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La Valentina Station \ David Baker + Partners

La Valentina Station \ David Baker + Partners

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• March 22, 2013 • Comments (0)

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 […]

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Garden in Comporta \ Topiaris + Gonçalo Salazar de Sousa

Garden in Comporta \ Topiaris + Gonçalo Salazar de Sousa

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• March 22, 2013 • Comments (0)

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 […]

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United Bank \ Söhne & Partner Architekten + BET architects

United Bank \ Söhne & Partner Architekten + BET architects

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• March 19, 2013 • Comments (0)

Söhne & Partner Architekten in collobration with BET architects from Ethiopia to design the United Bank Building in Addis Ababa.

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College Track \ Turnbull Griffin Haesloop Architects

College Track \ Turnbull Griffin Haesloop Architects

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• March 16, 2013 • Comments (0)

Turnbull Griffin Haesloop Architects recently completed Bayview Center for the nonprofit College Track. Founded in 1997, College Track is a nonprofit organization that aims to empower students from under-resourced communities to obtain a college degree. Over the course of eight years, from the summer before high school through college graduation, College Track engages these students […]

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OKRA wins international competition for regeneration of Athens’ City Centre

OKRA wins international competition for regeneration of Athens’ City Centre

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• March 11, 2013 • Comments (2)

It was announced at the Onassis Cultural Centre in Athens that the OKRA team of OKRA in collaboration with Mixst urbanism and Wageningen University, has won the prestigious competition ReThink Athens, towards a new city centre. The team is supported by the Greek Architects of Studio 75 and Werner Sobek Green Technologies. In presence of […]

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Thermal baths in Bad Ems \ 4a Architekten GmbH

Thermal baths in Bad Ems \ 4a Architekten GmbH

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• March 10, 2013 • Comments (1)

4a Architekten extend their bathing repertoire: The Bad Ems Thermal Baths proves itself with its distinct character and high standards of comfort. Since December 2012, the spa town of Bad Ems now has another new attraction: The new Bad Ems Thermal Baths designed by 4a Architekten is an architectural highlight that tempts visitors to the […]

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Adobe Utah Campus \ WRNS Studio

Adobe Utah Campus \ WRNS Studio

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• March 9, 2013 • Comments (0)

WRNS Studio has completed The Adobe Utah Campus in Lehi City, Utah. As a global leader in digital media and digital marketing, Adobe has attracted some of the nation’s top talent, people that are inspired, that want to be a part of something truly important and exiting. Employees expect to find more than just a job at […]

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HOUSE AM OBEREN BERG \ Alexander Brenner Architekten

HOUSE AM OBEREN BERG \ Alexander Brenner Architekten

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• March 9, 2013 • Comments (0)

Alexander Brenner Architekten has completed a house named HOUSE AM OBEREN BERG in Stuttgart, Germany. When approaching the building via the access road an in-depth layered picture is discernible. The northeast side of the house is an addition/a combination of white cubes. Each of them is recognizable as an individual structure when viewed from close up, […]

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THE: SQUARE³ \ LAVA

THE: SQUARE³ \ LAVA

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• March 3, 2013 • Comments (0)

How do you want to live in the future? Three towers of gold, silver, and bronze and three diagonally shaped city blocks make up THE: SQUARE³, a new mixed use development inspired by sport that revitalises a unique urban quarter in Berlin. The project is just nine minutes from Alexanderplatz, the very heart of Berlin, […]

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ANIMA Cultural Center in Grottammare \ Bernard Tschumi Architects

ANIMA Cultural Center in Grottammare \ Bernard Tschumi Architects

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• March 2, 2013 • Comments (0)

A CULTURAL, SOCIAL, AND ARCHITECTURAL GENERATOR OF EVENTS, ANIMA IS THE NEW PROJECT BY BERNARD TSCHUMI IN ITALY. ANIMA is the first project by architect Bernard Tschumi in Italy. Commissioned by the Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio di Ascoli Piceno and by the Municipality of Grottammare, it is meant to generate stronger ties between the people […]

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