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papalampropoulos’ new museum brings art to life in the cultural district of nicosia

the design is based upon the necessity of an enclosed program, the museum, and the openness of a green recreational area, the garden, that connects the public space from pedieos river to the old city center.

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craig & karl turn disused gas station in london into bold + bright venue for pop-up events

‘here after’ pays homage to the region’s ties to british broadcasting history, mimicking the bright and bold hues of a television test card.

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studio roosegaarde’s smog free bicycles purify pollution as you pedal

studio roosegarde—the dutch designer behind the smog free project—has developed a bicycle to inhale polluted air, clean it, and release fresh air whilst you pedal.

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lazerian’s spellbinding walk-in-pods invade a derelict cinema in lancashire, UK

fifteen otherworldly, engineered cardboard pods occupy the shattered magnificence of a former cinema in lancashire, uk, creating the CHROMATOGRAM installation that expresses the ‘art in manufacturing’.

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la fabrica- ricardo bofill’s time capsule factory renovation

built from an architecturally-evolving cement factory from WWI, la fabrica takes on new life as the renovated studio and home of ricardo bofill.

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stefano boeri to construct asia’s first vertical forest tower in china

a prototype of milan’s vertical forest will be brought to nanjing and help regenerate local biodiversity, while producing around 60 kg of oxygen per day.

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ZAO/standardarchitecture creates a 30 square meter hostel within a beijing hutong

hidden from the street, extruded volumes with floor-to-ceiling glazing project outwards into a centrally positioned courtyard.
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renault trezor concept boasts sci-fi form + signals french, autonomous future

the electric ‘trezor’ coupé concept features the new renault styling cues that are to be found across the contemporary range, namely warm, simple, sensual lines.

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