Archive for May, 2009

Kosushi Cidade Jardim Restaurant | Arthur Casas

Kosushi Cidade Jardim Restaurant | Arthur Casas

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• May 17, 2009 • Comments (0)

Brazilian architect Arthur Casas has designed a Kosushi Restaurant in Cidade Jardim Shopping Mall, located in São Paulo, Brazil. + Project description below provided by architect, Arthur Casas Sushi Restaurant located in a Shopping mall with plenty of natural light and a “T” Floor plan. Lower Floor Plan courtesy Arthur Casas The Sushi bar was […]

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Jardim Paulista Residence | Arthur Casas

Jardim Paulista Residence | Arthur Casas

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• May 16, 2009 • Comments (0)

Jardim Paulista residence in São Paulo, Brazil, by Brazilian architect Arthur Casas. I personally like the stair well where featuring the floating of staircase on the minimal internal water court. It creates a pleasant experience when walking around the house. + Architect’s statement provided by Arthur Casas This house was constructed in two lots. One […]

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RE/DO | Piuarch + .PSLAB Beirut

RE/DO | Piuarch + .PSLAB Beirut

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• May 16, 2009 • Comments (1)

An incredible facade lighting installation in collaboration between Milan based architecture practice Piuarch and .PSLAB Beirut, the objective of this project is to explore the possibilities of an object or a building from a different perspective giving new life to existing objects. The new facade has created a contrast effect between contemporary glowing white plastic […]

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Aurelis masterplan for Duisburg | Foster + Partners

Aurelis masterplan for Duisburg | Foster + Partners

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• May 15, 2009 • Comments (0)

UK practice architect Foster + Partners has revealed the Aurelis masterplan for Duisburg in the Ruhr region of Germany, a 36-hectare site with commercial and residential hub. The master plan features an extensive linear green belt running along the entire site, protected by the outer edge of the buildings from the noise of the nearby […]

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UrBan Homme | Design Act

UrBan Homme | Design Act

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• May 14, 2009 • Comments (2)

UrBan Homme, a face and body studio for men located in Singapore, designed by Singapore practice architect Design Act. The cocoon-like form provides the process of incubation and life-recuperating experience to every men emerging from it, connected by a floating bridge which leads to the rest of spa rooms.

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Bar Lounge Nisha Acapulco | Pascal Arquitectos

Bar Lounge Nisha Acapulco | Pascal Arquitectos

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• May 14, 2009 • Comments (3)

Still remember our previous post of “NISHA” Bar-Lounge by Mexico city based architect Pascal Arquitectos? This time, Pascal Arquitectos has recently finished another new Nisha Bar Lounge located in Acapulco, Mexico. + Project description below provided by architect, Pascal Arquitectos BAR LOUNGE NISHA ACAPULCO This lounge bar, located in Acapulco, is an entertainment place dedicated […]

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Cahill Center for Astrophysics | Morphosis

Cahill Center for Astrophysics | Morphosis

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• May 13, 2009 • Comments (0)

Los Angeles practice architect Morphosis (led by Pritzker Prize-winning architect Thom Mayne) has designed the Cahill Center for Astronomy and Astrophysics at the California Institute of Technology, located in Pasadena, California. The Cahill Center conceptually acts as an astronomical instrument, pierced by a vertical volume, tilted its lense to maximize the penetration of natural daylight […]

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+ Designer | FRONT

+ Designer | FRONT

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• May 12, 2009 • Comments (1)

Four young members of Swedish design firm FRONT will be presented “IN CONVERSATION WITH BROOKE STODDARD” at the International Contemporary Furniture Fair in New York City. + Time and venue Saturday, May 16th, 2:00 pm-3:00 pm ICFF Theater Jacob K. Javits Convention Center New York City + Other features design of FRONT Svarva The lamps […]

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SANCAL Maxie Chair | Enrique Marti

SANCAL Maxie Chair | Enrique Marti

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• May 12, 2009 • Comments (0)

Enrique Marti has designed a minimal chair for Spanish based furniture brand, Sancal. The Maxie Chair is adopting the idea of  “less is more“. + Design statement provided by Sancal MAXIE, less is more Less is more. The Maxie chair redefines the concept of “light design” and with its dynamic range of colours offers a […]

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Ao-Di Next Gene 20 Villa | Graft Architects

Ao-Di Next Gene 20 Villa | Graft Architects

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• May 9, 2009 • Comments (2)

Ao-Di Next Gene 20 Villa, by German-based Graft Architects. The villa is sited in the “Northeast Coast National Scenic Area”, approximately 50 minutes from Taipei city, Taiwan. Situated in the Snow Mountain range, with a great view of the Pacific Ocean. The villa was designed to be embedded in the landscape with panoramic view under […]

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