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Portsoken Pavilion, a sculptural monocoque structure by Make Architects, has been unveiled as part of the City of London Corporation’s transformation of a former gyratory into a high-quality public space. The former complex roundabout, with its series of pedestrian subways, has been the subject of intense development for over six years to reroute roads, block […]

The New CHUM
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After nearly a decade of work, CannonDesign + NEUF architect(e)s are pleased to announce the completion of Phase 1 of the Centre hospitalier de l’Université de Montréal (CHUM).  Begun in 2009, the CHUM teaching institution is the largest healthcare construction project in North America and the largest public—private partnership project in Canadian history. Already, the building […]

GAGUA CLINIC – Maternity Hospital
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Project name: GAGUA CLINIC – Maternity Hospital Author / Architect: David Tsutskiridze / Tsutskiridze+Architects Website: www.tsutskiridze.org Year: 2015-2017 Built Area: 13600 m2 Project Location: Tbilisi, Georgia Status: Built The project presents completely new building with new vision and innovative conception. Main purpose of architecture and also design concept is concrete and colors as architectural detail, […]

Biblioteque_Nationale_de_France _Dominique_Perrault
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A controversial architecture, not much loved by the residents, but who knows how to surprise the visitor. Probably because of the non-human scale, it reminds the authoritarian architectures of science fiction films. And somehow the inner park – strictly closed to the public – reminds us that we are not free. Bibliotheque Nationale de France […]

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Grande Arche is an impressive building that has never been fully appreciated it from the French and international critics. The work of Johan Otto von Spreckelsen – a Danish Architect who has had practically this unique opportunity to show off himself besides its nation. Completed in 1989, it rises several kilometers away from the original Arc du […]

Library of Birmingham
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About from the Architect: Palazzos Centenary Square, the largest public square in the heart of Birmingham, currently lacks cohesion or a clear identity or atmosphere. Mecanoo’s design transforms the square into one with three distinct realms: monumental, cultural and entertainment. Continue reading: archdaily.com Architects – Mecanoo Location – Birmingham, West Midlands B1, United Kingdom Project Year – […]