Archive for January, 2010

Parascape | Christoph Klemmt

Parascape | Christoph Klemmt

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• January 11, 2010 • Comments (0)

German architect Christoph Klemmt has designed the Parascape project – a new architecture school in Stuttgart. The project was developed as a place for communication and the exchange of ideas, social and gathering spaces are everywhere integrated into the buildings. The building is designed to be transparent, allowing visual connections from each area into the […]

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Résidence étudiante & médicalisée | ECDM

Résidence étudiante & médicalisée | ECDM

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• January 11, 2010 • Comments (0)

Paris-based architectural firm Emmanuel COMBAREL Dominique MARREC Architects (ECDM) has completed a social housing for students in a suburb of Paris called Epinay. The conception of our project is from a second reading of the landscape, particularly the road of Saint leu, by integrating its history and transformations to assert its manners and qualities and to […]

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Confiserie Bachmann Coffee and Chocolate House | HHF architects

Confiserie Bachmann Coffee and Chocolate House | HHF architects

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• January 9, 2010 • Comments (1)

The renovation of the Confiserie Bachmann flagship coffee and chocolate house in Basel, designed by HHF architects is now completed and open to public. Confiserie Bachmann is Basels most traditional and most famous chocolate manufacturer, specializing in high-quality sweets. Although the space is small, the renovation creates a spacious, yet intimate atmosphere with the use […]

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Tafoni Floating Home | Joanna Borek-Clement

Tafoni Floating Home | Joanna Borek-Clement

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• January 7, 2010 • Comments (0)

San Francisco-based designer Joanna Borek-Clement has designed the Tafoni Floating Home located in Sausalito, California. This is a conceptual house designed to promote a new type of residential design, living and lifestyle. It is also a multi-purpose living pavilion that serves as a permanent house, a weekend retreat, a relaxing summer destination or a place […]

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Residance O | Andrea Tognon Architecture

Residance O | Andrea Tognon Architecture

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• January 7, 2010 • Comments (1)

Residance O is the refurbishment project designed by Italy-based Andrea Tognon Architecture, the new square floor plane was completed by filling the missing corner to the old L shape plan, it looks clean. + Project description courtesy of Andrea Tognon Architecture The building we were call to refurbish was built in the 70′s as imitation […]

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Led Chandelier | Group Two Design

Led Chandelier | Group Two Design

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• January 7, 2010 • Comments (0)

Canadian design studio Group Two Design has designed the Led Chandelier. + Design statement courtesy of Group Two Design Our LED chandelier is made possible by the malleable nature of a particular LED Linear lighting strip that has been cast into translucent resin. This technology granted us the ability to create the ‘substance’ of a […]

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Dupont Corian Design Studio | Morris Sato Studio

Dupont Corian Design Studio | Morris Sato Studio

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• January 7, 2010 • Comments (0)

New York-based architects Michael Morris and Yoshiko Sato of Morris Sato Studio custom-designed the Dupont Corian Design Studio using cutting-edge lighting, sound and shape technology to create a sanctuary of experience which was inspired by the Japanese concept of a “borrowed landscape”. + Project description courtesy of Morris Sato Studio Conceived as a sanctuary of […]

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YN-13 House | Morris Sato Studio

YN-13 House | Morris Sato Studio

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• January 6, 2010 • Comments (0)

New York-based architectural firm Morris Sato Studio has designed the YN-13 House located in Shelter Island. The house was organized on its site as three independent volumes (Main, guest house and garage) enclosing a swimming pool and a courtyard, conceived as a buoyant mass and inspired by historic Japanese residential structures in Kyoto and Kanazawa, […]

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Nordholmene – Urban Delta | COBE + SLETH MODERNISM + Polyform + Rambøll

Nordholmene – Urban Delta | COBE + SLETH MODERNISM + Polyform + Rambøll

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• January 6, 2010 • Comments (0)

Nordholmene – Urban Delta, a sustainable metropolis development project at the northern harbor area in Copenhagen, Denmark. The project is currently being developed by COBE, in collaboration with SLETH MODERNISM, Polyform and Rambøll, expected to be transformed the current northern harbor into a new Copenhagen neighborhood within the next 40 to 50 years. + Project […]

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RATP Bus Centre | ECDM

RATP Bus Centre | ECDM

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• January 5, 2010 • Comments (0)

The RATP Bus Centre by Paris-based architectural firm Emmanuel COMBAREL Dominique MARREC Architects (ECDM) appears like a monolith with rounded edges, polished, and partially cut out to expose multi-colored glass skin. Characterized by a dense square plan (35m x 35m) developed on 2 levels, the skin Ductal ® extended from the road surface to the façades, […]

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