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Porters Lodges - 1st Realization of MVRDV

Porters Lodges - 1st Realization of MVRDV

Photo: MVRDV

Tree houses at the entrances to the National Park in Netherlands - similar but not the same - each of them with different surface. The shape of the house is deformed and abstracted by using materials (mortar, wood and corten) to all pavilions.

Observatorium in Utrecht

Observatorium in Utrecht

Photo: Lucas Lenget

The way up with diameter 8,5m is climbing to 15m. Corten watchtower is made up from two spirals with different angle of ascension.

Studio Devocote

Studio Devocote

Photo: Haworth Tompkins

In music campus a simple object from Corten (used as a music studio, testr room or exhibition pavilion) was placed to ruins of former devecote

Port Botany Viewpoint

Port Botany Viewpoint

Photo: Choi Ropiha Fighera

The breakwater at Port Botany is bordered by new park and foot and cycle path. New viewpoint is the final element of this journey. The line from corten reminds a silhouette of a boat and fits to local industrial character of the coast.

Kiosks in Madrid

Kiosks in Madrid

Photo: BRUTE DELUXE

Simple sales booths are supposed to be small town in the middle of the real town. The inspiration was town elements such as houses and chimneys. The kiosk can be open by lifting part of the facade - by 90° (small roof is created) or by 180° (chimney, which is banner with advert, is created).

The reconstruction of Huercal-Overa Tower

The reconstruction of Huercal-Overa Tower

Photo: fernando alda

To preserve as much original material as it is possible and to complete them with new materials which are in contrast - this was the aim of architects. New infocentre is situated far away from parking lot - architects honorated the topography of the terrain and changed it as little as possible.

Beach House

Beach House

Photo: Kei Sugino

Simple but imaginative house is situated close to the fjord on the east coast of Japan. Dynamic shape of the roof reflects local strong winds. Completely glass wall pulls sea coast in.

Congress Centre

Congress Centre

Photo: OAB

A building, made from white concrete, fits to the development of the city on the Spanish shore. The area infront of the building follows on the surrounding park. Obligue areas are supposed to drag in visitors inside, where a hall for 1300 people, concert hall and flexible offices are situated. 

Passage to Paseo del Óvalo

Passage to Paseo del Óvalo

The aim of the project was to change the outskirt part of the city and to provide better connection of the centre with station. The passage digged into old walls of the city leads to lifts, which take people up to historical square.

Footbridge in Texas

Footbridge in Texas

Photo: arga

The footbridge, which connect reception with the guesthouse, was inspired by the reed around. The construction is born by 5 ducts with diametre 12cm, which are connected by wires (railing and floor of the bridge).