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KPMG \ 3XN Architects

KPMG \ 3XN Architects

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• February 1, 2012 • Comments (1)

An Expression of Subtle Strength for KPMG’s Danish HQ A balance between a thoughtful blending into the surrounding scale and an elegant, yet significant expression has been the driving thought behind Danish practice 3XN’s design of the new Copenhagen Headquarters for accountancy and consultancy firm, KPMG. The company is certain that their new building gives […]

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Hotel Residence in Atacama - Chile \ LAN Architecture

Hotel Residence in Atacama – Chile \ LAN Architecture

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• January 28, 2012 • Comments (1)

SITE Extreme Extreme is the word that keeps coming back on the table at the time of the study. Extreme but necessary is the choice to implement life and activity in the region. Extreme is the site, the climate, the drought, the light, the horizontal dimension of the territory. Extreme is also the way the […]

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Jameson House \ Foster + Partners

Jameson House \ Foster + Partners

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• January 28, 2012 • Comments (0)

Foster + Partners recently have completed Jameson House, it is the first mixed-use project in Canada. Lord Foster said: Vancouver has a spectacular location, surrounded by mountains and the sea. The design makes the most of the city’s fantastic natural setting, with balconies and deep bay windows looking out towards the landscape. Jameson House further […]

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Incubadora Social ITESM-Bancomer \ SHINE Architecture

Incubadora Social ITESM-Bancomer \ SHINE Architecture

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• December 17, 2011 • Comments (3)

This refurbishment intends to offer a new quality-based, morphological-exploration for a social entrepreneurship incubator in a low-income area in León, Guanajuato, México. The initiative of these social interventions is lead by two main institutions: Tecnológico de Monterrey (one of the best private universities in México) and Bancomer (one of the main banks of the country). […]

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Architects Collective Receives Austrian Client's Award 2011 for Klinikum Klagenfurt

Architects Collective Receives Austrian Client’s Award 2011 for Klinikum Klagenfurt

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• November 30, 2011 • Comments (0)

A modern, innovative and trend-setting hospital The new project for the Provincial Hospital in Klagenfurt is innovative in many ways. The latest Medical Technology along with an enhanced cross-utilization of medical equipment and facilities (operating rooms, examination and treatment rooms and wards in the logistics field) give this new hospital a pioneering status in Europe. […]

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Housing in Toulouse \ ECDM architectes

Housing in Toulouse \ ECDM architectes

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• November 26, 2011 • Comments (0)

Paris-based architectural firm ECDM architectes have completed the Housing in Toulouse. + Architect’s statement Our aim here was not to work against a landscape, to impose upon it a specific residential model, but rather to suggest a model of a specific setting. The houses unfold in two sinuous curves that follow the natural lie of the […]

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Museum and Archaeological Park "Cabezo de la Almagra" \ Cerrejon architects

Museum and Archaeological Park “Cabezo de la Almagra” \ Cerrejon architects

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• November 22, 2011 • Comments (1)

As a result of a series of contests promoted by the Town hall of Huelva for the arrangement of a series of free spaces of the City. Appears this project which poses to value the archeological patrimony of the city, ordering a space which will enhance the image from the new highway access and at […]

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Fluidity \ GGlab + Paulo Flores

Fluidity \ GGlab + Paulo Flores

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• November 20, 2011 • Comments (1)

Fluidity is a public space that interprets the many possibilities that are offered to the most innovative and creative architects for sustainable design of modern cities. Today’s global society requires a greater continuity between public and private, indoor and outdoor spaces, from which new synergies arise, and lead to more dynamic urban spaces with a […]

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Bournville College \ Broadway Malyan

Bournville College \ Broadway Malyan

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• November 19, 2011 • Comments (2)

Broadway Malyan’s £66 million college officially opened at launch event The brand new £66 million Bournville College campus in Birmingham, UK, designed by global architecture, urbanism and design practice Broadway Malyan, and built by national contractor Shepherd Construction for developer St Modwen, has been opened at an event attended by senior officials, local government delegates […]

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The Canopy of Renens's Market Square \ Localarchitecture

The Canopy of Renens’s Market Square \ Localarchitecture

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• November 2, 2011 • Comments (0)

The market square’s new cover represents a sensitive approach to urban planning that is as much an engineering feat as a challenge for the town planners. The aim has been to combine nature and novel architecture to create a harmonious and symbolic whole that is adapted to all the activities associated with Renens’s town centre. […]

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