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Competition Proposal for the Architecture Service Expo 2015 / Ternulomello + Nuno Marcos

Inspired by the theme of Expo 2015 – “Feeding the Planet, Energy for Life” – the idea behind the design by Ternulomello + Nuno Marcos… of recreating a greenhouse for the Service Areas seemed natural and spontaneous This construction method

Landmark Tower / Buro Ole Scheeren

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Buro Ole Scheeren, the architect behind one of the most iconic buildings of the 21st century, the CCTV headquarters in Beijing, recently revealed his design for a new landmark tower in the heart of . The 268 meter tall tower, Angkasa Raya, was unveiled today at an official ceremony in the capital of Malaysia. Now, the country will once again appear on the world stage with a stunning new piece of architecture that alters the perception of what a skyscraper can be and how it connects to the city by inviting life into its balancing heights and visually projecting it back into the urban landscape as a symbol of the multi-cultural society. More images and architects’ description after the break.

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LACMA Distinguished Architects Lecture Series: Jeanne Gang

Founder and principal of Studio Gang Architects, Jeanne Gang…, FAIA, LEED AP, will be delivering a lecture at LACMA on May 8th at 7:30pm. Reveal, the first volume on Studio Gang’s projects and processes, was released in 2011 from

Stanzes / La Ville Rayee

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Architects: La Ville Rayée
Location: La Défense, Paris,
Year: 2012
Client: Defacto, for « Forme Publique », La Défense Urban Furniture Biennial
Development: JC Decaux
Touch-screen Public Phone: Orange
Fabrication of Concretepieces: Escofet
Material: Escofet fibered ultra-high performance concrete
Photographer: JC Decaux

  

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Lausanne Planetarium Proposal / Studio DMTW

Studio DWTW… shared with us their proposal for the Lausanne Planetarium Proposal which creates a place which is devoted to showing and sharing science. Their aim is to make a cultural contribution in the widest sense in a society which

Bolles + Wilson / Moleskine

The collection of Inspiration And Process In Architecture is a new series of illustrated monographs dedicated to key figures in contemporary architecture. This new collection features Zaha Hadid, Giancarlo De Carlo, and Alberto Kalach whose stories are told through notes and drawings never before seen.

AD Round Up: Best from Flickr Part LXVII

Photo by Chimay Bleue - http://www..com/photos/88017382@N00/

We have some great photos from and Europe for today’s Flickr Round Up. Remember you can submit your own photo here, and don’t forget to follow us through Twitter and our Facebook Fan Page to find many more features.

The photo above was taken by Chimay Bleue in San Diego, USA. Check the other four after the break.

SensasionS Catering / Denys & von Arend

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Architects: Denys & von Arend
Location: Sabadell,
Interior Designers: Daniel Pérez, Felipe Araujo
Client: SensacionS Catering
Area: 119 sqm
Photographs: Victor Hugo

Braver House / SsD Architecture

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Architects: 
SsD Architecture
Location: Newton, MA,
Residential Size: 2,600 sf / 242 sm
Design Team: John Hong AIA, LEED + Jinhee Park AIA (principals in charge)
Matthew Allen, Frederick Peter Ortner, Christoph Schäfer, Aleta Budd, Brian Vester, Nathalie Zegarra
Construction Manager: 
Osprey Design Build LLC
Structural Engineer: 
Evan Hankin
Photographs: Chang Kyun Kim

   

Dental Clinic in Lisbon / Pedra Silva Architects

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Architects: Pedra Silva Architects
Location: Lisbon, Portugal
Design Team: Dina Castro, Hugo Ramos, Maria Rita Pais, Jette Fyhn, André Góis Fernandes, Ricardo Sousa
Project Area: 149 sqm
Project Year: 2011
Contractor: Sabrab Engenharia
Photographs: João Morgado

   

Barceló Raval Hotel / CMV Architects

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Architects: CMV Architects
Location: ,
Client: Barceló Hotels & Resorts
Constructed Surface: 7,875.45 sqm
Completion: 2008
Cost: 15,325,285 Euros
Rooms: 186
Design Team: Andreu Crespi, Helena Montes y Pep Vich
Photographs: Courtesy of CMV Architects

Sami Cultural Center Sajos / HALO Architects

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Architects: HALO Architects Ltd
Location: ,
Head Designer: Architects m3 Ltd, Janne Pihlajaniemi, Architect M.Sc. SAFA
Client: Senate Properties
Photographs: Mika Huisman

   

Video: Carmody Groarke


The architects behind Carsten Höller’s The Double Club and Pablo Flack and David Waddington’s Studio East, Kevin Carmody and Andy Groarke have been responsible for the creation of several cultural structures across London over the past few years. The duo first met while working at David Chipperfield Architects and opened their own practice in 2006 upon winning a competition to design the Coney Island Parachute Pavilion in New York. This year Carmody and Groarke were commissioned to design the Frieze London 2011 space. Crane.tv met with Kevin Carmody and Anna Nilsson ahead of the venue’s launch to talk about their aims for the space, the importance of the materials used and the preparation that went into the project.

Emmen Theatre and Zoo Entrance / Henning Larsen Architects and Van den Berg Groep

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Emmen Theatre and Zoo, designed by Henning Larsen Architects and Van den Berg Groep, is an unusual cultural building that brings together culture and nature. The building design, which won the first prize in the international competition, will constitute the entrance to a large zoological park of 10 hectares and comprises two main stages with a capacity of 1,150 people in total, an additional stage, exhibition and conference facilities. The building in itself covers 16,000 m2. More images and architects’ description after the break.

Wardrobe / ES-arch

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Architects: ES-arch – Enrico Scaramellini Architetto
Location: , Italy
Client: Private
Completion: 2010
Budget: 25,000 €
Area: 35 sqm
Project Team: Arch. Cristina Pusterla, Arch. Luca Trussoni, Studio Ingg. Bianco & Mastai (structural engineering)
Photographs: Marcello Mariana

Victoria Tower / Wingårdh Arkitektkontor AB

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Architect: Wingårdh Arkitektkontor AB – Gert Wingårdh and Karolina Keyzer
Location: Arne Beurlingstorg 3A, Kista, , Sweden
Interior: Arthur Buchardt, Wingårdh Arkitektkontor AB & Kiil Interiör
Customer: Call Tower Invest AB
Gross Area: 23,000 sqm
Cost: 55 Million Euro
Completion: 2011
Photographers: Åke E:son Lindman,Tord-Rikard Söderström, Ola Fogelström

72 Hour Urban Action Stuttgart 2012 Competition

72 Hour Urban Action Stuttgart 2012 Competition

72 Hour Urban Action, the world’s first real-time architecture competition, gives selected teams only three days & three nights to design and build interventions in public space in response to local needs. The competition will be the kick-off of a…

Whistler Residence / BattersbyHowat Architects

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Architects: BattersbyHowat Architects
Location: Whistler, British Columbia,
Site Area: 1,050 sqm
Building Area: 540 sqm
Completion: 2010
Project Team: David Battersby, Heather Howat, Tillie Kwan
Structural Consultant: Equilibrium Consulting
Envelope Consultant: JRS Engineering Ltd.
Contractor: Need Brophy Services Ltd.
Photographs: Sama Jim Canzian