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Meteorit Exhibition Centre – Essen, Germany

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Building: Meteorit Exhibition Centre
Location: Essen, Germany
Completion: 1995
Architect: Propellor Z
Client: RWE, Essen, D and Heller workshop

AE Interests: hovering, curved aluminum hull; sloped glass roof; light

Written by Justin Barrett

January 27, 2010 at 12:20 pm

Posted in Built

Jewish Community Center – Duisburg, Germany

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Building: Jewish Community Center
Location: Duisburg, Germany
Completion: 1999
Architect: Zvi Hecker
Client: Jüdische Gemeinde zu Duisburg Mühlheim Oberhausen

AE Interests: Resembles a book with pages spread open, concrete

Written by Justin Barrett

January 27, 2010 at 1:49 am

Posted in Built

Archaeological Museum and Park – Osnabrück, Germany

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Building: Archaeological Museum and Park
Location: Venner Straße 69, 49565 Bramsche-Kalkriese, Germany
Completion: 2002
Architect: Gigon/Guyger
Structural Engineers:Gantert & Wiemeler Ingenieurplanung

AE Interests: space, three pavilions called Hearing’, Seeing’, Questioning’

Written by Justin Barrett

January 27, 2010 at 1:26 am

Posted in Built

Rostock IGA Pavilion (“Hedge Building”) – Rostock, Germany

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Building: Rostock IGA Pavilion (“Hedge Building”)
Location: Rostock, Germany
Completion: Spring 2003
Architect: Atelier Kempe Thill
Structural Engineers: Rob Nijsse, ABT Velp, NL
Landscape Architect: Niek Roozen, Weesp, NL

AE Interests: smart screen (ivy hedge), steel frame, computer controlled irrigation, light

Written by Justin Barrett

January 27, 2010 at 12:49 am

Posted in Built

Colorium – Düsseldorf, Germany

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Building: Colorium
Location: Düsseldorf, Germany
Completion: 2001
Architect: Alsop Architects

AE Interests: form, color, light, geometry

Building: House of Silence
Location: Klosterberg 11, 59872 Meschede
Completion: 2002
Architect: Peter Kulka
Builder: Benedikitiner Abtei Königsmünter

AE Interests: Concrete cubes, glass, shadow and light

Written by Justin Barrett

January 27, 2010 at 12:17 am

Posted in Built

House of Silence – Königsmünter, Germany

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Building: House of Silence
Location: Klosterberg 11, 59872 Meschede
Completion: 2002
Architect: Peter Kulka
Builder: Benedikitiner Abtei Königsmünter

AE Interests: Concrete cubes, glass, shadow and light

Written by Justin Barrett

January 27, 2010 at 12:03 am

Posted in Built

Ebeling House – Dortmund, Germany

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Building: Ebeling House
Location: Dortmund, Germany
Completion: 2001
Architect: ArchiFactory.de
Client: Sabine Ebeling
Design Team: Matthias Herrmann, Matthias Koch, Till Roggel
Structural Engineer: Assmann Beraten

AE Interests: residential house, concrete structure, wood cladding, linear

Written by Justin Barrett

January 26, 2010 at 7:39 pm

Posted in Built

Dortmund Municipal Library – Dortmund, Germany

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Building: Dortmund Municipal Library
Location: Königswall 18, 44137 Dortmund, Germany
Completion: 1999
Architect: Mario Botta
Structural Engineer: Klemens Pelle

AE Interests: Divided into two buildings, one linear and one circular; light

Written by Justin Barrett

January 26, 2010 at 6:46 pm

Posted in Built

Mont-Cenis Academy – Herne-Sodingen, Germany

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Building: Mont-Cenis Academy
Location: Herne-Sodingen, Germany
Completion: 1999
Architect: Jourda & Perraudin Architects
Construction Consultant: Arup Gmbh, Dusseldorf
Installation Engineering Consultant: Schlaich Bergemann and Partners

AE Interests: box within a box, glass cover, natural ventilation, solar technology, sustainable

Written by Justin Barrett

January 26, 2010 at 4:09 pm

Posted in Built

Gymnasium Dionysianum Rheine – Rheine, Germany

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Building: Gymnasium Dionysianum Rheine
Location: Anton-Führer-Straße 2, 48431 Rheine
Completion: August 2002
Architect: Prof. Josef P. Kleihues
Client: City of Rheine

AE Interest: follows the curved line of the road, mirroring glass facade

Written by Justin Barrett

January 26, 2010 at 2:47 pm

Posted in Built

Sunset Doheny Hotel – West Hollywood, California, U.S.

