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NewsGuides • 20 Sep 2020

A guide to designing with concrete

Known for its design flexibility and visual appeal, concrete is without a doubt a favoured material -  if not the favourite material - of architects. We’ve taken a look at the evolution of concrete in the field of architecture over the cen... More

Project • By PALMAPrivate Houses

Litibu

The 50m2 bungalow is located in Litibu, a small town on the coast of the Mexican Pacific. The bedroom and living space are seperated in two volumes to create an open patio in between. The climate was the main driver of the design, high palapa ceiling... More

Project • By Peter Pichler ArchitecturePrivate Houses

House in Mexico

The project is located in Jalisco, Mexico on the West Coast of the Pacific Ocean. It embraces a full conversion of an existing house of the 1960s.   The site of the house is on a silent road close to the beach on a rectangular plot, surrounded... More

Project • By Tal Goldsmith FishShowrooms

OIG Showroom

The new showroom and demo hall was planned for a company that manufactures healthy cooking appliances, in a healthy and green atmosphere, made by natural materials.Raw concrete, Corten steel, birch plywood and lots of greenery.   The architect... More

Project • By Dyer BrownHotels

Studio Allston

Dyer Brown’s reimagining of a 1960’s vintage building located in Boston’s vibrant Allston neighborhood transformed Studio Alston into a hip, boutique hotel. Originally a Ramada Inn, the converted 60,000-square-foot, 117-key hotel re... More

Project • By Archimontage Design Fields SophisticatedPrivate Houses

Pakkret House

A gigantic wall of 7.5 meter height at the front facing west is divided into several strips, various in sizes and thickness levels, parting and overlapping freely from different angles and directions. Covered by brownish-orange terracotta tiles, the... More

Project • By ES_ARCHITECTURE (Erez Segalovitz)Offices

HEU & Co. Law Firm Office

HEU & Co. lawoffice is located at Midtown office tower, a new 50-stories high-rise at the center of Tel Aviv's business district. The tower is part of an urban mixed-use development complex that includescommercial, office, and residential spaces,... More

Project • By I-Con Architects and Urban PlannersOffices

Office Complex for Gopal Printpack Solutions

Located in Metoda, an industrial zone in Rajkot is Gopal Printpack Solutions factory. It is one of the leading companies in Gujarat which excels in delivering customized packaging solutions. This architectural solution proposes the realization of an... More

Project • By Uygur ArchitectsPrimary Schools

TED Ankara College Campus

Ted Ankara College, giving education to 6000 students per year for 70 years, used to have a strong relation with the city thanks to its location, though with a lack of open spaces. The project aims to increase the amount of open spaces while intensif... More

Project • By Dominique Perrault ArchitectureUniversities

Mechanics Hall

The campus of the Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne was historically created around mechanical engineering. Since the early 2000s, in an effort to promote its top-level teaching, research and innovation activities, the EPFL itsel... More

Project • By CAPEXUSOffices

MSC

The Czech branch of MSC, one of the largest shipping companies in the world, has moved to new offices in Smíchov, Prague. The new offices for almost 100 people are dominated by raw concrete, wood, plants and a shipping container. But getting i... More

Project • By Juergen Pollak Photographie + FilmPrivate Houses

Residence at the Albtrauf

Self-confident solitaire What exactly makes for a good house is not laid down anywhere. The question "How do we want to live?" is too personal, as is the answer. All the more astonishing is the fact that in modern residential areas, single-family ho... More

Project • By Plus ArchitectureBars

Persone Bar and Restaurant

THE ITALIAN LANEWAY REDISCOVERED Overlooking the Brisbane River from the podium of the new W Hotel, along Brisbane’s North Quay, this exciting new Italian restaurant creates a unique, raw Italian environment inspired by the authentic Italian l... More

Project • By KOLMOExhibitions

Moments of History / The Time Corridor

Multimedia exhibition in the corridor between historical and new building of the National Museum in Prague.The corridor is a raw concrete shell connecting places, transferring information, and organizing people. A cast of free underground volume in b... More

Project • By Pedro Henrique | ArquitetoPrivate Houses

House CG

A place, that arises from an elevated plan in relation to the street, and opens itself onto a field, is defined by the large trees that give us visual sensations, experienced as a result of the various colour palettes that each season brings. A set o... More