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Architecture is the process of product planning, designing, and constructing buildings. Architects work from the abstract to the real that include the design of furnishings and decorations. Also, examination, restoration, or remodeling of existing buildings. Historical civilizations are often identified with their surviving architectural achievements.

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A Colossal Inclined Mirror Wraps The Front of The Swiss Pavilion at Dubai Expo | OOS

The Swiss pavilion at the ongoing Dubai Expo features a colossal mirror on its facade that reflects the giant red carpet facing the pavilion. Christened Reflections, the pavilion illustrates the image of Switzerland.

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Architecture, topmost elite profession in UK| Social Mobility in Creative Economy | SURFACES REPORTER Architecture News Update

Architecture has found to be the top elite profession in the United Kingdom as per a report by the Creative Industries Policy and Evidence Centre, UK. SURFACES REPORTER (SR) tells.

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This Cross-Laminated Timber Pavilion by British Designer Presents Visitors Words in Poetic Form at Dubai Expo 2020

Constructed from cross-laminated timber, the cone-shaped pavilion by British designer Es Devlin displays a series of AI-generated poems.

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Put Your Hands Together Envision an Unmistakably Vernacular and Environmentally Sound Bucolic Retreat | Mumbai | Surfaces Reporter

Fairly characterized as ornate, ostentatiously sustainable and opulent, the Nirvana Organic Farmhouse features an understated, rustic charm in contrast to the sharp natural shades of grey, brown and blue. Strategically located on the outskirts of Mumbai.

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20 leading Architectural firms exhibit their projects | Ahmedabad | SURFACES REPORTER News Update

20 of most notable architecture firms from Ahmedabad including BV Doshi’s Vastu Shilpa, Dr Bimal Patel’s HCP, Parulben Zaveri’s Abhikram, Gurjit Matharoo’s Matharoo Associates displayed their work at the exhibition organized by Indian Institute of Architects (IIA). SURFACES REPORTER tells

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Sunlight Filters Through the Dotted Roof of This Near Net-Zero House Under Shadows in Haryana | Zero Energy Design Lab

Nestled in the historic city of Karnal, Haryana in northern India, this recently completed palatial House Under Shadows is the epitome of parametricism, sustainability, and Indian-Modern’ architecture.

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World Architecture Day; Industry extends its gratitude towards the architecture & Design community | SURFACES REPORTER News Update

On the occasion of World Architecture Day, Oct 4, 2021, the materials industry extends its gratitude towards the architecture and Design community for creating designs that are the need of the hour. A report by SURFACES REPORTER (SR).

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World Architecture Day| Significance, Theme, Date, Events| SURFACES REPORTER

World Architecture Day is celebrated on First Monday of Every October. World Architectural Day is convened by International Union of Architects (UIA) in parellel with the UN World Habitat Day. This years theme is "Clean Environment for a Healthy World". A report by SURFACES REPORTER (SR).

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This Award-Winning Bengaluru Campus by Eller + Eller Architekten Will Feature Seven Buildings Connected Through Skywalks and Sky Gardens

Eller + Eller Architekten won an international design competition to create the Siemens Healthineers Campus in the new “Silicon Valley - Bengaluru. Siemens Healthineers-

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Powerhouse Company Designs World’s Largest Floating Off-Grid, Carbon Neutral, Reusable Office | Floating Office Rotterdam | Surfaces Reporter

Touted to be the world’s largest floating office, Powerhouse Company recently completed Floating Office in Rotterdam (FOR), Netherland. The office is reportedly designed keeping in mind the rise in climate change, where it is said to meet all its electricity needs..

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Studio Saar to Create Discovery Centre that Celebrates Rich Rajasthani Architectural Heritage in a Contemporary Way | Third Space, Udaipur| Surfaces Reporter

Can you imagine a high-quality discovery centre, celebrating the vernacular Rajasthani architecture and catering to the open space needs of not only grown-ups but also children? Well, look no further as Studio Saar is reinterpreting historical elements in a contemporary.

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Scion Innovation Hub: A 3-Storey Seismic Resilient Timber Diagrid Structure Designed by RTA Studio and Irving Smith Architects | New Zealand

Designed by RTA Studio in collaboration with Irving Smith Architects, the 3-story 1800 sqm facility uses different engineered wood products in different ways.

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Terni House: A Beautiful Weekend Home Built in Between The Farmlands | Shreyas Patil Architects | Maharashtra

Designed by Shreyas Patil, this weekend home makes the users feel that they are dwelling right in between the farmlands, less with themselves and more with the flora and fauna of the site.

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Alankar Residence by Roy Antony Architects Is A Contemporary Reinterpretation of Traditional Kerala House

Nestled in a residential zone,4km from the Changanassery town-center, in Kerala. Alankar Residence is a 2-story residential house designed by Ar. Roy Antony Illampallil, founder and principal architect of his eponymous firm- Roy Antony Architects.

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Planature StuDio Artistically Juggles Vernacular Architecture and Urban Lifestyle through Mohor House| Surfaces Reporter | Pune

A juxtaposition of vernacular architecture and modern lifestyle outlined the basis of architects Sachin and Parchi Deo’s artistic study when the client approached them to build a house dissimilar from the habitual urban spaces.

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Perala Manasa Builds Micro Homes Called OPods Out of Sewage Pipes to Curb Housing Problem | Surfaces Reporter Innovations

Owning a house is a dream of many. Unfortunately for the world’s second most populated country India, a large section of the society lives below the poverty line. Despite being one of the fastest-growing nations, millions of people in India fail to have adequate housing facilities. Besides,

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Mask Architects Designs World’s First Steel 3D Printed Modular Prefabricated Living Houses in Sardinia, Italy

Sardinia, Perugia, and Istanbul- based architecture and design firm Mask Architects, led by Öznur Pinar Çer and Danilo Petta, has designed the worlds first "Exosteel" mother nature modular prefabricated living houses in Orani in the city of Sardinia, Italy.

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Daramu House by Tzannes Pushes The Limit of Timber Construction | Sydney | WAF Shortlisted

Daramu House by Tzannes has a uniquely sculptural form that features an impressive 18m span in timber, pushing the limits of timber construction and making it a world leader in sustainability.

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Soomeen Hahm Applies Augmented Reality in Wood to Create 2021: A Steam Odyssey | SURFACES REPORTER

An unlike amalgamation comprising robotically-driven fabrication with highly crafted human labour lead to the formation of 2021: A Steam Odyssey.

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Ar Kengo Kuma Amongst Times Most Influential | SURFACES REPORTER News Update

Architect Kengo Kuma, one of the most influential architects of the 21st century has been included in the list of TIME 100 listing, a much awaited annual showcase of 100 most influential individuals in the world. A report by SURFACES REPORTER.

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A Peep into the Cupboard-Like Flats of Tokyo | Surfaces Reporter

We are all aware of the Japanese styled compact spaces but have you heard of Tokyo’s cupboard sized apartments? Built out of the need to provide living spaces for working professionals at a reasonable rate, Tokyo-based real estate developer Spilytus launched Ququri apartments.

