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Calatrava Offers First Glimpse of Liberty Park at World Trade Center When Unveiling Church Design 0

Calatrava Offers First Glimpse of Liberty Park at World Trade Center When Unveiling Church Design

The cat is out of the bag. An elevated park, covering over an acre of ground at the Word Trade Center site, will ascend 25 feet above Liberty Street in Lower Manhattan. The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey had tried to keep the project—named Liber

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Martin Hurtado Covarrubias & Sergio Quintana Felice | San Francisco Javier School 0

Martin Hurtado Covarrubias & Sergio Quintana Felice | San Francisco Javier School

The San Francisco Javier School is an institution related to the Compañía de Jesus, which founded this school around 1850, in the center of the emerging city of Puerto Montt. It was in fact the first church and parish, and part of its facilities are now a

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GANA Arquitectura | Multifunctional building in a municipal sports facilities 0

GANA Arquitectura | Multifunctional building in a municipal sports facilities

Diffuse interaction. Imminent interest. Light An athletics stadium. A municipal sports center. A plot. Two levels. A problem. An opportunity. As part of the remodeling and enlarging works on Fernando Hierro municipal sports facilities, the Town Hall commis

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Himalayas Center στη Σαγκάη από τον Arata Isozaki. 0

Himalayas Center στη Σαγκάη από τον Arata Isozaki.

Το Himalayas Center είναι ένα από τα τοπόσημα της σύγχρονης Σαγκάης, ένα επιβλητικό υπερσύγχρονο κτίριο, κλασσικό δείγμα υβριδικής αρχιτεκτονικής από τον Arata Isozaki. Το έργο ανατέθηκε στον διάσημο Ιάπωνα αρχιτέκτονα από την  εταιρία Zendai Group, οι οδη

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Behnisch Architekten + Ayers Saint Gross | John and Frances Angelos Law Center 0

Behnisch Architekten + Ayers Saint Gross | John and Frances Angelos Law Center

The new home of the John and Frances Angelos Law Center unites classrooms, faculty offices, administrative space, and the law library under a single roof for the first time in the history of the school. The building, located at the prominent intersection o

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MIRAG Arquitectura | Multifunctional pavilion at ‘Riera Major’ center 0

MIRAG Arquitectura | Multifunctional pavilion at ‘Riera Major’ center

The challenge on the enlargement of this therapeutic centre -‘Riera Major’, located in a privileged site in the outskirts of Viladrau, Girona- was, on the one hand, to offer an improved relation between the patient and the surrounding nature through a rein

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cCe Arquitectos | World Green Center 0

cCe Arquitectos | World Green Center

Certain factors, such as the Business District site in relation to the city, connecting roads, site location and orientation, sunlight, prevailing winds, flows and internal movements of people in the Business District, existing infrastructure, green spaces

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Nieto Sobejano Arquitectos | Contemporary art center Córdoba 0

Nieto Sobejano Arquitectos | Contemporary art center Córdoba

Past turned space Architecture is always feeding on images concealed in our memory, ideas that at some point become clear and unexpectedly mark the outset of a project. Perhaps for this reason the echoes of the Hispano-Muslim culture still present in Córdo

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Yau, Colop Morales, Easter, Wawrzenczyk | Cultural Center Chapultepec 0

Yau, Colop Morales, Easter, Wawrzenczyk | Cultural Center Chapultepec

The Cultural Center of Chapultepec is designed to merge the concepts of aesthetics and functionality. It is to become the icon of the city through its subtle yet dynamic form and overall composition. The building is thoughtfully designed as a singular form

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Foster + Partners & Baer, Shifman-Nathan | The Edmond & Lily Safra Brain Science Building 0

Foster + Partners & Baer, Shifman-Nathan | The Edmond & Lily Safra Brain Science Building

The Jerusalem Brain Sciences Building will provide a state-of-the-art research and teaching facility for the Edmond and Lily Safra Center for Brain Sciences. This Jerusalem-stone four-story building features two wings surrounding an open courtyard, blendin

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Architects and Scientists Debate How to Prepare a Post-Sandy New York Region 0

