-vehicle capacity garage located on the western edge of the new UCSF Mission Bay Medical Center site. Designed for hospital visitors, the parking structure […]

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BENGUELA 88 \ OODA

BENGUELA 88 \ OODA

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• November 17, 2012 • Comments (1)

In Benguela, the second large metropolis of Angola, on the scope of the new masterplan in development, OODA designed a 26 story high building for different types of housing units in just one piece. + Project facts BENGUELA 88 Benguela, Angola Team: Diogo Brito, Rodrigo Vilas-Boas, Francisco Lencastre, Duarte Fontes, Francisca Santos Type: Proposal Client: […]

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Bistro Bird Feeders \ J Schatz

Bistro Bird Feeders \ J Schatz

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• November 15, 2012 • Comments (0)

J Schatz introduces mordern tube bird feeder – Hang out with the birds at the Bistro Bird Feeder – a lunch spot for birds. Designed for those who want a modern, colorful, and gorgeous tube bird feeder that will attract birds and looks beautiful in the backyard, terrace or patio. Easy to use, durable, squirrel […]

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KKE Architects win AJ Retrofit Award for The Riverside

KKE Architects win AJ Retrofit Award for The Riverside

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• November 15, 2012 • Comments (0)

The Riverside, a higher educational building designed by KKE Architects for the University of Worcester, has won the Higher Education Building category of the AJ Retrofit Awards 2012. The awards, created by the Architects’ Journal (‘the voice of architecture in Britain’), recognise the vision of clients and the skill of architects in re-purposing existing buildings […]

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