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BIG’s Sweeping ‘CityWave Building’ in Milan Will Be The Largest Urban Integrated Solar Canopy In Europe

BIGs high-tech roof structure on its curved CityWave building in the City of Milan can extend to more than 200 meters in length and holds around 11,000 square meters of solar panels capable of generating an estimated 1,200-megawatt-hours of power a year.

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London Building Where Rabindranath Tagore Translated Famous Poems GITANJALI Up For Sale - Surfaces Reporter

The London home where Nobel laureate Rabindranath Tagore lived during his visit in around 1912 is reportedly on the market. Located on the Hampstead neighbourhood of north London, the Heath Villas is the residence where Tagore translated his famous collection of poems, Gitanjali. Know more about the

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Buying Bathroom Tiles in India - Tips and Sources

Bathroom is that place at your home for which choosing tiles is a big task. Being one of the private rooms at your home, it gives you the freedom to try any style and look you wish to have which are both a blessing and a curse. Surfaces reporter has some tips and sources for you to try.

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Bamboo in Construction: The Rise in Organic Architecture | SR Material Specials

One of the abundant natural resources available in the tropical and sub-tropical regions of the world, bamboo is an oldest, well-established building material. On account of its natural characteristics and functionality, bamboo was once a primary building material.

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World Zero Emission Day | Sept 21, 2021 | Give the Earth its due breather | SURFACES REPORTER

Celebrated as the World Zero Emission day or simply, ZeDay, Sept21 is a crucial event that encourages us to stop and look back at our Carbon footprint and how we can reduce them. A report by SURFACES REPORTER.

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Unemori Architects Elevate House in Takaoka 700 Mm above Ground to Prevent Harsh Weather Conditions

Keeping in mind the harsh climatic conditions, Unemori Architects successfully completed the one-storey residential house in Takaoka. Designed on stilts, the Tokyo-based studio designed an inventive and cleverly structured house which would suit Toyama’s weather.

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Varied applications of Marble in Trend these days

Marble, a natural stone that has been in trend for centuries is yet again on a boom in 2021 with its ever-so-ravishing textures, patterns, veins and bands along with the durability it brings with itself.

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Paint to Perfection: Common Application Mistakes to Avoid While Painting

Picking colour for your indoors can be a really tough task. One might go gaga while finding the right colour for the right room. There are various problems faced and mistakes made while painting. Here’s how to combat them to success.

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Wallpaper 101: Mistakes to Avoid on The Path to Wallpaper Perfection

Wallpapers are a very powerful type of surface; they can change the décor of your house and make or break its look. Putting up a wallpaper in your rooms gives it a customized affect based on your personality, choice and taste.

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Know Your Tiles : Where and How To Use Tiles and Upgrade The Look and Feel of Your Designs

Kitchen is that one area in the home that is a centre for majorly everything; be it cooking, the beauty it brings to the living room, or the aesthetics its interiors reflect inside a house.

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A Trip to Leather’s Ville: How to Maintain Natural Leather Furniture?

Leather is a very trendy yet a costly material to have for furniture. It has been around and available for ages and is used for clothing, footwear and furniture.

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How to Choose a Wallpaper - Advice on Choosing Wallpaper for Your Area of Living

Wallpapers are one of the favourite choices of homeowners. It is a versatile material that can be used in every room. There are multiple options to choose from and give your house an upgrade.

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Spa-At-Home: Top 10 Must-Have Bathroom Accessories

In this world which worships the hustle and grind culture, we all feel the need to let go and relax, pretend our worries and all the pending bills dont exist for a while.

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The Intricate Double-Curved Roof of This School in Bali is Made Entirely From Bamboo | IBUKU | Indonesia

The architecture firm IBUKU in collaboration with Jörg Stamm and UK-based structural engineering firm Atelier One used tensioned anticlastic gridshells with arches to form the drape-shaped looking bamboo structure.

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How I met Didi Contractor by Vertica Dvivedi?

Loving tribute to the self-taught architect, sustainability champion and recipient of WADE ASIA Lifetime Achievement Award

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A House With A Futuristic White Façade in Gauribidanur, Karnataka by Cadence Architects

Designed by Cadence Architects- a Bangalore-based architecture and design practice, this enchanting residential project in Gauribidanur, Chikballapur, Karnataka a representation futuristic and sustainable design.

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Dynamic Snake-Like Shape Distinguishes The JW Marriott Hotel in Shanghai  | Gensler

JW Marriott Hotel, designed by Gensler, features an unusual wavy snake-like design that complements the water and lush surroundings.

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India Pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai Designed by C P Kukreja Architects commemorates 75 Glorious Years Of Indias Independence

Conceptualized by Delhi-based CP Kukreja Architects, the four-storey India pavilion will commemorate 75 glorious years of India’s independence through its moving façade at Expo 2020 Dubai.

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EUs Fit for 55 Proposes Tax On Companies For Emissions Associated with Heating and Cooling With Fossil Fuel

To reduce carbon emissions across the continent, the European Commission recently launched Fit for 55 proposals including caps for buildings and transports for the first time.

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Sunhearrt Group join hands with Ajanta Oreva Group to set up India’s largest vitrified tiles plant

Spread across 99 acre, a total of three production lines will be reportedly launched at the Samakhiyali, Gujarat plant, of which the first one will be operational in the coming six months.

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Associated Architects unveil plans for worlds first net zero carbon ready skyscraper Curzon Wharf in Birmingham

UK-based Associated Architects has unveiled its plans for Curzon Wharf, which is touted to be the first skyscraper in the world to produce zero net emissions in operational energy.

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Seoinn Design Group and Eunseok Lee create Two Curved Stone Towers for Saemoonan Church | Fascinating Façade

13-storey Saemoonan Church, designed by Seoinn Design Group and Eunseok Lee, in the Jongno-gu district of Seoul, South Korea, rises in two towers on either side of the main entrance.

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Multi-Sized Circular Openings and Concrete Balconies Accentuate The Brick Façade of This Vietnamese House | AD9 Architects

Vietnamese Architecture firm AD9 Architects has punctuated the brick façade of this family home with multi-sized round openings and concrete balconies.

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What’s New About the Newly Released Design for Navi Mumbai Airport by Zaha Hadid Architects

The newly released design of  the Navi Mumbai airport is in talks for good reasons. This greenfield international airport isbeing built on the National Highway (NH) 4B near Panvel. Learn more about thisairportand itsfascinating design with SURFACES REPORTER (SR) as you read ahead.

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A Taste of Paradise inside this Family Home at the Nilgiris | Urban Workshop | Chennai

Designed by Solachi Ramanathan, Urban Workshop, Chennai, House in the Nilgiris is a family home for a client who wanted to spend time, have conversations and create memories with friends and family.

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4 Beautiful Indian Homes That Celebrate Nature And Green Living | SURFACES REPORTER Exclusive

Today most of us are looking to relax by being amidst nature. Nature has the cure for everything which can benefit your life in many ways. Being surrounded by nature in your home can rejuvenate your mind and body. SURFACES REPORTER shares 4 such projects for you.

