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The fashion center Labels Berlin 2 | HHF architects

The fashion center Labels Berlin 2 | HHF architects

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• November 3, 2010 • Comments (1)

The fashion center Labels Berlin 2 is a concentration of showrooms for international fashion brands in one building including public spaces such as an event hall, a restaurant and a lounge at the top floor. The design strategy is based on the adjacent warehouse building Labels 1. The interior spaces of this historical building are […]

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Brisbane Domestic Terminal Car Park Façade | Urban Art Projects (UAP)

Brisbane Domestic Terminal Car Park Façade | Urban Art Projects (UAP)

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• July 17, 2010 • Comments (0)

Urban Art Projects (UAP) is collaborating with established American artist Ned Kahn, Hassell Sydney and the Brisbane Airport Corporation to create an eight-storey, 5000sqm kinetic façade for the car park of Brisbane’s Domestic Terminal. It is expected to become a memorable icon for the city of Brisbane. Inside the car park, intricate patterns of light […]

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Otto Bock Science Center Medical Technology | Gnädinger Architekten

Otto Bock Science Center Medical Technology | Gnädinger Architekten

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• May 23, 2010 • Comments (2)

The Otto Bock Science Center Medical Technology by German architectural firm Gnädinger Architekten was started from the idea of human muscle fibers, a metaphor for the simulation of complex biological processes and structures. Gnädinger created an amorphous, abstract façade, which wraps dynamically around the six-storey, reinforced concrete frame, encompassing around 1,000 square meters of floor […]

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Zhongguancun Christian Church | gmp architekten

Zhongguancun Christian Church | gmp architekten

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• May 22, 2010 • Comments (1)

Hamburg-based architectural practice gmp architekten has designed the Zhongguancun Christian Church located in Beijing, China. The project features vertical fins running along the building’s perimeter that forming an unique homogeneous skin. It creates a special lighting atmosphere inside the church hall, matching the ecclesiastical function of the space. The shape of the church body does […]

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Taj Lands End : Taj Hotel | Yazdani Studio of Cannon Design

Taj Lands End : Taj Hotel | Yazdani Studio of Cannon Design

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• April 6, 2010 • Comments (1)

American architectural firm Yazdani Studio of Cannon Design has designed an iconic Taj Hotel for Taj Lands End design competition entry in Mumbai, India. The hotel is developed from the idea of “wave” that shaped by fins from its podium to hotel tower, while creating a cascade of terraces and decks at southern edges, it […]

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Pangyo Global R+D Center | DRDS

Pangyo Global R+D Center | DRDS

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• March 28, 2010 • Comments (1)

California-based DRDS, in collaboration with Kunwon have won the invited competition to design the Pangyo Global R+D Center located in Korea and it is scheduled to be completed in 2010. The project goal is to create a landmark facility for the Pangyo Techno Valley Campus and invigorate research facilities through design to attract global companies specialized […]

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Vitus Bering Innovation Park | C. F. Møller Architects

Vitus Bering Innovation Park | C. F. Møller Architects

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• February 27, 2010 • Comments (0)

C. F. Møller Architects recently has completed the office complex – Vitus Bering Innovation Park located in Horsens, Denmark. The building’s dynamic and innovative character is expressed via its spiral shape. On the facades, the movement is seen in the glazing strips that stretch towards the sky across the six storeys of the building and […]

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Résidence étudiante & médicalisée | ECDM

Résidence étudiante & médicalisée | ECDM

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• January 11, 2010 • Comments (0)

Paris-based architectural firm Emmanuel COMBAREL Dominique MARREC Architects (ECDM) has completed a social housing for students in a suburb of Paris called Epinay. The conception of our project is from a second reading of the landscape, particularly the road of Saint leu, by integrating its history and transformations to assert its manners and qualities and to […]

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DSO-PLEX Information Technology & Electronics Mall | Söhne & Partner Architekten

DSO-PLEX Information Technology & Electronics Mall | Söhne & Partner Architekten

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• December 25, 2009 • Comments (1)

DSO-PLEX Information Technology & Electronics Mall by Austria-based Söhne & Partner Architekten, it was designed to express the image of modern and advanced technology, the skin was made of glass and solar panels in various colours, to give different visual expressions in different weather conditions and viewing angles. + Project description courtesy of Söhne & […]

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Multimodal Station | CC Arquitectos

Multimodal Station | CC Arquitectos

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• December 9, 2009 • Comments (0)

Mexican architectural practice CC Arquitectos recently has completed the Multimodal station in mexico (mexipuerto bicentenario azteca), the project consist of a mixed use retail (subway, urban transportation, hospital, shopping center, financial center and cinemas. With a pedestrian transit of 140,000 passenger per day, the terminal have 75,000 m2 of construction. It is a public- private […]

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