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Renovation

Kamoi Museum / TNA Architects
Cultural Architecture, Japanese Architecture

Kamoi Museum / TNA Architects

The Kamoi Museum designed by Japanese Architects TNA and completed in 2012 is an old factory renovation for the KAMOI-KAKOSHI processed paper company in Japan. The Architects aimed to change the dark, cold image of the factory into a bright and comfortable work space. KAMOI-KAKOSHI is a Japanese company with a history of nearly 100 years famous for its Masking Tape (MT). This tape is made…

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Teatro Oficina / Lina Bo Bardi
Cultural Architecture

Teatro Oficina / Lina Bo Bardi

The Oficina Theatro was designed by Brazilian Architect Lina Bo Bardi was built in São Paulo in 1984. The renovation of the historic and previously burned office building to a theater was designed almost entirely out of painted scaffolding, referencing the construction of the sets housed in the venue. Teatro Oficina has challenging sight lines, hard seats and is very much not…

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Torre del Homenaje / Antonio Jiménez Torrecillas
Architecture, Cultural Architecture

Torre del Homenaje / Antonio Jiménez Torrecillas

The ” Torre del Homenaje” or “Tribute Tower” is an enigmatic architectural piece by Antonio Jiménez Torrecillas  that historically has been used as a defensive tower. During the year 2000 the Government of Andalusia chose to proceed with a task that would recuperate the tower’s amazing nature and restore its double capacity as watch tower and a point of interest.

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