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Sfera Building by Claesson Koivisto Rune

September 13, 2010

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Stefa Building a cultural center in Gion, which contains an art gallery, a design store, a music store and art books, restaurants, offices and a cafe.   Sfera Building Is the traditional Gion district of Kyoto. The century-old wooden houses share a typical feature: the shutters, made of bamboo, wood and rice paper. We wanted […]

Mellat Park Cineplex by Fluid Motion Consulting Architects

September 13, 2010

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Via:homvaganza   Cineplex Mellat Park is located in the municipality of Tehran in Iran in March , located in an area of 6000 square meters, has been designed and built at the southeast corner of the park Mellat . Mellat Park Cineplex With a total area of 15.400 square meters, this project includes rooms ” […]

Dubai’s Wave Tower is a Spiraling “Seascraper”

September 13, 2010

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By Andrew Michler,Via:inhabitat.com  This soaring Wave Tower has been dubbed a “seascraper” for its planned proximity to the waterfront of downtown Dubai. Conceived by A-Cero, the design saves energy with a unique skin and incorporates green zones within to filter the air and boost the living quality of the 92-floor building. The Wave Tower is […]

An Artists Crib : Inviting Summer Home in Sweden

September 13, 2010

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Casa Barone was designed by Widjedal Racki Bergerhoff Architects and is a makeover of an old summer house located in Ingarö-Evlinge, Sweden. The major objective when rebuilding this place was to create outdoor areas for leisure and entertainment. With this in mind, the architects decided to place the main structure to the north, leaving the […]

Interview: Zigloo

September 13, 2010

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A truly new way to live – that is what Zigloo.ca is all about. Located in Victoria B.C., Canada, this small company uses shipping containers as architectural building blocks; the benefits of which are lowering our carbon footprint, saving our forests and doing it affordably. We spoke with Keith Dewey, owner and designer of zigloo.ca, […]

Vassilis Residence / VARDAstudio

September 13, 2010

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© Eleonora Katakinaite Architects: VARDAstudioLocation: Nicosia, CyprusProject Year: 2010Photographs: Eleonora Katakinaite The site is in Deftera, Nicosia. This specific site is an agricultural land where by planning laws you are only allowed to build one house. A very hilly, dry terrain all year round characterizes the plot. ground floor plan © Eleonora Katakinaite Studying the […]