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7 Fascinating Facades designed by leading architects that will amaze you | Surface Reporter

To know what a building has to impress you, the first clue can be taken from its facade. Facades can amaze you at a glance. These generally point to the front side of the building.

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Worlds First Biotech Playground "AirBubble" Designed by EcoLogicStudio | Warsaw | Poland

London-based architecture and innovation firm ecoLogicStudio, headed by Claudia Pasquero and Marco Poletto, has unveiled AirBubble as the worlds first biotechnological playground for children to integrate air-purifying micro-algae.

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Architectural and Interior Design | Wood, Concrete and Cantilevers Animate Inside Out House by Modo Designs

Architectural and Interior Design-Arpan Shah, the principal architect of Modo Designs, has weaved open, semi-open and indoor spaces into an expansive sprawl of ‘Inside Out house’ located on Bopal Ambli road in the western part of Ahmedabad.

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Architecture and Design India | The Robust Brickwork and Bold Transparent Forms Define Meals on Wheels SA Head Office

Architecture & Design India-JPE Design Studio has designed an expressive façade for the Meals on Wheels SA Head Office in Australia. The project is also the recipient of the 2021 SA Architecture Awards.

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SURFACES REPORTER- Architecture Magazine India & WADE ASIA Pays Tribute to Didi Contractor

Architecture Magazine India-Surfaces Reporter and WADE ASIA have special memories with Didi Contractor, WADEASIA Lifetime Award Winner 2017 and the inspiring self-taught architect who has dedicated her life to building with mud and abode. We salute her life, work and evergreen spirit!

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The Wavy Wooden Façade with Integrated Seating Features Denmarks International Climate Centre- Klimatorium | 3XN Architects + SLA Architects

Named- Klimatorium- the projects main symbolic gesture is the wavy wooden exterior that rises above the main entry and makes it an easily recognisable landmark.

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A Cosy Green House in Delhi That Coexists With Old Trees And 20+ Species Of Birds | Neem-Aangan | Design Bureau

Architect Ameet Singh of Design Bureau has designed a single-family green residence on a plot with three existing old trees in the megalopolis of Delhi.

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Ar. Robin Sisodiya On Designing An Ideal Residential Facade | ASRO Arcade | Gurugram

Architect Robin Sisodiya, the founder and principal architect at ASRO Arcade, has shared with SURFACES REPORTER (SR) how to achieve a balance between all the elements when designing a facade.

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7 Rammed Earth Buildings Feature Casa Ballena Art Centre in Mexico designed by  RIMA Design Group

Mexico-based architecture practice RIMA Design Group designed Casa Ballena- an art centre using rammed earth with wooden pergolas.

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Bright Pink Balconies Protrude From The Facade of Uxola Apartments in Cape Town | Two Five Five Architects | South Africa

South African architecture firm Two Five Five Architects designed a micro-unit residential apartments that feature the bright pink balconies protruding from their façade.

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The Futuristic White Cabin by Milad Eshtiyaghi Begins And Ends With The Sea

Envisioned and designed by Milad Eshtiyaghi, this stark white A-Frame cabin is located in Arendal, Norway and is an ideal example of a place to contemplate all the transformations that we all went through the last year due to COVID.

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Portuguese Architect Tiago Sousa Adds Modern ‘Box’ House into the Stone Ruins of Traditional Structure

Portuguese architect Tiago Sousa renovated the ruins of a traditional stone abode in the village of Romarigães by inserting a modern ‘Box’ house without any expansion to the existing footprint.

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RLDA Architecture Gives A Perforated and Projected Brick Facade To This House in New Delhi

Rahoul B. Singh and Lakshmi Chand Singh, the co-founders and the principal architects of RLDA Architecture | Design | Research, used the humble building material-Brick to design this house in New Delhi- a city that has a long history of prominent brick buildings.

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CapitaSpring- Carlo Ratti Associatis Tower of Skygardens and Bjarke Ingels First Building in Singapore | See Exclusive Pics

Bjarke Ingels Groups tower of sky gardens and its first building in Singapore– CapitaSpring- nears completion.

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Kris Yao Uses 5,20,000 Handmade Kiln Burning Bricks To Design the Fan-shaped Hotel Indigo Taipei | Fascinating Facade

Opened in early 2020, Hotel Indigo Taipei is the first hotel and retail complex by InterContinental Hotel (IHG) in Taipei designed by the famous architect Kris Yao of the Kris Yao Artech-an award-winning architecture and design firm.

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Lotus-shaped Shivamogga Airport causes rift between Congress & BJP | Karnataka | SR News update

Citing that the lotus represents the ruling partys election symbol, Congress has demanded that the Lotus shaped Shivamogga airport design to be shelved. A report by SURFACES REPORTER (SR).

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Safdie Architects Reveals Plans To Build Interconnected Housing Towers Over Railway Tracks in Toronto | Orca

Boston-based Safdie Architects unveiled plans to construct nine interconnected residential buildings alongside an 11-acre park over a 100-meter wide and 800-metre-long stretch of the railway line.

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Nomad Studio Designs An Ethereal Woodland Made up of 1,200 Japanese Kokedamas

Nomad Studio creates a tiny sculptural forest consisting of more than 1,200 Japanese Kokedama nested within its inverted dome. The forest reflects upon the unseen significance of the inhabitants within the soil and their connection with nature.

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CEPT Alumnus Builds Germany’s First 3D Printed House; Bags German Innovation Award 2021 | Beckum | SR News Update

Ankiet Patel, a CEPT alumnus is a part of the team that has built the country’s first 3D printed house and has won the prestigious German Innovation Award 2021 under the category “Building & Element”. A report by SURFACES REPORTER (SR).

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Locally Sourced Materials With A Low Carbon Footprint Wraps the Meethi Mishti nu Matti Ghar in Ahmedabad | Sfera Blu Architects

‘Meethi-Mishti nu Mati Ghar’ is a 440 sq.m residence in Ahmedabad designed by Naman Shah led Sfera Blu Architects. The beautiful project portrays the humane and genuine manifestations of its two young patrons- Meethi (3 years old) and Mishti (9 years old).

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Danish Hand-laid Bricks With Large Italian Wood-Framed Windows Features 100 Franklin | Manhattan | DDG Partners

100 Franklin features a Danish hand-laid brick façade that is employed expressively around large Italian wood-framed windows, entry points and points where the building joins together.

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Ar Christopher Benninger creates Rs 700 Cr Sassoon Hospital Plan| Pune, Maharashtra | SR News Update

Veteran Ar Christopher Benninger has created an ambitious Rs 700 Cr plan for the redevelopment of Sassoon Hospital, Pune out of which Rs 100 Cr has already been sanctioned by Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar for the initial phase. A report by SURFACES REPORTER (SR).

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The Sunken KHI house & Art Space by Lassa Architects Features Rippling Concrete Facade | Greece

KHI house & Art Space by London-based architecture firm- Lassa Architects is a minimalist residence highlighting a single, continuous rippling wall framing multiple protected courtyards at the boundary of each wing.

