Category: Architecture

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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Messequartier housing project \ Pernthaler Architekt

Messequartier housing project \ Pernthaler Architekt

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• March 25, 2013 • Comments (0)

Pernthaler Architekt as recently finished his latest project in Graz / Austria (Unesco City of Design). The “Messequartier“- housing project represents an essential contribution to the issues of living in city’s centres and their re-densification. Highest quality in urbanistic, architectural and functional terms has been achieved through a well-balanced mix of functions and the regard […]

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Chinese Coin House \ Juan Carlos Menacho Durán

Chinese Coin House \ Juan Carlos Menacho Durán

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• March 23, 2013 • Comments (2)

The sky is round and the earth is square. The supreme manifestation of the universal dialectic is the sky and earth, paired as a couple. In between both, lies man. This house inspires security and balance through its square form. Immersed in a round base, it inspires creativity and harmony from the sky. These two […]

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Winners eVolo 2013 Skyscraper Competition

Winners eVolo 2013 Skyscraper Competition

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• March 23, 2013 • Comments (0)

eVolo Magazine is pleased to announce the winners of the 2013 Skyscraper Competition. The award was established in 2006 to recognize outstanding ideas for vertical living. Since then, the publication has received more than 5,000 projects that envision the future of building high. These ideas, through the novel use of technology, materials, programs, aesthetics, and […]

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Kirkpatrick Oil Hennessey \ Elliott + Associates Architects

Kirkpatrick Oil Hennessey \ Elliott + Associates Architects

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• March 23, 2013 • Comments (0)

Elliott + Associates Architects recently has completed a headquarters office for an oil company (Kirkpatrick Oil Hennessey) in Oklahoma City, USA. Site History: The Kirkpatrick family began oil exploration in the 1920’s when John Kirkpatrick’s father-in-law, M.B. Blake, drilled their first well. John then founded Kirkpatrick Oil in 1950. Kirkpatrick Oil has been active in the Hennessey […]

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La Valentina Station \ David Baker + Partners

La Valentina Station \ David Baker + Partners

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• March 22, 2013 • Comments (0)

For more than two decades, a high-crime light-rail stop at a toxic empty lot; now, a sustainable affordable housing development and new gateway to downtown. This new affordable rental building remediates a toxic site, bolsters important local electrical and storm-water infrastructure, and brings compact transit oriented homes to a neglected area. The project provides 63 […]

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Office building for VINCI Immobilier d'entreprise & NEXITY Entreprises \ Mateo architects

Office building for VINCI Immobilier d’entreprise & NEXITY Entreprises \ Mateo architects

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• March 20, 2013 • Comments (0)

When addressing this project for an office building, we started off by thinking about the entire city block as a series of buildings with spaces between them to introduce light and air into the empty space. In this way we began to see the building as a mass that formed Rue Emile Zola, like a […]

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United Bank \ Söhne & Partner Architekten + BET architects

United Bank \ Söhne & Partner Architekten + BET architects

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• March 19, 2013 • Comments (0)

Söhne & Partner Architekten in collobration with BET architects from Ethiopia to design the United Bank Building in Addis Ababa.

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Hypernuit Offices \ h2o architectes

Hypernuit Offices \ h2o architectes

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• March 17, 2013 • Comments (0)

h2o architectes shared with us their recent project of Hypernuit Offices. The project takes place on the ground floor of a building of flats, behind a large window looking out onto the Clignancourt street. The office space to create has a single orientation; it is a well-lit, plainly treated  volume with a  simple geometry.  The […]

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Six unique projects win Western Red Cedar Architectural Design Awards

Six unique projects win Western Red Cedar Architectural Design Awards

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• March 17, 2013 • Comments (1)

Six winners of the Western Red Cedar Architectural Design Awards demonstrated innovation, stylistic range and an aesthetic design that expressed building structures and surfaces across new construction and renovation projects. For the competition, architects entered commercial, residential and other building projects that included community centers, medical facilities, university buildings, churches and private residences. Projects were […]

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