19 Oct 2010

Architectural studio GROUP A and multi-disciplinary design agency Fabrique have won the European tender for the complete renovation of the stations of Oostlijn (the 53 line from Central Station to Gaasperplas and the 54 line from Central Station to Gein) on the Amsterdam Metro. Partially below ground and partially elevated, the metro-line has been left largely unchanged since its original design

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i29 interior architects

14 Oct 2010

As Gummo were only going to be renting the space on the first floor of the old Parool newspaper building in Amsterdam for two years, i29 convinced Gummo to embrace the mantra of reduce, reuse, recycle to create a stylish office space that would impact as little as possible on the environment or their wallets.i29 developed a theme that reflects Gummos personality and design philosophy simple,

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04 Oct 2010

The rough plastering and warm tones used on the facade come to life with the interaction of light and intensity. The internal structure consists of a double height room with the stage arranged on the long side of the new sports hall which has a generous glass facade. The toilets, office and outer equipment room are based on the ground floor and are also accessible from the exterior. The

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CLUB ‘55

Blanco- Architecture + Design

01 Oct 2010

Among the many handmade pieces is the reception staff's desk, designed by Nott personally. Crafted from solid rosewood and brushed steel, it is a design element in its own right. Step into the hallway that leads to the various lounges, bars and restaurants on the building's two levels and you come into contact with a chrome and glass staircase imported from Italy whilst suspended above is a

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WAN Editorial

21 Sep 2010

Michael Smith implements Obama's objectives Whereas previous administrations had opted for a comparatively classical and regal atmosphere, the Obama's have chosen an overtly modest, contemporary design, resulting in arguably a less ostentatious interior than that of the Bush era. A rug featuring quotes from former presidents and Martin Luther King now resides in place of the Ex first lady's

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