Archive for September, 2012

Evry's project \ Beckmann-N'Thepe Architects

Evry’s project \ Beckmann-N’Thepe Architects

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• September 23, 2012 • Comments (0)

This project is part of the scheme to reconsider urban identity in the Centre Urbain, the new neighbourhood that is the emblem of the future Evry. Rows, set back buildings, an interplay of terraces, and “urban windows” create an openness towards the heart of the small island. The heart of the development is a landscaped […]

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Single Family House in Rue de Nice \ Beckmann-N'Thepe Architects

Single Family House in Rue de Nice \ Beckmann-N’Thepe Architects

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• September 23, 2012 • Comments (0)

Designed by Beckmann-N’Thepe Architects, this is a three-storey private house with basement, facing east/north-east on the rue de Nice and west/sout-west across its courtyard. It is clad in puttycoloured concrete from top to bottom, which makes it look as if it is cut from a single block. Its colour, echoing that of the stone or […]

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Altaya Etc Wine Shops \ Kokaistudios

Altaya Etc Wine Shops \ Kokaistudios

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• September 23, 2012 • Comments (0)

Kokaistudios designed the two thematic Etc Wine Shops, a new brand created by high end wine distributor Altaya in Hong Kong, China. The intent of the brand is to create an innovative way to support wine culture in Asia where the fast rising interest in wine has led to a proliferation of wine retailers characterized by very traditional […]

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Stedelijk Museum opened by the Queen Beatrix

Stedelijk Museum opened by the Queen Beatrix

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• September 23, 2012 • Comments (0)

The new levitated superstructure contains exhibition space, a restaurant, a shop and the new entrance. Arup is responsible for the structural design and the lighting design. Designed by Benthem Crouwel Architects, the new building, popularly called ‘the Bath Tub’, adds over 9,000m2 to the historic museum building. This includes programme space as well as 3,400m2 […]

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Patchwork City Masterplan \ OOIIO Architecture

Patchwork City Masterplan \ OOIIO Architecture

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• September 23, 2012 • Comments (1)

Madrid-based OOIIO Architecture has developed a large Masterplan Project to organize the future growth of Linkoping, a 100.000 inhabitants city in the South of Sweden. Linkoping is well-known for its Technological Industries and for its university, with more than 30.000 students. This is why the local authorities wanted to develop a new kind of Masterplan, […]

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Grid Sofa \ Kim HyunJoo studio

Grid Sofa \ Kim HyunJoo studio

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• September 22, 2012 • Comments (0)

‘Grid’ sofa shows modern style with the grid line instead of classic style with embossed leather sofa. The bright, highly saturated color of it makes a cheerful atmosphere. An unstructured cubic feet provides a visual pleasure such as blocks or Tetris game. It has been installed on the lobby of SK group PR building in […]

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Let's create a walk-through video with Lumion visualization software

Let’s create a walk-through video with Lumion visualization software

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• September 22, 2012 • Comments (0)

Architect visualization revolution With the new Lumion visualization software, architects can finally render walk-through videos in minutes. We have heard it all before: – Visualization takes too much time with slow work-flow and complicated software. – It takes weeks to render a walk-through video. – Visualization is for CG artists and 3D designers, not for […]

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Architects Association Headquarters Competition: 2nd Prize \ lab07 + JMV Architects

Architects Association Headquarters Competition: 2nd Prize \ lab07 + JMV Architects

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• September 19, 2012 • Comments (0)

The Architects’ Association of the State of Veracruz launched an open architectural design competition for its headquarters to be located in the city of Cordoba. The mission of the Architect’s Association in Mexico is to promote the architectural profession developed within the highest standards of legal, moral, and responsible practice while promoting professional development, public […]

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New Entrance building Jaarbeurs \ Liong Lie architects

New Entrance building Jaarbeurs \ Liong Lie architects

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• September 18, 2012 • Comments (0)

Jaarbeurs Utrecht is taking its first steps in building a new Entrance in collaboration with Liong Lie architects. With the development of a wonderful new space, named the Galaxy and a new Entrance, the Jaarbeurs gets an innovative and contemporary appearance. With the aim to create a sustainable society Liong Lie architects believe in creating […]

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Offices Blaak 8 Rotterdam \ GROUP A

Offices Blaak 8 Rotterdam \ GROUP A

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• September 18, 2012 • Comments (0)

Recently the new office building Blaak 8 in the center of Rotterdam was completed, after which the organisation of Stedin has moved into the premises. Commissioned by real-estate developer Blauwhoed, GROUP A has in collaboration with Dreissen architects designed the building. Massing and Program This prominent and dynamic area along the Blaak in Rotterdam, has […]

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