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Villa Charles in Prague, Czech Republic by QARTA Architektura

Tuesday, January 8th, 2013

Article source: QARTA Architektura

The site is located in Prague 6 Bubeneč, on the street of Charles De Gaulle. The definition of open spaces – distances from surrounding homes is designed, so that these spaces were equally placed and thus preserve as adequate privacy for residents of existing homes and for future residents of the proposed new building.

Image Courtesy Marek Novotný

  • Architects: QARTA Architektura
  • Project: Villa Charles
  • Location: Prague, Czech Republic
  • Architects: QARTA architektura, David Wittassek, Jiří Řezák, Jan Havel, Jakub Wyderka
  • Project Year: 2012
  • Photographs: Marek Novotný
  • Project Area: 2 157 sqm
  • Software used: AutoCAD

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60 Dwellings Appartment Block for Fira 2000 in Barcelona, Spain

Tuesday, January 8th, 2013

Article source: ONL Arquitectura

This project arose in answer to the requirements of the basic guidelines established in a specific modification to the local development framework. The brief was to replace the homes which had been expropriated to enlarge the Trade Fair Area (Pavilions 5 and 7). The new homes will be located facing Ciencias Street, and the objective is to create an internal space which will be protected by the new pavilions and the multifamily apartment block.

Image Courtesy © Gianluca Giaccone

  • Architects: ONL Arquitectura – Joan Nogué, Txema Onzain, Felix Lopez
  • Project: 60 Dwellings Appartment Block for Fira 2000
  • Location: c/ Ciències 10-18, l’Hospitalet de Llobregat, Barcelona, Spain
  • Photography: Gianluca Giaccone
  • Project Data: 2007 – 2009
  • Construction Data: 2008 – 2009
  • Surface: 10.613,17 m2
  • Budget: 6.750.818 €
  • Developer: FIRA 2000 S.A.
  • Collaborators: Topo Abe, arq., Cristina Ribera, arq., Marina Berbel, arq., Silvia Ocaña, arq.,                                      Massimo Pietrobon, arq., Cèlia Monfort, arq., Joan Puig, arq tec.
  • Installations: FONT I ARMENGOL S.A.
  • Structure: BIS Arquitectes
  • Software used: AutoCAD

Loft Andrés Borrego in Madrid, Spain by Beriot, Bernardini Arquitectos

Tuesday, January 8th, 2013

Article source: Beriot, Bernardini Arquitectos

The project handles the renovation of a 37sq-m apartment in Madrid’s historic downtown.

The ground floor situation of the apartment allowed for the excavation of 40cm at the back, gaining enough ceiling height for the construction of a mezzanine for the sleeping area under which the kitchen and bathroom are placed.

Image Courtesy Yen Chen

  • Architects: Beriot, Bernardini Arquitectos
  • Project: Loft Andrés Borrego
  • Location: Andrés Borrego, Madrid, Spain
  • Authors: Beriot, Bernardini Arquitectos
  • Photographs: Yen Chen

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Prince Arthur’s Landing in Ontario, Canada by Brook McIlroy

Tuesday, January 8th, 2013

Article source: Brook McIlroy

The Prince Arthur’s Landing project has transformed the City of Thunder Bay’s waterfront into a mixed-use village and highly animated waterfront park that reconnects the downtown to the shores of Lake Superior.  The waterfront officially opened to the public on December 16th, 2011, and has since seen record attendance and continues to be met with overwhelming industry acclaim and community support.

Image Courtesy Brook McIlroy

  • Architects: Brook McIlroy
  • Project: Prince Arthur’s Landing
  • Location: Thunder Bay’s, Ontario, Canada

Savica Business & Residential Building in Zagreb, Croatia by Studio za arhitekturu (SZA)

Tuesday, January 8th, 2013

Article source: Studio za arhitekturu (SZA)

Various studies have been written, analyses conducted and several competitions held in order to examine the way in which Zagreb is situated on the river Sava and how the river is incorporated into the city.

Image Courtesy Sandro Lendler

  • Architects: Studio za arhitekturu (SZA)
  • Project: Savica Business & Residential Building
  • Location: Zagreb, Croatia
  • Client: Zagrebgradnja d.o.o
  • Project date: 2009.
  • Construction: 2012.
  • Author: Igor Franić
  • Collaborators: Tajana Derenčinović Jelčić, Andreja Dodig, Petar Reić, Simona Sović Štos, Zorana Debeljuh
  • Contractor: Zagrebgradnja d.o.o.
  • Structure: Tehnicke konstrukcije d.o.o.
  • Mechanical Installations: SM – inzenjering d.o.o.
  • Electrical Installations: Elektro-ekspert d.o.o.
  • Sewage and Water Supply: SM – inzenjering d.o.o.
  • Gross surface area: 25 806 m2
  • Site area: 6 857 m2
  • Photographers: Sandro Lendler, Filip Beusan

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Cadogan Café in Chelsea, London by NEX

Tuesday, January 8th, 2013

Article source: NEX

NEX has won the Cadogan Café design competition, a £2 million project for a new café, which will sit near the entrance to the Saatchi Gallery in Duke of York Square in Chelsea. Widely regarded as an emerging force, NEX were shortlisted from a field of 147 international applicants and saw off strong opposition from finalists Architecture 00, Carmody Groarke, Duggan Morris Architects, Pernilla Ohrstedt & Sarah Price, and Taylor Snell.

