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Astarte Suites Hotel \ Aygoustis Krousis

Astarte Suites Hotel \ Aygoustis Krousis

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• November 26, 2011 • Comments (1)

Astarte Suites Design Hotel is suggested place to stay in Financial Times (2007), NY Times(2010) and Conde Nast Traveler(2009), while on 2007 became member of Boutique Hotels & Resorts International, and won 3rd place as “Greece Leading Boutique Hotel” 2011 World Travel Awards. Astarte Suites is a spectacular 9-room complex designed by Aygoustis Krousis and […]

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Live Work Home by Cook+Fox Architects Achieves LEED Platinum Certification

Live Work Home by Cook+Fox Architects Achieves LEED Platinum Certification

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• November 23, 2011 • Comments (0)

Live Work Home Achieves LEED Platinum Certification NEW YORK, NEW YORK – November 21, 2011 – Live Work Home, a winning design proposal from Cook+Fox Architects in the From the Ground Up Competition in Syracuse, New York, has been awarded LEED-NC (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design for New Construction) Platinum certification, the highest possible […]

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"Gola" Table \ Gianluca Sgalippa

“Gola” Table \ Gianluca Sgalippa

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• November 21, 2011 • Comments (1)

The launch of the collection of furniture under the brand name Enzyma (www.enzyma.it) includes, from the outset, a number of models belonging to various types: cabinets, tables, sideboards, carpets and libraries. However, the “Gola” table, designed by Gianluca Sgalippa, is chosen as the most representative model of that new design world. “Gola” is formed by […]

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ORL Clinic \ Mal-Vi Architects

ORL Clinic \ Mal-Vi Architects

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• November 21, 2011 • Comments (1)

Given the fact that the client was a newly arrived surgeon in Thessaloniki (Greece), we were handed the task of creating a memorable office space, providing an experience as distant as possible from the usual image one associates with a visit to a doctor’s studio. In order to separate the medic’s office and exam room […]

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Wandering in Knowledge Installation \ Manuel Dreesmann

Wandering in Knowledge Installation \ Manuel Dreesmann

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• November 21, 2011 • Comments (0)

The installation “Wandern im Wissen” (Wandering in Knowledge) represents current inquiries and transports the information of different scientific fields visually to the stairway between the four floors of the The State- and University library Bremen.   The State- and Universitylibrary Bremen (SuUB) invited the University of the Arts Bremen to contribute to the 350th year […]

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Fluidity \ GGlab + Paulo Flores

Fluidity \ GGlab + Paulo Flores

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• November 20, 2011 • Comments (1)

Fluidity is a public space that interprets the many possibilities that are offered to the most innovative and creative architects for sustainable design of modern cities. Today’s global society requires a greater continuity between public and private, indoor and outdoor spaces, from which new synergies arise, and lead to more dynamic urban spaces with a […]

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Bloomsbury's in Abu Dhabi \ Carbon

Bloomsbury’s in Abu Dhabi \ Carbon

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• November 20, 2011 • Comments (1)

London based creative + boutique studio, carbon, have recently completed their award winning project in Abu Dhabi for Bloomsbury’s. A free standing cupcake kiosk in Al Wahda Mall, the designers took on the language of theatre to create a stage of baking, a performance of icing, and the customers creating the drama. The architeture and […]

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Luxury Loft Apartment Renovation \ Guillaume Gentet

Luxury Loft Apartment Renovation \ Guillaume Gentet

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• November 19, 2011 • Comments (1)

Guillaume Gentet was given the task of converting a 1 bedroom, 2 bathroom luxury loft apartment into a 3 bedroom, 3 bathroom unit. The total area was also increased by 500SF from 2,673 to 3,073 through the extension of the upper mezzanine. + Project Highlights One bedroom, two bathroom loft apartment converted into a three […]

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Gate Five D \ mode:lina architekci

Gate Five D \ mode:lina architekci

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• November 17, 2011 • Comments (0)

Architects of mode:lina were invited by CK Zamek and Inner Art association to create an intervention in one of the backyards located by Saint Martin’s street in Poznan annual celebration of street’s patron saint. Architects responded with an intriguing pavilion called “Gate Five D”: We chose the nicest and the cleanest backyard, which despite of […]

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BAN Stools \ Esrawe Studio

BAN Stools \ Esrawe Studio

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• November 16, 2011 • Comments (0)

Esrawe Studio has recently created the BAN Stools. These stools evoke those used by the African cultures, as well as in America during pre-Hispanic times. They were symbols for status, tradition, religion and identity. They are developed from select, certified, solid walnut, tzalam, and beech wood, produced through a complex process of cutting, assembling and […]

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