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DM2 Housing in Porto by OODA (PT)

Posted by Walter Phillips on 20.05.2014 - Tagged as: ,

DM2 Housing in Porto by OODA, photo: Joao Morgado - Architecture Photography

DM2 Housing in Porto by OODA, photo: Joao Morgado – Architecture Photography

Porto-based architectural office OODA renovated the The DM2 Building, a 20th century building in Porto’s downtown, converting it into 17 housing units for students and “young people in general”.

 

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Illustrative visualisation of the new Crystal Palace masterplan, on its original South London site. Images © ZhongRong Group

Illustrative visualisation of the new Crystal Palace masterplan, on its original South London site. Images © ZhongRong Group

One of most iconic architectural structures of the 19th century – London’s legendary Crystal Palace – is being reborn, with a host of international starchitects in the running to rethink it. Leading materials consultancy MATERIALS COUNCIL investigates the exciting possibilities this landmark project offers in terms both of material innovation and of cutting-edge building technologies.

 

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