Category: Education

Los Gatos Library \ Noll & Tam architects

Los Gatos Library \ Noll & Tam architects

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• September 15, 2012 • Comments (0)

Nestled at the foot of a wooded hillside, the two-story, 30,250-square-foot Los Gatos Library provides a visual connection between the Town’s historic Pageant Park and the adjacent Civic Center. The design concept is based on the lantern, which in architectural terms suggests an open, light-filled structure. Daytime illumination optimizes the use of natural daylight, with […]

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"Habitat ITESM Leon" \ SHINE Architecture + TA Arquitectura

“Habitat ITESM Leon” \ SHINE Architecture + TA Arquitectura

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• September 4, 2012 • Comments (0)

SHINE Architcture recently has created “Habitat ITESM Leon”, this is an  art/design studio workshop for students within Tec de Monterrey’s, Campus in Leon, Mexico.   + Project statement This retrofit project intends to revitalize a underutilized space, into a 1180m2 art/design studio workshop for students within Tec de Monterrey’s, Campus in Leon, Mexico. The intervetion in the […]

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Day Nursery in Paris \ ECDM

Day Nursery in Paris \ ECDM

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• June 30, 2012 • Comments (0)

Paris-based architectural firm Emmanuel COMBAREL Dominique MARREC Architects (ECDM) has completed the Day Nursery in Paris, France. The project takes place into a heterogeneous district made of buildings of any sizes, of any styles, any periods. It’s an environment slightly old-fashioned, hybrid and disintegrated, typical of the heterogeneous architecture which characterizes the Parisian peri-urban zones. Modernity […]

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Virtual Engineering in the New Inventive Economy \ UNStudio

Virtual Engineering in the New Inventive Economy \ UNStudio

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• June 20, 2012 • Comments (0)

Ben van Berkel / UNStudio‘s Centre for Virtual Engineering (ZVE) realised and receives Gold certification from the German Sustainable Building Council (DGNB). The Centre for Virtual Engineering (ZVE) is a prime example of what I like to refer to as ‘attainabilty’. The building combines the affordable with the sustainable through a combination of its compact […]

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Senior High School Neulengbach \ SHIBUKAWA EDER Architects

Senior High School Neulengbach \ SHIBUKAWA EDER Architects

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• May 10, 2012 • Comments (3)

The main design theme of this school is the merging of the inside and outside space. The school offers various types of outdoor gardens and roof terraces for different activities. The six small courtyards on the ground floor are spatially and visually connected to the two large courtyards on the first floors. As a result […]

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Music Building for Northwestern University \ Goettsch Partners

Music Building for Northwestern University \ Goettsch Partners

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• April 12, 2012 • Comments (0)

GOETTSCH PARTNERS DESIGNS NEW MUSIC BUILDING FOR NORTHWESTERN UNIVERSITY Groundbreaking for new home of Bienen School of Music to be held in May Architecture firm Goettsch Partners (GP) has designed the signature building that will be the new home of Northwestern University’s Bienen School of Music and provide additional space for the School of Communication […]

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Childcare Centre Maria Enzersdorf \ MAGK illiz

Childcare Centre Maria Enzersdorf \ MAGK illiz

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• April 9, 2012 • Comments (0)

An influx and increasing birth rate in the community situated to the south of Vienna called for the creation of more, particularly state-of-the-art child care facilities. Therefore a competition tender submission for a new child care centre was issued in 2008. The existing 19th century ‘Gründerzeit’ school was to be extended by eight primary school […]

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Bundesoberstufenrealgymnasium and Neue Mittelschule Deutsch-Wagram \ Franz Architekten

Bundesoberstufenrealgymnasium and Neue Mittelschule Deutsch-Wagram \ Franz Architekten

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• April 9, 2012 • Comments (0)

one (school) for all Central and still removed from the heavy traffic of the federal highway one can find the most important public institutions of Deutsch-Wagram lined up along a footpath: city administration, kindergarten, primary and secondary schools. In order to enable school education up to university entrance qualification, the municipal council decided the erection […]

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Monterey Peninsula College Student Services Center \ HGA Architects & Engineers

Monterey Peninsula College Student Services Center \ HGA Architects & Engineers

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• March 31, 2012 • Comments (0)

Monterey Peninsula College Student Services Center Employing forward-thinking design solutions to meet today’s higher education facility budgets Flexibility and sustainability are more vital now than ever in architecture, particularly in higher education where every dollar counts. The HGA Architects and Engineers-designed Student Services Center at Monterey Peninsula College, which opened in Fall 2011, exemplifies these […]

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Branson School Student Commons \ Turnbull Griffin Haesloop Architects

Branson School Student Commons \ Turnbull Griffin Haesloop Architects

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• March 28, 2012 • Comments (0)

This is a new student commons at an independent high school in Marin, California. Designed by Turnbull Griffin Haesloop Architects, the Branson School Student Commons gives students a much-needed gathering space with an unusual degree of connection to the outdoors. Sited in a narrow glen between upper and lower campuses, the structure includes a dining […]

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