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Savills' "Katanga" Holiday Home

Savills’ “Katanga” Holiday Home

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• November 16, 2012 • Comments (0)

A new 5,000 sq ft beachside home in Poole, Dorset is being offered by Savills, presented in a contemporary style with luxury guest facilities and a carefully engineered design aimed at waterfront living. The home also features direct access to the beach and a 40ft mooring. At a glance The house comprises: Ground floor: reception […]

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MET Studio creates EDF brand experience exhibit for the London 2012 Games

MET Studio creates EDF brand experience exhibit for the London 2012 Games

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• September 16, 2012 • Comments (0)

Leading experiential design agency MET Studio has created an exciting 3D brand experience exhibit for EDF, the official partner of and electricity supplier to the Olympic and Paralympic Games, housed in a purpose-built Pavilion (designed by architects Schmidhuber) within the London 2012 Olympic Park. MET Studio joined a team of leading European creatives on the […]

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Ty Pren Eco-House \ Feilden Fowles

Ty Pren Eco-House \ Feilden Fowles

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• August 6, 2012 • Comments (0)

Situated in the midst of the Brecon Beacons, South Wales, this new build house was designed as an exemplar model of sustainable domestic architecture. It combines a passive solar design strategy, locally sourced materials and a vernacular form. The site lies within a conservation area and Green Field site on the border of the Brecon […]

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Aqua at Dover Street Market \ Zaha Hadid

Aqua at Dover Street Market \ Zaha Hadid

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• August 1, 2012 • Comments (0)

Dover Street Market has commissioned Zaha Hadid to design a site-specific installation to be showcased in their London store during the 2012 Olympic Games. Entitled “Aqua”, the concept references the formal language of Hadid’s renowned London Aquatics Centre. Designing for Dover Street Market is an exciting opportunity to install a piece inspired by the fluid […]

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11 Baker Street \ Squire and Partners

11 Baker Street \ Squire and Partners

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• July 14, 2012 • Comments (1)

Squire and Partners has completed a mixed use development occupying an entire urban block facing Baker Street, London W1. The scheme comprises a strongly modelled concrete and glass office building addressing Baker Street, and two predominantly brick residential buildings to the rear which flank a private courtyard garden. The office building was constructed using a hybrid […]

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King's Cross Picnic \ Squire and Partners

King’s Cross Picnic \ Squire and Partners

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• July 12, 2012 • Comments (2)

An urban installation as part of the London Festival of Architecture A neglected cut-through in King’s Cross was transformed into an inviting picnic garden this weekend, in response to a brief set by the London Festival of Architecture to transform a forgotten corner of King’s Cross into a space for people to enjoy. The large […]

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Fitzroy Farm \ SHH

Fitzroy Farm \ SHH

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• April 7, 2012 • Comments (0)

A 13,000 sq ft new-build modernist house, located within the Highgate Conservation Area and designed by architects SHH, has now started on site, with completion due in Summer 2012. The scheme, called ‘Fitzroy Farm’, is located on a 0.45 hectare site bordering Hampstead Heath and was approved by the Camden Planning Committee without a single […]

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Paddington Penthouse \ SHH

Paddington Penthouse \ SHH

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• March 31, 2012 • Comments (0)

A Penthouse in Paddington becomes ‘Hotel-at-Home’ for International Family After purchasing the 14th and 15th floors of a new development adjacent to Paddington Basin, together with a roof terrace, the private owner of the empty shell duplex space commissioned renowned London architects and designers SHH to transform it into a luxurious, cool and contemporary penthouse, […]

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Dual City Summer Sessions: Milan + Barcelona

Dual City Summer Sessions: Milan + Barcelona

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• February 28, 2012 • Comments (0)

University of the Arts London offers a range of Dual City Summer Courses that begin at either Chelsea College of Art & Design or Wimbledon College of Art and end in either Milan or Barcelona! The Dual City Summer Sessions began in 2006 as a range of practical art and design courses that commence in […]

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Stratton Street \ Squire and Partners

Stratton Street \ Squire and Partners

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• February 14, 2012 • Comments (0)

BUILDING The original Victorian building at 8 Stratton Street was built in 1871 in the Free Gothic Revival style, and is Grade II listed. This project combines the listed building with its neighbour at No 9 Stratton Street, to provide the UK headquarters for an umbrella organisation based in the Middle East, operating a number […]

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