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Rosewood Sanya & International Finance Forum \ Goettsch Partners

Rosewood Sanya & International Finance Forum \ Goettsch Partners

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• February 21, 2014 • Comments (0)

Architecture firm Goettsch Partners (GP) has designed a new resort and meeting destination on China’s Hainan Island in Haitang Bay. Developed by Poly Real Estate Group, the complex features a 729-key resort hotel and serviced apartment tower, a 28,000-square-meter International Finance Forum convention center, a series of connecting retail buildings, and a modest visitors center. […]

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Tavernier Drive Residence \ Luis Pons

Tavernier Drive Residence \ Luis Pons

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• February 19, 2014 • Comments (0)

The main purpose of the renovation was to establish a relationship with the surroundings that will integrate the sense of living in the tropics, taking advantage of the spaces in between the outside and inside and validating those as the desire tropical way of living. The project required a addition that was overlap to the […]

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Modern Summer House \ Austin Patterson Disston Architects

Modern Summer House \ Austin Patterson Disston Architects

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• February 15, 2014 • Comments (0)

Situated on a secluded lot in Quogue and offering views of the bay from its rooftop terrace, this new modern house is composed of a series of stacked rectangular volumes that loosely form an L-shape. Clad in tongue-and-groove horizontal cedar and punctuated by square and rectangular windows, the house features multiple glass doors on the […]

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Casa Saba \ Metropolis

Casa Saba \ Metropolis

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• February 7, 2014 • Comments (0)

This project was very promising, its location was in an area where the view was beautiful, it stood on a hill and the slanted terrain gave many possibilities to explore ways of doing a unique residential building and at the same time accomplish the household and social functions. Being in a high place made the […]

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Joao Morgado photography: Belas I by Estúdio Urbano Arquitectura

Joao Morgado photography: Belas I by Estúdio Urbano Arquitectura

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• February 7, 2014 • Comments (0)

The house is located inside the Belas Clube de Campo, a private condominium, where topography allowed to maximize exterior areas and offer privacy to the users. The project extends throughout three floors; the first floor comprehends garage, maid room, laundry room and technical area; the second floor comprehends the office, living room, kitchen and bedrooms; […]

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Building Meets Landscape - Parque Atlantico

Building Meets Landscape – Parque Atlantico

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• February 1, 2014 • Comments (0)

There has to be a fundamental value that separates true, decadent design from the usual (if exquisite) holiday retreat. All too often, luxurious villas and apartments muddy areas of natural beauty to satisfy ever-growing tourism needs – it is rare to come across property that makes a definite point of subtlety, to blend into its […]

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Contemporary Alpine House \ Ralph Germann architectes

Contemporary Alpine House \ Ralph Germann architectes

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• January 15, 2014 • Comments (0)

Ralph Germann architectes designed this alpine house for a couple who wished to live in a harmonious environment, but there was a prerequisite that it could also comfortably handle gatherings of 20 persons. The architects approached the brief by visiting the surroundings, observing the vernacular architecture of these pre-alps. The overall design was inspired by […]

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Villa Yarze \ Raëd Abillama Architects

Villa Yarze \ Raëd Abillama Architects

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• January 6, 2014 • Comments (0)

Villa Yarze started with an existing eclectic house in a large landscape. The project was approached by keeping certain characteristic sections of the existing house and adding new programs and spaces to it. Attention was given to large lit openings, integration of stone lintels and pedestals to the facade, while creating a contemporary result. The […]

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F.3 Fellbach Aquatic Centre \ 4a Architekten GmbH

F.3 Fellbach Aquatic Centre \ 4a Architekten GmbH

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• November 29, 2013 • Comments (1)

A place for the whole family to come and bathe – the new F.3 family and recreational aquatic centre in Fellbach has something to offer everyone. The combined baths were opened on 15th September 2013. 4a Architekten have transferred the three separate areas – the sports area with indoor pool and open-air pool, the adventure pool […]

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Star House \ AGI architects

Star House \ AGI architects

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• November 13, 2013 • Comments (1)

AGI architects designed the Star House in Bnaider, Kuwait. Nestled into the landscape, this beach house blends with the natural topography of the coastline of Kuwait. It slowly unfolds itself to the visitor, as it is approached from the desert. Upon entry, one gets glimpses of the sea whilst going down to the public space […]

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