Architects and Scientists Debate How to Prepare a Post-Sandy New York Region

Barriers or freshwater wetlands? New building codes? What about porous pavements or floating city blocks? These were just a few of the ideas batted around at AIANY’s discussion and fundraiser, “Designing the City after Superstorm Sandy,” at the Center for

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The Opposite House Hotel by Kengo Kuma 0

The Opposite House Hotel by Kengo Kuma

Tokyo-based studio Kengo Kuma has designed the Opposite House, the first hotel by Swire Hotels located on Sanlitun Street in the center of Beijing, China. The Opposite House Hotel by Kengo Kuma: “The Opposite House is situated within the large commer

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Sky Garden House by Keiji Ashizawa Design 0

Sky Garden House by Keiji Ashizawa Design

This contemporary, two-family residence was created by Keiji Ashizawa Design in 2010 and is located in Tokyo, Japan. The house features a glass-enclosed air shaft running through its center to provide natural light while maintaining privacy from the outsid

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AD Recommends: Best of the Week

If for some reason you missed ArchDaily last week , don’t worry, we’ve brought together the best of the week here. You can’t miss again the Never-Before-Seen Images of Google’s Data Centers. Are you looking for house designs? You must…

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MAS Summit 2012 0

MAS Summit 2012

The Municipal Art Society of New York is preparing for their third annual Summit which will feature nearly 100 talks pertaining to  architecture and urbanism.  Beginning October 18th, the two day event at Jazz at Lincoln Center’s Frederick P. Rose…

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Cornell Unveils New Renderings of NYC TECH Campus 0

Cornell Unveils New Renderings of NYC TECH Campus

  This morning Cornell University unveiled more detailed renderings of their NYC Tech campus on Roosevelt Island.  The latest plans for the graduate campus include a five story eco-friendly academic center designed by Pritzker Prize winner Thom Mayne

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AD Round Up: Leisure Part X 0

AD Round Up: Leisure Part X

    For today Ad Round Up, we have some great leisure projects previously featured in ArchDaily. Here’s five you can’t miss: The Cinema Center in Busan, Korea by Coop Himmelb(l)au, the home of the Busan International Film Festival. Also…

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Turin Bachelor’s Loft Interior by MG2 Architetture 0

Turin Bachelor’s Loft Interior by MG2 Architetture

Italian studio MG2 Architetture has designed the interior of this 2,100 square foot bachelor style loft located in Turin, a city and major business and cultural center in northern Italy. Photos courtesy of MG2 ArchitettureMore...

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Mirage Hotel by Studio Marco Piva 0

Mirage Hotel by Studio Marco Piva

Located in the port city of Kazan, Russia, this contemporary, luxury hotel by Studio Marco Piva features multiple restaurants, a nightclub, a conference center and several other amenities aimed at a fast-paced business crowd. Mirage Hotel by Studio Marco P

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AD Architecture School Guide: Center for Architecture Science and Ecology (CASE) at Rennselaer Polytechnic Institute 0

AD Architecture School Guide: Center for Architecture Science and Ecology (CASE) at Rennselaer Polytechnic Institute

  What makes a good architecture school? Clearly there is no single factor that comprises a good, or even a great, architecture school. Different aspects are important to different people. Students often cite access to well-known faculty members—other

ArchDaily College Guide Architecture Education Center for Architecture Science and Ecology Rennselaer Polytechnic Institute

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Ground Zero Master Plan / Studio Daniel Libeskind 0

Ground Zero Master Plan / Studio Daniel Libeskind

With last year’s opening of the 9/11 Memorial at Ground Zero and the near-completion of the World Trade Center One, Daniel Libeskind’s… vision for the World Trade Center site is close to presenting the future of NYC’s downtown finan

Architecture News mini Urban Design Urban Planning Videos 9/11 Foster + Partners Handel Architects Maki and Associates New York New York City Peter Walker Santiago Calatrava Snohetta Studio Daniel Libeskind USA

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Veracruz 60 by JSa Architecture 0

Veracruz 60 by JSa Architecture

Architectural firm JSa Architecture has completed the Veracruz 60 project in 2009. This five unit residential building is located in Colonia Condesa, an administrative division of the historic center of Mexico City, Mexico. Each apartment is around 2,160 s

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AD Round Up: Pavilions Part I 0

