Archive for June, 2010

Henning Larsen Architects wins Georgian Aquarium

Henning Larsen Architects wins Georgian Aquarium

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• June 30, 2010 • Comments (0)

Danish architectural practice Henning Larsen Architects‘ winning proposal for Batumi Aquarium is inspired by the characteristic pebbles of the Batumi beach – shaped by sea currents through millennia. The 2,000 m2 aquarium will replace the previous aquarium of the port and will be situated on the beach side of Rustaveli Str. adjacent to Batumi 6 […]

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Burgundy wine bar + restaurant | .PSLAB Beirut

Burgundy wine bar + restaurant | .PSLAB Beirut

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• June 29, 2010 • Comments (0)

Lebanon-based design firm .PSLAB beirut recently has completed the Burgundy wine bar/restaurant in Beirut, Lebanon. + Project description courtesy of .PSLAB beirut A lighting project for a wine bar/restaurant having a substructure of wooden arched beams cutting through a wire mesh covering the ceiling. The setting of the space underneath the substructure is functionally divided […]

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Roxanne | Sand & Birch

Roxanne | Sand & Birch

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• June 28, 2010 • Comments (1)

The Italian design studio Sand & Birch recently has created the luxury and lustful chair – Roxanne. + Project description courtesy of Sand & Birch Roxanne is another luxury and lustful creation from Sand & Birch: a flaming red-hot mouth is inviting you to sit and abandon yourself to day-dreams. Let you lie and rely […]

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Toolbox interior project | Caterina Tiazzoldi / Nuova Ordentra

Toolbox interior project | Caterina Tiazzoldi / Nuova Ordentra

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• June 27, 2010 • Comments (0)

The Italy and USA-based design studio Caterina Tiazzoldi – Nuova Ordentra recently has completed the Toolbox interior project. + Project description courtesy of Caterina Tiazzoldi / Nuova Ordentra Toolbox is a professional incubator realized in Torino Italy in an industrial space. Toolbox design has been conceived to mediate user plurality and diversity with the coherence […]

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Nasse Arm Chair + Axe Genoa | Marco Stefanini

Nasse Arm Chair + Axe Genoa | Marco Stefanini

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• June 27, 2010 • Comments (0)

Italian designer Marco Stefanini has created the playful and colorful Nasse Arm Chair and Axe Genoa. Nasse Arm Chair The high backed, clear, acrylic armchair flexes as you lean into it ensuring comfort to a chair with a clear artistic style. The seat and footstool of hand woven marine cord artfully wraps around a frame […]

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Kazula Rocker | Erik Griffoen

Kazula Rocker | Erik Griffoen

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• June 27, 2010 • Comments (0)

Dutch designer Erik Griffoen has designed the Kazula Rocker chair, the chair is made of 4mm stainless steel, and shaped by the clean geometric lines, it is finished in white color, special colors also available upon request. My work has to be exciting from every angle, have character, beauty and quality. And most of all: […]

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Turning Pink W | LEONG LEONG

Turning Pink W | LEONG LEONG

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• June 26, 2010 • Comments (0)

New York City-based architecture firm LEONG LEONG designed a temporary installation – TURNING PINK W in New York’s Chinatown. The cave-like space is a result of blending four shapes into a topological environment. The walls of the gallery are lined with mirror to transform the spatial figure into a field of reflections. LEONG LEONG + […]

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OR2 at the London Architecture Festival | Orproject

OR2 at the London Architecture Festival | Orproject

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• June 26, 2010 • Comments (0)

OR², is a new installation designed and developed by Orproject recently. OR² was constructed for the London Architecture Festival in front of the Italian Cultural Institute. It is on show at Belgrave Square until the 4th of July. + Press release courtesy of Orproject OR2 LIGHTS UP BELGRAVE SQUARE OR2 at the Italian Cultural Institute, […]

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Global Information Network Amplifier | Sean Gair

Global Information Network Amplifier | Sean Gair

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• June 26, 2010 • Comments (0)

UK-based designer Sean Gair has recently designed a new landmark for Aldgate international competition. + Project description courtesy of Sean Gair Global Information Network Amplifyer [GINA] was concieved through the exploration and desire to embody the pride London boasts with its hosting of the XXX Olympiad in the summer of the year 2012. The structure […]

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Amsterdam interior project | i29 interior architects

Amsterdam interior project | i29 interior architects

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• June 25, 2010 • Comments (1)

Dutch design studios i29 interior architects recently has completed the interior project in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. + Project description courtesy of i29 interior architects This single-family apartment for four people is situated in a stately building in southern Amsterdam, NL. The original structure, with rooms for staff, a double hall and long hallways with lots […]

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