SUBTILITAS

SUBTĪLITĀS (latin; noun f., 3rd):
fineness of texture, logic, detail; slenderness, exactness, acuteness; sharpness : precision




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Bétrix & Consolascio - Media library, Küsnacht 2001. Via, photos (C) Thomas Jantscher.



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Robbrecht en Daem - Boijmans van Beuningen Museum library, Rotterdam 2003. Photos (C) Kristien Daem. 



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Devanthéry Lamunière - Edouard Fleuret library, Lausanne 2000. Via, photos (C) Fausto Plucchinotta.



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Men Duri Arquint - Chasa Plaz library, Ardez 2012. Photos (C) Heinrich Helfenstein.



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López + Rudolf, Miguel Lázaro, & Rafael Alcántara - Antonio Gala municipal library, Guadalcázar 2011. Via, 2, photos (C) Fernando Alda



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RCR Arquitectes - Sant Antoni library and senior citizen center, Barcelona 2008. Photos (C) Hisao Suzuki.



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Karl Heinz Schmitz & Rittmannsberger Architekten - Anna Amalia library extension, Weimar 2005. Note how the adjacent buildings inform the addition; by aligning the top of the windows to the building on the left and the bottom with the building on the right, a new proportion is created that dictates the facade. Photos (C) Ulrich Schwarz.



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Giorgio Grassi - University library, Valencia 2000. Previously, another amazing Grassi project. Photos (C) Duccio Malagamba.



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SnøhettaAlexandria library, Alexandria 2001. 



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Abalos & Herreros - Usera Library, Madrid 2004. Photos (C) Roland Halbe.



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Herzog & de Meuron - Senior Technical School Library, Eberswalde 1999. More on the panels, photos (C) Magherita Spiluttini



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Sollberger Bögli Architekten - Library addition, Laufen 2001. Photos (C) Ruedi Walti.



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Mecanoo - Library, Birmingham 2013. Via, photos (C) Christian Richters.



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Alberto Kalach’s Biblioteca Vasconcelos en D.F.

Alberto Kalach’s Biblioteca Vasconcelos en D.F.



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Juan O’Gorman en DF

Juan O’Gorman en DF



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