Archive for March, 2011

The Luna Collection | GRAFF

The Luna Collection | GRAFF

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• March 30, 2011 • Comments (0)

Luna Faucet Design Inspired By The Moon and Stars Gazing into the sky and looking to the moon and the stars for inspiration, the designers at GRAFF created the awe-inspiring, Luna with it’s almost 40” long spout – elegantly curving off the wall and into your sink. The GRAFF Luna Faucet’s sensuous and sculptural form […]

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Deadline for Italian Workshop Design 2011 Submission Extended

Deadline for Italian Workshop Design 2011 Submission Extended

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• March 30, 2011 • Comments (0)

The organizers of the Italian Design Workshop have agreed to extend the deadline for applications to IWD from March 31, 2011 to April 25, 2011. If you are under age of 35 and living in Sweden, Germany, Czech Republic, Turkey, Lebanon, Poland, Netherlands and Italy, please take this opportunities to showoff your talent, 8 designers […]

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The Open Parliament of Albania | Coop Himmelb(l)au

The Open Parliament of Albania | Coop Himmelb(l)au

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• March 29, 2011 • Comments (0)

The world-renowned architect Wolf D. Prix/ COOP HIMMELB(L)AU presented The New Parliamentary Complex of the Republic of Albania in Tirana which incorporates fundamental democratic values such as openness, transparency and public co-determination. The building, located on a site area with approximately 28,000 m², is going to be the first project in Albania for the Viennese headquartered […]

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Artaic - Innovative Mosaics for Integrative Cancer Research

Artaic – Innovative Mosaics for Integrative Cancer Research

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• March 29, 2011 • Comments (1)

Artaic creates 330 square foot custom mosaic for the MIT Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research Two years and $220M later, the grand opening ceremony of MIT’s Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research was set for March 4. Yet the building was still without an important finishing touch. Supplier issues had left lead architect James […]

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NIK Office | Atelier Thomas Pucher & Bramberger

NIK Office | Atelier Thomas Pucher & Bramberger

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• March 29, 2011 • Comments (2)

In Graz, Austria, NIK is the recently completed office building project by Austrian architectural firm Atelier Thomas Pucher & Bramberger. Nikolaiplatz as it stands today was a process of conversional development which took its shape over a period of time. While the architectural style (as well as the desired building density) changed, the site layout […]

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Think Brick Awards 2011 - Call For Entries

Think Brick Awards 2011 – Call For Entries

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• March 29, 2011 • Comments (0)

Think Brick Australia is currently accepting interest for the Think Brick Awards 2011. This award aims to encourage designers, architects and students to consider the artistic, environmental, and the versatile features of clay brick use. Think Brick is the leading representer of Australia’s clay brick and paver manufacturers. They aim to ensure, and are committed […]

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Do Green with The Natural Curtain Company

Do Green with The Natural Curtain Company

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• March 29, 2011 • Comments (0)

Nowadays, we are all talking about environmental design, green products and so on. What is your contribution to green? Can we think ‘green’ before going step further? Let’s start from choosing a right material when it comes to decorating your homes. Made in UK, The Natural Curtain Company offers a fantastic range of modern and […]

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BotoxCloud, Interactive Installation & Paper Model Edition by SAQ

BotoxCloud, Interactive Installation & Paper Model Edition by SAQ

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• March 28, 2011 • Comments (0)

Shared by Zirkumflex, BotoxCloud is the interactive installation by SAQ which was presented by Zirkumflex during 28th January – 16th February 2011. For more information, please visit our earlier story – ‘BotoxCloud’ by SAQ – Interactive installation & Paper Model Edition.

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Cafe Bustelo | NC-office

Cafe Bustelo | NC-office

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• March 28, 2011 • Comments (0)

Designed by NC-office, the Cafe Bustelo project is an interior build-out at the Gansevoort Hotel South in Miami Beach. The design seeks to emphasize the proportions of the shell by juxtaposing two distinct volumes. The space is divided longitudinally into a compressed mezzanine which contains the service areas, and a double-height volume which is defined […]

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Nicolai Cultural Center | Arkitekt Kristine Jensens Tegnestue

Nicolai Cultural Center | Arkitekt Kristine Jensens Tegnestue

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• March 28, 2011 • Comments (0)

Sct Nicolai School Centre from the 1850’ ies is a continuous reincarnation of eve­rything from the traditional Danish school with gyms and schoolyards. With five art houses as the new function the possibility of a new typology of creative and dynamic culture centre emerges. The project evolves with the idea of the schooly­ard as the […]

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