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The Schuppen ("shed") is a private house conceived by brandt+simon architects and built between 2008 and 2009 in Berlin. The untypical facade of coloured plain tiles makes this house a peculiar new member of the urban fabric. The hasty passerby will not neccessarily take notice of the greenish..

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House Ber

Johannesburg, South Africa
by Nico van der Meulen

The design of this contemporary glass house was inspired from the estate guidelines which forbid the use of burglar bars. Toying with the idea of protecting a house that’s already secured led to the exploration of large cantilevered boxes enclosed by black steel bars.
Rectangular in form, the..

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The owners of this custom designed glass and concrete home have four children, and requested a contemporary mansion making provision for an informal lifestyle on a grand scale.

The brief included a include a small formal lounge cum tete-a tete space, a large open plan family room, dining room..

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The parcel which has approximately 13.800 m² ground area is located in Göztepe region of Kadıkoy district. Located between Kadıkoy-Kartal direction of E-5 highway which has high vehicle density, it has a quite long facade facing the road. It is approximately 10m below the road elevation. Based..

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Although physically separated from the rest of the city, the project area that can be read from many points of the city due to its high altitude. It also witnesses the transformation of the city while carrying traces from the past. It is now time for an urban transformation for Bandırma.
The..

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Urban Infill

Brno, Czech Republic
by Chybik + Kristof

Situated in an area that is undergoing rapid regeneration, this urban infill project is designed to accentuate the city’s existing urban structures. According to local architectural tradition, corner buildings such as this one are defined by their verticality as well as decorative elements that..

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