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Winners eVolo 2013 Skyscraper Competition

Winners eVolo 2013 Skyscraper Competition

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• March 23, 2013 • Comments (0)

eVolo Magazine is pleased to announce the winners of the 2013 Skyscraper Competition. The award was established in 2006 to recognize outstanding ideas for vertical living. Since then, the publication has received more than 5,000 projects that envision the future of building high. These ideas, through the novel use of technology, materials, programs, aesthetics, and […]

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Competition: [RIO DE JANEIRO] Symbolic World Cup Structure

Competition: [RIO DE JANEIRO] Symbolic World Cup Structure

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• March 16, 2013 • Comments (0)

This is a brief introduction of next Competition [RIO DE JANEIRO 07]. INTRODUCTION Rio de Janeiro is the second largest city of Brazil, the third largest metropolitan area and agglomeration in South America, boasting approximately 6.3 million people within the city proper. This makes it the 6th largest in the Americas and 26th in the […]

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Foster + Partners: the Art of Architecture

Foster + Partners: the Art of Architecture

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• March 7, 2013 • Comments (0)

‘Foster + Partners: the Art of Architecture’ will be staged at Galeri PETRONAS, Kuala Lumpur, from 7 March to 12 May 2013. The exhibition is the first major survey of the studio’s work to be held in South East Asia and follows critically acclaimed recent shows in Hong Kong and Shanghai. Arranged around the themes […]

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CONTRACT ANNOUNCES 34th ANNUAL INTERIORS AWARDS WINNERS

CONTRACT ANNOUNCES 34th ANNUAL INTERIORS AWARDS WINNERS

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• January 26, 2013 • Comments (0)

CONTRACT ANNOUNCES 34th ANNUAL INTERIORS AWARDS WINNERS Michael Graves, Joey Shimoda & 11 Firms Honored for Design Excellence The international design community gathered at Cipriani 42nd Street in New York to honor the winners of the 34th Annual Interiors Awards, presented by Contract magazine. Since 1980, the Interiors Awards has recognized visionary designers from both […]

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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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"Waiting spot" Installation for MINI

“Waiting spot” Installation for MINI

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• October 28, 2012 • Comments (0)

Dutch Design Week: Izabela Boloz in collaboration with Kasia Zareba have created an outdoor installation ‘Waiting Spot’ to mark the waiting area for Mini Design Rides – free taxis cruising around the city of Eindhoven during the Dutch Design Week. The blue spot appeared on the street opposite Klokgebouw in Eindhoven. Blue tire tracks emerge […]

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Oslo's Astrup Fearnley Museum reopens

Oslo’s Astrup Fearnley Museum reopens

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• September 29, 2012 • Comments (0)

The Astrup Fearnley Museum of Contemporary Art is to reopen on 29 September in Tjuvholmen, the newest arts district of Oslo. Daylight in Norway, particularly in the winter months, is precious. With this in mind, we designed a roof system that allows as much winter sun in as possible and, through a series of layers, […]

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Stedelijk Museum opened by the Queen Beatrix

Stedelijk Museum opened by the Queen Beatrix

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• September 23, 2012 • Comments (0)

The new levitated superstructure contains exhibition space, a restaurant, a shop and the new entrance. Arup is responsible for the structural design and the lighting design. Designed by Benthem Crouwel Architects, the new building, popularly called ‘the Bath Tub’, adds over 9,000m2 to the historic museum building. This includes programme space as well as 3,400m2 […]

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