Archive for March, 2011

My Playground x Objective Cinema

My Playground x Objective Cinema

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• March 10, 2011 • Comments (0)

A NEW ONLINE CINEMA EXCLUSIVELY STREAMING CUTTING EDGE FILM ABOUT PARKOUR , ONE OF THE MOST DANGEROUS SPORTS IN THE WORLD,  ARCHITECTURE AND THE FUTURE OF URBAN SPACE Kaspar Astrup Schröder’s Film, My Playground, Showcases The Connection Between Buildings and the Human Body Objective Cinema, an online cinema streaming rare and socially conscious documentaries, is […]

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The Emilio Ambasz Prize for Green Architecture 2011

The Emilio Ambasz Prize for Green Architecture 2011

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• March 10, 2011 • Comments (0)

International Award organised by the Architecture Israel Quarterly (AIQ) magazine, in collaboration with the European Union, and  the Association of Engineers and Architects in Israel. Open: Architects, interior designers, landscape architects, and researchers are invited to submit works planned or written since 2007. Jury Chaired by Siamak G. Shahneshin and Lui Levi Galati, founders and […]

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Party Hall | José Marini Bragança

Party Hall | José Marini Bragança

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• March 10, 2011 • Comments (0)

Portuguese architect José Marini Bragança shared with us his office’s new monographic book, which features some of the works and projects of the architecture office, Marini Bragança. Party Hall is one of the project featured in this book. The building provides a strong relationship with its natural surroundings. To minimise its visual impact, the building […]

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FK Austria Wien Training Academy | Franz Architekten + Atelier Mauch

FK Austria Wien Training Academy | Franz Architekten + Atelier Mauch

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• March 10, 2011 • Comments (0)

Franz Architekten, in collaboration with Atelier Mauch have completed the FK Austria Wien Training Academy in Vienna, Austria. The academy training grounds of the junior teams of Austria Vienna – one of the most traditional football clubs in Austria – lies close to the ‘Franz Horr Stadium’. They include a training hall and three grass […]

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UŠCE Shopping Centre | Chapman Taylor

UŠCE Shopping Centre | Chapman Taylor

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• March 9, 2011 • Comments (0)

Chapman Taylor has created an iconic UŠCE shopping center in Belgrade, Serbia. It features the sculptured facade which are achieved by the interplay of materials, colour and forms. During the day, natural light floods through the skylight that covers the entire length of the roof, giving life to the elegant theme of the contemporary interior […]

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Civic Trust Award 2011 for the Darwin Centre by C. F. Møller Architects

Civic Trust Award 2011 for the Darwin Centre by C. F. Møller Architects

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• March 9, 2011 • Comments (0)

The Darwin Centre at the Natural History Museum in London, designed by C. F. Møller Architects, has been announced winner of the prestigious 2011 Civic Trust Award. The Civic Trust Awards scheme was established in 1959 to recognise the very best in architecture, design, planning, landscape and public art. Awards are given to projects of […]

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Placa Lamp | Gonçalo Campos

Placa Lamp | Gonçalo Campos

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• March 9, 2011 • Comments (1)

Portuguese designer Gonçalo Campos has recently created the Placa Lamp. The lamp shades simply placed on a wooden board. The impact that such a simple premise brings is unexpected. Besides creating a “stage” for placing other objects of interest, (effectively turning into a plinth) it provides room for the relationship between its elements to develop. […]

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Winners 2011 Skyscraper Competition Announced

Winners 2011 Skyscraper Competition Announced

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• March 8, 2011 • Comments (0)

WINNERS OF THE 2011 SKYSCRAPER COMPETITION ORGANIZED BY EVOLO MAGAZINE IN NEW YORK CITY eVolo Magazine is pleased to announce the winners of the 2011 Skyscraper Competition. Established in 2006, the annual Skyscraper Competition recognizes outstanding ideas that redefine skyscraper design through the use of new technologies, materials, programs, aesthetics, and spatial organizations, along with […]

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Mall of Istanbul | Chapman Taylor

Mall of Istanbul | Chapman Taylor

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• March 7, 2011 • Comments (0)

London-based Chapman Taylor has designed the The Mall of Istanbul. This mixed-use development forms a strong sculptural statement set within a lush, green, landscaped environment. The Mall of Istanbul comprises a mix of uses – retail, leisure, offices, hotel and residential. The development concept is inspired by existing geographic streetscapes within Istanbul to create an […]

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Petatglass | REC Arquitectura

Petatglass | REC Arquitectura

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• March 7, 2011 • Comments (0)

Petatglass is an interesting project done by REC Arquitectura. Creating a certain level of comfort is the main concern for the project while avoiding the use of conditioning air. It is a good attempt of using the traditional raw material that applied on the wall which is usually used for roof covering, it created a […]

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