Articles tagged Recycling & Reuse

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Flux, an art installation by Crystal Wagner, seems to merge into the fabric of its surroundings

WALNUT CREEK – Crystal Wagner’s Flux – an art installation that dominated the Bedford Gallery in Walnut Creek, California with its organic, free-flowing forms last summer – featured scraps …

Winning the grand prize and category Urban Infill, House 1014 in Barcelona, Spain by HARQUITECTS. Photo Adria Goula
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Behold the brick beauties given the Wienerberger Brick Award 2016

The Wienerberger Brick Award has offered a unique platform for the recognition of outstanding brick architecture of international quality since 2004.

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The concert hall is situated within the basement of the venue, in the place of a former swimming pool.
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Chartier-Corbasson embellishes a concert venue with sheets of golden stainless steel

NILVANGE – The Parisian firm adapted the prefabricated building into a concert hall and music school.

The firm sought to preserve the existing structure and character of the site whilst altering it into something new.
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DP6 roughens Neushoorn school slash music venue's edges with reused bricks

LEEUWARDEN – The integrated music venue and school building takes on a more rough and ready approach than the firm’s usual refined aesthetic.

The architects envisioned a workspace which combines contemporary material processes with organic principles.
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Biophilia drives DaeWha Kang Design's office block renovation

SEOUL – London-based studio DaeWha Kang Design has given a 1980s office block a facelift in Seoul, Korea.

The client desired a space where the whole family could gather to create and share memories.
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a21studio fragments interior spaces into stacked blocks at Saigon House

HO CHI MINH CITY – Projecting a poeticism for family and life, a tree situated at the heart of the Saigon House immediately draws the eye.

The project encourages individuals to rediscover the local architectural heritage in unexpected ways.
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Studio Frank Havermans' prototype KAPKAR/DY-K92 is a catalyst for future industrial development

DORDRECHT – The sculptural installation KAPKAR/DY-K92 stimulates awareness of the last standing relic of a former shipyard.

A temporary installation in Bristol sits within the walls of the disused church to create an artistic space.
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Chicago-based artist Theaster Gates launches Sanctum installation

BRISTOL – Fourteenth century church houses temporary structure built for artistic collaboration.

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The duo investigates the theme of sustainability throughout the installation.
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Jacob Douenias and Ethan Frier fuel Living Things installation with algae

PITTSBURGH – Jacob Douenias and Ethan Frier concretely shape the theme of renewable resources with Living Things.

Vision Atelier's salon opened its doors in Kofu, Japan.
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Takehiko Nez Architects defines Vision Atelier's salon interior with mirrors and plants

KOFU – After a handful of interventions by Takehiko Nez Architects, the Vision Atelier hair salon opens its doors with refreshed scenery in Kofu.

'I like the idea of art works as cultural artefacts' - Amy Brener
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Amy Brener traps found objects in layers of resin

New York-based Amy Brener has made a name for herself as a sculptor of intriguing freestanding monoliths, created by capturing objects she’s collected in layers of poured resin.

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Arabeschi di Latte sets up Water Bar for Selfridges' Project Ocean campaign

LONDON – None of us wants a garbage patch twice the size of Texas floating in our oceans. This is what’s happening, and the reason why even shopping temple Selfridges has decided to take a clear …