Archive for October, 2011

'Liquid Space' at Lumiere UK 2011

‘Liquid Space’ at Lumiere UK 2011

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• October 26, 2011 • Comments (0)

The exhibition ‘Lumiere‘ will illuminate Durham’s historical buildings, streets and bridges for four nights; including a special exhibition of the interactive light artwork ‘Liquid Space‘. Lumiere 2011 Artichoke, 17-20 November, Durham UK. LIQUID SPACE 6.0 is an interactive space that becomes physically bigger, smaller, and brighter in relation to human behavior. As an organic fusion […]

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Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art \ Janis Leonard Design Associates

Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art \ Janis Leonard Design Associates

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• October 25, 2011 • Comments (1)

MDO recently collaborated with Janis Leonard Design Associates for the new Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art (SMOCA) Lounge space- lounge grand opening is just before Halloween – October 28. A redesign of existing gallery space- the client needed an area that would serve to contrast yet mirror the modernity of the art on the walls, […]

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BIG Transforms Transitlager in Switzerland

BIG Transforms Transitlager in Switzerland

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• October 25, 2011 • Comments (0)

BIG wins an invited competition to renovate and extend an existing 1960′s concrete warehouse situated in a Basel industrial district which is being transformed into an alternative Arts District. The stacking of two complimentary structures – one on top of the other – has generated a new take on the typology of the communal courtyard. […]

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Walk-in Cinema \ Suyabatmaz Demirel architects

Walk-in Cinema \ Suyabatmaz Demirel architects

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• October 25, 2011 • Comments (0)

The Walk-in cinema inside SALT Beyoglu building is almost a cul-de-sac attached to Istiklal Street, one of the most important pedestrian zones of Istanbul. As the name also suggests, this is an open space which is connected to the Istiklal street via the ground area of the building. The lack of any doors makes the […]

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On the corner \ EASTERN design office

On the corner \ EASTERN design office

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• October 24, 2011 • Comments (1)

We want to highlight the discarded lot from the urban framework by emphasizing its shape, building architecture similar to illusion. An illusion required by the town people. Reality that is similar to an illusion that one town has something to do with someone.  EASTERN design office A castle where the boys and girls of the […]

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Keyhole House \ EASTERN design office

Keyhole House \ EASTERN design office

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• October 24, 2011 • Comments (0)

Japanese architectural practice EASTERN design office has recently completed the Keyhole House. The facade of this house has the shape of a keyhole. A key to open “my house”, which is standing along a narrow street of a crowded town, is designed as a key itself on the façade of this house. A house can […]

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The Patient Gardener \ Visiondivision

The Patient Gardener \ Visiondivision

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• October 24, 2011 • Comments (0)

Visiondivision was invited as guest professors by Politecnico di Milano for their week-long workshop MIAW2. The workshop, playing with the metaphor of forests, aimed to generate new visions to explain the contemporary and immediate future ways of being in the spirit of green design, resilience, recycling, and ethical consciousness. Our intention with our project was […]

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Bookbox Loft \ mode:lina architekci

Bookbox Loft \ mode:lina architekci

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• October 24, 2011 • Comments (0)

mode:lina architekci proudly presents Bookbox Loft. The client unconsciously dictated to mode:lina the design. We love open space and flexible solutions, but we need cosy rooms and privacy as well. We love to be noisy; talk loudly while eating, listen to loud music etc. but at the same time J. Is an early bird and I’m […]

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Zaha Hadid: Form In Motion at Philadelphia Museum of Art

Zaha Hadid: Form In Motion at Philadelphia Museum of Art

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• October 23, 2011 • Comments (0)

Installation Design by Zaha Hadid Creates Dynamic Setting for Exhibition of Her Recent Product Designs Zaha Hadid: Form in Motion (September 17, 2011 – March 25, 2012) Exhibition Gallery, Perelman Building Zaha Hadid, one of the most innovative architects of the twenty-first century and the first woman to receive the renowned Pritzker Architecture Prize in […]

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Reopening of Hotel du Marc

Reopening of Hotel du Marc

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• October 23, 2011 • Comments (0)

After four years of renovations, the 19th century neoclassic private mansion of the House of Veuve Clicquot Ponsardin located in Reims (France), has been entirely restored – from the façade which was severely damaged in the first World War, to the updated interior design. The renovation work has involved many different talents, ranging from professionals […]

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