Category: Architecture

Loft Tower in Lima \ X.T.e arquitectura + diseno

Loft Tower in Lima \ X.T.e arquitectura + diseno

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• September 26, 2011 • Comments (0)

Designing in Lima, a city of marked eclecticism is more a provocation than a challenge. The vibrant movement of forms, heights, colors, reflections, textures and all kinds of elements competing for the leading role is a particularly interesting framework for our proposal for an exclusive, loft apartment building. IMAGE The building has been thought as […]

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Restoration and re-use of the Church-Fortress of San Pietro in Lingueglietta \ LDA Studio

Restoration and re-use of the Church-Fortress of San Pietro in Lingueglietta \ LDA Studio

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• September 25, 2011 • Comments (1)

The aim of the project was to recover the function of this cultural asset through a reinterpretation of the dual identity which is its distinctive characteristic: a church and a fort. Standing as the basis of the planning process, this dual identity is explained to visitors by means of an illustrative itinerary going as far […]

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Observation Tower for 'De Onlanden'  \ UNStudio

Observation Tower for ‘De Onlanden’ \ UNStudio

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• September 25, 2011 • Comments (0)

UNStudio‘s design for an Observation Tower for ‘De Onlanden’ presented to Natuurmonumenten. The strength of Ultra High Performance Concrete is conceptually expressed in the cantilever of the structure, which combines UHPC with steel to enable a substantial protraction in the form of the viewing tower. Ben van Berkel On September 22nd the design for an […]

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Skipark 360° \ C. F. Møller Architects

Skipark 360° \ C. F. Møller Architects

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• September 25, 2011 • Comments (0)

The Swedish branch of C. F. Møller Architects, Berg Arkitektkontor, has designed Sweden’s new, spectacular skiing attraction, Skipark 360°, the world’s most complete indoor ski park with e.g. a 700 m long downhill slope and a drop of 160 m, making it the only indoor ski slope in the world to meet the requirements for […]

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 ECO-CUBE | LØRENVEIEN 68 \ A-Lab

ECO-CUBE | LØRENVEIEN 68 \ A-Lab

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• September 25, 2011 • Comments (0)

A-Lab is working on a design proposal for an eco-cube for the UNION group. The cube will be a pilot project for A-lab‘s eco-BIM technology. The Økern area faces significant changes in the near future and is being developed as a new destination in Oslo. The new Økern center brings shopping, culture and housing to […]

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Sport Hall Annex Landheim Bruttisellen \ L3P Architekten

Sport Hall Annex Landheim Bruttisellen \ L3P Architekten

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• September 23, 2011 • Comments (0)

L3P Architekten has completed the Sport Hall Annex Landheim Bruttisellen. Thirty-two socially challenged youths live in the occupational training home in Brüttisellen where they also must spend their leisure time. The range of leisure time activities has been increased through the development of the 5/10/5 metre sport hall annex and the two adjoining fitness studios. […]

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Adidas Laces \ kadawittfeldarchitektur

Adidas Laces \ kadawittfeldarchitektur

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• September 22, 2011 • Comments (0)

In Herzogenaurach, Germany, kadawittfeldarchitektur has recently completed the adidas Laces. The Research and development building offers a new working environment at the corporation’s headquarters in Herzogenaurach to round about 1,700 adidas designers, developers, scientists and marketing strategists. The new ‘Laces’ as its largest building completes the current masterplan of the adidas-campus ‘World of Sports’. adidas […]

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Ponce House \ Coutino & Ponce Architects

Ponce House \ Coutino & Ponce Architects

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• September 22, 2011 • Comments (1)

Ponce House is located in a plot of approximately 7.41 acres and it is part of a group of buildings that make up “Quinta Mamá Ali,” which will include four houses, pool area with “palapa”, a small chapel, a playground and a ballroom. It is located on the outskirts of the city of Villahermosa in […]

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The Taal Monument in Paarl \ Photography by Katarina Balgavy

The Taal Monument in Paarl \ Photography by Katarina Balgavy

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• September 21, 2011 • Comments (0)

Katarina Balgavy shared her photography of the Taal Monument in Paarl. Designed by the architect Jan van Wijk, the Taal Monument is located on a hill overlooking Paarl in the Western Cape Province and is one of the most famous Afrikaans monuments erected in South Africa and dedicated to the Afrikaans language. Afrikaans is the […]

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"Freispiel" - Kindergarten V Guntramsdorf \ g.o.y.a. architects

“Freispiel” – Kindergarten V Guntramsdorf \ g.o.y.a. architects

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• September 20, 2011 • Comments (0)

g.o.y.a. architects just finished a Kindergarten in Lower Austria, “Freispiel” – Kindergarten V Guntramsdorf. The kindergarten is located in a grove of striking chestnut trees. Its rustic design celebrates a sense of open space and connection with its lovely environment. To meet the various needs of the children, the building is organised as a series […]

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