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Forest Lodge ECO House

The concept for the landscape design came from the idea of making this modern piece of contemporary architecture with its strong elements of concrete and glass blend into its natural bushland environment by incorporating vegetation on the structure through green roofs and vertical gardens attracting flora and fauna back to the area. As the plants mature the building evolves creating a living piece of modern art.

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Bubbles

Bubbles is the proposal for a smog-proof urban botanical garden. Designed for cities with air qualitiy problems, the buildings which finance the park are moved to the edges of the plot to make space for the garden in the centre. The park is covered by a light-weight and economic ETFE surface. The allows for a controlled climate for the plants and for an enclosed space which contains fresh filtered air.

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Wild Ribbon

To animate the eastern area (La place de la nation) of Paris,a system of a connected ribbon who self adapts in it's functional aspects facing each corner of this big important square ( which connects Paris to it's eastern suburb) has been developed, this ribbon goes down with people into the subway area in all levels with the function of stair railing and makes spaces beside the trains , comes up and makes moves on the ground to make compatibles spaces with every part the square,as well as benches and etc.Spaces ,adapted geographically and sociologically to that area of the site

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Nuova Bari Centrale

For 25 years Bari has been absorbed by a debate on the future of the iron sea which separates its historically defined part and the expansion one. The project is part of a MArch degree thesis from the Polytechnic of Bari, about the 'Grande Bari' plan, involved to solve this issue. The goal of the project is to make the station a pleasant, clear and safe to use place, solving the problematic node of the tracks moving from the Centre of the City. The new infrastructure is sustainable and produces energy thanks twelve structural trees made of recycled steel with solar roof on the top.

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Palace For Nature

A Palace for Nature reinvents the idea of creating luxury into something meaningful, creating life and nature through a self-sustainable botanical oasis in the desert. The heart of the palace is an oasis covered by a central dome, the design is inspired by the Sidra Tree, which is native to Qatar and is a symbol for perseverance, solidarity and determination.

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Connecting Eurasia

The Eurasia Road Tunnel will connect the continents of Europe and Asia when completed in 2017. Approximately 1 km long twin tunnels at each end converge into a 3.4 km long, 13.7 m diameter two-deck tunnel bored 25 m below the seabed. The main aim of the tunnel is to provide a calm, safe, well lit, contemporary and well-designed direct link between two continents accommodating up to 100,000 vehicles per day.

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