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Departing from his earlier techniques of assemblage, in which spatial arrangements were created through the layering of planes of material (such as wood veneer, photographs, and acrylic sheets) with architectural drawing, Mies van der Rohe populated this postwar proposal for a convention hall..

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The Sports hall for the City of Landskrona (Sweden) by Arne Jabcobsen consists of a rectangular roof of 52x92 m, a podium elevated 20 cm over the ground and a transparent glass wall in-between. In order to remove every vertical sensation and reinforce the horizontal character, the columns are..

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Located in Portland, Oregon, the Veterans Memorial Coliseum directly expresses SOM’s conviction that successful architecture depends on the balanced union of art and engineering. The design team, led by Myron Goldsmith, used a grid of reinforced concrete columns and cantilevered steel trusses to..

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Pius Church

Meggen, Switzerland
by Franz Füeg

The Pius Church in Meggen is a Roman Catholic parish church. It was built between 1961 and 1966 according to plans by the Swiss architect Franz Füeg. On June 26, 1966, the Basel bishop Franziskus von Streng consecrated the church. The church is listed in the Swiss list of cultural assets as a..

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A Master Thesis by Emmanuel Glyniadakis, entitled A sports center [1964] under the supervision of Myron Goldsmith, Fazlur Kahn and Davis Sharpe. A minimal structure defines the space for an arena, a track with field area, a swimming pool and a flexible area for diverse sporting activities under..

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The Jinhuan Architecture Park is made up of a series of 17 pavilions, designed and curated by Ai Weiwei in 2002. The architecture park is situated along the Yiwu River as a dedication to Weiwei’s father, the poet Ai Qing. Ai Weiwei invited 16 architects from around the world to each design a..

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Gratitude Open Chapel

Jalisco, Mexico
by Tatiana Bilbao, ...

La Ruta del Peregrino, which translates as Pilgrim's Route, is a stretch of land that covers 117 kilometers in Jalisco, Mexico.

[h]History of the Pilgrimage[/h]
Every year there are approximately two million who partake in the pilgrimage through the different states of Mexico. This..

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Botanical Gardens of Culiacan have been a part of Culiacan for the past thirty years, however due to growth and change, a need arose for the gardens to undergo a major redevelopment. The revitalisation project has been headed up by Tatiana Bilbao and is being undertaken in three stages which..

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