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Triangulated glass and steel restaurant sits beside a river in a remote forested gorge in southern China

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Museum of Tolerance

The Museum of Tolerance will sit on the border between the built-up city and Independence Park.

Angular wooden roof reduces sound reverberation inside swimming pool by Duggan Morris.

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The Times Eureka Pavilion by NEX and Marcus Barnett

Bustler: The Times Eureka Pavilion by NEX and Marcus Barnett


Sturdy Refugee Residences : NIDO Portable Shelter

The NIDO portable shelter was designed by Amanda Cuello primarily with the homeless in mind, but because it is big enough to provide for a full family, it also could be useful for usage in refugee camps and by nomads.

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The walls of this house in Australia by architects McBride Charles Ryan have origami-like facets and folds.

Freeway Park in Seattle combines lush landscaping with concrete containers, walls and a concrete water feature. Photo by Charles Birnbaum:: :: The Cultural Landscape Foundation

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Swoosh Pavilion at London Festival of Architecture 2008

Second and third year architecture students at the Architectural Association school in London have completed this year's AA Summer Pavilion, called the Swoosh Pavilion.The structure is located outside the AA in Bedford Square and coincides with the London Festival of Architecture, which runs until this weekend.

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* Architecture: Hooke Park Big Shed by AA Design & Make

Architecture: Hooke Park Big Shed by AA Design & Make: “..Students from London’s Architectural Association have designed and built a faceted wooden workshop in the woods in Dorset, England..owned by the school and will be used as an assembly and prototyping workshop..The larch used to construct the building was sourced both from within the park and from local woodlands..A system of columns and trusses made from unmilled tree trunks comprise the building’s structural framework..”  Distinctive…

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MFO-Park by raderschallpartner ag

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Ruth Lilly Visitors Pavilion at the IMA. This has potential venue written all over it (as does everything else at the IMA, quite frankly)