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"MAGMA" : A space for water

We offer you an interesting project designed by the Italy´s architectural office "GGA Studio – Giorgio Grandi Architect" winner of the Design International Competition "CONTRACTWORLD Award 2001" -DOMOTEX World Trade Fair, organized last January in Hannover-Germany.

 

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Rafael Moneo awarded by "Kursaal" San Sebastian - Spain

After being awarded like the best building of the European Union in 2001(Contemporary Architecture Award - European Union " Mies Van der Rohe "), the Palace of Congresses " Kursaal " in San Sebastian receives the first prize by the Biennial of Architecture - Spain and its author, the well known Navarrese architect Rafael Moneo.

 

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Classic Peruvian old architecture re-discovered

Chan Chan (900 AC-1440 AC), the capital city of the Chimu kingdom. The biggest terracotta city in the world (monument of humankind according to United Nations) stands in the desert, has nine royal palaces built over time and 800,000 inhabitants living and working around them...
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Modern Architecture in Peru is growing up

The new " Lima Marriott Hotel & Office Building " stands in the district of Miraflores in front of a very modern artificial park which is on top of a shopping center built over the cliffs of the city (" Larcomar Shopping Center", which we will describe in another article ) and has wonderful views of the Pacific Ocean.
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