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August, 2008


Students House in L'Aquila (Sunday, August 31, 2008)
"The project envisages the creation of a structure for students with services and with 20 beds, having type single or double room, both with private bathroom." says Tecno Adler on Students House in L'Aquila.

Muto’s House (Saturday, August 30, 2008)
"The client’s requirement for this project was a holiday house in town because it was so near the sea that going out of the palace you can take a bath from a magnificent cliff." says Napolicreativa on Muto’s House.

House at Nagata (Friday, August 29, 2008)
"The client designs shoes, so there are many visitors from foreign countries. They wanted a house which represents refined tastes." says Suga Architects Office Co.Ltd. on House at Nagata.

Cacharel Flagship Store (Wednesday, August 27, 2008)
"The main concept was to create an 'open lobby' that works as an intermediate space between the exterior and the back of the store. The store has no structured entrance and works with sliding glass doors that disappear as part of the storefront while the store is open." says Zoffoli Architects on Cacharel Flagship Store.

BAD (Tuesday, August 26, 2008)
"The project is located in Sand in Taufers, which is a community in South Tyrol in the Italian Alps near the Austrian border." says Pedevilla Architects on BAD.

VLB - Arquitectura e Planeamento, LDA (Tuesday, August 26, 2008)
Profile of the Chinese architecture firm VLB - Arquitectura e Planeamento, LDA

h-house (Monday, August 25, 2008)
"Following the restrictions of the local law: there should be maximum 3 different materials on elevation. The architecture should be neutral, similar to the surrounding, modest, with natural materials...." says tamizo architects group on h-house

UPI-2M ltd (Monday, August 25, 2008)
Profile of the Croatian architecture firm UPI-2M ltd, led by Alan Leo Plestina, Berislav Medic and Danijel Malcic.

Cube Villas for the Andermatt Resort (Sunday, August 24, 2008)
"The Cube Villa type, is a one and a three storey high mansion, especially designed for smaller plots." says Philip Loskant architect on Cube Villas for the Andermatt Resort.

tamizo architects group (Sunday, August 24, 2008)
Profile of the Polish architecture firm tamizo architects group, founded by Mateusz Stolarski, Aleksandra Zdziechowska, Piotr Walerysiak and Wojciech Jaksa.

Maharam (Saturday, August 23, 2008)
"A showroom is a big challenge both for the client and the designer. The first wants all his products and services as the most important issue of the interior design language." says usoarquitectura on Maharam.

Sanaksenaho Architects (Saturday, August 23, 2008)
Profile of the Finnish architecture firm Sanaksenaho Architects, led by Matti and Pirjo Sanaksenaho.

Black House (Friday, August 22, 2008)
"We tore down the old house and built a new one. It is built on the slope with an above sea level of 150 m. The view from the living room has a spread to the sea exceeding the windbreak forest." says Suga Architects Office Co.Ltd. on Black House.

Rafael Vinoly Architects PC (Friday, August 22, 2008)
Profile of the American architecture firm Rafael Vinoly Architects PC.

Conversion / Extension of Kino Xenix (Thursday, August 21, 2008)
"The requirement was to make a design for an extension of a 100 year old building.The concept is to extend the old part in a seamless way." says Frei + Saarinen Architekten on Conversion / Extension of Kino Xenix.

Pedro Mendes Arquitectos, Lda. (Thursday, August 21, 2008)
Profile of the Portuguese architecture firm Pedro Mendes Arquitectos, Lda.

Mountain Dwellings (Wednesday, August 20, 2008)
"The roof gardens consist of a terrace and a garden with plants changing character according to the changing seasons." says Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG) on Mountain Dwellings.

Pedevilla Architects (Wednesday, August 20, 2008)
Profile of the Italian architecture firm Pedevilla Architects, founded by Alexander and Armin Pedevilla.

The Morrison (Tuesday, August 19, 2008)
Scandinavian style show-flat expresses a young and cosmo living... says Another on The Morrison.

msX2 [l*arch] (Tuesday, August 19, 2008)
Profile of the Italian architecture firm msX2 [l*arch], founded by Marco Sacchini and Michele Simonetti.

Art Restaurant (Monday, August 18, 2008)
"The clients wanted to create a space that would meet international standards, in terms of the overall ambience. The clients were open to innovative solutions to achieve this goal.." says AA - architetti associati s.r.l. on Art Restaurant.

Medical Design International (Monday, August 18, 2008)
Profile of the American architecture firm Medical Design International, led by Richard C. Haines, Jr., Jeffrey K. Griffin and John Preece.

National Museum of Comics (Sunday, August 17, 2008)
"The dynamic world of comics, alive with colors and play, is reflected in the lit-up ceilings whose precise organization pace the visitor's path with changing intensity and tones." says Pietro Carlo Pellegrini on National Museum of Comics.

LIAG architects (Sunday, August 17, 2008)
Profile of the Dutch architecture firm LIAG architects, led by Erik Schotte and Maarten Grasveld.

Wilkinson Residence (Friday, August 15, 2008)
"The client desired a house that felt as if it were isolated in the forest and that would allow him to hear the songs of birds." says Robert Harvey Oshatz Architect on Wilkinson Residence.

Leroy Street Studio (Friday, August 15, 2008)
Profile of the American architecture firm Leroy Street Studio, led by Marc Turkel, Morgan Hare and Shawn Watts.

Palex (Thursday, August 14, 2008)
"The building is situated on a slightly hilly slope in the town of Segromigno in Monte. The planimetric articulation and the design of the side views should be intentionally simple." says Pietro Carlo Pellegrini on Palex.

JTS Architects (Thursday, August 14, 2008)
Profile of the American architecture firm JTS Architects.

