Archive for April, 2011

Colorful Omroep Brabant | COEN!

Colorful Omroep Brabant | COEN!

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• April 22, 2011 • Comments (0)

Omroep Brabant is a regional broadcasting company. It touches the peoples hearts in the Brabant region. COEN! Translated this feeling into the new interior of this organisation. A warm welcome in the entrance hall, a poem and floor pattern about the purple heath and subtle translation of the typical Brabant flag. A visualisation of tradition […]

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Horbury Hunt Award - Calling for Entries!

Horbury Hunt Award – Calling for Entries!

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• April 22, 2011 • Comments (0)

Last month, we introduced the Think Brick Awards 2011 for Australian architects and designers to submit their projects to explore how creative and innovative in use of clay brick. And now, Think Brick has just launched the Horbury Hunt Award, it is the time to submit yours. Sydney design entry Balfour Street Park Pocket took […]

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The Education Executive Agency and Tax Offices | UNStudio/ Ben van Berkel

The Education Executive Agency and Tax Offices | UNStudio/ Ben van Berkel

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• April 21, 2011 • Comments (0)

In Groningen, The Netherlands, UNStudio/ Ben van Berkel, with consortium DUO², realizes one of the most sustainable large office buildings in Europe for two governmental offices – The Education Executive Agency and Tax Offices. The design contains numerous new innovations related to the reduction of materials, lower energy costs and more sustainable working environments. It […]

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Brussels Courthouse «Synapse» | metamorphOse

Brussels Courthouse «Synapse» | metamorphOse

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• April 21, 2011 • Comments (0)

metamorphOse, a group of 5 young Belgian architects in Brussels,  have proposed «Synapse» as their competition entry for Brussels Courthouse Contest: imagine the future. The «Synapse» has been chosen as one of  30 finalist proposals out of 200. The exhibition of this contest takes place in BOZAR, Brussels, from the 31st of March to the […]

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Inside: The World Festival of Interiors: 2-3 November 2011

Inside: The World Festival of Interiors: 2-3 November 2011

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• April 21, 2011 • Comments (0)

Inside: The World Festival of Interiors, is the sister event to the Barcelona’s World Architecture Festival launched in 2008. WAF Awards Interiors and Fit Out category evolves into new interiors festival and awards programme WAF delegates gain free entry to sister event INSIDE: World Festival of Interiors CCIB, Barcelona 2-3 November 2011 The World Architecture […]

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Mesa Field | Esrawe Studio

Mesa Field | Esrawe Studio

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• April 21, 2011 • Comments (0)

Esrawe Studio has recently created the Mesa Field for Pirwi. Inspired by the rice fields, the Field table is constructed by means of parallel elements comprising a flat surface and structural topography beneath it. Birch plywood is certified by the FSC (Forest Stewardship Council), the table is finished with non-toxic and biodegradable finishes, there is […]

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Harpa Concert & Conference Centre | Henning Larsen architects

Harpa Concert & Conference Centre | Henning Larsen architects

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• April 20, 2011 • Comments (0)

In Reykjavik, Iceland, Harpa Concert & Conference Centre by Henning Larsen architects is nearly completed, the centre gathers inspiration from the northern lights and the dramatic Icelandic scenery. Situated on the boundary between land and sea, the centre stands out like a large, radiant sculpture reflecting both sky and harbour space as well as the […]

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Paper Cut Parlor | Visiondivision

Paper Cut Parlor | Visiondivision

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• April 20, 2011 • Comments (0)

Visiondivision has made a waiting room for a private clinic in Stockholm that specializes in athletic injuries. The clinic has two functions; it consists of a rehab gym and an arthroscopic centre. The clinic is occupying a storey in a larger hospital with a staircase and elevator unit that goes through all the floors in […]

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Haus D | YES architecture

Haus D | YES architecture

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• April 19, 2011 • Comments (0)

Haus D is the low-energy private villa with a natural pond in Frohnleiten. Designed by YES architecture, the geometrical form gives the dynamic expression while also allow interaction with the surrounding nature and the beautiful scenery. + Project credits / data Project: Haus D Architect: Marion Wicher | YES architecture | http://yes-architecture.com/ Net living space: 303m2 […]

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FUTURE ARQUITECTURAS Competition - Call for Entries

FUTURE ARQUITECTURAS Competition – Call for Entries

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• April 19, 2011 • Comments (0)

FUTURE is launching an international ideas competition to identify the best design concepts with the challenge to develop visionary urban proposals with the intention of stimulating contemporary cities, in this case 4 different locations: Hangzhou, Nanjing, Madrid and Barcelona. How to imagine the cities of the future? The symbiosis, architecture – landscape in the contemporary […]

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