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Posts tagged as 'Architecture'

Mon 2.9.

Smart student flat by Tengbom Architects (SE)

Posted by Walter Phillips on 02.09.2013 - Tagged as: , ,

Smart student flat by Tengbom Architects

Smart student flat by Tengbom Architects

A student flat designed by Tengbom Architects, only 10 meters square, is currently being exhibited at the Virserum Art Museum in the county Småland, Sweden.

 

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Kö-Bogen office and retail complex by Daniel Libeskind

Kö-Bogen office and retail complex by Daniel Libeskind, photo: (c) Murphy Facade Studio

Currently under construction and scheduled to open later this year in October (2013), Kö-Bogen is a six-story 432,300-square-foot office and retail complex designed by Daniel Libeskind for downtown Düsseldorf that marks an important transition between urban space and landscape.

 

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Centre for Group Dynamics and Institutional Analysis by Dethier Architectures, photo: Serge Brison

Centre for Group Dynamics and Institutional Analysis by Dethier Architectures, photo: Serge Brison

Belgian architects Dethier Architectures were chosen to design a training facility for the Centre de dynamique des groupes et d’analyse institutionnelle (CDGAI) in Liège, a specialized training organization for professionals.

 

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Glazed Software Factory by HENN (DE)

Posted by Walter Phillips on 07.08.2013 - Tagged as: , ,

Glazed Software Factory by HENN

Glazed Software Factory by HENN

Germany’s HENN has won an architectural competition for an IT company’s new office building in Karlsruhe, Germany, the central theme of which is a ‘Glazed Software Factory’. “This is not only expressed in the external appearance of the new building but is also continued in the building structure and internal layout.” says HENN.

 

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Tue 6.8.

No Name Shop by Ayeneh Office (IR)

Posted by Walter Phillips on 06.08.2013 - Tagged as: , ,

No Name Shop by Ayeneh Office, photo: Farshid Nasrabadi

No Name Shop by Ayeneh Office, photo: Farshid Nasrabadi

“The experience of designing a shop without a specific use was a special one.” says Tehran-based architects Ayeneh Office. No Name Shop, located in the city of Isfahan-Najafabad south of Tehran, is an unusual project.

 

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Windhover Contemplative Center by Aidlin Darling Design

Windhover Contemplative Center by Aidlin Darling Design

Aidlin Darling’s design for The Windhover Contemplative Center on the campus of Stanford University in California used San Francisco Bay area artist Nathan Oliveira’s meditative Windhover paintings as inspiration for the one-story, 4,000 square foot spiritual retreat.

 

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Fri 2.8.

Northcote Design Studio by Assemble (AU)

Posted by Walter Phillips on 02.08.2013 - Tagged as: ,

Northcote Design Studio by Assemble

Northcote Design Studio by Assemble

The main feature of architecture and design firm Assemble’s studio in Northcote, a suburb of Melbourne, Australia, is the ceiling, a geometric form comprising triangular, origami-inspired folds of timber battens that conceals pipes, ductwork and more.

 

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Thu 1.8.

2013 Hello Wood art camp (HU)

Posted by Walter Phillips on 01.08.2013 - Tagged as: , ,

Hello Wood 2013, jury-prize winner Poliphony, "The architects created a place where our senses spring back to life and where our hearing, touching, smelling and moving melt into one whole experience that creates an intense connection between poeple and nature."

Hello Wood 2013, jury-prize winner Poliphony, “The architects created a place where our senses spring back to life and where our hearing, touching, smelling and moving melt into one whole experience that creates an intense connection between poeple and nature.” Photo: Kékesi Donát.

The 2013 edition of Hello Wood, a multidisciplinary art camp where well-known and recognized experts and artists share their knowledge with talented students, this year gave 120 young designers and architects the opportunity to work with the field’s best international minds in order to rediscover the significance of vanishing human connections.

 

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