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Historical Archive of the Basque Country by ACXT / Idom

Historical Archive of the Basque Country by ACXT / Idom

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• March 19, 2014 • Comments (1)

The building is located in María Díaz de Haro Street, close to the main avenue of the city of Bilbao, the Gran Via. The plot measures 20 metres between the party walls of the adjoining buildings by 70 metres deep, and forms part of one of the blocks of the Ensanche (widening of the city) […]

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Fushun Green Center High-Rise - 'New City Flower' \ UA Studio 7

Fushun Green Center High-Rise – ‘New City Flower’ \ UA Studio 7

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• March 18, 2014 • Comments (0)

Narrative This new high – rise is tall and strong, but it represents something rather delicate. In the initial concept, based on a cultural reference, we explored nine different concepts until arriving at a flower theme. The regional flower of Shenyang and Fushun city is the much cherished rose. The tower’s cylindrical body mass refers […]

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KAAN Architecten wins Bezuidenhoutseweg 30 PPP contract

KAAN Architecten wins Bezuidenhoutseweg 30 PPP contract

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• March 10, 2014 • Comments (0)

The Government Buildings Agency has selected the design of KAAN Architecten for the Facilicom Consortium PPS B30 as winner of the PPP contract for the Bezuidenhoutseweg 30 project in The Hague. This National Heritage Site, built for the Department of Agriculture, Nature Management and Fisheries in 1917 and subsequently occupied by the Ministry of Economic […]

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Ethiopian Insurance Corporation \ Söhne & Partner Architekten + BET architects

Ethiopian Insurance Corporation \ Söhne & Partner Architekten + BET architects

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• March 7, 2014 • Comments (0)

The competition entry with our local partners in Addis Ababa, BET architects, was rewarded with recognition. Conceptually speaking – with structural metaphoric relationship – the Insurance Company embracing life and property of its customers is depicted as embracing nature by placing the tower and the podium in a natural landscape. The greened zones surrounding the […]

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Competition winner: Dreamhouse by KAAN Architecten

Competition winner: Dreamhouse by KAAN Architecten

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• January 24, 2014 • Comments (0)

KAAN Architecten has won the Benelux Aluminium Award 2013 for Sustainable Renovation with the Dreamhouse. An independent jury composed by figures from the world of architecture, technology and media based in the Netherlands and in Belgium, among whom chairman prof. Jan Brouwer (architect, NL) and vice-chairman Thomas Dierickx (architect, BE) assigned the non-residential buildings category […]

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Goettsch Partners Selected 2013 AIA Chicago Firm of the Year

Goettsch Partners Selected 2013 AIA Chicago Firm of the Year

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• December 6, 2013 • Comments (0)

Architecture firm Goettsch Partners (GP) has been named the 2013 Firm of the Year, as conferred by the Chicago chapter of the American Institute of Architects (AIA Chicago). The award is the highest honor a firm can receive from the chapter. Established in 1991, the Firm of the Year Award recognizes a single firm’s outstanding […]

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The Twilt Tower \ Paolo Venturella

The Twilt Tower \ Paolo Venturella

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• December 6, 2013 • Comments (1)

Italian architect  Paolo Venturella has designed the Twilt Tower. + Statement by Paolo Venturella A building in a modern area in the outskirts of Rome, in the “E.U.R.” (Esposizione Universale Roma, in 1942), known as the “Eurosky tower” by Franco Purini, in our point of view is not realized according to the principles of “integration” […]

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New Certest Biotec Laboratories \ ACXT Arquitectos

New Certest Biotec Laboratories \ ACXT Arquitectos

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• November 13, 2013 • Comments (0)

The main activity of Certest Biotec involves research, development and manufacturing of diagnostic tests. Due to its rapid growth, the company decided to move its premises from the business incubator at the European Business and Innovation Centre (BIC) in Aragon to a free 8,000 m2 plot with a dominant position in the San Mateo de […]

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"Engineers' Syndicate" for architect’s organisation building in Syria \ Ark-Kassam Architects

“Engineers’ Syndicate” for architect’s organisation building in Syria \ Ark-Kassam Architects

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• November 9, 2013 • Comments (0)

Ark-Kassam Architects proposal project design “Engineers’ Syndicate” for the new architect’s organisation building in Lattakia/Syria. The design concept is based on different intersections between lines which have been stimulated from the movement of a human carrying a rock as an indication of the labour and toil being a builder, an architect.   These intersections are meeting […]

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Standard Invest - Mitsulift HQ \ Raed Abillama Architects

Standard Invest – Mitsulift HQ \ Raed Abillama Architects

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• October 26, 2013 • Comments (1)

Architectural program The space is functional and serves different purposes: the aim is to create a polyvalent layout to accommodate different market needs. The top floors are dedicated to the headquarters of Mitsulift (an elevator company), the ground floor for retail and a few office floors in between offer an open plan space that can […]

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