Archive for 2012

Workshop Steigereiland \ GROUP A

Workshop Steigereiland \ GROUP A

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• March 10, 2012 • Comments (0)

In a primarily residential area at the edge of IJburg in Amsterdam, a location has been set aside for the development of commercial buildings. The ‘comb-shaped’ development is situated along the water of the IJmeer, on the west side of the Steigereiland. GROUP A has designed a building which currently houses two companies: one company […]

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Daylighting Summer Course in Vicenza

Daylighting Summer Course in Vicenza

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• March 10, 2012 • Comments (0)

Daylighting Summer Course, Vicenza, Italy 8th-22nd July 2012 A Sustainable Design Approach based on Experimentation and Contemporary Architecture of the Venice Region. The University of Florida are holding a summer sustainable lighting design course, which we feel may be of interest to your association. We would therefore like to arrange with you the possibility of […]

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Mop House \ AGi architects

Mop House \ AGi architects

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• March 10, 2012 • Comments (0)

The site can be accessed from either side of the surrounding streets to allow for both a private and a public entrance. After moving along a curved wall that guides the visitor from the exterior of the plot into the center, one reaches the main entrance into the house. Upon entering through the main door […]

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Redfern Park \ JMD Design

Redfern Park \ JMD Design

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• March 8, 2012 • Comments (0)

Redfern Park is located in the suburb of Minto, 60 kilometres south-west of the Sydney CBD. Minto is an outer ring suburb currently undergoing a major urban renewal process as the result of changes to the State Governments public housing policy that is seeing the enclaves of the 1970’s being rebuilt as new socially diverse […]

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Jacaranda Park \ JMD Design

Jacaranda Park \ JMD Design

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• March 8, 2012 • Comments (0)

JMD Design were commissioned by Stockland to design document and provide construction quality advice for a feature park within a new subdivision project at Glenmore Ridge, Penrith. The eastern edge of the new park had been designed and built some ten years ago, hence the name Jacaranda Park. It was decided that the new park […]

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Elements \ WE architecture

Elements \ WE architecture

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• March 8, 2012 • Comments (0)

Elements is a Pilgrim Center located in a scenic mountain landscape in Western Norway. Elements is a visitors’ center in close connection to the wooden church, “Røldal stavkirke”, from the 13th century. Røldal Stavkirke is one of the best preserved wooden churches in Norway and the church is the most frequent pilgrimage destination in the […]

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Farum \ WE architecture

Farum \ WE architecture

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• March 8, 2012 • Comments (0)

Today suburbia is a typology that has been greatly criticized. We believe that suburbs have great potential in becoming qualified and generous spaces for the inhabitants. This competition was initiated by Realdania in order to create debate and visions for “The Suburbs of the Future”. Farum is today a fragmented suburb located 20 km from […]

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House by Bruno Pica + Carla Pica \ Photography by d10photo

House by Bruno Pica + Carla Pica \ Photography by d10photo

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• March 8, 2012 • Comments (0)

Portuguese photographer David Pereira of d10photo shared with us his recent photography of a house, this is a refurbishment project located in Lisbon (Portugal) and was designed by Architect Bruno Pica and Carla Pica. + Photographer: David Pereira of d10photo | http://www.d10photo.com/ + All images courtesy d10photo

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Arctic Research Facility \ Polar Ants

Arctic Research Facility \ Polar Ants

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• March 3, 2012 • Comments (0)

A team of four by Polar Ants (Lukasz Szlachcic, Anais Mikaelian, Laila Selim, Bita Mohamadi), having just finished an experimental, architectural project within the framework of the Design Research Lab at the Architectural Association. The statement Architecture defines, articulates and mediates the relationship between a physical environment and inhabitation. The primary investigation of this project […]

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Mountain Zhu Pedestrian Street \ Gerardo Mingo Arquitectos

Mountain Zhu Pedestrian Street \ Gerardo Mingo Arquitectos

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• March 2, 2012 • Comments (0)

The aim for the competition proposal to design a commercial pedestrian street with offices business, club houses and hotels, has been to become part of an active process that involves the appropriation and exploitation of a natural space with a powerful presence, creating an opportunity for a dialogue with the existing territory. The site has […]

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