Archive for April, 2010

6 Family House Staldern Regensberg ZH | L3P Architekten

6 Family House Staldern Regensberg ZH | L3P Architekten

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• April 30, 2010 • Comments (0)

The 6 Family House Staldern Regensberg ZH in Switzerland, is a housing project designed by Swiss architect L3P Architekten. It features the randomized glazing and openings on the facade with its unique panorama view. The architectural expression is essentially defined through the location of the property, with its unique panorama view, and the historical reference […]

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Climate Design™ - Wanderings | WEATHERS

Climate Design™ – Wanderings | WEATHERS

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• April 29, 2010 • Comments (1)

Climate Design™ series – Wanderings by Chicago-based design studio WEATHERS investigates its ‘climatic infrastructure’ that augments and re-configures existing external micro-climates for occupation and programmatic use. The attempt is to create multiple zones (micro-climates) that pull from and alter the existing climatic context, creating distinct and definable edges, boundaries and transitions of these materials. ‘Wanderings‘ […]

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ARIA | Massimo Iosa Ghini

ARIA | Massimo Iosa Ghini

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• April 28, 2010 • Comments (0)

Aria is the new lamp designed by Massimo Iosa Ghini for Murano Due, the FDV Group brand that gives expression, through its products, to the synthesis of a meticulous research applied to the glass design and to its techniques of realization. Aria is a refined and ethereal empty crystal bubble which fills with the light […]

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Nouveau Salon Spa | Zubu Design Associates

Nouveau Salon Spa | Zubu Design Associates

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• April 28, 2010 • Comments (5)

Philippines-based architecture firm Zubu Design Associates recently has completed the interior works of the Nouveau Salon Spa. + Project description courtesy of Zubu Design Associates The concept of the salon was conceived as a sublime interpretation of a hair piece as it moves creating a wall and seating spiraling towards the ceiling. The wall blocks […]

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Penthouse Plaza Cataluña | YLAB

Penthouse Plaza Cataluña | YLAB

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• April 26, 2010 • Comments (0)

Spanish architectural studio YLAB recent has completed the interior refurbishment of a penthouse in the very center of Barcelona. The apartment was conceived to be used as a weekend apartment and includes the level of comfort of a hotel. The project includes a new space layout, new surfaces and fittings and the detailed design of […]

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Melbourne Convention Centre & South Wharf Precinct | ASPECT Studios

Melbourne Convention Centre & South Wharf Precinct | ASPECT Studios

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• April 25, 2010 • Comments (0)

Australian landscape design firm ASPECT Studios has completed the landscape design for the new Melbourne Convention Centre & the adjacent South Wharf mixed use Precinct. The project connects Southbank to the Docklands, with a series of public promenades civic and retail buildings. ASPECT Studios designed to integrate the public realm with the large scale buildings […]

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36 The Calls Design Competition | P+HS Architects

36 The Calls Design Competition | P+HS Architects

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• April 23, 2010 • Comments (4)

This proposal by P+HS Architects is one of the short-lister for the international “36 The Calls Design Competition” run by the Architects Journal with developer Citu. Entrants were asked to draw up proposals for an ‘iconic’ commercial building in Leeds, on a tight car-park plot on the north bank of the River Aire. The objective […]

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Middelfart Savings Bank | 3XN architects

Middelfart Savings Bank | 3XN architects

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• April 22, 2010 • Comments (1)

In Denmark, Middelfart Savings Bank by 3XN recently has unveiled. The project was awarded the MIPIM Future Projects Award in 2006. The idea behind the Middelfart Savings Bank design is to let the building room an entire public space with a small square, shops, and a café. All this kept together under the same big […]

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Reflections - Small Stuff | Ben van Berkel & Caroline Bos

Reflections – Small Stuff | Ben van Berkel & Caroline Bos

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• April 20, 2010 • Comments (0)

REFLECTIONS, the new book about UNStudio’s small Stuff, presents a selection of interiors, installations, pavilions and products from the last 20 years. The 30 projects are organised in pairs which form each other’s mirror image, illustrating the idea of reflection and its manifold meanings at literal and symbolic levels. Scattered throughout the book are statements […]

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Baker Street House | Marcus O’Reilly Architects

Baker Street House | Marcus O’Reilly Architects

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• April 19, 2010 • Comments (0)

Australia-based architectural firm Marcus O’Reilly Architects recently has completed a house on Baker Street. + Project description courtesy of Marcus O’Reilly Architects Located on a highly desirable street two blocks from the beach in the Melbourne suburb of St. Kilda, this extension grafts on to an Edwardian home in a dramatic yet sensitive fashion. Due […]

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