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Zaha Hadid unveils first building in Brazil

Zaha Hadid unveils first building in Brazil

Zaha Hadid Architects have made public the first images of their inaugural project in Brazil, an 11-storey apartment building on Copacabana Beach in Rio de Janeiro.

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Museum of the History of Polish Jews wins inaugural Finlandia prize for architecture

Museum of the History of Polish Jews wins inaugural Finlandia prize for architecture

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The Museum of the History of Polish Jews, designed by Finnish architectsLahdelma & Mahlamäki, has been announced as the winner of the firstFinlandia prize for architecture, awarded by the Finnish Association of Architects.

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Victoria Beckham opens first store in London

Victoria Beckham opens first store in London

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Fashion designer Victoria Beckham has commissioned London-based architect Farshid Moussavi to design her inaugural world flagship store.

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London welcomes first Mondrian Hotel outside the US

London welcomes first Mondrian Hotel outside the US

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The Morgans Hotel Group has unveiled the first Mondrian hotel outside the US…

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Ecorkhotel in Évora, Portugal, by José Carlos Cruz Architect

Ecorkhotel in Évora, Portugal, by José Carlos Cruz Architect

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Portuguese architect José Carlos Cruz has unveiled photographs of his Ecorkhotel, the first hotel in the world with external walls clad entirely in natural brown cork…

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The most beautiful homes in the world: House of the Infinite in Cádiz, Spain, by Alberto Campo Baeza

The most beautiful homes in the world: House of the Infinite in Cádiz, Spain, by Alberto Campo Baeza

 

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Spanish architect Alberto Campo Baeza has completed VT House, also known as ‘House of the Infinite’, a residential property located on a beach outside the Spanish city of Cádiz…

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2014 RIBA Stirling Prize shortlist revealed

2014 RIBA Stirling Prize shortlist revealed

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The Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) has today announced the shortlist for the RIBA Stirling Prize for the best new building of the year. The six final buildings will now be judged according to their design excellence and their significance in the evolution of architecture and the built environment…

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Foster + Partners design HQ for Russian copper firm RMK

Foster + Partners design HQ for Russian copper firm RMK

 

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Architecture practice Foster + Partners have unveiled designs for the new headquarters of Russian company RMK, one of the world’s leading producers of copper…

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Culture House Rozet Crowned Best Dutch Building of the Year

Culture House Rozet Crowned Best Dutch Building of the Year

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Culture House Rozet, in ArnhemThe Netherlands, has been announced as the winner of the 2014 Best Building of the Year prize by the Royal Institute of Dutch Architects

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Jockey Club Innovation Tower, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, by Zaha Hadid Architects

Jockey Club Innovation Tower, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, by Zaha Hadid Architects

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Zaha Hadid Architects have unveiled new photographs of the Jockey Club Innovation Tower, a new building designed by the London-based architecture practice to home the School of Design of the Hong Kong Polytechnic University

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