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Private Residence

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Building: Private Residence
Location: Vouliagmeni, Greece
Date Completed: 2001
Architect: ISV Architects & Associates

AE Interests: sloped site, structure, cantilever, residence

Written by Bobby Chamra

January 27, 2010 at 12:12 pm

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Tavern 37

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Building: Tavern 37
Location: Vouliagmeni, Greece
Project began development in 2007
Architect: Sakellaridou, Papanikolaou, Pollani & Associates Architects

AE Interests: low environmental impact, structure, sustainability

Written by Bobby Chamra

January 27, 2010 at 12:02 pm

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Evosmos City Hall

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Building: Evosmos City Hall
Location: Thessaloniki, Greece
Date Completed: 1986
Architect: Sakellaridou, Papanikolaou, Pollani & Associates Architects

AE Interests: structure, materials, daylighting

Written by Bobby Chamra

January 27, 2010 at 11:43 am

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Private House

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Building: Private House
Location: Ekali, Greece
Date Completed: 2001
Architect: ISV Architects & Associates

AE Interests: structure, cantilever, lighting, materials, interior design

Written by Bobby Chamra

January 27, 2010 at 10:52 am

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Poly/mono-Katoikia

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Building: Poly/mono-Katoikia
Location: Athens, Greece
Date Completed: 2002
Architect: Yannis Aesopos

AE Interests: structure, interior design

Written by Bobby Chamra

January 27, 2010 at 10:28 am

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National Bank of Greece New Headquarters

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Building: National Bank of Greece New Headquarters
Location: Athens, Greece
Date Completed: 2001
Architect: Sakellaridou, Papanikolaou, Pollani & Associates Architects
Civil Engineers: Vasis Sysm / Ch. Mylonas-P. Antoniadou
Electro-mechanical engineers: Triedros Meletitiki / S. Kolokontes-A. Mihas-N. Niarhos

AE Interests: structure, materials, site bound by historical buildings

Written by Bobby Chamra

January 27, 2010 at 10:04 am

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Harbour Offices and Shopping Centre

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Building: Harbour Offices and Shopping Centre
Location: Thessaloniki, Greece
Date Completed: 2002
Architect: Sakellaridou, Papanikolaou, Pollani & Associates Architects

AE Interests: materials, building envelope, lighting

Written by Bobby Chamra

January 27, 2010 at 9:49 am

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House in Ano Poli

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Building: House in Ano Poli
Location: Thessaloniki, Greece
Date Completed: 1998
Architect: Anastassios Kotsiopoulos

AE Interests: Steep-sloping site, natural lighting

Written by Bobby Chamra

January 27, 2010 at 12:36 am

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Chamber of Commerce and Industry

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Building: Chamber of Commerce and Industry
Location: Ljubljana, Slovenia
Date Completed: 2000
Architect: Jurij Sadar and Bostjan Vuga

AE Interests:  structure, cantilever, daylighting

Written by Bobby Chamra

January 26, 2010 at 10:33 pm

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Slovenian National Gallery Atrium

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Building:  Slovenian National Gallery Atrium
Location: Ljubljana, Slovenia
Date Completed:  2001
Architect:  Jurij Sadar and Bostjan Vuga
Structural Engineer:  ELEA, Atelier One
Environmental engineer:  ELEA, Atelier One
Mechanical engineer:  Lenassi
Electrical Engineer:  Eldata

AE Interests:  exposed structure, direct lighting, modern addition to existing building, atrium

Written by Bobby Chamra

January 26, 2010 at 9:54 pm

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Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth – Fort Worth, Texas, U.S.

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Building: Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth
Address: 3200 Darnell Street, Fort Worth, Texas 76107
Architect: Tadao Ando Architects & Associates
Architect of Record: Kendall/Heaton Associates, Inc.
Structural Engineer: Thornton Tomasetti/Ellisor-Tanner Engineers
Mechanical Engineer: CHP & Associates
Lighting Engineer: George Sexton Associates
Acoustical Engineer: Cerami & Associates, Inc.
Construction: Linbeck
Completed 2002
Cost: $65million
Size: 153,000sf

AE Interests: 120′ span, 40′ high spaces, natural lighting, structure, building envelope, high-quality cast-in-place concrete, curtainwall.  Cantilevered slabs at pavilion roofs supported by 40′ tall “Y” shapes and upturned beam at top of slab.  `

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Written by Bobby Chamra

November 1, 2009 at 12:35 pm

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House in Chicago – Chicago, Illinois, U.S.

