Category: Architecture

Hanjie Wanda Square in Wuhan \ UNStudio

Hanjie Wanda Square in Wuhan \ UNStudio

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• May 19, 2012 • Comments (1)

Hanjie Wanda Square is a new luxury shopping plaza located in the Wuhan Central Culture Centre, one of the most important areas of Wuhan City. The multifunctional organisation of the master plan – which includes cultural and tourist facilities as well as commercial, office and residential components – acts as an attractor to the area […]

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Video: Elements by William Kaven Architecture

Video: Elements by William Kaven Architecture

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• May 17, 2012 • Comments (0)

William Kaven Architecture announces release of Elements, a short film by Creative Director Daniel Kaven, that was lensed at one of the acclaimed design studio’s dwellings under construction on a dramatic perch in rural Mosier, Oregon. The picture which runs 1m 15s, visually explores Elements in the context of the Columbia River Gorge, an 80 […]

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Kokaistudios wins competition to design Tsinghua Law Library Building

Kokaistudios wins competition to design Tsinghua Law Library Building

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• May 17, 2012 • Comments (0)

Kokaistudios has been announced as the winner competition for the new Tsinghua University Law Library located in Beijing, China. The proposal stands out amount the final 5 competing firms including ECUC, RTKL, Zaha Hadid Architects and Zhubo Design Group. The project proposes a reflection on the role of void in structuring functions and programs within […]

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La Peña House \ R-ZERO Arquitectos

La Peña House \ R-ZERO Arquitectos

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• May 17, 2012 • Comments (2)

Sited in Valle de Bravo on a property of 1117 square meters, this house is a project at the bottom of the cliff that highlights and frames the beautiful great lake views from within. Due to the irregular ground where it is located, it has been solved in three levels to also blend into the […]

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U27 Office Building \ Park Associati

U27 Office Building \ Park Associati

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• May 12, 2012 • Comments (0)

In January 2012, Milanofiori 2000 srl began work on the building known as U27, that is due for completion and handover to Nestlé Italiana Spa in December 2013. The architectural design by Park Associati is based on an analytical approach to the articulated system of access to the Milanofiori Nord area, the pedestrian walkways and […]

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Widlund House \ Claesson Koivisto Rune

Widlund House \ Claesson Koivisto Rune

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• May 12, 2012 • Comments (0)

Claesson Koivisto Rune have recently completed the Widlund House in Sandvik, Öland, Sweden. + Architect: Claesson Koivisto Rune + Photographer: Åke E.son Lindman   + All images and drawings courtesy Claesson Koivisto Rune | Photo by Åke E.son Lindman

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Swiss Clockwork Embassy \ Matteo Cainer Architects

Swiss Clockwork Embassy \ Matteo Cainer Architects

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• May 12, 2012 • Comments (0)

This is the competition entry by Matteo Cainer Architects for the Swiss Clockwork Embassy in Cameroon. The design of the new Swiss Embassy in Yaoundé pays tribute to its renewed presence in the Cameroon and a respect for the uniqueness of the site. The resulting proposal is an elegant ensemble that encapsulates the identity and self-image […]

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Para Todos \ SHROFFLEoN

Para Todos \ SHROFFLEoN

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• May 10, 2012 • Comments (0)

India-based SHROFFLEoN has recently designed the Para Todos, a housing block in Lima, Peru. ParaTodos obsesses over optimization. Optimization of land, of views, of the context, and most importantly optimization of real estate values. Seeking to maximize both inherent and juxtaposed potentials, the project initiates development through the formation of typological clusters, each exhibiting its […]

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Senior High School Neulengbach \ SHIBUKAWA EDER Architects

Senior High School Neulengbach \ SHIBUKAWA EDER Architects

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• May 10, 2012 • Comments (3)

The main design theme of this school is the merging of the inside and outside space. The school offers various types of outdoor gardens and roof terraces for different activities. The six small courtyards on the ground floor are spatially and visually connected to the two large courtyards on the first floors. As a result […]

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PH3 House \ T38 studio + Pablo Casals-Aguirre

PH3 House \ T38 studio + Pablo Casals-Aguirre

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• May 9, 2012 • Comments (0)

On an infill site, PH3 isolates itself from the context, a gated community in Tijuana mostly made up of California style mcmansions. It is a 3 layer structure that is set on the street side of the sloping site, shifting towards the back in both scale and openness. Closing itself to the street for privacy, […]

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