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In the 1970s West Berlin encircled by the GDR feared to run out of space for new residential housing developments and a concept to build housing superstructures on top of motorways was born. The Berlin architect Georg Heinrichs was commissioned to design the first of six superstructures to be..

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Parus Residence

Moscow, Russia
by Mosprojekt-4, ...

The apartment house "Parus" (Sail) is located in the southern part of the Khogynka Field and is an organic end of the "Grandee-park" complex.
The house has 24 floors and it's unusual facade reminds of a wind sail with horizontal partitioning loggias and windows and is reveted with porcelain..

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Designed by J. Mayer H. architects, this project becomes a dominant sign for Seville, – a place of identification and to articulate Seville’s role as one of the world´s most fascinating cultural destinations. The aim of the architects was that the new design explores the potential of the Plaza de..

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Mamoru Kawaguchi

Tokyo, Japan
born 1932, Fukui

Mamoru Kawaguchi grew up in the small town of Fukui together with seven siblings as a son of strictly religious Buddhists. In the Second World War his parental home fell victim to an air raid attack. In June 1948 it was again destroyed by a heavy earthquake, with the family happily surviving...

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