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Urgell Apartment

Bach Arquitectes

17 Jan 2014

Anna and Eugeni Bach of Bach Arquitectes have renovated the top two floors of an apartment block in Barcelona's Eixample, turning a pair of apartments into a single one with two floors for a young family. This has been named Urgell Apartment. Naturally the organisation of the apartment orbits around the staircase which becomes something more than just a communication device between the two

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Viktor&Rolf flagship Paris boutique

Architecture & AssociƩs

17 Jan 2014

Viktor&Rolf, the Amsterdam-based avant-garde fashion house, opened its first ever flagship boutique in Paris thanks to Pierre Beucler and Jean-Christophe Poggioli of Architecture & Associés. The interior - spacious yet intimate - is rendered entirely in grey felt, reflecting the design codes that established and continue to define the house: conceptual glamour, provocative couture,

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Janus House

Kennerly Architecture & Planning

17 Jan 2014

The Janus House by Owen Kennerly of Kennerly Architecture & Planning is a house with two faces. Kennerly maintained the historic historic pre-earthquake front portion of the house facing the street. Sequentially, he gave the house a modern profile when he extended it southwards on the alley side. In this way, he weaves the past and present together with skill thanks to an understanding

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Hongkun Art Gallery

Penda

17 Jan 2014

Penda Architects try to understand architecture as a profession of interwoven disciplines and consequently develop innovative visions for social, functional and formal issues, creating something meaningful for the client while contributing to the community. Their Hongkun Art Gallery is a perfect example of this. Located in Beijing, the white exterior of the Gallery immediately introduces a

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Monsoon Retreat

ABRAHAM JOHN ARCHITECTS

16 Jan 2014

Set in the picturesque valleys of Khandala, nestled between Mumbai and Pune, the Monsoon Retreat designed by Abraham John Architects is a spacious villa with a private swimming pool and evergreen gardens. The design of the villa was formulated on the seemingly antonymous concepts of privacy and openness. The orientation of the villa ensures total privacy, while maximizing existing views, creating

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