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Hilton Hotel in Budapest, Hungary by Goddard Littlefair

Thursday, May 5th, 2016

Article source: Caroline Collett PR Ltd

Luxury interior designers Goddard Littlefair have completed the first phase of an extensive refurbishment of the Hilton Hotel, Budapest, encompassing the principal public areas – the reception, lounge, lobby bar and executive lounge, along with three sample bedroom treatments and linking corridor areas.

Hilton Hotel Budapest, lobby and reception, Image Courtesy © Gareth Gardner

Hilton Hotel Budapest, lobby and reception, Image Courtesy © Gareth Gardner

  • Architects: Goddard Littlefair
  • Project: Hilton Hotel
  • Location: Budapest, Hungary
  • Photography: Gareth Gardner
  • Software used: AutoCAD, Powerpoint, Excel, SpecDesigners

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Salerno Maritime Terminal in Italy by Zaha Hadid Architects

Thursday, May 5th, 2016

Article source: Zaha Hadid Architects

Inaugurated on 25 April 2016, the new Salerno Maritime Terminal by Zaha Hadid Architects is integral to the city’s urban plan. Begun by Mayor Vincenzo De Luca, now Governor of the Campania Region, and continued under the city’s current Mayor Vincenzo Napoli, the 1993 plan for Salerno targeted the development of essential projects and programs for the social, economic and environmental regeneration of the city. As part of the 1993 plan, Zaha Hadid Architects won the international competition in 2000 to design the new terminal.

Image Courtesy © Helene Binet

Image Courtesy © Helene Binet

  • Architects: Zaha Hadid Architects
  • Project: Salerno Maritime Terminal
  • Location: Salerno, Italy
  • Photography: Helene Binet, Hufton+Crow
  • Client: City of Salerno
  • Total site area: 4,600 m2
  • New exterior spaces: 1,600m2
  • Total floor area: 4,500 m2

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School of Foreign Languages in Izmir, Turkey by AUDB

Thursday, May 5th, 2016

Article source: AUDB 

The London based office AUDB has just completed a university classroom building in Izmir Turkey as a part of their on going commitment to research and development projects in the region. The building has also won the prestigious A Awards in April 2016.

Image Courtesy © Argun Tanriverdi

Image Courtesy © Argun Tanriverdi

  • Architects: AUDB
  • Project: School of Foreign Languages
  • Location: Izmir, Turkey
  • Photography: Argun Tanriverdi 
  • Client: Izmir University of Economics
  • Site Architect/project manager: Hüsnü Alpan
  • Design Team: Yağmur Arıcı, Mehtap Altuğ
  • Structural Engineers: Ardalı Ltd. Şti.
  • Service Engineers:
    •  Electricity: Özyavru Ltd.Şti.
    •  Mechanics: Egetek Ltd. Şti.
  • Main Contractor: Kuryap Ltd. Şti.
  • Control: İzmir Ekonomi Üniversitesi Denetim Ekibi / Arch. Mehtap Altuğ, Civ. Eng. Berna Kaya, Elec. Eng. Tevfik Sungur, Mec. Eng. Nadir Tahta

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GABBA HEY in Granada, Spain by CUAC ARQUITECURA

Thursday, May 5th, 2016

Article source: CUAC ARQUITECURA 

Gabba Gabba Hey !! With this “war cry” one of the most famous bands of rock n ‘roll history, The Ramones, would start almost all their concerts This slogan, rescued from the cult movie Freaks 1928, was fixed to a huge banner to reclaim the pride of the marginal. The whole band starred the musical Rock and Roll High School (1979), centered in the crazy disintegration of an american high school where the students would take the total control of  institution turning the Ramones in their new improvised teachers.

Image Courtesy © Fernando Alda

Image Courtesy © Fernando Alda

  • Architects: CUAC arquitectura (Tomas García Píriz y Javier Castellano Pulido)
  • Project: GABBA HEY
  • Location: Martín Ferrer, 12. Granada, Spain
  • Photography: Fernando Alda and Antonio Cayuelas 
  • Colaborators: Yu Bruno Masuda Rodriguez
  • Graphic Design: 2041 – Fernando Alvarez de Cienfuegos
  • Promoter: Children Struggling S.L.
  • Builder: DBA S.L.
  • Budget: 37.000 euros
  • Surface: 146m2
  • Start: August 2014
  • End: January 2015

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AI – Ski Jump in Moscow, Russia in Architects of Invention

Thursday, May 5th, 2016

Article source: Architects of Invention 

One of the most beautiful places in Moscow. It is a high right bank of the Moscow River. Located opposite the Luzhniki Stadium, considered one of the “Seven Hills of Moscow.” Neskuchny garden is adjacent to the site from the east.  It is 80 meters high from the Moscow river.

Image Courtesy © Architects of Invention

Image Courtesy © Architects of Invention

  • Architects: Architects of Invention
  • Project: AI – Ski Jump
  • Location: Vorob’evi Hills, Moscow, Russia
  • Programme: ski jump, ski school, viewing platform, restaurant
  • Team: David Tsanava, Dominykas Daunys, Nikoloz Japaridze, Anton Khmelnitskiy, Vano Ksnelashvili, Nikita Tsymbal
  • Budget: $2 mil
  • Size: 4000 m²

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Loft Grandpa in Horto, Brazil by MEIUS Arquitetura

Thursday, May 5th, 2016

Article source: MEIUS Arquitetura 

The loft is located in the old garage / workshop residence built by Henricão own in the 50’s, located in the Garden neighborhood in BH.

