Search results for keyword Social Housing

1 | 2 | 3 | 4

The Raymond Hilliard Homes (also called Center) was a Chicago Housing Authority complex located on the near south side of Chicago, containing two 16-story round towers for elderly housing and two 18-story curved towers for low-income family housing. Supporting 756 dwelling units, the complex..

Add to a collection

Alejandro Aravena

Providencia, Santiago, Chile
born 1967, Santiago de Chile

Alejandro Aravena graduated as an architect from Catholic University of Chile in 1992. He continued his studies of Theory and Art History in IUAV in Venice. In 1994 he established his own practice, Alejandro Aravena Architects. From 2000 until 2005, he taught at Harvard University, where he..

Add to a collection

Iceberg

Aarhus, Denmark
by Julien De Smedt, ...

The Aarhus Harbour development, or the 'Iceberg' project, provides a huge opportunity for Denmark’s second largest city to develop in a socially sustainable way by renovating its old, out-of-use container terminal.

The area is meant to become a living city quarter, comprised of a multitude of..

Add to a collection

This work by Jean Renaudie (1925-1981) forms part of a set of interventions which he carried out in the city of Ivry outside Paris. The size and the ambition of the project makes it the most significant by this disciple of Auguste Perret and Marcel Lods. Jean Renaudie was the founder of the..

Add to a collection

The Checkpoint Charlie Museum was originally designed as a residential building on Friedrichstrasse 43 in the Berlin district of Kreuzberg. The building was designed by Peter Eisenman and built as part of the International Building Exhibition (International Bauausstellung or IBA Berlin 1987. It..

Add to a collection

No More Information Available.

Add to a collection

Dagewo project is one of the first built designs of Zaha Hadid, completed within the International Building Exhibition Berlin 1987 - IBA Berlin 1987.

For IBA IBA Block 2, so-called "women's block", building by and for women was a topic to be addressed. The fact that young Zaha Hadid was..

Add to a collection

Onkel Toms Hutte

Berlin, Germany
by Hugo Häring, ...

In 1926, Taut worked with architect Hugo Häring and Otto Rudolph Salvisberg to design and build Onkel Toms Hütte. Financed by the GEHAG (Gemeinnützige Heimstätten-, Spar- und Bau-Aktiengesellschaft – Housing Cooperative for Savings and Construction) and heavily influenced by Taut’s previous..

Add to a collection

Ramot Polin Apartments

Jerusalem, Israel
by Zvi Hecker

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

Eco-Houses

Berlin, Germany
by Frei Otto

As part of the 1987 International Building Exhibition IBA Berlin 1987 , in one of the most attractive inner-city residential locations in Berlin-Tiergarten, maisonette houses were built on the Landwehrkanal and were called “Ökohaus”. These three atypical residential houses were built with..

Add to a collection

The Nicholson

Melbourne, Australia
by DesignInc Melbourne

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

Meksika

Ljubljana, Slovenia
by Vladimir Šubic

Responding to a persistant housing shortage in the years after World War I, tha municipality of Ljubljana built the first residential apartment house for city employers. The building was named Mekiska after gathering place for soldiers who were going to war in Mexico for the Emperor Maximilian..

Add to a collection

Karl Marx - Hof

Vienna, Austria
by Karl Ehn

Karl Marx-Hof is one of the best-known Gemeindebauten (municipal tenement complexes) in Vienna, situated in Heiligenstadt, a neighbourhood of the 19th district of Vienna, Döbling.

Karl Marx-Hof was built between 1927 and 1930 by city planner Karl Ehn, a follower of Otto Wagner. It held 1,382..

Add to a collection

Atherton Gardens estate in Fitzroy, Melbourne was built by the Housing Commission of Victoria between the mid 1960s and 1971. Following World War II the government embarked on a development program to raise living conditions throughout the city. Several housing estates were built across Melbourne..

Add to a collection

The Atherton Gardens Estate extension project came after the Australian Federal Government gave funding to the Victorian State Government as part of the Housing Affordability Fund.

In 2010 planning approval was granted for 152 new homes to be developed as part of the existing Atherton Gardens..

Add to a collection

McCabe Architects

Melbourne, Australia
est. Melbourne

No More Information Available.

Add to a collection

Nemausus

Nîmes, France
by Jean Nouvel

Nimes is a French city located in the south near the Mediterranean Sea. The remains of Roman times made this city famous, and has numerous buildings, amphitheaters, aqueducts. The area has a very good climate in much of the year and its people have the habit of living far away from home, making..

Add to a collection

Vittorio Gregotti design an housing complex of 64 social houses and 4 commercial units on the ground floor with stores and warehouses.

The typological innovations, for the IBA program, is an house complex that keep the villa type elements, such as access floor, the veranda and the protruding..

Add to a collection

Botta House

Berlin, Germany
by Mario Botta

The residential building designed by Mario Botta is part of Wohnpark am Lützowplatz (IBA Lützowplatz Apartments) in Berlin and occupies the corner between Lützowplatz and Lützowstraße. Together with the neighboring residential units, it reconstructs the neighborhood, and was a part of the..

Add to a collection

Lützowplatz Building

Berlin, Germany
by Peter Cook, ...

The building commissioned by the Internationale Bauausstelling (IBA Berlin 1987) was amongst some of the last apartment blocks to be constructed in 1989.

The thirteen apartments were developed as part of the public funding program and as such had to comply with the un-negotiable financial and..

Add to a collection

1 | 2 | 3 | 4