Archive for 2012

Entrance hall in Shibuya \ TRES-ARCHITECTS OFFICE

Entrance hall in Shibuya \ TRES-ARCHITECTS OFFICE

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• August 8, 2012 • Comments (0)

TRES-ARCHITECTS OFFICE had a design of the entrance hall in Shibuya, Tokyo. Float in the air reception counter. Reception counter in the entrance hall of 4 companies share related to mobile communications. These companies have been developing software and hardware for the expansion of mobile communications in the future, while there are some elements that […]

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Mascotelos House \ ER Studio - Eric Rodrigues Arquitecto

Mascotelos House \ ER Studio – Eric Rodrigues Arquitecto

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• August 8, 2012 • Comments (0)

The project of a dwelling house in Mascotelos sees on its terrain a conceptual opportunity as well as a circumstance to which it cannot escape: a narrow lot with a slope of three meters between the two fronts, in a relatively rural environment. The accessibility is solved in fronts, an automotive access to the ground […]

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Organic Scapes and Architecture designed "Living Aleutian Home Design Competition"

Organic Scapes and Architecture designed “Living Aleutian Home Design Competition”

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• August 6, 2012 • Comments (0)

The shape of the building’s footprint is a direct result from wind studies. By combining the different wind charts, we arrived at the conclusion that the proper orientation and exterior shape should be modeled according to the direction of prevailing winds. This method prevents the structure from acting on strong wind loads, therefore avoiding friction […]

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The Heavy Rabbit \ Bongo Design

The Heavy Rabbit \ Bongo Design

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• August 6, 2012 • Comments (0)

Bongo Design has designed the Heavy Rabbit. The Heavy Rabbit is a exceptional piece of modern furniture. Each of the 31 steel elements is hand bended and welded together into a structural form with storage capabilities. + Designer: Bongo Design

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Ty Pren Eco-House \ Feilden Fowles

Ty Pren Eco-House \ Feilden Fowles

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• August 6, 2012 • Comments (0)

Situated in the midst of the Brecon Beacons, South Wales, this new build house was designed as an exemplar model of sustainable domestic architecture. It combines a passive solar design strategy, locally sourced materials and a vernacular form. The site lies within a conservation area and Green Field site on the border of the Brecon […]

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Polish Countryside Home \ UGO architecture

Polish Countryside Home \ UGO architecture

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• August 3, 2012 • Comments (0)

A house designed for a four-person family (two plus two). For people who value privacy and dream of a cottage which would be in harmony with the surroundings, but modern and unique at the same time. The house has been designed on a parcel of 2,000 square metres, adjacent to an old orchard to the […]

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Ben van Berkel / UNStudio designs the new UIC building ‘V on Shenton’ in Singapore

Ben van Berkel / UNStudio designs the new UIC building ‘V on Shenton’ in Singapore

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• August 1, 2012 • Comments (0)

Ben van Berkel / UNStudio have designed the new UIC building, ‘V on Shenton’, in the heart of Singapore’s Central Business District. The former UIC Building dominated the city skyline as Singapore’s tallest building for many years since its completion in 1973 and was part of an important collection of towers located along Shenton Way […]

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Aqua at Dover Street Market \ Zaha Hadid

Aqua at Dover Street Market \ Zaha Hadid

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• August 1, 2012 • Comments (0)

Dover Street Market has commissioned Zaha Hadid to design a site-specific installation to be showcased in their London store during the 2012 Olympic Games. Entitled “Aqua”, the concept references the formal language of Hadid’s renowned London Aquatics Centre. Designing for Dover Street Market is an exciting opportunity to install a piece inspired by the fluid […]

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Martian Embassy by LAVA Opens

Martian Embassy by LAVA Opens

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• July 31, 2012 • Comments (0)

And they’ve set up their very own embassy in inner city Sydney! The new embassy was designed by LAVA, with partners Will O’Rourke and The Glue Society, as a fusion of a whale, a rocket and a time tunnel, an immersive space of oscillating plywood ribs brought to life by red planet light and sound […]

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A Bar & Lounge Exclusively For Grand Hyatt Dubai \ Hirsch Bedner Associates

A Bar & Lounge Exclusively For Grand Hyatt Dubai \ Hirsch Bedner Associates

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• July 31, 2012 • Comments (1)

The vibrant bar and lounge is located in the Grand Hyatt Dubai and HBA brilliantly showcased their expertise in restaurant and bar design, drawing inspiration from the vibrancy of Dubai while offering the ultimate guest experience. Dubai is such a vibrant and culturally rich city that we did not have to look far for inspiration […]

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