When Silicon Valley auto dealer Adam Simms chose a site on busy El Camino Real for his Fisker Automotive and McLaren Automotive dealerships, the new buildings had to stand out in the same way that the manufacturers’ cool, cleanly tailored vehicles stand out from the competition. Valerio Dewalt Train Associates designed two showrooms, each designed […]
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Historically significant Hambach Castle has been modernised and extended for restaurant use by architect Max Dudler. Max Dudler’s idea was to turn the accessible castle wall into a usable space. This he achieved through his choice of building material – using the same type of stone for the facades as had been used for the […]
A Swiss congregation commissioned Dutch-based practice Serge Schoemaker Architects to design a plan for the conversion of the prominently located ‘Villa Erica’ boarding school in Locarno. The design transforms the 6.100 m2 large complex from the seventies into thirty apartments. Built in 1978, the boarding school of the congregation Barmherzige Schwestern vom heiligen Kreuz is […]
BUCHMANN GALERIE Charlottenstrasse 13 D-10969 Berlin, Germany +49(0)30 258 999 29 www.buchmanngalerie.com April 27 – June 23, 2012 Berlin Gallery Weekend: Friday, April 27, 2012, 6-9 pm Saturday + Sunday, April 28 + 29, 11 am – 7 pm Weekdays: Tues. – Sat. 11 am – 6 pm The Buchmann Galerie is pleased to announce […]
Shared by EDITION29, this is the short fun video that features the incredible Ludwig Mies van Der Rohe twin glass tower apartments in Chicago built in 1949. + Check it out here for more information and images in our earlier story.
China Mobile Selects LEO A DALY to Design Three Buildings at its New International Headquarters CampusTags: China architecture, Color architecture, LEO A DALY
LEO A DALY, in collaboration with Local Design Institute WDCE, wins competition to design Phase 2, Plot B, of Campus China Mobile Ltd., one of the largest mobile telecommunications companies in the world, selected international architecture, planning, engineering, interior design and program management firm LEO A DALY to design three buildings at its new international […]
This is a neutral architectonic intervention that complements TOA’s (Taller de Operaciones Ambientales) landscaping master plan and Herzog de Meuron’s Museo de Arte Moderno y Contemporáneo (Modern and Contemporary Art Museum) located in the Parque Mirador Independencia of Guadalajara, Jalisco. The lookout-point and coffee?restaurant rivet the natural disemboguement of Av. Independencia but unobtrusively align to […]
This building is the result of a first prize in an open international competition in order to develop two different buildings on one plot. Mixing both programs into a single shape we obtained an strange concrete tree-like shape that contains in its interior the Dance School, and the surrounding space becomes a Museum. Later, this […]
Division1 has recently completed a new residential project in Dupont Circle. It is the first residential project in DC to have been issued a permit for gray water. The project also incorporates rain water system, radiant flooring, solar panels and Geo-thermal. This early 20th century row home located in the historic Dupont Circle neighborhood was […]