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I29

15 Nov 2010

HOME 06 by i29 interior architects This residence at the Singel, Amsterdam (NL) exists from one open space where several functions have been put into freestanding objects. The kitchen and wardrobe are placed near the entrance and combined into one single space. The bath and bedroom is concealed into a volume, which is placed at the back of the house. From the open living area you look alongside

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ALILA LUANG PRABANG

Bunnag Duangrit

15 Nov 2010

Exotic Retreat in Ancient TownDesign HotelsTM announces its new member in Laos: the Alila Luang Prabang which opened on 1 October 2010. The all-suite resort is located in the UNESCO World Heritage town Luang Prabang, the former royal capital of Laos. Architect Bunnag Duangrit created a contemporary hotel, while conserving the site's architectural heritage. The hotel's design is also of historical

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Q-BAR

Architecture Project

09 Nov 2010

Architecture Project completes new bar on the Valletta Waterfront Inspired by the original warehouse use of the mid-eighteenth century Baroque Vaults at Pinto Stores on the Valletta Waterfront, the concept of the 'Q-bar' became the stacking of crates into sculptural tower-like volumes which would sculpt, in a sense, the interior of the space. By night, the timber batten clad structures light up

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MORGAN LIBRARY

Editorial

09 Nov 2010

Can the Morgan Library's architecture solidify its future? The heart of The Morgan Library & Museum - a private study and library designed for financier Pierpont Morgan by McKim Mead and White - reopened Saturday after the completion of a $4.5m restoration at the capable hands of New York architect Beyer Blinder Belle and lighting designer Renfro Design Group. With this work now complete, the

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GALCIT

Jfak

09 Nov 2010

PASADENA, CALIFORNIA The Graduate Aerospace Laboratories at the California Institute of Technology (GALCIT) is well known for pioneering some of the world's most important advances in aeronautics and space exploration. So when the department asked John Friedman Alice Kimm Architects to transform their run-down, disorganized, and outdated facilities into a dynamic environment that would reflect

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