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Seven Blocks / studio M architects

Seven Blocks / studio M architects

The site lies a few minutes away from a traditional shopping street, and is a short distance from where two main roads in Tokyo intersect.  The owner requested a new multi-family dwelling building that could be uniquely adapted to the dense urban...
architecture - 2018-08-15 19:42:54
Galaxen, Day-Care Center / Kullegaard

Galaxen, Day-Care Center / Kullegaard

The project encompasses construction of the new day-care center Galaxen, that is expected to accommodate 180 children divided between six groups of kindergarten children and three groups of nursery children as well as a staff group of about 35...
architecture - 2018-08-15 19:42:54
Temporary Home for Walk&Talk Festival / Mezzo Atelier

Temporary Home for Walk&Talk Festival / Mezzo Atelier

The pavilion we envisioned for Walk&Talk wants to override borders like the public art festival itself. We have created a completely permeable space that offers a ceiling and the necessary protection for its different functions. As in many of...
architecture - 2018-08-15 19:42:54


Saladaeng One / Openbox Architects

Saladaeng One / Openbox Architects

?Every block of stone has a statue inside it and it is the task of the sculptor to discover it. I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.?    -Michelangelo-
architecture - 2018-08-15 19:42:54
Lefortovo / buro5

Lefortovo / buro5

The layout of the apartment is quite often found in Moscow, two wings with rooms opposite each other and windows overlooking the two sides. There are different variations of the plan, but the principle is one: in the center, as a link, corridor -...
architecture - 2018-08-15 19:42:54
True North / Alain Carle Architecte

True North / Alain Carle Architecte

Artificial landscapes of the Saint Lawrence RiverThe project?s conceptual narrative for this private home is based on a critical analysis of its surrounding. The narrative calls for a broader approach to architecture as an unstable figure between...
architecture - 2018-08-15 19:42:54
UNStudio Named Winner of Landmark Melbourne Skyscraper Competition

UNStudio Named Winner of Landmark Melbourne Skyscraper Competition

UNStudio and Cox Architecture have officially been announced as the winners of Melbourne?s landmark Southbank Precinct overhaul. Selected from a range of high-profile offices, including BIG, OMA, and MAD, UNStudio\'s vision for the $2 billion...
architecture - 2018-08-15 19:42:54
Darling Harbour Public Realm / HASSELL

Darling Harbour Public Realm / HASSELL

The transformation of Darling Harbour in Sydney, Australia, is the city?s most significant urban renewal initiative in 20 years ? a once in a generation opportunity to remake a critical, central neighborhood. The harbor-side precinct is now home to...
architecture - 2018-08-15 19:42:54


Restaurant of Shade / NISHIZAWAARCHITECTS

Restaurant of Shade / NISHIZAWAARCHITECTS

Here, the tropical sunlight is so intense that we primarily recognize it as a physical hindrance, like the rain or the wind, before we consider it as an abstract existence in architecture. You can easily imagine its harshness when you see most of...
architecture - 2018-08-15 19:42:54
Who Cares About Restoring Heritage in Mérida, Mexico"

Who Cares About Restoring Heritage in Mérida, Mexico"

In his book The Right to the City (1968), Henri Lefebvre talks about ending the creation of spaces managed by the logic of profit, to launch a plan of "self-managed territory" that does not leave aside the "historical heritage,"...
architecture - 2018-08-15 19:42:54
The Deadly Genoa Bridge Collapse was Predicted, and Avoidable

The Deadly Genoa Bridge Collapse was Predicted, and Avoidable

39 people are now reported to have died following the collapse of the Morandi motorway bridge in Genoa, Italy. The incident happened on Tuesday 14th August, when one of the bridge?s structural components, comprising of pre-stressed concrete stays...
architecture - 2018-08-15 19:42:54
Ten Courtyard House / Atelier ZAI

Ten Courtyard House / Atelier ZAI

The project is located in a quiet hutong in Dongcheng District, Beijing. It was reconstructed from a quadrangle that was renovated in recent years. The facade has not changed. The refurbished building retains the original layout, it consists of two...
architecture - 2018-08-15 19:42:54
Sant Martí House / Francesc Rifé Studio

