Archive for July, 2009

Krystalklar ("Crystal Clear") | C. F. Møller Architects

Krystalklar (“Crystal Clear”) | C. F. Møller Architects

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• July 24, 2009 • Comments (0)

C. F. Møller Architects and Norwegian firm Kristin Jarmund Arkitekter cooperate to design a new landmark for Oslo. A high-rise development, located at Norways most important traffic hub in central Oslo, and with fantastic views of the waterfront and fjord-landscape beyond. The project is expected to be completed within 3-5 years. + Project description courtesy […]

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URBIA Furniture System | OBRA Architects

URBIA Furniture System | OBRA Architects

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• July 23, 2009 • Comments (2)

URBIA Furniture System for Small Apartments in Big Cities, designed by OBRA Architects for the lifestyles of minimal materiality. + Design description courtesy of OBRA Architects Over the past few years the technological developments related to digital fabrication have became a sort of David’s sling in the design process, significantly expanding the range of what […]

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Villa of Captured Distance | OBRA Architects

Villa of Captured Distance | OBRA Architects

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• July 22, 2009 • Comments (0)

Villa of Captured Distance designed by OBRA Architects is located in lot 16 of the ORDOS project. ORDOS100 was originally organized by Jacques Herzog and Ai Weiwei in Ordos, Inner Mongolia, China. Villa of Captured Distance is included in the first phase of projects which are planned for construction later this year. + Project description […]

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Scream | PIE studio

Scream | PIE studio

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• July 21, 2009 • Comments (0)

Miami based design studio PIE studio recently has launched an aluminum chair – Scream, after the success of the Steel Tongue (PIE studio‘s first aluminum chair) back in 2005 (Steel Tongue became a Permanent Collection to the Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum, Smithsonian Institution NYC in 2006). + Design statement courtesy of PIE studio Scream: Design […]

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Smart Kiosk @ Kochi | 10x10 Design Consultants

Smart Kiosk @ Kochi | 10×10 Design Consultants

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• July 19, 2009 • Comments (2)

India-based architectural practice 10×10 Design Consultants has designed a Smart Kiosk in Kochi. + Design description courtesy of 10×10 Design Consultants The 10′x10′ kiosk has been designed for Smart Infocomm, to showcase their emerging products. The IT products are perhaps the most technologically advanced and the structure has to reflect their futuristic outlook. As per […]

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Tallaght Zip & Plaza | Seán Harrington architects

Tallaght Zip & Plaza | Seán Harrington architects

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• July 18, 2009 • Comments (2)

Tallaght Zip & Plaza by Irish architecture firm Seán Harrington architects was awarded ‘BEST PUBLIC SPACE‘ AT THE IRISH ARCHITECTURE AWARDS 2009. + Project description courtesy of Seán Harrington architects The Tallaght Zip is a high-quality dedicated pedestrian and cycle corridor linking the Luas interchange to the Institute of Technology and Tallaght Village. The new […]

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The Hilton in Bandung by Warner Wong Design | WOW Architects

The Hilton in Bandung by Warner Wong Design | WOW Architects

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• July 18, 2009 • Comments (3)

The five-star Hilton Hotel in Bandung, Indonesia, designed in contemporary-modern style by Singapore-based architecture firm Warner Wong Design | WOW Architects, yet fused with local traditional craft. We began the entire design process by understanding the cultural, economic and geo-climatic context of the Bandung area… In order to tap into the visitors of this great […]

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The Vivanta by Warner Wong Design | WOW Architects

The Vivanta by Warner Wong Design | WOW Architects

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• July 18, 2009 • Comments (2)

The Vivanta, designed by Singapore-based architecture firm Warner Wong Design | WOW Architects for Taj Group of Hotels. Taj Vivanta is located at the entrance to the International Tech Park in Bangalore, India, a contemporary 5-star hotel featuring touches of whimsy and contemporary technology. The hotel’s unique façade changes colour, texture and tone to reflect […]

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Knocktopher Friary | ODOS architects

Knocktopher Friary | ODOS architects

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• July 16, 2009 • Comments (2)

Irish architecture studio ODOS architects has designed an extension and refurbishment project for an existing protected friary building in Knocktopher, Co. Kilkenny. A new central courtyard has been organized and surrounded by new and old buildings, and further developed as a contemporary cloister. + Project Description courtesy of ODOS architects This project is an extension […]

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Rosenberg Town Hall | Ecker architekten

Rosenberg Town Hall | Ecker architekten

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• July 16, 2009 • Comments (0)

Town Hall in Rosenberg, designed by German architect Ecker architekten. + Project description courtesy of Ecker architekten The town hall in Rosenberg -together with an existing school, a baroque church, and an enormous chestnut tree – completes a public square that was only partially evident before the start of construction. From the careful re-working of […]

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