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Cultural Architecture

Haduwa Arts & Culture Institute Stage / [a]FA _ [applied] Foreign Affairs
Architecture, Cultural Architecture

Haduwa Arts & Culture Institute Stage / [a]FA _ [applied] Foreign Affairs

[a]FA _ [applied] Foreign Affairs has recently completed the stage for the Haduwa Arts & Culture Insitute in Apam. Located on the Atlantic coastline of Ghana´s Central Region, it is the focal point of a new cultural centre that has been planned to function as an open institution for independent artistic, cultural, and pedagogic experimentation.

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Festival des Architectures Vives Installation / Pseudonyme Architects
Architecture, Cultural Architecture

Festival des Architectures Vives Pavilion / Pseudonyme Architects

The “Festival des Architectures Vives” is an architectural festival for the general public to discover or rediscover the historical landmarks of the city of Montpellier and the city of La Grande Motte. The festival also gives the opportunity to young architects from all over the world to build their first project. This year young Architects are Jeremy Germe and Chloé Thomazo.

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The Danteum / Giuseppe Terragni
Cultural Architecture

The Danteum / Giuseppe Terragni

The Danteum is an unbuilt monument proposed by a young scholar of Dante, approved by the Benito Mussolini’s Fascist government, designed by the modernist architect Giuseppe Terragni. Nowadays, just  some sketches on paper, scraps of an architectural model of the project and pieces of a project report (Relazione), written by Terragni remain.

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Wood Summer House 2016 / Barkow Leibinger Architekten
Architecture, Cultural Architecture

Wood Summer House 2016 / Barkow Leibinger Architekten

Barkow Leibinger designed the Summer House as part of the Serpentine’s Architecture Programme 2016. The new Summer House is organized as four bands of structure beginning with a bench level attached to the ground, a second band of three C-shaped walls crowned by a third and fourth level which forms a roof that cantilevers a tree-like canopy over the smaller footprint…

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