View of cafe interior from west side : Image Courtesy NEX

  • Architects: NEX
  • Project: Cadogan Café
  • Location: Kings Road ,Chelsea, London, UK
  • Key Dates: Competition Sept-Dec 2012, Completion March April 2015
  • Value: £2 Million
  • Area: 300M2
  • Collaborators: AKT II Structural Engineering, Equals Cost Control, Atelier 10 Environmental Engineering. DHA Designs Lighting.

Font Del Roure Nursery And Primary School In Barcelona, Spain

Tuesday, January 8th, 2013

Article source: ONL Arquitectura

In this case there were several prefabricated modules already on the site, which helped determine the location of the school. In contrast to other Nurseries and Primary Schools we did in the past, we had to make this design more compact, replacing the large central patio for a regular series of patios to enlarge the visual perception of the ground floor passages, and to create a place where the two different age groups could come together.

Image Courtesy José Hevia

  • Architects: ONL Arquitectura – Joan Nogué, Txema Onzain, Felix Lopez
  • Project: Font Del Roure Nursery And Primary School
  • Location: Masquefa, Barcelona
  • Project Data: 2003-2006
  • Construction Data: 2005-2006
  • Surface In M2: 3.509 m2
  • Budget: 2.847.390 €
  • Promotors: Departament d’Educació de la Generalitat de Catalunya. GISA
  • Constructors: Emcofa, S.L.
  • Colaborators:
    Félix López, arquitecte
    Borja Iglesias, arquitecte
    Tapio Lassmann, arquitecte
    Mireia Marès, arquitecta
  • Installations: J.A. Tribó
  • Structure: BIS Arquitectes
  • Photographer: José Hevia
  • Software used: AutoCAD

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Proton in Nicosia, Cyprus by Constantinos Kalisperas Architectural Studio

Tuesday, January 8th, 2013

Article source: Constantinos Kalisperas Architectural Studio

Situated in the urban area of Engomi in Nicosia, Cyprus, Constantinos Kalisperas  architectural studio completed project PROTON, a three storey building that consists of three spacious single floor apartments overlooking an intriguing park proposed by the Architect. The glass, steel, white concrete building with the clean organic curved lines allowing light to be the primary focus, is a surprise in it self!

Image Courtesy Constantinos Kalisperas Architectural Studio

Funeral Chapel in Turin, Italy by Raimondo Guidacci

Tuesday, January 8th, 2013

Article source: Raimondo Guidacci

Planning a funeral chapel means designing a building with a strong symbolic value means dealing not only with the place where it will be placed, but especially with spiritual values. Planning a funeral chapel, is how to design a small monument, a small church. In the design of the chapel to St. George Canavese, all this adds another element represented by the fact that it was to renovate a chapel trying to preserve the existing profile.

Image Courtesy © B.Giardino

  • Architects: Raimondo Guidacci
  • Project: Funeral Chapel
  • Location: San Giorgio Canavese, Turin, Italy
  • Client: The Family Episcopo
  • Supervision: Raymond Guidacci
  • Companies:
    Chestnut, San Giorgio Canavese (building works)
    Avetta, San Giorgio Canavese (wall and floor stone)
    Catella Brothers, Turin (construction vessel in black granite)
  • Dimensional Data: 9 square meters. Surface
  • Photos: Beppe Garden

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Chapel Schaufeljoch in Tyrol, Austria by AO Architekten

Tuesday, January 8th, 2013

Article source: AO Architekten

Designed as a chapel in memoriam of companions of Dr. Heinrich Klier and situated directly on a ridge in the Schaufeljoch region, this raw concrete and steel building displays the elements of a chapel reduced to its classical shape and thus creates a space of calm, contemplation  and remembrance in the midst of a lively ski circuit.

Image Courtesy © Günter Richard Wett

  • Architects: AO Architekten
  • Project: Chapel Schaufeljoch
  • Location: Schaufeljoch, Stubai Glacier, Tyrol,  Austria
  • Photography: Günter Richard Wett, Architekturfotografie
  • Year: 2012
  • Products: Concrete: color by creativbeton
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