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A City To Rehouse

A City To Rehouse Marie Chevalier & Colombe Crouan @ ENSAPVS   Project The city of Amatrice was hit in August 2016 by an earthquake, putting on the street hundreds of people. We have chosen to think about a relocation solution for the victims, waiting […]

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Heirloom Seeds

Heirloom Seeds Roni Schanin   Project Flora in a community environment is an important factor in shaping its identity. However, the process of unifying communities and cultures into similar global characteristics leads to loss of biodiversity. Colors, shapes and flavors disappear into hybrid varieties that […]

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Ecdysis

Ecdysis Noah Medlinsky, Shuxin Wu   @ University of Pennsylvania, PennDesign Graduate Architecture [Second Year M.Arch I Students]     Project  Introduction: Ecdysis aims to explore a new architectural typology through the creation of a new underground world in Queens, New York. As the city […]

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Chain Factory, Chain Living

Chain Factory, Chain Living Anderson Chan and Haydn Lo Project The project explores the possibility of creating a chained textile factory along side housing in existing urban fabric. The design critiques on the work/live condition in Changsin-dong of Seoul, and explores the possibility of putting […]

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The Kanda Mountain

The Kanda Mountain Boyuan Jiang @ Columbia University Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation (GSAPP) Project “Japan’s graying crisis is thought to outweigh all other nations as it has the highest elderly population proportion in the world. In 2015, in response to the foreseeing elderly […]

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An Absolute Point Of View

An Absolute Point Of View Federica Fogazzi Project The project is located in the centre of Addis Ababa. This area is clearly divided into a modern quarter, featuring high rise buildings and advanced infrastructure, and a historical quarter that comes from the foundation of the […]

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Drawing Place

Drawing Place TRIAS Studio   Heima_Iceland Trekking Cabins Heima is a series of trekking cabins, designed to be built in remote locations across Iceland. Iceland is defined by its diverse landscapes and unique weather phenomena. It is a place that is constantly shifting, both in the skies […]

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XL_The Commercial Vernacular

XL_The Commercial Vernacular Nowadays office Design team: Anna Kopeina, Patrizio Sbarra, Lera Samovich, Nata Tatunashvili, Lera Choobara   Project A year ago an ambitious competition for the architectural renovation of 49 standardised cinema buildings, that, thanks to the planned economy and socialist urbanism, were evenly […]

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A Promiscuous Museum Space

A Promiscuous Museum Space  Riccardo Guglielmi, Cosimo Marchiori  & Alex Recaldin  Project Knowledge has spread and the number of those who have access to it has grown significantly while their origin is more and more varied. This has happened in ways and by means, which increasingly […]

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Exploring New Spatial Narratives

Exploring New Spatial Narratives Anna Vasileiou This Diploma project was awarded with the “Mediterranean Mimar Sinan Prize 2016” Distinction in July 2016, launched by Mimar Sinan Fine Art University, UMAR and Osservatorio del Mediterraneo, considering the Mediterranean geographical, climatic, spatial and architectural qualities with sensitivity […]

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