Category: Architecture

IXSIR  Winery \ Raed Abillama Architects

IXSIR Winery \ Raed Abillama Architects

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• September 14, 2013 • Comments (3)

A living spine of revealed processes and experiences, in strict to the wine making process, debuts from within the existing, resorted, 140 year old house, to flow within the layered functional spaces of the wine factory as a exhibited living wine making body. Integrated within the green thick skin of the Basbina outskirts, in a […]

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10x10x10 House \ 123DV architecture

10x10x10 House \ 123DV architecture

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• September 14, 2013 • Comments (0)

Cube island is a suburb in Leidsche Rijn (the centre of the Netherlands) where all the houses are designed as cubes. The idea behind the 10x10x10 House is to create maximum spacious experience within a simple cube shape. The floorplan of three stories is divided in a narrow long zone of 2,5 x 9,5 meters […]

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Secret Garden \ Constantinos Kalisperas Architectural Studio

Secret Garden \ Constantinos Kalisperas Architectural Studio

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• September 14, 2013 • Comments (0)

The proposed house is situated in the outer suburbs of Nicosia surrounded by the endless tranquility of the majestic agricultural terrains. Inspired by the existing topography of the area, form and landscape interweave into one hybrid structure, allowing for multi-layered programme, views and landscape to co-exist harmoniously. The proposal was perceived, taking into consideration the […]

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Arsenal B47 / transformation by Ralph Germann architectes

Arsenal B47 / transformation by Ralph Germann architectes

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• September 14, 2013 • Comments (0)

The owner of the arsenal wanted to convert this former Swiss army building, constructed during the Second World War, into a habitable space. Architect Ralph Germann’s transformation involved inserting a glass cube into the old structure, an option which meant he didn’t have to touch the patina of the walls, and was able to preserve […]

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Leaf Facade in Mayfair \ Squire and Partners

Leaf Facade in Mayfair \ Squire and Partners

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• September 14, 2013 • Comments (0)

Squire and Partners have completed a private house in Mayfair, London, featuring a striking bespoke leaf facade which mirrors an established Virginia Creeper on a facing building on Curzon Street. The project involved the retention of an existing 18th century façade facing Waverton Street, and the design of a new building comprising three linked volumes […]

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House D Nuglar \ HHF Architects

House D Nuglar \ HHF Architects

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• September 12, 2013 • Comments (0)

The view is one of a kind. You might imagine you‘re in South America or upstate New York, and it is really hard to believe that Basel is just 25 minutes away. As the last house to be built in Nuglar, in the canton of Solothurn, House D is privileged. It is oriented parallel to […]

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Guest House Ancram \ HHF Architects and Ai Weiwei

Guest House Ancram \ HHF Architects and Ai Weiwei

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• September 11, 2013 • Comments (0)

Three years after completion of the main house, the owners of the Tsai Residence approached the HHF team and Ai Weiwei to commission a guesthouse. The guesthouse brief posited three main elements: a bedroom, a workroom and a gallery for the two collectors’ art. One simple and highly effective gesture – a Y-shaped ground plan […]

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House in Kamihachiman \ Naoko Horibe

House in Kamihachiman \ Naoko Horibe

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• September 11, 2013 • Comments (1)

Japanese architect Naoko Horibe has completed the house in Kamihachiman. The challenge in this design was to enable a comfortable, open lifestyle despite the fact that the building site is surrounded by other homes lined up uniformly on a street running along their south side. The architects chose not to place windows on the southern […]

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SSST University Interior \ Firma d.o.o.

SSST University Interior \ Firma d.o.o.

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• September 11, 2013 • Comments (0)

Interior of the SSST University (Sarajevo School of Science and Technology) expresses our idea of balancing between institutional character of the building’s exterior, on one hand, and students’ requirements for a stimulating learning atmosphere, on the other. Our principle goal was to create an identity that is inspiring and dynamic, but at the same time […]

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NU Office with highest LEED Platinum score

NU Office with highest LEED Platinum score

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• September 11, 2013 • Comments (0)

The first phase of the NU Office building complex North of Munich City Center resulted in a LEED record score! Designed by Architect Falk von Tettenborn the complex is being built by the property developer Hubert Haupt. The first building was completed in 2012 and the qualification process by the US Green Building Council The […]

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