Archive for March, 2011

Art Center UAEM | REC Arquitectura

Art Center UAEM | REC Arquitectura

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• March 7, 2011 • Comments (0)

REC Arquitectura has designed the Art Center UAEM located in Morelos, Mexico. + Project description by REC Arquitectura The university of Morelos is located within a special region in Cuernavaca in regard of altitude, vegetation and topography, which summed up to its programmatic requirements,  resulted in a design strategy focused on the idea of a […]

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Central Library UAEM | REC Arquitectura

Central Library UAEM | REC Arquitectura

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• March 7, 2011 • Comments (0)

Mexico-based firm REC Arquitectura has designed the Central Library in Morelos, Mexico. + Project description by REC Arquitectura The building complex is conceived in sub elements, each element rationally positioned and connected to one another with three generating ideas: culture, cultivation and domesticity. The wagons: Volumes dedicated to book collection and reading rooms with clean […]

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Foster + Partners' City Park selected for West Kowloon Cultural District

Foster + Partners’ City Park selected for West Kowloon Cultural District

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• March 5, 2011 • Comments (0)

After the year-long public consultation in Hong Kong, Henry Tang, Hong Kong’s chief secretary and chairman of the West Kowloon Cultural District Authority, announced that Foster + Partners‘ ‘City Park‘ conceptual masterplan has been selected for West Kowloon Cultural District. The project is considered to be the largest cultural initiative in the world today. The […]

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Icicle Lighting + Spool Lighting + Retro TV Lighting | Monocomplex Design Group

Icicle Lighting + Spool Lighting + Retro TV Lighting | Monocomplex Design Group

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• March 4, 2011 • Comments (0)

South Korean design studio Monocomplex Design Group of 4 young designers Cho Jangwon, Hwang Eunsang, Park Hyunwoo and Kim Taemin, have created the Icicle Lighting + Spool Lighting + Retro TV Lighting. + Design studio: Monocomplex Design Group |  http://www.monocomplex.com/ Icicle Lighting (design by Cho Jangwon) When winter comes, we can see the icicle hanging at […]

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IWD | Italian Workshop Design 2011

IWD | Italian Workshop Design 2011

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• March 4, 2011 • Comments (0)

DESIGNER WOODMAKING: CHAIRS AND MORE The Italian Chair District, together with Italian institute for Foreign Trade – ICE (Italian Trade Commission) and Interni Design Magazine, launches a workshop aimed to encourage companies to deal with design as a strategic factor in market competition. Eight designer under 35 will be selected to represent one of each […]

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Saffire | CiRCA Architecture

Saffire | CiRCA Architecture

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• March 4, 2011 • Comments (1)

Australian architectural firm CiRCA Architecture has designed the Saffire project located in this beautiful Great Oyster Bay in Tasmania, Australia. The resort is also organic in its relationship to the site. Its form evokes memories of coastal land forms, dunes, waves or sea creatures.  The journey moves from the monumental to the more intimate personal […]

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Nanjing will be transformed into a city of lanterns for the 2014 Youth Olympic Games

Nanjing will be transformed into a city of lanterns for the 2014 Youth Olympic Games

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• March 4, 2011 • Comments (0)

Populous has won the competition to design the mater plan for the 2014 Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, China. + Project description by Populous The master plan for the 2014 Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, China has been awarded to Populous, the world’s pre-eminent firm for the design of sporting special events including Olympic Games, […]

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Fire Farm Introduces Rosebud 3249 Pendant

Fire Farm Introduces Rosebud 3249 Pendant

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• March 3, 2011 • Comments (0)

Rosebud 3249 Pendant is a brand new pendant light manufactured and distributed by Fire Farm. It is hand-formed from white acrylic, three layers of organic petals softly envelope a soft white globe encasing the lamping. Originally designed for a client searching for “timeless contemporary elegance,” this beautiful rosebud pendant delivers just that. This design words […]

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Pabellón Cultural de la República | Serrano Monjaraz Arquitectos

Pabellón Cultural de la República | Serrano Monjaraz Arquitectos

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• March 3, 2011 • Comments (0)

Serrano Monjaraz Arquitectos has designed the Pabellón Cultural de la República located in Los Cabos, Baja California Sur, México. It is a cultural unit formed by five buildings communicated by circulations that the visitors can use to go from one building to the other or just for an outdoors walk. Surrounding a central garden the […]

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Ten scholarships for the 2011/12 academic year at the Scuola Politecnica di Design

Ten scholarships for the 2011/12 academic year at the Scuola Politecnica di Design

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• March 3, 2011 • Comments (0)

For the best candidates, SPD facilitates entry to its master’s courses in Industrial Design, Interior Design, Visual Design, Web Design and Car Design, with more substantial aid for the latter thanks to its collaboration with the Volkswagen Group. The Scuola Politecnica di Design, which has long been committed to excellence in education for the creative […]

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