Archive for June, 2010

3XN Wins Landmark Project in Sweden

3XN Wins Landmark Project in Sweden

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• June 18, 2010 • Comments (0)

Danish architect 3XN has won the Landmark Project in Sweden, the construction is planned to begin 2011. + Press Release courtesy of 3XN architects The softly shaped building symbolizes the human values characterizing the revival of Vällingby Parkstad in Stockholm, Sweden 3XNs winning proposal for the new structure marking the entrance to Vällingby Parkstad creates […]

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World Architecture Festival (WAF) 2010 Awards - entry deadline 2 July

World Architecture Festival (WAF) 2010 Awards – entry deadline 2 July

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• June 16, 2010 • Comments (0)

What is WAF? WAF is the only annual international event to reward excellence in a fully interactive inclusive live format. Through its unique entry and judging process and its cutting edge seminar and exhibition content, it is simultaneously a celebration of great architecture and an intellectual challenge to a major world profession. No other event […]

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CIPAI 2010 - The First Iberoamerican Congress For The Interior Architecture Profession

CIPAI 2010 – The First Iberoamerican Congress For The Interior Architecture Profession

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• June 16, 2010 • Comments (0)

Cipai, the first inter-continental indoor architecture forum, will take place in Feria Valencia (Valencia, Spain), from 27 to 29 september coinciding with Feria Hábitat Valencia. The main aim of this congress is to set up a platform to analyse and reflect upon indoor architecture and habitat design, boosting professional networking and cultural exchange between Europe […]

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Mariehøj Culturcenter | WE Architecture

Mariehøj Culturcenter | WE Architecture

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• June 16, 2010 • Comments (0)

WE Architecture, in collaboration with Sophus Søbye Arkitekter, MASU Planning, Øllgaard Consulting Engineer, Spangenberg & Madsen Consulting Engineer and Hausenberg have won the first prize to design the Mariehøj Culturcenter in Holte, Denmark. + Project description courtesy WE Architecture The future “Mariehøj culturcenter” draw a clear profile in the landscape. With a new foyer, the […]

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Oblique Storage | Seo SungHyeop Design

Oblique Storage | Seo SungHyeop Design

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• June 16, 2010 • Comments (0)

Korean design studio Seo SungHyeop Design has designed the Oblique Storage. + Product description courtesy Seo SungHyeop Design There aren’t many different types of furniture but normally square or round- shapes. To break this boring rule, Oblique Storage Design begins to start. Oblique Storage has an asymmetric rectangle form and it has been designed to […]

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Korea Electric Power Corporation Headquarters | DRDS

Korea Electric Power Corporation Headquarters | DRDS

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• June 16, 2010 • Comments (1)

Korea Electric Power Corporation Headquarters is a recent competition entry project designed by DRDS. The design is inspired by KEPCO’s logo , embodied by the eternity of an infinite loop and the illumination that provides hope. It is also metaphor for clean energy sources generated by the company utilizing nuclear fusion and fission. DRDS + […]

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Ballast Point Park | McGregor Coxall

Ballast Point Park | McGregor Coxall

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• June 15, 2010 • Comments (0)

The Sydney-based landscape design studio Mcgregor Coxall as the lead designers designed the Ballast Point Park sited on the Birchgrove Peninsula in the inner reaches of Sydney harbour, Australia. + Project description courtesy of Mcgregor Coxall Ballast Point Park This 2.8ha park is located on a contaminated former industrial lubricant production site on the Birchgrove […]

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Scandianve Les Bains Vieux Montréal | Saucier + Perrotte architectes

Scandianve Les Bains Vieux Montréal | Saucier + Perrotte architectes

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• June 13, 2010 • Comments (0)

Scandinave Les Bains Vieux-Montréal is a new spa house designed by Canada architectural practice Saucier + Perrotte architectes. The new spa center designed to provide a thermal therapy experience that engages each of the body’s senses. The formal part of the project is derived from the contact between hot and cold… … This duality is […]

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Villa Fornea | Arquitectos Anónimos

Villa Fornea | Arquitectos Anónimos

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• June 13, 2010 • Comments (0)

Villa Fornea by Arquitectos Anónimos is a project proposed on the existing Roman ruins in Belmonte – Portugal. The architectural design was intended to create an organic building that to challenge the rigid formal arrangement of the spaces. The building results from the accumulation of silhouettes that configure a multidirectional volume rather rigid conception of […]

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The 'Xhosa' Charity Chair | GROUP A

The ‘Xhosa’ Charity Chair | GROUP A

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• June 12, 2010 • Comments (0)

Dutch architect GROUP A has created the ‘Xhosa’ Charity Chair which was based on the ‘ONO’ chair by Matthias Weber for the ‘Charity Chair’ project. The re-designed chairs will be sold in an auction in Berlin this autumn, and the revenues generated through this auction will support the the Guga S´Thebe cultural centre and AIDS […]

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