Slice House / Alhumaidhi Architects

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Text description provided by the architects. The project is located in Al-Adiliyah, Kuwait with a plot area of 1000 m2. The rectangular plot has neighbors to the east and south in addition to a pedestrian alley way along its longer northern edge. The shorter street frontage on the western side benefits from a community garden across the street.

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The massing looks like a slice of cake- a triangular wedge inserted into the plot and angled to maximize privacy away from neighbors to the east and from across the pedestrian alley on its northern edge. The angled edge also subtly orients the homes views and main frontage towards the garden across the street.

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Inseed / SWING

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  • Architects: SWING
  • Location: 1-9-10, Kozu, Chuo-ku, Osaka-shi, Osaka-fu, Japan
  • Architect In Charge: Dai Kanayama, Ryusuke Anezaki
  • Area: 159.87 m2
  • Project Year: 2017
  • Photographs: Yoshiyuki Hirai (1-19), SWING (20-24)
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Text description provided by the architects. This co-working space for our Malaysian client is aimed to be a hub in Japan for their friends and co-workers to drop by on business trips, as well as a private office for them.

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Taking advantage of the unique layout of the building under the given conditions, we divided it into three areas : “Reception & Library”, “Meeting room” and “Co-working & Party room”.

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Balancing between relaxing and working is what we considered the most as it is supposed to be used for a long period of time in a day. By using black-and-white as its key color scheme and keeping

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J House / Spaces Architects@ka

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  • Architects: Spaces Architects@ka
  • Location: New Delhi, India
  • Lead Architect: Kapil Aggarwal
  • Design Team: Kapil Aggarwal, Pawan Sharma, Praveen Sharma
  • Area: 5000.0 ft2
  • Project Year: 2017
  • Photographs: Bharat Aggarwal
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Text description provided by the architects. J House is a weekend home, located in Delhi, with plot area of 1800 sq.ft. The house is designed in a contemporary style of architecture with a lot of open spaces to ensure visual connectivity between all the floors and allows an abundant inflow of natural light and air.

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The designing has been done considering client's brief who wanted a distinctive but a simple family abode. So we visualized the house as an expression of Indian modern and contemporary architecture with a minimal material palette.

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The residence is located in an urban context, having a strategically planned outward looking interior space with

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Hamonic + Masson Architects Awarded Project in Imagine Angers Competition

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Courtesy of Luxigon Courtesy of Luxigon France-based Hamonic + Masson Architects has been selected as one of the winners for the Imagine Angers Competition, which asked teams to propose innovative designs to be built on one of six different sites in the town of Angers, France. The winning teams were announced by the mayor of Angers at MIPIM, a real estate conference, held in Cannes. Other participating architects include Manuelle Gautrand, Steven Holl, Duncan Lewis, XTU, Sou FUJIMOTO and OXO architects. 
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Hamonic + Masson Architects’ project, called Metamorphose, on one of the larger sites called the Quai Saint-Serge, responded to the need for a revitalization of this industrial zone which would transform the area into a dynamic and lively neighborhood.

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Their 24,000 square meter design contains apartments, a sports center with a rock climbing wall and gym, a restaurant, offices,

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SCAU Architectes to Design Vegetated Stadium in Paris

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Courtesy of SCAU architecture Courtesy of SCAU architecture France-based SCAU Architectes has proposed their design for a new stadium project to be built on the outskirts of Paris. The site, which is located at the edge of a forest in Clamart, France, inspired the team to create a design that extends the forest by covering the stadium in a green mass of vegetation. 
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The green façade allows for skylights and light channels combined with the mirrored glass surfaces to flood light into the interior spaces. From both the interior and the exterior, visitors can see the forest, various sports matches, and the sky. At night, the space illuminates and the mirroring effect is reversed.

