Archive for August, 2010

Cairo Eastown | Nabil Gholam architects

Cairo Eastown | Nabil Gholam architects

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• August 15, 2010 • Comments (0)

Nabil Gholam architects has designed the Cairo Eastown residential project located in the residential area of the Cairo Eastown development; bordered by a pedestrian green spine, the plots are structured around a central green space that is shared between the different clusters. The plots benefit from a strategic view towards a public green space. Project […]

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Skygate | Nabil Gholam architects

Skygate | Nabil Gholam architects

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• August 15, 2010 • Comments (1)

Skygate is the Residential project designed by Lebanon-based architectural practice Nabil Gholam architects. The seducing aspect of Beirut’s juxtaposing architecture, of past and present, traditional and modern creativity sets the milieu for the Skygate development. Located on a hilly promontory of Ashrafieh, Skygate provocatively completes what appears as an urban wall rising in this central […]

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Public Architectural Installation | Plastique Fantastique

Public Architectural Installation | Plastique Fantastique

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• August 15, 2010 • Comments (1)

This is an interesting design project by Plastique Fantastique that creates public architectural works in the cities using giant plastic bubbles that astonish the public. Plastique Fantastique wishes its architectures to be spacial experiences and platforms for multi-sensorial actions. The plastic-spheres was custom designed for special events worldwide. The visitor can experience the bubble by […]

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36 The Calls Design Competition | Project O Arquitectos Associados

36 The Calls Design Competition | Project O Arquitectos Associados

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• August 14, 2010 • Comments (0)

We featured two (Aedas Architects + P+HS Architects) of the shortlisted entries for the 36 The Calls architectural competition run by the Architects Journal with developer Citu. This is another iconic proposal designed by Portuguese architects Project O Arquitectos Associados. + Project description courtesy Project O Arquitectos Associados Concept: Single conceptual volume, formed by the […]

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A House in Showa-cho | FujiwaraMuro Architects

A House in Showa-cho | FujiwaraMuro Architects

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• August 14, 2010 • Comments (1)

Japanese architectural firm FujiwaraMuro Architects recently has completed a small yet contemporary house in Showa-cho, Japan. Showa-cho is a quiet place even though it is downtown. There are many people residency from a long time ago. The design of the residence has a narrow frontage, which is a part of a row house (17.89m ×3.94m). […]

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TOT Pavilion at ITU Asia in Bangkok Thailand by Apostrophy's

TOT Pavilion at ITU Asia in Bangkok Thailand by Apostrophy’s

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• August 14, 2010 • Comments (0)

The TOT Pavilion participated in ITU Asia, the International Telecommunication Union fair. TOT is one of Thailand’s biggest telecommunication companies which has been developed into different parts of Thai society in many ways. The concept of the booth focused on Expressing the Network of TOT throughout Thailand which is about the work of the TOT […]

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House in Hamadera | Akiyoshi Nakao of Coo Planning

House in Hamadera | Akiyoshi Nakao of Coo Planning

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• August 13, 2010 • Comments (0)

Japanese architect Akiyoshi Nakao of Coo Planning designed a house in Hamadera. It is a house where three families who built in Osaka Prefecture Sakai City live. It is located in a still residential area where an old station and the tram named hamadera suwanomori remain. The master bought land for this town where memories […]

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JoziRows | studioMAS architects + urban design

JoziRows | studioMAS architects + urban design

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• August 13, 2010 • Comments (0)

JoziRows in Forest Town, Johannesburg, is one of the latest residential building designed by South African office studioMAS architects + urban designers. The design was based on the ideas in the Courtyards in Oxford project. The project aims to achieve the spacious house with the feeling of safety with openness. It consists of 4 “lock-up-and-go” […]

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Module design for a timber plant by Oneto/Sousa Arquitectura

Module design for a timber plant by Oneto/Sousa Arquitectura

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• August 12, 2010 • Comments (0)

This is a module for a timber plant designed by Peru-based design firm Oneto/Sousa Arquitectura interior for Grupo Forestal Vulcano in the EXCON 2009 Fair. The idea of the project was to bring some sort of elegance and to merge wood and nature with sophistication. Using a black wall with white strips which brought the […]

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LINK-SIGNATUR & NBBJ win Valerenga Football Stadium

LINK-SIGNATUR & NBBJ win Valerenga Football Stadium

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• August 12, 2010 • Comments (0)

Winning a design competition for the Valerenga Football Club’s new stadium, the team of NBBJ / Link-Signatur / Multiconsult designed a 22,000 seat facility in addition to the Master Plan for the overall site: stadium, public amenities and up to 100,000 square meters of commercial development. The stadium was designed with the ability to expand […]

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