Archive for October, 2011

Facade VERBUND headquarters \ SOLID architecture

Facade VERBUND headquarters \ SOLID architecture

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• October 12, 2011 • Comments (0)

SOLID architecture just completed the facade of the Verbund Headquarter in the inner City of Vienna. 1. Starting point and the task set The headquarters of the Verbund AG is a block perimeter development built around a central courtyard in Vienna’s first district. It was erected between 1952 and 1954 to designs by Carl Appel […]

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Klassiker Lounge Chair \ Minwoo Lee

Klassiker Lounge Chair \ Minwoo Lee

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• October 11, 2011 • Comments (1)

Klassiker Chair is the first lounge chair designed by Minwoo Lee. There is no other objet has more memories of human body than chairs. The more chairs are touched by hands, the more our bodies will remember its structure. Chairs also become perfect architecture and beautiful objet with holding memories and history of human bodies. […]

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Top Lighting \ Minwoo Lee

Top Lighting \ Minwoo Lee

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• October 11, 2011 • Comments (0)

South Korean designer Minwoo Lee has recently created Top Lighting. Top is a lamp which interprets the form of traditional Korean tops to modern design. The tension can be found at the end of flow of body line and solid ash wood is used on tap to pursue the harmony within wood and steel. + […]

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Lexington Avenue Agency \ Masquespacio

Lexington Avenue Agency \ Masquespacio

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• October 10, 2011 • Comments (0)

Masquespacio has completed the Lexington Avenue Agency interior project. + Design statement by Masquespacio When our client contacted us he explained us he wanted to create a new model agency with the name Lexington Avenue Agency in our city, Valencia, with an urban but sofisticated image. Esto combinado con mobiliario blanco de oficina y un […]

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OKRA realizes architectonic intervention in Moscow at Sretenka Design Week

OKRA realizes architectonic intervention in Moscow at Sretenka Design Week

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• October 10, 2011 • Comments (0)

At the opening of the Sretenka Design Week two objects, designed by OKRA are placed on a prominent spot on Tsvetnoy Bul’var in Moscow. The objects are designed as a demonstration model for interventions in public realm in Sretenka, one of Moscow’s oldest neighbourhoods. The objects are exemplary for the way interventions in public realm […]

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East Oakland Sports Center \ ELS Architecture and Urban Design

East Oakland Sports Center \ ELS Architecture and Urban Design

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• October 9, 2011 • Comments (1)

To build a new sports center in Oakland’s Ira Jinkins Park and make fitness and recreation accessible to the low-income Brookfield neighborhood has been the city’s dream for more than 20 years. After San Francisco’s 2012 Olympics bid failed in 2002 and dashed plans to build an Olympic training center on the site, the city […]

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SAN LEO: The magic of the Floating Flame \ Iosa Ghini Associati

SAN LEO: The magic of the Floating Flame \ Iosa Ghini Associati

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• October 9, 2011 • Comments (0)

Palazzetti presents the new creation born out from collaboration with Massimo Iosa Ghini. The design is the most fascinating creative process: the winning projects often arise unexpectedly, suggested by a quick intuition, by a meeting that enriches the mind of new inspirations. That’s how San Leo born: few pencil lines on a sheet, a result […]

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1 concept 2 houses \ designstudio

1 concept 2 houses \ designstudio

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• October 6, 2011 • Comments (2)

Prefabrication house/modern contemporary tropical house as an alternative solution Rapid fire technological development and the elaboration of machinic aesthetic have a large contribution nowadays for us architects, designers, artists, engineers, and many other industries were affected. The main tasks for us are to adapt and also to be critical in terms of use, waste consideration, […]

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Harbour Brain Building - Preserving the void of the Venice Arsenale \ C+S associati

Harbour Brain Building – Preserving the void of the Venice Arsenale \ C+S associati

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• October 6, 2011 • Comments (1)

HBB architectural design intercepts the atmosphere of the Venice Arsenale: a sequence of void spaces temporararily occupied by objects (the ships) which had to be built, repaired or were simply housed. The program for the building is that to become the harbour station housing the computers which control the seaport trafic at the new Venice […]

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New exhibition of West Kowloon Cultural District plans opens in Hong Kong

New exhibition of West Kowloon Cultural District plans opens in Hong Kong

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• October 5, 2011 • Comments (0)

If you are now in Hong Kong, let’s take the chance to visit the new exhibition of West Kowloon Cultural District plans. The Plan is based on Foster + Partners’ City Park conceptual plan which earned enormous public support and was selected by the Board of WKCDA in March 2011 as the masterplan for the […]

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