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Roof Garden \ Marpillero & Associati

Roof Garden \ Marpillero & Associati

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• June 23, 2012 • Comments (0)

The building occupies a strategic position, at the entry of Tirana (Albania), on the principal major route towards airport. A big terrace – garden, for the exclusive use of the residents, occupies the upper limit of the basement body while other two volumes composes the portal that defines the general conformation. The first penthouse houses […]

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Fireworks \ ARUP

Fireworks \ ARUP

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• June 23, 2012 • Comments (0)

Fireworks above the Amsterdam motorway Love in the City introduces Aphrodite of Amsterdam, a piece of art by Leonard van Munster in the public space. The declaration of love on the rooftop of a building will be visible for the next few years. Overlooking the city’s A10 ring road, the 10m high LED-installation simulates fireworks […]

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Albertina Passage \ Söhne & Partner Architects

Albertina Passage \ Söhne & Partner Architects

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• June 21, 2012 • Comments (1)

The main challenge at Albertina Passage was to recreate an abandoned pedestrian underpass at the very center of Vienna into a modern dinner club for up to 300 persons. Our target was to design a club that is suitable for an elegant dinner as well as for a big party night. Hence, the design includes […]

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UTS Alumni Green in Sydney \ ASPECT Studios

UTS Alumni Green in Sydney \ ASPECT Studios

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• June 21, 2012 • Comments (0)

Alumni Green, the most significant outdoor space on the UTS City Campus, will be transformed into a vibrant, tree-lined city space in the latest design to be unveiled under its City Campus Master Plan. The proposal by ASPECT Studios won the design competition recently held by the university. Inspired by some of the world’s great […]

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Tube Bench \ Peter Donders

Tube Bench \ Peter Donders

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• June 20, 2012 • Comments (0)

This latest bench design by Peter Donders is nothing less than spectacular. Like much of his work it is graceful and curvaceous. Like a sculpture it lures us in to examine it from all angles and each view presents a new and extraordinary aspect of the design. To create the bench a simple tube has […]

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PH New York \ INNOCAD Architektur

PH New York \ INNOCAD Architektur

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• June 19, 2012 • Comments (0)

Situated between the Meatpacking Districts at the borders of Highline Park the rooftop appartement was remodeled to meet the needs of its new inhabitants. Innocad Architecture changed it functionally and enhanced the design by mixing European design and New York lifestyle and thus creating a fresh atmophere. Materials and choice of colours represent both high […]

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Headquarter Microsoft Vienna \ INNOCAD Architektur

Headquarter Microsoft Vienna \ INNOCAD Architektur

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• June 17, 2012 • Comments (0)

ARGE KOOP/INNOCAD emerged as winners in the architecture competition for Microsoft’s new headquarters in Vienna, held on the basis of the WPA concept. Working in close collaboration with the Microsoft project team during the subsequent project realisation phase, the team of architects assumed responsibility for the overall design of the new Microsoft working environment as […]

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Linea Piu Boutique  \ Kois Associated Architects

Linea Piu Boutique \ Kois Associated Architects

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• June 17, 2012 • Comments (0)

The project is the creation of Linea Piu* Boutique in Mykonos island. Mykonos is part of the Cyclades islands complex renowned for its elegance and exuberant lifestyle. The cube-shaped buildings and whitewashed exterior facades, the meandering roads that twist through the main city of Chora, the beautiful churches and the windmills compose an imagery that […]

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Apartment in Turku \ Maurizio Giovannoni

Apartment in Turku \ Maurizio Giovannoni

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• June 17, 2012 • Comments (2)

Roman designer Maurizio Giovannoni recently has completed the interior design for an apartment unit in Turku, Finland. The apartment is a little penthouse (about 65 mq.) in Turku, Southern Finland. Before renovation, too many walls and doors blocked the spaces and the passage of light, and the most beautiful view of the historical sites of […]

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Invader apartment \ OneByNine studio

Invader apartment \ OneByNine studio

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• June 14, 2012 • Comments (0)

Hong Kong-based OneByNine studio recently has completed the interior design project in Hong Kong. In Hong Kong, where space is at a premium, the OnebyNine studio architects took on the challenging brief to help design a limited 32 square meter apartment. Lukasz Wawrzenczyk and Ewa Koter; architects originally from Poland but now working in Hong […]

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