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Gimnasio Campestre School in Bogotá, Colombia by MGP arquitectura y Urbanismo designed using AutoCAD, 3DS Max, and SketchUp

Sunday, September 11th, 2011

Article source: MGP arquitectura y Urbanismo

In 2007, the Board of Directors and the School’s dean decided to begin an ambitious transformation of their facilities, which had a history of 65 years. To accomplish the plan they hired MGP Arquitectura y Urbanism as the designers and Exacta as the construction managers. Both partners studied in the institution 30 years earlier.

Image Courtesy Andrés Valbuena

  • Architects: MGP arquitectura y Urbanismo
  • Project: Gimnasio Campestre School
  • Location: Bogotá, Colombia
  • Designers: Felipe González-Pacheco, Alvaro Bohorquez, Alberto Aranda
  • Team: Juliana Sorzano, Paola Moreno, José Cohecha, Camilo Correa
  • Construction: Exacta proyecto total, Luis Guillermo Vallejo
  • Project Year: 2011
  • Project Area: 6,200 sqm
  • Photographs: Andrés Valbuena
  • Software used: AutoCAD, sketchUp and 3dS max


Commercial and entertainment center “Riga Plaza” in Riga, Latvia by Architectural Practice ARHIS

Sunday, September 11th, 2011

Article source: Architectural Practice ARHIS

The main functions of the building are commercial center, entertainment complex with the following main functional groups of the building:

ñ  Different size and assortment commercial areas
ñ  Supermarket
ñ  Entertainment complex
ñ  Multiplex cinema
ñ  Catering complex
ñ  Multi-storey parking lot

South facade entrance at night (Image Courtesy Indrikis Sturmanis)

  • Architects: Architectural Practice ARHIS
  • Project: Commercial and entertainment center “Riga Plaza”
  • Location: Riga, Latvia
  • Designer: Ltd. Architectural Practice ARHIS (
  • Photographer: Indrikis Sturmanis
  • Completion date:Design: 2002 – 2006, construction: 2007 – 2009
  • Site area:Total area of the land plots m2: 80 310
  • Construction area: Total construction area m2: 89 968


Campus da Justiça in Lisbon, Portugal by NLA

Sunday, September 11th, 2011

Article source: NLA – Pedro Leónidas

The office park design had its genesis in the urban structure and the following fundamental concepts of the urban plan and the detailed plan pp1: multi-functionality; morphology of the surroundings; Views system; circulation roads; panoramic pedestrian platform, landscape structures.


Images Courtesy José manuel

  • Architect: NLA –  Nuno Leónidas Arquitectos in association with Saraiva & Associados
  • Name of Project: Campus da Justiça
  • Location: Parque das nações, Parcela, Lisbon, Portugal
  • Date: 2005-2008
  • Photography: José manuel
  • Client: norfIn – sociedade gestora de fundos, Imobiliários, sa


FRIIS Aalborg City Centre in Denmark by C. F. Møller Architects

Sunday, September 11th, 2011

Article source: C. F. Møller Architects

The city of Aalborg has received a new focal point with the Friis shopping centre, designed by C. F. Møller Architects. The shopping centre, which combines new property and a renovation of the former Magasin department store, covers a total area of 60,000 sq m. Of this, 21,000 sq m is occupied by the shopping centre itself, 4,000 sq m by the Cabinn hotel, 5,000 sq m by offices and 35,000 sq m by an underground car park with room for 850 cars.

Image Courtesy Steen & Strøm

  • Architects: C. F. Møller Architects
  • Project: FRIIS Aalborg City Centre
  • Location: Aalborg, Denmark
  • Client: A. Enggaard A/S
  • Landscape :  C. F. Møller Architects
  • Engineer: COWI
  • Size: 67.000 m2
  • Year: 2006-2010


Detroit Public Schools Children’s Museum in Detroit, Michigan by inFORM Studio

Sunday, September 11th, 2011

Article source: inFORM Studio

The Detroit Public Schools Children’s Museum breathes a fresh experimental air into the process of public education. Blessed with a diverse and significant collection of cultural and historical artifacts, the museum ventures into a pioneering effort to teach children within a new pedagogical framework that is simultaneously classroom, interactive exhibit, and gallery. The new home for the museum, a notable object of Detroit history itself, is a former 1913 Detroit Edison substation in the New Center Area of Detroit, Michigan.

Exterior Night

  • Architects: inFORM Studio
  • Project: Detroit Public Schools Children’s Museum
  • Location: Detroit, Michigan
  • Client: Detroit Public Schools
  • Design Architect: inFORM studio
  • Total Project: 31,944 Sf
  • Construction Manager: Sterling Millwork
  • Architect Team: Kenneth Van Tine, Gina Van Tine, Michael Guthrie, Cory Lavigne, Philip Plowright, Jeremy Ervin, Andrew Eckert


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