Posts tagged complex
324_Ghadeer Mohammed: The Discrepancy

Submission #324 | Ghadeer Mohammed: The Discrepancy — “The thesis started with simple question which was how can subtraction in architecture be an addition? So the thesis explores different ways of applying formal subtraction in architecture. Al-andalus complex was built in 1960 and now its under threat of demolition. The thesis challenges the typical form of many adaptive reuse projects by introducing a new approach or formal experimentation that can be applied for many buildings.”

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323_Anna Gharibyan: Water Sport Complex in Vanadzor

Submission #323 | Anna Gharibyan: Water Sport Complex in Vanadzor / “Renovation of the manufacturing building to a water sport complex in Vanadzor. The projected building is situated in the northwestern part of Vanadzor, more specifically in the northwestern part of the chemical factory.”

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315_Joe Mihanovic: Conical Conglomerate

Submission #315 | Joe Mihanovic: Conical Conglomerate — “A loose collage of geometrically similar yet contextually distinct masses decorate the site, providing a diversity of experience and unexpected moments of socialization.  The volumes are all derived from the aggregation of truncated cones and the Boolean subtraction and subsequent rearrangement of prismatic masses.”

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289_Enrico Capanni and Enrico Lamacchia: Archetype of Memory

Submission #289 | Enrico Capanni and Enrico Lamacchia: Archetype of Memory — “Identity image and visual-geographic reference, these are the two values that are attributed to the church of St. Giovanni in Castellare. From this, a project that goes on on a binary route that is simultaneously able to take charge of the symbol that the community attributed to the building that used to be there before and to maintain the connection with the territory.”

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258_ROBOCOOP: Souvenir from la Giudecca

Submission #258 | ROBOCOOP: Souvenir from la Giudecca — “A site-specific installation set up for the 2nd edition of Unfolding Pavilion, a pop-up exhibition curated by Daniel Tudor Munteanu and Davide Tommaso Ferrando, in conjunction with the opening of the 16th Venice Architecture Biennale and hosted in Gino Valle IACP Social Housing Complex.”

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246_Ashish Bhandari, Benny Cruz, Chris Campbell, Daniel Seidman: The Playground

Submission #246 | Ashish Bhandari, Benny Cruz, Chris Campbell, Daniel Seidman: The Playground — “This project revolves around a live/work/play mixed use residential complex which acts as a gathering place for the community surrounding the neighborhood.”

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151_Cristian Camacho: The Fragmented Barricade

Submission #151 | Cristian Camacho: The Fragmented Barricade — "Injuries sustained by war, either physical or mental, can linger for many years to come and as a consequence unforeseen challenges are not being handled in a timely manner by government agencies. Therefore, by proposing a location where veterans can help and aid returning and departing soldiers to a better life while serving and transitioning out of the service. The idea for this veteran complex, located on Wilshire Blvd in the Veteran Affairs property, is a place where veterans help service members’ transition out of the military into the civilian world and prepare incoming service members to the military lifestyle.

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121_Enzo-Lucas Desessart: l'Argonaute

Submission #121 | Enzo-Lucas Desessart: l'Argonaute — This project is supported by a strong idea: the connection. This is directly introduced by the location of the site: a hollow tooth bordered to the south by an athletic track, the Philipides stadium, and to the east by a tramway stop, where the main line of the city of Montpellier.

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84_Kaley Overstreet, Kyle Zook, Enio Dajko: Animal House

Kaley Overstreet, Kyle Zook, Enio Dajko: Animal House — Our project, situated on the corner of 135th Street and St. Nicholas Avenue in Harlem, NY, explores a voyeuristic idea of how life in New York City acts as a “sitcom” performance within an 8-unit apartment complex. By using animals or various sizes as a parti of scale, we were able to create identifiable units that differ in size, location within the building, and match the personified traits and possessions of each animal.

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78_Andrea Bulloni and Enrico Bertonazzi: Dwelling Monza

Andrea Bulloni and Enrico Bertonazzi: Dwelling Monza — The public space is designed to keep the visual connection through all the space although have different levels of privacy, the central space is lowered and it's the heart of the project. Neighbourhood activities are facing the central plaza and a series of stairs and ramps allows people to switch from the central plaza to the commercial old volumes.

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45_Vlad Daraban: Island

Vlad Daraban: Island — The project is situated in Paris, on a very thin artificial island -Ile aux Cygnes-, created in 1827 in order to protect the Port de Grenelle. The idea was to explore a dynamic realm, where nothing is actually installed...

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44_Bryan Rayo Balandra: School of Expressive Arts in San Martin de Porres

Bryan Rayo Balandra: School of Expressive Arts in San Martin de Porres — The project is based on volumes placed on a stepped platform that gives a virtual edge to the street. The main volume is an academic block that is a fragmented cloister creating spaces of interaction between students.

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41_Piechowiak Alexandros: A Village-alike-Office Complex

Piechowiak Alexandros: A Village-alike-Office Complex — The proposal aims to house the new headquarters of the Statoil company in Stavanger, a Norwegian City. The composition must organize the circulation, the collaboration and the cohabitation of 2000 people in a given site of 30.000 m2.

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