Articles tagged Intervention

IPARK towers by UNStudio. Photos Edmon Leong, Rohspace and Hyundai
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UNStudio dresses up IPark towers to the nines

DAEGU – Get those smartphones up on drones for the newest Instagram-friendly architecture.

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.

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TCDC by Department of Architecture. Photos W Workshop
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TCDC by Department of Architecture puts creativity on top

BANGKOK – The new Thailand Creativity and Design Centre is housed atop a historic building in Bangkok and features flexible areas bound to propel the country’s creative industry.

Hello Wood Project Village. Photos Tamás Bujnovsky
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Work hard and play hard in the Hello Wood Project Village

CSÓROMPUSZTA – In this year’s edition, the participants finalised a series of pavilions to create a viable village structure.

Impostor by les malcommodes. Photos Simon Parent
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Impostor by Les Malcommodes catches the tourist gaze

QUEBEC CITY – The picturesque Quebec City welcomes a splash of colour on its waterfront with the new installation by Les Malcommodes.

House with Blue Doors by Fala Atelier. Photos Ricardo Loureiro
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Fala Atelier makes one plus fun equal five

PORTO – A 20th-century home in the centre of the Portuguese city has been adapted into five small studio flats of approximately 35 sq-m.

Caixaforum Seville by Vázquez Consuegra. Photos Jesus Granada
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Two worlds inspire Vázquez Consuegra's subterranean cultural centre

SEVILLE – In March 2017, Seville became the eighth Spanish city to inaugurate a Caixaforum. The project repurposes a space that previously existed as a subterranean car park.

Experimentarium by CEBRA. Photos Adam Mørk
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CEBRA’s lavish copper staircase is a beacon for sparking curiosity

HELLERUP – An intervention of Experimentarium in Denmark has doubled the size of the science museum, changing the design from an introverted building to an engaging attraction.

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Casa Aljibe by Valdivieso Arquitectos. Photos David Frutos
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Valdivieso constructs a house on top of a water tank

ALPEDRETE – A former water cistern provides the foundation for a single-occupancy home near Madrid.

Man Cave by Estudio Normal. Photos Javier Agustín Rojas
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Estudio Normal breaks protocol with an intellectual retreat

BUENOS AIRES – The typology of the ‘man cave’ comes with all sorts of connotations and carries the depiction of a male-only sanctuary with a lack of rules.

Hollwich Kushner has transformed the former industrial building into a 21st century 'ideas factory'
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Hollwich Kushner’s angular elevation accommodates space for new ideas

PHILADELPHIA – An old paint factory has been renovated into a 21st century platform for innovation and social engagement at the University of Pennsylvania.

A white complex form appears as a skin drooping over the existing structure. Photo Koji Fuji
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MAD wraps up a timber structure to form a kindergarten

OKAZAKI – Beijing-based MAD Architects has designed an organic veil wrapped around the framework of the former house beneath.