Archive for December, 2011

The Van Gogh Air Tub - A Genuine Work of Art

The Van Gogh Air Tub – A Genuine Work of Art

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• December 8, 2011 • Comments (0)

The Van Gogh freestanding air tub is a part of the gorgeous Maestro collection by Hydro Systems. Named after the illustrious artist, who produced over 2,000 famous works in his lifetime, the Van Gogh air tub honors the Maestro French style. The thermal air system, composed of eight fully directional adjustable PVC jets producing thousands […]

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The Scotts Tower \ UNStudio

The Scotts Tower \ UNStudio

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• December 7, 2011 • Comments (0)

Ben van Berkel / UNStudio’s design for The Scotts Tower unveiled today in Singapore UNStudio’s design for The Scotts Tower in Singapore will be the first development to be unveiled today under the Far East Organisation’s new SOHO brand. Designed to conserve space whilst maximizing live/work/play areas, The Scotts Tower presents a new dimension of […]

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Coordinate \ Praktrik

Coordinate \ Praktrik

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• December 6, 2011 • Comments (1)

“Coordinate” is a collection of assemblable furniture. “Coordinate”; because, in order this designs be assembled all parts must be moved simultaneously and coordinated. Once assembled, the whole structure is very stable and can not be destroyed by moving just one or part of its elements. The inspiration comes from the interlocking burr puzzles where no […]

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Ensemble de bureaux Zac Seguin - Boulogne-Billancourt  \ ECDM architectes

Ensemble de bureaux Zac Seguin – Boulogne-Billancourt \ ECDM architectes

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• December 6, 2011 • Comments (0)

The creation of an emergent element is an opportunity to rethink the relationship between the new neighborhood of Le Trapèze and the Grand Paris area. This punctuation highlights the metropolitan character of the site by creating a landmark which can be viewed from afar. Because of its status, size and the culture, Le Trapèze is […]

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Quick "6 Must-Haves" for Every Hipster Apartment

Quick “6 Must-Haves” for Every Hipster Apartment

• December 6, 2011 • Comments (0)

What is Hipster? Hipster is a subculture of a man or woman in his/her 20′s or 30′s that thrives off of indie-rock, vintage furnishings, ironic/off-beat/untraditional art, skinny jeans, and liberal politics. If you are hipster or want to be a hipster, how would you decorate your living spaces? There are some what you would call […]

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Hilti Headquarters \ metroquadrado®

Hilti Headquarters \ metroquadrado®

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• December 4, 2011 • Comments (2)

For approximately 300 years cities have been growing, assimilating territory previously reserved for other functions like industry, warehousing/logistics, agriculture, etc. As this process develops, moving around these areas becomes more and more difficult: traffic becomes chaotic; polluting activities are forbidden close to residential and service areas; the price of land goes up. Existing functions tend […]

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Sur Mesure Restaurant \ Blossom Creative

Sur Mesure Restaurant \ Blossom Creative

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• December 3, 2011 • Comments (1)

“Sur Mesure” is a fast food restaurant that customers can make their sandwiches, salad or pasta with ingredients and sauce of their own choice, among a large selection… Let us now look at the works that have been carried out inside the restaurant. The previous owners had used the premises as a temporary employment agency. […]

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Cantilevered Glass Helical Staircase

Cantilevered Glass Helical Staircase

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• December 3, 2011 • Comments (2)

The house is privately owned prestigious residential development overlooking Gleneagles’ famous Queen’s Golf Course, sold by the world-famous five-star hotel and golf resort in Perthshire. The site, overlooking the third fairway of the Queen’s Course, is one of 13 in an exclusive gated development called Queen’s Crescent. At 21,000sq ft, it will be about five […]

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Floating \ MAIO

Floating \ MAIO

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• December 3, 2011 • Comments (0)

In this edition of Construmat 2011, the Glass Foundation of Barcelona stresses new potentials and future challenges of glass, researching and trialing new possibilities, both for its integration into the architectural field as for the development of new ways in order to move towards a more sustainable architecture. Structures of glass: traditionally, glass has been […]

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Season 1 Ep.1: UNStudio Amsterdam Pavilion - Great Spaces

Season 1 Ep.1: UNStudio Amsterdam Pavilion – Great Spaces

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• December 3, 2011 • Comments (1)

Shared by a New York-based architect Delaine Isaac, he has recently completed the first episode for “Great Spaces“: UNStudio Amsterdam Pavilion. The Amsterdam Pavilion was commissioned by the Battery Conservancy, is a gift from the Netherlands to New York in honour of 400 years of friendship. It was unveiled to public in September 2009, if […]

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