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Female Prison in Iceland \ OOIIO Architecture

Female Prison in Iceland \ OOIIO Architecture

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• June 11, 2012 • Comments (1)

OOIIO Architecture recently has designed the Female Prison in Iceland. How to build a prison that doesn’t look like a prison? For designing this project we decided to start asking to people that lives and work on real prisons. That was the first step on the design process!. And we end up with the conclusion […]

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499.SUMMIT \ Andreas Tjeldflaat + Gregory Knobloch

499.SUMMIT \ Andreas Tjeldflaat + Gregory Knobloch

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• April 6, 2012 • Comments (1)

499.SUMMIT is the competition entry designed by 2 architectural students Andreas Tjeldflaat & Gregory Knobloch. Our prison system has failed to see advancements throughout the past century and desperately requires innovation and re-imagination. While recent literature begins to question the sociological status of prisons, there has be little exploration of the physical apparatus in which inmates […]

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