Archive for January, 2011

House in Jardim Pernambuco 2 | Progetto Arquitetura

House in Jardim Pernambuco 2 | Progetto Arquitetura

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• January 31, 2011 • Comments (1)

Brazil-based architectural firm Progetto Arquitetura designed the house in Jardim Pernambuco 2. + Architect’s statement by Progetto Arquitetura +What was the guideline of the project? The guideline was to promote a maximum integration between the internal and the external areas, using a contemporary language. +Please comment the implementation of the Project in the site area. […]

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Hybrid between a desk and conference table | Jovo Bozhinovski - BOZHINOVSKIDESIGN studio

Hybrid between a desk and conference table | Jovo Bozhinovski – BOZHINOVSKIDESIGN studio

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• January 31, 2011 • Comments (3)

Bulgarian designer Jovo Bozhinovski recently has created a “hybrid between a desk and conference table” for a construction office in Bulgaria. + Design statement by Jovo Bozhinovski The project is created as per order of a construction company from Bulgaria. The assignment was to design an office, which to be different and remembered. Constructing the […]

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House in Ise | Takashi Yamaguchi & Associates

House in Ise | Takashi Yamaguchi & Associates

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• January 30, 2011 • Comments (0)

Japanese architect Takashi Yamaguchi & Associates has designed a house in Ise,  Japan. The building is composed of two volumes arranged in parallel. A vertical void links the rooftop terrace and the light court on the first floor, drawing nature into the interior. Takashi Yamaguchi & Associates + Project description by Takashi Yamaguchi & Associates […]

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Tree of Light | VORMSTUDIO

Tree of Light | VORMSTUDIO

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• January 29, 2011 • Comments (0)

Dutch design studio VORMSTUDIO has designed Tree of Light lamp. + Design statement by VORMSTUDIO Imagine the sun shining through the forest… Contrast is in most of the designs of VORMSTUDIO very important, also in the tree of light design. The design of this 2-meter high object is based on the natural shapes of a […]

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Q-BO presents new collections in XXL size

Q-BO presents new collections in XXL size

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• January 29, 2011 • Comments (0)

Italian brand Q-BO starts the new year launching brand new collections declined in XXL size of 60×120 cm, integrating its wide range of precious wall and floor coverings made with marble and natural stone. Q-BO confirms its imprint of luxury and exclusiveness, creating with skillful craftsmanship new collections in an XXL size of 60×120 cm. […]

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UPDATE of Bicycle Transit Center: More images, drawings & diagrams

UPDATE of Bicycle Transit Center: More images, drawings & diagrams

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• January 29, 2011 • Comments (0)

We’ve featured the Bicycle Transit Center by KGP Design Studio few days ago, here is supplemental information, including full project description, credits, images, drawings and diagrams shared by architect. If you missed our previous post, let’s check it out here. + Full description by KGP Design Studio Summary At the cusp of a livable cities […]

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L House | Progetto Arquitetura

L House | Progetto Arquitetura

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• January 28, 2011 • Comments (0)

This house, project by Progetto Arquitetura, is situated in a rich neighbourhood in Barra da Tijuca, Rio de Janeiro. Its construction has been finished in 2010. The house is developed in an “L” shape, divided in 2 blocks, the smallest one housing only leisure activities, and support for outside activities, (swimming pool’s showers, barbecue, SPA, […]

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Spröjs House | Visiondivision

Spröjs House | Visiondivision

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• January 28, 2011 • Comments (0)

Sweden-based architectural firm Visiondivision has designed an extension to an old house on the Swedish countryside. + Description by Visiondivision Visiondivision was commissioned to design an extension to an old house on the Swedish countryside. The house should include a master bedroom, a room for clothing care, a work space and a space for coffee […]

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BIG wins the International Competition to design a new Waste-To-Energy Plant

BIG wins the International Competition to design a new Waste-To-Energy Plant

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• January 28, 2011 • Comments (2)

Denmark-based architectural firm BIG, in collaboration with realities:united, AKT, Topotek 1 & Man Made Land have won the the international competition to design a new Waste-To-Energy Plant in Copenhagen, Denmark. The new plant is an example of what we at BIG call Hedonistic Sustainability – the idea that sustainability is not a burden, but that […]

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PP Tube #2 | Tom Price

PP Tube #2 | Tom Price

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• January 27, 2011 • Comments (2)

The PP Tube #2 Chair is created by heating and pressing a seat-shaped former into a construction of cut polypropylene tubes of varying lengths. The plastic begins to liquify as it comes into contact with the heated former and, as it cools, it sets in the shape of a seat creating a contrast in form […]

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