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Projet • By Just Open ArchitectureBibliothèques

The Book Tower of Warsaw

JOA has revealed their first-prize winning project of the competition ‘libgen: towards a new class of evolutionary libraries’ proposing an alternative library design in warsaw, poland. the new library will serve regionally, juxtaposing with the warsaw university library, serving as an incubation center of technological innovation,  intellectual workforce that encourages communication.  JOA aimed to create a social platform for learning and studying, targeting the contemporary society of the future. in order for the architects to achieve this goal, before anything, they studied thoroughly all documented history on public libraries. according to their research, in a traditional library, books are the main element that... En savoir plus

Projet • By Hamonic+Masson & AssociésPalais de justice

Courthouse extension in Douai, France

La confrontation avec la Justice est une expérience qui rompt forcément avec le cours habituel de la vie. Dans quelle mesure et jusqu’où l’architecture peut-elle agir sur notre comportement, apaiser ou exacerber nos sentiments ? La convention veut que la solennité, l’ordre et la rigueur de l’architecture soient là pour signifier l’autorité de la Justice. Pour le justiciable ou pour celui qui demande justice, soumis à l’épreuve de sa vulnérabilité, ne doit-on pas attendre de l’architecture qu’elle soit bienveillante, qu’elle apaise les effets d’une violence subie ?  L'architecture doit signifier. Elle doit p... En savoir plus

Projet • By dpai architecture incUniversités

Brock University Plaza Building

The 71,000 sq.ft. building included a new 13,000 sq.ft. fully fit-out Campus Store on the ground level with two 14,000 sq.ft storeys of academic offices and teaching spaces above. The building is connected to the existing Student Services Building on three of five levels and will act as a gateway building for pedestrian traffic arriving by both automobile and mass transit. The building also houses the LifeSpan Development Research Centre which includes the departments of the Brock Research Institute for Youth Studies (BRIYS), Social-Personality Group, Hormone and Brain Development Research, Infancy Research, and Neuropsychology/ Psychophysiology Labs. The building is a key element in the development and expansion of the South Campus. Th... En savoir plus

Projet • By M:OFA Studios Pvt ltdPlans directeurs

ITM School of Business

India in its last ten years has seen a new business environment,where the younger generationis no longer threatened by the western big brothers. Theyembracethe traditional business idioms,while continuously flying across international waters, marrying the two together at every step; an image of a head soaring high up in the sky with its feet trudging a solid, leveled ground. The very embodiment of this architectural philosophy is the campus of ITM School of Business, Gwalior. Accessed through a prominent and dominating site on National Highway No. 75, the campus of ITM School of Business merges with ease the surroundings and compliments its neighbor- the majestic Aravalli Ranges with grace and humility. At first glance, the building sit... En savoir plus