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The design for the Parc de la Villette was selected from over 470 international competitors. The objectives of the competition were both to mark the vision of an era and to act upon the future economic and cultural development of a key area in Paris. As described in the competition, La Villette..

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Duisburg Nord Landscape Park

Duisburg Nord, Germany
by Peter Latz

With some 100 projects, the International Building Exhibition Emscher Park in the Ruhr District was attempting to set quality building and planning standards for the environmental, economic and social transformation of an old industrialised region. The landscape park Duisburg Nord is one of these..

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Purple Hotel

Lincolnwood, Illinois, USA
by John Macsai

The Purple Hotel, also known as the Hyatt House Hotel, was a hotel located at 4500 West Touhy Avenue in Lincolnwood, Illinois. Built in 1960, the hotel was Hyatt's first Midwest hotel and became known for its purple brick exterior. The source of its unusual purple exterior is disputed: an owner..

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The Solar Pergola has been developed in the context of a European Union Project, EUPRES. Martínez Lapeña - Torres Arquitectos design the building while Phönix SonnenStrom AG was responsible for supporting the design phase, advising on the tendering and ensuing technical evaluation processes, as..

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Princess Gardens

Berlin, Germany
by Nomadic Green

Nomadisch Grün (Nomadic Green) launched Prinzessinnengärten (Princess Gardens) as a pilot project in the summer of 2009 at Moritzplatz in Berlin Kreuzberg, a site which had been a wasteland for over half a century. Along with friends, activists and neighbors, the group cleared away rubbish, built..

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The High Line is a 2.33 km elevated linear park created on an elevated section of a disused New York Central Railroad spur called the West Side Line, in New York City. Its success is based on its reinterpretation of the infrastructure as public space. The High Line is inspired by the 4.8 km

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The architectural design of Enric Miralles and Benedetta Tagliabue. The dramatic cover colorful mosaic designed by artist Toni Comella.

The market within the housing development is part of the package of rehabilitation being undertaken by the Institute for Market in Barcelona, under the Town..

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The library, as a door and chill-out space for reading, retirement home, as a façade of public space, and the interior of the block as playground for children with spatial and relationship richness for a socially dynamic urban project. A varied program to revitalize an urban area, which retrieves..

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