• Live Urban / Urbansociety

    5 monthes ago - By Arch Daily

    © Namsun Lee
    Architects: Urbansociety
    Location: Mangwon-dong, Seoul, South Korea
    Design Team: Jaechan Yang, Kyungseok Kim, Eunjin Kim, Junyoung Heo
    Area: 326.0 m2
    Project Year: 2017
    Photographs: Namsun Lee
    Structure Engineer: Yusong Engineering
    © Namsun Lee
    “The city is like a great house and the house in its turn a small city.” - Leon Battista Alberti
    The Mangwon Dong Project was an attempt to search for solutions about problems estrange of communities with urban space in Seoul through three principles such as high density, mixed-use and vertical extension remodeling.
    © Namsun Lee
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  • National Archives Preservation Facility / May + Russell Architects

    National Archives Preservation Facility / May + Russell Architects

    5 monthes ago - By Arch Daily

    © Kiernan May
    Architects: May + Russell Architects
    Location: Mitchell ACT 2911, Australia
    Client: National Archives of Australia / Doma Group
    Area: 18000.0 m2
    Project Year: 2017
    Photographs: Kiernan May
    © Kiernan May
    From the architect. The National Archives Preservation Facility is a facility for over 15 million paper and audio visual records storage, management and preservation with the underpinning design philosophy of “Your story, our history”. The architectural dialogue of the design is to express its function as the symbolic keeper of the nation's collective memory, and represent the...
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