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Daoíz y Velarde Cultural Centre \ Rafael de La-Hoz

Daoíz y Velarde Cultural Centre \ Rafael de La-Hoz

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• February 13, 2014 • Comments (0)

The architect Rafael de La-Hoz completes the Daoíz y Velarde Cultural Centre. As part of the Daoiz y Verlarde complex of former barracks the objective is to preserve the architecture; a representative sample of Madrid’s industrial and military heritage. From the start, the idea was to respect the basic geometry of the existing building, as […]

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Germaine de Capuccini \ Imaginarq

Germaine de Capuccini \ Imaginarq

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• February 7, 2014 • Comments (0)

Germaine de Capuccini wanted to have a referent place in Madrid for showing the professional skincare brand. Germaine de Capuccini ask us to design a space to be “a new concept where excellence and professionalism are put at the service of professional skincare. In Kirei Institute of Germaine de Capuccini beauty professionals can enjoy with […]

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vertical emptiness (volume of strings) by Onishi Yasuaki in Fukuoka Art Museum

vertical emptiness (volume of strings) by Onishi Yasuaki in Fukuoka Art Museum

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• February 7, 2014 • Comments (0)

The works of Onishi Yasuaki – vertical emptiness (volume of strings) is now exhibited in Fukuoka Art Museum. Yasuaki Onishi uses rope, glue line and crystallized urea for his installation. The rope makes huge mesh bowl structure from the ceiling. He dripping glue through it, and vertical thin glue line is connecting our ground. Crystallized […]

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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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Rowing High Performance Centre \ Alvaro Andrade & MPT

Rowing High Performance Centre \ Alvaro Andrade & MPT

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• January 19, 2014 • Comments (1)

Joao Morgado shared with us his recent photography of the Rowing High Performance Centre. Designed by Alvaro Andrade, in coordination with MPT, the Rowing High Performance Centre in Pocinho is located in one of the most beautiful and idyllic valleys in the world – the Douro valley – one of the places of choice for […]

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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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The Hotel at the end of the Earth \ Architect Todd Saunders

The Hotel at the end of the Earth \ Architect Todd Saunders

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• January 11, 2014 • Comments (6)

The Fogo Island Inn is a five star hotel and art gallery designed by Saunders Architecture. The newly open Inn is situated on the rugged coast of Newfoundland, Canada. The 29 guest rooms all face the ocean and look onto the fishing grounds that originally attracted people to Fogo Island centuries ago. The restaurant at […]

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Museum of Cycladic Art \ Kois associated architects

Museum of Cycladic Art \ Kois associated architects

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• January 9, 2014 • Comments (1)

Kois associated architects were asked from the patrons of the Museum of Cycladic Art (MCA) to present a proposal for the redesign of the museum’s public image, enhancement of its urban presence and degree of public interaction. STRATEGY MCA is situated in the very center of Athens, where public open space is scare and the […]

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Let them eat CAKE cafe \ LK Architects

Let them eat CAKE cafe \ LK Architects

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• January 4, 2014 • Comments (0)

The cafe enriches a neighbourhood of cafes and restaurants in the Pafos centre. A conversion of an abandoned kebab house, it is the first of its kind, a combination of cafe and patisserie. A projecting strip meanders on the left wall, uninterrupted by glass. It is meant to house art exhibitions, cafe signage and other […]

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Urban Townhome Model in Toronto \ Cecconi Simone

Urban Townhome Model in Toronto \ Cecconi Simone

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• December 21, 2013 • Comments (1)

This 840 s.f. model by Cecconi Simone represents a community of urban residences envisioned for Downtown West, Toronto. Conceived around the principals of Active House, a Danish movement committed to healthy and sustainable interior environments, the model brings to life a complete townhome ground-floor. The show space features an open-plan live–cook–dine area centered on a […]

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