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Frog Queen | Splitterwerk

Frog Queen | Splitterwerk

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• December 2, 2010 • Comments (0)

The Graz-based design collective SPLITTERWERK was commissioned to design this headquarters building for PRISMA Engineering, a machine and motor technology company also located in Graz. The objective was to design a structure which could house the company’s various research and development programs, and selectively showcase the work to a varied range of often competing clientele. […]

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The Extension and Alterations of a Private House | Tamir Addadi Architecture

The Extension and Alterations of a Private House | Tamir Addadi Architecture

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• November 28, 2010 • Comments (0)

London-based studio Tamir Addadi Architecture recently has completed the extension and alterations to a private house. The main aim of the project was to create a sense of unity between the back garden and the house, allowing nature to play a significant part in the daily activities of the family. The site of the project […]

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ONLY FOR WOMEN, Design Competition promoted by Area Declic, 3rd edition

ONLY FOR WOMEN, Design Competition promoted by Area Declic, 3rd edition

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• November 27, 2010 • Comments (0)

A CHAIR FOR MANY – Design for a better world Delivery Deadline: March 8th, 2011. Prizes: 1st place: € 1,500.00 2nd place: € 1,000.00 3rd place: € 500.00 This is an announcement of design competition ONLY FOR WOMEN, promoted by Area Declic and relating to its third edition. It is a competition exclusively open to […]

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Katameya Heights Residence | Alchemy Design Studio

Katameya Heights Residence | Alchemy Design Studio

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• November 27, 2010 • Comments (0)

Egypt-based Alchemy design studio recently has completed the interior project for Katameya Heights Residence in Cairo, Egypt.  Located in Katameya Heights, this residence stands out amongst its fellow homes in more ways than one, as the architecture and interior design are made unique by their altered nature. Alchemy’s Mohamed Fares began his transition from ordinary […]

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LAVA brings digital decoration to la Rinascente store window in Milan

LAVA brings digital decoration to la Rinascente store window in Milan

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• November 24, 2010 • Comments (0)

In Milan, Chris Bosse of Laboratory for Visionary Architecture [LAVA] has created a window installation for the famous Italian department store la Rinascente for its Contemporary Christmas Art windows. LAVA’s window installation is an origami coral reef using 1500 recycled and recyclable cardboard molecules that explores the intelligence of natural and architectural systems. In urban […]

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"Ready. Steady. Go!" Design in Public Space

“Ready. Steady. Go!” Design in Public Space

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• November 23, 2010 • Comments (2)

In the course of Design Month Graz 2010 the project “Ready. Steady. Go!” by architects Sandra Janser and Elisabeth Koller won the first prize in the design competition for the installation of a visual frame in the Jakomini district. The intention of this visual frame is to define the streets Jakoministraße and Klosterwiesgasse in order […]

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Getier Bench | Designerei Graz

Getier Bench | Designerei Graz

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• November 22, 2010 • Comments (0)

Austrian design studio Designerei Graz recently designed the Getier Bench. Getier, the bench named after its animal-like features, blends well into the environment of Mariahilferplatz (Graz / Austria) and allows a diversity of interpretation. The solid chain is both an anchor and a radius of motion and creates a playful variety of arrangements, which arouses […]

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LANDCARPET | Florian Pucher

LANDCARPET | Florian Pucher

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• November 19, 2010 • Comments (0)

LANDCARPET is a modern area rug, inspired by nature and farmed landscapes. It shows the world from straight above, as we usally see it only out of the window of a plane. A fascinating landscape image, a satellite-like aerial view to touch, LANDCARPET is a piece of nature in your apartment. As each country deals […]

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Mint House | epitaph

Mint House | epitaph

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• November 17, 2010 • Comments (0)

Japanese design studio epitaph has designed the mint private house located in Japan. + Project description courtesy epitaph This project is a reform of the house of 35 years old. This house is an one-storied house. The structure is a light gauge steel. The owner hoped to us for removing the partition wall that became […]

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Yoshizushi | epitaph

Yoshizushi | epitaph

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• November 17, 2010 • Comments (0)

Japanese design studio epitaph recently has completed the remodeling of the yoshizushi sushi shop in Japan. + Project description courtesy epitaph This project is remodeling of the sushi shop in Japan. This store which there was in the first floor of the building was redecorated with remodeling construction of the whole building and opened in […]

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