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Uber Headquarters by SHoP Architects with Studio O+A, image: ©SHoP Architects PC

Uber Headquarters by SHoP Architects with Studio O+A, image: ©SHoP Architects PC

New York based SHoP Architects, with Studio O+A, have been chosen to design transportation network company Uber’s new headquarters in the Mission Bay neighborhood of San Francisco.

 

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Thu 20.8.

House Sperone by Studio Metrocubo (HR)

Posted by Walter Phillips on 20.08.2015 - Tagged as: ,

House Sperone by Studio Metrocubo, photo: Jan Stojkovic

House Sperone by Studio Metrocubo, photo: Jan Stojkovic

Located within the medieval city walls of Novigrad, Croatia, on the coast of the Adriatic sea, House Sperone by Studio Metrocubo makes the most of its seaside site.

 

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LTD-1 Office Building by Pysall Architekten, photo: © Jens Willebrand

LTD-1 Office Building by Pysall Architekten, photo: © Jens Willebrand

The building forms the first step in a special urban pattern. The form of the boomerang-shaped building leaves an open, transitional space from the street to the rear green area, with direct sunlight into and distant views from every office. (text by Pysall Architekten)

 

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The golden-bronze roof structure of Pulkovo Airport shimmers magnificently; the folded structures seem reminiscent of expressionist architecture; photo: Yuri Molodkovets

The golden-bronze roof structure of Pulkovo Airport shimmers magnificently; the folded structures seem reminiscent of expressionist architecture; photo: Yuri Molodkovets

Ever since Norman Foster’s game-changing Stansted Airport was completed almost 25 years ago, it’s been full throttle for London’s high-tech architects, with their aviation-celebrating terminals around the globe themselves been celebrated for their progressive, aspirational designs. (by Klaus Leuschel)

 

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UK Pavilion by Wolfgang Buttress, photo: courtesy of UKTI

UK Pavilion by Wolfgang Buttress, photo: courtesy of UKTI

The 2015 Milan Expo brings together 145 participating nations under the theme “Feeding the Planet: Energy for Life” from May – October 2015. The UK Pavilion highlights the decline of the world’s bee population focussing attention on the importance of pollination for food production. Visitors meander through an orchard, discover a wildflower meadow and enter ‘the Hive’, a sculpture which glows and hums, simulating conditions in a real beehive. The Pavilion reinterprets apiarian ecology as an immersive multisensory experience – a beautiful and profound encounter – leaving visitors with a lasting flavour of the British landscape.

 

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Thu 13.8.

Lapa Building by João Tiago Aguiar (PT)

Posted by Walter Phillips on 13.08.2015 - Tagged as: ,

Lapa Building by João Tiago Aguiar, photo: Fernando Guerra | FG+SG

Lapa Building by João Tiago Aguiar, photo: Fernando Guerra | FG+SG

João Tiago Aguiar’s Lapa Building project is about the mindful reconstruction of a building located in Lisbon’s historical city centre.

 

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Tue 11.8.

Cubo House by PHOOEY Architects (AU)

Posted by Walter Phillips on 11.08.2015 - Tagged as: ,

Cubo House by PHOOEY Architects, photo: Peter Bennetts Photographer

Cubo House by PHOOEY Architects, photo: Peter Bennetts Photographer

Australia’s PHOOEY Architects have transformed an existing double storey Victorian-era heritage-listed attached terrace house in Melbourne into a bespoke, sustainable home for a young family.

 

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Espacio Miguel Delibes by RAFAEL DE LA-HOZ Arquitectos, photo: Alfonso Quiroga

Espacio Miguel Delibes by RAFAEL DE LA-HOZ Arquitectos, photo: Alfonso Quiroga

Inaugurated with the name of the famous Castilian writer Miguel Delibes, the new building is erected on 6,000 square meters in the Avenida Pablo Iglesias of Alcobendas, one of the youngest areas of the city. This results from the express will of the developer to create an open and dynamic centre so as to generate a singular volumetry. (text by RAFAEL DE LA-HOZ Arquitectos)

 

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