Category: Architecture

Casa Fez by Alvaro Leite Siza | Photography of FG+SG

Casa Fez by Alvaro Leite Siza | Photography of FG+SG

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• November 16, 2010 • Comments (0)

Portuguese photography studio FG+SG shared with us their latest work of Casa Fez which was designed by Alvaro Leite Siza. + Project credit / data Project: Casa Fez Location: Porto, Portugal Architect: Alvaro Leite Siza Photography: FG+SG | http://www.ultimasreportagens.com + All images courtesy Fernando Guerra / FG+SG

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DSBA + upgrade.studio won the 1st prize in Taiwan Tower Conceptual International Competition

DSBA + upgrade.studio won the 1st prize in Taiwan Tower Conceptual International Competition

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• November 15, 2010 • Comments (7)

“FLOATING OBSERVATORIES” Proposal by Dorin STEFAN’s DSBA, Mihai CARCIUN and upgrade.studio wins the “Taiwan Tower” Conceptual International Competition. Starting from the ‘geographical’ visual of Taiwan – which is an island resembling a leaf – we have developed the concept of the technological tree: we have designed 8 spatial leaves (with eight being a propitious number […]

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Cigadung House | designstudio

Cigadung House | designstudio

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• November 14, 2010 • Comments (2)

Indonesia-based architectural firm designstudio has designed the Cigadung House in Indonesia. + Project description courtesy designstudio It is a concept of stacked house/villa approached in an urban site at Jalan Cigadung, Bandung, and West Java, Indonesia. It derives from the ‘crowd’ of its residential complex that challenges us to recreate the program within the site. […]

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C. F. Moller Architects as final winner of Kristiansund Opera and Cultural Centre

C. F. Moller Architects as final winner of Kristiansund Opera and Cultural Centre

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• November 12, 2010 • Comments (0)

This summer, C. F. Moller Architects & Space Group / Brisac Gonzalez won the shared first prize in the international architectural competition to design the new opera and culture house in Kristiansund. Congratulation to C. F. Moller Architects who have been selected as final winner. Here are some of new images of the project, or […]

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Rufo House | Alberto Campo Baeza

Rufo House | Alberto Campo Baeza

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• November 12, 2010 • Comments (1)

Carlos Lozano shared with us his recent work of Rufo House which was designed by Spanish architect Alberto Campo Baeza. + Architect’s statement courtesy Alberto Campo Baeza The brief was to build a house on a hilltop outside of the city of Toledo. The hill faces southwest and offers interesting views of the distant horizon, […]

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Zaisa Office Tower | Hoz Fontan Arquitectos

Zaisa Office Tower | Hoz Fontan Arquitectos

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• November 11, 2010 • Comments (0)

Spanish architectural firm Hoz Fontan Arquitectos recently has completed the Zaisa Office Tower in Irun, Spain. Located close to the border between Spain and France, the new office tower is the last building of the Zaisa transportation hub in Irun, and houses Zaisa’s headquarters and rental office space. The tower is inserted in front of […]

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Parking Sonvida Basel | HHF architects in collaboration with ARchos Architektur

Parking Sonvida Basel | HHF architects in collaboration with ARchos Architektur

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• November 9, 2010 • Comments (6)

Switzerland-based architectural firm HHF architects, in collaboration with ARchos Architektur designed the Parking Sonvida Basel. The project is located on the outskirts of Basel and is part of a new housing project with different sized villas and small apartment buildings. The underground parking is designed as an underground street (approximately 150m long) which allows to access […]

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OODA + OOIIO wins Merit Award in Taiwan Conceptual Tower International Competition

OODA + OOIIO wins Merit Award in Taiwan Conceptual Tower International Competition

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• November 9, 2010 • Comments (1)

Portuguese-based architectural design office OODA & OOIIO win Merit Award in Taiwan Conceptual Tower International Competition. The competition intention was to create a pioneering and innovative design concept which will stand as a new-age landmark and a symbolic voice to the world of Taiwan’s new spirit. The Tower was planned to be at least 300-meter […]

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Bella Sky launches in 6 months

Bella Sky launches in 6 months

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• November 7, 2010 • Comments (2)

Right now the construction of the Bella Sky hotel in Copenhagen is the largest building site in Denmark. In only 6 months Bella Sky will open as one of Scandinavia’s largest and most spectacular hotels Visually the hotel will be characterized by the two leaning towers, creating a spectacular and unspoiled view over the green […]

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Hospice Sondergaard | Henning Larsen architects

Hospice Sondergaard | Henning Larsen architects

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• November 5, 2010 • Comments (0)

Danish architectural practice Henning Larsen architects has designed the Hospice Søndergaard. The purpose of Hospice Søndergaard was to offer terminal patients as much quality of life and dignity as possible in the concluding part of life. The physical surroundings should be dignifying and inspiring – regardless if you are a patient, nurse or relative. Henning […]

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