As energy efficiency becomes more essential to our homes, it makes sense that in future interior design trends will change to reflect this. Already many modern homes, which are made to be as green as possible, are finding ways to make energy efficiency as stylish as possible – from using natural materials wherever possible in [...]
Archive for January, 2013
The intervention develops the necessary adaptions to reuse an old abandoned building like a senior residence. We propose a better relation between the garden-courtyard space and the building by itself, and the improvement of the principal access. We facilitate the movements in the parcel with clarity for its users. The access to the hall is [...]
WAMHOUSE of Karina Wiciak recently has designed Ubojnia & XII collection. The collection consists of 12 thematic interior designs, together with furniture and fittings, which in each part will be interconnected, not only in terms of style, but also by name. This is a combination of design and art.
Lausanne Jardins 2014 Competition: The Garden That Climbs The Stairs in Bilbao by Balmori AssociatesCategory: Landscape Tags: Competition, COR-TEN, Spain, Stair
In December, the ‘Jardin Urbain’ Association together with the Town Council of Lausanne announced that Balmori Associates is on the shortlist to create one of twenty-five mobile gardens in Central Lausanne, Switzerland. Selected from a pool of over 400 applicants, Balmori enters the second phase of the competition with the task to re-use an existing [...]
Newly built terraced house still in raw state fell into the hands of Pozna? based architects from mode:lina just in time because it turned out that: These structural concrete elements are just beautiful! and the lack of any walls immediately gave future users an overview on ground floor space. We love open space but is [...]
The 2 storey house is located on an 8 x 40 meters (24 x 120 feet) lot in the historical urban fabric of the city of Cartaxo, Portugal. It presents itself as a white volume over a transparent ground floor. A central patio and a garden allow the light to enter the different spaces of [...]