Archive for October, 2009

Nocios Apartment House | Paleko ARCH Studija

Nocios Apartment House | Paleko ARCH Studija

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• October 26, 2009 • Comments (0)

Nocios Apartment House by Lithuania-based architectural firm Paleko ARCH Studija is located on Nocios St. in Vilnius. This is a four levels apartment building with a level of basement carpark which features the rhythmic openings on the facade. Building forms a new way of interpretation of historical Lithuanian architecture. One more “vila” in dense vilas […]

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Centauro Concept Store | AUM arquitetos

Centauro Concept Store | AUM arquitetos

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• October 26, 2009 • Comments (0)

Brazil-based AUM arquitetos has designed a concept store for Centauro at Shopping Cidade Jardim in São Paulo, Brazil. The use of the red and white colors, which are characteristics of the brand, and exploring the race track, which exists in all stores, were important elements in the new project. AUM arquitetos + Project description courtesy […]

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Gjerdrum Secondary School | Kristin Jarmund Architects

Gjerdrum Secondary School | Kristin Jarmund Architects

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• October 24, 2009 • Comments (0)

Norwegian firm Kristin Jarmund Architects recently has completed the Gjerdrum Secondary School, which was the 1st prize project in the invited competition in 2007. + Project description courtesy of Kristin Jarmund Architects The project won 1st prize in an invited competition the autumn of 2007. With very few adjustments the competition project was realised. The […]

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House On The Andes | Juan Carlos Doblado

House On The Andes | Juan Carlos Doblado

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• October 23, 2009 • Comments (0)

Peruvian architect Juan Carlos Doblado has designed a beautiful private house near Andes, Peru. The house is composed of 2 distinct concrete boxes, one box is set in the sloping ground and the other is raised and projecting towards the landscape. The house is set in the top of a sloping ground, enriching the relationship […]

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Gentofte Hospital Extension | C. F. Møller Architects

Gentofte Hospital Extension | C. F. Møller Architects

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• October 22, 2009 • Comments (0)

Gentofte Hospital Extension in Gentofte has been inaugurated in 22nd October 2009, it was a winning competition project designed by C. F. Møller Architects to extend the hospital by inserting a new, modern core in the original eight-shaped complex. By placing the new buildings as the logistical heart in the middle of the figure-eight layout, […]

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Zamet Centre | 3LHD Architects

Zamet Centre | 3LHD Architects

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• October 22, 2009 • Comments (0)

Croatia-based 3LHD Architects has designed the Zamet Centre located in Rijeka’s quarter Zamet, Croatia. The building’s main architectural element are ribbon-like linear stripes stretching over the site in a north-south direction, functioning at the same time as an architectural design element of the object and as a zoning element which forms a public square and […]

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Bar House | Peter Gluck & Partners

Bar House | Peter Gluck & Partners

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• October 21, 2009 • Comments (0)

Bar House by New York based architectural firm Peter Gluck & Partners is located on a deep narrow valley, bounded by a river on one edge and a road on the other. The geometrical form designed to give a sense of floating across the valley, while providing the best view to the valley from the […]

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The Troll Chair | Lund & Paarmann

The Troll Chair | Lund & Paarmann

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• October 18, 2009 • Comments (0)

Danish designer LUND & PAARMANN recently has designed The Troll Chair and manufactured by LOP-Furniture. + Design description courtesy of Lund & Paarmann which is inspired by fantasy-books, Dumbledore, Trolls and cold winter days. Big enough to curl up with a good book, comfortable for socializing with a nice cup of tea. The quality is […]

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Museum Yatenga | OVO Grabczewscy Architekci

Museum Yatenga | OVO Grabczewscy Architekci

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• October 18, 2009 • Comments (0)

Poland-based OVO Grabczewscy Architekci has designed the Museum Yatenga located in Silesia, Poland. The museum is proposed to house the museum of cultures of the world, an unique idea of creating the biggest eco-architectural event in Europe. + Project description courtesy of OVO Grabczewscy Architekci Yatenga – Meeting of Cultures of the World is the […]

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Palaeontological Pavilion | Goczolowie Architekci + OVO Grabczewscy Architekci

Palaeontological Pavilion | Goczolowie Architekci + OVO Grabczewscy Architekci

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• October 18, 2009 • Comments (0)

Palaeontological Pavilion and the Educational Park by Polish architectural practice Goczolowie Architekci and OVO Grabczewscy Architekci, it was designed with the idea of protecting and exhibiting the unique fossils of Triassic reptiles and fossilized amphibians found in Krasiejów. Using different concrete textures on the retaining wall in the layer-structure presents the idea of layer- structure […]

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