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After the transformation of the Italian Post Office's corporate assets in 1998, at the beginning of the new century, the new management commissioned a comprehensive project to modernize its post offices nationwide. The brief covered the Post Office's corporate image as the technological updating..

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The Triennale design Museum offices occupy a renovated portion of the yard behind the Impluvium of Palazzo dell'Arte. On the occasion of a Triennale in the 1950s, a reinforced concrete staircase was built and it still partly exists. Today is on the ground level located bookshop storage spaces...

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At the beginning of the new millennium, the technological renovation of the Enel power stations - converted from oil and coal combustion to methane - entailed a renewed image and improvement of the plant's environmental impact. In the case of the power station situated in the industrial zone..

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The revitalisation and conversion of the laboratory faculty building into a Biomedical Engineering Centre is a very interesting challenge. Issues of energy efficiency, protection of historic buildings, functionality, economy in construction and operation have to be combined into an overall..

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The project is a reactivation of three Renaissance houses in the historic core of the Styrian town Bad Radkersburg. The existing structure has been expanded into a culture, event and seminar center.

The important questions is how insert a new volume into the historic surroundings with another..

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Row House

Girona, Spain
by RCR Architectes

The Row house was inserted into the space between two walls when an old house was removed. The main facade has been preserved, as required by the town for heritage purposes, and the new house is conceived as a single space with “floating” platforms at different levels to create the interior..

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La Cuisine Art Center

Nègrepelisse, France
by RCR Architectes

In a village Nègrepelisse, Midi-Pyrénées region of southwest France, was designated a new cultural program in a 13th century castle. The project is focusing on arts and cuisine and was won by RCR through a competition. It activates the inner courtyard by structuring the new facilities around..

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Tea House

Bled, Slovenia
by Vinko Glanz

Near the Vila Bled, where Jože Plečnik planed a new castle for king Alexander, stands Belvedere, also known as Tito's Tea room. In 1934 were made just three 30-meter pillars above the lake. After the Second World War has Vinko Glanz completed their ideas.

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Savioz Fabrizzi Architects

Sion, Switzerland
born 2004, Sion

Savioz Fabrizzi Architects is an association founded in 2004 consisting of two architects in order to respond in the best conditions to the needs of the clients. our structure provides all the architectural services from the project to the achievement. With the approach work based on the analysis..

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Built in the second half of the 19th century, the barn was originally situated at the entrance to the village in the Val d'Entremont. As part of the conversion process, it was first dismantled and then rebuilt a few kilometres away. An independent structure and an internal skin were constructed..

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Manuel Ocaña

Madrid, Spain
born 2000, Madrid

Manuel Ocaña Architecture and Thought Production Office has developed a wide range of projects from landscape design to heritage restoration. The office operates as a médium between technology, art and the cultural demands craved by sociocultural demands, through a creative interpretation of..

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CIN CIN bar has always been a historic landmark for happy our time in Cuneo. After a short period of closure, it comes back with a renewed concept and unique design. The interior design starts with the discovery and rediscovery of Cin Cin term, the most common exclamation in Italy at the time of..

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HongTi Dunbeong

Busan, South Korea
by Wise Architecture

Hongti Dunbeong (Puddle) is a City Park Art Project located within the Hongti Cultural Park at Saha-gu, City of Busan. The Hongti Cultural Park is located within the Jangrim Industrial Complex which is a major part of Sa-sang Industrial Complex and Sa-ha Industrial Complex. The Hongti Cultural..

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Plečnik House

Ljubljana, Slovenia
by Jože Plečnik, ...

The three Plečnik brothers purchased the property in 1915 in hopes of building a single home for the family. As it turned out, the architect Joža Plečnik lived alone in the house. He set about the reconstruction of the house with his characteristic thrift. He made use of inexpensive materials and..

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In 1949 the State Monopoly Administration announced a competition for the construction of the new tobacco factory that was won by Pier Luigi Nervi. The factory was completed in 1952. The building was a symbol of the rebirth of Bologna after World War II (44 percent of the city was destroyed or..

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Design Museum in London

London, United Kingdom
by John Pawson, ...

The Design Museum in London occupied a converted warehouse on the South Bank of the Thames. A modernist landmark has been transformed by architects Allies and Morrison, John Pawson and OMA. A new building of public interest will now accommodate 600,000 people a year. “It is a museum of ideas..

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Manuel Ruisánchez Capelastegui

Barcelona, Spain
born 1957, Bizkaia

Since the beginning of his professional career, he has received recognition and honorable mentions for his work. He has won numerous competitions in the fields of Architectural design, City Planning, and Landscape. In 2008 he won, as the leader of a multi-disciplinary, international team, the..

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The building where the Library of San Fernando's Pías Schools currently operates in the district of Lavapies in Madrid is the product of a transformation of over 250 years, which combines the Ruins of a clear Renaissance influenced temple with a magnificently accomplished modern architecture..

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RISD Fleet Library

Providence, USA
by NADAAA, ...

The RISD library houses an extensive collection of art and design volumes, magazines, and multimedia resources. In addition to the vast collection, group study areas, classrooms, a cafe, and administrative offices are included in the program. Organizing the library stacks and infrastructure..

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St Paul

Stockholm, Sweden
by Spridd

Motivation of the jury:

The proposal “Two squares” handles connections to the city, entry situation, internal organization and room perception in a very convincing manner. The task of communicating an impression of welcoming inclusion is successfully solved, both externally and internally. The..

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