AD Classics: Landhaus Lemke / Mies van der Rohe

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The Landhaus Lemke private residence by Mies van der Rohe exudes the crisp, clean and formal aesthetics that are characteristic of his architectural proclivity. Built in 1933 for Karl and Martha Lemke, the house is rich with history and encompasses a storied past. More details after the break.

Single Family House / Lucio Serpagli

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Architects: Lucio Serpagli
Location: , Italy
Project Year: 2006
Project Area: 280 sqm
Photographs: Olinto Malpeli

Materka House / T3arc

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Architects: T3arc / Alfredo Cano Briceño
Location: , México
Project Year: 2010
Project Area: 220 sqm
Photographs: Luis Gordoa

Rotterdam Historic Housing Project / Sputnik

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Architects: Sputnik
Location: Rotterdam,
Client: Woonbron Delfshaven, Rotterdam
Photographs: Rubén Dario Kleimeer

Levi Strauss High School / TANK Architectes


Architects: TANK Architectes
Location: , France
Project Year: 2010
Project Area: 8200 sqm
Photographs: Julien Lanoo

House in Melides / Pedro Reis

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Architect: Pedro Reis
Location: Melides, Grândola,
Collaborators: Isabel Silvestre, Tiago Tomás
Landscape: Global2 – Inês Norton
Structure: ARA – Alves Rodrigues & Associados, Lda
HVAC: ACRIBIA – Projectos e Desenho Técnico, Lda
Electricity, telecommunications and security: ACRIBIA: Projectos e Desenho Técnico, Lda
Hydraulic: ACRIBIA – Projectos e Desenho Técnico, Lda
Project Area: 344 sqm
Project Year: 2010
Photographs: FG+SG – Fernando Guerra, Sergio Guerra

Westpark Bochum / Archwerk Generalplaner KG

© Peter Lippsmeier

Architects: Archwerk Generalplaner KG
Location: ,
Project area: 1,850 sqm
Project year: 2004 – 2005
Photographs: Peter Lippsmeier, Archwerk – Sascha Völzke

Fossalunga Nursery School / Studiomas Architetti Associati

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Architects: Studiomas Architetti Associati
Location: , Italy
Project Year: 2009
Project Area: 1,275 sqm
Photographs: Marco Covi

MYP House / Estudio BaBO

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Architects: Estudio BaBO
Location: Buenos Aires,
Project Year: 2008
Project Area: 330 sqm
Photographs: Daniela Mac Aden, Federico Kulekdjian

Hecq / adn Architectures

© Filip Dujardin

Architects: adn Architectures
Location: , Belgium
Collaborators: David Henquinet, Nicolas Iacobellis, Didier Vander Heyden
Project area: 143 sqm
Project year: 2005 – 2009
Photographs: Filip Dujardin

Student Residence in Paris / LAN Architecture

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Architect: LAN Architecture
Location: Paris,
Project leaders: Sebastian Niemann, Venezia Ferret
Project Area: 3,950 sqm
Photographs: Courtesy of LAN Architecture

Bonifacius School / FARO Architecten

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Architects: FARO Architecten
Location: Alphen aan den Rijn,
Client: Gemeente Alphen aan den Rijn
Project year: 2006 – 2011
Photographs: Hans Peter Föllmi

El Secreto House / Pascal Arquitectos

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Architects: Pascal Arquitectos
Location: ,
Project Year: 2011
Project Area: 624.42 sqm
Photographs: Courtesy of Pascal Arquitectos

House at Coogee / MaSQ Architecture

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Architects: MaSQ architecture
Location: , Australia
Project Year: 2011
Photographs: Courtesy of MaSQ Architecture

Osdorp Multi-Functional School / Mecanoo


Architects: Mecanoo
Location: , The Netherlands
Developer: Ymere Ontwikkeling, Amsterdam; Amsterdamse Stichting voor Katholiek Onderwijs (ASKO), Amsterdam
Cost: € 15.000.000
Project year: 2005 – 2011
Photographs: Courtesy of Mecanoo

Social Housing Sandtlaan / HVE architecten

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Architects: HVE architecten
Location: ,
Project team: Gerrit van Es, Dali Lourens, Lia Tuijt
Client: Dunavie
Project area: 4,500 sqm
Project year: 2011
Photographs: HVE architecten



Architects: FILM-OBRAS DE ARQUITECTURA (Carlos Fernández, Jorge Isaías, Gabriel Lanosa, Claudio Maslat)
Location: Buenos Aires,
Project area: 105 sqm
Project year: 2006 – 2009
Photographs: Courtesy of FILM-OBRAS DE ARQUITECTURA

Brick House / AZL architects

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Architects: AZL architects
Location: , Jiangsu Province,
Project Team: Zhang Lei, Shen Kaikang, Zhang Ang
Collaborator: Gaochun Architectural Design Office
Project area: 580 sqm (Ye House) + 860 sqm (Wang House)
Project year: 2006 – 2008
Photographs: Iwan Baan