The project arose from the need Grandpa Henricão (Henrique Fernando Tetzç) to have a new place to live with accessibility, as access to the inner area of the house happens for a very long ladder and Grandpa with its 92 years (20 / 04/1923) could not overcome all the steps in an easy way. And with that he went to rent part of the house where he lived to the nearby hospital.

Image Courtesy © Bel Diniz

Image Courtesy © Bel Diniz

  • Architects: MEIUS Arquitetura
  • Project: Loft Grandpa
  • Location: Rua Gustavo Pena, 16-A, Neighborhood Horto, Brazil
  • Photography: Bel Diniz
  • Software used: Autocad and Sketch Up
  • Suppliers: Coral (paints), Bautech (floor), Leroy Merlin (Cobogó), Portobello (pads)
  • Contractor: DR Construction
  • Total budget: R $ 30,000.00
  • Total area: 60 m²
  • Project Year: 2013

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Renewed Classic Eichler in Sunnyvale, California by Klopf Architecture

Thursday, May 5th, 2016

Article source: Klopf Architecture

Klopf Architecture, Growsgreen Landscape Design, and Flegel’s Construction partnered to bring this mid-century atrium Eichler home up to 21st century standards. One owner’s mother grew up in an Eichler, which gave them a deeper appreciation for the style of the home (that same mother is also responsible for the Eichler quilt in the master bedroom photo). They loved Eichlers, so while they wanted the house to work better for their family and provide a little more elbow room, they also dreamed of living in a colorful warm mid-century modern home with natural wood like the original Eichlers. They entrusted Klopf Architecture to respectfully expand and update the home, while still keeping it “classic”. The Klopf team helped them open up the kitchen, dining, and living spaces into one flowing great room, expand the master suite, replace the kitchen and bathrooms, and provide additional features like an office and powder room, all while maintaining the mid-century modern style of this Silicon Valley home.

Image Courtesy © Mariko Reed

Image Courtesy © Mariko Reed

  • Architects: Klopf Architecture
  • Project: Renewed Classic Eichler
  • Location: Sunnyvale, California, USA
  • Photography: Mariko Reed
  • Software used: ArchiCAD
  • Klopf Architecture Project Team: John Klopf, AIA and Geoff Campen
  • Landscape Designer: Beth Mullins of Growsgreen Landscape Design
  • Contractor: Flegel’s Construction
  • Year completed: 2015

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Simonazzi in Völs, Italy by noa* (network of architecture)

Thursday, May 5th, 2016

Article source: noa* (network of architecture)

As a result of a series of different constructions, the existing Chalet Simonazzi consisted as a conglomerate of different volumes. Noa* (network of architecture) has added another story to the building and unified the different parts amongst a new facade.

Image Courtesy © noa* network of architecture

Image Courtesy © noa* network of architecture

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Vandad Ecologic Towers in Mashad, Iran by ZAAD Studio + Challenge Studio

Thursday, May 5th, 2016

Article source: ZAAD Studio + Challenge Studio

Vandad Ecologic Tower was commissioned by an affluent developer from the city of Mashad, in Iran; who has recently become interested in incorporating passive green energy strategies to his development portfolio. Originating from a small town himself, the client stipulated that Vandad Ecologic Towers must implement elements of small-town lifestyle in the design.

Image Courtesy © 2r-Studio, Mona Mirzayi

Image Courtesy © 2r-Studio, Mona Mirzayi

  • Architects: ZAAD Studio + Challenge Studio
  • Project: Vandad Ecologic Towers
  • Location: Ladan Ave. Mashad, Iran
  • Photography: 2r-Studio, Mona Mirzayi
  • Client Name: M. Baghashani
  • Project Designers: Mohsen Marizad, Marziah Louise Rajabzadeh, Mohsen Tajeddin
  • Size: 40.000 sqm
  • Project Status: Concept Design Complete 2014, Project In Progress

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Rene Cazenave Apartments in San Francisco, California by Leddy Maytum Stacy Architects

Thursday, May 5th, 2016

Article source: The American Institute of Architects (AIA)

As the first new building constructed in San Francisco’s transformative Transbay Redevelopment Area, Rene Cazenave Apartments (RCA) sets a high standard for future development by replacing a parking lot and former freeway off-ramp with innovative and neighborhood supporting housing and supportive services as a permanent home for formerly chronically homeless residents, many who have physical and mental disabilities.

Image Courtesy © Tim Griffith

Image Courtesy © Tim Griffith

  • Architects: Leddy Maytum Stacy Architects and Saida + Sullivan Design Partners, Associated Architect
  • Project: Rene Cazenave Apartments
  • Location: 25 Essex Street San Francisco, California, United States
  • Photography: Tim Griffith
  • Project Owner: Community Housing Partnership
  • Project Site: Previously Developed Land
  • Project Type: Residential – Multi-Family 5 or more units
  • Project Site Context/Setting: Urban
  • Total project cost at time of completion, land excluded: $31,673,500.00
  • Building or Project Gross Floor Area: 74,723 square feet
  • Project Completion Date: December, 2013

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