Archive for May, 2009

ONE 4 UNITS Residences Full Circle | Massimo Iosa Ghini

ONE 4 UNITS Residences Full Circle | Massimo Iosa Ghini

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• May 23, 2009 • Comments (0)

A conceptual house design ONE 4 UNITS Residences for Full Circle, by Italian architect Massimo Iosa Ghini. This is a four units housing development in one organism, each unit’s identity is created and defined by its organic and fluid forms. + Project description below provided by architect, Massimo Iosa Ghini The project started with the […]

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Edge House | Mobius Architects

Edge House | Mobius Architects

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• May 22, 2009 • Comments (0)

Poland based Mobius Architects recently has completed Edge house design to challenge the steep site near the centre of Cracow, a beautiful historic city. The house features 30 degree tilt roof integrated into the eight meter high limestone escarp and a long terrace to provide an interesting panorama view. + Project description below provided by […]

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Plans of Jardim Paulista Residence | Arthur Casas

Plans of Jardim Paulista Residence | Arthur Casas

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• May 21, 2009 • Comments (0)

Further to our previous feature of Brazilian architect Arthur Casas’s beautiful house design – Jardim Paulista Residence. Here are two floor plans provided by architect Arthur Casas. I love the idea of the journey to hidden powder room where is reached by crossing the beautiful water court at stairwell. Ground Floor Plan courtesy Arthur Casas […]

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The Zuidkas | Architectenbureau Paul de Ruiter

The Zuidkas | Architectenbureau Paul de Ruiter

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• May 21, 2009 • Comments (6)

An ecological sustainable design (ESD) study of over 11,000 m² mixed-used building situated in the Ravel sub-area of the Zuidas in Amsterdam, Netherlands, carried out by Dutch architect Architectenbureau Paul de Ruiter and commissioned by the Government Buildings Agency. The sustainability strategies achieved by adopting green house principle, building’s orientation, functional organization, re-use of rainwater […]

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SANCAL Scala Table | Rafa García

SANCAL Scala Table | Rafa García

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• May 20, 2009 • Comments (0)

SANCAL, a Spanish based furniture brand recently has released The Scala table, designed by Rafa García. Scala is the new SANCAL table. It has a total of nine sizes that adapt to the needs of any space, and its original configuration of shelves in the style of a staircase in which the shelves play the […]

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Restaurant + House of Tea | Francisco Portugal e Gomes

Restaurant + House of Tea | Francisco Portugal e Gomes

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• May 19, 2009 • Comments (0)

Portuguese architect Francisco Portugal e Gomes recently has completed a Restaurant + House of Tea located in Porto, Portugal. + Project description below provided by architect, Francisco Portugal e Gomes This work is located in the granite peak of Antas in the south side facing the valley of Campanhã. The toponymy evokes that in this […]

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The Yas Hotel Abu Dhabi | Asymptote Architecture

The Yas Hotel Abu Dhabi | Asymptote Architecture

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• May 18, 2009 • Comments (3)

The Yas Hotel Abu Dhabi is targeting an opening in this coming October, 2009, designed by New York-based practice architect Asymptote Architecture. This is really an beautiful iconic building located in the site of Formula 1 on Yas Island, comprised of two towers linked by a bridge spaned over the Formular 1 track. The Yas […]

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The Six Ramsgate Residence | Wallflower Architecture + Design

The Six Ramsgate Residence | Wallflower Architecture + Design

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• May 18, 2009 • Comments (0)

Singaporean architect firm Wallflower Architecture + Design recently has completed a multi-courtyard house located at Six Ramsgate Road, Singapore. Due to its deep site, two big courtyards have been inserted in between the major spaces. A strong axis leads from the entrance foyer, swimming pool, formal living area, internal garden court and formal dining areas, […]

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Drop L and XL Wall-Hanger | Julian Appelius

Drop L and XL Wall-Hanger | Julian Appelius

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• May 17, 2009 • Comments (2)

Innovative wall-hanger by German designer Julian Appelius. The drops decorate the wall not only as an interesting and innovative idea of hangers but also as a peace of art with its aesthetic forms. Coat hooks for adults and children, like a fluid dripping down the wall, available for sales in 2 sizes, L and XL […]

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TF002 - The Corridor | TextFields

TF002 – The Corridor | TextFields

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• May 17, 2009 • Comments (0)

TF002 is a site-specific installation commissioned by the Shoreditch based art/event space, The Corridor. It is a physical manifestation of the ongoing investigation between text and space by the multidisciplinary design group TextFields. + Design statement below provided by designer, TextFields TF002, by the group TextFields, is the boldest and most novel site-specific installation in […]

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