Archive for August, 2013

Kaptol staircases \ 'Firma' Sarajevo

Kaptol staircases \ ‘Firma’ Sarajevo

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• August 10, 2013 • Comments (0)

Kaptol staircases in Sarajevo were envisaged as homage and monument to the prominent poets of the Bosnian capital city. The main goal of the design team was to conceive this urban intervention as a completely new and distinctive urban space for Sarajevo. This was achieved by assigning additional cultural and educational qualities to the basic, […]

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T2 Headquarters \ Landini Associates

T2 Headquarters \ Landini Associates

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• August 10, 2013 • Comments (1)

Showcasing the creation of a new life for an old building, Landini Associates brief was to restore the former Collingwood industrial warehouse into the new headquarters base for T2. The aim was to respect and celebrate the original building, while creating a dramatic statement to represent the T2 company’s ethos. Throughout the building, timber beams, […]

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Antler chair \  Dongsung Jung

Antler chair \ Dongsung Jung

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• August 10, 2013 • Comments (0)

Antler? NO! Chair. “Antler chair” Antler shape was used as a design motif. Aluminum frame and fabric was used as the main ingredient It is light and simple, and can be used easily. with vivid color to target young people or single life style Design proceeded. Also, consider the aesthetics to the interior harmony which. […]

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T2B Tea Retail \ Landini Associates

T2B Tea Retail \ Landini Associates

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• August 10, 2013 • Comments (0)

T2B is a new tea-retailing concept for T2. The “B” stands both for “Brew” and “next” as in their second concept. Unlike its predecessor T2, T2B’s primary business is the sale of brewed tea to “take away” or to be consumed “on premise”. A small range of delicious tea based foods and over 200 packaged […]

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BIG creates a molehill for Bjarke’s old high school in Denmark

BIG creates a molehill for Bjarke’s old high school in Denmark

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• August 7, 2013 • Comments (0)

BIG with CG Jensen + EKJ + Grontmij have completed a new multi-purpose hall for the Bjarke Ingels’ former highschool Gammel Hellerup Gymnasium, north of Copenhagen, turning a courtyard into a new social meeting point and sports facility combined. BIG conceived a large multifunctional space that could be used for sports, graduation ceremonies and social […]

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Navis Offices \ RMW architecture & interiors

Navis Offices \ RMW architecture & interiors

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• August 7, 2013 • Comments (0)

Twenty-five years ago, two UC Berkeley PhDs founded Navis to solve operational challenges in storing containers on shipping vessels. Eventually the founders developed a complete terminal operating system that can handle the logistics of an entire shipyard, tracking movement of containers from the ships to trucks and railcars. Today, Navis represents 25 to 30% of […]

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Avis Magica - The Magic Bird  \ ARMARADA

Avis Magica – The Magic Bird \ ARMARADA

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• August 7, 2013 • Comments (1)

People are birds not seen, with wings raised within, knocking , floating, hovering, in cleaner air – which is the thought Nichita Stanescu, romanian writer The contest – The theme was based on the iconic landmarks of various cities: Paris – Eiffel Tower, Sydney – Sydney Opera House etc. Competitors had to design a specific […]

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Cesbron new headquarters \ BODREAU Architecte

Cesbron new headquarters \ BODREAU Architecte

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• August 6, 2013 • Comments (0)

The new headquarters of the company group Cesbron is situated in the midst of nature in Saint Sylvain d’Anjou, near Angers. The main building arises next to a basin of 1800 m², where the futuristic ovoid seams to float. Both structures are connected with a vitreous tunnel. The stunning architecture plays with the contrast of […]

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Cultural Center of Viana do Castelo \ Eduardo Souto de Moura

Cultural Center of Viana do Castelo \ Eduardo Souto de Moura

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• August 6, 2013

Joao Morgado shared with us his recent photography of the Cultural Center of Viana do Castelo. The Cultural Center of Viana do Castelo opened last 14th of July and its an amazing project designed by Pritzker award-winning Eduardo Souto de Moura. The cultural center of Viana do Castelo is a project inserted into the privileged space of […]

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Bamboo wall-clock for PLANKTON \ J.P.Meulendijks

Bamboo wall-clock for PLANKTON \ J.P.Meulendijks

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• August 5, 2013 • Comments (0)

J.P.Meulendijk has designed this Bamboo wall-clock for PLANKTON, the design was inspired by “MOTION CAPTURE” technique used in movies such as” Lord of the rings” + “Avatar”.  This big bamboo wall clock will catch your eye by changing shape when you walk around it. When you stand in front of the clock: the numbers are […]

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