Category: Architecture

Single Family House in Rue de Nice \ Beckmann-N'Thepe Architects

Single Family House in Rue de Nice \ Beckmann-N’Thepe Architects

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• September 23, 2012 • Comments (0)

Designed by Beckmann-N’Thepe Architects, this is a three-storey private house with basement, facing east/north-east on the rue de Nice and west/sout-west across its courtyard. It is clad in puttycoloured concrete from top to bottom, which makes it look as if it is cut from a single block. Its colour, echoing that of the stone or […]

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Stedelijk Museum opened by the Queen Beatrix

Stedelijk Museum opened by the Queen Beatrix

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• September 23, 2012 • Comments (0)

The new levitated superstructure contains exhibition space, a restaurant, a shop and the new entrance. Arup is responsible for the structural design and the lighting design. Designed by Benthem Crouwel Architects, the new building, popularly called ‘the Bath Tub’, adds over 9,000m2 to the historic museum building. This includes programme space as well as 3,400m2 […]

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Architects Association Headquarters Competition: 2nd Prize \ lab07 + JMV Architects

Architects Association Headquarters Competition: 2nd Prize \ lab07 + JMV Architects

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• September 19, 2012 • Comments (0)

The Architects’ Association of the State of Veracruz launched an open architectural design competition for its headquarters to be located in the city of Cordoba. The mission of the Architect’s Association in Mexico is to promote the architectural profession developed within the highest standards of legal, moral, and responsible practice while promoting professional development, public […]

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New Entrance building Jaarbeurs \ Liong Lie architects

New Entrance building Jaarbeurs \ Liong Lie architects

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• September 18, 2012 • Comments (0)

Jaarbeurs Utrecht is taking its first steps in building a new Entrance in collaboration with Liong Lie architects. With the development of a wonderful new space, named the Galaxy and a new Entrance, the Jaarbeurs gets an innovative and contemporary appearance. With the aim to create a sustainable society Liong Lie architects believe in creating […]

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Offices Blaak 8 Rotterdam \ GROUP A

Offices Blaak 8 Rotterdam \ GROUP A

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• September 18, 2012 • Comments (0)

Recently the new office building Blaak 8 in the center of Rotterdam was completed, after which the organisation of Stedin has moved into the premises. Commissioned by real-estate developer Blauwhoed, GROUP A has in collaboration with Dreissen architects designed the building. Massing and Program This prominent and dynamic area along the Blaak in Rotterdam, has […]

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Niu House \ Yoshihiro Yamamoto of YYAA

Niu House \ Yoshihiro Yamamoto of YYAA

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• September 18, 2012 • Comments (0)

The site is located at the very end of the residential section developed in the 1970s in Nara, Japan. There are homogeneous prefabricated houses in one side, and ancient Japanese-styled houses and rich nature spread in another side. It is the typical site of Nara. We planned a new residence for young husband and wife. […]

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MOMAT Pavilion by Studio Mumbai

MOMAT Pavilion by Studio Mumbai

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• September 18, 2012 • Comments (0)

Studio Mumbai recently has completed the Pavilion at MOMAT (The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo).

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MET Studio creates EDF brand experience exhibit for the London 2012 Games

MET Studio creates EDF brand experience exhibit for the London 2012 Games

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• September 16, 2012 • Comments (0)

Leading experiential design agency MET Studio has created an exciting 3D brand experience exhibit for EDF, the official partner of and electricity supplier to the Olympic and Paralympic Games, housed in a purpose-built Pavilion (designed by architects Schmidhuber) within the London 2012 Olympic Park. MET Studio joined a team of leading European creatives on the […]

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Kilden Performing Arts Centre \ ALA Architects

Kilden Performing Arts Centre \ ALA Architects

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• September 16, 2012 • Comments (0)

The monumental, abstract shape of the wall, which is made of local oak wood, separates fantasy from reality. When the audience enters the building, they move from a natural landscape into the realm of the perform-ing arts. ALA Architects The Kilden Performing Arts Centre in Kristiansand by the young Finnish office ALA Architects represents this […]

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Los Gatos Library \ Noll & Tam architects

Los Gatos Library \ Noll & Tam architects

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• September 15, 2012 • Comments (0)

Nestled at the foot of a wooded hillside, the two-story, 30,250-square-foot Los Gatos Library provides a visual connection between the Town’s historic Pageant Park and the adjacent Civic Center. The design concept is based on the lantern, which in architectural terms suggests an open, light-filled structure. Daytime illumination optimizes the use of natural daylight, with […]

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