Articles tagged Black

Villa X by Barcode Architects. Photo by Christian van der Kooy
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Villa X by Barcode Architects marks the spot

BRABANT – Barcode Architects brings simplicity, material quality, and a contemporary appearance to a villa in Brabant, the Netherlands.

FOM University by J Mayer H. Photo David Franck & Patricia Parinejad
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J. Mayer H. completes a university building imbued with mobility

DÜSSELDORF – The curvy design plays out not only as a fluid visual feed but enforces the suggested movement of students rushing through to lectures and courses.

Social Housing by Metek. Photo Didier Boy De la Tour, Irina Productions, and Metek
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The city of light just got brighter with Metek’s social housing project

PARIS – Although the street-facing façade is maintained, it’s carte blanche behind it. 

Tirpitz Blavand Bunker Museum by BIG. Photo Rasmus Hjortshoj / Rasmus Bendix
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BIG buries a sanctuary of light into the sand of a former war zone

BLAAVAND – The Tirpitz bunker is the biggest and heaviest of 200 bunkers along the Danish coast and has been turned into collection of museums.

Administration Building by Conm + Kallesø. Photos Jacob Hoffmann
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CONM + Kallesø's elongated form tilts to accentuate the verticality of nature

STAARUP – From the side, the administration building looks as if it has sunk into the ground overnight and might continue to collapse into the soil if you bump into it.

Black Flying House by H3T Architekti. Photos Jakub Skokan/Martin Tůma (BoysPlayNice)
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H3T Architekti's mysterious black house provides a floating shelter

PARDUBICE – A secretive timber structure hung under the remains of an old railway bridge in a castle town in the east of the Bohemian region of the Czech Republic.

The front façade of the new intervention is fully glazed and recessed in order to highlight the historical mansion.
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Cordoba-ReUrbano by Cadaval & Solà-Morales

MEXICO CITY – A residential building development by Cadaval & Sola-Morales takes root inside a house of historical value.

The building is situated near Lake Geneva outside Lausanne, Switzerland.
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St-Sulpice Apartments by FHV

SAINT-SULPICE – Swiss architects Fruehauf, Henry & Viladoms have completed an apartment building in Saint-Sulpice, a small municipality outside Lausanne on Lake Geneva.

Black brick is used  to create a place of remembrance and healing for the victims and their supporters.
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Museum of War and Women’s Human Rights by Wise Architecture

SEOUL – Korean architects refurbish a residence into a modest, solemn museum for the country’s ‘comfort women’.

Atelier Kempe Thill renovated the building using the studio’s trademark minimalist touch.
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Borsele Town Hall by Atelier Kempe Thill

BORSELE – Rotterdam-based architects renovate a town hall from the 1970s in the rural municipality of Borsele.

A series of terraces culminate on the roof, with sweeping views of South Korea's capital.
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ABC Building by Wise Architecture

SEOUL – The brick screen of this office building offers its users respite from the constant bustle of Seoul.

The ground floor of Villa Kavel 01 features expansive views of surroundings, opening it to the exterior.
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Villa Kavel 01 by Studioninedots

AMSTERDAM – The minimalist, concrete villa is surprisingly responsive to its site and local regulations.