Archive for December, 2009

Circus of Freaks Collection | Valeria Araujo of Funkdalata Design

Circus of Freaks Collection | Valeria Araujo of Funkdalata Design

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• December 9, 2009 • Comments (0)

UK design studio Funkdalata Design recently has completed the contemporary lighting series – Circus of Freaks Collection. + Design description courtesy of Funkdalata Design The high quality of this product is due to the fact that they are laser cut tailored to perfect fit and click without the use of glue of any sort. Part […]

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Frederiksberg Courthouse | 3XN

Frederiksberg Courthouse | 3XN

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• December 8, 2009 • Comments (0)

Danish practice 3XN has won the competition to design the Frederiksberg Courthouse located in Copenhagen, DK. The facade is designed as an expression of the structure’s solidity, which to create a better relationship with the existing building and the surroundings in the neighbourhood of Frederiksberg. The new Courthouse will be a natural extension of the […]

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Horten Headquarters | 3XN

Horten Headquarters | 3XN

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• December 7, 2009 • Comments (6)

Danish architectural studio 3XN recently has completed the head office for Danish law firm Horten in Copenhagen, DK. The project has been developed as an energy saving building which is featuring the three dimensional façade in fiberglass and travertine, it acts as a screen against the sun while still providing a view to the water. […]

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Stacked Neon Lamps | Roger Borg

Stacked Neon Lamps | Roger Borg

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• December 7, 2009 • Comments (1)

American designer Roger Borg has designed the stacked neon lamps, which are made by stacking individual hand bent neon components atop each other. + Design description courtesy of Roger Borg Both hanging and free standing, these neon lamps are made by stacking individual hand bent neon components atop each other. In building a structure in […]

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Bella Center Streetlighting Project | 3XN + Scotia

Bella Center Streetlighting Project | 3XN + Scotia

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• December 6, 2009 • Comments (0)

Danish practice 3XN has cooperated with the lighting firm, Scotia, to design seven streetlamps for Bella Center in Copenhagen. The project was combining 3XN‘s lamp head with Scotia’s solar cell lamp post, to create the image of latest technology and sculptural expression. + Project description courtesy of 3XN GOTHAM shines a sustainable light over Bella […]

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Hotel Caldor | Söhne & Partner Architekten

Hotel Caldor | Söhne & Partner Architekten

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• December 6, 2009 • Comments (1)

Austria-based Söhne & Partner Architekten has designed the Hotel Caldor located in Münchendorf, Austria. The perforated façade panels serve as a main feature, it is not only shading the spaces inside the hotel but also abstractly symbolizing the hotel logo. + Project description courtesy of Söhne & Partner Architekten Self check in “This how you […]

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Maracon Housing | Localarchitecture

Maracon Housing | Localarchitecture

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• December 5, 2009 • Comments (3)

In Maracon, Switzerland, it is a beautiful and contemporary house by Swiss architectural practice Localarchitecture sitting in the Swiss countryside, it was designed to respect the morphology and scale of the other constructions in the village. The project is inspired from traditional architectural forms and codes and is reinterpreted to the use of the building […]

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Elementary School 'Dender' | Compagnie-O architecten

Elementary School ‘Dender’ | Compagnie-O architecten

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• December 5, 2009 • Comments (0)

Elementary School ‘Dender’ was the winning project by Compagnie-O architecten in 2003, and was recently completed. There are 8 new classes, a polyvalent space, reception and sanitary have been extended to the existing school. + Project description courtesy of Compagnie-O architecten History The existing primary school of Geraardsbergen nests itself in an absurd inner area […]

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House Van Colen | Compagnie-O architecten

House Van Colen | Compagnie-O architecten

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• December 4, 2009 • Comments (0)

Belgium architectural firm Compagnie-O architecten recently has completed the House Van Colen in Wingene, Belgium. The house is beautifully sited in the Flemish countryside with the minimum impact to the existing topography. Due to its condition, the living spaces was organized on the first floor which connected by a bridge from the street, while having […]

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Ara Pizza | Pablo Téllez

Ara Pizza | Pablo Téllez

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• December 3, 2009 • Comments (0)

Spanish designer Pablo Téllez recently has completed a fast food restaurant – Ara Pizza, in Sant Quirze del Valles, Barcelona, Spain. A very good attempt of using color tones to emphasize the faceted planes, it produces different light effects on walls that creating different spaces inside the same room. Colors play a big role in […]

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