Archive for August, 2012

Galerie Ashiya Schule \ Naoko Horibe

Galerie Ashiya Schule \ Naoko Horibe

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• August 28, 2012 • Comments (0)

Naoko Horibe recently has completed Galerie Ashiya Schule. Galerie Ashiya Schule manages and promotes contemporary artists. Because the lot is located on a corner facing a relatively lively street, the client requested an elegant exterior design that would symbolically represent the gallery. The oversized wooden doors fulfill this symbolic role, drawing visitors into a world […]

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Voivodeship Police Headquarters  \ POZNAN_PROJEKT + mode:lina architekci

Voivodeship Police Headquarters \ POZNAN_PROJEKT + mode:lina architekci

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• August 28, 2012 • Comments (0)

Pracownia Architektoniczna POZNAN_PROJEKT in collaboration with mode:lina architekci have designed the main entrance to the Voivodeship Police Headquarters in Poznan – situated in a building, which is a part of historic urban structure. The aim of this renovation was to adjust entrance for disabled users as well as set a new standard for Police interiors. […]

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E BAY - ISTANBUL \ O.S.O Mimarlik

E BAY – ISTANBUL \ O.S.O Mimarlik

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• August 26, 2012 • Comments (9)

The new office of “E-bay – Gitti Gidiyor” which is one of the most important players of e-trade in global and local markets is located in O.S.O Mimarlik’s Office Building in Istanbul Atasehir. The office is positioned on one floor of 2000m² with a ceiling height of 530cm. In line with the global trend of change […]

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"Mon Cheri urban life" \ NOVA architect gallery

“Mon Cheri urban life” \ NOVA architect gallery

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• August 23, 2012 • Comments (0)

A spirit of color In the centre of Tirana, in the characteristic district of “Tirana e Re”, we come across a coffee-bar with a unique style: “Mon Cheri urban life”, the second one of the “Mon Cheri” chain. Located in a characteristic neighborhood of Tirana, it has already been used as coffee before being totally […]

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Competition entry: Aqueous shower by Christian Harrup Design

Competition entry: Aqueous shower by Christian Harrup Design

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• August 23, 2012 • Comments (0)

The principles behind the design were forged from consolidating the functions of a shower within a simple easily recognisable profile that reworks our perception of what a shower should look like. There are two main functions that are behind Aqueous, a shower head and retractable shower unit concealed within one seemingly static sculptural form. Rotating […]

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Aphrodite's Lounge \ LK Architects

Aphrodite’s Lounge \ LK Architects

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• August 23, 2012 • Comments (0)

The existing villa is typical of the real estate boom in Cyprus. The main goal was its upgrade and the addition of some external floor space, essential for the Mediterranean climate. A new platform was constructed at the main level of the house, projecting as much as possible over the cliff in order to offer […]

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GREENville House \ Tonic Design

GREENville House \ Tonic Design

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• August 23, 2012 • Comments (1)

American architectural firm Tonic Design recently has won Matsumoto Prize for Modernist Residential Design. + All images and drawings courtesy Tonic Design

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Aki light by Studio Dreimann for ITRE

Aki light by Studio Dreimann for ITRE

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• August 21, 2012 • Comments (0)

This Aki light by Studio Dreimann for ITRE is an open structure made of CNC milled wood with six built-in LED strips. It is also available in a white or grey enameled finish.

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 Fort Werk aan't Spoel \ Rietveld Landscape

Fort Werk aan’t Spoel \ Rietveld Landscape

• August 20, 2012 • Comments (1)

Fort Werk aan ‘t Spoel Fort “Werk aan ‘t Spoel” is a national monument dating from 1794. Part of the New Dutch Waterline – a military defense line making use of intentional flooding – it served to protect one of the inundation locks. The municipality of Culemborg and Foundation Werk aan ‘t Spoel would like […]

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Competition entry: Ullswater Yacht Club \ PARKDESIGNED

Competition entry: Ullswater Yacht Club \ PARKDESIGNED

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• August 18, 2012 • Comments (0)

This design was fora new clubhouse at Ullswater Yacht club, it was a design competition run by the RIBA. The concept reflects the calmness and fluidity of the lake in its shape, in particular in its cross section, suggesting a strong reference to the curve of a boat or yacht’s hull. Modern boat construction methods […]

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