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Höweler + Yoon Designs A Luminous Circular Platform That Floats on Pennsylvanian River | USA

Höweler + Yoon Architecture designs a glowing green circular platform, ‘Floatlab’ features a sloping ramp shape that allows visitors and the public to stroll atop the river, while some parts of this structure have ‘sink’ by some 4 feet under the water surface, allowing an eye-level view of the rive

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The White Linear Corridor Brightens The Interiors Of Brookfield Asset Management | Ultraconfidentiel

Delhi-based interior design firm Ultraconfidentiel has created an eye-catching pristine white marble linear corridor in the interiors of the Brookfield Asset Management new headquarter in Godrej BKC Building, Mumbai.

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The Climate Skin Covers This Light-Filled 8-Story in Manhattan, New York | Archi-Tectonics

New York City studio Archi-Tectonics has finished a staggering project where they transformed a narrow industrial structure into an illuminated 8-storey family home in SoHo.

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This Tessellated Botanical Pavilion is made from ‘Beautiful But Unused Wood’ Fused Like A Puzzle Without Any Metal Support | Kengo Kuma and Geof Nees

Japanese architect Kengo Kuma collaborates with Australian artist Geoff Nees to create a tangible, circular pavilion- named botanical pavilion- using timber collected from Melbournes Royal Botanic Gardens.

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Belaku Residence by Technoarchitecture Evokes the Natural Elegance of Wabi Sabi and Balanced Geometric Forms |Bangalore

Ar. Rajesh Shivaram of Technoarchitecture- used the concept of Wabi-Sabi - aesthetic, simple, and close to nature, while designing the Belaku Residence in Bangalore.

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Adjaye Associates Designs Eight Rammed Earth Domed Structures For Thabo Mbeki Presidential Library in South Africa

Adjaye Associates- has conceptualized a 5,400-square-metre Thabo Mbeki Presidential Library in Johannesburg, South Africa that will feature eight rammed-earth domes.

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Reclaimed Steel, Cork And Timber Defines The Counterpace’s 2021 Serpentine Pavilion

After almost one year of extension, the 20th serpentine Pavilion finally opened to the public on 11 June 2021. The pink and grey building is built from cork, reclaimed steel and timber wrapped with micro-cement.

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A Contemporary, Spacious and Pleasant Home in Hyderabad by Phylosophy Design Studio

Conceptualized by Vasundhara Sampath, the founder and principal designer of Phylosophy Design Studio, the house features mindful minimal interiors, interesting wallpapers, eye-catching artefacts and attractive chandeliers & lightings.

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This World’s Tallest Detached Core Building With Steel Structural System in Shenzhen | Hanking Center | | Morphosis

Soaring a height of approximately 1,180 feet, the 64- story mixed-used tower with office and retail space is characterized by its pioneering steel structural system and a web-like detached core.

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Restro Qualia by P&D Associates Blends the French Bistro Style With Rustic Finishes | Bharuch

Hand-painted pink flamingo artwork on the exposed brick walls, herringbone flooring, baroque mirrors, overhanging chandeliers, earthy material palette, are some of the features that characterise the Restro Qualia- a multi-cuisine restaurant designed by P&D Associates.

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Red 5 Studio and Ben Decor Wrap this Cafés Façade With Curved Steel Strips to Give it A Look of a Bird’s Nest |Vietnam

In Vietnam, the September Cafe – The Wind Blows is a coffee house designed just like a birds nest featuring curved steel strips on its façade and interiors.

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A Multipurpose Primary School in Canada Built Using CLT Modules and Passive Techniques by Université Laval Students

With the creative thoughts in mind, the students of Universitè Laval designed Copain, Copain?- a primary school that features passive strategies and the use of eco-friendly materials.

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Create Your Own Bamboo Structure in 2-3 Hours Without Special Tools or Construction Experience | Giant Grass | Zome Building Kit

Munir Vahanvati And Mittul Vahanvati of Giant Grass- a Melbourne-based architecture and design firm has come up with a "Zome Building Kit" that works like a Lego or Meccano set on a larger scale and can be used to build a bamboo dome-like structure.

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Nirmanam Design Studio Converts A Basic 3BHK-Apartment into A Classy, Colourful and Cheerful Home | Nisarg

Darshana Vora & Bhargav Pancholi, Founders and Principal Designers of Nirmanam Design Studio managed to deftly transform the dim-lit, mundane and basic 3 BHK apartment into a cheerful, throbbing, energetic and vibrant space.

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Rupa Renaissance -A 132m Megastructure of Steel in Navi Mumbai by Access Architects

The 132m colossal structure consists of an IT building that offers space for lease to exclusive MNCs and IT firms.

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Kéré Architecture Uses Local Materials and Passive Techniques To Design This Ring-Shaped School in West Africa

Francis Kérés Lycée Schorge Secondary School set a new standard in education and became a source of inspiration for others due to its integration of locally-sourced building materials innovatively and sustainably.

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Thick Concrete Exteriors of This Library on a Reservoir Pond Make It Earthquake-Resistant | Maru Architecture | Matsubara| Japan

Japanese design firm- Maru Architecture has restored the central library of Matsubara in Osaka Pefecture, by incorporating a monolithic extension hovering on a peaceful pond.

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This Joint Family Home by Reflective Practices Gives Both Private and Shared Spaces to Its Residents | Madhya Pradesh

Ar. Vrushali Sethi and Ar. Ashish Sethi, founders and principal architects of Reflective Practices, carefully designed this Jain residence, which had a special requirement of having two different houses appearing as one from outside.

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RMJM Milano’s New Sanko Head Quarter in Istanbul Has A Void That Stretches From Ground Up To the Roof | Sustainable Design | Turkey

RMJM Milano, one of turkey’s oldest group of companies, won an international competition for its ingenious design of the new Sanko Headquarters in Istanbul, Turkey.

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Gianni Botsford Architects Transforms A House in a Garden With Double Curved Timber And Copper Clad Roof | London

London-based architecture studio Gianni Botsford Architects demolished the old bungalow for its owner and replaced it with a building that has a sweeping copper roof and a subterranean swimming pool feature.

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A Lotus-Inspired Suspended Coffee Bar and Restaurant in Vietnam | Da Lat | VHA Architects

VHA Architects conceived and built the Flowers of Clouds - a restro and coffee bar at the height of about 1000 meters overhead the sea level in Vietnam

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SR Tribute| Ar Yashwant Mistry | The demise of a legend

One of the most notable architects of the modern era, Ar Yashwant Mistry who gave Indian modern architecture a footing at the international level is no longer amidst us. SURFACES REPORTER (SR) pays humble tribute to the architect and wish for his heavenly abode.

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Kanhaiya- A Experiential Boutique-Style Store For Multi-Brand Tiles and Tap, and Jaquar Sanitary in Nagpur | Inspiration –The Design Avenue

Drawing inspiration from its own product range, the idea behind the design was to create an experiential space for the customer, opening up his vision towards the use of tiles as a surface finish to any given plane in the interior box space.