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In order to preserve views of the forest, SCAU placed the building in the natural slope of the site. The main programs, including a bowling alley, game room, gymnasium, athletics

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The Albany / RKD Architects

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  • Structural: Eireng Consulting Engineers
  • Quantity Surveyor: KMCS Cost Consultants
  • M&E Engineers: Ramsay Cox & Associates
  • Contractor: Halton Construction
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Text description provided by the architects. In the front lawn of a Regency villa, the new home is a modernist pavilion, re-interpreting the seaside villa. Visually distinct, utilising an eclectic mix of materials and interventions to navigate its spectacular aspect, the design is deferential to its surrogate neighbour. Recessed to one corner of the site, the existing residence retains views through the site and Howth beyond, while the new structure frames new vistas across Dublin Bay.

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The site has been considerably lowered, forming a garden of seclusion and privacy, accessible from all bedrooms. The upper level is transparent, open plan and sub-divisible, continually retaining a visual relationship

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Los Angeles Is Painting the Streets White (Again), and Your City Might Be Next

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According to the Washington Post, CoolSeal was originally used by the military to conceal grounded airplanes from spy aircraft

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What Makes a City Livable to You?

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Mercer released their annual list of the Most Livable Cities in the World last month. The list ranks 231 cities based on factors such as crime rates, sanitation, education and health standards, with Vienna at #1 and Baghdad at #231. There’s always some furor over the results, as there ought to be when a city we love does not make the top 20, or when we see a city rank highly but remember that one time we visited and couldn’t wait to leave.

To be clear, Mercer is a global HR consultancy, and their rankings are meant to serve the multinational corporations that are their clients. The list helps with relocation packages and remuneration for their employees. But a company’s first choice on where to send their workers is

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V&A Museum along Exhibition Road. Image © Keshia Badalge
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Bank of Canada Headquarters Renewal / Perkins+Will

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  • Architects: Perkins+Will
  • Location: Ottawa, ON, Canada
  • Lead Architects: Andrew Frontini, Matt Johnston, D’Arcy Arthurs, Joseph T. Connell, Lara Leskaj
  • Area: 835000.0 ft2
  • Project Year: 2017
  • Photographs: doublespace photography
  • Landscape Architect: DTAH
  • Heritage Consultant: EVOQ Architecture
  • Construction Management: PCL Construction
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Text description provided by the architects. In the heart of Canada’s capital, the iconic Bank of Canada stands boldly in Ottawa’s Parliamentary District. In January 2012, Perkins+Will was awarded the commission to transform the operations, space and working culture of one of Canada’s finest institutions. Perkins+Will revitalized a proud piece of Arthur Erikson’s architectural heritage by creating a re-energized workplace and world-class headquarters for the Bank. The revitalization thoughtfully injects a new era of sustainability, energy efficiency, data and seismic technology inside the workplace, bank building, and mirrored twin towers. 

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Introducing a contemporary architectural vocabulary, the new civic plaza

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These Balancing Boulders Are Just the Destresser You Needed

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Architecture requires patience. Seeing a building through from initial sketches to the first occupant is a process that in most cases takes years, sometimes decades. The various details required throughout the building process at times can be stressful, but the end result is nearly always worth the struggle. The finished form reflects the decisions made throughout the process, and thus becomes a contributing member to the surrounding environment. If you are at the point in the process where you need a quick destresser, take a moment and watch land artist Pontus Jansson work his magic. The Swedish artist uses boulders and the surrounding nature to create balancing works of art.
Jansson's art form emulates a divine connection between patience, nature and stillness. While the images and videos of the "balances" from Jansson's
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Emil Garleanu / Ion Popusoi + Bogdan Preda

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  • Construction Manager: Tecton Trust, Brasov
  • Engineers: Mihai Stoica
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Text description provided by the architects. For a better relationship with the sloping site (26 degrees), the building retracts dynamically in steps on each level, asymmetrically, offering each apartment a spacious terrace in front. From the site, there is a panoramic view of the old city and mountains behind. The volume is decomposed through a series of horizontal and vertical joints, in relation to topography, panorama, and optimal orientation. while maintaining the unitary character of the composition.