Sant Martí House / Francesc Rifé Studio

Located in a small valley of Vallés in Catalonia, this project of dwelling was reborn a few years ago with the creation of horse stable linked to the property. The starting point for the grand renovation was a three-floor building with...
architecture - 2018-08-15 19:42:54


Architecture and Homelessness: What Approaches Have We Seen"

Architecture and Homelessness: What Approaches Have We Seen"

In the last global survey undertaken by the United Nations in 2005, there were an estimated 100 million people who were homeless around the world and 1.6 billion who lived without adequate housing. This number has escalated in recent years;...
architecture - 2018-08-15 19:42:54
Innovation Lab / AIM Architecture

Innovation Lab / AIM Architecture

One of the biggest challenges for industries is keeping up with the pace of growth and innovation. China Resources Group is one of the largest Chinese conglomerates with a wide spread reach and a diversity of industries. 
architecture - 2018-08-15 19:42:54
Bahçeköy House  / Habif Architects

Bahçeköy House / Habif Architects

The house is designed for a young family of four, located in Bahçeköy, Istanbul. The main motive of our concept is to have capaciously open spaces for living areas and link the interior with the exterior  through large Windows and terraces.
architecture - 2018-08-15 19:42:54
Brick Walls: Tips on Treatment and Maintenance

Brick Walls: Tips on Treatment and Maintenance

Bricks have historically been the cornerstone of a wide array of living spaces, providing everything from enclosure and protection to the framework for letting in sunlight. Whether it be for their economic or aesthetic aspects in both...
architecture - 2018-08-15 19:42:54
MQ Houses / Altamarea arquitectura

MQ Houses / Altamarea arquitectura

This client bought 2 lots in a beach front condo with the idea of building 2 houses. The first one for his family and the second one as a guest house and for holidays rent. The architectural goal was making both houses share same style and...
architecture - 2018-08-15 19:42:54
V-Plan House / Studio B Architecture + Interiors

V-Plan House / Studio B Architecture + Interiors

This V-shaped parti delineates two structures containing separate owner and guest wings. The program is pushed to the property edges to screen adjacent neighbors and direct framed views to a large central courtyard and mountains beyond. The gabled...
architecture - 2018-08-15 19:42:54
Hall of the Starry Night & Sunflowers / Atelier DL

Hall of the Starry Night & Sunflowers / Atelier DL

In the past few years, I have seen van Gogh?s Starry Night and Sunflowers on separate occasions. At that time, I was not so touched ? perhaps my mood wasn?t set up quite right. Last year, when working on a renovation project, I revisited my...
architecture - 2018-08-14 19:34:54
Rambler Roof / Nefa Architects

Rambler Roof / Nefa Architects

To cover from an atmospheric condensation, to provide a shadow during the sunny summer and to give  an electric light during the dark night these are the essential functions needed for a man whose intention to smoke with comfort.
architecture - 2018-08-14 19:34:54
Desert Wash / Kendle Design Collaborative

Desert Wash / Kendle Design Collaborative

Desert wash. A home where the line between inside and out is so blurred that nature sometimes comes crawling into your room. Take a moment and watch the video on Desert Wash, a home designed by Kendle Design Collaborative. It will change your...
architecture - 2018-08-14 19:34:54
How is Burning Man Built"

How is Burning Man Built"

Ever wonder how Burning Man?s famous Black Rock City rises from the dust of the Nevada Desert every year" A video by vlogger Shalaco Sching offers an insight, documenting the process undertaken by the team of surveyors tasked with creating a...
architecture - 2018-08-14 19:34:54
Shuangxi Academy / Duoxiangjie Architectural Design

Shuangxi Academy / Duoxiangjie Architectural Design

There is an old saying goes like this: "Half of Chinese poets are in Hunan", which shows the most distinctive feature included in Hunan\'s culture, that is, "poetic". Such poetic feature can be reinterpreted by the unique...
architecture - 2018-08-14 19:34:54
South 5th Suttles Residence / Alterstudio Architecture

South 5th Suttles Residence / Alterstudio Architecture

The South 5th Street residence slips nonchalantly into the array of eclectic bungalows that line the streets of Austin?s Bouldin neighborhood. Here, a rare 25" Durand Oak and an unexpectedly steep escarpment created a powerful circumstance for...
architecture - 2018-08-14 19:34:54
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