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Well Hall : By maDA s.p.a.m.

November 2, 2010


Lantian, ChinamaDA s.p.a.m.Post By:Kitticoon Poopong Grafting New Roots: Qingyun Ma combines foreign and local elements in building a house in his family's native area. Photo © Sunny Chen In a country where high-rise development happens at high speed, architect Qingyun Ma is taking the opposite approach on a project you might describe as slow building. […]

Nora House : By Atelier Bow-Wow

October 30, 2010


Sendai, JapanAtelier Bow-Wow Post By:Kitticoon Poopong Drawing on tradition, Atelier Bow-Wow's Nora House revives Sendai's suburbs with a fresh approach to family living. Photo © Shinkenchiku-Sha Drawing on tradition, Atelier Bow-Wow’s Nora House revives Sendai’s suburbs with a fresh approach to family living. To the casual observer, Japan may seem slow in catching on to […]

Kessler Residence : By Robert M. Gurney, FAIA

October 19, 2010


Chevy Chase, Md.Robert M. Gurney, FAIA Post By:Kitticoon Poopong via:archrecord–By Ingrid Spencer Photo © Maxwell MacKenzie Traditional, romantic, and nostalgic are terms that come to mind when describing the architecture of the town of Chevy Chase, Maryland, just a few miles outside of Washington, D.C. But one particular house on a typical street in this […]