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The facade of the city skyline is completely glazed, while the side and back facades cut fragments from the landscape. The base of the building, contains technical space and parking, remaining opaque

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Capital Gate / RMJM

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  • Architects: RMJM
  • Location: Abu Dhabi - United Arab Emirates
  • Architect In Charge: Jeff Schofield, Senior Design Architect & Neil van der Veen, Associate Director
  • Area: 53100.0 m2
  • Project Year: 2011
  • Quantity Surveyor : Hanscomb
  • Project Architect : Tony Archibold
  • Glass Manufacturer : Cardinal Glass
  • Lightning Services : DPA Lightng Consultants
  • Steelworks : Eversendai
  • Mep : ETA
  • Kitchen/Dining : Tricon
  • Furniture/Finishings : Marwan Furnishings Dubai
  • Artwork/Accessories : Arte Vivo
  • Project Managers : Mace
  • Façade Consultant : Waagner Biro
  • Hotel Interior Design Consultant : RPW
  • Ground Floor Interior Design Consultant : U+A Architects
  • Ground Floor Lobby Chandelier : Lasvit
  • Landscaping Consultant : Al Khatib Crackneli
  • Client : ADNEC
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Text description provided by the architects. The Capital Gate ‘Feature Tower’ is an iconic development located on the exhibition site of the greater ADNEC masterplan. The tower is distinguished by a dramatic steel and glass facade with

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Office at #15 / Biome Environmental Solutions

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  • Consultants: B.V.Ravindranath and SAI eemagineering
  • Contractors: Sri Vidya constructions
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Text description provided by the architects. The office for Biome is built over an older building. The owners had found the use of the upper floor to be redundant for them and were seeking to rent it out. An additional floor was added for this purpose. The project presented an opportunity to apply and test some new ideas in space, technique and material. 

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Given that a floor was to be added to an older foundation, the additions were kept as light as possible. The use of steel columns for support and metal roofs was guided by this rationale. This also allowed for

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Cliff House / Leuschke Kahn Architects

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Text description provided by the architects. The design of this home was a direct response to its site, being south facing and on a steep bluff overlooking Hobson Bay, a city fringe suburb of Auckland, New Zealand. “It had great views back to the city, and my client asked to be able to stand in her kitchen and see the Sky Tower,” says architect, Paul Leuschke. The issue was there was no building platform. “It was a delicate exercise in making the most of a not-so-favorable site facing the wrong way [for the sun] and on a cliff, plus achieving a degree of separation from its neighbors.” says the architect.

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Following some substantial remedial work during

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Funktion Design Studio / Funktion Design

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  • Architects: Funktion Design
  • Location: Bengaluru, Karnataka, India
  • Lead Architect: Madhusudhan Sridhar
  • Design Team: Monika Revankar, Pradhan Biddappa, Haridas
  • Area: 3000.0 ft2
  • Project Year: 2017
  • Photographs: Adarsha R
  • Structural Design: Manjunath and Company
  • Fabricator: Jayanth
  • Contractor: Dalavai Infrastructure
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Text description provided by the architects. Building an office and studio for one’s own architecture practice is a challenging and an exciting prospect at the same time. When Funktion Design set out to build their own studio, they wanted to bring to the fore, a strong conceptual ideation and structural exploration that they have hallmarked in all their projects to date. The layout accommodating Funktion Design is a South facing site, 40 feet x 40 feet in dimension and located in a bustling residential area of Sanjaynagar, Bangalore characterized by dense low rise housing with very little distance between adjoining buildings.