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Henning Larsen Designs Denmarks First Ecolabel Primary School | Sustainable Design

Henning Larsens New School in Sundby is a historic project that will contribute to the nations sustainable and educational-facility architecture. It is the Denmarks first to be bestowed with the Nordic Ecolabel

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Delhi-based Architecture Discipline Incorporates Red Egg on the Plaza of Discovery Centre As A Family Junction | Bengaluru

The award-winning design firm, Architecture Discipline, led by the founder and principal architect Akshat Bhatt, has designed a Discovery Centre in Bengaluru with longer life-span materials.

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The Mushroom - A Wood House In The Forest by ZJJZ Atelier | Shanghai | China

The mushroom house is dominated by wood with terrazzo parts that reflect the granolithic concrete exterior and features a cone-shaped roof clad in pine wood shingles.

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3-D Printed Floating Offices on the River in Poland by Agnieszka Bialek | Monolight Studio

Poland based designer Agnieszka Bialek, owner of Krakow based studio Monolight has come up with the innovative idea of designing floating office pods dubbed as Enclaves to provide the best views with maximum privacy.

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The Bliss Apartment by Studio Nirvana Characterizes Subdued Colour Pallete and a Big balcony

Architect Avinash Joshy at Kochi-based Studio Nirvana has used a dark, subdued palette with a dominance of grey and monochrome hues while creating this home for a young musician couple in Kakkanad- a major residential and industrial district in the city of Kochi in Kerala.

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Traditional Chinese Garden Design Features in the Wutopia Labs Newest Bookstore in Shanghai

This latest 452-square-metre bookstore in Shanghai is designed by architecture practice Wutopia Lab featuring bookshelves made from perforated aluminum and quartz stone.

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This Modern And Minimalistic Raipur Apartment Celebrates The Local Indian Crafts | Studio Adiva

Located in Raipur on the eighth floor of a high rise, this is a contemporary Indian apartment designed by Varun Singhania, the principal architect and founding partner of Studio Adiva.

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K&B Partners Designs A Mussel-Shaped Modern Family Recreation Center in Koblevo, Ukraine

Christened Shell House, this mussel-shaped modern family recreation centre has been designed by Kovtun Yuri and Burakov Egor of Odessa-based architecture & interior design firm K&B Partners.

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The Skinniest Skyscraper in Australia by Durbach Block Jaggers | The Pencil Tower

Durbach Block Jaggers- an Australian architecture studio, has revealed the design of its super skinny hotel soon to be built at 410 Pitt Street in Sydney.

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#MeTooEarth| A building with microclimate| Marwah, Jalandhar | World Environment Day, 5 June, 2021 | SR Eco project

With its own micro climate, project Marwah signifies a little paradise amidst the hustle and bustle of the city. This is a part of SURFACES REPORTER (SR) #MeTooEarth campaign on the occasion of World Environment Day, 2021.

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#MeTooEarth | Quick Tour of Delhi Based Architect Nilanjan Bhowal Green Home | Surfaces Reporter

Green Architect Nilanjan Bhowal, Design Consortium, takes us on a quick tour of his green home in South Delhi and also share his message for all on World Environment Day as a part of #MeTooEarth campaign with SURFACES REPORTER (SR). Here he talks about the rain water harvesting, passive cooling and

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#MeTooEarth| Sustainable Design for Masses|5 days- Satsang Event, Rajkot | Studio 919, Ahmedabad, Gujarat | World Environment Day, 5 June, 2021 | SR Eco project

Studio 919 Architects planned a 5 day Satsang event in Rajkot Gujarat having sustainability at its core. On the occasion of World Environment Day, as a part of #MeTooEarth campaign SURFACES REPORTER (SR) takes you through the project

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#MeTooEarth | Projects & Innovations that will inspire you | World Environment Day Campaign by SURFACES REPORTER

Environment is one of the main concerns of SURFACES REPORTER (SR). We always strive to bring out the most unheard stories of sustainable design and environment-friendly projects. Keeping up with the tradition, with the campaign #MeTooEarth SR brings to you the top environment positive stories of the

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Ancient Indian Stepwells Inspired British Architect Thomas Heatherwick To Design this 150-Foot Tall Sculptural Monument | New York

British designer Thomas Heatherwick has designed 150-foot-tall sculptural monument- Vessel- at Hudson Yards on Manhattan. He inspired chiefly from ancient Indian step-wells, where more than a hundred flight of stairs descend considerably deep into the earth.

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Casa Santina by Argentina-Based Estudio Opaca Is An Open And Bright Brick Home

Toward a dwelling entrance and a large window that blurs the frontier between the interior and exterior with a private garden, visitors are welcomed by a floating staircase in Casa Santina designed by Argentina-based architecture and design practice- Estudio Opaco.

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IMK Architects Creates a Multi-Faceted Brick Facade for Symbiosis Hospital and Research Center (SUHRC) in Pune

Naturally compressed, sundried earthen bricks produced on-site, have been used for façade and masonry work and methods such as brick-boxing were incorporated to achieve efficiency, while reducing pollution in Symbiosis Hospital and Research Center (SUHRC), Lavale, Pune by IMK Architects

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Valldaura Labs Built An Isolation Cabin From Local CLT in Just 5 Months | Voxel |Barcelona

The Voxel is a 12-square-metre structure is designed to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic as space where a single occupant can be self-confined for 14 days.

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Sleek Geometric Patterns Adorns The Facade Of Community Car Park in Buiksloterham | Amsterdam | XVW architectuur

he parkeergarage A1 provides required parking of 250 spaces for local communities, and it is the first of two car parks designed by XVW architectuur in Buiksloterham, Amsterdam. It stretches in a former industrial waterfront of 100 hectares at Buiksloterham in the north of Amsterdam.

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Minimalist Design With A Neutral Colour Palette Beautifies This Bathroom Showroom | Rajkot | Intrinsic Designs

Gujarat-based architecture and design firm- Intrinsic Designs has fashioned this beautiful bathroom showroom in Rajkot for one of the leading retailers of sanitary wares, bathroom fittings and tiles.

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Residence 95 Designed By J+Am Storey Highlights An Eye-Catching Central Void On Its Facade | Delhi

Amit Bhatia and Jaanshi Bhatia of J+AM Storey modelled ‘ Residence 95’ in New Delhi, marking an alluring central void on its façade.

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Various Associates Lines C2 Cafe & Bar With Wooden Cladding To Emulate A Cabin | Shenzhen | China

With the concept of ‘Cabin In The City, ‘Shenzhen-based studio Various Associates build a unique style café and cocktail bar with casual dining in Shenzhen, China.

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This Artists’ Cabin in Mumbai Are Raised on Heavy Boulders to Combat Flooding | Architecture Brio

Shefali Balwani and Robert Verrijt of Architecture Brio designed 150 sqm ‘Mumbai Artist Retreat- a series of flexible and resilient pavilions hosting events and workshops on its premises- Alibag Maharashtra.

