Archive for July, 2010

Fakro House | Tim Stephens

Fakro House | Tim Stephens

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• July 20, 2010 • Comments (1)

For this small residence, Stephens incorporated the local vernacular into a modernist retreat in the Whangaripo valley. By acknowledging the site’s importance, in terms of views and ecological values, Stephens’ design is a smart fit for the New Zealand location. The project takes the rural vernacular and incorporates contemporary touches, such as a modern timber/metal […]

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Green Square Town Centre | McGregor Coxall

Green Square Town Centre | McGregor Coxall

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• July 19, 2010 • Comments (0)

McGregor Coxall were awarded the lead consultant role for the public domain design of the Green Square Town Centre in South Sydney. The work follows on from the international competition the firm won for the masterplan of the urban centre in 2001. This sustainable metro village project is located over the Green Square station on […]

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PEDINI Introduces MAGIKA Collection

PEDINI Introduces MAGIKA Collection

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• July 18, 2010 • Comments (1)

PEDINI recently unveiled MAGIKA, the newest addition to its distinguished line of kitchen models. In addition to making the quality of PEDINI’s Italian cabinetry available to younger and more budget conscious clients, MAGIKA is designed to appeal to architects, builders and developers alike. MAGIKA strikes a balance between style, practicality and economy – combining the […]

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Huntington Urban Farm | Tim Stephens

Huntington Urban Farm | Tim Stephens

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• July 18, 2010 • Comments (1)

The Huntington Urban Farm designed by New Zealand architect Tim Stephens, is a case study for an urban farming precinct to be located within existing communities, it aims to become a hub for social activity and interaction that are sorely missing in many existing communities. The Huntington Urban Farm is to pave the way for […]

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580 Carroll | Ten arquitectos

580 Carroll | Ten arquitectos

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• July 18, 2010 • Comments (2)

The building is called 580 Carroll and is designed by world-renowned architect Enrique Norten which has just been completed in the heart of Park Slope, Brooklyn – a rare modern addition to a neighborhood known for its older historic buildings. It is a 17 unit residential building – a five story structure made of concrete […]

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C. F. Møller Architects won the Harbour Stones Master Plan

C. F. Møller Architects won the Harbour Stones Master Plan

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• July 17, 2010 • Comments (0)

C. F. Møller Architects has won the competition to design the master plan for a new housing district in the Lindholm area of Gothenburg’s old industrial port. The master plan proposal introduces a humane scale and a different architecture focusing on the small-scale urban spaces within the scheme by refining the positioning, geometry and transparency […]

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Ivy Rug | Heera Jeong

Ivy Rug | Heera Jeong

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• July 17, 2010 • Comments (0)

Heera Jeong is a space & graphic designer from Seoul Korea, she has recently created the lovely rug which is inspired by ivy on the wall. The intention is to design the rug on the wall and floor for kids, and also making the home looks natural. + Designer: Heera Jeong + Dimension: W 800 […]

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National Police Memorial | Matthew Tobin + Fairweather Proberts

National Police Memorial | Matthew Tobin + Fairweather Proberts

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• July 17, 2010 • Comments (1)

Australia-based Urban Art Projects (UAP) Principal Matthew Tobin was part of the design team headed by architects Fairweather Proberts that won a national design competition to design Australia’s National Police Memorial. A 27-metre textured bronze wall serves as the main architectural element and is adorned with 1200 touchstone plaques inscribed with the names of the […]

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Brisbane Domestic Terminal Car Park Façade | Urban Art Projects (UAP)

Brisbane Domestic Terminal Car Park Façade | Urban Art Projects (UAP)

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• July 17, 2010 • Comments (0)

Urban Art Projects (UAP) is collaborating with established American artist Ned Kahn, Hassell Sydney and the Brisbane Airport Corporation to create an eight-storey, 5000sqm kinetic façade for the car park of Brisbane’s Domestic Terminal. It is expected to become a memorable icon for the city of Brisbane. Inside the car park, intricate patterns of light […]

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Blossom™ lighting collection | Satelight Design

Blossom™ lighting collection | Satelight Design

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• July 15, 2010 • Comments (0)

Australian design studio Satelight Design designed the Blossom™ lighting collection that was inspired by the Japanese cherry blossom, the luminaires within the Blossom™ lighting collection comprise of delicate forms, which play with shadow and light. The Blossom™ pendant and wall lights are most effective when placed in clusters. These light fittings provide a lighting feature […]

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