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The open-air exhibition grounds of the Estonian Road Museum is a mixture of many layers. Not only does it operate on an informative level, it also incorporates opportunities for leisure activities and for experiencing artificial and natural landscape in a compelling dialogue. The concept of the..

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Janko Konstantinov

Skopje, Macedonia
born 1926, Bitola

Janko Konstantinov, (Macedonian: Јанко Константинов; born 1926 in Bitola, now Republic of Macedonia, died 2010) is a Macedonian architect and artist.
[h]Education and Career[/h]
Janko Konstantinov studied at Faculty of Architecture in Belgrade under mentorship of Milan Zloković, Mate Bajlon and..

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Arango House

Acapulco, Mexico
by John Lautner

The design of John Lautner's Arango House was inspired in the natural features of the site, the sense of space, ocean and sky. John Lautner created this house in combination with Helena Arahuete.

This icon of mid century modern space age organic architecture was created in 1973. This fabulous..

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Braided Valley is an urban revitalization intervention in the river canyon that passes through the city of Elche from North to South creating a longitudinal park.

Due to the irrigation upstream and irregular rainfall, Vinalopó river only flows abundantly in autumn,when impetuous overflows..

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Partisan Cemetery Mostar

Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina
by Bogdan Bogdanović

The Partisan Memorial Cemetery is located in Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina. The project was finished in 1965, honoring Yugoslav Partisans who were killed during the World War II in Mostar. It's located in the part of the town called Bijeli Brijeg and displays all the features of a complex..

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Atelier Loidl

Berlin, Germany
est. 1984, Berlin

Atelier LOIDL Landschaftsarchitekten was founded in 1984 as an office for landscape architecture by Hans Loidl in Berlin and has been managed since 2005 by the owners Leonard Grosch (1973, Munich), Bernd Joosten (1966, Viersen), Felix Schwarz (1971, Erlangen), and Lorenz Kehl (1964, Heide).

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Grafton Architects

Dublin, Ireland
est. 1978, Dublin

Grafton Architects are lead by Yvonne Farrell & Shelley McNamara. They are both graduates of UCD and are Fellows of the RIAI, International Honorary Fellows of the RIBA and are elected members of Aosdána, the eminent Irish Art organisation. Both teach at the School of Architecture at University..

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Murgle Settlement

Ljubljana, Slovenia
by Marta Ivanšek, ...

In the 1960, the widespread construction of cooperative flats in Slovenia triggered the development of compact individual urban complexes in the hope that they would become a viable alternative to the high-rise apartment buildings that prevailed at that time. A campaign "apartments made to our..

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Land+Civilization Compositions

Rotterdam, Netherlands
est. 2011, Rotterdam

Land+Civilization Compositions (L+CC) is a Randstad (in the Netherlands) and Istanbul based office led by Jason Hilgeford and Merve Bedir. The practice works and collaborates on issues related to built form, with a portfolio scope from research to design. The practice seeks to interactively and..

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7 July Memorial

London, United Kingdom
by Carmody Groarke

Working closely with the families of the victims of the 7 July 2005 bombings, a permanent memorial was designed to commemorate the worst terrorist attacks in peacetime London. Located in Hyde Park, the memorial’s setting on a new park path provides a place for contemplation within one of the..

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(UN)just Peace

Hague, Netherlands
by Lodovica Guarnieri

(UN)just Peace is a tour and series of audio guides exploring the historical and contemporary landmarks of the International Zone in The Hague. From the Peace Palace to the International Criminal Court, from Europol to the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia,The Hague’s..

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The aim of the project is an approach on how to work with heritage in the city. The general strategy is to recover the existing latent space of the city (Madrid), understanding those spaces as an infrastructure. Setting up a strategy that will reflect the origin and evolution of the city.

The..

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Woodland Cemetery

Stockholm, Sweden
by Gunnar Asplund, ...

The Woodland Cemetery in Enskede was built between 1919 and 1940 by Gunnar Asplund and Sigurd Lewerentz. On a ridge overgrown with pines they created a sacred landscape with several small chapels arranged to interact with the natural surroundings. It expresses on a large scale the design..

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The idea for the house was to become a framework that crops a view. The most appropriate building turned out to be a fully open to the mountain landscape, one-storey building, which gives the same view to all of the interiors.

Because of the plot being located in an absolute wilderness a..

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pais(vi)agem

Barcelona, Spain
est. 2014, Barcelona-Paris

Pais(vi)agem is an independent research group born from the idea of Enrico Porfido and Claudia Sani, which aims to investigate the relation between tourism and landscapes. Today, it gathers a number of collaborators with different background and experiences. Enrico recently received his PhD..

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Jeanne Claude

New York, USA
born 1935, Casablanca

Jeanne-Claude, (Jeanne-Claude Denat de Guillebon), French environmental artist (born June 13, 1935, Casablanca, Nov. 18, 2009, New York, N.Y.), was originally described as the publicist and business manager for her artist husband, Christo, but from 1994 she received equal billing with him in all..

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