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”Aprili House” – Reconstruction of the Half-Century House in Sighnaghi

Project: “Aprili House” – Reconstruction of a Half-Century House Architects: IDAAF Architects Total Area: 242 m2 Building Area: 220 m2 Location: Sighnaghi, Georgia Year: 2015-2016   IDAAF Architects finished their first project  outside of Tbilisi – Reconstruction of a Half-Century House in Sighnaghi, Kakheti region. “April House” is located in Sighnaghi on 9 April Street. The […]

Polish Pavilion 'Fair Building'

Polish Pavilion ‘Fair Building’ Shows what Working Conditions at the Building Sites are

Very different from other countries’ pavilions, Poland at the same time has raised very important issues. Pavilion consisted of metal scaffolds and screens placed between them, where different videos from construction sites were running. The composition created by scaffolds occupied the entire room. Videos conveyed the hard life of construction workers, events taking place there […]

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Ricardo Bofill’s La Muralla Roja aka Red Wall in Calpe, Spain                

In Mediterranean coastal city of Calpe “red wall” has been “erected” since 1968. La Muralla Roja’s bright colors contrast with environment , or perfectly compliment it. In this apartment complex of Ricardo Bofill, influence of Arabic Mediterranean architecture can be felt. Construction of La Muralla Roja was completed in 1973 and the design belongs to […]

White Canvas courtesy of MUA

White Canvas by MUA

  Architecture | Credits: MUA Nika Gurabanidze, Nika Maisuradze, Eka Kankava, Salome Ghudushauri, Nikolz Ksovreli, Eka Rekhviashvili, Tata Koiava, Devi Kituashvili, Gogiko Sakvarelidze Location: Tamar Chovelidze Street, Tbilisi, Georgia Building Area: 550 m2 Year: 2015   The project presented in this article is a conceptual solution of the future development of the very specific area in […]

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Herzog De Meuron’s Hamburg Concert Hall Construction of 10 Years is Coming to an End

  Construction of 10 years is coming to an end – from January 11th 2017 lovers of quality music can enjoy famous composers in the newly built concert hall in Hamburg. Construction is mostly complete; final work is still carried out on 6000 square meter wall and ceiling cladding, organ is also being in installed. […]

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“GG Loop” Transformed Italian Family House Into a Modern Architecture Example

  Revive the old, bring something back to life needs enormous talent and original vision, which architect Giacomo Garziano definitely doesn’t lack. He decided to renovate his parents’ home in the town of Altamura, Southern Italy. The house was built by Giacomo’s grandfather in 1950s and has been Cherubino Garziano and Rosa Giorgi’s home for […]

17th CENTURY WAREHOUSE RECONSTRUCTION, OLD RIGA

Renovation of 17th Century Warehouse Building in Riga

Authors: Sudraba arhitektūra | Arhitektes Lienes Griezītes studija Architects: Liene Griezīte, Līga Apine, Reinis Liepiņš, Aiga Rozentāle, Kārlis Līcis, Roberts Valdmanis Civil Engineering: SIA ”ARRA”, Aivars Vilmanish Photo: courtesy of Sudraba arhitektūra | Arhitektes Lienes Griezītes studija Location: Riga, Latvia                                                                                         Area: 777m2 Year: 2011   The architectural monument of 17th century, has been transformed into […]

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SEASIDE RESORT by KHMALADZE ARCHITECTS

  Project: Seaside Resort Location: Shekvetili, Ajara, Georgia. Architect: Giorgi Khmaladze  Team: Dimitri Jobadze, Nanuka Zaalishvili, Elene Beradze.   Georgian architect Giorgi Khmaladze, famous with Batumi McDonalds building, is working on a new project. The new health and recreation center will be built in Shekvetili, along the Black Sea shoreline. The project consists of one […]

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Architecture, As a Metaphor In Movies

  Since 70’s, XX century architecture is trying to get rid of the regulations established by the modernist paradigms and is seeking inspiration in painting, music, sculpture and other art fields. Composite structure of Cubist paintings, literary fragments of Heraclitus, Bach Preludes are inspiring architectural projects, however this heightened interest in the arts and other […]

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MOSULISHVILI & PARTNERS ARCHITECTURAL OFFICE

Architect: George Mosulishvili Total Area: 153.3m2 Location: Tbilisi, Georgia Year: 2015 Construction: Mosulishvili & Partners There are lots of discussions about old part of the city and architecture which should be made or does not have any right to exist in this environment. My article is about a positive part of “activity” in our reality. […]

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“The Commons”

  Not a lot is written about architecture in our country and whenever it is, mostly it is written by architects about each other, urban environment or topics related to professional matters. The individuals for whom all of this architecture is created have no chance to show their opinion at all. The most being done […]

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New Life of Industrial Ruins

Most of the good things that Soviet Union has left Georgia with is the industrial architecture of the buildings, which is characteristic for a particular place and creates a fascinating environment. Lots of abandoned, half-ruined buildings embedding rich history have remained and the most hurtful feeling is their existence in such a form. A lot […]

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Rendered FloorPlans of Famous TV Show Apartments

  Spanish interior designer Iñaki Aliste Lizarralde has a really amazing hobby. He draws plans of the favorite TV show’s apartments.Illustrations became very famous because of very simple reason: Apartments belongs to the characters, who have lot of fans. The style of drawing is pretty unique itself, it’s very positive as if a child draws […]

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THERE’S EVERYTHING MODERN ABOUT MODERN ARCHITECTURE

 “Architecture should speak of its time and place,  but yearn for timelessness”.                                                                                                                                   Frank Gehry In the place where I was born, architecture is just seen as usage of glass material on the facade.  I still live in my hometown and existence among so many glass buildings exhausts me, takes away all my energy because nothing […]

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EASA (European Architect Student Assembly)

  EASA (European Architect Student Assembly) was founded in 1981, when students of architecture from Liverpool: Geoff Haslam and Richard Murphy invited their fellow students from Europe to come and help them solve problems in their city. Since then EASA takes place each summer in a different country. It is organized by students of architecture for students of […]

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