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Japanese Architect Kengo Kuma Designed Cross Laminated Timber Pavilion And Park In Tokyo

Kengo Kuma, a renowned Japanese architect and founder of Kengo Kuma & Associates, built a temporary Pocket Park Pavilion in Tokyo using cross-laminated timber.

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T House:  Minimal Interiors with a Sense of Sustainability | Kalpak Shah | Studio Course | Pune

Sustainable Materials and Minimal Aesthetic Feature T House by Kalpak Shah of Studio Course

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LCA Architetti Uses Timber, Cork and Straw To Build This Residence | Italy

LCA Architetti designs simple and eco-friendly ‘Casa Quattro’ House of Wood, Straw and Cork in the Italian countryside for a young couple.

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Earthy and Warm, the Interiors of This Ahmedabad Home Exudes an Unparalleled Charm | Intrinsic Designs

Conceived by Shivraj Patel & Shruti Malani, Principal architects and founders of Intrinsic Designs, this 900 sq ft apartment in Ahmedabad features multi-sensory interior that utilizes earthen hues and minimal accessories.

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Archi-Union Architects + Fab-Union designed The World’s Most Extensive Modified Plastic 3d Printed Architecture

In collaboration with Fab Union, shanghai-based architectural design firm Archi-Union Architects has designed the world’s extremely extensive amended plastic 3D printed architecture, Nanjing Pavilion of Happy Valley Theme Park East Gate.

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Technoarchitecture Gives A Floating Façade To This Contemporary House in Bengaluru | AIKYA

Located in South Bangalore, this beautiful 4 BHK residence by architect Rajesh Shivaram of Technoarchitecture is evocative of the simple, open structures of times past, yet possessed of modernity of spirit perfectly in keeping with contemporary life.

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Tadao Ando Adds 9 m High Cylindrical Concrete wall In Paris Bourse de Commerce Building’s Central Rotunda

Historic Bourse de Commerce building project is one of France’s most anticipated cultural projects of the year, designed by Pritzker prize-winning architect Tadao Ando for businessman Francois Pinault.

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Pehnawa: Striking Apparel Store Replete With Colours, Textures And Diverse Materiality | Auranagabad | Portico Design Concepts

Pehnawa: Striking Retail Showroom Replete With Colours, Textures And Diverse Materiality | Auranagabad

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Studio Mortazavi Designs Worlds First 3D Printed School in Madagascar | Thinking Huts

Studio Mortazavi, an architectural design agency based in San Francisco, Lisbon, And Paris, collaborated with non-profit organisation Thinking Huts to design the worlds first 3D printed school for a university in Fianarantsoa, Madagascar.

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Cyclone- Proof Structure; The Need Of The Hour | SR Design Update

After TAUKTE’s destruction, as YAAS tears down India’s East coast, there is a desperate need for cyclone proof structures in order to keep the lives and property safe. SURFACES REPORTER (SR) spoke to the experts from Odisha, the state often ravaged by severe intensity storms and cyclones and underst

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This Jungle Rooftop Restaurant by Loop Design Studio Will Appeal to All Your Senses | Tulum

Bamboo arched passage, dynamic seating area, use of organic materials such as stone, cane, mosaic and wood, and cane light fixtures are some of the striking features of this This Jungle Rooftop Restaurant designed by Loop Design Studio.

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Lets talk Kitchens with Ar. Shami Goregaokar | GA Design | SR Design Special

Shami Goregaokar, Design Director, GA has shared with SURFACES REPORTER (SR) some important aspects of kitchen design.

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Sci-Fi Style Twin Supertall Towers in Shenzhen by Zaha Hadid Architects | Tower C

Zaha Hadid Architects plans to design these twin supertall skyscrapers for Shenzhen Bay Super Headquarters Base financial centre, China. It is called tower C and will soar to around 400m (1,312ft), or nearly the height of the Empire State Building.

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Beautiful Triangular Wicker Mesh Pavilion in France by Latvian Architecture Firm DJA

Located in the heart of Jardins De lEurope in Annecy, France, the timber/wicker grid pavilion is a perfect combination of traditional craftsmanship and contemporary architecture.

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Bjarke Ingels Group Reveals An O-shaped Tower for OPPO in Hangzhou, China

Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG) has revealed a sinuous skyscraper featuring a Massive ‘O’ for OPPO’s new headquarter in Hangzhou, China.

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This Minimalist, 3-BHK Home is Peppered With Muted Hues, Local Crafts and Functional Furniture |Mumbai |  1202| Insitu by Kalakaari Haath

Mumbai-based Insitu by Kalakaari Haath, led by architect Sahiba Madan, has renovated the interiors of this simple and sophisticated home for a young working couple, the designer herself and her pilot husband.

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Mainstreaming Bamboo in the Building Sector | Bamboo Society of India Signs MOU with COA

Mainstreaming Bamboo in the Building Sector | Bamboo Society of India Signs MOU with COA

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Attractive Corridor Accentuates The Interiors of This 4 BHK Apartment | Kolkata | Spazio Interiors

Kolkata-based interior design firm Spazio Interiors has designed the interiors of this 4 BHK apartment, located at Swarnamani, one of the most luxurious housing complexes of Kolkata.

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A House That Turns Face Towards The Sun Just Like A Sunflower | Koichi Takada Architects

Sunflower House- a carbon-positive single-family home that generates its own energy. It follows the same approach by the distinctive sunflower that always moves its face towards the sun.

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Worlds Tallest Hybrid Timber Tower by SHoP Architects and BVN Design in Sydney

Worlds Tallest Hybrid Timber Tower in Sydney by SHoP Architects and BVN Design

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Steel and Brick Farmhouse in Bharuch Woven Around Chikoo Trees | Dipen Gada and Associates

Dipen Gada and Associates has beautifully and sensitively designed a farmhouse- Nirmal House- residing within the dense chikoo plantations in the periphery of Bharuch.

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Studio AVT Includes Vibrant Triangular Fins and Colourful MS Louvers in Udaan School

This play school designed by Studio AVT features exposed-brick façade that is highlighted with the use of vibrant, triangular fins on its windows.

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The Toronto Tree Tower Is Built From Cross Laminated Timber and Plants | Penda | Timber

Penda architects while designing The Toronto Tree Tower- an 18-storey building that is built entirely from cross-laminated timber (CLT) and plants.

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The First 3D Printed House ‘Gaia’ Built With Soil, Rice Husks, and Straws

Italian 3D-printing technology developer WASP constructed this beautiful, eco-sustainable 3D printed house using natural materials such as soil and agricultural waste.

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This Delhi Home Features Sun-Filled Interiors, Natural Materials and Sober Colour Palette | AKDA

Amit Khanna Design Associates (AKDA) envisioned a sober home- Sushant Lok Residence- that incorporates natural materials, light-filled interiors, and a calm colour palette.

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KAAN Architecten Designs Grand Circular Staircase in the Netherlands Largest Courthouse

KAAN Architecten has recently designed the Amsterdam Courthouse, which is said to be the largest in the Netherlands.

