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FWS_work designs Residence W as a tranquil retreat in the city

October 17, 2021 Ali Morris 0
Residence W by FWS_work

Interior design studio FWS_work has used natural materials and neutral colours to complete this calming apartment renovation in Xinpu, Taiwan, designed to offer the owner a refuge from his busy job as a pilot. Dubbed Residence W, the apartment was intended as an antidote to city life, with its entry, kitchen, reading, dining and living

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Jackson Clements Burrows designs mass-timber student accommodation in Melbourne

October 17, 2021 Jon Astbury 0
The facade has a multicoloured look

Australian studio Jackson Clements Burrows has completed a mass-timber student accommodation scheme at La Trobe University in Melbourne, Victoria, which has been shortlisted in the housing category of Dezeen Awards 2021. Two sweeping arcs providing accommodation for 642 students hug a central courtyard on the 18,000-square-metre site, which is the first to complete in a

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Forest Park West Entry / PLAT Studio

October 17, 2021 Paula Pintos 0

Forest Park is a community open space and a major green infrastructure resource for Kunshan, a former agricultural area and exurb of Shanghai, China. 163 hectares of forested wetland form a green island within the rapidly urbanized Kunshan West District.

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Hoa’ House / IZ Architects

October 16, 2021 Hana Abdel 0

Hoa’s house is a house designed with the philosophy that is called “emotional architecture”. After having some meetings with the owners of the house, considering their preferences, and discussing, design ideas and spaces are constructed from their own subconscious images.

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Ratio Building Tri_Poly / Maaps Architects

October 16, 2021 Hana Abdel 0

Among the new real estate consumption trends, there is the neologism called ‘Young-kkel Generation’ which means that young people borrow money from banks and their entire family members as much as possible desperately to buy their own house. ‘Yeong-kkel generation’ is an expression of anxiety created by the young generation’s fear that they cannot buy their own houses in the future due to a sharp rise in house prices. This situation is getting so serious.

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SÈMÈONE Center / COBLOC Architecture

October 16, 2021 Hana Abdel 0

The project entailed the restructuring and elevating of an existing unfinished structure into a largescale smart building. A new project, a new program, the building becomes SOMEONE, a formation center, and incubator for the sectors linked to innovation and design, led by the l’Agence de Développement de Sèmè City à Cotonou, Bénin.

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Superette cannabis dispensary in Toronto resembles a retro grocery store

October 16, 2021 Jenna McKnight 0
Superette marijuana shop Toronto

Bold graphics and a checkerboard floor feature in a Superette marijuana shop in Toronto, which was created by the brand’s in-house team in collaboration with Canadian designer Emily Robinson. Based in Toronto, Superette was founded in 2019 by entrepreneurs Mimi Lam and Drummond Munro. The company now operates six brick-and-mortar shops in Canada and plans

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Zapote Bar / Estudio Atemporal

October 16, 2021 Valeria Silva 0

The project begins with the need to renovate the bar area inside the Rosewood Mayakoba hotel. This new space seeks to become a different experience from the rest of the hotel’s activities, creating a special and welcoming moment that encourages interaction between visitors.