Category: Architecture

North Carolina Museum of Art Sculpture Park Pavilion \ Tonic Design

North Carolina Museum of Art Sculpture Park Pavilion \ Tonic Design

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• October 20, 2012 • Comments (1)

The pavilion is an outdoor classroom and component of the North Carolina Museum of Art’s Sculpture Park. The structure is wrapped in varying widths of horizontal, perforated metal bands, which offer experiences that change with the seasons, the light, and the vantage point of the viewer The pavilion’s metallic “skin” reflects its natural surroundings by […]

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Chiles Residence \ Tonic Design

Chiles Residence \ Tonic Design

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• October 19, 2012 • Comments (0)

The modern 3500-square-foot house was designed and built for art collectors John and Molly Chiles. It was constructed on the bones of an old modern, steel-framed and wood-paneled house overlooking Crabtree Creek in Raleigh, NC, that was abandoned in the 1960s.The original house was in terrible shape: Its wood walls and floors, camouflaged by kudzu […]

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Daegu Gosan Public Library \ MenoMenoPiu Architects

Daegu Gosan Public Library \ MenoMenoPiu Architects

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• October 17, 2012 • Comments (1)

Daegu Gosan Public Library will be one of the new symbols of the Daegu Metropolitan City’s new policy direction. The aim of the city management, as well as the goal of our project, is to create small community for local users. The idea of a project on a diagonal axe comes from the concept of […]

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Haus am Weinberg \ UNStudio

Haus am Weinberg \ UNStudio

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• October 17, 2012 • Comments (0)

UNStudio recently has completed the Haus am Weinberg. The house is located in a setting that is at one time rural, yet suburban. The location of the villa affords pastoral views of the stepped terraces of an ancient hillside vineyard on one side and cityscape vistas on the other. The inner circulation, organisation of the […]

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10 selected  winning designs of A' Design Award and Competition

10 selected winning designs of A’ Design Award and Competition

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• October 16, 2012 • Comments (2)

A’ Design Award & Competition aims to highlight the excellent qualifications of best design every year, here are the selected 10 award winning designs that we like. …… [ripple] Club House by Kris Lin This is a high-end club is located in Chengdu, China. The overall style is a new style of Orientalism based on […]

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Piratininga Sao Paulo \ OODA

Piratininga Sao Paulo \ OODA

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• October 15, 2012 • Comments (0)

In Sao Paulo, OODA were invited to design an iconic high-rise with 40 stories. The challenge was to merge in just one whole both tourist apartments and luxury residences with plenty of common spaces, gardens and sightseeings. + Project facts Piratininga Sao Paulo Sao Paulo, Brazil, 2012 Team: Diogo Brito, Rodrigo Vilas-Boas, Francisco Lencastre, Duarte […]

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Timeless Cube - National Museum of Afghanistan \ Matteo Cainer Architects

Timeless Cube – National Museum of Afghanistan \ Matteo Cainer Architects

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• October 13, 2012 • Comments (1)

The construction of the Afghan museum celebrates the richness of Afghanistan’s cultural heritage and the spirit of its peoples. In a nation devastated by war, the wealth of its cultural background and the spirit of its peoples are embodied here. In spite of the years of conflict and turmoil, the underlying strengths of the country […]

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Kuttham restaurant \ Estudio 257

Kuttham restaurant \ Estudio 257

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• October 10, 2012 • Comments (4)

Kuttham restaurant its located at Jesus Garcia avenue wich has become an excellent spot for food services in the past 5 years. The original building works as a grocery store that has been providing its services for more than 15 years, however the client wants to give a 360 degrees spin to his business turning […]

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Space Group / Superunion won the competition for Ruten in Sandnes with the proposal "Lysning"

Space Group / Superunion won the competition for Ruten in Sandnes with the proposal “Lysning”

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• October 9, 2012 • Comments (1)

As the Central Park in New York was built before the Manhattan grid was condensed around it – RUTEN has remained as a buffer in the urban development in anticipation of something bigger. Sandnes’ historic center was a small-scaled urban structure with the country’s longest shopping street. The new district by the waterfront has another […]

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Park Hyatt Hyderabad \ Hirsch Bedner Associates

Park Hyatt Hyderabad \ Hirsch Bedner Associates

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• October 4, 2012 • Comments (0)

HBA continues their rich tradition of integrating faraway cultures with the height of modern luxury with the design of the Park Hyatt Hyderabad. The contemporary, international hotel is situated only minutes from the city’s banking and financial district and represents top of the line luxury to an emerging location. The most distinguishable design feature in […]

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