Archive for January, 2011

TVK won the Place de la République competition

TVK won the Place de la République competition

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• January 27, 2011 • Comments (1)

French studio of architecture TVK has won the international competition for the project of the new Place de la République in Paris, France. + Here are the videos to explain the concept of the project.

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Mountains & Opening House + "Dragon Beard"

Mountains & Opening House + “Dragon Beard”

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• January 27, 2011 • Comments (0)

Do you still remember the “Mountains & Opening House” designed by EASTERN design office that we’ve featured last year? It is a house and studio for a Japanese sneaker brand “Dragon Beard“. Designed with the philosophy of the brand “Dragon Beard“, the architecture is on a hill above the land where the business carries had […]

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Calabar International Conference Center | Henning Larsen Architects

Calabar International Conference Center | Henning Larsen Architects

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• January 27, 2011 • Comments (0)

Danish architectural firm Henning Larsen Architects has won the international architectural competition for the new Calabar International Conference Center in the southeastern part of Nigeria. The Calabar International Conference Centre consists of four adjoining, sculptural volumes which are situated on top of a hill and has a panoramic view from the foyer. We visited the […]

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Architectural movie released soon on 28th January - “How much does your building weigh, Mr Foster?”

Architectural movie released soon on 28th January – “How much does your building weigh, Mr Foster?”

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• January 26, 2011 • Comments (0)

Directed by Carlos Carcas & Norberto López Amado, the architectural film “How much does your building weigh, Mr Foster?” will be released on this coming 28th January. The film traces the rise of one of the world’s premier architects, Norman Foster and his unending quest to improve the quality of life through design. Portrayed are […]

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Raiffeisen Finance Center | Pichler & Traupmann Architekten

Raiffeisen Finance Center | Pichler & Traupmann Architekten

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• January 26, 2011 • Comments (0)

Austrian architectural firm Pichler & Traupmann Architekten recently has completed a new office for the Raiffeisen Finance Center in Eisenstadt, Austria. The design of the building playfully responds to the restrictions imposed by the building regulations as well as to the schedule of accommodation for the different floors, and develops an encasing figure that encloses […]

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'BotoxCloud' by SAQ - Interactive installation & Paper Model Edition

‘BotoxCloud’ by SAQ – Interactive installation & Paper Model Edition

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• January 26, 2011 • Comments (1)

During this coming 28th January – 16th February 2011, Zirkumflex is delighted to present ‘BotoxCloud‘, an interactive Installation by SAQ. ‘BotoxCloud‘ is Zirkumflex’s fifth exhibition in Berlin and will be organized in partnership with Chromolux® and Zumtobel on the occasion of the first edition of DAS weekend and Transmediale 2011. The Installation SAQ has developed […]

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Rowing Centre In Bled | MultiPlan arhitekti

Rowing Centre In Bled | MultiPlan arhitekti

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• January 26, 2011 • Comments (0)

In Bled – Slovenia, this newly renovated rowing centre designed by MultiPlan arhitekti is recently completed and it will be used to host the World Rowing Championships this year. The building is well integrated into the sloping site, while providing a huge viewing platform and seating area following the terrain down the slope. Viewing platforms […]

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VC1 | Tisselli studio architetti

VC1 | Tisselli studio architetti

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• January 26, 2011 • Comments (0)

VC1 is the latest completed residential project by Italian architectural practice Tisselli studio architetti. It is designed to accommodate 1 level of basement car park, 8 apartments in first 2 floors and a garret apartment. Beyond a mere functional description of the intervention, action focus is still the wish to reinstate the architectural quality to […]

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Magazine Holder - Coffee Table | Oneto/Sousa Arquitectura interior

Magazine Holder – Coffee Table | Oneto/Sousa Arquitectura interior

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• January 25, 2011 • Comments (0)

This magazine holder is a cardboard multi-purpose magazine holder designed by Peru-based design firm Oneto/Sousa Arquitectura Interior. Made out of cardboard, aluminum and wood, its primary use is to be a magazine stand, but it can also be used as a bench or mini table. It consist of 46 cardboard pieces, with a same form […]

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Clamp Pendant Lamp | DZstudio

Clamp Pendant Lamp | DZstudio

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• January 24, 2011 • Comments (3)

Clamp is a pendant lamp designed by Enrico Zanolla and Andrea Di Filippo of DZstudio. The inspiration comes from the pattern of Chesterfield sofas (Capitonné) applied to the exterior surface of the lamp. It was hard to define the right size of every rhomb and find the quality of leather that could fit the radius […]

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