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  7. Smiles By Dr. Cecile / Buensalido Architects

Smiles By Dr. Cecile / Buensalido Architects

  • 00:00 - 25 May, 2012
Smiles By Dr. Cecile / Buensalido Architects
Smiles By Dr. Cecile / Buensalido Architects, © Benson Go
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Text description provided by the architects. Smiles By Dr Cecile was an existing dental clinic that was going through a rebranding as they wanted to give it a ‘re-birth’ as a premiere and first aesthetic dental clinic in the Philippines. Typical dental clinic designs would be conservative, ubiquitous, and very clinical. It thus called for a design that is to be the complete opposite of these typical clinic design traits avant-garde, modern, unique and fresh, and vogueish.

© Benson Go
© Benson Go

The spaces were designed with its cross-sections as a starting point. Cross sections were shaped at every 1-meter segment of the entire space, and were then connected to each other, forming a continuous surface that weld walls, ceiling, and flooring into one amorphous shape, mimicing the developmental behavior of a typical tooth as well.

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Location to be used only as a reference. It could indicate city/country but not exact address. Cite: "Smiles By Dr. Cecile / Buensalido Architects" 25 May 2012. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/237558/smiles-by-dr-cecile-buensalido-architects/> ISSN 0719-8884
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