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Ed Roberts Campus | Leddy Maytum Stacy Architects

Ed Roberts Campus | Leddy Maytum Stacy Architects

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• March 24, 2011 • Comments (0)

Commemorating the life of an international leader and educator in the disability rights movement, the Ed Roberts Campus recently opened in Berkeley. When Ed Roberts founded Berkeley’s Center for Independent Living (CIL) in 1972, it was the world’s first organization to be run by and for people with disabilities. After Roberts’s death in 1995, the […]

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Faculty of Business studies of Mondragon University | Hoz Fontan Arquitectos

Faculty of Business studies of Mondragon University | Hoz Fontan Arquitectos

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• March 23, 2011 • Comments (0)

Faculty of Business studies of Mondragon University is the recent completed project by Spanish architectural firm Hoz Fontan Arquitectos. The university required a space in which to impart regulated and continuous education, lodge the administration’s office, a library and the assembly room. The building meets all these requirements divided in four volumes. The first three […]

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Santos Sales Office | Coletivo Arquitetos

Santos Sales Office | Coletivo Arquitetos

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• March 22, 2011 • Comments (0)

Brazilian architect Coletivo Arquitetos designed a temporary sales office for a real estate enterprise in the waterfront city of Santos, Brazil. To permit reuse of the same structure in other sales stands, the project conceived modulate metallic structure. The idea was to create a covered and open plaza to suggest the continuity of the boardwalk […]

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Pipe House | Vasiliy Butenko

Pipe House | Vasiliy Butenko

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• March 2, 2011 • Comments (0)

In this furniture layout organization, Pipe House by Vasiliy Butenko features a series of circular patterns that have created the interesting and unique spatial experiences within the house when one moving from one room to another. + Project description by Vasiliy Butenko The Pipe House is located next to a mountain cliff on the Crimean […]

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Villa Aget | StudioArch/AgostinoMarinoni

Villa Aget | StudioArch/AgostinoMarinoni

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• March 1, 2011 • Comments (0)

Italian firm StudioArch/AgostinoMarinoni has design the Villa Aget. Realising the problem of these space limitations, I have decided to underline this sad reality through the concept, almost figurative, of a tape that moves inside of these limits. This tape bend and fold for functional and energetic reasons forming, sometimes, a sunscreen and other times catching […]

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1713 Wood House | Miller Hull Partnership

1713 Wood House | Miller Hull Partnership

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• February 26, 2011 • Comments (0)

American architectural firm Miller Hull Partnership has designed the 1713 Wood House located in Chicago, Illinois, USA. The dramatic Southern elevation is centered on a three story curtain wall with a perforated steel screen for privacy. On the main living level, a skylight runs the length of the home on the North elevation, maximizing the […]

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House D \ Takeshi Hamada

House D \ Takeshi Hamada

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• February 18, 2011 • Comments (0)

Japanese architect Takeshi Hamada has completed the House D in Osaka, JAPAN. + Project description by Takeshi Hamada Key word Narrow Housing,, Young Owner Background and Environmental Atmosphere The housing is located in the place from one block from the main street in Osaka’s suburb, and I cannot say it’s a calm. There are a […]

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Dress Code | Complex City

Dress Code | Complex City

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• February 17, 2011 • Comments (1)

Dress Code is an elementary school designed for the community of Fréchy in SWITZERLAND. It is surrounded by farming areas and nearby hills. Under the idea that once the program and the function are defined, the architect’s job consists in dressing up architecture; Dress Code was conceived. It gives a major importance to the facades […]

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Boomerang House \ Trévelo & Viger-Kohler architectes (TVK)

Boomerang House \ Trévelo & Viger-Kohler architectes (TVK)

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• February 15, 2011 • Comments (0)

Trévelo & Viger-Kohler architectes (TVK) has designed the Boomerang House located in Sèvres, France. + Project description by Trévelo & Viger-Kohler architectes The Maison de Sèvres sits on a parcel of exceptional character. It is a square garden, 22 meters on each side, invisible from the street, but that one discovers with surprise at the […]

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Step Up on Fifth | Brooks + Scarpa Architects

Step Up on Fifth | Brooks + Scarpa Architects

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• February 2, 2011 • Comments (0)

The several awards winning project Step Up on Fifth by Brooks + Scarpa Architects was designed to accommodate 46 studio apartments, ground level retail space and subterranean parking. The building is loaded with energy-saving and environmentally materials/devices with 71% recycling rate achievement. The front facade is designed with a series of water jet cut aluminum […]

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