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Posts filed under 'Architecture'

Thu 17.11.

Conservatorium Hotel by Piero Lissoni

Posted by Walter Phillips on 17.11.2016 - Tagged as:

Conservatorium Hotel by Piero Lissoni

Photographer: Amit Geron

 

The Conservatorium is set within a former music conservatory, a century-old redbrick landmark just up the road from Amsterdam’s boutique-lined P.C. Hooftstraat and directly opposite the Stedelijk Museum.

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Wed 16.11.

Hotel Kyriad Bercy by Mosa

Posted by Walter Phillips on 16.11.2016 - Tagged as:

Hotel Kyriad Bercy by Mosa
Located in Paris’s twelfth arrondissement, the Hotel Kyriad Bercy has just finished refurbishing its communal areas, all of which have been skilfully redesigned by the Paris-based firm of architects 2A & Azoulay.

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Tue 15.11.

Mayfair House by Squire and Partners

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Mayfair House by Squire and Partners

Photographer: Gareth Gardner

This project comprises a private house situated within the Mayfair Conservation Area, which was granted planning consent by Westminster Council in November 2009.

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Mon 14.11.

House Pibo by Oyo Architects

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House Pibo by Oyo Architects

Photographer: Cafeine

This family house designed by OYO is the result of a close collaboration between client and architect. OYO was given carte blanche, which opened the possibility to focus on an ecological and compact building from the start. Unlike most single family houses in Belgium OYO started with the idea of positioning the living rooms on top of the bedrooms.

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Fri 11.11.

Bolton East by Naturehumaine

Posted by Walter Phillips on 11.11.2016

Bolton East by Naturehumaine

Photographer: Adrien Williams

Having bought a beautiful plot of wooded land in Quebec’s Eastern Townships, the client dreamt of building a country house that would be in perfect symbiosis with its natural environment. This rugged, sloped site came to a natural plateau just below its highest point, becoming the perfect location to erect the house.

 

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Architect Designers Modern: Italian Icons

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Architect Designers Modern: Italian Icons

© Courtesy of Atelier Mendini

A mixture of poetry and know-how, technical expertise and feeling, research and instinct. The skills transferred from pen to paper, ending in the hands of a skilled craftsman who will mould the next icon. That is what as known as timeless and internationally renowned Italian design. (text by TLmag)

 

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Thu 10.11.

Church San Giovanni Battista by Mario Botta

Posted by Walter Phillips on 10.11.2016 - Tagged as:

Church San Giovanni Battista by Mario Botta

Photographer: Enrico Cano

In 1986 an avalanche overwhelmed the small village of Mogno, Maggia Valley. The church San Giovanni Battista rises up on the site of the small 17th-century homonymous chapel and, though it preserves the relatively modest dimensions, it introduces a new image and a new language.

 

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Wed 9.11.

Invisible Border by Mad Architects

Posted by Walter Phillips on 09.11.2016

Invisible Border

Photographer: Moreno Maggi

“Architects usually creates borders by defining spaces – what is inside and outside, what is nature and the artificial – but today’s society already has too many invisible borders. As architects we should instead focus on how can we blur those borders and encourage interaction across them” – Ma Yansong

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