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RATP Bus Centre | ECDM

RATP Bus Centre | ECDM

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• January 5, 2010 • Comments (0)

The RATP Bus Centre by Paris-based architectural firm Emmanuel COMBAREL Dominique MARREC Architects (ECDM) appears like a monolith with rounded edges, polished, and partially cut out to expose multi-colored glass skin. Characterized by a dense square plan (35m x 35m) developed on 2 levels, the skin Ductal ® extended from the road surface to the façades, […]

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KNN Media Center | DRDS

KNN Media Center | DRDS

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• December 15, 2009 • Comments (0)

California-based DRDS, in collaboration with Ilshin Architecture and Engineering have won the Invited National pre-qualified competition to design a broadcast headquarters and cultural media facility – KNN Media Center. The project aims to become a new landmark in Busan’s Centum City, which to house a broadcast and news studio, office condominiums, retail, and a Teddy […]

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Horten Headquarters | 3XN

Horten Headquarters | 3XN

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• December 7, 2009 • Comments (6)

Danish architectural studio 3XN recently has completed the head office for Danish law firm Horten in Copenhagen, DK. The project has been developed as an energy saving building which is featuring the three dimensional façade in fiberglass and travertine, it acts as a screen against the sun while still providing a view to the water. […]

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Hotel Caldor | Söhne & Partner Architekten

Hotel Caldor | Söhne & Partner Architekten

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• December 6, 2009 • Comments (1)

Austria-based Söhne & Partner Architekten has designed the Hotel Caldor located in Münchendorf, Austria. The perforated façade panels serve as a main feature, it is not only shading the spaces inside the hotel but also abstractly symbolizing the hotel logo. + Project description courtesy of Söhne & Partner Architekten Self check in “This how you […]

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Maracon Housing | Localarchitecture

Maracon Housing | Localarchitecture

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• December 5, 2009 • Comments (3)

In Maracon, Switzerland, it is a beautiful and contemporary house by Swiss architectural practice Localarchitecture sitting in the Swiss countryside, it was designed to respect the morphology and scale of the other constructions in the village. The project is inspired from traditional architectural forms and codes and is reinterpreted to the use of the building […]

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Hanover House | Kraus Schoenberg Architects

Hanover House | Kraus Schoenberg Architects

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• November 29, 2009 • Comments (1)

Hanover House by Kraus Schoenberg Architects is the refurbishment and extension project on the rooftop of a Victorian warehouse building located in Bradford, United Kingdom. The sculptural aspect of the roof silhouette is no mere architectural fancy, but reflects the roofscape of the surrounding buildings and has been used to form the living spaces. Kraus […]

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Termas de Tiberio | Moneo Brock Studio

Termas de Tiberio | Moneo Brock Studio

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• November 22, 2009 • Comments (0)

Madrid-based architectural firm Moneo Brock Studio has designed the Termas de Tiberio project to accommodate the thermal baths in Panticosa, Spain. + Project description courtesy of Moneo Brock Studio Our project for a new building to house the thermal baths clearly attempts to reinterpret the thermal tradition at Panticosa. The Balneario had developed in the […]

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Can Framis Museum | Jordi Badia of BAAS architects

Can Framis Museum | Jordi Badia of BAAS architects

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• November 15, 2009 • Comments (0)

Spanish architect Jordi Badia, founder of BAAS architects has designed the Can Framis Museum located in the 22@ District, Barcelona. The project consists in restoring the two current factory buildings which are connected by a new linear block. A new courtyard therefore is formed to define an entry plaza to the project. With “Can Framis” […]

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Model House for I’Park City | UNStudio

Model House for I’Park City | UNStudio

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• November 15, 2009 • Comments (0)

In Suwon – Korea, Dutch architectural practice UNStudio designed a showroom to exhibit the residential urban and façade design for I-Park City development which covers approximately 33.5 ha and includes 88 apartment buildings. + Project description courtesy of UNStudio The Model House for I-Park City is a showroom to exhibit the residential urban and façade […]

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Craig Thomas Discovery and Visitor Center | Bohlin Cywinski Jackson

Craig Thomas Discovery and Visitor Center | Bohlin Cywinski Jackson

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• November 15, 2009 • Comments (0)

American architect Bohlin Cywinski Jackson has designed the Craig Thomas Discovery and Visitor Center located in Grand Teton National Park, Wyoming. The center was organized as an U-shape to form a central courtyard, the roof tilts upward and away from the courtyard, its jagged edges celebrating the peaks of the Teton Range beyond. + Project […]

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