Category: Architecture

Family House in Cernošice \ Grido

Family House in Cernošice \ Grido

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• January 6, 2013 • Comments (0)

The 5+1 room detached house is located in the residential area of a small town close to Prague. Its narrow and sloping site is shaping the building. The form gently follows the contours of the slope in order to maximize the connection of interior with exterior. Lining up the rooms of the house along the […]

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Viktoria - Multi-purpose building \ Grido

Viktoria – Multi-purpose building \ Grido

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• January 6, 2013 • Comments (0)

At some point, every project is subject to compromise. A compromise between the developer’s requirements and the site’s potential, between the architect’s idea and the construction company’s abilities. Architecture is about finding a compromise. Multipurpose building Viktoria is located on a complicated site in Bratislava’s city center – at the frontier of two different worlds […]

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Elementary School in Velká Chuchle \ Grido

Elementary School in Velká Chuchle \ Grido

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• January 6, 2013 • Comments (0)

The new building adds 6 classrooms, toilets and dressing room to the existing school building dating from modern era of the last century. The old building represents an exemplary antetype of the school object. The new extension is designed to leave it its importance and endorse it by the shape. Though it respects the old […]

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Five AM gives shipping containers a second lease of life

Five AM gives shipping containers a second lease of life

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• January 5, 2013 • Comments (0)

At the end of 2012, printing office Drukta and mailing company Formail moved into their new building. Not a new build, but a former textile company’s warehouse, spanning 4.000 sqm. For their office space, both companies were looking for a solution which needed to fit their needs and budget. At the same time, they really […]

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H-House (Hyun Deok Jae) \ Sae Min Oh of bang by min emerging design group

H-House (Hyun Deok Jae) \ Sae Min Oh of bang by min emerging design group

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• January 5, 2013 • Comments (0)

South Korean design architect Sae Min Oh 0f bang by min emerging design group designed the H-House (Hyun Deok Jae). It was awarded ‘The 30th Seoul Architecture Prize in 2012’ and ‘Korea Interior Design Best Awards 2012’. Located at the alley of Seongbuk-dong where community of village has formed for a long time, ‘H-House’ is […]

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Senior Residence in Estepona \ Enrique Abascal Arquitectos

Senior Residence in Estepona \ Enrique Abascal Arquitectos

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• January 3, 2013 • Comments (0)

The intervention develops the necessary adaptions to reuse an old abandoned building like a senior residence. We propose a better relation between the garden-courtyard space and the building by itself, and the improvement of the principal access. We facilitate the movements in the parcel with clarity for its users. The access to the hall is […]

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Jarego House \ CVDB arquitectos

Jarego House \ CVDB arquitectos

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• January 1, 2013 • Comments (0)

The 2 storey house is located on an 8 x 40 meters (24 x 120 feet) lot in the historical urban fabric of the city of Cartaxo, Portugal. It presents itself as a white volume over a transparent ground floor. A central patio and a garden allow the light to enter the different spaces of […]

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3M House \ Destilat architecture

3M House \ Destilat architecture

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• December 29, 2012 • Comments (1)

SITUATION The woodside property which slopes down steeply to the Danube lies at the foot of the Pöstlingberg – surrounded by woods, fields and orchards – at the end of the settlement street. The forest protection zone and the development plan only allow the building to be situated in the north-eastern part of the property. […]

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SERVICES BUILDING in Nautical sports area \ Enrique Abascal Arquitectos

SERVICES BUILDING in Nautical sports area \ Enrique Abascal Arquitectos

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• December 28, 2012 • Comments (0)

The port of Barbate, a few miles from Cape Trafalgar, is the nearest sheltered point in the coast near the western side of the Strait of Gibraltar, and anchorage area prior to pass of the strait. In the western side of the port is situated the nautical-sports area, based on docks that protect the sea […]

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Rastar R&D Headquarters \ Nomad Office Architects

Rastar R&D Headquarters \ Nomad Office Architects

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• December 28, 2012 • Comments (0)

NOA is commissioned to design the R&D headquarters for Rastar. In collaboration with Greendwell, the design takes an environmental approach from the beginning to drive building form and envelope design, the objective is to optimize building performance and human comfort in the context. Unlike the conventional large and deep office floor plate in the industrial […]

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