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Zikawei Library

This library in an important new civic building within the Zikawei district of Shanghai and is located on Caoxi Road facing a public square. It sits adjacent to the well-preserved St Ignatius Cathedral and close to the Observatory Building and historic Zikawei Bibliotheca, perhaps the best examples of architecture built by the Jesuit missionaries in Shanghai in the early twentieth century. From the beginning the project focused on the idea of urban repair, addressing the intensive…

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Facundo Alvarez
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Morland Mixité Capitale

The former ‘Préfecture de Paris’ on Boulevard Morland is situated on the banks of the River Seine in 4th arrondissement of Paris. The building, which originally housed city administration, was completed around 1960 by the architect Albert Laprade. The existing complex originally comprised a 16-storey tower flanked by two 9-storey wings, which formed a square facing the boulevard. As a consequence of the grand scale and the stringent, repetitive façade grid, the complex had a closed off and…

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The James Simon Gallery by David Chipperfield Architects - GA

After a long time of waiting, a new contemporary museum building was opened in Berlin: The James Simon Gallery by David Chipperfield Architects. It has already become one of the most popular meeting places for tourists, museum visitors and the culture-conscious Berliner. Know why!

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Stefano Pisano