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Building: House in Chicago
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Date Completed: 1997
Architect: Tadao Ando Architects & Associates

AE Interests: structure, materials, lighting, residence
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Articles: [1, 2]

Updated by Miguel Yapur, July 2020

Written by Bobby Chamra

August 28, 2009 at 2:52 pm

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Morimoto Restaurant – New York, New York, U.S.

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Building: Morimoto Restaurant
Location: 88 10th Avenue, New York, New York
Date Completed: 2005
Architect: Tadao Ando Architects & Associates, Goto Design
Client: Starr Restaurant Organization
Structural Consultant: Lera Consulting Structural Engineers
Contractor: Certified Construction
Facade, Lighting Engineer: Electrix

AE Interests: structure, materials, restaurant
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Articles: [1, 2]

Updated by Miguel Yapur, July 2020

Written by Bobby Chamra

August 28, 2009 at 2:50 pm

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Japan Pavilion Expo ’92 – Seville, Spain

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Building: Japan Pavilion Expo ’92
Location: Seville, Spain
Date Completed: 1992
Architect: Tadao Ando Architects & Associates

AE Interests: structure. materials, exposition hall, wood frame, construction
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Articles: [1, 2]

Updated by Miguel Yapur, July 2020

Written by Bobby Chamra

August 28, 2009 at 2:32 pm

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Armani Teatro – Milan, Italy

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Building: Armani Teatro
Location: Milan, Italy
Date Completed: 2001
Architect: Tadao Ando Architects & Associates

AE Interests: structure, materials, event space, concrete texture
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Articles: [1, 2, 3]

Updated by Miguel Yapur, July 2020

Written by Bobby Chamra

August 28, 2009 at 2:30 pm

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Meditation Space, UNESCO – Paris, France

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Building: Meditation Space, UNESCO
Location: Paris, France
Completed: 1995
Architect: Tadao Ando Architects & Associates

AE Interests: structure, materials, meditation space, concrete texture
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Articles: [1, 2, 3]

Updated by Miguel Yapur, July 2020

Written by Bobby Chamra

August 28, 2009 at 2:28 pm

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Fabrica for Benetton – Treviso, Italy

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Building: FABRICA Benetton Communication Research Center
Location: Treviso, Italy
Date Completed: 2000
Architect: Tadao Ando Architects & Associates

AE Interests: structure, materials, incorporating new architecture into an existing site, research center
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Articles: [1, 2]

Updated by Miguel Yapur, June 2020

Written by Bobby Chamra

August 28, 2009 at 2:19 pm

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Pulitzer Foundation for the Arts – Saint Louis, Missouri

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Building: Pulitzer Foundation for the Arts
Location: Saint Louis, Missouri
Date Completed: 2001
Architect: Tadao Ando Architects & Associates

AE Interests: structure, materials, art museum
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Articles: [1, 2]

Updated by Miguel Yapur, June 2020

Written by Bobby Chamra

August 28, 2009 at 2:13 pm

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Langen Foundation – Neuss, Germany

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Location: Neuss, Germany
Date Completed: 2004
Architect: Tadao Ando Architects & Associates
Architect of Record: Takenaka Europe
Structural Engineer: Ingenieurburo J. Heibjes
Mechanical Engineer: Ingenieurburo Bayr

AE Interests: natural lighting, building envelope, structure, materials, art museum
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Articles: [1,2,3]

Updated by Miguel Yapur, June 2020

Written by Bobby Chamra

August 28, 2009 at 1:33 pm

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Stone Hill Center – Williamstown, Massachusetts, U.S.

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Location: 225 South Street, Williamstown, Massachusetts
Completion: 2008
Architect: Tadao Ando Architects & Associates
Landscape Architects: Reed Hilderbrand Associates

AE Interests: natural lighting, minimizing footprint on an existing site, landscaping, materials, art museum
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Updated by Miguel Yapur, June 2020

Written by Bobby Chamra

August 28, 2009 at 1:03 pm

Posted in Built