Archive for March, 2011

Lion's Head | Bates Masi + Architects

Lion’s Head | Bates Masi + Architects

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• March 27, 2011 • Comments (0)

Designed by Bates Masi + Architects, the Lion’s Head house was designed to set on a narrow property atop a bluff overlooking Gardiner’s Bay, this house replaces a vacation home shared by two brothers and their families for over 25 years before it was destroyed by fire. Since originally building on the site, new regulations […]

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Noyack Creek | Bates Masi + Architects

Noyack Creek | Bates Masi + Architects

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• March 27, 2011 • Comments (1)

The client, a New York actor, sought a retreat for relaxation and casual entertaining on a restrictive narrow lot fronting the tidal estuary of Noyack Creek. The house became a study in architectural theatre: a series of spaces in a carefully scripted sequence that subtly reflect his professional life. The path begins at the front […]

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Pryor House | Bates Masi + Architects

Pryor House | Bates Masi + Architects

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• March 27, 2011 • Comments (3)

American architectural firm Bates Masi + Architects completed the Pryor house located in Montauk, NY. The house occupies a hill in Montauk with a distant view of ocean. A site that the owners, a couple with two young boys, spent years to find. It is the couple’s reprieve from their home in the city, to […]

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Ellis Residence | Coates Design

Ellis Residence | Coates Design

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• March 26, 2011 • Comments (1)

American architectural practice Coates Design has completed the Ellis Residence in Bainbridge Island, Washington. Ed, house owner, describes the first morning in their home, When I saw the sunrise with the skyline of Seattle as a backdrop the whole process was all worth it. Perched high upon Yeomalt Bluff, the Ellis Residence enjoys a commanding […]

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BMCE Bank | Foster + Partners

BMCE Bank | Foster + Partners

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• March 26, 2011 • Comments (1)

The world-renowned architect Foster + Partners have completed their project in Africa with BMCE branches in Morocco. The BMCE flagship branches – our first completed buildings in Africa – reinterpret elements of traditional Moroccan architecture, combining these with a contemporary interior that reflects the Bank’s progressive approach to its customers. This blend of ancient principles […]

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Inkanta Design Store | NC-office

Inkanta Design Store | NC-office

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• March 25, 2011 • Comments (0)

Miami-based firm NC-office recently completed the Inkanta Design Store located in Miami Beach at the 1111 Parking Garage designed by Herzog and De Meuron. The project is a retail interior located at the 1111 Building on Lincoln Road in Miami Beach. The space is defined by two walls which contain the display cases. The walls […]

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ESPA at the Istanbul Edition | Hirsch Bedner Associates

ESPA at the Istanbul Edition | Hirsch Bedner Associates

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• March 25, 2011 • Comments (0)

Hirsch Bedner Associates (HBA) recently completed design for the much-anticipated ESPA spa located in the Istanbul EDITION hotel. HBA London’s Inge Moore (one of London’s most in demand interior designer and Principal) and Nathan Hutchins (HBA London Associate) created a contemporary spa inspired largely by Turkish traditions, with design elements that echo the Hammam customs […]

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Tatami Japanese Restaurant | Jassim Alshehab

Tatami Japanese Restaurant | Jassim Alshehab

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• March 25, 2011 • Comments (3)

Recently completed by Jassim Alshehab, Tatami Japanese Restaurant is located in the business district “downtown Kuwait”. The design concept was derived from the integration of the “japanese tatami mats” method of planning and the industrial ambiance of the city. Thus, The seating areas, wall cladding, lighting distribution, and circulation the ratio 2:1 was kept as […]

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Casas San Juan | A.flo

Casas San Juan | A.flo

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• March 24, 2011 • Comments (0)

Casas San Juan is a housing project located in Cuernavaca, Mexico, designed by Mexican architectural practice A.flo. The Project lies in a very dry area in the city of Cuernavaca, Morelos in Mexico. The city was nicknamed the “City of Eternal Spring” by Alexander von Humboldt in the 19th century. One our away from México […]

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Glòries is searching for the new talents in international design

Glòries is searching for the new talents in international design

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• March 24, 2011 • Comments (0)

The jury is composed of renowned professionals including Javier Mariscal, Hiroshi Tsunoda, Martín Azúa, Rouzbeh Banisadr and Enric Pastor. Following the success of the first bartcelona competition, Glòries Shopping Centre presents bartcelona.org design edition. This latest version of the contest awards young designers for their outstanding creativity and originality. bartcelona.org design edition is an international […]

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