Long and far goes the golden time of the Oporto’s industrial era during the so called 1st Modernity and with it the deurbanization of some parts of the city. It’s legacy has invariably been the malfunction or inadaptation of the big industrial buildings and so they are left to its own tragic fate… This shrinking […]
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At BASELWORLD 2013 in Switzerland known as an international trade show of watch and jewellery, the new stand of SWAROVSKI designed by Tokujin Yoshioka was presented. ‘Wings of Sparkle’ SWAROVSKI stand is an immense circular stand that covers more than 2,000 m2 over two levels, taken up its residence within the fair’s new hall. The […]
Sobrado + Ugalde ARCHITECTS has designed PASEO in Mexico City. The project was finished in January 2013. The project has 730 M2 of construction and 1200 M2 of land, this was a massive renovation that changes the slope of the house completely and create more space in the private areas. Sobrado + Ugalde ARCHITECTS maintain the fire place […]
VILNIUS ARCHITECTURE STUDIO has designed Shopping center “SOSEDI” in Mogilev. + Project facts Name: Shopping center “SOSEDI”, Mogilev Country: Belarus Size: 1000 – 10000 m2 Type: Commercial State: Projects Project manager: Arturas Asauskas Authors: Aurimas Syrusas + All images & drawings courtesy VILNIUS ARCHITECTURE STUDIO
Established in 2005, the Ipera Group quickly became one of the most prestigious Turkish property development companies. They specialize in building some of the most exclusive and design-forward properties in Galata, the urban center of Istanbul. Ipera has greatly contributed to the emergence of the area as a hip new urban center. After successfully completing […]
In 2008, California Institute of Technology created the Ronald and Maxine Linde Center for Global Environmental Science to study global climate change. The Linde Center needed a facility that could bring together faculty from chemistry, engineering, geology, environmental science, and other fields. To house the Linde Center, the institute chose to rehabilitate the Henry M.Robinson […]
For more than two decades, a high-crime light-rail stop at a toxic empty lot; now, a sustainable affordable housing development and new gateway to downtown. This new affordable rental building remediates a toxic site, bolsters important local electrical and storm-water infrastructure, and brings compact transit oriented homes to a neglected area. The project provides 63 […]
Joao Morgado shared with us one of his architectural photography. Designed by Topiaris, Landscape Architecture + Gonçalo Salazar de Sousa, Architects, the landscape project is located in Comporta, Portugal. The key concept is to regenerate the terrain – severely damaged by the construction works of the house, following a specific design – inspired on the natural […]
Söhne & Partner Architekten in collobration with BET architects from Ethiopia to design the United Bank Building in Addis Ababa.