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Galleria Centercity | UNStudio/Ben van Berkel

Galleria Centercity | UNStudio/Ben van Berkel

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• April 2, 2011 • Comments (0)

Ben van Berkel / UNStudio’s Galleria Centercity in Cheonan – “If museums are turning into supermarkets, why then should department stores not turn into museums?” The Galleria Cheonan responds to the current retail climate in Asia, where department stores also operate as social and semi-cultural meeting places. Because of this, the quality of the public […]

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TAGO | Sergey Makhno Interior Workshop

TAGO | Sergey Makhno Interior Workshop

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• April 1, 2011 • Comments (1)

TAGO is a contemporary interior project designed by the Ukraine-based studio Sergey Makhno Interior Workshop for a lady’s wear boutique based in Kiev. This nature-inspired lady’s wear boutique interior is filled with beautiful scenes from nature to create a relaxed atmosphere for clients far from city rush. Various shades of browns and terracotta, combined with […]

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De Nieuwe Ooster Amsterdam | Karres en Brands

De Nieuwe Ooster Amsterdam | Karres en Brands

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• April 1, 2011 • Comments (0)

In Amsterdam, De Nieuwe Ooster Amsterdam is the restoration project designed by Karres en Brands landschapsarchitecten, it is the largest cemetery in The Netherlands. Rather than connecting the three different zones spatially, we believe each zone should be given its own identity. Enhancing the contrasts will create a clear partition into three areas, thereby emphasizing […]

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Halleluja Concert Hall (Yellow Dragon Cave Theatre) | Turenscape

Halleluja Concert Hall (Yellow Dragon Cave Theatre) | Turenscape

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• March 30, 2011 • Comments (1)

Designed by Turenscape, the Construction site of Halleluja Concert Hall is located in the front of the cave plaza of Yellow Dragon Cave in Wuling River, zhangjiajie, a world-famous Scenic area of Hunan province. In the front, there is Suoxi River back against the cliff. Most of the functions are arranged underground, to avoid the […]

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Long Sleeve Skywalk | Turenscape

Long Sleeve Skywalk | Turenscape

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• March 30, 2011 • Comments (0)

The Long Sleeve Skywalk by Turenscape is a simple but graceful integration of complicated urban functions with poetic space. Straddling across several river systems and a express way (Xuning Road), the Long Sleeve Skywalk is located on Xuning Road, Suining County, Jiangsu Province. It connects the focal point of the county, Harmony Square, to the […]

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Shanghai Houtan Park: Landscape as a Living System | Turenscape

Shanghai Houtan Park: Landscape as a Living System | Turenscape

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• March 30, 2011 • Comments (0)

Built on a brownfield of a former industrial site, Houtan Park is a regenerative living landscape on Shanghai’s Huangpu riverfront. The park’s constructed wetland, ecological flood control, reclaimed industrial structures and materials, and urban agriculture are integral components of an overall restorative design strategy to treat polluted river water and recover the degraded waterfront in […]

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Cafe Bustelo | NC-office

Cafe Bustelo | NC-office

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• March 28, 2011 • Comments (0)

Designed by NC-office, the Cafe Bustelo project is an interior build-out at the Gansevoort Hotel South in Miami Beach. The design seeks to emphasize the proportions of the shell by juxtaposing two distinct volumes. The space is divided longitudinally into a compressed mezzanine which contains the service areas, and a double-height volume which is defined […]

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Nicolai Cultural Center | Arkitekt Kristine Jensens Tegnestue

Nicolai Cultural Center | Arkitekt Kristine Jensens Tegnestue

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• March 28, 2011 • Comments (0)

Sct Nicolai School Centre from the 1850’ ies is a continuous reincarnation of eve­rything from the traditional Danish school with gyms and schoolyards. With five art houses as the new function the possibility of a new typology of creative and dynamic culture centre emerges. The project evolves with the idea of the schooly­ard as the […]

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Lion's Head | Bates Masi + Architects

Lion’s Head | Bates Masi + Architects

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• March 27, 2011 • Comments (0)

Designed by Bates Masi + Architects, the Lion’s Head house was designed to set on a narrow property atop a bluff overlooking Gardiner’s Bay, this house replaces a vacation home shared by two brothers and their families for over 25 years before it was destroyed by fire. Since originally building on the site, new regulations […]

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Noyack Creek | Bates Masi + Architects

Noyack Creek | Bates Masi + Architects

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• March 27, 2011 • Comments (1)

The client, a New York actor, sought a retreat for relaxation and casual entertaining on a restrictive narrow lot fronting the tidal estuary of Noyack Creek. The house became a study in architectural theatre: a series of spaces in a carefully scripted sequence that subtly reflect his professional life. The path begins at the front […]

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