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Beecroft Building – Oxford, U.K.

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Building: Beecroft Building
Location: Oxford, U.K.
Architect: Hawkins\Brown
Structural Engineer: Peter Brett Associates
MEP: Hoare Lea
Sustainability: Hoare Lea
Completed: 2018

AE Interest: naturally weathering bronze, fins, vibration isolation, BREEAM Excellent, vertical form, keel slabs, thermal control

Articles: [1,2]

Timelapse Video: [1]

 

Written by mbataeut

October 31, 2018 at 12:21 pm

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Querini Stampalia – Venice, Italy

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Building: Querini Stampalia
Location: Venice, Italy
Architect: Carlo Scarpa
Structural Engineer: Carlo Maschietto
Completion: 1963

AE Interests: neoclassical, pedestrian bridge, poly-chrome marble, water

Articles: [1,2]

Videos: [1]

 

 

Written by mbataeut

October 31, 2018 at 12:21 pm

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Free University of Berlin – Berlin, Germany

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Building: Free University of Berlin
Location: Berlin, Germany
Architects: George Candilis, Shadrach Woods, Manfred Schiedhelm, Alexis Josik, Foster + Partners
Structural Engineer: Jean Prouvé
Original Completion: 1963

AE Interests: wide spread, modular spaces, instrument not monument, corten steel, corrosion, aluminum, rust, roof terrace, courtyard, load bearing wood, cedar wood, bronze patina, team X,  Le Corbusier inspired

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Written by mbataeut

October 31, 2018 at 12:20 pm

Posted in Built