Archive for March, 2012

Fable Mantle Clock \ Gilbert13

Fable Mantle Clock \ Gilbert13

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• March 24, 2012 • Comments (0)

A digitally crafted ornamental timepiece designed by Angela and Mark Gilbert from Manchester based design studio Gilbert13. “Fable” is a sculptural mantle clock which displays the time in an engaging and captivating way. The classically shaped domed cage frames a tranquil scene, the rotating tree moves with every second gently swaying the swing as time […]

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Winners of [AMSTERDAM] Iconic Pedestrian Bridge

Winners of [AMSTERDAM] Iconic Pedestrian Bridge

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• March 23, 2012 • Comments (0)

Last year, we introduced the calling of [AMSTERDAM] Iconic Pedestrian Bridge Competition. Recently the result is announced, we’re here to publish the top 3 winners and 7 honorable mentions out of 324 proposals. + Judge’s report 1st Place _Nicolas Montesano _Victor Vila _Boris Hoppek Country: Spain Team Type: Architect Registration Number: 039578 The winning project […]

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Clean CANAL Water \ Margot Krasojevic

Clean CANAL Water \ Margot Krasojevic

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• March 22, 2012 • Comments (0)

Clean CANAL Water is the proposal entry by Margot Krasojevic for the Competition Amsterdam footbridge 2012. Water management is still the most important function of Amsterdam canals. Without them, the city would drown. Circulating the water is also vital for sanitary reasons. In the days when windmills had to do the job, the stench of […]

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Cliff House \ Scott Allen Architecture

Cliff House \ Scott Allen Architecture

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• March 22, 2012 • Comments (0)

Tucked against the wall of a natural cliff and right on the water’s edge in Gig Harbor, Washington, this project answered the unique challenges of its site. The footprint for the new structure replaces an old guest house and boathouse, and was limited in its size by an agreement through a regulatory process. The design […]

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SCFashion shenyang \ OOBIQ Architects

SCFashion shenyang \ OOBIQ Architects

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• March 22, 2012 • Comments (0)

OOBIQ Architects tried to artistically interpret women’s most distinctive qualities in its recent interior design project – SCFASHION. SCFASHION store has been open for a few days. The fashion always remains dynamic. The designers practiced the broadest extension of artistic creativity, making this boutique into a fashion set. The sight of the special object, which […]

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Bayview Branch Library \ THA Architecture & Karin Payson A+D

Bayview Branch Library \ THA Architecture & Karin Payson A+D

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• March 22, 2012 • Comments (0)

Designed by THA Architecture in collaboration with Karin Payson A+D, this new library replaces an outdated facility, completed in 1969, with an enhanced neighborhood branch that celebrates the community’s unique history and culture. The 9,000-square-foot library is part of San Francisco’s voter-approved Branch Library Improvement Program, and is one of only eight new facilities from […]

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Peconic Bay Residence \ Stelle Architects

Peconic Bay Residence \ Stelle Architects

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• March 22, 2012 • Comments (0)

The house is sited on a bluff overlooking the bay within a grove of cedar and locust trees. Discrete volumes of varying public and private functions are organized around an axial promenade, extending to the outdoors. Single story volumes, separated by glass interstitial spaces, were utilized to lessen the overall impact of the structures while […]

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Spire \ Visiondivision

Spire \ Visiondivision

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• March 22, 2012 • Comments (0)

Spire is Visiondivision‘s competition entry for a new church in the small town of Våler, Norway. The church in the small town of Våler in Norway burned down and a competition was held to build a new one. We joined the competition with the following entry. It is in the rural church that the people […]

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AC Apartment \ Square ONE

AC Apartment \ Square ONE

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• March 20, 2012 • Comments (0)

In most of the interior refitting cases of a top floor apartment, the starting point is a compartmentalized space, and the result – an open space. However, in this case, the starting point was a penthouse with interior elevator, divided only by glass panels and curtains, obtaining two distinct apartments with shared exterior access to […]

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Chalet \ RBCH architects

Chalet \ RBCH architects

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• March 18, 2012 • Comments (0)

Situated in a residential area in Château d’Oex, this new building was thought as a replacement for the former house whose size and outer layer failed to meet present day standards for a family home. The structure of this new building is made of poles and beams as a reference to the local traditional chalet. […]

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