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21 Peter Doherty Street / COX Architecture

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Text description provided by the architects. The 21 Peter Doherty Street multi-residential project is part of the Boggo Rd Urban Village master planned precinct. It provides a total of 64 apartments over 5-storeys in a mixture of 1, 2 and 3-Bed options. Car spaces are wholly concealed within basements and it boasts a substantial private roof terrace with stunning views over the heritage listed gaol to the city skyline.

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The project aspires to create a sub-tropical language for this scale of residential typology which avoids the ‘double stacking’ of apartments around a stagnant internal circulatory corridor. The scale of the development has been broken down by dividing the mass into three separate ‘wings’, each served by external circulation.

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VRV40 House / Estudio erre

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  • Architects: Estudio erre
  • Location: Guadalajara, Mexico
  • Architects In Charge: Erick Warren / René Sandoval
  • Area: 348.0 m2
  • Project Year: 2015
  • Photographs: Marcos García
  • Construction: WARU
  • Structure: Cautin
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Text description provided by the architects. Developed from a typical residential area in the city of Guadalajara, starts from a commission to create a commercial exercise, being able to obtain the certain capacity to distinguish from the other residences around. The typical program of a residence is reflected in the floor plans, the decision to exclude the service areas to the basement was taken to create more generous spaces in the private areas of the house.

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The main access is situated on the west side of the house to take advantage of the lateral restriction, providing greater hierarchy and presence to the main access, covered with

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Construction of Heatherwick’s Pier 55 is Underway (Again)

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The $170 million Pier 55 was designed by Thomas Heatherwick’s studio to be a lush undulating landscape, raised atop 300 mushroom-shaped concrete columns placed 186 feet off of the Hudson River shoreline. Functioning as both an outdoor performance venue, a marine sanctuary for striped bass, and a guard for the city against

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VINT / Hype Studio

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  • Architect: Hype Studio
  • Location: Rua Plácido de Castro, 1063 - Exposição, Caxias do Sul - RS, 95084-100, Brazil
  • Authors: Maurício Santos (Architect in Charge), Luísa Konzen (Coordination), Fernando Balvedi, Jean Grivot
  • Team: Luis Bonilla, Naiara Braghirolli, Paulo Cesar Gónzales, Gabriel Johansson, Luciana Stinieski Pires, Belisa Peres, Taís Bühler, Bianca Antunes, Leandro Cavalheiro, Acad. Arq. Davi Castro, Ândrio Vicari, Alexandre Höllermann, Marina Varante
  • Area: 8754.0 m2
  • Project Year: 2017
  • Photographs: Marcelo Donadussi
  • Structure: Raiz Engenheiros Associados
  • Mep: CM Engenharia
  • Ppci: Ruy Alberto Bueno
  • Air Conditioning: Medeiros Engenharia
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Text description provided by the architects. VINT building is located at a quiet street in a highly valued residential area of ​​Caxias do Sul-RS, Brazil. The lot faces south, thus opposed to the sun path in the south hemisphere. Tall buildings surround all its sides, including the back. With little direct sunlight at a region that is cold for the

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BIG, OMA, and MVRDV Among Shortlisted Firms for Melbourne Landmark Competition

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via Southbank by Beulah via Southbank by Beulah The shortlist for a new landmark project in Melbourne has been announced, comprising award-winning global architects such as Bjarke Ingels Group, MVRDV, and OMA. For the “Southbank by Beulah” mixed-use development, the shortlisted architects will engage in a design competition working in collaboration with local Australian firms, each producing a design proposal for Melbourne’s BMW Southbank site. With an end value in excess of $2 billion, Southbank by Beulah will be the first large-scale private project adhering to the Australian Institute of Architecture guidelines, while the design competition will be chaired by a jury of seven regarded individuals from academic, architectural, property and government sectors. Award-winning architects featuring in the shortlist include Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG) in collaboration with Fender KatsalidisCoop Himmelb(l)au with Architectus, MAD Architects with Elenberg Fraser, MVRDV with Woods BagotOMA with Conrad Gargett, and UNStudio with Cox
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