Archive for February, 2011

Digital Belonging workshop by NearLab

Digital Belonging workshop by NearLab

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• February 23, 2011 • Comments (0)

What is the relationship between technology and community building? A one-day mini-workshop in London, 5 March. NearLab presents a stimulating event that offers you an opportunity to sample ideas and views, try out a selection of hands-on design thinking tools, and participate in a mini-workshop on the opportunities and challenges faced by professionals in the […]

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Dalene Cabin | Tommie Wilhelmsen

Dalene Cabin | Tommie Wilhelmsen

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• February 23, 2011 • Comments (2)

Norway architectural practice Tommie Wilhelmsen architect has designed the 120 m2 Dalene Cabin situated at Østhusvik on the island Rennesøy, Norway. It was completed in 2009. It is placed overlooking the sea surrounding the island and opens up its facade towards south, to bring in as much light as possible. The interior and exterior is […]

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3XN wins competition to design the new Swedbank international headquarters in Stockholm

3XN wins competition to design the new Swedbank international headquarters in Stockholm

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• February 21, 2011 • Comments (0)

3XN has won the competition to design the new Swedbank international headquarters in Stockholm. The new Headquarters will be one of Sweden’s most modern and innovative office buildings – focusing on transparency, Scandinavian simplicity and dynamic social environments. Behind the project is the Danish Architect 3XN in collaboration with Humlegården Fastigheter, representing the property owner […]

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Fogo Island Artist Studios | Saunders Architecture

Fogo Island Artist Studios | Saunders Architecture

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• February 21, 2011 • Comments (0)

Saunders Architecture has designed the six artist studios to be located in various locations on Fogo Island, Newfoundland, Canada. Here are 3 selected studios – The Long Studio, The Tower Studio, The Bridge Studio designed for Shorefast Foundation & The Fogo Island Arts Corporation. The idea behind the forms of the various studios was to […]

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Aurland Lookout | Todd Saunders + Tommie Wilhelmsen

Aurland Lookout | Todd Saunders + Tommie Wilhelmsen

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• February 21, 2011 • Comments (0)

Designed by two architects Todd Saunders & Tommie Wilhelmsen, the 33-metre “diving board” shooting out from the road into thin air above the Aurland Fjord in Norway. This Aurland Lookout project is part of a national program on tourist routes commissioned by the Norwegian Highway Department. The landscape is so fantastic that it is difficult […]

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Water reflection photography by Manfred Kielnhofer

Water reflection photography by Manfred Kielnhofer

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• February 20, 2011 • Comments (2)

The Austrian photographer Manfred Kielnhofer develops a new sort of act photographs. Therefore he builds a water plate in his studio, where he can take photos of models sitting or lying likely on a mirror. Kielnhofer is working with the camera like a sculptor. With the human body shapes he creates sculptures in the end […]

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SheLLf presented at Object Rotterdam 2011 by Gallery Judy Straten

SheLLf presented at Object Rotterdam 2011 by Gallery Judy Straten

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• February 20, 2011 • Comments (4)

Judy Straten is pleased to announce the first gallery presentation of Ka-Lai Chan’s most recent production SheLLf. This young designer’s work is informed by personal experiences, emotions, observations and the beauty of the unexpected. The contrast between artificial and natural materials is characteristic for objects designed Ka-Lai Chan. Her shapes are often organic, patterned and […]

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 Design Incubator - Theater of Production \ Alan Lu

Design Incubator – Theater of Production \ Alan Lu

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• February 20, 2011 • Comments (1)

Alan Lu shared with us his academic project and concept just recently completed at MIT in Cambridge, MA. + Project description by Alan Lu This project by Alan Lu explores the notion of programmatic extremism in a design incubator facility where a central defined figure that contains a vertically integrated manufacturing/workloft arrangement occupies the void […]

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A Room for London - The Whispering House \ Mjölk architekti

A Room for London – The Whispering House \ Mjölk architekti

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• February 18, 2011 • Comments (0)

The Whispering House by Czech architectural office mjölk architekti is one of the shortlisted design for the architectural competition “A Room for London” commissioned by Living Architecture. Visibility and exposure are major character traits of the location on the roof of Queen Elizabeth Hall. The feature to present oneself to other people to built by […]

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Office A \ Takeshi Hamada

Office A \ Takeshi Hamada

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• February 18, 2011 • Comments (1)

Takeshi Hamada has completed the interior design “Office A“. + Project description by Takeshi Hamada Key word Interior design, Adaptable Office This is a law office planned in the first floor in social building, located in the suburb of Osaka. The concept of this plan is “Adaptable Office”. There are a lot of situations, and […]

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