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Bo Zen Bar in Braga \ Central Arquitectos

Bo Zen Bar in Braga \ Central Arquitectos

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• March 16, 2013 • Comments (1)

Joao Morgado shared with us his recent interior photography, the project is Bo Zen Bar located in Braga, designed by Central Arquitectos, exploring the creation of a noble and refined place with a strong oriental inspiration. The challenge proposed was to design a Bar located in a preexisting building whose concept was to create a space with the […]

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The Thin-K table with wood top only 6 mm thick

The Thin-K table with wood top only 6 mm thick

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• March 13, 2013 • Comments (0)

New input for one of the bestsellers by Kristalia, the Thin-K table designed by Luciano Bertoncini. Now, the aluminium tops are also available in genuine wood veneer with brush-effect, a technique that highlights the natural grain of wood. It is still a challenge for Kristalia and the designer to keep an extremely thin top: only […]

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"CANCAN" Coat hanger for WEWOOD \ GUDCONSPIRACY

“CANCAN” Coat hanger for WEWOOD \ GUDCONSPIRACY

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• March 13, 2013 • Comments (0)

WEWOOD’s philosophy is to enhance the high-end joinery, the raw material (hardwood), the innovation and the Portuguese design in each produced piece, never forgetting the work of employees, partners and suppliers, thus we feel proud to be part of WEWOOD’s family. WEWOOD is a partnerships’ platform with designers, architects and young talents, which has as […]

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Jike Idea - Container innovative building \ Beijing Jikerzhicheng

Jike Idea – Container innovative building \ Beijing Jikerzhicheng

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• March 12, 2013 • Comments (2)

‘Jike Idea’ is the first container garage that accomplished by Beijing Jikerzhicheng Product Design Consulting Co., Ltd. This work concept origins from Lvshe’s theme activity in 2012, ‘dragging the box to travel’. ‘Jike Idea’ is prepared for this activity. After it is finished, the container carrying designers travelled 6000km from Beijing to Jiuzhaigou. In this […]

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ROLHA side table \ Gonçalo Campos

ROLHA side table \ Gonçalo Campos

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• March 10, 2013 • Comments (0)

Cork is a very special material with qualities that make it perfect for a wide range of technical applications, while being environmentally sustainable, reason why it has seen a great appreciation in the last few years. Most of its harvesting and production is also based in Portugal, because of the particularly favourable climate to it’s […]

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Boll Lamp for Atelier-D \ Jonathan Dorthe

Boll Lamp for Atelier-D \ Jonathan Dorthe

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• March 9, 2013 • Comments (0)

The Boll Lamp is inspired by Scandinavian design and is handmade in Montreal out of a light birch structure, which is wrapped in bands of sycamore veneer. This sculptural lamp is created with bands of different widths, assembled to create an elleptical shape. When the light is turned on, the particular woven grain of the […]

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P50 Apartment Renovation VdC01 \ A2OFFICE

P50 Apartment Renovation VdC01 \ A2OFFICE

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• March 9, 2013 • Comments (0)

This intervention was made in an apartment located in a rooftop penthouse, with 18 years old, with a dark and heavy interior. It was asked to do the best intervention possible spending a small budget, previously defined. Two decades ago, the initial design did not anticipate the need for a toilet placed in the social […]

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PLATAFORMA ZERO \ A2OFFICE

PLATAFORMA ZERO \ A2OFFICE

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• March 9, 2013 • Comments (0)

  A small space with just over 20m ² was the site for the deployment of this kiosk in the Casa da Música Metro Station in the city of Porto, Portugal. This project was based on the idea of “pause”. Pause between commuting routes (home-work-home, home-school-home, etc.) where one color dominates: the yellow. As in […]

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one2free MEGASTORE \ Clifton Leung Design Workshop

one2free MEGASTORE \ Clifton Leung Design Workshop

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• March 8, 2013 • Comments (0)

Clifton Leung, a veteran in retail shop design has recently completed a revolutionary retail project for one2free, witnessing the birth of the biggest mobile store in the city. The unconventional design and the brand new customer experience have taken the mobile retail industry by storm. For one2free Megastore debut, our design must fulfill the client’s […]

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Culture Island \ UGO architecture

Culture Island \ UGO architecture

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• March 7, 2013 • Comments (0)

Culture island – model of a public library for a small towns up to 15 thousand inhabitants. The starting point for creating the architectural concept of a model municipal public library was the research carried out in 2010 by the Office for Readership Research of the National Library and the Public Opinion Research Centre TNS […]

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