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      In the swim of things: new swimming pools

      Peter Smisek

      05.06.2018

      Recently completed pool projects around the globe provide more than a just quick dip. Their bold designs make for an altogether more atmospheric and immersive swim experience.

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      Let's get physical: new sports centres

      Peter Smisek

      30.10.2017

      A healthy mind in a healthy body. In a healthy bit of architecture. A raft of new sports halls are serving as a shot in the arm for their users – and for their urban, physical contexts.

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      Beats per Minute: Technogym

      Brand story

      Alyn Griffiths

      29.05.2017

      The Italian fitness products manufacturer Technogym stresses the motivating impact of stylish design and has had Antonio Citterio conceive its revolutionary new Milan flagship store as well as an equipment line.

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      Going Ape: new zoo architecture

      Katharina Sommer

      23.05.2016

      Building for zoo animals is no easy task. It means designing complex facilities to ensure that diverse species are appropriately housed, while also creating an attractive, immersive experience for visitors.

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      Textile roofs: State of the art at Techtextil 2015

      Ulrich Büttner

      20.04.2015

      Techtextil in Frankfurt, Germany, is the leading international trade fair for technical textiles and non-wovens. The complex industry, with its countless products for industrial-manufacturing processes, will once again be taking the stage from 4 to 7

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      Sporting Chance?: the challenge of legacy-building in ...

      Alyn Griffiths

      04.07.2011

      As the cost of hosting major sporting events continues to rise, the need for something positive to be left behind once the fun and games are over becomes ever more vital. Architonic examines past and future events and the differing approaches to

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      Own Goal: Who's really paying the price for South ...

      Tim Abrahams

      11.06.2010

      All sporting eyes are on South Africa as the World Cup kicks off. But what kind of architectural legacy will the event leave behind and, perhaps more importantly, what will be its economic one?

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      Yachting – Design

      Susanne Fritz

      30.04.2010

      Modern design, beyond teak and brass fittings, has, however, been around for a long time in the world of yachting. Innovative boat-builders and designers work with new propulsion technology, materials and formal languages.Yachts are perfect for this

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      Getting high in London: the 2012 Olympic city's ...

      Tim Abrahams

      22.04.2010

      When Mayor of London Boris Johnson unveiled the design of a 115-metre-high steel tower by renowned sculptor Anish Kapoor, which is to be built next to the city's new 2012 Olympic Stadium, the reaction from press and public was one of emphatic

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