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Mon 4.7.

VAKKO Headquarters and Power Media Center by REX (TR)

Posted by Malgorzata Stankiewicz on 04.07.2011 - Tagged as: , ,

VAKKO Headquarters and Power Media Center by REX: photo: ©Iwan Baan

The New York-based architectural practice REX has realised this VAKKO Headquarters and Power Media Center by utilising an old incomplete concrete hotel structure and incorporating it into this 9,100-square-meters state-of-the-art headquarters for the Turkish fashion house Vakko and a media centre for Power, its media sister-company. Located on the Asian side of Istanbul, the lustrous, highly-expressive building is formed from two stacked volumes and encompasses offices, showrooms, conference rooms, auditorium, museum, and dining hall as well as the television studios, radio production facilities, and screening rooms. (more…)

Médiathèque d’Anzin by Dominique Coulon Architecte

The Strasbourg based practice Dominique Coulon Architecte recently completed this new multimedia library in Anzin, a small city in the very north of France. The building’s facade is characterised by multifaceted openings, flaps and folds and large veils that reflect the light into the inside.