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Maracon Housing | Localarchitecture

Maracon Housing | Localarchitecture

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• December 5, 2009 • Comments (3)

In Maracon, Switzerland, it is a beautiful and contemporary house by Swiss architectural practice Localarchitecture sitting in the Swiss countryside, it was designed to respect the morphology and scale of the other constructions in the village. The project is inspired from traditional architectural forms and codes and is reinterpreted to the use of the building […]

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Aramco Overseas Company | GROUP A

Aramco Overseas Company | GROUP A

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• November 19, 2009 • Comments (1)

Dutch architect GROUP A recently has completed the interior design project for Aramco Overseas Company. + Project information courtesy of GROUP A The Aramco Overseas Company head office has recently moved into their new accommodation in The Hague. The new office, housed in an existing building from the eighties, needed to be fully refurbished. Following […]

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Bondi to Bronte Coast Walk Extension | ASPECT Studios

Bondi to Bronte Coast Walk Extension | ASPECT Studios

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• November 9, 2009 • Comments (1)

Australian landscape design firm ASPECT Studios has completed the Bondi to Bronte Coast Walk Extension in Calga Reserve & Waverley Cemetery, Sydney NSW Australia. The walk has been designed to traverse the cemetery by elevating the boardwalk above the Eastern cliff tops, this is to minimize the damage to the cemetery monuments and heritage walls […]

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FFAT House | Arquitectos Anónimos

FFAT House | Arquitectos Anónimos

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• November 6, 2009 • Comments (1)

Portugal-based Arquitectos Anónimos has designed the FFAT House located in Vila Nova Gaia, Portugal. two criteria led to the final solution: on the one hand, by using the urban plan statutory regulations restricting the perimeter and the possible location of the building; and on the other hand by manipulation of the interior space in relation […]

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NG House | Arquitectos Anónimos

NG House | Arquitectos Anónimos

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• November 5, 2009 • Comments (5)

The NG House in St. Tirso, Portugal was designed by Arquitectos Anónimos to sit on the existing stone wall, the house is finished in wooden skin and full glass at both sides, creating a beautiful contrast on the materials. + Architectural concept courtesy of Arquitectos Anónimos Sometimes we dig up foundations only to cover them […]

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BSBO School | VBM architecten

BSBO School | VBM architecten

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• November 1, 2009 • Comments (0)

VBM architects has designed the BSBO School in Halmaalweg Sint-Truiden, Belgium. The school was built to take care of mentally handicapped and autistic children, this is the good attempt of the randomized openings on the elevation which is the result of the program to stimulate the visual sensitivity of the children. + Project description courtesy […]

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Coffou Cottage | Brininstool + Lynch

Coffou Cottage | Brininstool + Lynch

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• October 31, 2009 • Comments (1)

Coffou Cottage in Michigan City, Indiana, USA, was designed by Chicago-based Brininstool + Lynch with a simple structural system, and was enhanced by a horizontal wood rain screen of Western Red Cedar to privatize the entry sequence on the North, and a wall of operable glass on the South. + Project description courtesy of Brininstool […]

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Bar House | Peter Gluck & Partners

Bar House | Peter Gluck & Partners

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• October 21, 2009 • Comments (0)

Bar House by New York based architectural firm Peter Gluck & Partners is located on a deep narrow valley, bounded by a river on one edge and a road on the other. The geometrical form designed to give a sense of floating across the valley, while providing the best view to the valley from the […]

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Galileo Apartments Building | Pascal Arquitectos

Galileo Apartments Building | Pascal Arquitectos

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• October 17, 2009 • Comments (0)

Mexico city based architect Pascal Arquitectos has designed the Galileo Apartments Building located in Polanco, Mexico. The combination of materials are used to achieve the degree of privacy to the residential units, meanwhile creating the variation of pattern on the facade. it’s façade achieves transparency and at the same time privacy by combining different cristal, […]

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House Zafiro | Francisco J. del Corral del Campo

House Zafiro | Francisco J. del Corral del Campo

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• October 3, 2009 • Comments (2)

Spanish architect Francisco J. del Corral del Campo recently has completed the semi-detached house – House Zafiro located in Huetor – Vega, Granada, Spain. Next to the low-lands (Vega) of Granada, still a rural zone with spread constructions, we propose a volumetric disintegration as an answer to the compact volumes of the new housing placed […]

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