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Silver times ahead: Nursing home in Austria

In 2009, the community of Nenzing held a Europe-wide competition for the design of a new nursing home, whereby the pure-lined and rustic proposal found favour.

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Living structure: Visitors‘ centre at fortress Sparrenburg

The visitor information centre at the historic Sparrenburg fortress, which opened on 17 September, will function as an informative spatial compass.

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Magic Mushrooms: A Material Experiment for MoMA PS1

As the winner of this year's YAP 2014 Young Architects Program competition, the installation will be exhibited in the inner courtyard until 7 September.

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Architecture | Topics | Magazine 6/2014

An Archaic Monolith: Summer House by Buchner Bründler Architekten

The quietude and rusticity that reign here inspired Buchner Bründler Architekten to transform a 200-year-old stone house into a holiday home.

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A Complex Twisting Syntax: New Research Pavilion at the University of Stuttgart

Over eighteen months, the project was realized by research assistants and students comprising an interdisciplinary team.

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Architecture | Topics | Magazine 6/2014

Puristic facades in exposed concrete: Chipperfield's office extension in Berlin

Puristic, modern and clear – this is the impression made by the exposed concrete facades at David Chipperfield Architects' Berlin office.

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Architecture | Topics | Magazine 6/2014

The Camouflage Look: Pedagogical Centre in Italy

The new building designed by act_romegialli is impressive in its unusual working of the concrete surfaces.

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Soft building skins: Rubber sheeting and architectural carpeting for facades

With their muted edges and unusually soft surfaces materials such as rubber sheeting and architectural carpets are creating new design possibilities as building skins.

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New image: Farmers market pop-ups

Most vendors can’t afford a custom tent, so they are all white, with flimsy signage. An AIA design competition aims to re-imagine the farmer’s market canopy pop-up booth.

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Seamless copper skin: Staircase on Mallorca

A sculptural staircase in the form of irregularly perforated copper panels is the central element of Villa Mallorca.

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