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Grand Louvre - Phase I, 2017 Twenty-five Year Award. Photography © Koji Horiuchi
19.12
metalocus, INÉS LALUETA
When I.M. Pei's Grand Louvre in Paris was first completed in 1989, it was denounced as a modernist insult to its historic location, the 800-year-old Grand Palais.
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19.12
metalocus, BRANLY ERNESTO PÉREZ
The Knights Tower is one of the most recognised Kevin Roche and John Dinkeloo’s works and it was finished in 1969. The project is located in downtown New Haven Connecticut, and is the seat of the Roman Catholic Organization: The Knights of Columbus.
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18.12
metalocus, BRANLY ERNESTO PÉREZ.
We continue with the Berlin’s representative buildings series and in this occasion we present a building located at Alexanderplatz: Berolinahaus, the Berlin’s latin name.
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18.11
metalocus, JOSÉ JUAN BARBA
In 1926 van Doesburg, with artists Jean Arp and Sophie Taeuber, obtained the commission to refurbish the interior of a mid-eighteenth-century building to create Café Aubette—large restaurant with a cinema and dancehalls
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16.11
metalocus, BRANLY ERNESTO PÉREZ.
After writing about the most important buildings in Kulturforum in Berlin, we must talk about the Staatsbibliothek or Berlin State Library to finish the journey through the most iconic buildings.
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15.11
metalocus, BRANLY ERNESTO PÉREZ.
In this occasion and to continue with the Berlin architecture, we present the Unité d’habitacion in Flatowallee, Berlin-Charlottenburg, planned by Le Corbusier, who finished its construction in 1957.
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03.11
metalocus, JOSÉ JUAN BARBA
One of the most distinctive projects from the well-known architect Rem Koolhaas. A house whose heart is a machine, a variable and changing architectural space. A constant dialogue between interior and exterior. Do not miss the plans of the project!
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26.10
metalocus, BRANLY ERNESTO PÉREZ.
There was a time in which the artistic value and the discernment about aesthetic had not the relevance that they have in the field of the industrial production nowadays.
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22.10
metalocus, BRANLY ERNESTO PÉREZ.
In this occasion we present one of the last proposal of the life of Walter Gropius: The Bauhaus Archives.
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21.10
metalocus, BRANLY ERNESTO PÉREZ
The Berlin Philharmonie, designed by Scharoun is placed in the Berlin Tiergarten district, is one of the main concert halls of Berlin, together with the Berlin Concert House (Konzerthaus Belin) at the Gendarmenmarkt.
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