Archive for December, 2010

Cyan/PDX Building | THA Architecture + GBD Architects

Cyan/PDX Building | THA Architecture + GBD Architects

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• December 13, 2010 • Comments (0)

In Portland, Oregon, the Cyan/PDX Building by THA Architecture and GBD Architects has recently opened its doors to offer urban residents a new mode of high density, sustainable living in the heart of downtown. As a LEED Gold-certified high rise, Cyan meets a growing demand for an environmentally conscious, affordable urban lifestyle. Through strategic detailing […]

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Hydrolith | Dakota Warren

Hydrolith | Dakota Warren

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• December 12, 2010 • Comments (0)

This ceramic relief sculpture entitled “Hydrolith” was designed and fabricated by Los Angeles based artist Dakota Warren. This piece was commissioned by the City of Oakland for the Fremont public swimming pool in 2009. Warren expanded the scope of the project to include a series of youth ceramic workshops to create artwork for a nearby […]

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Cognitive Cities Conference

Cognitive Cities Conference

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• December 12, 2010 • Comments (0)

The Cognitive Cities Conference (#CoCities) will host an event in Berlin during February 26th and 27th 2011, it is a platform for discussing the intersection of urbanism and technology. CoCities is a two-day event: Day 1 is a full-on conference (ticket required, start selling within next 2 weeks), Day 2 is dedicated to exploring the […]

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Nature's Choice | Visiondivision

Nature’s Choice | Visiondivision

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• December 12, 2010 • Comments (0)

Nature’s Choice, is one of the latest project Sweden-based architectural firm Visiondivision designed to to blend in with the surrounding nature in the north of Sweden. On the site lies also an old bunker which was constructed to prevent a potential invasion from the Russians. The bunker also had to be discreet when built, but […]

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Bulgaria minimal project | Bozhinovski Design

Bulgaria minimal project | Bozhinovski Design

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• December 11, 2010 • Comments (1)

Bulgaria-based studio Bozhinovski Design recently has completed a minimal interior project for an owner who desires minimalism style. + Design statement by Bozhinovski Design The desire of the owner of the dwelling was to achieve a cold and minimalist atmosphere without warm colors and materials. For this purpose we used materials such as: fiberglass, lacquered […]

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Atelier Thomas Pucher wins competition for the new Sinfonia Varsovia Concert Hall

Atelier Thomas Pucher wins competition for the new Sinfonia Varsovia Concert Hall

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• December 11, 2010 • Comments (0)

Austrian architect Atelier Thomas Pucher has won the international competition for the new seat of the world renowned Sinfonia Varsovia Orchestra in Warsaw. The 20.000m2 cultural centre is housed on the site of a former Veterinary Institute with existing – yet asleep – buildings and a fairy tale park. The centre inhabits a 1.800 seat […]

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Sanichaufer Roof Top Office | dagli + atélier d'architecture

Sanichaufer Roof Top Office | dagli + atélier d’architecture

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• December 10, 2010 • Comments (1)

Luxembourg-based architectural firm dagli + atélier d’architecture has completed a new extension on the roof top of the company headquarters of Sanichaufer, it was designed to express the image of the company and functioned as a showroom displaying the most modern building technologies. + Architect’s statement by dagli + atélier d’architecture “roof top office” Dudelange […]

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Little One-room House with A Curve | Studio Velocity

Little One-room House with A Curve | Studio Velocity

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• December 9, 2010 • Comments (0)

Japanese architectural firm Studio Velocity designed a curved building located in Nagoya city, Japan. The shape of the building is something like the volume of the entrance door stretched, and the section at the entrance is only the size of the door. However, the section becomes larger both vertically and horizontally, as one walks into […]

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Pavilion at Park Aventura | Paratelier

Pavilion at Park Aventura | Paratelier

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• December 7, 2010 • Comments (0)

“PARATELIER”, founded in 2007 in Lisbon (Portugal), is now presented in the exhibition “PROGETTI DI GIOVANI ARCHITETTI ITALIANI”, held in Milan between 2nd of December 2010 and 10th of January 2011 as a part of Triennale di Milano. This is an exhibition of work organized by the GiArch (National Coordiantion of Young Italian Architects) and […]

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Zi-Ut Chair | Heera Jeong

Zi-Ut Chair | Heera Jeong

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• December 6, 2010 • Comments (1)

Seoul Korean designer Heera Jeong recently has completed Zi-Ut Chair. This is basic dining chair design inspired by Korean letter shape called “Zi-Ut”, featuring special shape of arms  that curves contrast straight line structure. + Designer: Heera Jeong (Korea, South) | http://www.jheera.com + Material: wood + Dimension: W540 H755

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