Archive for 2012

Garde-robe Nationale \ Dieter Vander Velpen

Garde-robe Nationale \ Dieter Vander Velpen

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• October 2, 2012 • Comments (0)

Garde-robe Nationale is a womenswear boutique in the Nationalestraat (hence the name), located in the heart of the fashion neighbourhood in Antwerp. It can be found between the flagship stores of Dries Van Noten, Ann De Meulemeester and others. The shop has been a well established shop stop for 10 years, but the interior got […]

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Edgecliff Medical Centre \ ENTER Projects

Edgecliff Medical Centre \ ENTER Projects

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• October 2, 2012 • Comments (0)

ENTER Projects recently have completed the Medical Centre specialising in the treatment of Autistic Children. At 150sqm, the project was modest in its footprint but sets a clear example of digitally fabricated interiors, and a prototype to see how these projects perform. In early conversations with the client, priorities were quickly realised: 3 radiating treatment […]

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XS Apartment \ Spaceworkers

XS Apartment \ Spaceworkers

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• October 2, 2012 • Comments (0)

The project consists of the renovation of an apartment that will provide housing to a young couple. The building where it belongs, is from the late 70, a time characterized by intense fragmentation and the small areas (60m2). Thus, the premise of this work was the definition of a functional layout where the internal space […]

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Compas Chair \ Patrick Norguet

Compas Chair \ Patrick Norguet

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• October 2, 2012 • Comments (0)

Patrick Norguet has finished another important design project with Kristalia: Compas, an attractive stackable chair that can be used indoors or outdoors (thanks to its materials). The seat and back are in polypropylene, whereas the legs, in an upside-down V-shape, are in pressure die-cast aluminium with a weatherproof epoxy lacquer finish.

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Plassen Cultural Centre \ 3XN

Plassen Cultural Centre \ 3XN

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• October 2, 2012 • Comments (0)

3XN recently has completed the Plassen Cultural Centre in Norway. The Norwegian city of Molde has just 25,000 inhabitants, but every July the biggest stars of jazz and about 100,000 jazz enthusiasts flock to the town’s world famous international jazz festival. In designing the city’s new cultural center, the challenge faced by 3XN was to create […]

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Lath Tables \ Jonathan Dorthe

Lath Tables \ Jonathan Dorthe

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• October 1, 2012 • Comments (0)

These architectural tables are made from a thin laser-cut plywood, assembled to create volume. The top can be made from black acrylic to contrast the light structure, or can be made of natural wood. These sculptural tables create a nice contemporary ambiance and project geometric shadows. Designed by Montreal based Jonathan Dorthe for Atelier-D. + […]

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University Library Marne-la-Vallée \ Beckmann-N’Thepe Architects

University Library Marne-la-Vallée \ Beckmann-N’Thepe Architects

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• September 29, 2012 • Comments (1)

Beckmann-N’Thepe Architects recently has completed the University Library Marne-la-Vallée. The Beckmann-N’Thépé agency chose an audacious strategy for the design of the new Marne-la-Vallée university library, which resembles a mound of earth ‘torn from its natural environment,’ in harmony with its surroundings. ‘Between naturalism and terror, ‘the Marne-la-Vallée Library puts us in touch with our dreams – active, joyous, […]

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Intercam \ SPACE

Intercam \ SPACE

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• September 29, 2012 • Comments (0)

The design concept for the INTERCAM offices is based on providing customers with an atmosphere of solidity and reliability with a fun atmosphere inside while still capturing the essence of the bank. The project, located in the Lago Zurich building in Plaza Carso, consists of 3,800 m2, on two floors. The public floor is a […]

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Week in Self \ MJÖLK  Architects

Week in Self \ MJÖLK Architects

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• September 29, 2012 • Comments (0)

MJÖLK  Architects have completed this Week in Self in CESKÉ BUDEJOVICE HOUSE OF ART (DUM UMENÍ). Lying in wait A makeshift high seat was installed on the main square in Ceské Budejovice where it will stay for a month. It is situated high up so that it does not interfere with everyday life on the ground and […]

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Hopper, Alea, Romeo & Juliet \ Cult

Hopper, Alea, Romeo & Juliet \ Cult

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• September 29, 2012 • Comments (0)

Transform your backyard into a stylist retreat with Cult’s new pieces: Hopper – where beer culture meets design Familiar yet innovative The Hopper table, designed by Dirk Wynants, is a casebook example of the Extremis philosophy: gathering people around a piece of outdoor furniture which unites functionality and innovation. Hopper clearly bears resemblance to the traditional picnic […]

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