Archive for November, 2011

Northern Beaches Christian School Multi-purpose Hall \ Jones Sonter Architects

Northern Beaches Christian School Multi-purpose Hall \ Jones Sonter Architects

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• November 10, 2011 • Comments (0)

As part of the Federal Government’s BER initiative, this small private school, in Sydney’s northern suburbs, identified the need  for a multi-purpose hall to serve both primary and secondary students. The project had a very tight budget. However, the Client requested that the multi-purpose hall be designed in such a way as to create opportunities […]

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Casa Culver City \ DLFstudio

Casa Culver City \ DLFstudio

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• November 10, 2011 • Comments (0)

The original house was a massive monochromatic, cavernous, almost windowless building that was remodeled to create spacious, bright interiors with warm contemporary exterior finishes including hardwood for the roof eaves. The cozy interior consists of a living room, kitchen, dining, office, 2 bathrooms, 2 bedrooms, master ensuite and appointed with wood veneers + natural-colored tiles. […]

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Cascading Creek House \ Bercy Chen Studio

Cascading Creek House \ Bercy Chen Studio

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• November 9, 2011 • Comments (0)

Cascading Creek House was conceived less as a house and more as an extension and outgrowth of the limestone and aquifers of Central Texas. The primary formal gesture of the project inserts two long native limestone walls to the sloping site, serving as spines for the public wing and private wing of the house. The […]

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New balustrade design Iosa Ghini for Faraone presented at MADE EXPO 2011

New balustrade design Iosa Ghini for Faraone presented at MADE EXPO 2011

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• November 9, 2011 • Comments (0)

Massimo Iosa Ghini designs for Faraone the balustrade Lumina, a perfect marriage between functionality and aesthetics, where the lightness and the technical elements create an innovative and versatile product. The aluminum frame blends harmoniously with the surrounding architecture and Lumina becomes a design element that draws the spaces with light. The LED illumination is behind […]

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Rider Levett Bucknall launches Free Cost App

Rider Levett Bucknall launches Free Cost App

• November 6, 2011 • Comments (0)

Global construction and property advisor Rider Levett Bucknall has launched its free cost-based app for desktop PCs and smartphones at World Architecture Festival 2011. The Rider Levett Bucknall Intelligence App enables users to access instant cost data, market trend information and analysis without any subscription or purchase fees. For those without access to a smartphone, […]

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IFAC 2012 "International Festival of Art & Construction"

IFAC 2012 “International Festival of Art & Construction”

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• November 6, 2011 • Comments (0)

IFAC (International Festival of Art & Construction) is organizing the festival of art and construction “IFAC 2012″ for next summer. + About IFAC It is an initiative of the nonprofit association “self-sufficent movement” which seeks to promote the philosophy of self-sufficiency in society, invest aggressive consumer trends, encourage and disseminate self-sufficient practices, investigate and explore […]

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Recladding proposal for Puskinsky Cinema \ in square lab + and black studio

Recladding proposal for Puskinsky Cinema \ in square lab + and black studio

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• November 6, 2011 • Comments (0)

in square lab proposed the recladding project for Puskinsky Cinema, Moscow, Russia. The proposal seeks to reconnect the Cinema back to the city through a series of site driven interventions; reviving the glory of the cinema and providing an icon to the city of Moscow. Symbiotic Facade – Pushkinsky Cinema Located in the heart of […]

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Thematic group exhibition: [global] Crisis & Design

Thematic group exhibition: [global] Crisis & Design

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• November 5, 2011 • Comments (0)

[global] Crisis & Design ver.1.0: Living in the Crisis Era, between Anxiety and Desire Architects and Designers in New York City Team up to Develop Projects Addressing Currents Global Issues Thursday, November 17– Saturday, December 3, 2011 Opening reception and book launch: Thursday, November 17, 6 – 8pm The Institute of Multidisciplinarity for Art, Architecture […]

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Paris la Defense CBD - Jardins de l'Arche \ AWP

Paris la Defense CBD – Jardins de l’Arche \ AWP

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• November 5, 2011 • Comments (0)

AWP has won the competition to deliver a master plan for the development of all urban spaces in the La Défense central business district, Paris. Our vision at this stage of the process consists in developing, as the major point, spatial continuity with as few separate elements as possible… This spatial continuity is the provison […]

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Origamo \ Studio 06

Origamo \ Studio 06

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• November 3, 2011 • Comments (0)

Origamo is an elegant living room table. The name derived from Japanese art of paper folding, because Origamo made using a rectangular plate of metal, folded and engraved with laser cutting to give him strength and charisma. The main feature is that from every direction you look is always different shape thanks to the meticulous […]

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