AD Round Up: Pavilions Part I

For today’s Round Up we have some great pavilions previously featured in ArchDaily. Here’s five you can’t miss: Hypar Pavilion at Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts by Diller Scofidio + Renfro with FXFowle or Brittlebush designed by Simon De Aguero. Ch

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Casa 10×10 by Nicolás del Rio and Max Núñez 0

Casa 10×10 by Nicolás del Rio and Max Núñez

Architects Nicolás del Rio and Max Núñez named this contemporary home ‘Casa 10×10′ because of the size of the courtyard at the center of the project’s design. It can be found in Las Condes, Santiago Metropolitan Region, Chile and was

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BB by Yo Yamagata Architects 0

BB by Yo Yamagata Architects

Yo Yamagata Architects have completed BB in Tokyo, Japan. BB by Yo Yagamata Architects: “The site is facing the street of 4m wide one back from the main road entering the center of Tokyo. Along a main street have a scale of 10-story building but the

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AD Round Up: Mixed Use Part IX 0

AD Round Up: Mixed Use Part IX

    For today Ad Round Up, we have some great mixed use buildings previously featured in ArchDaily. Here’s five you can’t miss: The Ford Assembly Building by Marcy Wong Donn Logan Architects, the historical factory was transformed into a vibrant center of

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EVENT> Collaboration: A Conference on The Art and Science of Facades, July 26-27 in SF 0

EVENT> Collaboration: A Conference on The Art and Science of Facades, July 26-27 in SF

Collaboration: The Art and Science of Facades Symposium: Thursday, July 26, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. UCSF Mission Bay Conference Center, San Francisco Workshops: Friday, July 27, 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. California College of the Arts, San Francisco This week

National Buro Happold Collaboration Conference Craig Dykers Enclos Firestone Building Products Future Cities Lab Gehry Technologies Gensler IwamotoScott Kreysler & Associates OM Snohetta Thornton Thomasetti

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Shortlist announced for West Kowloon Cultural District’s first Arts Venue 0

Shortlist announced for West Kowloon Cultural District’s first Arts Venue

The West Kowloon Cultural District Authority (WKCDA) has announced five design teams invited to submit proposals for the Xiqu Center, which will be the first landmark building within Hong Kong’s West Kowloon Cultural District. Serving as the main theatre a

Architecture News Awarded Competitions BTA & RLP Company Limited China Foster + Partners Hong Kong Leigh & Orange Mecanoo architecten O Studio Architects Safdie Architects LLC West Kowloon Cultural District Authority Wong & Ouyang (HK) Ltd.

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Teletech Call Center / MVRDV 0

Teletech Call Center / MVRDV

Architects: MVRDV Location: Dijon, France Photographs: Philippe Ruault, MVRDV… All over Europe buildings are vacant and waiting for a new future. Transformations are usually all about the preservation of historically or architecturally significa

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Unveiled> BIG Joins the Supertall Ranks in China with Rockefeller Center-Inspired Tower 0

Unveiled> BIG Joins the Supertall Ranks in China with Rockefeller Center-Inspired Tower

Bjarke Ingels, architect of mountains, now has set his eyes on Everest. The New York and Copenhagen-based architect’s firm BIG has been tapped by the Rockefellers to design one of the world’s tallest buildings at 1,929 feet for a new commercial

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Five great projects you may have missed from this week. The main image is from CGM House by Ricardo Torrejón. Don’t forget to check the great Community Center in Abfaltersbach, or one of the latest completed work of UNStudio, The…

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Data Space / CLOG 0

Data Space / CLOG

“Every second, 2.8 million emails are sent, 30,000 phrases are Googled, and 600 updates are tweeted. While being absorbed into this virtual world, most rarely consider the physical ramifications of this data. All over the world, data centers are beco

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Lakewood House by Centerbrook Architects and Planners 0

Lakewood House by Centerbrook Architects and Planners

Lakewood House is a rustic, yet contemporary residence located in the northeastern United States. Centerbrook Architects and Planners designed this house in 2008. The property features an 8,436 square foot house with an additional 1,125 square foot guest h

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Evolution Bar by Sebastian Barlica 0

Evolution Bar by Sebastian Barlica

Romanian designer Sebastian Barlica has designed the Evolution Bar in the basement of an old 18th century neo-gothic building in the historical center of Bucharest, Romania. Evolution Bar by HI-MACS®: “Located at the historical centre of Bucharest kn