Historical Museum of Resistance (Wednesday, August 13, 2008)
"The Museum is immersed in the mountainous green countryside, yet with a view over the sites of the massacre that it commemorates." says Pietro Carlo Pellegrini on Historical Museum of Resistance.

Francis Cauffman (Wednesday, August 13, 2008)
Profile of the American architecture firm Francis Cauffman.

Zulaikha Laurence House (Monday, August 11, 2008)
"The challenge was to create a comfortable dwelling that could be made liveable in all weather conditions, transforming the mundane architecture of the existing dwelling house but informed by the robust quality of the 1918 gunpowder store on which it had been built." says Tonkin Zulaikha Greer Architects on Zulaikha Laurence House.

FOBA (Monday, August 11, 2008)
Profile of the Japanese architecture firm FOBA (F.O.B Association Co., Ltd. + F.O.B Architects), led by Katsu Umebayashi.

Drew Heath Architects (Sunday, August 10, 2008)
Profile of the Australian architecture firm Drew Heath Architects.

The Twins (Saturday, August 09, 2008)
"The shapes of the lodgings, through their motions, follow and mark the form of the irregular floor plan of the building." says Pietro Carlo Pellegrini on The Twins.

Ferrara Palladino S.R.L. (Saturday, August 09, 2008)
Profile of the Italian architecture and lighting design firm Ferrara Palladino S.R.L., led by Cinzia Ferrara and Pietro Palladino.

T House (Friday, August 08, 2008)
"The 'T' typology addresses the predicament of the building parcel's mid-block location, creating two courtyards and a rear yard open space that respond to adjacent properties' open space patterns while maximizing the use of the lot's buildable area." says Ogrydziak/Prillinger Architects on T House

Ernst Giselbrecht + Partner architektur zt gmbh (Friday, August 08, 2008)
Profile of the Austrian architecture firm Ernst Giselbrecht + Partner architektur zt gmbh.

Guest house for the pilgrims at the S. Gemma Monastery (Thursday, August 07, 2008)
"The building for the cult of the spiritual life is planned to offer a place to stay and pray, before the approach to the Sanctuary." says Pietro Carlo Pellegrini on Guest house for the pilgrims at the S. Gemma Monastery.

Ecola Architects, PC (Thursday, August 07, 2008)
Profile of the American architecture firm Ecola Architects, PC, led by Jay Raskin.

Portico - The Scots Church Redevelopment (Wednesday, August 06, 2008)
"The winning scheme in the City of Sydney Design Excellence Competition, this project explored the redevelopment of the disused, heritage-listed Scots Church in Sydney’s CBD." says Tonkin Zulaikha Greer on Portico - The Scots Church Redevelopment.

Buscando la Aurora (Wednesday, August 06, 2008)
Profile of the Mexican architecture firm Buscando la Aurora, founded by Carlos Coronel and Hector de la Pena.

Foundation Giuseppe Lazzareschi (Tuesday, August 05, 2008)
"The Lazzareschi Foundation Centre was created after the Lazzareschi family's wish to keep Giuseppe's memory alive." says Pietro Carlo Pellegrini on Foundation Giuseppe Lazzareschi.

Axis Mundi (Tuesday, August 05, 2008)
Profile of the American architecture firm Axis Mundi, led by John Beckmann, Richard Rosenbloom and Nick Messerlian.

Outdoor swimming pool in Origgio (Monday, August 04, 2008)
"This project represent an ideal effort to transform an anonymous and low-cost sporting center in an innovative place, a kind of urban oasis." says DA-A ARCHITETTI on Outdoor swimming pool in Origgio.

AA - architetti associati s.r.l. (Monday, August 04, 2008)
Profile of the Italian architecture firm AA - architetti associati s.r.l.

Fennell Residence (Sunday, August 03, 2008)
"Because the Fennel Residence is sited 'on' the river as opposed to 'by' the river, the relationship between the building and its site created interesting possibilities " says Robert Harvey Oshatz Architect on Fennell Residence.

Moshe Safdie and Associates, Inc. (Sunday, August 03, 2008)
Profile of the American architecture firm Moshe Safdie and Associates, Inc.

Montalba Architects, Inc. (Sunday, August 03, 2008)
Profile of the American architecture firm Montalba Architects, Inc.

Craigieburn Bypass (Saturday, August 02, 2008)
"The bridge, a complex curve in plan and elevation, is a tubular steel truss faced with the same austenitic steel as the main sound walls, which at this point appear to leap over the road in a gesture of welcome or farewell." says Tonkin Zulaikha Greer Architects on Craigieburn Bypass.

monovolume architecture + design (Saturday, August 02, 2008)
Profile of the Italian architecture firm monovolume architecture + design, led by Patrik Pedo and Jury Pobitzer

MODIStudio_Associati (Saturday, August 02, 2008)
Profile of the Italian architecture firm MODIStudio_Associati, led by Maurizio Mosca and Roberta Di Nucci.

Kayak House (Friday, August 01, 2008)
"They chose a 4.5 acre site on the South Fork of the American River, overlooking one of the best kayak fun in Northern California. At the time of purchase, this particular lot was the last available empty and developable river site for over ten miles in either direction." says Ogrydziak/Prillinger Architects on Kayak House.

Duarte Aznar Arquitectos S.C.P. (Friday, August 01, 2008)
Profile of the Mexican architecture firm Duarte Aznar Arquitectos S.C.P., founded by Enrique Duarte Aznar.

Miguel Weinstein Designs Inc. (Friday, August 01, 2008)
Profile of the American architecture firm Miguel Weinstein Designs Inc.

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