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Urban grain: NRW Landesarchiv in Duisburg, Germany, by O&O BaukunstSubscription


AR Library Commended: rising from the carapace of an old granary, NRW Landesarchiv is both a tombstone for the Ruhr’s industrial age and a monument to our need to remember

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Science Centre by Zaha Hadid Architects, Wolfsburg, Germany

By Rob Gregory

Burg or a berg? Stronghold or floating mass? Hadid’s Phaeno Science Centre is open to interpretation //

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The pavilion and the court: cultural and spatial problems of De Stijl architectureSubscription

1 December, 1981Updated: 26 November, 2018 By Richard Padovan

Richard Padovan focuses on two buildings, both designed in 1929, which represent the final resolution of Le Corbusier’s and Mies van der Rohe’s  response to and conflict with De Stijl: the Villa Savoye and the Barcelona Pavilion

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