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Competition Entry: Light Forest - The Helsinki library \  MenoMenoPiu Architects

Competition Entry: Light Forest – The Helsinki library \ MenoMenoPiu Architects

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• November 27, 2012 • Comments (0)

The Helsinki library will be situated in the new green heart of Helsinki. The project will occupy 4500m² of the site. The intention is to replace the existing green that MenoMenoPiu Architects subtract to the park in a indoor environment perfectly controlled. MenoMenoPiu Architects decided to conceive the building as a tree forest enclosed in […]

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Competition Entry: Daegu Library / Holm Architecture Office

Competition Entry: Daegu Library / Holm Architecture Office

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• November 23, 2012 • Comments (0)

The Daegu Library site is situated in the heart of city of Daegu, the 3rd largest city in South Korea. With the design of the Daegu library we wanted to fully embrace the expanding role of the modern library as a center of both knowledge and community. By reversing the traditional library layout, moving the […]

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KKE Architects win AJ Retrofit Award for The Riverside

KKE Architects win AJ Retrofit Award for The Riverside

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• November 15, 2012 • Comments (0)

The Riverside, a higher educational building designed by KKE Architects for the University of Worcester, has won the Higher Education Building category of the AJ Retrofit Awards 2012. The awards, created by the Architects’ Journal (‘the voice of architecture in Britain’), recognise the vision of clients and the skill of architects in re-purposing existing buildings […]

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Competition: [PACIFIC] New Ocean Platform Prison

Competition: [PACIFIC] New Ocean Platform Prison

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• November 15, 2012 • Comments (0)

This is a brief introduction of our next Competition [PACIFIC 06]. The aim of this International Competition is to design a New Prison afloat the Pacific Ocean, using an oil Platform as a reference structure. The imprisonment of people is probably one of the bigger taboo within our modern society. A Prison is a place in […]

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Jones Sonter Architects won SPUN & Timber Design Awards for Knox Grammar School's Great Hall & Aquatic Centre

Jones Sonter Architects won SPUN & Timber Design Awards for Knox Grammar School’s Great Hall & Aquatic Centre

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• November 13, 2012 • Comments (0)

SPUN Architecture Awards Gonzalo Gonzalez of Jones Sonter Architects has been awarded a Commendation for the Education & Sporting Facility (Great Hall & Aquatic Centre) at Knox Grammar School. The award was presented at the SPUN Architectural Awards by Penelope Seidler. The project will be displayed at Gordon Public Library for Sydney Architectural Festival 2012. […]

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Competition entry: Tokyo 2020 Olympic Stadium \ Andrea Maffei Architects

Competition entry: Tokyo 2020 Olympic Stadium \ Andrea Maffei Architects

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• November 13, 2012 • Comments (0)

Andrea Maffei Architects made a design whose intention was to allow people to feel very close to the activity within, to the athletes and football players, to the exciting atmosphere in which the spectator is involved directly in the games. At the same time Andrea Maffei Architects also wanted to design a space which was flexible, that […]

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Silk Leaf Stadium \ Coop Himmelb(l)au

Silk Leaf Stadium \ Coop Himmelb(l)au

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• November 8, 2012 • Comments (0)

Coop Himmelb(l)au recently has designed the Silk Leaf Stadium. Like a modern acropolis, our concept for the new National Stadium of Japan places the arena on a plinth as a sign in the center of the city. A large plaza is created by the plinth forming the main public entryway. The seating tribunes are conceived […]

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"Solar Loop" \ Paolo Venturella & MenoMenoPiu Architects

“Solar Loop” \ Paolo Venturella & MenoMenoPiu Architects

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• November 4, 2012 • Comments (3)

Paolo Venturella & MenoMenoPiu Architects shared with us their finalist entry for the LAND ART GENERATOR INITIATIVE in FreshKills Park, New York City. The aim  of the “Solar Loop” is to expose more surface as possible to the southern solar rays. The shape comes directly from the solar diagrams, and deals easily with the sun […]

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Daegu Gosan Public Library \ Patrick O'Carrigan + Partners

Daegu Gosan Public Library \ Patrick O’Carrigan + Partners

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• November 3, 2012 • Comments (1)

Australian-based architectural studio POC+P architects proposal for a new library in daegu, korea, combines four archetypes across culture to create a new symbol. the square, the verandah, the shrine and the courtyard are merged into a simple but powerful form: the grounded-ness of the square, the sheltered path of the verandah, the sanctity of the […]

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Call for entries: A' Design Award & Competition

Call for entries: A’ Design Award & Competition

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• October 23, 2012 • Comments (0)

Every year, A’ Design Award and Competitions aims to highlight the excellent qualifications of best designs, design concepts and design oriented products & services. Mission Provide a fair, ethical and competitive platform for companies, designers and innovators form all the fields with different experience levels, different disciplines and market focus to compete on, while providing […]

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