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OKRA wins international competition for regeneration of Athens’ City Centre

OKRA wins international competition for regeneration of Athens’ City Centre

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• March 11, 2013 • Comments (2)

It was announced at the Onassis Cultural Centre in Athens that the OKRA team of OKRA in collaboration with Mixst urbanism and Wageningen University, has won the prestigious competition ReThink Athens, towards a new city centre. The team is supported by the Greek Architects of Studio 75 and Werner Sobek Green Technologies. In presence of […]

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OKRA realizes architectonic intervention in Moscow at Sretenka Design Week

OKRA realizes architectonic intervention in Moscow at Sretenka Design Week

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• October 10, 2011 • Comments (0)

At the opening of the Sretenka Design Week two objects, designed by OKRA are placed on a prominent spot on Tsvetnoy Bul’var in Moscow. The objects are designed as a demonstration model for interventions in public realm in Sretenka, one of Moscow’s oldest neighbourhoods. The objects are exemplary for the way interventions in public realm […]

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Inktpot Utrecht | OKRA Landscape Architects

Inktpot Utrecht | OKRA Landscape Architects

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• May 9, 2011 • Comments (2)

The patio as he hart of the railway network Just next to Utrecht Central Station you find ‘De Inktpot’ (the Inkwell), the largest brick building in the Netherlands. More than just a colloquialism or nickname, ‘De Inktpot’ has become a term of endearment for the building. The building is of an imposing size, but with […]

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Reconstruction of the Mechelen Melaan | OKRA Landscape Architects

Reconstruction of the Mechelen Melaan | OKRA Landscape Architects

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• May 6, 2011 • Comments (0)

‘Water in Historic City Centres’ has Mechelen as its proving ground The first project for the ‘Water in Historic City Centres’ (WIHCC) project has been completed in Mechelen, Belgium. The Melaan, a tributary of the Dijle river, has been excavated and newly landscaped in the old city centre of Mechelen. WIHCC is a European collaborative […]

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Gedekte Gemeenschapsweg | OKRA Landscape Architects

Gedekte Gemeenschapsweg | OKRA Landscape Architects

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• May 6, 2011 • Comments (0)

Main defence line as part of the New Dutch Waterline The main defence line or sometimes also called main resistance line, is part of the system of  the New Dutch Waterline spread along the line one finds a sequel of citadels, an enormous amount of smaller objects such as sluices and other water scientific works […]

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Public spaces for the Grünewald Kirchberg | OKRA Landscape Architects

Public spaces for the Grünewald Kirchberg | OKRA Landscape Architects

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• May 5, 2011 • Comments (1)

A fragmented orchard, Kirchberg, Luxemburg OKRA won the competition to design a public space between office buildings in the Gruenewald area of the Luxemburg city borough of Kirchberg. OKRA thought of how to give the fragmented neighbourhood a consistent identity of its own. As the area lacked a clear programme, OKRA chose to come up […]

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Holstebro Storaa Stream | OKRA Landscape Architects

Holstebro Storaa Stream | OKRA Landscape Architects

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• May 4, 2011 • Comments (0)

Holstebro, Denmark: If it is outstanding, celebrate it twice The city of Holstebro has celebrated the completion of the public realm project around the Storaa stream and new cultural facilities, designed by OKRA and Schul Landskabarkitekter, in collaboration with Åsa Frankenberg from Berlin, Germany for the lighting design. The project is funded by the City […]

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