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Florida Polytechnic
 

Florida Polytechnic

Santiago Calatrava signed the master plan for the new Florida Polytechnic campus: a project that reflects the important role that the landscape plays in central Florida and creates an iconic structure.

 

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New Weiach Kindergarten
 

New Weiach Kindergarten

The new kindergarten in Weiach, Switzerland, commissioned to L3P Architekten, is a child-friendly circular space, realised from prefabricated wooden elements and characterized by a soft, colored facade.

 

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The fold and the shadow

Conservatoire Darius Milhaud designed by Japanese architect Kengo Kuma in Aix-en-Provence, is a monumental building using folded aluminum panels in the façade to emphasize the changing shadows during the day on the surface.

 

Architecture / Rafael A. Balboa, Ilze Paklone

Seoul: Towards a Meta-City
 

Seoul: Towards a Meta-City

“Seoul: Towards a Meta-City” – at Aedes – shows seven different ongoing projects in Seoul that demonstrate the new approach to the urban fabric of the city.

 

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Bottles’ Congress
 

Bottles’ Congress

For the Bottles’ Congress shop outside Braga, in northern Portugal, Tiago do Vale developed a modular display system that allows to treat each bottle as a unique product.

 

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The Subiaco Oval

Viewed from the street, this unassuming family home by Luigi Rosselli hides a secret: a cluster of interconnected pavilions with an oval courtyard garden at their centre.  

 

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Holcim Awards 2014
 

Holcim Awards 2014

Holcim Awards for Europe awarded three resilient projects in Austria, France and Italy that develop sophisticated responses to the challenges facing the building industry.

 

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ATG: A Walk In The Park
 

ATG: A Walk In The Park

Note Design Studios work for ATG’ office – a horse racing and betting company – takes inspiration from parkways and trails leading through a lush and dense forest to design an ingenious and accessible floor plan, easily understandable by both staff and visitors.

 

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ENDESA Condenser

The pavilion is a prototype that explores connections between parametric design, passive environmental strategies and local digital fabrication.

 

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Building domesticity
 

Building domesticity

The exhibition “Designing Home” offers a chance to think once more about the combined worth of a generation of thinkers of forms, after the Great War and the ensuing loss of faith in the and functionalist optimism of early Modernism.

 

Reviews / Francesco Zuddas

Baran Studio: Harmon
 

Baran Studio: Harmon

Harmon, by Baran Studio, is a minimal and sustainable house in California: the corrugated metal roofing and the wooden slats that encompass the house enable privacy and light.

 

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Koro House

Katsutoshi Sasaki + Associates’ Koro House wants to be a suggestion for Japan’s new residential area: a house in the middle of a planted garden, without any fence, with a polygonal plan that receive the sunlight from different angles.

 

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