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Maaskade Cuijk | Buro Lubbers

Maaskade Cuijk | Buro Lubbers

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• May 3, 2011 • Comments (0)

Maaskade Cuijk is a spectacular meeting place near the river Meuse in Cuijk designed by Dutch landscape architect firm Buro Lubbers. The design concept of the river bank is inspired on the scale and atmosphere of the river. The sturdy wall of steel has become the link between village and river, not by separating the […]

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Casas del Sol | Saenz de Santamaria Designs

Casas del Sol | Saenz de Santamaria Designs

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• May 1, 2011 • Comments (0)

Australian designer Christina Saenz de Santamaria has completed the 5 executive tropical villas of Casas del Sol in Koh Tao, Thailand. The 5 villas are, Villa of a Million Stars Villa of Green Palms Villa of the Blue Sea Villa of the Full Moon Villa of the Rising Sun The primary goal of Casas del […]

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N House | TOFU

N House | TOFU

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• April 29, 2011 • Comments (0)

Japanese architect TOFU has created the N House located in villa subdivision areas in Otsu, Shiga, Japan. There are rich natural environments with Lake Biwa in the southeast and Mount Hira in the northwest, so in the first stage, TOFU have decided to use cedar panels as exterior materials. The exterior wall is colored with […]

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Y House | TOFU

Y House | TOFU

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• April 29, 2011 • Comments (0)

Y House is a small house designed by Japanese architect TOFU in Obama, Fukui, Japan. There is a vacant lot around the site. So, by creating a large window on the second floor, it is possible to see paddy fields, mountains, sky and feel to spread over a floor area. This plan has high ceilings […]

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House A | Takeshi Hamada

House A | Takeshi Hamada

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• April 26, 2011 • Comments (0)

Japanese architect Takeshi Hamada recently has completed the Narrow House in downtown, Abeno-ward, Osaka, JAPAN. Background, Atmosphere The location is Abeno-ward Osaka, JAPAN. Though it is a superb location just 10 minutes from Tennoji Station, it is in the downtown streets filled with traditional emotion, there are traditional  tenement houses, old houses and shops, just […]

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CCPP - Space, light, sound and drugs | Cochenko & Quatorze

CCPP – Space, light, sound and drugs | Cochenko & Quatorze

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• April 26, 2011 • Comments (1)

CCPP – Chantier créatif de prévention partagée -Space, light, sound and drugs CCPP is a design collaboration between the Collectifs Cochenko and Quatorze. It was carried out by Butong together with the two collectives. The installation will travel to schools and institutions in a drug awareness campaign commissioned by the French Ministry of Culture and […]

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Stacked House | Architecture Paradigm

Stacked House | Architecture Paradigm

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• April 26, 2011 • Comments (1)

Indian architectural practice Architecture Paradigm has completed the renovation for a house in Bangalore, India. The project is about exploring this notion of joint family culture in the changing urban scenario. The site is a 400sqm with a steep drop of 2.5 meters from northeast to the southwest. It is flanked by roads on the […]

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The new park at Former Water Police Site | ASPECT Studios

The new park at Former Water Police Site | ASPECT Studios

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• April 25, 2011 • Comments (0)

The brief for the Former Water Police Site was to develop a new public park for a 1.8 hectare parcel of post industrial land on the Pyrmont peninsula. The prime location of the site on Sydney’s waterfront offered the unique opportunity for the creation of memorable public parkland for both local users and the wider […]

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House in Perbes |  Díaz y Díaz Arquitectos

House in Perbes | Díaz y Díaz Arquitectos

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• April 22, 2011 • Comments (0)

Díaz y Díaz Arquitectos has designed a family house in Perbes-Miño. The dwelling is located in the highest zone of the plot, to take maximum advantage of the excellent views and to set back, as far as possible, respect to the street. The entrance porch is in the left side of the front of the […]

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The Education Executive Agency and Tax Offices | UNStudio/ Ben van Berkel

The Education Executive Agency and Tax Offices | UNStudio/ Ben van Berkel

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• April 21, 2011 • Comments (0)

In Groningen, The Netherlands, UNStudio/ Ben van Berkel, with consortium DUO², realizes one of the most sustainable large office buildings in Europe for two governmental offices – The Education Executive Agency and Tax Offices. The design contains numerous new innovations related to the reduction of materials, lower energy costs and more sustainable working environments. It […]

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