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The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Visitor Center

Olson Kundig Architects

17 Jun 2013

The vision behind the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Visitor Center is to educate, inspire, and motivate people through story-telling—sharing the work of others who are focused on improving the lives of people around the globe. Through interactive exhibits, visitors can investigate some of the challenges facing the world, learn how people are tackling those problems, and explore their

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The Pierre

Olson Kundig Architects

17 Jun 2013

The owner’s affection for a stone outcropping on her property inspired the design of this house. Conceived as a retreat nestled into the rock, the Pierre (the French word for stone) celebrates the materiality of the site. “Putting the house in the rock follows a tradition of building on the least productive part of a site, leaving the best parts free for cultivation,” Kundig

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The Wood Space by Havwoods

Household

15 Jun 2013

Havwoods is the market leader in wooden flooring. They commissioned Household to create a central London showroom, the brands first in the capital. Our brief was to create a ‘wow-factor' environment to help present Havwoods' as a contemporary, relevant and confident supplier to highly design-aware customers from architects and designers to industry clients. Our approach involved pushing

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Renaissance, Man

Renaissance Works

15 Jun 2013

The brief was to create an ‘enjoyable space ’, for ‘innovation and collaboration’ between the owner,  ‘Renaissance  Capital Partners’ and entrepreneurs in a fully supported  facility. Renaissance Works is two-storey, 300 sq m post-war former print works, surrounded by 19th Century merchants’ houses and warehouses near the

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The Christian Louboutin Retrospective

Household

15 Jun 2013

Household was asked to design the first ever exhibition for iconic French shoe designer, Christian Louboutin. Working with Donna Loveday, curator for the Design Museum, London, our brief was to create a celebratory retrospective exploring how over twenty years Christian Louboutin has pushed the boundaries of shoe design. Christian's desire was to give visitors unique insight and access to the

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