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Thursday 11 April, 2013

Amsterdam 289 / JSª




Friday 10 August, 2012

New York’s New Reversed Steel And Glass Condominium Silhouette

This luxury New York residential building known as the HL 23 condominium project reshapes the city block hosting its 14 story-high body into a glimpse of the future. Building materials were forced into submission under the attentive supervision of Los Angeles-based Neil M. Denari Architects (NMDA), creating a reversed shape starting with a 40’ x [...]


Sunday 15 July, 2012

Tabasco 127 by JSa

Glass-fronted apartments are set behind sheltered balconies at this concrete residential block in Mexico City by architects JSa (+ slideshow). Located in the Roma Norte neighbourhood in the west of the city, the four-storey building contains seven duplex apartments and two single-storey flats.


Tuesday 10 July, 2012

Tabasco 127 / JSª

Courtesy of JSª Arquitectura Architects: JSª Arquitectura Location: Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico Design Team: Javier Sánchez, Juan Ignacio Reyes, Juan Manuel Soler Structural Design: Fernando Valdivia, Héctor Margain Project Year: 2011 Photographs: JSª Arquitectura


Monday 09 July, 2012

Tabasco 127 / JSª

Courtesy of JSª Arquitectura Architects: JSª Arquitectura Location: Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico Design Team: Javier Sánchez, Juan Ignacio Reyes, Juan Manuel Soler Structural Design: Fernando Valdivia, Héctor Margain Project Year: 2011 Photographs: JSª Arquitectura


Monday 02 April, 2012

Habitat 44 / TETRARC Architectes

© Stéphane Chalmeau Architects: TETRARC architectes Location: Nantes, France Client: Habitat44 Engineering: HAYS fluides, SETEB économie, IBA structure Surface: 2,880 sqm SHON Cost: 3,64 M€ HT Completion: 2011 Photographs: Stéphane Chalmeau


Friday 10 February, 2012

Le Corbusier’s Cité Radieuse damaged by Fire

Le Corbusier’s Cité Radieuse has been severely damaged fire. The nine-story “vertical village” in Marseille, France became a historic monument in 1995 and serves as one of the most important postwar landmarks of modernist architecture. The fire began Thursday afternoon in a first floor duplex. Firefighters fought over 12 hours to tame the blaze and [...]