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Nassim Quattro

This four-unit complex is in the highly affluent Nassim Road precinct of Singapore, known for its high quality Good Class Bungalows. The site itself is triangulated and gently sloping with a long access road, limiting the amount of buildable land. In optimising the space within this plot of land, four ‘bungalows’ was incorporated into one complex, shifting the user experience into that of living in a landed house set amongst lush and luxuriant gardens and where grand established grand established tropical hardwood trees define the perimeter.

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Damavand House residence

The main concept is based on an sloped unique box wich is pushed by an stone wedge.The site of this project is a field situated on a mountain slope,overlooking a beautiful plain.So it was desided to have a better view by building up 3 floors above the ground.The neighborhood is a mix of small land division and so condense that blocks easternly and westernly sides of the field.The cold climate pose a design challenge.So a special consideration has been given to snow removal from the roof.

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SCPG Shopping Plaza

The objective for this project is to upgrade the SCPG Shopping Plaza to be a new iconic shopping mall of the city. Through the new eye catching façade, new design of entrance plaza, interior spaces and improved circulation to enhance the quality of the SCPG Shopping Plaza. By utilizing the SCPG logo shape, the abstract topology shaped pattern is created. The pattern will be applied to the design of facade, canopy and interior space to reveal the unique characteristics of SCPG in the commercial development sector.

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SI-house

Japan is known as a country with many earthquakes even if it is viewed worldwide. Under such circumstances, advanced structural calculation is necessary to create minimalism building. It is a very simple concept of floating a light roof on a robust concrete box, but this architecture has been established by collaborating with excellent engineers. And it can be said that this space has acquired purity as an advanced architectural space by its simplicity.

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kuki

It covers an area of approximately 3,800 square feet and a large, single-story with wooden roof. The rooms are only 07 rooms in total, they provide the utmost delicacy for each guest. They are small but comfortable spaces to compliment the density and coziness. External atmosphere is moist and the whole inn encourages the healing of the customer as if being on a boat. The boat with it's stone garden, enwraps you in a space that you would not want to step out. Two hours on train from Hakodate Station, the leisurely visit, seems to take all the hardship of life away.

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New Sight Eye Centre - Ouesso, Congo

Ouesso desperately needs eye service. It is an exciting opportunity for New Sight to expand its help beyond Impfondo, with potential to help the entire country due to good transport links that Ouesso enjoys. The town has experience and success with recent large building projects. The community and its leaders appears to be supportive of the project proposal.

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