Articles tagged Housing

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A spare room in Prague doubles as a fashionably functional guest suite

Hospitality stakes have been raised considerably in Prague, however, where a homeowner tapped Daniel Baudis and Daniel Rohan of Ddaann to design a stylish extension for hosting family and friends.

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Antonini Darmon Architectes sheathes Parisian housing block with stacked arcades

PARIS – A social housing project in Boulogne-Billancourt by Antonini Darmon Architectes uses the rich language of classical architecture to create a palace for its inhabitants.

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Jacques Ferrier unveils new urban development in the French Riviera

MONTPELLIER – Inspired by Mediterranean iconography, a Paris firm contributes a multi-purpose complex to the development of France’s fastest growing city.

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Tham & Videgård's new apartments balance urban and lakeside contexts

JÖNKÖPING – A Stockholm-based firm creates iconic, sustainable housing for a scenic site in a southern Swedish town.

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Studioninedots hacks out an atrium

HILVERSUM – A 1970s office building on the former industrial site known as Lucent gets an upgrade for new housing corporation headquarters.

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C.F. Møller upgrades Danish campus with new student dormitories

ODENSE – The main campus of the University of Southern Denmark adds optimistic quarters to its historical functionalist campus.

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IDOM breaks the mould with Torresolo Public Housing Project

LEIOA – A global firm takes a dynamic and fluid approach to a new pair of residential towers in the Bilbao area.

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ECDM's curvaceous façade lifts above a garden to preserve Paris' green spaces

PARIS – A building project where the architectural firm aspired to preserve the green site – a rarity in the densely-built city centre.

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Tetrarc adorns social housing with weaving aluminium towers

PARIS – With a sensitivity to the context of the encompassing Boulogne-Billancourt district, Tetrarc's design combines Paris' traditional architectural proportions and modern material …

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Towering architectural intervention envisions high-rise living enfolded in greenery

NANTES – The latest addition to the ZAC du Pré Gauchet development area embraces a green initiative for housing from a/LTA.

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Comte Vollenweider's adjustable timber facades let housing complex residents control privacy

MOUANS-SARTOUX – Located in a medieval town in the south-eastern corner of France, a social housing complex brings a contemporary edge to the historic area.

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VIB Architecture merges student residence and nursery to serve bustling Parisian district

PARIS – VIB Architecture organises buildings, new and old to form a new mixed-use site.