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Building: Sunset Doheny Hotel
Location:9040 Sunset Blvd., West Hollywood, California
Completed: Unbuilt
Architect: Eric Owen Moss Architects
Developer: Weintraub Financial Services

AE Interests: structure, curtain wall

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Written by Justin Barrett

September 1, 2009 at 11:27 am

Posted in Proposed Design

What Wall? – Culver City, California, U.S.

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Building: What Wall?
Location: 3524 Hayden Avenue, Culver City, California
(Los Angeles area)
Completed: 1998
Architect: Eric Owen Moss Architects

AE Interests: form, glass, continuously changing surface
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Written by Justin Barrett

September 1, 2009 at 1:44 am

Posted in Built

3505 Hayden – Culver City, California, U.S.

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Building: 3505 Hayden
Location: 3505 Hayden Ave., Culver City, California
(Los Angeles area)
Completion: 2000
Architect: Eric Owen Moss Architects
Structural Engineer: Englekirk Partners Consulting Structural Engineers

AE Interests: structure, large interior coil through building, building position on street
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Written by Justin Barrett

August 30, 2009 at 11:41 pm

Posted in Built

Beehive – Culver City, California, U.S.

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Building: Beehive
Location: 8522 National Blvd., Culver City, California
Completion: 1998
Architect: Eric Owen Moss Architects
Structural Engineer: Kurily Szymanski Tchirkow Inc.

AE Interest: structure, curves, natural light
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Written by Justin Barrett

August 30, 2009 at 9:36 pm

Posted in Built

Warner Parking Structure and Retail – Culver City, California, U.S.

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Building: Warner Parking Structure and Retail
Location: 8511 Warner Dr., Culver City, California
Completion: Proposed Design
Architect: Eric Owen Moss Architects

AE Interests:  structure, open courtyard, insulation that features glass tubes suspended above
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Articles: [1, 2, 3, 4]

Updated by Miguel Yapur, July 2020

Written by Justin Barrett

August 30, 2009 at 4:06 pm

Posted in Proposed Design

Samitaur – Culver City, California, U.S.

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Building: Samitaur
Location: 3457 S. La Cienega Blvd., Culver City, California
Completion: 1996
Architect: Eric Owen Moss Architects
Structural Engineer: Antieri & Associates

AE Interests: raised structure, use of shade and natural light
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Articles: [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7]

Video: [1]

Updated by Miguel Yapur, July 2020

Written by Justin Barrett

August 30, 2009 at 2:46 pm

Posted in Built

3555 Hayden – Culver City, California, U.S.

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Building: 3555 Hayden
Location: 3555 Hayden Ave., Culver City, California
Completion: 2007
Architect: Eric Owen Moss Architects
Structural Engineer: Englekirk Partners Consulting Structural Engineers
Glulam Supplier: Structurlam Products Ltd
General Contractor: Samitaur Constructs

AE Interests: structure, site, sloped glass, glulam structural beam
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Articles: [1, 2, 3, 4, 5]

Awards: WoodWorks California 2010 Commercial Wood Design Award,
AIACC Achievement Award, 2008

Updated by Miguel Yapur, July 2020

Written by Justin Barrett

August 30, 2009 at 12:31 am

Posted in Built

Stealth – Culver City, California, U.S.

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Building: Stealth
Location: 3530 Hayden Ave., Culver City, California
Completion: 2002
Architect: Eric Owen Moss Architects
Structural Engineer: Kurily Szymanski Tchirkow Inc.
Electrical Engineer: Silver, Roth, and Associates
Mechanical Engineer: Antieri and Associates

AE Interests: structure, form, angles, space
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Article: [1]

Video: [1]

Updated by Miguel Yapur, July 2020

Written by Justin Barrett

August 29, 2009 at 8:47 pm

Posted in Built

Umbrella – Culver City, California, U.S.

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Building: Umbrella
Location: 3535 Hayden Ave., Culver City, California
Completion: 1999
Architect: Eric Owen Moss Architects
Structural Engineer: Advanced Structures Incorporated

AE Interests: structure, laminated glass panels, multiple uses
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Articles: [1]

Updated by Miguel Yapur, July 2020

Written by Justin Barrett

August 28, 2009 at 8:00 pm

Posted in Built

Samitaur Tower – Culver City, California

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Building: Samitour Tower
Location: Hayden Ave. and National Blvd., Culver City, California
Completion: 2010
Architect: Eric Owen Moss Architects
Structural Engineer: Arup Los Angeles
Contractor: Samitaur Constructs

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AE Interests: structure, natural ventilation, internal and external uses
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Articles: [1, 2]

Updated by Miguel Yapur, July 2020

Written by Justin Barrett

August 28, 2009 at 7:34 pm

Posted in Under Construction