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BLF New Headquarters . Beirut

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Barozzi / Veiga . model photo: © Jesús Arenas . renders: © Forbes Massie

The new headquarters for BLF Bank is a project that integrates into its design the spatial organization of a complex and specific plan for its function as a bank, but which can be opened to the public and let the new headquarters to be integrated within the social and cultural life of the Mar Mikhael district. Continue reading Barozzi / Veiga

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Library of Contemporary International Documentation . Nanterre

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The new BDIC building is located in a border area between the university campus and the residential zone. It seeks to revitalize the importance of its location and its public character as a meeting place.
The building takes on the site corner position and, thanks to its geometry, emphasizes its perception from the adjacent train station.
The public spaces and green areas, generally located inside the building, in its outer perimeter. This strategy permits either the maximum occupation of the block and the maximum compactness of the building.
Behind these decisions there is the will to generate an exchange between the users, the building and the street, therefore eventually between the building and the city itself. Continue reading Barozzi / Veiga

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BKM – new Bündner Kunstmuseum . Chur

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BAROZZI / VEIGA . photos: © Simon Menges

The extension of the Villa Planta, which will accommodate the Bündner Kunstmuseum, is an exercise of integration within an urban ensemble. Despite the stringent limitations of the plot, the design strives to minimize its exterior volume by inverting the program’s logical order. Hence, a new public space is generated that incorporates the garden that surrounds the Villa and is integrated with the gardens of the nearby buildings. Continue reading BAROZZI / VEIGA