Archive for February, 2010

Project 07CBE | Spaceworkers

Project 07CBE | Spaceworkers

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• February 28, 2010 • Comments (0)

Portuguese architectural studio Spaceworkers has designed a house 07CBE located in Urbanização da Pena, Paredes Portugal. + Project description courtesy of spaceworkers The idea of a vernacular architecture (forgotten) and how it seeks to form a clear speech between the landscape and programmatic needs is something that we always admire. A very successful example of […]

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Project 08CCB | Spaceworkers

Project 08CCB | Spaceworkers

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• February 28, 2010 • Comments (0)

Project 08CCB, is a private house designed by Portuguese architectural studio Spaceworkers, it was designed to integrate into the slopping site. + Project description courtesy of spaceworkers A simple idea … A “Shelter” which demonstrates the simplicity of the act of building, looking for an idea of ancestral family life, without wasting domestic duties that […]

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Louisiana Pavilion wins International Innovation Award | 3XN architects

Louisiana Pavilion wins International Innovation Award | 3XN architects

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• February 28, 2010 • Comments (1)

Louisiana Pavilion by 3XN architects was designed to demonstrate cutting edge possibilities with sustainable and intelligent materials. The pavilion has now been honoured with the JEC Innovation Award 2010 for its design combining sustainability and intelligent materials. The Pavilion is on exhibit at the Louisiana Museum of Modern Art until April 1 2010. The Pavilion […]

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Casa Madrid | A-cero

Casa Madrid | A-cero

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• February 27, 2010 • Comments (0)

Spanish architecture firm A-cero recently has completed a house in Madrid, Spain. + Project description courtesy of A-cero The house is located on a 3.500 m2 plot presenting a light slope that is used by the access ramp to the garage. The floor plan has the form of a greek cross, and is delimited by […]

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Floating Gardens / SpaWellness Amsterdam | Studio Noach + Anne Holtrop

Floating Gardens / SpaWellness Amsterdam | Studio Noach + Anne Holtrop

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• February 27, 2010 • Comments (3)

Dutch architectural firm Studio Noach and architect Anne Holtrop developed a floating spa wellness center based on recycled waste, in combination with a high tech sustainable climate system and an ecological and botanical coating of plants and flowers, which was invented by Frenchman Patrick Blanc. ‘Floating Gardens/SpaWellness Amsterdam‘ is a world first, and from February 20th […]

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Vitus Bering Innovation Park | C. F. Møller Architects

Vitus Bering Innovation Park | C. F. Møller Architects

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• February 27, 2010 • Comments (0)

C. F. Møller Architects recently has completed the office complex – Vitus Bering Innovation Park located in Horsens, Denmark. The building’s dynamic and innovative character is expressed via its spiral shape. On the facades, the movement is seen in the glazing strips that stretch towards the sky across the six storeys of the building and […]

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Lamp N°1 | mode:lina

Lamp N°1 | mode:lina

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• February 25, 2010 • Comments (0)

Polish design studio mode:lina recently has designed the contemporary Lamp N°1. + Design description courtesy of mode:lina Imagine a lamp with no beginning or end… Inspired by the infinity symbol Lamp N°1 is basically a ribbon-shaped lamp without a formal beginning, end or lampshade. To keep the source of light undefined stripes of LED lights […]

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Myrkr Chair | WORD

Myrkr Chair | WORD

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• February 24, 2010 • Comments (0)

The Myrkr Chair is designed and built by Christopher Warren for WORD [Warren Office for Research and Design]. It was originally designed and built for a gallery exhibition called The Page, in which a reading area of various chairs and tables was needed to examine artists’ books. The exhibition is in the Guggenheim Gallery of […]

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Deli at Gateway | 10×10 Design Consultants

Deli at Gateway | 10×10 Design Consultants

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• February 23, 2010 • Comments (0)

India-based architectural practice 10×10 Design Consultants has designed a cafe for Deli at Gateway in Kochi, India. [One] is simultaneously both a ‘victim’ and a viewer, who on the one hand surveys and evaluates the installation, and on the other, follows those associations, recollections which arise in him[;] he is overcome by the intense atmosphere […]

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"Elegance" shower tray | Sanindusa

“Elegance” shower tray | Sanindusa

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• February 23, 2010 • Comments (0)

Portuguese brand Sanindusa recently has launched the “Elegance” series shower tray. + Press release courtesy of Sanindusa Distinguish yourself with … “Elegance” The “Elegance” series is that itself, it bets on the forms subtleness, on simplicity, greatness of the details, for us a synonym of elegance. Its authentic design was created by the designer Melissa […]

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