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King's Cross Station won Cultural Heritage / Europa Nostra Awards

King’s Cross Station won Cultural Heritage / Europa Nostra Awards

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• March 26, 2013 • Comments (0)

The transformation of King’s Cross Station by John McAslan + Partners is one of the winners of the 2013 European Union Prize for Cultural Heritage / Europa Nostra Awards, unveiled today by the European Commission and Europa Nostra. My warmest congratulations go to this year’s winners. The past can teach us a lot about the […]

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Ari Football \ Whitespace

Ari Football \ Whitespace

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• March 26, 2013 • Comments (0)

Whitespace recently has completed the Ari Football. The new 350 sq.m. four storey flagship for Ari Football is the largest multi-brand boot store in Southeast Asia designed to appeal to youthful Thai football fans. Whitespace collaborated with Adidas and Nike for the design of their areas, and also created the largest customization workshop in the region. The Whitespace […]

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Hidden House \ 123DV architecture

Hidden House \ 123DV architecture

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• March 25, 2013 • Comments (1)

123DV has recently designed the zero emission residential project. Ecological concept Generating its own energy The aim of the ecological concept is to achieve a zero emission house which can generate its own energy needs: It generates its own electricity from sun energy by the use of solar panels It collects earth heat or cold from […]

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Dutch Gambrel \ Serge Schoemaker Architects

Dutch Gambrel \ Serge Schoemaker Architects

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• March 21, 2013 • Comments (0)

Serge Schoemaker Architects has transformed and extended the attic of this charming Dutch house of the twenties in a radical way. The upper part of the roof construction was completely dismantled and the original rafters were replaced by laminated wood portal frames. The result is a bright, high and spacious attic. Dating from the early […]

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Futura \ Lulghennet Teklè

Futura \ Lulghennet Teklè

• March 19, 2013 • Comments (1)

From the design collection called Noèsis – in which movement becomes space – Futura is an expandable, flexible and functional modular storage unit with a stacked system. Futura expresses the concept of expanding an entire container object to make it wider in order to meet various functional needs into any home and office. The base […]

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The +table \ Fraaiheid

The +table \ Fraaiheid

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• March 16, 2013 • Comments (2)

Pure splendour from one sheet of wood Fraaiheid is a new Dutch design label led by three architects: Daniel Aw, Sjoerd Schaapveld and Rikjan Scholten. Their first item for sale is the +table , which was developed from their working experience in Dutch construction and their desire to make innovative products which easily appeal to a public who […]

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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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