Category: Architecture

Renovation of the Stations of Oostlijn | GROUP A + Fabrique

Renovation of the Stations of Oostlijn | GROUP A + Fabrique

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• October 19, 2010 • Comments (0)

Architectural studio GROUP A and multi-disciplinary design agency Fabrique together have won the European tender for the renovation of the stations of Oostlijn of the Amsterdam Metro. According to the jury, the proposal by GROUP A / Fabrique not only ‘returns to the basics of the  original design’, but is also ‘a vision for the […]

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Alias Evolution | Maria Kadyrova + Sam Buckley + Martina Caddeo

Alias Evolution | Maria Kadyrova + Sam Buckley + Martina Caddeo

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• October 18, 2010 • Comments (3)

The team of Maria Kadyrova + Sam Buckley + Martina Caddeo shared with us their work which was done in their Master degree program in Scuola Politecnica di Design (Milano). Alias Evolution was an organic response to the brutality and minimalism of the host buidling and the surrounding environment, combining a fluid aesthetic with a […]

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LILLE Office Building | LAN Architecture

LILLE Office Building | LAN Architecture

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• October 17, 2010 • Comments (0)

LAN won the competition organized by SAEM EURALILLE to design an office building for Sogeprom/Projectim in Lille, France. The project is located in the Block 4.1-A, the last area to build of Euralille urban developement design by OMA in 1994. Is it possible to reaffirm the city in an architectural project? This question, shared by […]

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Ruin Academy in Taipei | Marco Casagrande

Ruin Academy in Taipei | Marco Casagrande

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• October 10, 2010 • Comments (1)

Finnish architect Marco Casagrande has successfully converted an abandoned apartment block into the Ruin Academy in Taipei, Taiwan. The Ruin Academy is operated in co-operation between Casagrande Laboratory / Finland and JUT Foundation for Arts & Architecture / Taiwan. It moves in-between architecture, sociology, environmental sciences (including urban design) and environmental art. The house used […]

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Medlac Pharma Office | Alvisi Kirimoto + Partners

Medlac Pharma Office | Alvisi Kirimoto + Partners

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• October 9, 2010 • Comments (0)

Rome-based architecture practice Alvisi Kirimoto + Partners designed the Hanoi / Vietnam: Medlac Pharma office, Italian pharmaceutical company specialized in dermatological products and trans-dermic plasters, has started its construction works for its new offices and plants, designed by Alvisi Kirimoto + Partners and situated in the Hoa Lac Hi-TechPark near the Vietnamese capital Hanoi Roman […]

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Center of Technical Services of LA Grande Motte City | N+B architects

Center of Technical Services of LA Grande Motte City | N+B architects

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• October 8, 2010 • Comments (0)

Center of Technical Services of LA Grande Motte City is one of the latest completed project designed by French architectural practice N+B architects. The project is part of a deep respect of the present natural elements while offering a determinedly contemporary image allowing a revival this site. The landscaped and architectural project presents a strong […]

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Lusail Iconic Stadium for Qatar 2022 | Foster + Partners

Lusail Iconic Stadium for Qatar 2022 | Foster + Partners

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• October 8, 2010 • Comments (1)

Lusail Iconic Stadium for Qatar 2022 is revealed at ‘Leaders in Football’ conference in London. As the venue for Qatar’s 2022 World Cup bid, the Lusail Iconic Stadium will provide a world-class football facility for 86,250 spectators during the opening ceremony, group games and final. Reflecting Doha’s culture and heritage, the stadium is designed to […]

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Marco De Gregorio's Digital Cocoon won 2nd prize for Silk Road Map competition

Marco De Gregorio’s Digital Cocoon won 2nd prize for Silk Road Map competition

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• October 5, 2010 • Comments (0)

Digital Cocoon, is the 2nd prize proposal designed by Italian architect Marco De Gregorio for the Silk Road Map competition, it would be exhibited in the Expo Shanghai from the 6 to 13th of October in the Italian Pavillion. The Silk Road has since the antiquity been a historical passage across the Eurasian continent and […]

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Sun Cap House | Wallflower Architecture + Design

Sun Cap House | Wallflower Architecture + Design

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• October 3, 2010 • Comments (0)

Singaporean architectural practice Wallflower Architecture + Design recently has completed the Sun Cap House located in Sentosa Cove, Singapore. Although the site was devoid of any development during the inception of the project, it was foreseen that the future built environment would be dense with neighbouring residences barely metres away on either side. The tropical […]

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Umeå School of Architecture | Henning Larsen Architects + White Arkitekter

Umeå School of Architecture | Henning Larsen Architects + White Arkitekter

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• October 2, 2010 • Comments (0)

Umeå School of Architecture was inaugurated in late September. The school forms part of the Arts Campus at Umeå University, which will also comprise the new Art Museum and the Academy of Fine Arts, both designed by Henning Larsen Architects and White Arkitekter. The building appears cubic with larch facades and square windows placed in […]

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