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Porto Novo Residences in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil by Girimun Architects

Tuesday, October 21st, 2014

 Article source: Girimun Architects

Novo BairroResidencial do Porto consists of a residential development located in the heart of Rio de Janeiro. Based on principles of innovative sustainability, functional diversity, and design sophistication, the project will offer to a refreshing way to compose new neighborhoods. The mixed-use residential development consists of 4 sites occupied by 17 residential towers, connected in rhythm by horizontal podiums of street-level shops with office, community and institutional premises above, and basement parking.  It totals 396,283 m2 of construction above ground and 144,102 m2 of parking underground. The 3,790 apartments (1, 2, and 3 bedrooms units) all share high-quality amenities, reception and clubhouse spaces, gym, sport, and meeting facilities, outdoor gardens, sundecks and infinity pools overlooking the waters of Guanabara Bay.

Image Courtesy © Girimun Architects

Image Courtesy © Girimun Architects

  • Architects: Girimun Architects, Mauro Resnitzky
  • Project: Porto Novo Residences
  • Location: Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
  • Size: 400,000 sqm
  • Client: Tishman Speyer
  • Design: Girimun Ltd 2013

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Porto Olimpico in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil by Girimun Architects

Tuesday, October 21st, 2014

Article source: Girimun Architects

As part of a package of investments for the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, the regeneration of 85 hectares of land near the old docks will create more than 1 million sqm of apartments, hotels, office buildings and a convention centre. The project addresses two moments: the completion of support facilities for the 2016 Olympic Games (10,600-room accommodation for media and referees, a media-centre and 3 to 5-star hotels) and its transformation post-Games into a vibrant mixed-use extension of the city centre. A green loop circuit of public spaces embraces the whole master plan encouraging pedestrian and bicycle use by linking the various dissociated sites and connecting the whole area to the nearby waterfront of the revitalized docks.

Image Courtesy © Girimun Architects

Image Courtesy © Girimun Architects

  • Architects: Girimun Architects
  • Project: Porto Olimpico
  • Location: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • Size: 1,000,000 m2
  • Client: Competition
  • Collaborating firm: BuroldHappold Engineering + DG Arquitetura e Planejamento, Mauro Resnitzky

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Cultura Bookstore in são paulo, brazil by studio mk27

Sunday, October 19th, 2014

Article source: studio mk27

A bookstore with a meeting place. This was the main premise of the architectural project of the bookstore Livraria Cultura at Iguatemi. More than just merely a place to shop, the store is inviting to stay and hang-out. Thus, we sought for visitors to not only find a book that they might be looking for, but rather that they remain there.

Image Courtesy © fernando guerra

Image Courtesy © fernando guerra

  • Architects: studio mk27-marcio kogan
  • Project: Cultura Bookstore
  • Location: são paulo, sp, brazil
  • Photography: fernando Guerra
  • Co-architects: diana radomysler, luciana antunes,  marcio tanaka, mariana ruzante
  • Project team: carlos costa,  eline ostyn, laura guedes, maria cristina motta, mariana, simas,  regiane leão
  • Studio team: beatriz meyer, carolina castroviejo, eduardo chalabi, eduardo glycerio, eduardo gurian, elisa friedmann, gabriel kogan, lair reis,  oswaldo pessano, renata, furlanetto, samanta cafardo, suzana glogowski

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Castelo Branco Office Park in São Paulo, Brazil by Girimun Architects

Friday, October 10th, 2014

Article source: Girimun Architects

Taking the 2 existing buildings as a starting point, we have created a phased commercial development with additional 6 office and hotel towers in a total of 240,000 sqm stretching along 500m. The towers are laid out in a soft rotation angle from each other so to allow more space between them, guarantee open views, and create a dynamic outdoor inner space rich in landscape, water features, canopied walkways and supportive retail.  The later twin towers sit on a retail podium that gradually steps up amidst recreational open courtyards to overcome the existing 12m level gap on site.

Image Courtesy © Girimun Architects

Image Courtesy © Girimun Architects

  • Architects: Girimun Architects
  • Project: Castelo Branco Office Park
  • Location: São Paulo, Brazil
  • Size: 240,000 m2
  • Client: Tishman Speyer
  • Architect Team: Mauro Resnitzky

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HOME CAPITAL in Brasília – DF, Brazil by Ney Lima

Saturday, October 4th, 2014

Article source: Ney Lima

The house of architecture influenced by movements that emerged in the 60s – the same as the construction of Brasilia – has no such historical recovery by mere coincidence. The result was a request of residents who love the modernist style and one of the Brazil Capital and from the decision of the architect who chose to create a coherent work with the city, which today is the greatest living example of that school, that clashes with the local context.

Image Courtesy © ClausemBoniface

Image Courtesy © ClausemBoniface

  • Architects: Ney Lima
  • Project: HOME CAPITAL
  • Location: Brasília – DF, Brazil
  • Photography: ClausemBoniface
  • Area: 570.0 m²
  • From Project Year: 2008

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Urban Spa in São Paulo, Brazil by WeNew Innovation

Saturday, October 4th, 2014

Article source: WeNew Innovation

The Urban Spa was created exploring the thematic and symbols found on the streets. This is a business model for the young entrepreneur, between 25 to 40 years, which corresponds to 35% of the growth of companies in Brazil.
The idea is to have a space that provides a new look and contemporary tools of wellness & well being to help these new entrepreneurs to better cope with their stressful work demand. In this project, the Luxury found in most spas gives room to a more stripped and irreverent kind of spa.

