Bruce Munro Ltd.

12 Apr 2011

Bruce Munro's Water-Towers installation was ecologically thoughtful, being lit with the latest energy-efficient LED technology. It's important to Munro to be responsible to the environment, and he likes using simple materials: in this case fluted bottles full of water, and laser cut OSB board. Munro and his team laced 69,000 meters of optic fibre through 15,000 bottles. Each of the 69 towers

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06 Apr 2011

The new building, designed by Werkbureau_Architekten, is situated on the first elevation of the Alps just south of Munich. The building has been designed to protect the Bavarian countryside with an artificial hill and traditional saddle roof house which includes management offices, a seminar room, restaurant, café, exhibition space and a nursery. At the centre of the building is a

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WAN Editorial

14 Mar 2011

Welcome to the first WAN Interior and Design Awards, in recognition of the very best interior and design projects from around the world. The elite panel of judges, Claire German, Managing Director of Chelsea Harbour Design Centre; Richard Doone, Director of Paramount Architects and Design;Chrystina Schmidt, Creative Director of Skandium; Victoria Redshaw, Managing Director of trend forecasting

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02 Mar 2011

Moreplatz's cultural café The Bavarian National Forest is Germany's first National Park attractingmore than 700,000 visitors a year.To celebrate the park's 40th anniversary morePlatz were commissioned to refurbish and extend the visitors' centre in Neuschönau. The renovation includes a permanent exhibition space, and a new ‘tree top walk'  with splendid views

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Assuta Medical Centre

Zeidler Partnership Architects

23 Dec 2010

Zeidler designs a different kind of hospital The design for the Assuta project successfully merges patient expectations with the hospital’s objectives by integrating the site, culture and medical systems. The design integrates a new model of care into the hospital, providing a standard of treatment and services previously unknown in Israel, attracting clients and the best staff. The

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