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ICFF: Editors’ Finds From the Floor 0

ICFF: Editors’ Finds From the Floor

New York’s Design Week 2012 might be over, but the abundance of furniture displayed in private lofts, showrooms, and on the vast floor of the Javits Center at the International Contemporary Furniture Fair (ICFF) is still fresh in our minds. Between h

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AIA 2012: Opening Discussions 0

AIA 2012: Opening Discussions

Thousands of architects crammed into the grand ballroom of the Walter E. Washington Convention Center this morning to kick-off the 2012 National Convention hosted by the American Institute of Architects. Invigorating speeches, led by AIA President Jeff Pot

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Five great projects from last week that you may have missed! Check out the Renovation of the Baeza Town Hall in Spain, or the Huludao Beach Exhibit Center in China. Don’t miss Dominique Perrault’s latest, a footbridge completed in 2010…

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Seattle’s Current Generation 0

Seattle’s Current Generation

Just steps away from the Space Needle, locals and visitors can see how hydroelectric power is generated, transmitted, and consumed in Seattle. Projected on the giant north facing wall of the Armory/Center House, the installation Current, by Brooklyn-based

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AD Round Up: Leisure Part IX 0

AD Round Up: Leisure Part IX

Have some free time to spare? Maybe you can go to the Aura Spa at the Park Hotel in India designed by Khosla Associates. The weather is improving, so maybe you’ll enjoy the McDowell Mountain Ranch Park & Aquatic Center.…

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Archi-Spring Has Sprung: AN Takes in Three Events Across New York 0

Archi-Spring Has Sprung: AN Takes in Three Events Across New York

It was a busy archi-spring night last night. The Municipal Arts Society held their debate on NYU’s 2031 expansion plan, the AIDS Memorial exhibit opened at the Center for Architecture, and Ralph Walker: Architect of the Century opened at the newly re-dubbe

East AIDS Memorial Brad Hoylman Gary Hack Hilary Ballon John Alschuler Kathryn E. Holliday Michael Kimmelman Municipal Arts Society NYU 2031 Ralph Walker: Architect of the Century Ron Shiffman

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Contemporary Floating Home in Sweden 0

Contemporary Floating Home in Sweden

Spotted on ESNY, this nice floating home is located in the Pampas Marina, just a few minutes away from Stockholm´s city center, Sweden. This AquaVilla features several sun decks and terraces and oversized windows to enjoy the beautiful scenery that the Sto

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Outeiro House / EZZO 0

Outeiro House / EZZO

Architects: EZZO Location: Porto, Portugal Completion: 2011 Total Area: 165 sqm Photographs: João Ferrand…    The objective of the project was the conversion of an old house in the area of Porto historical center. The question was to create a

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Journey to the Center of New York: Can Design “Cure” Our Cities? 0

Journey to the Center of New York: Can Design “Cure” Our Cities?

Walk into the cafeteria at the Googleplex and you are nudged into the “right” choice. Sweets? Color-coded red and placed on the bottom shelf to make them just a bit harder to reach. “Instead of that chocolate bar, sir, wouldn’t you…

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Downtown Houston Central Station Design Competition Shortlist 0

Downtown Houston Central Station Design Competition Shortlist

Downtown Houston has exploded over the past few years with development targeted specifically toward attracting citizens into its downtown center beyond work hours.  Some of these efforts have been a huge success; others have yet to justify themselves.  But

Competitions Infrastructure Selected Houston Interloop-Architecture Lewis Tsurumaki Lewis Neil M. Denari Architects SHop Architects Snohetta Texas United States

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LACMA’s Rock Star Reaches Los Angeles 0

LACMA’s Rock Star Reaches Los Angeles

A piece of performance art for the ages wrapped up early Saturday morning as the centerpiece of Michael Heizer’s Levitated Mass finally reached LACMA to fanfare typically reserved for a Hollywood premier. The star was a 340-ton rock that had enraptur

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Five great projects you may have missed from last week. The main image is from RVDM’s Arriva Headquarters, a public transport company in Portugal. And don’t forget to check the great Nanshan Wedding Center, or one of our AD…

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