Archive for April, 2009

Palms Residence | Marmol Radziner + Associates

Palms Residence | Marmol Radziner + Associates

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• April 17, 2009 • Comments (0)

Another beautiful prefab home, designed by Marmol Radziner + Associates.  The Palms Residence is located on a narrow, urban lot in Venice, CA. The home looks inward, incorporating covered decks and a small courtyard space, giving the structure a sense of privacy despite its location on an infill lot. The exterior of the home is […]

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The Munch Museum and The Stenersen Museum Collections | Herreros Arquitectos

The Munch Museum and The Stenersen Museum Collections | Herreros Arquitectos

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• April 16, 2009 • Comments (0)

Spanish architect  Herreros has been awarded First Prize of the competition for the Munch Area in Oslo, Norway. The design was inspired by Edvard Munch’s statement I am more interested in the line, its rise and fall, than in color. + Text below provided by architect, Herreros Arquitectos introduction DIAGNOSIS AND POSSIBILITIES The competition for […]

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Capdell Eboli | Vicente Soto for Capdell

Capdell Eboli | Vicente Soto for Capdell

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• April 15, 2009 • Comments (0)

Spanish based furniture brand Capdell has released Eboli, designed by Vicente Soto. + Design statement, provided by  Capdell Eboli: a byword of style and elegance The elegance evoked in this design by Vicente Soto is continued in its stool and bench versions. It maintains the characteristic profiles of the 18th century, dispensing with the ornamentation […]

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H-house | Tamizo Architects Group

H-house | Tamizo Architects Group

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• April 15, 2009 • Comments (3)

H-house, designed by Poland based architect, Tamizo architects group. The openings in the solid box are well organized and proportioned. Minimal design on the elevation as a result of complying the restrictions of the local law – maximum of 3 different materials on the elevation. + Text below provided by architect, Tamizo architects group Requirements […]

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Mazy | Intoo + Zilio A&C

Mazy | Intoo + Zilio A&C

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• April 14, 2009 • Comments (1)

Mazy, designed by Ronald Jeanson of the Rotterdam, Netherlands based interior architects INTOO. It will be introduced by Italian manufacturer Zilio A&C during the furniture fair of Milan (22-27 April 2009). + Designer’s statement, provided by Ronald Jeanson/Intoo Mazy is a comfortable armchair inspired by modern architectural forms. A network of branches creates a random […]

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Crystal Commode | Xi Zhang & Erich Diserens

Crystal Commode | Xi Zhang & Erich Diserens

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• April 14, 2009 • Comments (0)

This Crystal Commode is designed by Xi Zhang & Erich Diserens for EXH in Shanghai, China. The geometric surface functions as a handle, dictating the overall form. Available in gloss white and black lacquer.

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Public Stairs | Alvaro Uribe

Public Stairs | Alvaro Uribe

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• April 13, 2009 • Comments (0)

A bench in urban room, Public Stairs, designed by New York based industrial designer Alvaro Uribe. The multicolored benches use to bring new life to the park. + Design statement, Alvaro Uribe This concept for public furniture, was designed to engage the urban dweller with the city’s parks and plazas. Talking a simple element of […]

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The Vienna Way residence | Marmol Radziner and Associates

The Vienna Way residence | Marmol Radziner and Associates

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• April 11, 2009 • Comments (1)

Designed by Los Angeles based architect Marmol Radziner and Associates, the Vienna Way residence for a young family, is located on a large, extensively landscaped lot in Venice, CA. Floor to ceiling glazing and outdoor living spaces fully integrate the home within the California native landscape. Working within the restrictions posed by the narrow site, […]

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House Sz | Miyahara Architect Office

House Sz | Miyahara Architect Office

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• April 11, 2009 • Comments (1)

Japan practice architect,  Teruo Miyahara / Miyahara Architect Office recently has completed a private house – House Sz, located in Ibaraki , Japan.  Use of internal courtyards to act as buffer zones between the spaces, and also to maximize penetration of the natural daylighting into the interior spaces. + Text below provided by architect, Teruo […]

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House in Somosaguas | A-cero

House in Somosaguas | A-cero

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• April 11, 2009 • Comments (1)

The spanish architecture firm A-cero, directed by Joaquin Torres, has built a new house in the Madrid outskirts that synthesizes the evolution of the studio’s signature design language and its technical experimentation over the last years. The house can be aesthetically inscribed in the series of projects made by the studio since its international expansion, […]

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