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Inside the Seed-Shaped Holiday Cabins, Designed by ZJJZ Atelier | China

SURFACES REPORTER (SR) s this post covers ZJJZ Ateliers organic-shaped seed pods nestled in a Chinese pine forest, echoing their scenic surroundings.

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This World Famous Bizarre and Beautiful ‘Crazy House’ in Vietnam is Entirely Crafted By Human Hands | Dang Viet Nga

Wild, Bizarre and Beautiful ‘Crazy House’ in Vietnam by Dang Viet Nga

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Asymmetrical Wooden Staircase and Multifunctional Skylight Form Centerpiece of KPIT Office in Pune | InteGrid Design | Designer’s Group

Ar. Khozema Chitalwala, has lately designed KPIT Office in Pune which was set to achieve a minimal yet dynamic ambience that triggers a sense of motivation amongst employees.

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The Growing Trend of Spiraling Skyscrapers | A Twisting Tower in Chicago by MB Architects | SR Report

The popularity of twisting skyscrapers has increased tremendously, says the latest report from the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH).

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Urban Zen’s Restro Bar in Hyderabad Features Attention-Grabbing Human Graffiti, Warm Colour Palette and Ambient Lighting | Flashback

Hyderabad-based Urban Zen, led by Rohit Suraj, the Founding Principal And Design Director, has created a multi-level lounge and bar located in Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad, featuring amazing use of wood, enticing human graffiti, warm colour-palette, ambient lighting, and much more.

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Curved White Cladding of The Sky Yards Hotel Distinguishes it from Its Compact and Unsatisfactory Industrial Site | China | Domain Architects

The unique exterior of the hotel Sky Yards evokes the traditional Chinses garden-making technique of covering and exposing.

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Salvaged Bricks Hole-Punctured by CTA to Shape This Wall House in Vietnam | Creative Architects

Vietnamese architectural studio: CTA, salvaged all bricks from the building sites of properties in the vicinity and punctuated them to feature four small holes in this Wall house.

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Striking Red Cedar Covers The Façade of John R 2660 apartment building in Detroit | LOHA | American Architecture

Striking Red Cedar Covers The Façade of John R 2660 apartment building in Detroit | LOHA | American Architecture

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Auroville Design Consultants Used Eco-Friendly and Recycled Materials to Design Humanscapes Habitat in Tamil Nadu

The efficient functional space layout with passive solar techniques and low embodied energy building materials coupled with re-cycled materials characterise Humanscapes Habitat.

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Glass Façade That Romances With Light | BLUE CRYSTAL, Anand | KPA Design Studio | SR Facades

Commissioned by a construction company, the façade ‘Blue Crystal’ resonates its sentiment of being blue. Taking the cue from client’s idea of name, ‘Blue crystal’ manifests itself like a crystal with a multi-faceted structure. Check out the interesting design and its story by SURFACES REPORTER.

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A Conversation with the New York Architect- Diana Kellogg, Who’s Designed an Oval-Shaped Sandstone Girl’s School Amid the Thar Desert

A Conversation with the New York Architect- Diana Kellogg, Who’s Designed an Oval-Shaped Sandstone Girl’s School Amid the Thar Desert

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Architectural style of Le Corbusier Influences Design of This Student Housing Block in Chandigarh by Charged Voids

Charged Voids- the Chandigarh-based studio designs a 500-capacity Student Housing Block in Landran, a peri urban area in the vicinity of Mohali (Punjab) a satellite town of Chandigarh.

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This Low Cost, Fireproof, Bug-Proof, Eco-Friendly and DIY-Friendly Home is Made from Air Concrete |DomeGaia | Hajjar Gibran

Hajjar Gibran, Innovative Designer, Builder, Author, Spiritual Guide and the founder of DomeGaia created a house using AirCrete in Thailand.

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Another form defying design from Ar Daniel Libeskind | Lódz Architecture Center, Lódz, Poland | SR People

Lódz Architecture Center is the latest project by famed Ar Daniel Libeskind who is designing this building as a part of Nexus21, an urban revitalization project of 21 structures in his hometown of Lódz, Poland. On his birthday, SURFACES REPORTER (SR) presents to you its salient features.

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This Wavy Solar Mountain by Nuru Karim Provides 300 MWH Of Renewable Energy Per Year at Burning Man | Nevada

Designed by NUDES, this colossal architectural art is a permanent installation on Burning Man’s 3,800-acre Fly Ranch in Nevada that would produce 300 MWh of electricity annually.

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3D Voronoi Pattern in the Facade HOTA- Australia’s Largest Regional Art Gallery | ARM Architecture | TOPOTEK1 | Gold Coast

Australian architecture practice ARM Architecture, in association with landscape architects TOPOTEK1, designed  HOTA- one of the most visually appealing recent buildings on the Gold Coast.

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Studio Tessera Designed a Tessellated Polycarbonate and Wood Canopy Garden Pavilion in Meerut, Uttar Pradesh

Studio Tessera- the Mumbai-based Architecture firm led by architect Sagarika Suri- has designed a striking and contemporary garden pavilion within a well-known hotel, an old establishment in the dense part of Meerut, Uttar Pradesh.

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Indias first 3D printed House by IIT-M alumni | SR News update

Inspiring hopes for millions of Indians who are in search of affordable housing, Tvasta Manufacturing Solutions, a tech start up by three IIT Madras alumni has created Indias first fully 3D printed home. A report by SURFACES REPORTER (SR)

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Solar- Powered Covid-19 Facility Created With Stubble In 80 days | Shriti Pandey | STRAWCTURE ECO| New Delhi| SR People

In a move to get more COVID care centers, Shriti Pandey has set up two self-sufficient solar powered units in Bihar and Punjab using agro-waste. These inherently thermally insulated structures not only trap carbon dioxide and heat but also keep the interior cooler. A report by SURFACES REPORTER (SR)

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Parametric Design Techniques Infuses Into The Creation of Iconic 339-Metres Hengqin International Financial Centre tower | AEDAS | Macau

Located in Zhuhai’s Hengqin Island, AEDAS recently designed iconic 339 meters Hengqin International Financial Centre tower invokes the Chinese myth of flood dragons emerging from the sea.

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Distinctive and Modern Triangular Façade Features The Somany Residence in Delhi | Atrey & Associates

Located in the bustling neighbourhood of Engineer’s Enclave, New Delhi, The Somany Residence has become a centre of attraction because of its sharply angled façade.

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Sanjay Puri’s Rajasthan School Feature Red-coloured Angled Walls and Walkways

Red-coloured Angled Walls and Walkways Feature Sanjay Puri’s Rajsthan School

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Seoul-Based Architecture Firm Designed a Futuristic Building Inspired By the Mars | Moon Hoon

Seoul-Based Architecture Firm Designed a Futuristic Multi-Purpose Building | Mars | Moon Hoon

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The peace of Blooming Lotus with Asia’s largest Kalasha| Art of Living Ashram| Bengaluru | SR Architecture

Designed by Guru Sri Sri Ravi Shankar himself, the Bengaluru Ashram is an epitome of peace and tranquility. SURFACES REPORTER (SR) presents to you an interesting overview of the magnificent structure and why it is so close to the million of hearts.

