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Galleria Centercity | UNStudio/Ben van Berkel

Galleria Centercity | UNStudio/Ben van Berkel

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• April 2, 2011 • Comments (0)

Ben van Berkel / UNStudio’s Galleria Centercity in Cheonan – “If museums are turning into supermarkets, why then should department stores not turn into museums?” The Galleria Cheonan responds to the current retail climate in Asia, where department stores also operate as social and semi-cultural meeting places. Because of this, the quality of the public […]

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Long Sleeve Skywalk | Turenscape

Long Sleeve Skywalk | Turenscape

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• March 30, 2011 • Comments (0)

The Long Sleeve Skywalk by Turenscape is a simple but graceful integration of complicated urban functions with poetic space. Straddling across several river systems and a express way (Xuning Road), the Long Sleeve Skywalk is located on Xuning Road, Suining County, Jiangsu Province. It connects the focal point of the county, Harmony Square, to the […]

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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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UPDATE of Bicycle Transit Center: More images, drawings & diagrams

UPDATE of Bicycle Transit Center: More images, drawings & diagrams

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• January 29, 2011 • Comments (0)

We’ve featured the Bicycle Transit Center by KGP Design Studio few days ago, here is supplemental information, including full project description, credits, images, drawings and diagrams shared by architect. If you missed our previous post, let’s check it out here. + Full description by KGP Design Studio Summary At the cusp of a livable cities […]

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Bicycle Transit Center | KGP Design Studio

Bicycle Transit Center | KGP Design Studio

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• January 24, 2011 • Comments (2)

Washington-based architectural firm KGP Design Studio recently has completed the Bicycle Transit Center (BTC) at Union Station, Washinton DC. It is designed to store 150 bicycles as well as a locker/shower and a repair rental store. While “differentiating” itself from Union Station itself, the Center does merge with its surroundings adapting the vocabulary of the bronze […]

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Building of Control CCS of the Outer Harbour of Ferrol | Diaz and Diaz Architects

Building of Control CCS of the Outer Harbour of Ferrol | Diaz and Diaz Architects

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• January 13, 2011 • Comments (1)

Spanish architectural studio Diaz and Diaz Architects, in collaboration with Antonio Desmonts Sierra have completed the Building of Control CCS of the Outer Harbour of Ferrol for Port Authority of Ferrol-San Ciprián. As the prow of a ship ready to weigh anchor and set sail, on the hammer of the main dock of the Outer […]

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Lathira | Francisco del Corral del Campo

Lathira | Francisco del Corral del Campo

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• January 11, 2011 • Comments (0)

Spanish architect Francisco del Corral del Campo recently has created the multi-functional Lathira collection that could be used as table, chair, bench or bis a bis. The Lathira is made of one material, one or two folded strips. User could choose the material (wood, metal or plastic) and its color depending on user’s preferences. Lathira‘s […]

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Open Design chairs by Ronen Kadushin

Open Design chairs by Ronen Kadushin

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• December 15, 2010 • Comments (0)

“Recent Uploads“, is the Israeli designer Ronen Kadushin‘s latest exhibition for a collection of Open Design chairs at the Appel Design Gallery in Berlin. + Design description courtesy Ronen Kadushin This collection of chairs is an upbeat design exploration into the opportunities Open Design presents. The playful mode of the development process invites broad expression, […]

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Memorial of Jewish Deportation | Studio KUADRA

Memorial of Jewish Deportation | Studio KUADRA

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• August 10, 2010 • Comments (0)

In Borgo San Dalmazzo (CN), Italy, Italian architecture studio KUADRA designed the Memorial of Jewish Deportation. The base of the memorial is a concrete slab that has been slightly raised off the ground as if it was the platform for the freight wagons. The platform is surrounded by rocks of different sizes. On the platform, […]

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Conversion Vertical Museum, Castle-Tower Regensberg | L3P Architekten

Conversion Vertical Museum, Castle-Tower Regensberg | L3P Architekten

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• July 29, 2010 • Comments (0)

Swiss architect L3P Architekten has converted a castle-tower to the Vertical Museum. The castle-tower is under historical monuments’ protection and is a distinctive landmark in the region of Zurich. The tower is 21 metres high, the walls being up to 3 metres thick, and the interior radius averaging about 3.5 m. As old as the […]

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