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Himalesque \ ARCHIUM

Himalesque \ ARCHIUM

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• April 12, 2014 • Comments (0)

Himalesque in the plateau of Nepal and against its backdrop of unlimited nature, was another solution to the local climate conditions. The local traditional boundary markers are constructed from spaces with a thick outer skin, in order to solve the condition of a plateau in a lump. I paid attention to the deconstruction of the […]

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Headquarter building for the Science Park of the University of the Basque Country  \ ACXT-Idom

Headquarter building for the Science Park of the University of the Basque Country \ ACXT-Idom

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• April 6, 2014 • Comments (0)

The building, which is located in the Science Park of the University of the Basque Country, next to the university campus of Leioa, constitutes the main nexus between two worlds. It aims to be a meeting point between academia and industry. The ground floor accommodates the main reception, meeting rooms and multipurpose rooms that provide […]

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JA Curve Church \ ZIP Partners Architecture

JA Curve Church \ ZIP Partners Architecture

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• April 6, 2014 • Comments (0)

JA Curve Church is located in Jeju Island, which is one of the most beautiful islands in South Korea. The site is on the outskirts of Jeju Island and is surrounded by dense pine groves along with citrus groves. Natural beauty scenery and the convenient transportation of the location make the site a perfect place […]

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The Non Program Pavilion \ Jesus Torres Garcia Architects

The Non Program Pavilion \ Jesus Torres Garcia Architects

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• March 20, 2014 • Comments (0)

Located in the South of Spain, close to the Mediterranean Sea, this small pavilion is surrounded by a remarkable landscape. The construction is defined by the relation between the form in the landscape and the contact of the structure on the field. The structure developed itself as a flower, as a natural fact, subscribing to […]

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Ultra-Ruin \ Marco Casagrande

Ultra-Ruin \ Marco Casagrande

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• March 8, 2014 • Comments (0)

Ultra-Ruin is a wooden architectural organism that is growing from the ruins of an abandoned red brick farmhouse in the meeting place of terraced farms and jungle. The weak architecture follows the principles of Open Form and is improvised on the site based on instincts reacting on the presence of jungle, ruin and local knowledge. […]

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Building Meets Landscape - Parque Atlantico

Building Meets Landscape – Parque Atlantico

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• February 1, 2014 • Comments (0)

There has to be a fundamental value that separates true, decadent design from the usual (if exquisite) holiday retreat. All too often, luxurious villas and apartments muddy areas of natural beauty to satisfy ever-growing tourism needs – it is rare to come across property that makes a definite point of subtlety, to blend into its […]

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Rowing High Performance Centre \ Alvaro Andrade & MPT

Rowing High Performance Centre \ Alvaro Andrade & MPT

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• January 19, 2014 • Comments (1)

Joao Morgado shared with us his recent photography of the Rowing High Performance Centre. Designed by Alvaro Andrade, in coordination with MPT, the Rowing High Performance Centre in Pocinho is located in one of the most beautiful and idyllic valleys in the world – the Douro valley – one of the places of choice for […]

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Ny-Krohnborg school \ Arkitektgruppen Cubus AS & Rambøll Norge

Ny-Krohnborg school \ Arkitektgruppen Cubus AS & Rambøll Norge

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• January 16, 2014 • Comments (1)

Ny-Krohnborg – The rehabilitation of a run-down local school becomes a vehicle for neighbourhood regeneration The rehabilitated Ny- Krohnborg school and nursery is the beating heart in a renewed neighbourhood From site study to urban renewal process. In 2005 the architects in Arkitektgruppen CUBUS AS was asked to present a proposal for the conversion of […]

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The Hotel at the end of the Earth \ Architect Todd Saunders

The Hotel at the end of the Earth \ Architect Todd Saunders

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• January 11, 2014 • Comments (6)

The Fogo Island Inn is a five star hotel and art gallery designed by Saunders Architecture. The newly open Inn is situated on the rugged coast of Newfoundland, Canada. The 29 guest rooms all face the ocean and look onto the fishing grounds that originally attracted people to Fogo Island centuries ago. The restaurant at […]

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Blagnac 35 housings units \ Nicolas Laisné Architecte Urbaniste

Blagnac 35 housings units \ Nicolas Laisné Architecte Urbaniste

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• December 30, 2013 • Comments (0)

Designed by Nicolas Laisné Architecte Urbaniste, this building was put up at the edge of the town of Blagnac on a road which has been transformed since the tramway was built. The balconies present on all the facades shift along from one floor to the next, so that everyone can enjoy the sky on every […]

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