Archive for July, 2009

Seletar Close | Formwerkz Architects

Seletar Close | Formwerkz Architects

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• July 31, 2009 • Comments (1)

Singaporean practice Formwerkz Architects has completed a modern tropical house in Singapore. Hierarchies of spaces (and family cells) were carefully expressed in choice materials and architectural languages… Communal spaces were designed as light and open, inviting structures. Formwerkz Architects + Architect’s Statement courtesy of Formwerkz Architects How will you engage the very traditional Asian Concept […]

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Power Office | i29 interior architects

Power Office | i29 interior architects

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• July 30, 2009 • Comments (1)

Dutch design studios i29 interior architects and Eckhardt&Leeuwenstein, recently have completed the interior design project for an investment group and self-called Power Office. + Project description courtesy of i29 interior architects The board of All Capital, an investment group in capital stock, wanted to have a self-called ‘power office’. i29 l interior architects and Eckhardt&Leeuwenstein, […]

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Cassette Tapes Lamp | ooo my design

Cassette Tapes Lamp | ooo my design

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• July 30, 2009 • Comments (0)

A Spanish design studio ooo my design recycled the tape and cassette for box lamp and floor lamp. + Design statement courtesy of ooo my design CASSETTE TAPES BOX LAMP An homage to a music tape, which kept us company all trough the 80ies and became a symbol of a generation. Taking advantage of its […]

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Dance Palace | UNStudio

Dance Palace | UNStudio

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• July 29, 2009 • Comments (2)

Dutch architectural practice UNStudio‘s winning design for Dance Palace has been selected in St. Peterburg, Russia. The project features high level of transparency from inside to outside, introduced by a facade system of triangular cladding panels. + Architect’s statement courtesy of UNStudio UNStudio/ Ben van Berkel’s design selected for Dance Palace in the historic centre […]

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Object of Sound | NOCC

Object of Sound | NOCC

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• July 27, 2009 • Comments (0)

Incredible design concept and idea that transforming the unique sound profile to physical objects using rapid manufacturing technology, designed by Paris-based studio NOCC. + Design description courtesy of NOCC Paris-based studio NOCC‘s Object of Sound is a collection of objects consisting of a candle holder, a lampshade, and a vase. Each item takes its form […]

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Palabritas Beach House | Architect Jose Orrego

Palabritas Beach House | Architect Jose Orrego

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• July 26, 2009 • Comments (2)

Palabritas Beach House, recently completed by Peruvian firm Architect Jose Orrego, is a contemporary and stylish house designed to capture the view situated on the coast of Lima, Peru. + Project description courtesy of Architect Jose Orrego The house is located on the first row of lots and was designed so that the architecture acted […]

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SANCAL Midori Nice “blues” | Ebualà

SANCAL Midori Nice “blues” | Ebualà

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• July 26, 2009 • Comments (0)

Spanish design studio Ebualà recently has designed 2 versions of  Midori (a chair and an arm-chair) for Sancal. + Design description courtesy of SANCAL Inspired by one of the main characters of the novel “Tokio Blues” by Haruki Murakami, the stool Midori is never temporary. It doesn’t belong anywhere. That’s why it belongs to everybody […]

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Khai House | K2Ld Architects

Khai House | K2Ld Architects

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• July 25, 2009 • Comments (1)

K2Ld Architects has designed a private house – Khai House located in Singapore. The transparency and boundlessness are the key features of the house design. The approach to spatial definition is most vigorously pursued at ground level, where there are spaces but with no trace of rooms bounded by walls. K2Ld Architects + Project description […]

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Hill Top Residence | K2Ld Architects

Hill Top Residence | K2Ld Architects

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• July 25, 2009 • Comments (2)

Hill Top Residence is a house that sits on a steep triangular plot located in Bukit Tunggal, Singapore, designed by K2Ld Architects. + Project description courtesy of K2Ld Architects One of the first design hurdles designing this house was the topography and the land shape it sat on; that is, upon entering from the road, […]

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Landscape House | K2Ld Architects

Landscape House | K2Ld Architects

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• July 25, 2009 • Comments (1)

Singapore-based architecture firm K2Ld Architects has designed a landscape house located in Cluny Hill, Singapore. The primary motivation behind the project was to respect this ground and to only allow the house to “touch the ground” as lightly as possible. K2Ld Architects + Project description courtesy of K2Ld Architects A stunning landscape calls for a […]

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