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ARCHITECTURE

8.2

Kamikatz Public House – RISE & WIN Brewing Co. BBQ & General Store / Hiroshi Nakamura & NAP

Kamikatz Public House is a private-sector business which sympathises with the principles of this town. This project was launched with the concept of integrating a shop that sells household sundries, food, beer by weight, a brewery and a pub. As the word “pub” comes from “public house,” Hiroshi Nakamura & NAP decided that they would bring the principles of the community, the wisdom and ways of the people, towards creating waste into form, through architecture...
8.1

The Cube / Orange Architects

The 50-metre-tall luxury apartment block on Plot 941 in Sin el Fil, A residential tower designed by Orange Architects for the Lebanese development corporation Masharii. The Cube is a Zen-like haven with calm , green surroundings, inspiring views over Beirut and the mountains and a unique architecture. It comprises of a 14 floors, 21 residential apartments ranging from 117 m2 to 234 m2 and consists of flexible floor plans to optimize breath taking views of the city...
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Washington Square Park House / BKSK Architects

The new 3,100 square foot Washington Square Park Park House, designed by BKSK Architects, is a deceptively modest building nestled in one of New York’s most vibrant public spaces. It houses substantial program: public restrooms, offices, storage, and unique mechanical spaces, most notably the pumps that operate the park’s historic display fountain...
7.4

Newport Street Gallery / Caruso St John Architects

Newport Street Gallery is the realisation of Hirst’s long-term ambition to share his art collection with the public. Designed by architects Caruso St John, the gallery spans 37,000 square feet and includes six exhibition spaces – one with a ceiling height of eleven metres – split over two levels. Caruso St John have created a stunningly versatile space from a number of linked buildings, with beautifully crafted staircases and superb details including tactile brick facades that blend the street externally and create a succession of wonderful gallery spaces...
7.6

Matmut Atlantique Stadium / Herzog & de Meuron

The multi-purpose New Bordeaux Stadium has a seating capacity of 42,000. Designed by Herzog & de Meuron. A large, white rectangular roof made up of steel cladding covers the stands. Located between a manmade lake and the Garonne river in north Bordeaux, the new stadium covers 4.6ha and features a light and open structure. It is 233m-long, 210m-wide, 37m-high and consists of five levels...
7.7

Issam Fares Institute for Public Policy and International Affairs / Zaha Hadid Architects

The Issam Fares Institute for Public Policy and International Affairs (IFI) building by Zaha Hadid Architects (ZHA) at the American University of Beirut (AUB) continues the on-going implementation of the 2002 AUB Campus Master Plan by Sasaki Associates (in colaboration with Machado and Silvetti, MGT of America, and Dar Al-Handasa, Shair and Partners)...
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Friendship Centre Bangladesh / Kashef Chowdhury-URBANA

The Friendship Centre has been designed by the prominent Architect Kashef Mahboob Chowdhury which was completed in December 2011. It was built for Friendship, a non-governmental organisation, which works to restore the Dignity and Hope of marginalised communities living in the remote and unaddressed areas of northern Bangladesh and as well as in the southern coastal belts. Located in rural Gaibandha where agriculture is predominant, the project's roofscape merges with its environment...
7.4

Great Amber Concert Hall / Volker Giencke & Company Architects

GREAT AMBER - Concert Hall as a new landmark of Liepaja. Designed by Graz architect Volker Giencke, the Great Amber Concert Hall is due to be inaugurated on 7 November 2015 in Liepaja, Latvia, thus finalising the first – and most momentous phase – of this multistage project envisioning the construction of a cultural urban district...
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THREAD Artist Residency & Cultural Center / Toshiko Mori Architect

In the remote village of Sinthian in southeastern Senegal sits the Thread residency – one of the world’s newest centers of creative production and interdisciplinary exchange. Melding the vision of artists Josef and Anni Albers, the futuristic designs of architect Toshiko Mori, Sinthian building and craft traditions, and complex environmental and sustainability needs of the region, Thread has emerged as an exciting vision for what an international residency can be...
7.1

Kiefer technic showroom / Ernst Giselbrecht + Partner

Ernst Giselbrecht + Partner present the Kiefer Technic Showroom in Bad Gleichenberg, Austria, was created with 112 metal tiles controlled by a mechanical system to create a dynamic, changing building exterior. Using 56 different engines, the system can adjust both the light and temperature levels in any of the rooms to obtain the optimal conditions for current activities...
8.3

Via 57 West / BIG – Bjarke Ingels Group

VIA 57 WEST, the anchor of the 57 WEST residential block, provides a dramatic visual gateway to Manhattan’s skyline along the Hudson River. The first project designed in North America by the Danish Architecture firm BIG – Bjarke Ingels Group, VIA 57 WEST offers residents a compelling mix of 709 rental residences, an unsurpassed selection of resident amenities and 45,000 square feet of retail space...
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Alpine Shelter Skuta / Harvard Graduate School of Design + Ofis arhitekti + AKT II

Designed for an alpine site on Skuta Mountain in Slovenia, this cabin offers an intimate refuge for eight visitors nestled in the scenic Alps. Distilling the bivouac down a mountain shelter of bunks and views, the building shifts its roof line like a series of mountain peaks, shedding snow and framing distant scenes. Honoring the client’s commitment to sustainability, the design minimizes environmental impacts:...