Category: Architecture

Haraldsplass Hospital \ C. F. Møller Architects

Haraldsplass Hospital \ C. F. Møller Architects

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• May 31, 2012 • Comments (1)

An innovative approach to hospital design A whole new kind of hospital – that is how the jury described the winning proposal by C. F. Møller Architects for a new 10,000 m2 ward building for Haraldsplass Hospital in Bergen, Norway. Gone are the traditional hospital corridors, to be replaced by open common areas and efficient […]

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100 Mile House by JPP Architekci / Luk Studio

100 Mile House by JPP Architekci / Luk Studio

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• May 24, 2012 • Comments (2)

JPP Architekci / Luk Studio have recently designed 100 mile house. The idea In terms of form and functionality the final project decision was due to the following factors: the size of a typical plot on the outskirts of Vancouver, the urban context and the functionality program for a family of four. The main idea […]

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3XN architects wins competition for Main Hospital of Copenhagen

3XN architects wins competition for Main Hospital of Copenhagen

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• May 24, 2012 • Comments (0)

A team of 3XN architects, Aarhus Architects, Nickl & Partner Architechten, Grontmij and Kirstine Jensen Studio has won the prestigious competition for the expansion of Copenhagen’s main hospital, Rigshospitalet, which is expected to be completed in early 2017. The winning proposal for the 76,000 m2 extension of Copenhagen’s most centrally located hospital ensures efficient and […]

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House C \ ABIBOO Architecture

House C \ ABIBOO Architecture

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• May 22, 2012 • Comments (1)

House C is raised as an introvert – extrovert element and at the same time rooted to its territory. It is open for visitors but at the same time keeps with wary spaces for privacy and reflection. It has duality in the forms and the global functioning of the building. The house is organized around […]

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Connecting Riads \ AQSO arquitectos office

Connecting Riads \ AQSO arquitectos office

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• May 21, 2012 • Comments (0)

The project is located on the east side of Anfa district, a downtown historic area in the vicinity of an old airport to be demolished. The plot is situated between the Gran Theatre boulevard and a residential area composed of low buildings and an urban park. The scheme is solved conceptually as a continuous block […]

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Green Climate Fund Headquarters \ Laboratory for Visionary Architecture

Green Climate Fund Headquarters \ Laboratory for Visionary Architecture

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• May 21, 2012 • Comments (1)

The Federal Republic of Germany chose the multinational firm Laboratory for Visionary Architecture [LAVA] as the designers for their bid to host the Secretariat of the Green Climate Fund [GCF] in Bonn. LAVA’s design for the headquarters of the GCF is ‘an ecological model project’ and demonstrates their motto: ‘green is the new black’. The […]

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Vallée de Joux \ Atelier d'architecture Ralph Germann

Vallée de Joux \ Atelier d’architecture Ralph Germann

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• May 20, 2012 • Comments (1)

Atelier d’architecture Ralph Germann recently have completed Vallée de Joux. Secret land for some, the land of the wolf for others, both wild and super industrialized, the Vallée de Joux intrigues, fascinates or repels… Roger Guignard, Journalist and editor of « Vallée de Joux, Une île à l’envers » It is in respect of that […]

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Xieira House II by A2+ Arquitectos | Photography of FG+SG

Xieira House II by A2+ Arquitectos | Photography of FG+SG

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• May 19, 2012 • Comments (0)

Portuguese photography studio FG+SG shared with us their latest work of Xieira House II which was designed by A2+ Arquitectos. Implemented in a slender lot from north to south, the project born with the aim of building a dwelling with a single floor. The typology was defined according to the best sunlight, as this is […]

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SCHOLLGLAS: The Crystal by Schmidt Hammer Lassen Architects

SCHOLLGLAS: The Crystal by Schmidt Hammer Lassen Architects

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• May 19, 2012 • Comments (0)

Highly insulating. Crystal clear. Safe. Copenhagen’s new architectural highlight ‘The Crystal’ creates intricate light effects with SCHOLLGLAS products In Copenhagen, while industrial and logistics companies are increasingly relocating to suburban areas of the city as a result of economic change, the attractive city-centre areas around the harbour are becoming service sector hubs. The Danish Nykredit […]

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Arnhem Central Platforms \ UNStudio

Arnhem Central Platforms \ UNStudio

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• May 19, 2012 • Comments (0)

On the train station level a new 4th platform has been added and all the platform roofs have been replaced. The design concept for the new platform roofs provides a sense of light and space. Large roof lights, which together with the structural spans, add to a positive experience of the transfer platforms and surroundings. […]

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