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No Smart Cities without Smart Healthcare | SR News Update

Ar Sanjay Goel, Director, Ludhiana Smart City Ltd, questions the govt and urges to bring changes in the Smart City design to account for better healthcare facilities. A report by SURFACES REPORTER (SR).

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Top Indian Firms Who Specialise In Parametric Design | SR Architecture

A terms coined by famous architect and partner of Zaha Hadid, Patrik Schumacher, here the designs are usually based on the integration of complexity and variety, in an effort to discard homogenous utilitarianism. SURFACES REPORTER (SR) presents to you a list of the 10 most famous Indian firms

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This Luxe Villa in Nagpur Features MS Pergola Roof and a Façade Made of Sustainable Materials | Salankar Pashine And Associates

This Luxe Villa in Nagpur Features MS Pergola Roof and a Façade Made of Sustainable Materials | Salankar Pashine And Associates

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Open Architecture Envisions Six Iceberg-Shaped Glass Structures For Shenzhen Maritime Museum | China

Open Architecture Envisions Six Iceberg-Shaped Glass Structures For Shenzhen Maritime Museum

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An Exuberant Use of Colours, Clean Lines and Linear Spaces Set the Tone of Blue Scoop Haus by DIG Architects

An Exuberant Use of Colours, Clean Lines and Linear Spaces Set the Tone of Blue Scoop Haus by DIG Architects

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Foster + Partners Wraps its First Project in Russia with a Triangulated Copper Facade | RCC Headquarters

The award-winning British architectural design and engineering firm- Foster + Partners- has recently unveiled its newly opened headquarter for RCC- one of the world’s leading producers of copper.

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The First Triple Net-Zero Housing Complex in the US | Seventy-Six | Garrison Architects

Seventy-Six by Garrison Architects is a mixed-use sustainable structure in Albany, New York, the worlds first triple net-zero building. Triple

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Envisage Incorporates Mud Phuska to Reduce The Ingress Of Heat By Almost 70% in This New Girls’ Hostel in Alipur

Envisage Design Studio Incorporates Mud Phuska to Reduce The Ingress Of Heat By Almost 70% in This New Girls’ Hostel in Alipur

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Tall Strips of Fir Wood Features the Façade of Wisconsins Art Preserve | Tres Birds | US

Tall Angled Strips Fir Wood Features the Wisconsins Art Preserve Designed by Tres Birds

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Nature, Art and Innovation Meet in This Iconic Tower in San Jose, California | Habitat Horticulture

To offer an artistic or architectural landmark to the largest city in Silicon Valley, San Jose, Habitat Horticulture has proposed Confluence Rising- an iconic tower in the city.

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Modular Room Partition Entirely Made From Textile and Birch Wood

Copenhagen-based designer- Else-Rikke Bruun- has come up with innovative and flexible room partitions- Veneer- that entwine Mexicos classic weaving techniques with the modern and advanced building method of CNC milling.

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Saundha Gharaunda Features An Ever-Charming Central Open To Sky Courtyard | Studio AVT

Designed by  Delhi-based Studio AVT or An-V-Thot Architects, entire house is planned around a beautiful central open to sky courtyard.

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Peony Petal and Painted Pottery Influences The Shape of the Olympic Sports Center Stadium in Linxia City, China | DUTS Design Studio

Shanghai-based architecture studios DUTS design constructed this Linxia Olympic Sports Center Stadium in China that serves as one of the citys landmark cultural facilities.

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Accordion-Shaped ‘Xia’ Stool Emits A Musical Note When Pressed | Soraia Gomes | Portuguese

Portuguese Designer Soraia Gomes Teixeira has a recently designed “Xia Stool”- an accordion-shaped stool that actually sounds like a concertina when someone sits on it or presses it.

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Eight Curved Elevated Red Walkways in Thailand Highlight The Value of Nature | Bangkok Project Studio

Eight Curved Elevated Red Walkways in Thailand Highlighting The Value of Nature | Bangkok Project Studio

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This Building in Dehradun Features Intermittent Facade Openings and A Circular Courtyard | Nest Inn | Myspace Architects

Perforated Clay-Tile Screens And V-Shaped Tubular Pipe Sections Feature the Nest Inn | Myspace Architects | Dehradun

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Vincent Callebauts Stunning Building Twists A Total Of 90 Degrees From Bottom To Top Covered With 23,000 Floras | Taiwan

Named Tao Zhu Yin Yuan, the building designed by Vincent Callebauts, contains 21 floors, out of which 20 floors twist 4.5 degrees per floor as the tower rises, for a total of 90 degrees from bottom to the top.

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Three Connected Timber Cones Mark The Magical Club House in the Lush Forest of Japan | Klein Dytham Architecture

Three Connected Timber Cones Mark The Magical Club House in the Lush Forest of Japan | Klein Dytham Architecture

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This Laterite Stone House in Karnataka Highlights A Trough Like Roof | Ovoid House | Greyscale Design Studio

Bengaluru-based Greyscale Design Studio has designed Ovoid- a holiday home in Mudigere, Karnataka by using laterite stone.

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Jean Nouvel Unveils the Design of Shenzhen Opera House in China

Ateliers Jean Nouvel has won an invited international design competition launched in January 2020 to build a new opera house in Shenzhen, China.

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11,000 Steel Panels Form the Façade of Frank Gehrys Twisting Art Tower Which Is Set To Open In June | Luma Arles | France

11,000 Stainless Steel Panels Form the Façade of Frank Gehrys Twisting Art Tower Which Is Set To Open In June | Luma Arles

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Sameep Padora & Associates Used Black Limestone in the Construction of the Stepped Temple in Andhra Pradesh

Sameep Padora & Associates Used Black Limestone in the Construction of the Stepped Temple in Andhra Pradesh

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The Northstar Nest in Gujarat is A Kindergarten School Encompassing Double Height Spaces, Classrooms and Playground

Chennai-based Shanmugam Associates designed an eggshell white kindergarten campus in  Rajkot, Gujarat.

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The Unexpected Circular Interiors of A Simple-Looking Red Concrete Building | Chile | Pezo von Ellrichshausen

Chilean architects Mauricio Pezo and Sofia von Ellrichshausen have recently designed the university innovation center in Chile that has a simple multistorey building with unusual and spatial interiors.

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Auric Hall By IMK Architects Revives Traditional Mughal Architecture In Aurangabad Industrial City

Auric Hall stands tall today as a landmark for Aurangabad Industrial City (AURIC), India’s first greenfield, smart industrial city.

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This Bat Trang House in Vietnam Highlights An Expressive Perforated Ceramic Brick Façade | Vo Trong Nghia Architects

This Bat Trang House in Vietnam embodies the unique towns ceramic and pottery heritage and has been around for more than 10 decades.