Archive for October, 2011

Darling Quarter \ ASPECT Studios

Darling Quarter \ ASPECT Studios

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• October 31, 2011 • Comments (0)

ASPECT Studios has just completed a transformation of the public domain of Darling Harbour. This public domain project, commissioned by SHFA and Lend Lease now known as Darling Quarter, is a major place-making project for Sydney with a world class children’s playground as its centre piece. At over 4000m2 it is the largest in the […]

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Renova Sao Paulo Competition \  AUM arquitetos

Renova Sao Paulo Competition \ AUM arquitetos

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• October 30, 2011 • Comments (2)

The Renova SP Contest, held by the City of São Paulo, Brazil, was a National Competition to select the best proposals for 22 different areas of the city to redevelop and urbanize slums and risky areas of the capital. Urban Design The development plan proposed for Jardim Japão I, a neighborhood of predominantly industrial use […]

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Call to Rotterdammers: I Make Rotterdam

Call to Rotterdammers: I Make Rotterdam

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• October 30, 2011 • Comments (0)

Call to Rotterdammers: Make Rotterdam The 5th International Architecture Biennale Rotterdam and architecture firm ZUS launched the first project of ‘I Make Rotterdam’. To ensure our cities remain habitable in the future, we must conceive, design and manage them differently. That is the message of the 5th International Architecture Biennale Rotterdam (IABR): Making City. It […]

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"The Bullhorn" International Design Competition

“The Bullhorn” International Design Competition

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• October 30, 2011 • Comments (0)

Part of the World Design Capital Helsinki 2012 programme “The Bullhorn” International design competition invites architects to improve the living environment of urban dwellers. Cembrit, a company specialising in the manufacture of fibre cement based building materials, is organising an international architecture competition. The theme of the competition being urban transit areas. Cembrit invites architects […]

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Myer Department Store Fixture Design  \ Peddle Thorp Architects

Myer Department Store Fixture Design \ Peddle Thorp Architects

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• October 29, 2011 • Comments (0)

Peddle Thorp Architects undertook the interior store planning and fixture design of the 3 top floors in the newly refurbished flagship MYER store in Melbourne. This department store receives the “Store Design of the Year Award” at the 2011 Oracle World Retail Awards. Myer is Australia’s largest department store group and has been a market […]

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Sports Park Stozice \ SADAR + VUGA architects

Sports Park Stozice \ SADAR + VUGA architects

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• October 29, 2011 • Comments (1)

The Sports Park Stozice is a hybrid project. Its realization is the result of the publicprivate partnership between the city of Ljubljana and Grep Development Company. SADAR + VUGA, the architects responsible for the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Slovenia in Ljubljana, have again designed a project whose influence reaches beyond the boundaries of […]

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Quada Chair \ Sand & Birch

Quada Chair \ Sand & Birch

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• October 28, 2011 • Comments (1)

Quada chair is realized under the sign of a profitable collaboration between Sand & Birch Design and the new brand Blueside – Emotional Design, born from the long-standing and professional italian company Steroglass, who’s trying to face new challenges in the field of furniture design. Sand & Birch and Blueside share a common sense of […]

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The Research Data is in: Brick is officially the most thermally efficient building material

The Research Data is in: Brick is officially the most thermally efficient building material

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• October 27, 2011 • Comments (0)

Research by Think Brick Australia in collaboration with The University of Newcastle’s faculty of engineering has shown that Brick is officially the most thermally efficient building material. + Press release The Research Data is in: Brick is officially the most thermally efficient building material New research undertaken by Think Brick Australia, in collaboration with The […]

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San Pablo Group Corporate Offices \ spAce arquitectura

San Pablo Group Corporate Offices \ spAce arquitectura

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• October 26, 2011 • Comments (1)

Upon entering the space we find an open reception area in a circular form which embraces you as you open the elevator door, this reception area is flanked by two stained-glass windows in blue tones with abstract graphics of medicines and when looked at closely these are infinitely deep. At the center and as the […]

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Jonny The Saint \ Mobius Architects

Jonny The Saint \ Mobius Architects

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• October 26, 2011 • Comments (0)

One of the first interior designs located at the attic of the old tenement house in Cracow adapted for an apartment with a mezzanine. The concept assumed to redesign the common part consisting of a kitchen and a dining room to a living room with a fire place, a wardrobe sheltered by the entry door, […]

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