The Parish Church of Santa Monica at Rivas Vaciamadrid is nestled into a long, narrow plot within the residential area. The design by Spanish firm Vicens + Ramos begins at a narrow point at its southern edge and ends in an explosion of…Continue
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Group Scolaire Pasteur instructs around 1,000 children and is one of the largest schools in France. Located in Limeil-Brevannes, near Paris, it is a cluster of three preschools and two elementary schools that share a library, a cafeteria, and a fluid composition of indoor and outdoor spaces. Wood was used in the construction, cladding, and terraces, yet was done so in an…Continue
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Born in 1945, Jean Nouvel, the world famous French architect studied at the École des Beaux-Arts in Paris. Including the Aga Khan Award for Architecture (for the ‘Institut du Monde Arabe’), the Wolf Prize in Arts in 2005 and the Pritzker Prize (for the ‘Torre Agbar’) in 2008 he has got some of the world’s premier architecture prizes.
Including these works, Jean Nouvel has worked on more than 200 projects till 1987. Not only giant pieces of arts, he has designed…Continue
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Born in 1948 at Essex/England, Heather Jansch is an amazing sculptor with her life-size driftwood horses!
Trained in Fine Arts at Walthamstow and Goldsmiths College in London, she has got various illustrative works, books, album covers for legendary Scottish folk guitarist Bert Jansch, who was her husband and the father of their one son, Kieron. Since 1984, she has solo shows of paintings and sculptures, especially life-size driftwood horses.
As in her words,…Continue
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Design: Martin Jakobsen, 2013
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