Archive for June, 2009

Les Amoureux | Jaime Bouzaglo for Capdell

Les Amoureux | Jaime Bouzaglo for Capdell

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• June 16, 2009 • Comments (0)

Jaime Bouzaglo has designed the Elizabetha chair for Capdell. On this occasion, the firm has launched a two-seat settee version, baptised with the name Les Amoureux. This was the idea of Bouzaglo himself, as he explains, Les Amoureux brings to mind two lovers, holding each other around the waist, giving the spirit of both protection […]

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Eco-Friendly Cascade House | Paul Raff Studio

Eco-Friendly Cascade House | Paul Raff Studio

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• June 16, 2009 • Comments (2)

The multi-Award winning Cascade House by Canada-based architect firm Paul Raff Studio, is an eco-friendly house equipped with solar design systems. We always start from first principles of human scale and flow, and in search of opportunities to engage light and landscape, once we began to work with glass and slate, the house became characterized […]

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DEX Showroom - Understated Elegance | Studio 63 Architecture + Design

DEX Showroom – Understated Elegance | Studio 63 Architecture + Design

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• June 15, 2009 • Comments (0)

DEX Showroom in Osmannoro, Firenze, designed by Italy-based firm Studio 63 architecture and design. The showroom is given identity by the facade design that appears like a pixelized picture of the trees, filtering the natural and indoor lighting between inside and outside, creating a dramatic screen along the street. + Project description below courtesy of  Studio […]

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‘Gorge’ Coffee Table | Ramei Keum

‘Gorge’ Coffee Table | Ramei Keum

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• June 12, 2009 • Comments (1)

A talent designer from South Korea Ramei Keum has designed a contemporary coffee table which is folded in V shape. The geometric form was designed aesthetically and functionally, made in steel and finished in powder coated. + Designer’s statement courtesy of Ramei Keum ‘Gorge’ is a coffee table with a shape of a gorge. Designing […]

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Beach Pavilion | Moorhead & Moorhead

Beach Pavilion | Moorhead & Moorhead

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• June 11, 2009 • Comments (1)

New-york based architecture and industrial design studio Moorhead & Moorhead has designed a Beach Pavilion located in Punta del Este, Uruguay. + Project description courtesy Moorhead & Moorhead Beach Pavilion (150 m2) is part of a private residential beachfront compound in Uruguay. Located immediately adjacent to the ocean, its primarily function is to provide shade […]

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AA Landscape Urbanism Academic Project - Ecotransitional Urbanism | Jorge Ayala

AA Landscape Urbanism Academic Project – Ecotransitional Urbanism | Jorge Ayala

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• June 10, 2009 • Comments (0)

An academic project from the Landscape Urbanism Program at the AA School – Ecotransitional Urbanism, designed by Jorge Ayala to explore the relationship between the built and its context. + Design statement courtesy of Jorge Ayala It was in 2000 that the Chinese government formulated a plan to build 400 new cities by 2020, in […]

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LINE Chair for Sancal | Odosdesign

LINE Chair for Sancal | Odosdesign

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• June 9, 2009 • Comments (0)

Spanish based furniture brand, Sancal recently has released a new chair – LINE, designed by Odosdesign. The delicate design of Line is mainly based on winding lines. Odosdesing has created it to find a perfect solution to a stackable chair. Line is suitable for public spaces and homes and can be upholstered in fabric, leather […]

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Chapel in Valleacerón | S-M.A.O. Sancho-Madridejos Architecture Office

Chapel in Valleacerón | S-M.A.O. Sancho-Madridejos Architecture Office

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• June 7, 2009 • Comments (2)

Chapel in Valleacerón, designed by Spain-based architect S-M.A.O. Sancho-Madridejos Architecture Office, featuring the geometrical folds in relation to its surrounding and the spaces. + Project description below courtesy of S-M.A.O. Sancho-Madridejos Architecture Office The idea of situating and relating a series of objects in the landscape – Dwelling, Chapel, Hunting pavilion and Guard´s residence – […]

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Seoul Performing Arts Center | dmp Architects

Seoul Performing Arts Center | dmp Architects

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• June 5, 2009 • Comments (3)

Korea-based dmp Architects has proposed an iconic building for Seoul Performing Arts Center located in Nodul Island, Seoul, Korea. The goal of the project is to bring a new life to Han River and Nodul Island which has been forgotten by people of Seoul nowaday. A very good design approach of creating a dramatic roof […]

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Umm el-Fahem Museum for Contemporary Arab Art | SO Architecture

Umm el-Fahem Museum for Contemporary Arab Art | SO Architecture

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• June 4, 2009 • Comments (0)

The honorable mention award project Umm el-Fahem Museum for Contemporary Arab Art, designed by Israel-based architect firm SO Architecture. + Design Statement courtesy SO Architecture The Function of the Museum Today, in the third millennium, amid the daily reality and worries about war and economic hardship, a museum of contemporary art will be built, and […]

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