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The Nakagin Capsule Tower (中銀カプセルタワー, Nakagin Kapuseru Tawā) is an eminent building of the Metabolist Movement by Kisho Kurokawa located in Shimbashi, Tokyo, Japan. It is a mixed-use residential and office tower. Completed in 1972, the building is a rare built example of Japanese Metabolism, a..Add to a collection
Habitat 67 is a housing complex and landmark located on the Marc-Drouin Quay on the Saint Lawrence River in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Its design was created by architect Moshe Safdie based on his master's thesis at the McGill University in Montreal. It was built as part of the World Exhibition..Add to a collection
Halley VI is a self-sufficient scientific research base, floating on an ice shelf 900 miles from the South Pole. The hydraulically elevated ski based modules respond to annually rising snow levels and the need to relocate the base if the site calves off as an iceberg. A special central module..Add to a collection
Ramot Polin (Hebrew: רמות פולין) is part of the larger neighborhood Ramot, a neighborhood in northwest East Jerusalem. It was constructed by the Kollel Polen (Poland) in stages beginning in 1972, under the auspices of the Office for Building and Habitation, and is populated, as intended, mostly..Add to a collection
Polikatoikea is a competition proposal by fala atelier which addresses modular housing solutions. Designed with Porto in Portugal in mind and taking inspiration from the Nakagin Capsule Tower, the minimal living pods are presented as tiny moveable units.
The residential proposal won first..
The Alvenaria Neighbourhod is a social housing competition project designed by Portuguese architect studio, fala atelier.
The units aim to revitalise a district in Lisbon while also creating a sense of community. Each unit is composed of a different unit typology that piece together. The..
The Nicholson is a housing project in Melbourne, Australia that was one of the first to integrate privately owned residences with social housing units. Comprised of 198 modular units, the building is situated on a disused tram depot. Completed in 2011, the project was designed by DesignInc..Add to a collection
Along with the project Pedras Salgadas Park by architects Luís Rebelo de Andrade and Tiago Rebelo de Andrade, came the challenge of creating an object that could recreate the fantasy of the tree houses.
The project for these houses was developed in partnership with the Modular System Company...
Wellness Hotel Sotelia fills the gap between two existing hotels, neither of them hiding their different architectural origins. The new hotel does not try to summarize samples from nearby structures but rather clearly distances itself from the built environment and connects, instead, with its..Add to a collection
Prefab buildings usually do not live up to the demands of modern urbanites, and tend to be not that esthetically pleasing. Elastik has developed a modular, modestly priced, all inclusive housing unit that combines state-of-the-art production methods with contemporary design standards. Perfectly..Add to a collection
born 1932, Helsinki
Kristian Gullichsen is a Finnish architect. The son of Harry and Maire Gullichsen he was born into a family of industrialists, designers and artists. Kristian Gullichsen has been a member of the board of governors of the Alvar Aalto Academy and the committee of the Alvar Aalto Symposium. From..Add to a collection
The Eternit Building designed for the Interbau, the International Architecture Exhibition in Berlin by Paul Baumgarten responds to the type of bloc. Baumgarten idea of raising the houses on the ground to separate the traffic of people in the park while allowing greater visual on the trees. This..Add to a collection
The Walker House is one of the first works of Paul Rudolph built between 1952 and 1953, where his first evidenced in which the structure was the factor that generated design. In 1951, when Rudolph was the junior partner of the firm Twitchell & Rudolph, they designed a large house to be situated..Add to a collection