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Vaults

Exterior Rythm
Cultural Architecture

Kimbell Art Museum in Texas / Louis Kahn

The Kimbell Art Museum designed by Louis I. Kahn in 1972, is widely regarded as one of the outstanding architectural achievements of the modern era. Kahn designed a building in which “light is the theme.” Natural light enters through narrow plexiglass skylights along the top of cycloid barrel vaults and is diffused by wing-shaped pierced-aluminum reflectors that hang below, giving…

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House IV in Alicante / Mesura
Architecture, Residential

House IV in Alicante / Mesura

House IV, designed by MESURA Architects is an ambitious extension residential project that creates a cosy atmosphere taking special care in details in order to provide a quality accommodation. The project works with the bioclimatic conditions (humid and hot) of the region creating an intermediate space that connects the arid landscape with the original house.

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