MAST Foundation / Labics

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Architects: Labics
Location: Bologna,
Architect In Charge: Maria Claudia Clemente, Francesco Isidori
Design Team: Chiara Capriulo e Carolina Bajetti (project architects), Leonardo Consolazione, Francesca Delicato, Giuditta Milano, Andrea Ottaviani, Luigi Panetta, Dominique Réthans, Maria Adele Savioli, Elisa Villani.
Area: 25,000 sqm
Year: 2013
Photographs: Christian Richters

Bargellino Plug & Play Winning Proposal / Ciclostile Architettura

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The Bargellino Plug & Play proposal for the urban regeneration of the Bargellino area acts as a set of management software from which the user can draw upon and benefit from an integrated system of logistics, service and quality. Designed by Ciclostile Architettura, the expression “plug and play” is used in programming language with reference to technologies that can be put into use in an hardware system without any specific installation procedure by the user. More images and architects’ description after the break.

Guest House / Enrico Iascone Architetti

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Architects: Enrico Iascone Architetti
Location: ,
Design Team: Carlotta Menarini, Camilla Belletti, Alberto Vitali, Anna Grassigli, Silvia Labanti
Project Architect: Enrico Iascone
Project Year: 2009
Photographs: Courtesy of Enrico Iascone Architetti

Technology Center / gmp Architekten

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The first prize winning design for the Technology Center in by gmp Architekten converts a former industrial heritage building into a modern technology park. With an area of about 110,000 square meters, the center includes an exhibition hall, laboratories, offices, a seedbed center for research affiliated with the university, and teaching facilities such as lecture halls and university institutes. In addition, there will be conference facilities, including hotel and service areas such as shops, a day nursery, restaurants and refectories to be established in the former power station. More images and architects’ description after the break.

New School District / ccd studio

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Architects: ccd studio / Luca Ciaffoni, Michele Ciutti, Antonio Di Marcantonio, Aldo Benedetti
Location: , Italy
Client: Consorzio KARABAK SETTE
Project area: 1,625 sqm
Project year: 2006 – 2010
Photographs: Fabio Mantovani