Image Courtesy © Guilherme Tamburus

Image Courtesy © Guilherme Tamburus

  • Architects: WeNew Innovation
  • Project: Urban Spa
  • Location: Equipotel Fair, São Paulo (Brazil)
  • Photography: Guilherme Tamburus
  • Execution: Linea Cesplan, São Paulo (Brazil)

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RAMONA RESTAURANT in SAO PAULO, Brazil by MM18 ARCHITECTS

Thursday, October 2nd, 2014

Article source: MM18 ARCHITECTS

Ramona is a restaurant with bar and pocket show spaces, located on the ground floor of a building at a very famous corner downtown. São Paulo
The program is distributed in 3 levels (basement, ground floor and mezzanine) and the aesthetic (concept?) emerged from the existing structure that has been preserved, the slab grid that was hidden under a plaster lining.

Image Courtesy © PEDRO VANNUCHI

Image Courtesy © PEDRO VANNUCHI

  • Architects: MM18 ARCHITECTS
  • Project: RAMONA RESTAURANT
  • Location: SAO PAULO, Brazil
  • Photography: PEDRO VANNUCHI
  • TEAM: Mila Strauss + Marcos Paulo Caldeira
  • INTERIOR: MM18 ARCHITECTURE
  • PROJECT START DATE: JUNE 2012
  • Date of BUILDING: JAN 2013
  • LAND AREA: 178,76m²
  • BUILT AREA: 358,90m²

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TORREÃO HOUSE in Brasília, Brazil by Bloco Arquitetos

Thursday, October 2nd, 2014

Article source: Bloco Arquitetos

The house is located in a residential area in Brasília, far away from the urban center and occupied by small gated communities. This part of the city still presents some characteristics of the original countryside that has originated it, with wide open spaces and native vegetation. The young couple´s desire to have a house that would integrate itself with the surrounding landscape was the starting point of the project. Our objective was to use the architecture to highlight the landscape, not the other way around. An existing natural preservation area in the south and west sides of the plot and its strong descending slope towards the backside have both directed our response. A big existing artificial landfill located three meters below the street level was extended using the soil that was digged out for the construction of the house. We used the resulting space to place all the internal areas in only one level. That decision has allowed the house to remain partially hidden below the street level, providing an unblocked view to the landscape.

Image Courtesy © Haruo Mikami

Image Courtesy © Haruo Mikami

  • Architects: Bloco Arquitetos
  • Project: TORREÃO HOUSE
  • Location: Brasília, Brazil
  • Photography: Haruo Mikami
  • Authors: Matheus Seco, Daniel Mangabeira and Henrique Coutinho
  • Colaboration: Tatiana Lopes, Guilherme Mahana, Victor Machado, Bruno Pessoa and Rodrigo Scheel
  • Built Surface: 400sqm
  • Project Date: 2011
  • Construction: 2012-2014
  • Structural Engineer: André Torres
  • Electrical  and Plumbing Projects: Victor Silvério
  • Contractor: Moura Figueiredo
  • Physical Model: AEscala

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Marilia Project in São Paulo, Brazil by SuperLimão Studio

Sunday, September 28th, 2014

Article source: SuperLimão Studio

The history of this house, located a few meters from Paulista Avenue, starts at the beginning of XX Century as the first legal blueprint dated on 1915 shows. Modest in proportions compared to the big houses in the region however rich in details, it has undergone for several reforms over its almost one century of existence.

Image Courtesy © Maira Acayaba

Image Courtesy © Maira Acayaba

  • Architects: SuperLimão Studio
  • Project: Marilia Project
  • Location: São Paulo, Brazil
  • Photography: Maira Acayaba
  • Built Area: 450sqm
  • Architecture Team: Lula Gouveia, Thiago Rodrigues, Antonio Carlos, Figueira de Mello, Sergio Cabral
  • Collaborators: Jan Ziober, Luiz Felipe Saes, Marcelo Rebelo, Luciana Uras
  • Structural Project Reinforcements: SuperLimão Studio and Ricardo Zulkes

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Building in Itaim in São Paulo, Brazil by FGMF Arquitetos

Saturday, September 27th, 2014

Article source: FGMF Arquitetos

Established in one of the most valued places in the city, this enterprise has a permanent view to the park across the street and towards a low-density green neighborhood.

Image Courtesy © PVID

Image Courtesy © PVID

  • Architects: FGMF Arquitetos
  • Project: Building in Itaim
  • Location: São Paulo
  • Photography: PVID
  • Software used: 3D max
  • AUTHORS: Fernando Forte, Lourenço Gimenes, Rodrigo Marcondes Ferraz
  • COORDINATOR: Ana Paula Barbosa
  • TRAINEES: Claudia Bicudo, Fernanda Silva, Rodrigo de Moura
  • Team:  Juliana Nohara, Lígia Meireles

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