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Herning Museum of Contemporary Art | Steven Holl architects

Herning Museum of Contemporary Art | Steven Holl architects

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• August 29, 2009 • Comments (0)

Herning Museum of Contemporary Art in Herning, Denmark is a first prize winning project designed by Steven Holl Architects to accommodate exhibition galleries, 150 seat auditorium, music rehearsal rooms, restaurant, media library and administrative offices. The museum will open to public on September 9 2009. + Project description courtesy of Steven Holl architects The Herning […]

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Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University | Aedas

Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University | Aedas

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• August 16, 2009 • Comments (0)

International architectural firm Aedas has designed an Administration & Information Centre for Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University located in Suzhou Industrial Park, China. This is the Architecture Award winning project awarded by the Asia Pacific Commercial Property Awards 2009. With the environmental concern, the void on facade is not only creating the impressive architectural perspective but also inviting […]

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Eco-friendly Modern Furniture | Gursan Ergil Design Studio

Eco-friendly Modern Furniture | Gursan Ergil Design Studio

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• August 12, 2009 • Comments (3)

Istanbul based Gursan Ergil Design Studio has designed an eco-friendly modern furniture, with traditional craftsmanship of wood shaping and joinery. Each furniture carefully retreated, handcrafted and finished with environmentally friendly methods. The furniture is made of reclaimed materials. + About Gursan Ergil Design Studio ‘ENVIRONMENTAL MODERNISM’ Gursan Ergil Design Studio is an Istanbul based Design […]

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South Face | Massimo Iosa Ghini

South Face | Massimo Iosa Ghini

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• July 6, 2009 • Comments (0)

Italian designer Massimo Iosa Ghini has designed a South Face installation in Milan, the installation creates spectacular aesthetic effects, making sustainability both beautiful and feasible. + Design statement courtesy of Massimo Iosa Ghini Sustainable but beautiful: this is the goal I have pursued in all of my projects for years. South Face is the outcome […]

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Mixed Use Tower | Moho Architects

Mixed Use Tower | Moho Architects

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• July 4, 2009 • Comments (5)

Mixed use tower in San Jose de Costa Rica, designed by Spanish firm Moho Architects which is currently in schematic design stage and is expected to be completed in 2012. + Project description courtesy of Moho Architects Rising above the skyline of San Jose in Costa Rica, this mixed use tower will be a new […]

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Ford Calumet Environmental Center | Studio Gang Architects

Ford Calumet Environmental Center | Studio Gang Architects

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• June 28, 2009 • Comments (1)

Ford Calumet Environmental Center, demonstrating the sustainable principle of reuse, cost-effective and innovative design, designed by Chicago-based architect firm Studio Gang Architects. A very good attempt of using basket-like mesh of woven recycled and re-used rebar and steel to enclose the south-facing porch that creating passive solar shading and protection against bird strikes, while allowing […]

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Capdell Decorates Environmentally Friendly  Spaces

Capdell Decorates Environmentally Friendly Spaces

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• June 23, 2009 • Comments (0)

+ Press release Capdell Decorates Environmentally Friendly  Spaces what’s the point of striving to design the best chairs possible, if by the end of the day we won’t have a planet to place them? CAPDELL The harmful effects of the human activity on the climate and environment are more obvious every day. CAPDELL, being conscious […]

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Eco-Friendly Cascade House | Paul Raff Studio

Eco-Friendly Cascade House | Paul Raff Studio

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• June 16, 2009 • Comments (2)

The multi-Award winning Cascade House by Canada-based architect firm Paul Raff Studio, is an eco-friendly house equipped with solar design systems. We always start from first principles of human scale and flow, and in search of opportunities to engage light and landscape, once we began to work with glass and slate, the house became characterized […]

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Umm el-Fahem Museum for Contemporary Arab Art | SO Architecture

Umm el-Fahem Museum for Contemporary Arab Art | SO Architecture

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• June 4, 2009 • Comments (0)

The honorable mention award project Umm el-Fahem Museum for Contemporary Arab Art, designed by Israel-based architect firm SO Architecture. + Design Statement courtesy SO Architecture The Function of the Museum Today, in the third millennium, amid the daily reality and worries about war and economic hardship, a museum of contemporary art will be built, and […]

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Pixel - Grocon Development Office | Studio 505

Pixel – Grocon Development Office | Studio 505

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• June 2, 2009 • Comments (1)

Australia-based Studio 505 has designed a carbon-neutral office for Grocon located in Former CUB Site, Melbourne, Australia. + Design Statement courtesy of Studio 505 The Former CUB Brewery site is the location for one of Melbourne’s most significant and ambitious developments. Located at a key urban site, the project has been the subject of long […]

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