Archive for May, 2011

Sustainable Winter Loft | Fernanda Marques Arquitetos Associados

Sustainable Winter Loft | Fernanda Marques Arquitetos Associados

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• May 19, 2011 • Comments (0)

Brazil-based architectural firm Fernanda Marques Arquitetos Associados designed this Sustainable Winter Loft for the Casa Cor 2010 exhibit. A house that expands your horizons. That doesn’t confine. That is virtually and concretely open to the world, nature and its inhabitants. Fernanda Marques From the constructive point of view, Fernanda Marques‘s project for the Casa Cor […]

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Chef's Kitchen and Lounge for Boa Mesa Exhibit | Fernanda Marques Arquitetos Associados

Chef’s Kitchen and Lounge for Boa Mesa Exhibit | Fernanda Marques Arquitetos Associados

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• May 19, 2011 • Comments (1)

Project conceived for the 2009 Boa Mesa Exhibit, which the architect in a close collaboration with Todeschini, emphasized her very best visionary style. On a 194 square meter area, Fernanda presented a very peculiar version of the contemporary kitchen: one of the most sought after spaces in the show. The wooden ceiling, made of sheets […]

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Riverside Museum | Zaha Hadid Architects

Riverside Museum | Zaha Hadid Architects

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• May 18, 2011 • Comments (7)

The Riverside Museum in Glasgow by world renowned architect Zaha Hadid Architects will be unveiled in JUNE 2011. Check it out our previous story here. The historical development of the Clyde and the city is a unique legacy; with the site situated where the Kelvin flows into the Clyde the building can flow from the […]

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MAMA Bike Rack | Matt Elton + Matteo Baldarelli

MAMA Bike Rack | Matt Elton + Matteo Baldarelli

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• May 18, 2011 • Comments (6)

MAMA Bike Rack, the first design collaboration by London based Matt Elton and Matteo Baldarelli. MAMA is a simple stylish solution to store your bike and all paraphernalia in one tidy place. The hard wearing powder coated finish allows you to secure the rack tot he wall, both inside and outside your home or store. […]

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Musical School Bilbao | Roberto Ercilla Arquitectura

Musical School Bilbao | Roberto Ercilla Arquitectura

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• May 17, 2011 • Comments (0)

Roberto Ercilla Arquitectura designed the Musical School in Bilbao, Spain. The new Conservatory of Bilbao is located on an exempt city block in the neighbourhood of Deusto, where it coexists with an important Metro station whose glass shell stands out ostensibly. Because of the possibility of an intervention on all of the surrounding space, the […]

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Sancho el Sabio Foundation | Roberto Ercilla Arquitectura

Sancho el Sabio Foundation | Roberto Ercilla Arquitectura

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• May 17, 2011 • Comments (0)

The Sancho el Sabio Foundation, dating from 1964, is the main documentation and investigation centre of Basque culture and history. Designed by Spaish firm Roberto Ercilla Arquitectura, the proposal involves the recovery of a former cemetery and based on that, the development of the remaining building. Because the programme contemplates important storage spaces, it was […]

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BIOmorphing Art Installation | Mauro Fassino

BIOmorphing Art Installation | Mauro Fassino

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• May 17, 2011 • Comments (0)

Shared by Mauro Fassino, an Italian artist from Turin. BIOmorphing is an art installation in Trento (Italy North East) designed for the national competition entry “Science en plein art” organized by Cittadellarte Fondazione Pistoletto, Fondazione Galleria Civica, PAV – Parco Arte Vivente and  Museo Tridentino di scienze naturali. The work describes the integration between humanity […]

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Naverket - Sodra Tennis Hall | Deve Architects

Naverket – Sodra Tennis Hall | Deve Architects

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• May 16, 2011 • Comments (1)

Shared by Deve Architects, Näverket is a competition entry for the Södra Tennis Competition in Sweden. How can wood construction be utilized to create the ultimate competitive tennis environment in Växjö, Sweden? After laying out a continuous tennis surface on the Södra Tennis site, a simple shell is created to enclose three indoor courts, while […]

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MOROSO project + MOON chair | Tokujin Yoshioka

MOROSO project + MOON chair | Tokujin Yoshioka

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• May 16, 2011 • Comments (0)

Designed by Japanese designer Tokujin Yoshioka, TWILIGHT is a project installed in MOROSO Showroom during Milan design week, it was to display new chair series “MOON“. “MOON” is a chair inspired by the beauty of the moon, its glowing light and shadows. The chairs express the full moon when seen from above; the half moon […]

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Linear House | Architects EAT

Linear House | Architects EAT

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• May 16, 2011 • Comments (3)

Designed by Australian architectural firm Architects EAT, Linear House is situated on a slight hill, 500m away from the Portsea back beach. The site is a relatively large and newly subdivided lot of 2600m2, and the client wanted a holiday house that will eventually become their permanent family home. Architects EAT calls the underlying principle of […]

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